About “Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)”
“Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)” is a hidden song by John Cougar Mellencamp from his album Big Daddy.
“Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)” was originally recorded by the American rock band The Hombres and released in 1967. It is the band’s most well-known and successful song, reaching the Top 40 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and was also released on their full-length album Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out).
The Hombres formed in Memphis, Tennessee and consisted of band members Bill Cunningham, B.B. Cunningham Jr., Jerry Lee Masters, and Gary Wayne McEwen.
About Big Daddy
Big Daddy is the twelfth studio album by American singer-songwriter John Cougar Mellencamp, released in 1989. The album marked a departure from Mellencamp’s previous sound, incorporating elements of folk, blues, and rock to create a more introspective and mature collection of songs.
With tracks like “Jackie Brown,” “Pop Singer,” and “Void in My Heart,” Mellencamp delves into themes of love, loss, and the struggles of everyday life, capturing the essence of the working-class spirit he is known for. The album showcases Mellencamp’s heartfelt and evocative songwriting, with his raspy vocals and raw delivery adding an authentic touch to the music.
Big Daddy represents a creative and artistic evolution for Mellencamp, showcasing his ability to explore different musical styles while maintaining his distinctive sound. It’s a powerful and introspective album that resonates with listeners, showcasing Mellencamp’s talent for storytelling and his ability to capture the essence of the human experience.
How to find “Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)”
On CD: Go directly to track #12
Listen to “Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out)”
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