Greetings From Asbury Park N.J.

Springsteen used a greeting card type of graphic by John Berg to highlight Asbury Park as the cover for his 1973 studio debut album “Greetings From Asbury Park N.J.

The album reached #60 on the Billboard 200 album chart and has been certified by RIAA as 2X Platinum.

Tracks:

Side One:
Blinded by the Light
Growin’ Up
Mary Queen of Arkansas
Does This Bus Stop at 82nd Street?
Lost in the Flood

Side Two:
The Angel
For You
Spirit in the Night
It’s Hard to Be a Saint in the City

Personnel:

Bruce Springsteen – lead vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, harmonica, bass guitar, piano, keyboards, handclaps
Clarence Clemons – saxophone, backing vocals, handclaps
Vini Lopez – drums, backing vocals, handclaps
David Sancious – piano, Hammond organ, keyboards
Garry Tallent – bass guitar
Richard Davis – double bass on “The Angel”
Harold Wheeler – piano

Asbury Park
Asbury Park NJ 07712