Elton John ‎– Leather Jackets

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Geffen Records ‎– GHS 24114
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A1 Leather Jackets
Drum Programming – Gus DudgeonElectronic Drums [Electronic Percussion] – Graham Dickson, Gus DudgeonGuitar – Davey JohnstoneSequenced By [Synth Sequences Programmed By] – Fred MandelSynthesizer – Fred MandelVocals, Keyboards [Yamaha GS-1] – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
4:10
A2 Hoop Of Fire
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Katie Kissoon, Pete WingfieldBass – David PatonDrums – Dave MattacksElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneEngineer [Sol Studio] – Stuart EppsPercussion – Frank RicottiSynthesizer [Yamaha DX7] – Fred MandelVocals, Piano – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
4:14
A3 Don't Trust That Woman
Bass – David PatonDrums – Charlie MorganElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Davey JohnstoneElectronic Drums [Electronic Percussion] – Graham DicksonPercussion – Jody LinscottSynthesizer [Korg DW8000 Solo] – Fred MandelVocals, Electric Piano [MIDI Piano], Synthesizer [Roland JX8P] – Elton JohnWritten-By – Cher, Lady Choc Ice*
4:58
A4 Go It Alone
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Shirley LewisDrums, Electronic Drums [Electronic Percussion] – Charlie MorganElectronic Drums [Electronic Percussion] – Graham Dickson, Gus DudgeonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneSynthesizer [Roland JX8P], Sequenced By [Synth Sequences Programmed By] – Fred MandelVocals, Piano – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
4:26
A5 Gypsy Heart
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Shirley LewisBass – David PatonDrums – Dave MattacksElectric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneEngineer [Sol Studio] – Stuart EppsSynthesizer [Roland Jupiter 8] – Fred MandelVocals, Piano – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
4:46
B1 Slow Rivers
Arranged By [Strings], Conductor – James Newton HowardBacking Vocals – Kiki DeeBass – Paul WestwoodContractor [Orchestra Contractor] – Martin Ford*Drums – Charlie MorganElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstoneEngineer [CTS Studios] – Graham DicksonEngineer [Sol Studio] – Stuart EppsLeader – Gavin Wright*Leader [Orchestra Leader] – Gavin Wright*Synthesizer [Yamaha DX7], Synthesizer [Roland Jupiter 8] – Fred MandelVocals – Cliff RichardVocals, Piano – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
3:06
B2 Heartache All Over The World
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Vicky Brown*Drums – Charlie MorganElectronic Drums [Electronic Percussion] – Graham Dickson, Gus DudgeonGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneSynthesizer [Sequential Prophet 2000], Synthesizer [Roland P60], Programmed By [Synth Sequenced Programmed By] – Fred MandelVocals – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
3:52
B3 Angeline
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Shirley LewisBass – John DeaconDrums – Roger TaylorElectric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneEngineer [Sol Studio] – Stuart EppsTambourine – Jody LinscottVocals, Synthesizer [Yamaha GS-1] – Elton JohnWritten-By – Carvell*, Elton John/Taupin*
3:24
B4 Memory Of Love
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Shirley LewisBass – David PatonDrums – Charlie MorganGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneSynthesizer [EMU Emulator Vocals/ENA Samples] – Albert BoekholtSynthesizer [Roland P60], Synthesizer [Yamaha DX7] – Fred MandelVocals – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John, Gary Osborne
4:08
B5 Paris
Backing Vocals – Alan Carvell, Gordon Neville, Shirley LewisBass – David PatonDrums – Charlie MorganGuitar, Backing Vocals – Davey JohnstoneSynthesizer [TX Rhodes], Synthesizer [Korg DW8000], Synthesizer [Roland Jupiter 8] – Fred MandelVocals, Piano – Elton JohnWritten-By – Elton John/Taupin*
3:58
B6 I Fall Apart
Bass – David PatonDrums – Charlie MorganElectric Guitar – Davey JohnstonePiano, Synthesizer [Roland JX8P], Synthesizer [Roland Jupiter 8] – Fred MandelVocals, Electric Piano [Yamaha CP80], Synthesizer [Roland JX8P] – Elton JohnWritten By – Elton John/Taupin*
4:00

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Includes custom color inner sleeve with credits and graphics.

Cliff Richard appears courtesy of EMI Records Ltd..
Roger Taylor and John Deacon appear courtesy of EMI Records Ltd..
Kiki Dee appears courtesy of EMI Records Ltd..
Shirley Lewis appears courtesy of Riva Records Ltd..

Thanks to Renate, Bob Halley, Fiona Porter, Robert Key, Jim Doyle, Gary Farrow, Gerry Jones, Bart Sloothaak, Bert Baars, Tom Pearce, JP Inge, Christine, Henk, Lex, Joke, Junior, Ilse, Dave Green (Roland UK), Roland Benelux, Kick Music, Bobby Leiser (Paiste/Green), Publison (OP Code Systems for the Backup) and everybody at John Reid Enterprises and Geffen Records.

Special Thanks to Lady Choc Ice for being a continued source of inspiration.

Hair- Gerry Jones.
Harley-Davidson courtesy of Henk Horden.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7599-24114-1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 0075992411417
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout Variant 1): GHS-24114-A-SR-5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout Variant 1): GHS-24114-B-SR-5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout Etched Variant 2): GHS-24114-A-SR-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout Etched / Both Logos Stamped Variant 3): GHS-24114-A-SR-5 [Artisan Logo] 1-2 [Specialty Records Logo]
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout Etched / Both Logos Stamped Variant 3): GHS-24114-B-SR-5 [Artisan Logo] 1-1SM1-1 [Specialty Records Logo]
  • Other (Side B Embossed Around Center Hole): E A S T
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other Versions (5 of 42) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EJLP 1 Elton John Leather Jackets(LP, Album) The Rocket Record Company EJLP 1 UK 1986 Sell This Version
830487-1 Elton John Leather Jackets(LP, Album) The Rocket Record Company 830487-1 Australia 1986 Sell This Version
M5G 24114 Elton John Leather Jackets(Cass, Album, Dol) Geffen Cassettes M5G 24114 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
HA 1313 Elton John Leather Jackets(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Hins Collection HA 1313 Indonesia 1986 Sell This Version
XGHS 24114 Elton John Leather Jackets(LP, Album) Geffen Records XGHS 24114 Canada 1986 Sell This Version

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