Crazy Little Thing Called Love

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"Crazy Little Thing Called Love"
Single by Queen
from the album The Game
  • 5 October 1979 (UK)[1]
  • 7 December 1979 (US)
RecordedJune–July 1979
StudioMusicland (Munich, Germany)
Songwriter(s)Freddie Mercury
Queen UK singles chronology
"Love of My Life"
"Crazy Little Thing Called Love"
"Save Me"
Queen US singles chronology
"We Will Rock You"
"Crazy Little Thing Called Love"
"Play the Game"
Music video
"Crazy Little Thing Called Love" at YouTube

"Crazy Little Thing Called Love" is a 1979 song by Queen and is taken from their eighth studio album The Game (1980). It went to number 1 in Australia, Canada, the Netherlands and the United States, number 2 in Ireland, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, number 3 in Belgium and South Africa, number 5 in Switzerland, number 8 in Norway, number 9 in Austria and number 13 in Germany. It has been covered by Dwight Yoakam.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Queen singles".
  2. Crouse, Richard (1998). Who Wrote The Book of Love?. Doubleday Canada. ISBN 978-0385257329.
  3. Bogdanov, Vladimir (2003). All Music Guide to Country: The Definitive Guide to Country Music. Backbeat Books. p. 368. ISBN 978-0879307608.
  4. July 2016, Paul Elliott 13 (13 July 2016). "Every song on Queen's Greatest Hits, ranked from worst to best". loudersound. Retrieved 2020-05-30.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)