Obsession – UFO – 1978


Album Obsession by the band UFO
Album Obsession by the band UFO

Obsession is a 1978 album by the English rock band UFO. It was the last studio album to feature lead guitarist Michael Schenker until his comeback in 1993.

The album contains songs like “Only You Can Rock Me”, “Cherry”, and “Born to Lose”, which were also released as singles. The album was recorded in Los Angeles, partly at an abandoned post office, with producer Ron Nevison and engineer Mike Clink. The cover art, designed by Hipgnosis, shows the band members in suits with steel balls replacing their eyes, nose, and mouth, except for Schenker who appears in his normal attire. The album reached number 26 in the UK and number 41 in the US charts.

Obsession is a classic hard rock album that features some of UFO’s best work. It is a must-have album for any fan of hard rock or classic rock music.

The personnel of the album Obsession by UFO, released in 1978, are:

  • Phil Mogg – vocals
  • Michael Schenker – guitars, recorder
  • Paul Raymond – keyboards, guitar
  • Pete Way – bass
  • Andy Parker – drums

Source: Wikipedia

The different versions published for this album :