Billy Joel ‎– The Bridge

CBS/Sony ‎– 28AP 3220
Vinyl, LP, Album

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Running On Ice
Backing Vocals – Peter HewlettSynthesizer [Additional] – Rob Mounsey
A2 This Is The Time 4:58
A3 A Matter Of Trust 4:08
A4 Modern Woman
Percussion – Jimmy BralowerTenor Saxophone – Mark Rivera
A5 Baby Grand
Arranged By – Patrick WilliamsBass – Neil StubenhausDrums – Vinny Calaiuta*Guitar – Dean ParksVocals, Piano – Ray Charles
B1 Big Man On Mulberry Street
Acoustic Bass – Ron CarterAlto Saxophone – Eddie DanielsBaritone Saxophone – Ronnie CuberTenor Saxophone – Michael BreckerTrombone – Dave BargeronTrumpet – Alan Rubin, Marvin Stamm
B2 Temptation
Alto Saxophone – Mark RiveraOrchestrated By [Orchestration] – Jeff Bova, Philippe Saisse
B3 Code Of Silence
Acoustic Guitar [12 String], Electric Guitar – David Brown (6)Harmonica – Don BrooksSynthesizer [Solo] – Billy JoelVocals, Lyrics By – Cyndi Lauper
B4 Getting Closer
Bass – Neil JasonElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Billy JoelGuitar – John McCurryOrgan [Hammond B-3] – Steve WinwoodPercussion – Liberty DeVitto

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Digitally recorded at The Power Station, Chelsea Sound and RCA Studios, NYC and Evergreen Studios, Burbank, CA.
Mixed at The Power Station, NYC.
Direct metal mastering at Sterling Sound, NY.

All songs © 1986 Joel Songs (BMI). Administered by Blackwood Music Inc.
© 1986 CBS Inc. ℗ 1986 CBS Inc. Manufactured by CBS/Sony Inc. (Tokyo Japan).

Sticker on shrink wrap. Includes fold-out 4 page Japanese insert and 2 page English lyrics sheet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: T4988 009 51501 4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout, Stamped): 28AP-3220A1 1 A 2 〄CS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout, Stamped): 28AP-3220B1 1 A 2
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other Versions (5 of 55) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
OC 40402, C 40402 Billy Joel The Bridge(LP, Album) Columbia, Columbia OC 40402, C 40402 US 1986 Sell This Version
25DP 5170 Billy Joel The Bridge(CD, Album) CBS 25DP 5170 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
OCT 40402, OCT-40402 Billy Joel The Bridge(Cass, Album, Chr) Columbia, Columbia OCT 40402, OCT-40402 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
QCL-22253 Billy Joel The Bridge(LP, Album) CBS QCL-22253 Philippines 1986 Sell This Version
28AP 3220 Billy Joel The Bridge(LP, Album) CBS/Sony 28AP 3220 Japan 1986 Sell This Version