Released On This Day In 1979, The Who 'The Kids Are Alright'


Released on this day in 1979, The Kids Are Alright is a soundtrack double-album by The Who, which served as a companion to the band's documentary of the same name. It was a retrospective look at the band's biggest hits throughout their career, with most of the tracks being live recordings, rather than the original studio versionsThe album peaked at #8 in the US on the Billboard album chart and went platinum, while in the UK it peaked at a disappointing #26.

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In the meantime, check out the movie trailer above, and the live version of the title track below.