Tears For Fears ‎– Songs From The Big Chair

Label:
Mercury ‎– 558 106-2
Format:
CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
Country:
Released:
Genre:
Style:

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Shout
Backing Vocals – Sandy McLellandDrums – Chris HughesProducer – Chris HughesWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
6:34
2 The Working Hour
Drums, Arranged By [Drums] – Manny EliasDrums, Arranged By [Saxophone] – Jerry MarottaGrand Piano – Andy DavisProducer – Chris HughesSaxophone – Mel CollinsSaxophone, Soloist [Saxophone Solos] – William Gregory*Written-By – Stanley*, Elias*, Orzabal*
6:32
3 Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Engineer – David BascombeGuitar, Soloist [2nd Guitar Solo] – Neil TaylorProducer – Chris HughesWritten-By – Hughes*, Stanley*, Orzabal*
4:12
4 Mothers Talk
Backing Vocals – Steve Lange*Producer – Chris HughesWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
5:07
5 I Believe
Grand Piano – Roland OrzabalProducer – Chris HughesSaxophone – William Gregory*Written-By – Roland Orzabal
4:55
6 Broken
Guitar, Soloist [Guitar Solo] – Neil TaylorProducer – Chris HughesWritten-By – Roland Orzabal
2:38
7 Head Over Heels / Broken (Live)
Backing Vocals – Annie McCaig, Marilyn Davis*, Sandy McLellandGrand Piano – Andy DavisProducer – Chris HughesWritten-By ['Broken' Live] – Roland OrzabalWritten-By ['Head Over Heals] – Curt Smith, Roland Orzabal
5:02
8 Listen
Arranged By – Ian StanleyProducer – Chris HughesVocals [Operatic] – Marilyn Davis*Vocals [Vocal Styling] – Roland OrzabalWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
6:54
Bonus Tracks
9 The Big Chair
Producer – Chris Hughes, Ian StanleyWritten-By [10] – Hughes*, Smith*, Stanley*, Orzabal*
3:22
10 Empire Building
Written-By [11] – Smith*, Stanley*, Orzabal*
2:53
11 The Marauders
Producer – Ian Stanley, Tears For FearsWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
4:16
12 Broken Revisited
Producer – Ian Stanley, Tears For FearsWritten-By – Roland Orzabal
5:16
13 The Conflict
Producer – Tears For FearsWritten-By [14] – Smith*, Stanley*, Orzabal*
4:06
14 Mothers Talk (U.S. Remix)
Producer – Chris HughesRemix – Bob ClearmountainWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
4:14
15 Shout (U.S. Remix)
Producer – Chris HughesRemix – Steve Thompson & Michael BarbieroWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
8:03

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

1, 4, 9 & 10, 14 & 15: ℗ 1984 Mercury Records Ltd (London)
2 & 3, 5-8: ℗ 1985 Mercury Records Ltd (London)
11-13 : ℗ 1983 Mercury Records Ltd (London)

Remastered at Close To The Edge, Twickenham.

This compilation: ℗ 1999 Mercury Records Ltd (London) © 1999 Mercury Records Ltd (London)

On the tray inlay, "Heels" in the title of track 7 is misspelled "Heals".
Track 9 is slightly edited.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31455 81062 2
  • Barcode (Scanned): 731455810622
  • Matrix / Runout: 07314 558 106-2 01 +
  • Matrix / Runout (Inner Ring): MADE IN GERMANY BY UNIVERSAL M & L
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L002
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0193
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 00268
  • Price Code: UN 899

Other Versions (5 of 158) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MERH 58 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair(LP, Album) Mercury MERH 58 UK 1985 Sell This Version
VOG4-1-3353 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair(Cass, Album) Vertigo VOG4-1-3353 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
824 300-2 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair(CD, Album, RE) Mercury, Phonogram 824 300-2 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
67251 Tears For Fears Canciones De La Gran Silla = Songs From The Big Chair(Cass, Album) PolyGram 67251 Argentina 1985 Sell This Version
824 300-2 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair(CD, Album, RE) Mercury, Phonogram 824 300-2 Australasia Unknown Sell This Version

Recommendations

Reviews