Alphabet City is the fourth studio album by English pop band ABC. It was originally released in October 1987, on the labels Mercury, Phonogram and Neutron, two years after their previous album How to Be . .
Alphabet City Tracklist. 2. When Smokey Sings Lyrics. Produced by Martin Fry & Mark White. Written by Martin Fry & Mark White.
ABC - Alphabet City (1987). Songs in album ABC - Alphabet City (1987).
Returning to the Motown and Northern soul that provided the basis of their debut album, ABC turned to the pop songcraft on their fifth album, Alphabet City. The increased songcraft is certainly engaging, particularly on the hit "When Smokey Sings," but the songs are usually indistinguishable from each other, resulting in a sleek, stylish, and thoroughly entertaining album that leaves no lasting memory.
Alphabet City is an album by the band ABC released in 1987 by Mercury. It was released in Vinyl, and CD. There is also a remastered 2005 version. Following a hiatus while singer Martin Fry was treated for Hodgkin's disease, ABC returned to the studio to record Alphabet City, which they thought might be their final album.
Alphabet City - album 1987. Hitch-hikers Guide part 2. The Hitchhiker Trilogy. City Boy. Dinner At The Ritz. My Real Name Is 'arold.
Alphabet City is an album by the band ABC released in 1987. Best known for "When Smokey Sings", a tribute to Smokey Robinson, the album also spawned "The Night You Murdered Love" and "King Without a Crown" as singles
by ABC - 15 Tracks - 1:02:40. Release date 01/01/1987.
Features Song Lyrics for ABC's Alphabet City album. ABC - Alphabet City Album Lyrics. 1. The Night You Murdered Love (The Reply) Lyrics.
|2||When Smokey Sings||4:18|
|3||The Night You Murdered Love||4:53|
|5||Rage And Then Regret||3:33|
|7||King Without A Crown||4:40|
|13||When Smokey Sings (The Miami Mix)||7:03|
|14||The Night You Murdered Love (The Whole Story)||8:14|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
- Copyright (c) – Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
Notes(P) 1987 Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
(C) 1998 Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 0 42283 23912 8
- Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
- Label Code: LC 0268
|832 391-2||ABC||Alphabet City (CD, Album)||Mercury, Phonogram||832 391-2||Europe||1987|
|832 391-1||ABC||Alphabet City (LP, Album)||Mercury||832 391-1||Spain||1987|
|PN-MER-8323911.4||ABC||Alphabet City (LP)||Mercury||PN-MER-8323911.4||Peru||1988|
|832 391-2||ABC||Alphabet City (CD, Album)||Mercury||832 391-2||South Korea||1987|
|NTRH 4||ABC||Alphabet City (LP, Album)||Neutron Records||NTRH 4||UK||1987|