Friday, December 2, 2016

Smokie - Greatest Hits (1977) (Russian Vinyl)

Year: 1977 (LP 1982)
Label: Melodia Records (USSR), 33 C 60-14413-14
Style: Rock
Country:  Bradford, Yorkshire, UK
Time: 33:48
Format: Flac Tracks 16/44,1 kHz
Size: 224 Mb

Smokie (originally spelt as Smokey) are an English rock band from Bradford, Yorkshire. The band found success at home and abroad after teaming up with Mike Chapman and Nicky Chinn. They have had a number of line-up changes and were still actively touring in 2016. Their most famous hit singles are "If You Think You Know How to Love Me", "Don't Play Your Rock 'n' Roll to Me", "Lay Back in the Arms of Someone". Their most popular hit single, "Living Next Door to Alice", peaked at No. 5 on the UK Singles Chart and, in March 1977, reached No. 25 on the Billboard Hot 100.

01. A1 Lay Back In The Arms Of Someone (04:08)
02. A2 Something's Been Making Me Blue (03:02)
03. A3 If You Think You Know How To Love Me (03:28)
04. A4 Pass It Around (03:08)
05. A5 I'll Meet You At Midnight (03:18)
06. B1 Living Next Door To Alice (03:30)
07. B2 Changing All The Time (03:25)
08. B3 Don't Play Your Rock 'n' Roll To Me (03:18)
09. B4 Back To Bradford (02:44)
10. B5 Wild Wild Angels (03:42)