We Can Do It (album)

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We Can Do It
We Can Do It Rubettes.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 1975
Genre Pop rock, rock & roll
Length38:07
44:25 (with bonus tracks)
Label State Records/Polydor Records
Producer Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington
The Rubettes chronology
Wear It's 'At
(1974)
We Can Do It
(1975)
Rubettes
(1975)

We Can Do It is the second studio album by the English pop band The Rubettes, released on the State Records label in March 1975. [1] The album reached no 41 in the UK charts and contained two UK top 10 hits – "I Can Do It" and "Juke Box Jive". [2]

Contents

In 1992, Dice Records (France) released the Rubettes' first two albums (Wear It's 'At and We Can Do It) as a double CD set. [3] In 2015, Caroline Records released the album We Can Do It, including two bonus tracks, as part of a box CD set of the Rubettes' first five studio albums. [4]

Track listing

Side 1
  1. "I Can Do It" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 3:21
  2. "The Sha-Na-Na-Na Song" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 2:59
  3. "Something's Coming Over Me" (Bill Hurd) – 2:39
  4. "The Family Affair" (Bill Hurd) – 2:48
  5. "It's Just Make Believe" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 3:17
  6. "Dance To The Rock 'n' Roll" (Mick Clarke) – 3:21
Side 2
  1. "Juke Box Jive" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 3:00
  2. "Don't Do It Baby" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 3:44
  3. "I'll Always Love You" (Mick Clarke) – 3:40
  4. "At The High School Hop Tonight" (Wayne Bickerton, Tony Waddington) – 2:42
  5. "Wo Goddam Blues" (John Richardson, Alan Williams) – 3:01
  6. "Beggar Man" (John Richardson, Alan Williams) – 3:35 [5]

2015 CD bonus tracks

13. "When You're Falling In Love" (John Richardson, Alan Williams) – 3:02 [6]
14. "If You've Got The Time" (John Richardson, Alan Williams) – 3:16 [7] [4]
NB: Track times taken from 2015 CD

Singles

1. "Juke Box Jive" b/w "When You're Falling in Love" – November 1974 – UK No. 3 [8]
2. "I Can Do It" b/w "If You've Got The Time" – March 1975 – UK No. 7 [1] [9]

Rubettes personnel

Publishers (Including Bonus Tracks)

Production and credits

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