Bad Hair Day
Studio Album by "Weird Al" Yankovic
Released March 12, 1996
Recorded November 1994 - January 1996
Length 38:14
Format Cassette, CD
Record Label Rock 'n' Roll Records / Scotti Brothers
Catalog Number 72392-75500-2 (CD) (first release)
Producer "Weird Al" Yankovic
Lead Single Amish Paradise
Previous Album Alapalooza
Next Album Running With Scissors


  1. Amish Paradise
  2. Gump
  3. The Night Santa Went Crazy


No. TitleParody of Length
1. "Amish Paradise"  Gangsta's Paradise by Coolio 3:20
2. "Everything You Know Is Wrong"  Style parody of They Might Be Giants 3:48
3. "Cavity Search"  Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me by U2 4:19
4. "Callin' In Sick"  Style parody of Nirvana 3:40
5. "The Alternative Polka"  Can be found here. 4:50
6. "Since You've Been Gone"  Original 1:22
7. "Gump"  Lump by The Presidents of the United States 2:10
8. "I'm So Sick Of You"  Style parody of Elvis Costello 3:26
9. "Syndicated Inc."  Misery by Soul Asylum 3:54
10. "I Remember Larry"  Style parody of Hilly Michaels 3:56
11. "Phony Calls"  Waterfalls by TLC 3:22
12. "The Night Santa Went Crazy"  Style parody of Black Gold by Soul Asylum 4:03


U.S.A. Canada
Gold Gold
Platinum Platinum


  • This is "Weird Al" Yankovic's last studio album for the Scotti Brothers label
  • The song "Laundry Day" was originally intended for this album, but Al couldn't get permission.

See AlsoEdit

Studio Albums

"Weird Al" Yankovic (1983)"Weird Al" Yankovic In 3-D (1984)Dare To Be Stupid (1985)
Polka Party! (1986)Even Worse (1988)Peter and the Wolf (1988)
UHF - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack and Other Stuff (1989)Off The Deep End (1992)
Alapalooza (1993)Bad Hair Day (1996)Running With Scissors (1999)Poodle Hat (2003)
Straight Outta Lynwood (2006)Alpocalypse (2011)Mandatory Fun (2014)

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