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 They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 400 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Paul Young - Don't Dream It's Over Lifted from : On…

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.Track listing : 1.Uh-Oh, Love Comes to Town (David Byrne) - 02:48 . 2.New Feeling (David Byrne) - 03:09 . 3.Tentative Decisions (David Byrne) - 03:04 . 4.Happy Day (David Byrne) - 03:55 . 5.Who Is It? (David Byrne) - 01:41 . 6.No Compassion (David Byrne) - 04:47 . 7.The Book I Read…

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.Track Listing : 1.New Killer Star (David Bowie) - 04:40 . 2.Pablo Picasso (Jonathan Richman) - 04:06 . 3.Never Get Old (David Bowie) - 04:25 . 4.The Loneliest Guy (David Bowie) - 04:11 . 5.Looking For Water (David Bowie) - 03:28 . 6.She'Ll Drive The Big Car…

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 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 (Jonathan Richman) - 05:31 . 7.Someone I Care About…

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 RecordingsTrack Listing : 1.Bamboo Banga (M.I.A., Switch, Jonathan Richman, Ilaiyaraaja) - 04:58 . . 2.Bird Flu (M.I.A., Switch, R. P. Patnaik) - 03:24 . . 3.Boyz (M.I.A., Switch) - 03:27 . 4.Jimmy (M.I.A., Switch, Bappi Lahiri) - 03:29 . . 5.Hussel…