Xanadu CD (1998)

Artist: Soundtrack

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Label Uni/mca
SKU 60140944
UPC 008811185725
UPC 14 00008811185725
Format CD
Release Date 9/8/1998
Links
Author Soundtrack
Compilation Appearance Keep On Loving You
Compilation Appearance Xanadu
Compilation Appearance Best Of 70's Supergroups
Compilation Appearance Boogie Nights
Compilation Appearance Rock Hits Of The 70's
Compilation Appearance Rock Hits Of The 70's
Compilation Appearance Magic-Very Best Of Olivia Newton-John
Compilation Appearance Classic Rock Greatest Hits
Compilation Appearance Rockin' 70s
Compilation Appearance Gold
Compilation Appearance Icon:olivia Newton John
Compilation Appearance Box Set Series:classic Rock
Technical Info
Producer John Farrar; Jeff Lynne
CatalogID 11857
Lable Name MCA (USA)
Released 09/08/1998
Original Release 1980
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00008811185725
Album Notes and Credits
Hollywood never learns. Hot on the heels of box-office failures Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and Can't Stop the Music, comes the roller-skating Olivia Newton John in Xanadu. This soundtrack is fluff stuff to be sure, but some pearls float amongst the mire. Lead-off "Magic" remains a fine single. "Suddenly," a duet ONJ ekes out with British luminary Cliff Richard, seems better than most love themes. The sudden appearance of the Tubes almost saves the doomed swing/rock hybrid "Dancin," but the two styles should never meet. The second half glows from the Electric Light Orchestra, soaring at its commercial height, escaping this crippling fairy tale fairly untarnished with three more hit bits: "I'm Alive," "All Over the World," and the Olivia Neutron Bomb showcase title track. "Don't Walk Away" and "The Fall" stand as two of Jeff Lynne's finest, thus the flip nukes the front which should stay stuck to the theater floor. Listening to this soundtrack may beat watching the actual film, but know that if you didn't dig Xanadu when it came out, the platter gains nothing through time. ~ Doug Stone
Disc 1
1 Magic - Olivia Newton-John
2 Suddenly - Olivia Newton-John/Cliff Richard
3 Dancin' - Olivia Newton-John/The Tubes
4 Suspended In Time - Olivia Newton-John
5 Whenever You're Away From Me - Olivia Newton-John/Gene Kelly
6 I'm Alive - Electric Light Orchestra
7 Fall, The - Electric Light Orchestra
8 Don't Walk Away - Electric Light Orchestra
9 All Over The World - Electric Light Orchestra
10 Xanadu - Electric Light Orchestra/Olivia Newton-John

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