Paul Simon ‎– Graceland

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Warner Bros. Records ‎– 80040, WEA ‎– 80040
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A1 El Niño de La Burbuja - The Boy In The Bubble
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – Paul SimonBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Vusi KhumaloEngineer [Assistant At Ovation Studios] – Peter ThwaitesEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinGuitar Synthesizer – Adrian BelewMusic By, Accordion – Forere MotloheloaPercussion – Makhaya MahlanguSynthesizer – Rob Mounsey
3:59
A2 Graceland
Bass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Vusi KhumaloEngineer [Assistant At Amigo Studios] – Steven StrassmanEngineer [Assistant At Ovation Studios] – Peter ThwaitesEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinGuitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Pedal Steel Guitar – Demola AdepojuPercussion – Makhaya MahlanguVocals – The Everly Brothers*Vocals, Backing Vocals – Paul Simon
4:48
A3 Yo Sé Lo Que Sé - I Know What I Know
Engineer [Assistant At Ovation Studios] – Peter ThwaitesEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinFeaturing [With] – General M.D. Shirinda, The Gaza SistersMusic By – General M.D. ShirindaSynthesizer [Synclavier], Vocals – Paul SimonVocals – The Gaza Sisters
3:13
A4 Botas De Goma - Gumboots
Backing Vocals – Diane Garisto, Michele Cobbs*Drums – Petrus ManileEngineer [Assistant At Ovation Studios] – Peter ThwaitesEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinFeaturing [With] – The Boyoyo BoysLead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Daniel XilakaziMusic By, Accordion – Jonhjon Mkhalali*Music By, Tambourine – Lulu MasilelaPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Saxophone – Barney Rachabane, Mike Makhalemele, Teaspoon NdlelaSynthesizer [Synclavier], Backing Vocals – Paul Simon
2:42
A5 Diamantes En Las Suelas De Sus Zapatos - Diamonds On The Soles Of Her Shoes
Alto Saxophone – Alex FosterBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant] – Mark CobrinGuitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Percussion – Assane Thiam, Babacar Faye, Youssou N'DourTenor Saxophone – Leonard Pickett*Trumpet – Earl GardnerVocals – Ladysmith Black MambazoWritten-By [Beginning By] – Joseph ShabalalaWritten-By [Beginning By], Guitar, Vocals – Paul Simon
5:34
B1 Puedes Llamarme Al - You Can Call Me Al
Arranged By [Co-arranged By], Backing Vocals, Bass Guitar [Six-string Electric Bass] – Paul SimonArranged By [Co-arranged By], Guitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Bass – Baghiti Khumalo*Bass Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Ronald E. Cuber*Drums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant] – Mark CobrinGuitar Synthesizer – Adrian BelewPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Synthesizer – Rob MounseyTin Whistle [Pennywhistle Solo] – Morris GoldbergTrombone – David W. Bargeron*, Kim Allan CisselTrumpet – Alan Rubin, John Faddis*, Lewis Michael Soloff*, Ronald E. Brecker*
4:39
B2 Bajo Los Cielos Africanos - Under African Skies
Arranged By [Co-arranged By], Guitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Arranged By [Co-arranged By], Guitar, Vocals – Paul SimonBass – Baghiti Khumalo*Drums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant At Amigo Studios] – Steven StrassmanEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinGuitar – Adrian BelewPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Vocals – Linda Ronstadt
3:34
B3 Sin Hogar - Homeless
Engineer [Assistant] – Andrew FraserFeaturing [With] – Ladysmith Black MambazoWords By, Music By, Lead Vocals – Joseph Shabalala
3:45
B4 Amor Loco Vol. II - Crazy Love, Vol. II
Arranged By [Co-arranged By], Backing Vocals – Paul SimonArranged By [Co-arranged By], Guitar – Chikapa "Ray" Phiri*Bass – Lloyd LeloseDrums – Isaac MtshaliEngineer [Assistant At Ovation Studios] – Peter ThwaitesEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinFeaturing [With] – StimelaGuitar Synthesizer – Adrian BelewSoprano Saxophone – Morris Goldberg
4:17
B5 Era Tu Madre - That Was Your Mother
Accordion – Alton Rubin, Sr. (Dopsie)*Bass – Alonzo JohnsonDrums – Alton Rubin, Jr.Engineer [Assistant] – Mark Miller (2)Featuring [With] – Good Rockin' Dopsie And The Twisters*Guitar – Sherman RobertsonSaxophone – Johnny HoytWashboard – David Rubin
2:51
B6 Alrededor del Mundo O El Mito De Las Impresiones Digitales - All Around The World Or The Myth Of Fingerprints
Acoustic Guitar – Paul SimonBass – Conrad LozanoDrums – Louie PerezDrums [Additional] – Steve GaddEngineer [Assistant At Amigo Studios] – Steven StrassmanEngineer [Assistant At The Hit Factory] – Mark CobrinFeaturing [With] – Los LobosPercussion – Ralph McDonald*Saxophone – Steve BerlinVocals, Guitar – Cesar RosasVocals, Guitar, Accordion – David Hildago*
3:15

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Issued with printed inner sleeve containing full lyrics.

Recorded at Ovation Studios, Johannesburg, R.S.A., The Hit Factory, New York, U.S.A, Amigo Studios, Los Angeles, U.S.A., Abbey Road Studios, London, England, and Master-Trak Enterprises, Crowley, Louisiana, U.S.A.
Originally mastered at Sterling Sound, New York.
DDM Direct Digital Mastering.

Catalog number 25447A and 25447B on the record. Catalog number 80040 on back cover.

℗ 1986 Paul Simon.

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  • Rights Society: SADAIC BIEM AADI CAPIF
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 25447 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 25447 B

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
1-25447, 9 25447-1 Paul Simon Graceland(LP, Album, Spe) 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
925447-2 Paul Simon Graceland(CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records 925447-2 Europe 1986 Sell This Version

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