Number 5
Studio album by
ReleasedNovember 1970
GenreRock
Length36:22
LabelCapitol
ProducerSteve Miller
Steve Miller Band chronology
Your Saving Grace
(1969)
Number 5
(1970)
Rock Love
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[1]
Christgau's Record GuideB[2]
Rolling Stoneunfavorable[3]
Encyclopedia of Popular Music[4]

Number 5 is the fifth studio album by American rock band Steve Miller Band. The album was released in November 1970, by Capitol Records. This is the last Steve Miller Band album to feature original drummer Tim Davis.

In 2012, Edsel Records released a remastered version of the album.

Track listing

Side one
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Good Morning"Bobby Winkelman2:48
2."I Love You"Steve Miller2:45
3."Going to the Country"Miller, Ben Sidran3:47
4."Hot Chili"Tim Davis3:30
5."Tokin's"Davis4:23
Side two
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
6."Going to Mexico"Miller, Boz Scaggs2:29
7."Steve Miller's Midnight Tango"Sidran2:40
8."Industrial Military Complex Hex"Miller3:54
9."Jackson-Kent Blues"Miller7:18
10."Never Kill Another Man"Miller2:42

Personnel

Additional personnel[citation needed]

Charts

Chart (1970) Peak
position
US Top LPs (Billboard) 23

References

  1. ^ "Number 5 - Steve Miller Band". AllMusic. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  2. ^ Christgau, Robert (1981). "Consumer Guide '70s: M". Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the Seventies. Ticknor & Fields. ISBN 089919026X. Retrieved March 8, 2019 – via robertchristgau.com.
  3. ^ "Steve Miller Band: Number 5". Rolling Stone. 1970-10-15. Archived from the original on 2007-10-02. Retrieved 2018-07-25.
  4. ^ Larkin, Colin (2007). Encyclopedia of Popular Music (4th ed.). Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0195313734.