Graceland (25th anniversary edition)

~ Release by Paul Simon (see all versions of this release, 29 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Boy in the Bubble
4 4:00
2 Graceland
4 4:51
3 I Know What I Know
2 3:13
4 Gumboots
3 2:45
5 Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes
3.5 5:51
6 You Can Call Me Al
4.45 4:41
7 Under African Skies
4 3:37
8 Homeless
3 3:48
9 Crazy Love, Vol. II
3 4:19
10 That Was Your Mother
2 2:53
11 All Around the World or The Myth of Fingerprints
3 3:18
12 Homeless (demo)
3 2:31
13 Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes (alternate version)
4 4:41
14 All Around the World or The Myth of Fingerprints (early version)
3 3:18
15 You Can Call Me Al (demo)
3 2:04
16 Crazy Love (demo)
4 2:32
17 The Story of “Graceland” (as told by Paul Simon)
2 9:37

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 1, 11)
guitar synthesizer:
Adrian Belew (tracks 6, 9)
guitar synthesizer [synthesizer guitar]:
Adrian Belew (track 1)
electric bass guitar [six-string electric bass]:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 6)
trumpet:
Ronald E. Brecker (track 6)
John Faddis (track 6)
Earl Gardner (track 5)
Alan Rubin (track 6)
washboard:
David Rubin (track 10)
drums:
Vusi Khumalo (tracks 1–2, 17)
Petrus Manile (track 4)
Isaac Mtshali (tracks 5–7, 9)
Louie Pérez (Los Lobos) (track 11)
Alton Rubin, Jr. (track 10)
tambourine:
Lulu Masilela (track 4)
pedal steel guitar:
Demola Adepoju (tracks 2, 17)
synthesizer:
Rob Mounsey (tracks 1, 6)
soprano saxophone:
Morris Goldberg (track 9)
guitar:
Adrian Belew (track 7)
Chikapa “Ray” Phiri (tracks 2, 5–7, 9, 17)
Sherman Robertson (track 10)
Cesar Rosas (track 11)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 5, 7)
guitar [lead guitar & rhythm]:
Daniel Xilakazi (track 4)
bass:
Alonzo Johnson (track 10)
Baghiti Khumalo (tracks 1–2, 5–7, 17)
Lloyd Lelose (track 9)
Conrad Lozano (track 11)
synclavier:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 3–4)
percussion:
Babacar Faye (track 5)
Ralph MacDonald (tracks 4, 6–7, 11)
Makhaya Mahlangu (tracks 1–2, 17)
Youssou N’Dour (track 5)
Assane Thiam (tama player) (track 5)
alto saxophone:
Alex Foster (Saxophonist) (track 5)
saxophone:
Steve Berlin (track 11)
Johnny Hoyt (track 10)
Mike Makhalemele (track 4)
Teaspoon Ndlela (track 4)
Barney Rachabane (track 4)
accordion:
Johnjon Mkhalali (track 4)
Forere Motloheloa (track 1)
accordion and guitar:
David Hidalgo (track 11)
baritone saxophone and bass saxophone:
Ronald E. Cuber (track 6)
horn arranger:
Rob Mounsey (track 6)
tenor saxophone:
Leonard Pickett (track 5)
trombone:
David W. Bargeron (US trombonist & tubist) (track 6)
Kim Allan Cissel (track 6)
additional drums:
Steve Gadd (drummer) (track 11)
additional arranger:
Chikapa “Ray” Phiri (tracks 6–7, 9)
additional producer:
Jennifer Lebeau (2012) (track 17)
additional writer:
Joseph Shabalala (tracks 5, 13)
assistant engineer:
Mark Cobrin (tracks 1–7, 9, 11, 17)
Andrew Fraser (audio engineer) (track 8)
Mark Miller (engineer) (track 10)
Steven Strassman (tracks 2, 7, 11, 17)
Peter Thwaites (tracks 1–4, 9, 17)
background vocals:
Michelle Cobbs (track 4)
Diane Garisto (track 4)
choir vocals:
The Gaza Sisters (track 3)
Ladysmith Black Mambazo (tracks 5, 8)
chorus master:
composer:
Johnjon Mkhalali (track 4)
Lulu Masilela (track 4)
Forere Motloheloa (track 1)
Joseph Shabalala (tracks 8, 12)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 1–15, 17)
editor:
Dan Ricci (mixer, sound designer) (2012) (track 17)
Richard Ruggiero (mixer, editor) (2012) (track 17)
engineer:
Roy Halee (tracks 1–11)
lead vocals [lead singer]:
Joseph Shabalala (track 8)
lyricist:
Joseph Shabalala (tracks 8, 12)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 1–15, 17)
mixer:
Dan Ricci (mixer, sound designer) (2012) (track 17)
Richard Ruggiero (mixer, editor) (2012) (track 17)
performer:
The Boyoyo Boys (track 4)
Los Lobos (track 11)
Stimela (track 9)
Tau Ea Matsekha (tracks 1–2)
producer:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 1–11)
Steve Berkowitz (A&R executive at Sony. Also credited as reissue producer) (2012) (track 17)
recording engineer:
Mike Reilly (audio engineer) (2012) (track 17)
solo tin whistle [pennywhistle]:
Morris Goldberg (track 6)
spoken vocals:
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (2012-01) (track 17)
vocals:
Cesar Rosas (track 11)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (tracks 1–11, 17)
The Everly Brothers (tracks 2, 17)
David Hidalgo (track 11)
Linda Ronstadt (track 7)
publisher:
Paul Simon Music (1986) (tracks 1–10, 12–13, 15)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Ovation Studios in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa (1985-02) (tracks 1–4, 9, 17)
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1985-05 – 1986-04) (tracks 6–7)
The Hit Factory in Manhattan, New York, New York, United States (1986-04) (tracks 1–4, 9, 11)
mash-ups:
Shit by Neil Cicierega (track 6)
remixes:
part of:
The Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 485) (track 2)
recording of:
Graceland (track 2)
Gumboots (track 4)
Homeless (track 8)
I Know What I Know (track 3)
You Can Call Me Al (tracks 6, 15)
Homeless (1985-10-10) (track 12)

Release

ASIN: UK: B007P06DJK [info]