David Lee Roth ‎– Skyscraper

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1 California Girls
Backing Vocals – Carl Wilson, Christopher CrossBass – Willie WeeksDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Jeff HendricksonEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Mark LinettEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Garry Rindfuss, Tom FouceGuitar – Eddie Martinez, Sid McGinnisPercussion – Sammy FigueroaProducer – Ted TemplemanSynthesizer – Brian Mann, Edgar WinterVocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – Brian Wilson
2:58
2 Just A Gigolo / I Ain't Got Nobody
Bass – Willie WeeksDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Jeff HendricksonEngineer [Additional Engineering] – Mark LinettEngineer [Assistant Engineer] – Garry Rindfuss, Tom FouceGuitar – Eddie Martinez, Sid McGinnisKeyboards, Saxophone, Backing Vocals – Edgar WinterPercussion – Sammy FigueroaProducer – Ted TemplemanSynthesizer – Brian MannVocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – Irving Caesar, Leonello Casucci, Roger Graham, Spencer Williams (2)
4:39
3 Knucklebones
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Gary Falcone, Joe PizzuloBass, Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums, Percussion, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Bob Cats, Darryl KrupnickEngineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Tracking, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Gregg Bissonette, Matt Bissonette
3:18
4 Just Like Paradise
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Tom Kelly, Tommy FunderburkBass, Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums, Percussion, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Paul LevyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Gary Wagner (2), Marnie RileyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Overdubs] – Darryl Krupnick, Paul LevyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Guitars] – Steve VaiEngineer [Mix] – Magic MorenoEngineer [Overdubs] – Doug Parry*, Steve VaiEngineer [Tracking] – Doug Parry*Guitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Computer [Computer Programs], Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleProgrammed By [Keyboard Programming Assistance] – Todd GraceWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – Brett Tuggle, David Lee Roth
4:03
5 The Bottom Line
Bass, Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Steve HolroydEngineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Tracking, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
3:37
6 Skyscraper
Bass – Billy SheehanDrums – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Champagne Jim*Engineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Tracking, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals [All Vocals] – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
3:38
7 Damn Good
Bass [Fretless Bass] – Billy SheehanDrums – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Additional Engineering, Guitars] – Paul LevyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Champagne Jim*Engineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Bob Cats, Darryl KrupnickEngineer [2nd Engineer, Vocals] – Stephen Shelton (2)Engineer [Tracking, Guitars, Vocals, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals [All Vocals] – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
5:49
8 Hot Dog And A Shake
Bass, Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Gary Wagner (2), Marnie RileyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoEngineer [Guitars] – Steve VaiEngineer [Overdubs] – Doug Parry*, Steve VaiEngineer [Tracking] – Doug Parry*Guitar – Steve VaiKeyboards – Brett TuggleWords By, Mezzo-soprano Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
3:19
9 Stand Up
Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Steve HolroydEngineer [Keyboards, Vocals, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoEngineer [Tracking] – Doug Parry*, Steve VaiGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Programmed By [Computer Programming], Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleProgrammed By [Keyboard Programming Assistance] – Richie RaposaWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – Brett Tuggle, David Lee Roth
4:39
10 Hina
Bass – Billy SheehanDrums – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Gary Wagner (2), Marnie RileyEngineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Tracking, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals [All Vocals] – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
4:40
11 Perfect Timing
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Gary Falcone, John BatdorfBass [Synth] – Dr. Funk, PhdBass, Backing Vocals – Billy SheehanDrums, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Champagne Jim*Engineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Guitars] – Magic Moreno, Milt Calice, Steve VaiEngineer [Tracking, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – Brett Tuggle, David Lee Roth
3:41
12 Two Fools A Minute
Arranged By [Horns] – Steve VaiBacking Vocals – Magic MorenoDrums, Backing Vocals – Gregg BissonetteEngineer [2nd Engineer, Mix] – Champagne Jim*Engineer [2nd Engineer, Tracking] – Pete Doell*Engineer [Guitars] – Milt CaliceEngineer [Tracking, Guitars, Mix] – Magic MorenoGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Brett TuggleWords By, Vocals – David Lee RothWritten-By – David Lee Roth, Steve Vai
4:28

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Re-issue of "Skyscraper" with two added bonus-tracks. Tracks 1 & 2 originally appeared on the 1986 EP "California Girls".

Recorded at Capitol Records Studio, Smoketree Studio, SNS Studios, Stucco Blue Studio & Sunset Sound.
Mixed at Conway Studios, Ocean Way Studio, Smoketree Studio & Sound Castle.
Tracks 1 & 2 recorded and Mixed at The Power Station, New York and Lion Share Recording Studio, Los Angeles. Additional recording at Amigo Studios, North Hollywood.

℗1985/1988+©1988 Warner Bros. Records Inc. for the U.S. & WEA International Inc. for the World outside of the U.S.
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Manufactured in Germany by TELDEC Record Service GmbH

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7299-25824-2 0
  • Matrix / Runout: 925824-2.2 RSA
  • Pressing Plant ID (Mould Stamp, Variant 1): 18
  • Pressing Plant ID (Mould Stamp, Variant 2): 28
  • Rights Society: GEMA / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0392
  • Price Code: France WE 851

Other Versions (5 of 57) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9 25671-2 David Lee Roth Skyscraper(CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records 9 25671-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
9 25671-2 David Lee Roth Skyscraper(CD, Album, RP) Warner Bros. Records 9 25671-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
9 256671-4, 4-25671 David Lee Roth Skyscraper (Cass, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 9 256671-4, 4-25671 US 1988 Sell This Version
P-13624 David Lee Roth Skyscraper(LP, Album, Promo) Warner Bros. Records P-13624 Japan 1988 Sell This Version
80714 David Lee Roth Skyscraper (Rascacielos)(LP, Promo) Warner Bros. Records 80714 Argentina 1988 Sell This Version

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