Listen Without Prejudice CD (1990)

Artist: George Michael

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Listen without prejudice

by Tarquind@aol.com on 6/4/1999

What can i say George at his best...nuff said Read More

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Label Sony
SKU 60112258
UPC 074644689822
UPC 14 00074644689822
Format CD
Release Date 9/11/1990
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Author George Michael
Compilation Appearance Love Songs
Compilation Appearance Two Rooms-Songs Of Elton John & Bernie Taupin
Compilation Appearance Vol. 3-Greatest Hits
Compilation Appearance Greatest Hits
Compilation Appearance Pavarotti & Friends For Cambod
Compilation Appearance Aretha's Best
Compilation Appearance Platinum Collection (Greatest Hits I, II & III)
Compilation Appearance John E-Rocket Man-Number Ones
Compilation Appearance Rocket Man: Number Ones (Rmst) (Spkg)
Compilation Appearance Now That's What I Call The 80S Volume
Compilation Appearance Easy 80S
Associated Artist/Work Franklin, Aretha
Associated Artist/Work Houston, Whitney
Associated Artist/Work John, Elton
Artist Influence Bay City Rollers
Artist Influence Bryan Ferry
Artist Influence David Bowie
Artist Influence David Essex
Artist Influence Elton John
Artist Influence Elvis Presley
Artist Influence Freddie Mercury
Artist Influence Labi Siffre
Artist Influence Marvin Gaye
Artist Influence Michael Jackson
Artist Influence Prince
Artist Influence Queen
Artist Influence Robert Palmer
Artist Influence Sam Cooke
Artist Influence Smokey Robinson
Artist Influence Sylvester
Artist Influence The Beatles
Artist Influence The Village People
Artist Contemporary Andy Bell (Erasure)
Artist Contemporary Chris de Burgh
Artist Contemporary Corey Hart
Artist Contemporary Culture Club
Artist Contemporary Daryl Hall & John Oates
Artist Contemporary Duran Duran
Artist Contemporary Eurythmics
Artist Contemporary Fine Young Cannibals
Artist Contemporary Frankie Goes to Hollywood
Artist Contemporary Gary Barlow (Singer/Songwriter)
Artist Contemporary Jon Secada
Artist Contemporary Lisa Stansfield (Singer)
Artist Contemporary Madonna
Artist Contemporary Martin Page
Artist Contemporary Michael Jackson
Artist Contemporary Paul Young
Artist Contemporary Paula Abdul
Artist Contemporary Pet Shop Boys
Artist Contemporary Phil Collins
Artist Contemporary Prince
Artist Contemporary Rick Astley
Artist Contemporary Robbie Williams
Artist Contemporary Sade
Artist Contemporary Seal
Artist Contemporary Simply Red
Artist Contemporary Spandau Ballet
Artist Contemporary Sting
Artist Contemporary Take That
Artist Contemporary Terence Trent D'Arby
Artist Contemporary Will to Power
Artist Follower 98ø
Artist Follower Backstreet Boys
Artist Follower Boyzone (Boy Band)
Artist Follower Eagles of Death Metal
Artist Follower Enrique Iglesias
Artist Follower Maxwell (R&B)
Artist Follower Olly Murs
Artist Follower Rick Astley
Artist Follower Ricky Martin
Artist Follower Right Said Fred
Artist Follower Robbie Williams
Artist Follower RuPaul
Artist Follower Sam Smith (UK)
Artist Follower Scissor Sisters
Artist Follower Spice Girls
Artist Follower Take That
Artist Follower Westlife
Technical Info
Engineer Chris Porter
Producer George Michael
CatalogID 46898
Lable Name Columbia (USA)
Released 09/11/1990
Original Release 1990
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code DDD
Length 48m : 17s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Mixed
UPC 00074644689822
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: George Michael (vocals, guitar, keyboards, bass, percussion); Phil Palmer (guitar); Emily Burridge, Alfia Nakipbekova (cello); Andy Hamilton (saxophone); Chris Cameron (piano, keyboards); Tony Patler (keyboards); Deon Estus (bass, background vocals); Ian Thomas (drums); Danny Cummings (percussion); Shirley Lewis (background vocals).
Recorded at Sarm West and Metropolis Studios, London, England.
From its odd, defensive title to the announcement that none of the album's videos would include the photogenic singer/songwriter, George Michael's second solo album consciously repositioned the ex-Wham! frontman as a mature artist rather than a teenybopper idol. Indeed, the video for "Freedom '90," which shares only its title with Wham's 1984 hit, features the ritual burning of Michael's trademark leather jacket.
Career intent aside, LISTEN WITHOUT PREJUDICE is an excellent adult-pop album opening with the tender "Praying For Time" and continuing through nine more excellent, well-sung, and melodic examples of smooth commercial pop, the highlight being the angry "They Won't Go When I Go." Although a more dance-oriented LISTEN WITHOUT PREJUDICE, VOLUME TWO was due for release shortly after the first volume, it was never issued. This projected follow-up may be yet another casualty of the protracted legal battle between George Michael and Sony Music that derailed the singer's career for over half a decade.
Artist Overview
George Michael rose to worldwide superstardom as part of the cheery dance pop duo Wham! in the 1980s, before going solo after three hit albums. Michael enjoyed even more success on his own, updating older dance styles (soul, '70s disco, etc.) and even dipping into social commentary (1990's LISTEN WITHOUT PREJUDICE). After Freddie Mercury's death, Michael performed a high-profile tribute concert with Queen, taking Mercury's role.
Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone (10/4/90) - 3.5 Stars - Very Good - "...For the most part, this album succeeds in its effort to establish Michael's seriousness and deliver him from caricature..."
Q (12/99, p.68) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."
Q - 5 Stars - Indispensable - Ranked by Q as the #2 Album of 1990.
Stereo Review (1/91) - Best Recording of the Month - "...It is tuneful, inventive, and rebellious, unwilling to play it safe even when it sounds most conformist..."
Disc 1
1 Praying For Time
2 Freedom
3 They Won't Go When I Go - (Recording Feb 90),They Won't Go When I Go - (Recording Feb 90)
4 Something to Save
5 Cowboys and Angels
6 Waiting For That Day / You Can't Always Get What You Want
7 Mother's Pride
8 Heal The Pain
9 Soul Free
10 Waiting (Reprise)

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Listen without prejudice by Tarquind@aol.com on Jun 04, 1999

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