Billy Ocean is the debut studio album by British recording artist Billy Ocean, released in 1976 by GTO Records. It includes the hit singles "Love Really Hurts Without You", ". Love on Delivery)" and "Stop Me (If You've Heard it All Before)". All three songs appeared in the UK Singles Chart in 1976. All tracks composed by Ben Findon and Leslie Charles; except where indicated. Tell Him to Move Over". Stop Me (If You've Heard it All Before)" (Findon, Charles, Mike Myers).
Complete your Billy Ocean collection. Bittersweet (Album Mix). When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going. Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run).
Rod Stewart - I Don't Want To Talk About It (from One Night Only!
Album Ocean Mix. Bittersweet (Ocean Mix) Lyrics. My boy's being sus he was shady enough but now he’s just a shadow My boy loves his friends like I love my split ends and by that I mean He cuts 'em off (What?!) My boy My boy My boy Don't love me like he promised My boy My boy My boy He ain’t a man and sure as hell ain't honest.
Billy Ocean (born Leslie Sebastian Charles; 21 January 1950) is a Trinidadian-born English recording artist who had a string of R&B international pop hits in the 1970s and 1980s. He was the most popular British R&B singer-songwriter of the early to mid-1980s. After scoring his first four UK Top 20 successes, seven years passed before he accumulated a series of transatlantic successes, including three . Billy Ocean is the 1976 debut album from Billy Ocean, featuring the hit singles, "Love Really Hurts Without You", ".
The Billy Ocean Collection, released through Sony in the . contains material that predates Ocean's move to Jive and the singer's subsequent . mainstream breakthrough. recording for the GTO label and scoring late-'70s hits with "Love Really Hurts Without You" (number two in the . but also a Top Ten club hit in the . The disc also includes some highlights from his early-'80s albums, including "Nights (Feel Like Getting Down)" - an excellent slice of slick disco-funk that reached number seven on the Black Singles chart. For an overview of Ocean's entire career, The Ultimate Collection (2004) is the place to go, but The Billy Ocean Collection demonstrates that he had a lot going for him prior to full-on .
|A||Bittersweet (Extended Version)||6:35|
|B2||Bittersweet (Album Version)||4:56|
- Marketed By – CNR Records
- Distributed By – CNR Records
- Mixed By – Brian New*
- Producer – Barry Eastmond, Wayne Brathwaite
- Written-By – Barry Eastmond, Billy Ocean, Wayne Brathwaite
NotesTaken from the gold album "Love Zone" LP 656.078
Marketed and distributed by CNR Records, Weesp/Holland, Brussels/Belgium
℗ 1986 Zomba Productions Limited
© 1986 Zomba Productions Limited
Track listing as on labels, the back cover shows an additional track in error
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|ZT41016||Billy Ocean||Bittersweet (12")||Jive||ZT41016||Germany||1986|
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|145.279||Billy Ocean||Bittersweet (7", Single)||Jive||145.279||Netherlands||1986|
|SPBO-51010||Billy Ocean||Bittersweet (7", Single, Promo)||Jive||SPBO-51010||Spain||1986|