Picture Book


Picture Book
Picture Book
Studioalbum von Simply Red
Veröffentlichung 14. Oktober 1985
Aufnahme 1984-1985
Label Elektra Records
Format CD, Schallplatte
Genre Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul
Anzahl der Titel 10
Laufzeit 44:21
Produktion Stewart Levine
Chronologie
Picture Book Men and Woman
(1987)

Picture Book (deutsch: Bilderbuch) ist das Debütalbum von Simply Red, das im Oktober 1985 erschien und sich sehr erfolgreich verkaufen ließ.

Vom Album wurden bisher 3.310.000 Exemplare verkauft. Es ist bestückt mit zwei Coverversionen: Heaven (im Original von Talking Heads aus dem Jahr 1979) und Money’s Too Tight (To Mention) (von den Valentine Brothers aus dem Jahr 1982), der Verkaufserfolg ließ sich durch die recht erfolgreich gewordene Ballade Holding Back the Years tragen.[1]

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Titelliste

  1. "Come to My Aid" (Mick Hucknall/Fritz McIntyre) - 4:03
  2. "Sad Old Red" (Hucknall) - 4:33
  3. "Look at You Now" (Hucknall) - 3:02
  4. "Heaven" (David Byrne/Jerry Harrison) - 4:32
  5. "Jericho" (Hucknall) - 6:03
  6. "Money's Too Tight (To Mention)" (John Valentine/William Valentine) - 4:13
  7. "Holding Back the Years" (Hucknall/Neil Moss) - 4:30
  8. "(Open Up the) Red Box" (Hucknall) - 3:56
  9. "No Direction" (Hucknall/Dave Fryman) - 3:41
  10. "Picture Book" (Hucknall/McIntyre) - 5:49

Mitwirkende

  • Mick Hucknall - Gesang
  • Fritz McIntyre - Keyboard und Hintergrundgesang
  • Chris Joyce - Schlagzeug und Percussion
  • Tony Bowers - Bass
  • Sylvan Richardson - Gitarre
  • Tim Kellett - Trompete
  • Ian Dickson - Tenorsaxophon
  • Ronnie Ross - Baritonsaxophon
  • Francis Foster - Conga
  • David Fryman - Gitarre

Charts

Album

Jahr Titel Chart-Positionen
DE AT CH UK US
1985 Picture Book 8 10 12 2 16

Singles

Jahr Titel Chart-Positionen
DE AT CH UK US
1985 Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)
Picture Book
13 28
1985 Come to My Aid
Picture Book
66
1985 Holding Back the Years
Picture Book
22 2 1
1986 Jericho
Picture Book
57 53
1986 Open Up the Red Box
Picture Book
61

Einzelnachweise

  1. Nachweise zum Album in Allmusic.com

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