Paul McCartney’s ‘Ram’ incl. ‘Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey’ is a studio album recorded with Linda McCartney and released on May 17, 1971 by Apple.
Track Listing : 1.Too Many People (Paul Mccartney) – 04:10 . 2.3 Legs (Paul Mccartney) – 02:44 . 3.Ram On (Paul Mccartney) – 02:26 . 4.Dear Boy (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 02:12 . 5.Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 04:49 . 6.Smile Away (Paul Mccartney) – 03:51 . 7.Heart Of The Country (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 02:21 . 8.Monkberry Moon Delight (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 05:21 . 9.Eat At Home (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 03:18 . 10.Long Haired Lady (Paul & Linda Mccartney) – 05:54 . 11.Ram On (Reprise) (Paul Mccartney) – 00:52 . 12.The Back Seat Of My Car (Paul Mccartney) – 04:26
Musicians : Paul Mccartney – Vocals, Bass, Piano, Keyboards, Guitar, Ukulele On (3 – 11) . Linda Mccartney – Vocals, Co-Lead Vocals On (10) . David Spinozza – Guitar . Hugh Mccracken – Guitar . Denny Seiwell – Drums . Heather Mccartney – Backing Vocals On (8) . Marvin Stamm – Flugelhorn On (5) . New York Philharmonic On (5 – 12)
Production : Produced By Paul Mccartney, Linda Mccartney Eirik The Norwegian – Mixing
Package : Linda Mccartney – Photography . Paul Mccartney – Artwork
Recorded October 16, 1970 – March 1, 1971 At Columbia Recording Studio, New York; A&R Recording Studios, New York; Sound Recording Studios, Los Angeles.
Released On May 17, 1971 By Apple.
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