Eagles 1973, YouTube

The second studio album by the Eagles titled, 'Desperado' took a couple of years before it saw any commercial success.

'Desperado' LP, Wikipedia

'Desperado' did produce a couple singles that charted and became synonymous with the Eagles, "Outlaw Man" and "Tequila Sunrise."Even though the song "Desperado"was one of the most popular songs on the album it was never released as a single.

Eagles 2013, YouTube





Original LP Track List:

  1. "Doolin-Dalton"
  2. "Twenty-One"
  3. "Out of Control"
  4. "Tequila Sunrise"
  5. "Desperado"

Side 2

  1. "Certain Kind of Fool"
  2. "Doolin-Dalton (Instrumental)"
  3. "Outlaw Man"
  4. Saturday Night"
  5. "Bitter Creek"
  6. "Doolin-Dalton/ Desperado (Reprise)"

Released in U.S. and U.K. April 17th, 1973, the album charted at # 41 in the U.S. and at # 39 in the U.K.


Happy 40th anniversary as we revisit 1973 with some great landmark classic rock releases.

Eagles perform "Tequila Sunrise":