1982 Aileen Quinn – Bobby’s Girl

Bobby’s Girl is the debut album by Aileen Quinn. It was released on cassette and LP in November 1982 by Columbia Records (ARC-38378). Aileen Quinn released Bobby’s Girl in 1982 six months after her debut film Annie was released in theaters.

The titular song of the album is a cover of the Marcie Blane song, “Bobby’s Girl”, also covered with success in the United Kingdom by Susan Maughan. Backing tracks for Aileen’s album were recorded at Lion Share Studios in Hollywood in August 1982. Aileen overdubbed her vocals at the famed MediaSound Studios in New York City in September 1982. The LP was released on November 16, 1982.


1  Songs (Dennis Scott) 03:54
2  We Don’t Know Why (Michael Smotherman) 04:30
3  Spread Some Love (Love Is All Around) (Allen Toussaint) 04:05
4  You Make Me Feel Like Dancing (Leo Sayer; Vini Poncia) 03:33
5  I’m Going To Go Back There Someday (Ken Ascher; Patrick Williams) 02:46
6  (I Wanna Be) Bobby’s Girl (Gary Klein; Henry Hoffman) 03:09
7  The Great Big Difference (Michael Smotherman) 03:55
8  Keep On Singing (Bobby Hart; Danny Janssen) 03:21
9  Give A Little Love (Henry Gaffney) 02:57
10  Nothing Quite Like Love (Michael Smotherman) 03:03


BassNathan East
DrumsRick Shlosser
GuitarBuzzy Feiten
GuitarMike Landau
PianoJai Winding
SynthesizerRobbie Buchanan
PercussionSteve Forman

Other Musicians

5 I’m Going To Go Back There Someday

PianoRobbie Buchanan

Liner Notes

Producer – Gary Klein
Arranged By – Barry Fasman
Engineer – John Arrias, Lincoln Clapp
Engineer (Assistant) – Tom Pouce, Nicky Kallinger, Don Brewer, Brian McGee
Mastered By – Mike Reese

Mastered At Mastering Lab, LA
Mixed At Hit Factory, NYC
Recorded At Mediasound Studios, NYC
Recorded At Lion Share Recording Studios, LA
Phonographic Copyright CBS Inc