Basia ‎– The Sweetest Illusion

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Epic ‎– 4765148
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1 Drunk On Love
Bass – Julian CramptonGuitar – Peter WhiteLyrics By – Peter RossPercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Trumpet – Kevin Robinson (4)
4:46
2 Third Time Lucky
Bass – Andres LafoneGuitar – Peter WhitePercussion – Bosco De Oliveira*, Karl Vanden Bossche*Saxophone – Patrick ClaharTrombone – Fayyaz VirjiTrumpet, Flugelhorn – Kevin Robinson (4)Whistling – Danny White
5:01
3 Yearning
Acoustic Guitar – Peter WhiteArranged By [Strings] – Nick IngmanBacking Vocals – Basia, Mark AnthoniBass – Julian CramptonElectric Guitar – Andy RossLeader [Strings] – Gavyn WrightPercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*
5:22
4 She Deserves It / Rachel's Wedding
Cello – Tony Pleeth*Double Bass – Julian CramptonGuitar, Accordion – Peter WhiteMandolin, Strings [Bandurria] – Andy RossPercussion [Windchimes] – Karl Vanden Bossche*Shaker – Bosco De Oliveira*Violin – Gavyn WrightVocals – Trey Lorenz
4:52
5 An Olive Tree
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Patrick ClaharBaritone Saxophone – Chris Margary*Bass – Andres LafoneGuitar – Peter WhiteMusic By – Kevin Robinson (4)Percussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Trombone – Fayyaz VirjiTrumpet, Flugelhorn – Kevin Robinson (4)Vocals [Crowd Vocals] – Basia, Danny*, Kevin*, Mark Anthoni
5:01
6 The Sweetest Illusion
Bass – Julian CramptonGuitar – Andy Ross, Peter WhiteLeader [Strings] – Gavyn WrightLyrics By – Peter RossSaxophone – Patrick ClaharTriangle – Andy GangadeenTrumpet – Kevin Robinson (4)
4:58
7 Perfect Mother
Accordion, Guitar – Peter WhiteBass – Andres LafonePercussion – Bosco De Oliveira*, Karl Vanden Bossche*Shaker – Andy Gangadeen
3:50
8 More Fire Than Flame
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Patrick ClaharBaritone Saxophone – Ronnie ChamberlainBass – Randy Hope-TaylorGuitar – Peter WhiteLyrics By – Peter RossPercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Trombone – Fayyaz VirjiTrumpet – Kevin Robinson (4)Vocals [Boys Vocals] – Danny*, Kevin*
4:13
9 Simple Pleasures
Bass – Julian CramptonFrench Horn, Flugelhorn – Kevin Robinson (4)Guitar – Peter WhitePercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Trombone – Fayyaz Virji
4:53
10 My Cruel Ways
Arranged By [Strings] – Nick IngmanBass – Randy Hope-TaylorFlugelhorn – Kevin Robinson (4)Guitar – Andy Ross, Peter WhiteLeader [Strings] – Gavyn WrightMandolin – Andy RossPercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*Saxophone – Steve GregoryTrombone – Fayyaz Virji
4:54
11 The Prayer Of A Happy Housewife
Backing Vocals – Basia, Mark AnthoniBass – Julian CramptonFlugelhorn – Kevin Robinson (4)Flute, Flute [Alto] – Chris De'MargaryGuitar – Andy Ross, Peter WhitePercussion – Karl Vanden Bossche*
4:56

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Recorded at Whitfield Street Recording Studios, London.
Pianos recorded at Westside Studios, London
Mastered at Sony Music Studios, New York

Tracks 1, 6, 8: Published by What Music Ltd. / MCA Music Ltd. / Backbeal Music Ltd.
Tracks 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11: Published by What Music Ltd. / MCA Music Ltd.
Track 5: Published by What Music Ltd. / MCA Music Ltd./ Copyright Control

(P) 1994 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
(C) 1994 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
Distribution Sony Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099747 651489

Other Versions (5 of 16) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EK 64255, 64255 Basia The Sweetest Illusion(CD, Album) Epic, Epic EK 64255, 64255 US 1994 Sell This Version
EK 64255 Basia The Sweetest Illusion(CD, Album) Epic EK 64255 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
476514 4 Basia The Sweetest Illusion(Cass, Album) Epic 476514 4 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
476514 2 Basia The Sweetest Illusion(CD, Album) Epic 476514 2 Europe 1994 Sell This Version
ET 64255, ET64255 Basia The Sweetest Illusion(Cass, Album) Epic, Epic ET 64255, ET64255 US 1994 Sell This Version

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