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Astro Lounge
Studio album by Smash Mouth
Released June 8, 1999
Recorded July 1998-April 1999 at H.O.S. Recording, Redwood City, CA
Genre Ska punk, Surf Rock, Pop Punk
Length 50:26
Label Interscope
Producer Eric Valentine
Professional reviews
Smash Mouth chronology
Fush Yu Mang
(1997)
Astro Lounge
(1999)
Smash Mouth
(2001)

Astro Lounge, released in 1999, is the second full length album from the Californian rock band Smash Mouth. It includes the single "All Star", which reached number four on the U.S. billboard Hot 100, and was also featured on the soundtrack to the movie Shrek (the song is played during the film's opening credits). The song also plays out over the last scene of the 1999 movie Mystery Men. Several other songs were released from the album, including "Waste" and "Then the Morning Comes".

Contents

Track listing

All tracks written by Greg Camp, unless otherwise noted.

  1. "Who's There" – 3:33
  2. "Diggin' Your Scene" – 3:10
  3. "I Just Wanna See" – 3:45 (Greg Camp, Paul De Lisle)
  4. "Waste" – 3:27
  5. "All Star" – 3:21
  6. "Satellite" – 3:39
  7. "Radio" – 3:21
  8. "Stoned" – 4:10
  9. "Then the Morning Comes" – 3:04
  10. "Road Man" – 2:31
  11. "Fallen Horses" – 4:06 (Greg Camp, Steve Harwell, Paul De Lisle, Kevin Coleman, Michael Klooster
  12. "Defeat You" – 3:54
  13. "Come On Come On" – 2:33 (Greg Camp, Steve Harwell)
  14. "Home" – 3:12
  15. "Can't Get Enough of You, Baby" – 2:30 (Sandy Linzer, Denny Randell)
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"Then the Morning Comes"

This song was used in a TV commercial by Nissan. It was Smash Mouth's first single to enter the Billboard charts, reaching number eight, though it was somewhat eclipsed by the success of "All Star" from the same album.

"Can't Get Enough of You, Baby"

Smash Mouth recorded "Can't Get Enough of You, Baby" in 1998 for the movie Can't Hardly Wait. The song is track two on the soundtrack.

"Can't Get Enough of You, Baby" was released as a single in 1998 and then later appeared on Astro Lounge. It was recorded by The Toys and The Four Seasons around the same time (neither band releasing the song as a single. It was quickly covered by Question Mark and the Mysterians and released as a single on Cameo-Parkway Records. Later it was recorded by The Colourfield. It was the last song on the album and also the shortest (by one second).

In early 2007, Pizza Hut aired a series of commercials featuring "Can't Get Enough of You, Baby" in the background.

"Road Man"

Afternoon drive personality Kenny Roda uses "Road Man" as a bumper for his radio show, heard in Cleveland, Ohio on ESPN 850 WKNR.

"Come on Come on"

This song was featured in a GAP commercial.

Sample clip

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