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Lead Guitar – Sid McGinnis
|A2||Time Will Crawl
Guitar [Additional] – Erdal KizilcayKeyboards – Philippe SaisseLead Guitar – Sid McGinnis
|A3||Beat Of Your Drum||4:32|
|A4||Never Let Me Down
Lyrics By – David BowieMusic By – Carlos Alomar, David Bowie
Backing Vocals – Carlos Alomar, David Bowie, Erdal Kizilcay, Gordon Grodie*, The Coquettes
|B2||Shining Star (Makin' My Love)
Rap [Mid-song Rap] – David Bowie, Mickey Rourke
|B3||New York's In Love||3:55|
|B4||'87 And Cry||3:53|
Lyrics By – David BowieMusic By – David Bowie, Erdal Kizilcay
Lead Guitar – Sid McGinnisViolin – Erdal KizilcayWritten-By – Iggy Pop, Ivan Kral
- Manufactured By – Capitol Records, Inc.
- Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – David Bowie
- Copyright (c) – David Bowie
- Licensed To – EMI America Records
- Published By – Jones Music America
- Published By – Guitarlos, Ltd.
- Published By – James Osterberg Music
- Published By – Bug Music
- Published By – Bohemia Music (3)
- Recorded At – Mountain Studios
- Mastered At – Masterdisk
- Alto Saxophone – Stan Harrison
- Artwork [Art, Set], Design – Mick Haggerty
- Artwork [Set Construction] – Ron Oates (2)
- Backing Vocals – Carlos Alomar, David Bowie, Diva Gray, Erdal Kizilcay, Gordon Grodie*, Loni Groves*, Robin Clark (2)
- Baritone Saxophone – Steve Elson
- Bass [Additional] – Carmine Rojas
- Engineer [Assistant] – Andre Gauchat*, Jon Goldberger, Justin Shirley Smith*
- Flugelhorn – Earl Gardner
- Guitar [Additional], Keyboards [Additional], Mellotron, Synthesizer [Moog], Harmonica, Tambourine – David Bowie
- Guitar, Guitar Synthesizer, Tambourine – Carlos Alomar
- Horns – The Borneo Horns
- Keyboards, Drums, Bass – Erdal Kizilcay
- Lead Guitar – Peter Frampton
- Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
- Mixed By – Bob Clearmountain
- Mixed By [Assistant] – David Richards
- Percussion – Crusher Bennett*
- Photography By – Greg Gorman
- Piano – Philippe Saisse
- Producer – David Bowie, David Richards
- Recorded By [Additional] – Malcolm Pollack
- Tenor Saxophone – Lenny Pickett
- Trumpet – Earl Gardner, Erdal Kizilcay, Laurie Frink
- Written-By – David Bowie (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B4)
Comes with full colour-printed inlay sleeve.
Recorded at Mountain Studios, Switzerland.
Mastered at Masterdisk Corp.
© ℗ 1987 David Bowie under license to EMI America Records, a division of Capitol Records, Inc.
Manufactured in the U.S.A. by Capitol Records, Inc., a subsidiary of Capitol Industries-EMI, Inc.,
Printed in U.S.A.
All songs published by Jones Music America-ASCAP except:
A4 published by Jones Music America/Guitarlos, Ltd.-ASCAP
B6 published by James Osterberg Music (Adm. by Bug)/Bohemia Music-BMI/ASCAP
The Borneo Horns are: Stan Harrison, Steve Elson & Lenny Pickett.
The Coquettes are: Coco, Sandro, Charuvan, Joe, Clement, John & Aglae.
Peter Frampton appears courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp. in U.S. and Canada Virgin Records in all other territories except South and Central America
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 077771726712
- Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Etched): PJ-1-17267-Z1 DMM RL-MASTERDISK-DMM SP1-1
- Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Etched): PJ-2-17267-Z1 DMM MASTERDISK SP1-4
- Rights Society: ASCAP
- Rights Society: BMI
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|TOCP-70156||David Bowie||Never Let Me Down (CD, Album, RE, RM)||EMI||TOCP-70156||US||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|CDP 7 46677 2||David Bowie||Never Let Me Down (CD, Album, Lon)||EMI America||CDP 7 46677 2||US||1987||Sell This Version|
|AMLS 3117||David Bowie||Never Let Me Down (LP, Album)||EMI America||AMLS 3117||Ireland||1987||Sell This Version|
|7243 8 40986 2 9||David Bowie||Never Let Me Down (CD, Album, RE)||Virgin, Virgin Records America, Inc.||7243 8 40986 2 9||US||1995||Sell This Version|
|TOCP-54080||David Bowie||Never Let Me Down (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM)||EMI||TOCP-54080||Japan||2008||Sell This Version|