2007
Label: Snapper Music - SNAP 291 CD,Charly Records - SNAP 291 CD • Format: CD Album, Compilation • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Rockabilly
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There's a reason for that. Sam Phillips rushed the album out after Perkins left Sun for Columbia inwhich was two years after "Blue Suede Shoes" was a hit, so Perkins not only didn't have a big single in the charts -- "Pink Pedal Pushers," his last for Sun, stalled at 91 on the pop charts Glad All Over - Carl Perkins - Dance Album Of Carl Perkins but the label released it more as a cash-in than anything, and it never made much of an impact on the charts.

That's not bad for a greatest-hits album, but Dance Album is a hits album only in retrospect, after those tunes became standards. Combined, these tracks provided some of the toughest, rawest rockabilly, powered by Perkins ' dynamic, gutsy guitar and Breaks My Back - Jerry Cantrell - Boggy Depot voice.

Much of the rest of the record cruises by at the same speed -- the two-step tribute "Tennessee," the bopping "Your True Love," the speedy rockabilly blues cover "Right String, Wrong Yo Yo" -- slowing down for the pure Tokyo - Shoala - Tokyo of "Sure to Fall" and a version of the Platters ' "Only You" that turns it down-home.

These may be the only two changes of pace, either in tempo or in style, but they give the album both range and a little bit of breathing room.

But what really makes Dance Album a classic is that pure, hard-charging rockabilly that captures the genius of Perkins and is every bit as raw, energetic, and rocking decades after its release as it was at the time. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Blues Classical Country. Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Glad All Over - Carl Perkins - Dance Album Of Carl Perkins . Sexy Trippy All Moods.

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