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Lay It Down (Magnapop song)

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A-side  "Lay It Down"
Format  Compact Disc, 12"
Released  1994 (1994)
Genre  Pop punk
B-side  "Slowly, Slowly" "The Crush" "Piece of Cake"
Recorded  August 1993, Pedernales Recording Studio, Austin, Texas, United States and Bosstown Studios, Atlanta, Georgia, United States (mixing)

"Lay It Down" is a 1994 single by Magnapop from the album Hot Boxing, released by Play It Again Sam Records on CD (catalogue number 450.0267.22 - BIAS 267 CD) and 12" gramophone record (450.0267.30 - BIAS 267.) A promo CD edition was released by Priority Records as DPRO 50820. A live recording of the song appears on the German edition of 2005's Mouthfeel and the song also appears on 1993's Kiss My Mouth. A music video was created for the song in 1994.


The song topped the De Afrekening poll in 1994.

Track listing

All songs written by Linda Hopper and Ruthie Morris

  1. "Lay It Down" – 3:03
  2. "Slowly, Slowly" – 3:41
  3. "The Crush" – 3:20
  4. "Piece of Cake" – 2:48


  • Linda Hopper – lead vocals
  • David McNair – drums
  • Ruthie Morris – lead guitar
  • Shannon Mulvaney – bass guitar
  • Production staff
  • David Collins – remastering at A&M Studios
  • Valerie Raimonde – design
  • Ruth Leitman – art direction, photography
  • Bob Mould – production
  • Jim Wilson – engineering
  • References

    Lay It Down (Magnapop song) Wikipedia