David Bowie ‎– Hunky Dory

EMI ‎– TOCP-53526
Rock UK/US – TOCP-53526
CD, Album, Limited Edition, Reissue, Remastered, Repress

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Changes
Arranged By – Mick RonsonWritten-By – Bowie*
2 Oh! You Pretty Things
Written-By – Bowie*
3 Eight Line Poem
Written-By – Bowie*
4 Life On Mars?
Arranged By – Mick RonsonWritten-By – Bowie*
5 Kooks
Arranged By – Mick RonsonWritten-By – Bowie*
6 Quicksand
Written-By – Bowie*
7 Fill Your Heart
Arranged By – Mick RonsonArranged By [Proto-type] – Arthur G. Wright*Written-By – Rose*, Williams*
8 Andy Warhol
Written-By – Bowie*
9 Song For Bob Dylan
Written-By – Bowie*
10 Queen Bitch
Written-By – Bowie*
11 The Bewlay Brothers
Written-By – Bowie*

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This is 2nd reissue of 1999 digitally remastered album. It was released as part of limited edition (available for only 3 months) low budget series called Rock UK/US (although in booklet it is still mentioned The David Bowie Series).

CD comes with yellow Rock UK/US Series OBI-strip. Disc, 16 pages booklet with lyrics & pictures and an insert with Japanese versions of the lyrics are identical as 1999 release and other low budget releases.

Dates & symbol printed on back cover and back obi:
05•7•6 (99•9•6) Y
Dates are indicating first release under low budget series (05•7•6) & first international release (99•9•6)
Symbol (Y) is used by RIAJ to indicatie that content is of foreign origin

There is NO enhanced content (which includes a slideshow and connects to 'bowieNet' if played on a PC)!

Originally released in 1971.
Recorded at Trident Studios. Digitally remastered at Abbey Road Studios, London, 1999.

Special thanks to Henry Wrenn-Meleck, Bill Zysblat and Christina Degaitis @ RZO Music, Inc., Eileen d'Arcy @ Isolar Enterprises, Inc., & Alan Edwards @ The Outside Organisation.
These original analogue masters have been digitally transferred at 24 bits resolution, processed using Sonic Solutions NoNoise technology and mastered to 16 bit for CD using Prism SNS Noise Shaping.

Tracks 1 to 6, 8 to 11 Publisher:
North America - Tintoretto Music (BMI) administered by RZO Music, Inc., Screen Gems-EMI Music, Inc. (BMI) o/b/o EMI Music Publishing Ltd., Chrysalis Songs (BMI).
Rest of World - Tintoretto Music/RZO Music Ltd., EMI Music Publishing Ltd., Chrysalis Music Ltd.
Track 7 Publisher:
North America - Irving Music, Inc (BMI)
Rest of World - Rondor Music Ltd.
℗ 1979 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Jones/Tintoretto Entertainment Co., LLC under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd.

Digital Remaster ℗ 1999. The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Jones/Tintoretto Entertainment Co., LLC. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. © 1999 Jones/Tintoretto Entertainment Co., LLC.
This label copy information is the subject of copyright protection. All rights reserved. © 1999 EMI Records Ltd.

Made in Japan. Printed in Japan. Mfd by Toshiba-EMI Ltd.

Under "Musicians" on on back cover of original release (and all later back cover printings) Bowie introducing Mick Ronson as Michael Ronson and in later text about arrangement of track 7 he is calling him Mick

"I played some guitar, the saxophones and the less complicated piano-parts (inability)." - David Bowie

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed ; On Obi Only): 4 988006 831773
  • Barcode (Scanned): 4988006831773
  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Other (International Cat# ; As Printed On Disc Only): (7243 521899 0 8)
  • Other (Dates ; On Back Cover & Obi): 05•7•6 (99•9•6) Y

Other Versions (5 of 218) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SF 8244, LSP 4623 David Bowie Hunky Dory(LP, Album, Lam) RCA Victor, RCA Victor SF 8244, LSP 4623 UK 1971 Sell This Version
LSP-4623 David Bowie Hunky Dory (A Pedir De Boca)(LP, Album, RE) RCA Victor LSP-4623 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
INTS 5064 David Bowie Hunky Dory(LP, Album) RCA INTS 5064 Ireland 1980 Sell This Version
RCD 10133 David Bowie Hunky Dory(CD, Album, RE, RM, Gre) Rykodisc RCD 10133 USA & Canada Unknown Sell This Version
7243 521899 0 8, 724 3 521899 0 8 David Bowie Hunky Dory(CD, Album, Enh, RE, RM) Virgin, Virgin 7243 521899 0 8, 724 3 521899 0 8 US 1999 Sell This Version