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Songs From The Big Chair

Tears For Fears

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1
Shout
Tears For Fears
6:33
2
The Working Hour
Tears For Fears
6:32
3
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Tears For Fears
4:11
4
Mothers Talk
Tears For Fears
5:07
5
I Believe
Tears For Fears
4:56
6
Broken
Tears For Fears
2:39
7
Head Over Heels / Broken
Tears For Fears
5:01
8
Listen
Tears For Fears
6:55
9
Shout (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
6:35
10
The Working Hour (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
6:34
11
Everybody Wants To Rule The World (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
4:13
12
Mothers Talk (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
5:08
13
I Believe (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
4:55
14
Broken (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
2:38
15
Head Over Heels (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
4:55
16
Listen (2014 Steven Wilson Mix)
Tears For Fears
6:57
Total Playing Time    1:23:49
Billboard 200 - #1, 1985
UK Albums Chart - #2, 1985
Billboard Hot 100 - #1, 1985 - Shout
Billboard Hot 100 - #1, 1985 - Everybody Wants To Rule The World

"... the sheer majesty of Tears for Fears's sound is surprisingly refreshing ... we may never hear music that sounds like this again."
- PopMatters.com

Containing two US number one singles, a number three hit (Head Over Heels) and a top 30 single (Mothers Talk), Songs From The Big Chair is one of the iconic albums of the 1980s; over 10 million copies have been sold worldwide with half of those sales coming from the US. For this album, their sophomore release, Tears For Fears wanted to open up their sound with bigger guitars and less reliance on sequencers and technology. That willingness to do something different, to expand musical horizons, created a phenomenon. This 30th anniversary reissue includes a second version of the entire album remixed by renowned musician and audio engineer Steven Wilson.
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM - Mercury Records Studio Masters

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