Graceland - (Import CD)
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- Rock & Pop
- Mono / Stereo
- Graceland [Remastered & Expanded]
Personnel includes: Paul Simon (vocals, guitar); Linda Ronstadt, The Everly Brothers, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, General M.D. Shirinda, The Gaza Sisters, Joseph Shabalala (vocals); Adrian Belew (guitar, syntesizer guitar); Chikapa "Ray" Phiri, Daniel Xilakazi (guitar); Demola Adepoju (pedal steel); Forere Motloheloa, Jonhjon Mikhalali (accordion); Alex Foster (alto sax); Lenny Pickett (tenor sax); Ronnie Cuber (baritone saxophone); Earl Gardner, Jon Faddis, Randy Brecker, Lew Soloff, Alan Rubin (trumpet); Rob Mounsey (synthesizer); Baghiti Khumalo (bass); Vusi Khumalo (drums); Lulu Masilela (tambourine); Youssou N'Dour, Makhaya Mahlangu Ralph McDonald, Babacar Faye, Assane Thiam (percussion).
Los Lobos: Cesar Rosas (vocals, guitar); David Hildago (vocals, guitar, accordion); Steve Berlin (saxophone); Conrad Lozano (bass); Louie Perez, Steve Gadd (drums).
Engineers include: Roy Halee, Peter Thwaites, Mark Cobrin.
Aired on VH-1 and PBS, GRACELAND includes interviews, performances, and additional footage not previously seen.
Liner Note Author: Paul Simon.
Recording information: Abbey Road Studios, London, England; Amigo Studios, Los Angeles; Master-Trak Enterprises, Crowley, LA; Ovation Studios, Johannesburg, RSA; The Hit Factory, New York.
Arrangers: Chikapa "Ray" Phiri; Paul Simon.
- Country of Origin
- Studio / Live
- Paul Simon
- Songs / Tracks
- [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Boy in the Bubble, The
- [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Graceland
- [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] I Know What I Know - (featuring General M. D. Shirinda/Gaza Sisters)
- [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] Gumboots
- [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
- [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] You Can Call Me Al
- [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Under African Skies
- [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] Homeless
- [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] Crazy Love, Vol. II
- [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] That Was Your Mother
- [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] All Around the World or the Myth of Fingerprints
- [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] Homeless
- [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes - (previously unreleased, alternate take)
- [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] All Around the World or the Myth of Fingerprints [Early Version]
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Rolling Stone (11/89) - Ranked #5 in Rolling Stone's list of the "100 Best Albums Of The Eighties."
Rolling Stone (12/11/03, p.116) - Ranked #81 in Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Albums Of All Time" - "...Simon created an album about isolation and redemption that transcended 'world music' to become the whole world's soundtrack..."
- 53m 50s
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