In 1977 Cheap Trick released the song I Want You to Want Me as single. The versions campy pop 1930’s style production failed to chart in the US however it lead to a number one hit in Japan. Prompting the little known American band to head out on a stadium tour in Japan. One of these concerts was recorded live and the result was the 1979 album Cheap Trick Live at Budakon! From that album a Live version of I Want You To Want Me was released as a single and became the bands best selling hit charting #7 in the states and # 2 in Canada! Here’s I want you to want me in the PEAK FM Classic Hit Academy .