Paul Simon ‎– Graceland

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– CD 25447
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1 The Boy In The Bubble
Accordion – Forere MotloheloaAcoustic Guitar – Paul SimonBacking Vocals – Paul SimonBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Vusi KhumaloEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Peter ThwaitesGuitar [Synthesizer] – Adrian BelewLyrics By – Paul SimonMusic By – Forere Motloheloa, Paul SimonPercussion – Makhaya MahlanguSynthesizer – Rob Mounsey
3:59
2 Graceland
Backing Vocals – Paul SimonBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Vusi KhumaloEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Peter Thwaites, Steven StrassmanGuitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Lyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonPercussion – Makhaya MahlanguSteel Guitar [Pedal] – Demola AdepojuVocals – The Everly Brothers*, Paul Simon
4:48
3 I Know What I Know
Engineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Peter ThwaitesLyrics By – Paul SimonMusic By – General M.D. Shirinda, Paul SimonSynthesizer [Synclavier] – Paul SimonVocals – Paul Simon, The Gaza Sisters
3:13
4 Gumboots
Accordion – Jonhjon MkhalaliBacking Vocals – Diane Garisto, Michele Cobbs*, Paul SimonDrums – Petrus ManileEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Peter ThwaitesGuitar [Lead], Rhythm Guitar – Daniel XilakaziLyrics By – Paul SimonMusic By – Jonhjon Mkhalali, Lulu Masilela, Paul SimonPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Saxophone – Barney Rachabane, Mike Makhalemele, Teaspoon NdlelaSynthesizer [Synclavier] – Paul SimonTambourine – Lulu Masilela
2:42
5 Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes
Alto Saxophone – Alex FosterBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant] – Mark CobrinGuitar – Paul Simon, Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Lyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonLyrics By, Music By [Beginning] – Joseph Shabalala, Paul SimonPercussion – Assane Thiam, Babacar Faye, Youssou N'DourTenor Saxophone – Leonard Pickett*Trumpet – Earl GardnerVocals – Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Paul Simon
5:34
6 You Can Call Me Al
Backing Vocals – Paul SimonBaritone Saxophone, Bass Saxophone – Ronald E. Cuber*Bass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Isaac MtshaliElectric Bass [Six-string] – Paul SimonEngineer [Assistant] – Mark CobrinGuitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Guitar [Synthesizer] – Adrian BelewLyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Synthesizer – Rob MounseyTrombone – David W. Bargeron*, Kim Allan CisselTrumpet – Alan Rubin, John Faddis*, Lewis Michael Soloff*, Ronald E. Brecker*Whistle [Pennywhistle Solo] – Morris Goldberg
4:39
7 Under African Skies
Bass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Steven StrassmanGuitar – Adrian Belew, Paul Simon, Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Lyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Vocals – Linda Ronstadt, Paul Simon
3:34
8 Homeless
Engineer [Assistant] – Andrew FraserLead Vocals – Joseph ShabalalaLyrics By, Music By – Joseph Shabalala, Paul Simon
3:45
9 Crazy Love Vol. II
Backing Vocals – Paul SimonBass – Lloyd LeloseDrums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Peter ThwaitesGuitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Guitar [Synthesizer] – Adrian BelewLyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonSoprano Saxophone – Morris Goldberg
4:17
10 That Was Your Mother
Accordion – Alton Rubin, Sr. (Dopsie)*Bass – Alonzo JohnsonDrums – Alton Rubin, Jr.Engineer [Assistant] – Mark Miller (2)Guitar – Sherman RobertsonLyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonSaxophone – Johnny HoytWashboard – David Rubin
2:51
11 All Around The World Or The Myth Of Fingerprints
Acoustic Guitar – Paul SimonBass – Conrad LozanoDrums – Louie PerezDrums [Additional] – Steve GaddEngineer [Assistant] – Mark Cobrin, Steven StrassmanGuitar – Cesar RosasGuitar, Accordion – David HidalgoLyrics By, Music By – Paul SimonPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Saxophone – Steve BerlinVocals – Cesar Rosas, David Hidalgo, Paul Simon
3:15

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Tracks 1, 3, 4 and 9 recorded at Ovation Studios, Johannesburg, R.S.A. and at The Hit Factory, New York, U.S.A.
Track 2 recorded at Ovation Studios, Johannesburg, R.S.A., at Amigo Studios, Los Angeles, U.S.A. and at The Hit Factory, New York, U.S.A.
Tracks 5 and 6 recorded at The Hit Factory, New York, U.S.A.
Tracks 7 and 11 recorded at Amigo Studios, Los Angeles, U.S.A. and at The Hit Factory, New York, U.S.A.
Track 8 recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, England
Track 10 recorded at Master-Trak Enterprises, Crowley, Louisiana, U.S.A.
Originally mastered at Sterling Sound, New York
CDD Pre-Mastering by WCI Record Group
DMM Direct Digital Mastering
© 1986 Warner Bros. Records Inc. for the U.S. & WEA International Inc. for the world outside of the U.S.
℗ 1986 Paul Simon. All Rights Reserved.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7599-25447-2
  • Matrix / Runout: #940411AA CD-25447
  • ASIN: B00000E9O7

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1-25447, 9 25447-1 Paul Simon Graceland(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 1-25447, 9 25447-1 US 1986 Sell This Version
ZWB 1602 Paul Simon Graceland(Cass, Album) Warner Bros. Records ZWB 1602 South Africa 1986 Sell This Version
MSC.346 Paul Simon Graceland(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Musicals MSC.346 Unknown Sell This Version
925 447-1, 925447-1 Paul Simon Graceland(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records 925 447-1, 925447-1 Greece 1986 Sell This Version
925447-4 Paul Simon Graceland(Cass, Album) Warner Bros. Records 925447-4 Greece 1986 Sell This Version

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