Official video of Billy Idol performing Dancing With Myself from the album Kiss Me Deadly. Dancing With Myself (Live At Hatfield Poly). Generation X. Авторы текста и музыки. Billy Idol, Tony James.
Dancing with Myself" is a song written by singer Billy Idol and bassist Tony James, first recorded by their band Generation X in 1979. The song was re-recorded and commercially released by the band newly re-branded as Gen X as a 7" single and a 12" in October 1980, but was a sales failure, reaching only in the UK Singles Chart. It was then included on the band's subsequent album Kiss Me Deadly (1981).
Produced by Keith Forsey. Dancing With Myself Lyrics. On the floors of Tokyo-o Or down in London town to go, go A-with the record selection and the mirror's reflection I'm a-dancing with myself Oh, when there's no-one else in sight A-in the crowded lonely night Well, I wait so long for my love vibration And I'm dancing with myself When Idol left Gen X and began a solo career in 1981, he remixed and re-released the song in the United States as a single that soon became Idol’s first hit single. In an interview with Rolling Stone magazine, Idol says that the inspiration for Dancing With Myself came to him during a 1978 trip to a Japanese discotheque.
Album: Vital Idol (1980). Get the Sheet Music License This Song. On Guitar Center Sessions, Idol explained: "With 'Dancing With Myself' I was trying to put back in punk energy, but streamline the music at the same time and make it great to dance to and slightly more sexual - some of the things that punk precluded because it was a sort of gang kind of music. I wanted to put a sexual feeling into it, and that's when I started doing with songs like 'Dancing With Myself. More songs from Billy Idol. More songs with videos directed by famous people.
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Dancing With Myself originally appeared in his 1983 album Billy Idol. You can also find it on any of the many greatest hits albums he's released since then.
Song: Dancing With Myself Artist: Billy Idol Album: Don't Stop (1981) Bassist: Tony James Tabbed by LoudLon for BigBassTabs. Standard tuning (EADG). NOTE: Normally I prefer to tab original album versions, but the original album version of this song gets a bit repetitive near the end, so instead I chose to tab the version featured in the song's official music video. LEGEND: r rest h hammer on a acciaccatura (appears above bar) vf volume fade (appears above bar) vo volume out (appears above bar).
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Idol’s first new album in nearly 10 years, Kings & Queens of the Underground, is due October 21st on BFI Records. CHAPTER TWENTY-NINE TOP OF THE WORLD, MA West Village, New York City. After I returned to New York, Perri and I moved apartments. First to Jones Street, and then, due to fans hanging outside our front door, to Barrow Street near the West Side Highway, where our window overlooked the end of Christopher Street in the West Village. No one hung outside there because it was so far out of the way of everything. So much for my desire for a quiet New Year’s Eve alone. From DANCING WITH MYSELF by Billy Idol. Published Touchstone, a Division of Simon & Schuster, Inc. Reprinted by permission. In This Article: Billy Idol.
|A||Dancing With Myself||4:50|
|B||Love Calling (Dub)||5:33|
NotesThe B side reads "Love Calling (Dub)" on the label and "Love Calling - Dub Version" on the cover.
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- Label Code: LC 1626
|CHS 2488||Billy Idol And Gen X*||Billy Idol And Gen X* - Dancing With Myself (7", Single)||Chrysalis||CHS 2488||US||1981|
|VS4 42723||Billy Idol With Gen X*||Billy Idol With Gen X* - Dancing With Myself (7", Single)||Chrysalis||VS4 42723||US||1982|
|CHS-27-PDJ||Billy Idol and Gen X*||Billy Idol and Gen X* - Dancing With Myself (12", Single, Promo)||Chrysalis||CHS-27-PDJ||US||1981|
|K 9232, VS4 4273||Billy Idol With Gen X*||Billy Idol With Gen X* - Dancing With Myself (7")||Chrysalis, Chrysalis||K 9232, VS4 4273||New Zealand||1983|
|CHS 42723||Billy Idol With Gen X*||Billy Idol With Gen X* - Dancing With Myself (7")||Chrysalis||CHS 42723||Canada||1982|