Product Code: SBP 237700
Artist: Men at Work
Origin: New Zealand
Label: CBS (1981)
Format: LP
Availability: In Stock
Cover: VG+
Record: VG+
Genre: Pop U

Business as Usual

Very smart vinyl with a good cover. Includes inner sleeve.

Business as Usual is the debut album of Australian pop rock band, Men at Work, which was released in November 1981 in Australia, and April 1982 in the United States. The group members were Greg Ham on flute, saxophone, keyboards and vocals; Colin Hay on vocals and guitar; John Rees on bass guitar; Jerry Speiser on drums and backing vocals; and Ron Strykert on lead guitar and vocals. It spent nine weeks at the top of the Australian Kent Music Report Albums Chart from December 1981 through to March 1982. The Australian version had a black and white cover design; overseas releases had a similar design but in a black and yellow colour scheme. Business as Usual was one of the most successful albums internationally by an Australian group.


A1 Who Can It Be Now? 3:21
A2 I Can See It In Your Eyes 3:28
A3 Down Under
Lyrics By – Colin HayMusic By – Hay*, Strykert*
A4 Underground 3:02
A5 Helpless Automaton
Lyrics By, Music By – Greg Ham
B1 People Just Love To Play With Words
Lyrics By, Music By – Ron Strykert
B2 Be Good Johnny
Lyrics By – Colin HayMusic By – Colin Hay, Greg Ham
B3 Touching The Untouchables
Lyrics By – Colin Hay, Ron StrykertMusic By – Ron Strykert
B4 Catch A Star 3:27
B5 Down By The Sea
Lyrics By – Colin HayMusic By – Hay*, Ham*, Speiser*, Strykert*