Eagles is the debut studio album by the rock band the Eagles. The album was recorded at London's Olympic Studios with producer Glyn Johns and released in 1972. The album was an immediate success for the young band, reaching No. 22 on the charts and going platinum. Three singles were released from the album, each reaching the Top 40: "Take It Easy" (number 12), "Witchy Woman" (number 9), and "Peaceful Easy Feeling" (number 22). The band, starting with this album, played a major role in popularizing the country rock sound.
The album was ranked number 368 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time published in 2012. The single "Take It Easy" is part of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame "500 Songs That Shaped Rock and Roll". This album was slated for Quadraphonic release and even given a Quadraphonic catalog number but it was never released in that format.
Label: Asylum Records RRM1-5054
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
Style: Classic Rock, Country Rock
A1 Take It Easy
A2 Witchy Woman
A3 Chug All Night
A4 Most Of Us Are Sad
B1 Train Leave Here This Morning
B2 Take The Devil
B4 Peaceful Easy Feeling