Don't Call Me Buckwheat

Don't Call Me Buckwheat is an album by Garland Jeffreys.[6] It was released in 1992 by RCA Records, his first album in nine years.[7][8] The title of the album is a reference to a derogatory remark directed toward Jeffreys at a Mets game.[9]

Don’t Call Me Buckwheat
Studio album by
Released1992
StudioPower Station, New York City
GenreRock, Reggae
LabelRCA Records
ProducerGarland Jeffreys
Garland Jeffreys chronology
Guts for Love
(1983)
Don’t Call Me Buckwheat
(1992)
Matador & More...
(1992)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic[1]
Calgary HeraldC-[2]
Robert Christgau[3]
The Encyclopedia of Popular Music[4]
The Rolling Stone Album Guide[5]

The lead single "Hail Hail Rock n Roll" reached number 12 on the German Singles chart and spent 24 weeks in total on the chart.

Dutch director Anton Corbijn was responsible for the album's cover photography. He directed the video for "Hail Hail Rock n Roll", which was played on heavy rotation on MTV Europe.