The Works (Queen album)

The Works
Studio album by Queen
Released27 February 1984
RecordedAugust 1983 – January 1984 at The Record Plant, Los Angeles, California and Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany
LabelEMI/Parlophone; Capitol, Hollywood Records (US)
ProducerQueen and Mack
Queen chronology
Hot Space
(1982)Hot Space1982
The Works
A Kind of Magic
(1986)A Kind of Magic1986
Singles from The Works
  1. "Radio Ga Ga"
    Released: 23 January 1984
  2. "I Want to Break Free"
    Released: 2 April 1984
  3. "It's a Hard Life"
    Released: 16 July 1984
  4. "Hammer to Fall"
    Released: 10 September 1984
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[1]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars[3]
Sounds3/4 stars[4]

The Works is a 1984 pop/rock album by English band Queen. It was the band's eleventh studio album.

Track listing

Side one
No. TitleWriter(s) Length
1. " Radio Ga Ga"   Roger Taylor 5:44
2. "Tear It Up"  Brian May 3:28
3. " It's a Hard Life"  Freddie Mercury 4:08
4. "Man on the Prowl"  Mercury 3:28
Side two
No. TitleWriter(s) Length
5. "Machines (Or 'Back to Humans')"  May, Taylor 5:10
6. " I Want to Break Free"  John Deacon 3:20
7. "Keep Passing the Open Windows"  Mercury 5:21
8. " Hammer to Fall"  May 4:28
9. "Is This the World We Created...?"  Mercury, May 2:13
Bonus tracks (1991 Hollywood Records CD reissue)
No. TitleWriter(s) Length
10. "I Go Crazy" (Original B-side)May 3:42
11. "Radio Ga Ga" (Extended Version)Taylor 6:50
12. "I Want to Break Free" (Extended Mix)Deacon 7:12
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