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David Bowie - Starman flac album

David Bowie - Starman flac album

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Performer: David Bowie
Title: Starman
Country: UK
Released: 1972
Style: Classic Rock, Glam
Category: Rock
Rating: 4.2 ✦
Other format: AAC DMF APE AU MOD AHX WAV

Starman" is a song by David Bowie, recorded on 4 February 1972 and released as a single in April. The song was a late addition to The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, included at the insistence of RCA’s Dennis Katz, who heard a demo and loved the track, believing it would make a great single. It replaced the Chuck Berry cover "Round and Round" on the album.

Starman (оригинал David Bowie). Звёздный человек (перевод VeeWai). Это был мутный космический джайв. There's a starman waiting in the sky, В небе ждёт звёздный человек, He'd like to come and meet us, Он бы хотел прийти и познакомиться с нами, But he thinks he'll blow our minds, Но он думает, что снёсёт нам крыши. There's a starman waiting in the sky, В небе ждёт звёздный человек, He's toid us not to blow it

David Bowie biography (in Russian) is written on the back side. Tracklisting is given in both Russian/English. Tracks A1 to A2 from the "Space Oddity" album and tracks A3 to A4 are extracts from the LP "The Man Who Sold The World". The tracks from B1 through B3 are from the original "Ziggy Stardust" studio album. Зак. 832 тираж 10400.

When David Bowie appeared on Top of the Pops on 6 July 1972 performing Starman, did he really point at the camera on the line I had to phone someone so I picked on you-hoo-oo ? He did. In the glory days of Top of the Pops you couldn’t watch things again. People had been tipping Bowie for much of the previous year. The New York Times called him the most intellectually brilliant man yet to choose the long-playing album as his medium of expression. In truth, Bowie was like everybody else, just trying to get a hit. The last time he’d been on Top of the Pops was playing piano behind Peter Noone on the latter’s hit version of his own Oh! You Pretty Things.

Tracklist

A Starman 4:10
B Suffragette City 3:25

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – RCA Ltd.
  • Published By – Titanic Music
  • Published By – Chrysalis Music
  • Mastered At – Trident Studios

Credits

  • Mastered By – Bobil
  • Producer – David Bowie, Ken Scott
  • Written-By – D. Bowie*

Notes

Made in England.

This version is an early pressing with Titanic Music publishing credits, later pressings had Bowie's own Mainman publishing credits.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped): BGBS 0904 A2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A etched): Bobil
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped): AGBS 0905
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): BGBS 0904
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): BGBS 0905

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
RCA 2199 David Bowie Starman ‎(7", Single, Kno) RCA Victor RCA 2199 UK 1972
41.012 David Bowie Starman ‎(7", Single) RCA Victor 41.012 France 1972
RCA 2199 David Bowie Starman ‎(7", Single, Sol) RCA Victor RCA 2199 UK 1972
46g 129 David Bowie Starman ‎(7") RCA Victor 46g 129 Greece 1972
74-0719 David Bowie Starman b/w Suffragette City ‎(7", Single, RE, Unofficial, Dar) RCA Victor 74-0719 US Unknown