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Taking On the World

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Released  July 5, 1989
Producer  Kenny MacDonald
Artist  Gun
Label  A&M Records
Length  43:50
Taking On the World (1989)  Gallus (1992)
Release date  5 July 1989
Genre  Hard rock
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N/A  Taking On the World (1989)
Similar  Gun albums, Hard rock albums

Gun taking on the world

Taking on the World is the debut album from Scottish rock band Gun. The single 'Better days', taken from this album charted in the UK top 40.


"Better Days", "Inside Out", "Money (Everybody Loves Her)", "Taking On the World" and "Shame On You" all currently receive regular airplay on Scotland's 96.3 Rock Radio due to the station's support of Gun's reunion in 2007.

In September 2010, the album was included in Classic Rock magazine's list of the 150 Greatest Debut Albums of All Time.

Track listing

All songs written by Giuliano Gizzi and Mark Rankin.

  1. "Better Days" - 4:33
  2. "Feeling Within" - 4:41
  3. "Inside Out" - 4:11
  4. "Money (Everybody Loves Her)" - 4:34
  5. "Taking On the World" - 4:50
  6. "Shame on You" - 4:34
  7. "Can't Get Any Lower" - 4:22
  8. "Something to Believe In" - 4:38
  9. "Girls in Love" - 3:16
  10. "I Will Be Waiting" - 4:50


1Better Days3:43
2The Feeling Within4:43
3Inside Out4:12


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