O Superman" is a 1981 song by performance artist and musician Laurie Anderson. Part of the larger work United States Live, the song became a surprise hit in the United Kingdom after it was championed by DJ John Peel, rising to on the UK Singles Charts in 1981. Prior to the success of this song, Anderson was little known outside the art world. First released as a single, the song also appeared on her debut album Big Science (1982). The song topped the 1981 The Village Voice Pazz & Jop singles poll.
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Big Science is the 1982 debut album by avant-garde artist Laurie Anderson and the first of a 7-album deal she signed with Warner Bros. It is best known for the single "O Superman", which unexpectedly reached in the UK. The work is a selection of highlights from her eight-hour production, United States Live, which was itself released as a 5-LP box set and book in 1984. United States Live was originally a performance piece, in which music was only one element.
Karl from Ingatestone, United Kingdomi love Laurie Anderson, O Superman is a really good song and the dance crew Legs N Co were really good on TOTP performing this song. David Bowie's 1997 version was horrendous. Mark from London, EnglandThis song became a hit in the UK after being championed by late-night DJ, the late great John Peel. later re-released it due to the proverbial popular demand. Note: the album track, exactly teh same as the single, is called: "O Superman (For Massenet)"
O Superman ● Laurie Anderson. BPM of 148. Key of C. O Superman by Laurie Anderson is in the key of C. It should be played at a tempo of 148 BPM.
Laurie Anderson, singer-songwriter. In 1979, Iranian students stormed the US embassy in Tehran. I became the co-director of her show and put one of her songs on Airwaves, a double album put out by my small label, One Ten Records. I urged Laurie to put O Superman out on my label.
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|OTR 005||Laurie Anderson||O Superman (7", EP)||One Ten Records||OTR 005||US||1981|
|K 17870||Laurie Anderson||O Superman (7", Single)||Warner Bros. Records||K 17870||Ireland||1981|
|17 870||Laurie Anderson||O Superman (7", Single)||Warner Bros. Records||17 870||France||1981|
|K 17870||Laurie Anderson||O Superman (7")||Warner Bros. Records||K 17870||France||1981|
|WBSP 49876||Laurie Anderson||O Superman (7", EP, Promo)||Warner Bros. Records||WBSP 49876||US||1981|