Get Nervous – Pat Benatar – 1982


Album Get Nervous by Pat Benatar
Album Get Nervous by Pat Benatar

Get Nervous is the fourth studio album by American rock singer Pat Benatar, released in 1982.

The album marked a change in Benatar’s musical direction, as she experimented with new wave and synth-pop influences. The album spawned four singles: “Shadows of the Night”, “Little Too Late”, “Looking for a Stranger”, and “Anxiety (Get Nervous)”. The album was certified platinum by the RIAA and peaked at number four on the Billboard 200 chart. Get Nervous received positive reviews from critics, who praised Benatar’s vocals, the production, and the variety of styles on the album. The album also earned Benatar two Grammy nominations for Best Rock Vocal Performance, Female and Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.

Despite the mixed reviews, “Get Nervous” was a commercially successful album, peaking at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 chart. It showcased Benatar’s versatility as a vocalist and her ability to blend rock and pop influences. While some fans missed the raw power of her earlier work, “Get Nervous” established her as a mainstream artist and paved the way for future success.

the following musicians played on “Get Nervous”:

The different versions published for this album :