This week In Male Balladeers 42/52

Paul Young, Vinícius de Moraes, Jason Mraz, Jonathan Richman, Dave Gahan, Elton John, Leon Russell, Harry Chapin, Billy Bragg, Joe Henry, Elvis Costello, Randy Newman, John Martyn, Elvis Presley

Sire publish ‘Talking Heads: 77,’ their debut album featuring ‘Psycho Killer’ (1977)

'Talking Heads: 77' is their debut (featuring 'Psycho Killer') album released on September 16, 1977 by Sire.1 . (Entermedia Theatre, New York, 8-10-78) 2 . Don't Worry About The Government 3 . Psycho Killer (1980) 4 . Pulled Up (Berkeley Sproul Plaza, 1978) Track listing : 1.Uh-Oh, Love Comes to Town (David Byrne) - 02:48 . 2.New Feeling (David Byrne) - 03:09 . 3.Tentative Decisions (David…

David Bowie releases his twenty-third album : ‘Reality’ (2003)

David Bowie's 'Reality' is his twenty-third studio album co-produced with Tony Visconti and released on September 16, 2003 by ISO / Columbia.1 . New Killer Star 2 . Pablo Picasso 3 . Never Get Old (A Reality Tour) 4 . Days & Excel Sound 5 . New Killer Star (A Reality Tour) 6 . Pablo Picasso (Uncasville, 2004) 7 . Never Get Old (Live) Track Listing : 1.New Killer Star (David Bowie) - 04:40 .…

Beserkley Records release ‘The Modern Lovers,’ their self-titled debut album produced in part by John Cale (1976)

'The Modern Lovers' is their eponymous debut studio album produced (partly) by John Cale. and released in August 1976 by Beserkley Records 1 . Hospital (1972) 2 . Someone I Care About (1972) Track Listing : 2.Astral Plane (Jonathan Richman) - 03:00 . 3.Old World (Jonathan Richman) - 04:00 . 4.Pablo Picasso (Jonathan Richman) - 04:15 . 5.She Cracked (Jonathan Richman) - 02:53 . 6.Hospital…

XL Recordings publish M.I.A.’s second album : ‘Kala’ featuring ‘Paper Planes’ (2007)

M.I.A.'s 'Kala' is her second studio album featuring 'Paper Planes,' co-produced with Switch among others and released on August 8, 2007 by XL Recordings1 . Birdflu 2 . Boyz 3 . Jimmy 4 . Paper Planes 5 . Bamboo Banga (Virgin Mobile Freefest, 2010) 6 . Y.A.L.A. (Bamboo Banga, Matangi Tour, Primavera Fauna Festival, Chile, 2013) 7 . Bird Flu (Lowlands, 2007) 8 . Hussel (Lowlands, 2007) 9 . 20…