Whammy! is the third studio album by American new wave band the B-52's. It was recorded at Compass Point Studios in Nassau, Bahamas, in December 1982 and was produced by Steven Stanley. The record was refined and mastered at Sterling Sound, New York City. It was released on April 27, 1983 in the United States, with Warner Bros. Records as the primary label.
The B-52's – Whammy! 레이블: Warner Bros. Whatever, the first 3 songs from this album are among the best songs the group wrote. but I like the whole feeling on that album, the drum machine, hands clapping, it sound very good and I like it. It's a much better album then their next one release in 1986 just after Rick die. 답글 나에게 알림 Helpful.
The B-52s (styled as The B-52's prior to 2008) is an American new wave band formed in Athens, Georgia, in 1976. The original line-up consisted of Fred Schneider (vocals), Kate Pierson (vocals, keyboards), Cindy Wilson (vocals, percussion), Ricky Wilson (guitar), and Keith Strickland (drums, guitar, keyboards). Ricky Wilson died from AIDS-related illness in 1985, and Strickland switched from drums to lead guitar. The band also added touring members for albums and live performances.
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Whammy ! Modifier l'album Reporter une erreur. Liste des groupes New-Wave The B-52's Whammy ! ajouter les paroles de l'album. Ajouter un fichier audio. Nom du groupe The B-52's. Membres possèdant cet album7. 3. Song for a Future Generation.
1. Legal Tender Lyrics. 2. Whammy Kiss Lyrics. Whammy! was the third studio album by new wave band, The B-52’s. It contained popular singles Legal Tender, Whammy Kiss, and Song for a future Generation.
Consumer Guide Album. B-52's: Whammy! Though they still pick up some great ideas at interplanetary garage sales, their celebration of the pop mess-around is getting earthier. Whammy Kiss" and "Butterbean" do actually concern sex and food, respectively, while "Legal Tender" and "Queen of Las Vegas" show off a healthy respect for money-that is, a disrespectful attraction to its alluring usefulness. Song for a Future Generation" is a completely affectionate, completely undeluded look at the doomed, hopeful, cheerfully.
Smartly, they decided to not simply replicate the skewed Southern funk of that album, choosing to update their signature sound with drum machines and new wave synths. As a result, it now sounds a little forced and dated, but the best moments - "Legal Tender," "Whammy Kiss," "Butterbean," "Song for a Future Generation" - rank as B-52's classics, and the entire record is certainly entertaining, even with its faults. Whammy! was originally released with a cover of Yoko Ono's "Don't Worry
Jacobus deRottmann2 роки тому. 1 Legal Tender 3:40 2 Whammy Kiss 5:21 3 Song For A Future Generation 3:59 4 Butterbean 4:18 5 Trism 3:23 6 Queen Of Las Vegas 4:37 7 Moon 83 4:01 8 Big Bird 4:13 9 Work That Skirt 3:51. Caryl McCarley2 роки тому. I Love this Album and The B-52's.
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|A3||Song For A Future Generation||4:00|
|B2||Queen Of Las Vegas||4:40|
Written-By [Uncredited] – Yoko Ono
|B5||Work That Skirt||3:48|
- Record Company – Ariola Eurodisc GmbH
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Island Records Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Island Music Ltd.
- Distributed By – Ariola Group Of Companies
- Printed By – Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH
- Producer, Engineer – Steven Stanley
- Written-By – The B-52's
NotesCategory on cover: 405 483-320
Category on cassette: 405 483
℗ 1983 Island Records Inc. Distributed by the Ariola Group Of Companies.
Track B3 is credited to "Unknown" .
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Label Code: LC 0407
- Rights Society: GEMA / STEMRA
|1-23819, 9 23819-1||The B-52's||Whammy! (LP, Album, Win)||Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records||1-23819, 9 23819-1||US||1983|
|25S-166||The B-52's||Whammy! (LP, Album)||Island Records||25S-166||Japan||1983|
|255 649||The B-52's||Whammy! (CD, Album, RE)||Island Records||255 649||Europe||Unknown|
|9 23819-2||The B-52's||Whammy! (CD, Album, RE)||Warner Bros. Records||9 23819-2||US||1989|
|IMCD 109, 842 445-2||The B-52's||Whammy! (CD, Album, RE)||Island Records, Island Records||IMCD 109, 842 445-2||UK & Europe||Unknown|