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Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok album

Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok album
Performer: Murray Head
Title: One Night In Bangkok
Genre: Electronic
Style:Modern Classical, Synth-pop
MP3 album szie: 1876 mb
FLAC album size: 1316 mb

One Night in Bangkok" is a song from the concept album and subsequent musical Chess by Tim Rice, Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. British actor and singer Murray Head raps the verses, while the chorus is sung by Anders Glenmark, a Swedish singer, songwriter and producer. The release topped the charts in many countries, including South Africa, West Germany, Switzerland and Australia. It peaked at No. 3 in both Canada and the United States in May 1985, and at No. 12 in Head's native United Kingdom.

The album was very successful considering it was for a musical. The album charted in the Top 10 in the UK, in the US, and in Sweden. Another song from the album, "I Know Him So Well," held the spot in the UK for four weeks in February 1985, being deposed by "You Spin Me Right Round" by Dead or Alive. The Broadway production of Chess was heavily altered and unsuccessful It reached in Australia, Belgium, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, South Africa, Sweden, and Switzerland.

One Night In Bangkok is found on the album Collection: Stage & Screen Classics. Found on more albums: These Blues Don't Belong to Me Emotions: My Favourite Songs I Know Them So Well: The Best of Tim Rice Rien N'est Ecrit. Murray Head – One Night In Bangkok. One night in Bangkok and the world's your oyster The bars are temples but the pearls ain't free You'll find a god in every golden cloister And if you're lucky then the god's a she I can feel an angel sliding up to me. One town's very like another When your head's down over your pieces, brother. It's a drag, it's a bore, it's really such a pity To be looking at the board, not looking at the city.

One Night in Bangkok" is a song originally sung by Murray Head on the 1984 concept album for the musical Chess. Its music was composed by former ABBA members Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, with lyrics written by Tim Rice. Bangkok, Oriental Setting But the city don't know what the city is getting The creme de la creme of the chess world In a show with everything but Yu. iew full lyrics.

Bangkok - Oriental setting And the city don't know What the city is getting The creme de la creme of The chess world in a show With everything But Yul Brynner Times flies - Doesn't seem a minute Since the Tirolean Spa Had the chess boys in it All change - don't you know that when you play at this level There's

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Murray Head One Night In Bangkok
Arranged By – Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus*, Tim RiceProducer – B. Andersson, B. Ulvaeus*, Tim Rice
5:38
B L.S.O.* & Ambrosian Singers* Avec Murray Head Merano
Arranged By – Anders Eljas, Benny AnderssonConductor – Anders EljasProducer – Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus*, Tim Rice
7:08

Credits

  • Written-By – Andersson/Ulvaeus*, Rice*

Notes

(P) 1984 RCA Victor

Also exists with a different sleeve.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHESS 1 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single, Tap) RCA CHESS 1 UK 1984
CHESS 1 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single) RCA CHESS 1 Ireland 1984
JR-13989, JD-13989 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok (U.S. Radio Edit) ‎(12", Promo) RCA, RCA JR-13989, JD-13989 US 1984
4044 Murray Head / The London Symphony Orchestra Murray Head / The London Symphony Orchestra - One Night In Bangkok ‎(12", Maxi) RCA Victor 4044 Greece 1984
PB 61501 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single) RCA PB 61501 France 1984

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Murray Head One Night In Bangkok
Chorus – Anders Glenmark
5:38
B London Symphony Orchestra* / The Ambrosian Singers Merano
Featuring – Murray Head
7:08

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – RCA S.P.A.
  • Distributed By – RCA S.P.A.
  • Published By – Bocu Music Ltd.

Credits

  • Arranged By – Anders Eljas, Benny Andersson
  • Conductor – Anders Eljas
  • Engineer – Michael B. Tretow
  • Mastered By – P. Mannucci*
  • Producer, Written-By – Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice

Notes

From the album 'Chess' PL 70500
℗ 85
Manufactured and distributed by RCA SpA Rome Italy

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A Side Label): OKAY 39502
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side Label): OKAY 39503
  • Matrix / Runout (A Side Runout Groove): Piero 24-1-85 OKAY 39502 1S-1A-2
  • Matrix / Runout (B Side Runout Groove): Piero 24-1-85 OKAY 39503 1S-1A-1
  • Rights Society: SIAE

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
CHESS 1 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single, Tap) RCA CHESS 1 UK 1984
CHESS 1 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single) RCA CHESS 1 Ireland 1984
JR-13989, JD-13989 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok (U.S. Radio Edit) ‎(12", Promo) RCA, RCA JR-13989, JD-13989 US 1984
4044 Murray Head / The London Symphony Orchestra Murray Head / The London Symphony Orchestra - One Night In Bangkok ‎(12", Maxi) RCA Victor 4044 Greece 1984
PB 61501 Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single) RCA PB 61501 France 1984