Vertical Man is the 11th studio album by Ringo Starr, issued in 1998. The album served as Starr's attempt at a commercial comeback following the enormous success of The Beatles Anthology project. Starr enlisted the help of many of his musician friends in making Vertical Man, including Scott Weiland, Brian Wilson, Alanis Morissette, Ozzy Osbourne, Tom Petty, Joe Walsh, Timothy B. Schmit, Steven Tyler, and former Beatles Paul McCartney and George Harrison.
Vertical Man is the eleventh studio album by Ringo Starr, issued in 1998. The release represents Starr’s attempt at a comeback following the enormous success of The Beatles Anthology project. Like some of his best-loved projects, Starr would engage the help of many of his musician friends in making Vertical Man, including Scott Weiland, Brian Wilson, Alanis Morissette, Ozzy Osbourne, Tom Petty, Joe Walsh, Timothy B. Schmit, Steven Tyler, and former-Beatles, Paul McCartney and George Harrison. Beatles engineer Geoff Emerick mixed the tracks, and Starr and Hudson served as producers.
Band Name Ringo Starr. Album Name Vertical Man. Type Album. Released date June 1998. Labels Sony Music Mercury Records Polygram. Members owning this album3. 4. King of Broken Hearts.
Vertical Man (CD, Album, Club). Mercury, BMG Direct Marketing, Inc. 314 558 598-2, D123315. Ozzy Osbourne & Ringo Star - Vertical Man 4:42.
Vertical Man. "Please retry". And there is consistency that has been lacking in Starr's work until now. All told, this is a tightly crafted, appealingly upbeat album, and clearly meant as entertainment rather than innovation.
|2||What In The...World
Bass – Paul McCartneyGuitar [Electric], Guitar [Solo] – Joe Walsh
|4||King Of Broken Hearts
Guitar [Slide Solo] – George Harrison
|5||Love Me Do||3:45|
Backing Vocals – Ozzy Osbourne
Backing Vocals – Ollie Woodson*, Howard McCrary, Lisa Banks, Rose StoneDrums – Steven TylerVocals – Alanis Morissette, Tom Petty
|8||I Was Walkin'
Harmonica – Steven Tyler
|9||La De Da
Backing Vocals – Astrid Barber, Barbara Bach Starkey*, Blake V. Brown, Bruce Grakal, Christopher Grakal, Daniel Lanois, Dawn Hoenie, Dean Grakal, Doug Fieger, Elizabeth Parks, Eric Gardner, Eric Greedy, Gabriella Paglia, James Barber , Jean Schmit, Jennifer Sylvor, Jim Cushinery, Joie Calio, Kay Harrison, Keith Allison, Lady Marjorie Rufus-Isaacs, Lee Starkey, Michael Gurley, Nils Lofgren, Phil Leavitt, Ronni Grakal, Sally Parks, Scott Brown , Scott Gordon, Steve Dudas, Steve Greenberg, Stuart Lerner M.D., Tatiana Von Furstenberg, Tina Stern, Tommy Harrison , Van Dyke ParksGuitar [Slide Solo], Guitar [Electric], Backing Vocals – Joe Walsh
Backing Vocals – Brian Wilson
|11||I'll Be Fine Anywhere
Guitar [Electric Solo], Guitar [Slide Solo] – George Harrison
Backing Vocals – Dave Gibbs
Arranged By [String] – George Martin
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|314 558 400-2||Ringo Starr||Vertical Man (CD, Album)||Mercury||314 558 400-2||US||1998|
|314 558 598-2||Ringo Starr||Vertical Man (CD, Album)||Mercury||314 558 598-2||US||1998|
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