Joe Jackson Collected 180g Import 2LP (Black Vinyl)
180g Audiophile Vinyl On Double LP!
Remastered For Vinyl!
Joe Jackson's debut single, ''Is She Really Going Out With Him?'', was not an
immediate hit; however, by the time his debut album Look Sharp! was released,
the song had reached charts in the U.K. and U.S., earning him a gold record. For
the follow-up, he produced the top 5 hit ''It's Different For Girls'', Joe
received the highest musical accolade of the Netherlands, the Edison Award.
After two edgy new wave pop records, his next tracks included some reggae
influences such as the tracks ''One to One'' and ''Mad At You'', while ''Jumpin'
Jive'' - recorded with jazz musicians - was full of old jump blues and swing
The huge commercial success came with his crafted pop songs ''Steppin' Out'' and
jazzy ''Breaking Us In Two'' climbing the charts worldwide. Joe Jackson produced
even jazzier hits in 1984 such as ''Happy Ending'', (a duet with Elaine
Caswell), ''Be My Number Two'' and ''You Can't Get What You Want''.
The album Big World (1986), a live album of entirely new material including
''Home Town'', was recorded during six concerts. It is not a regular live album
though, the audience was asked to be quiet during the songs and the applause was
The pop song ''Nineteen Forever'' was part of a larger construction from the
album Blaze Of Glory, designed to tell a semi-autobiographical story. In 1991
Joe Jackson decided to abandon pop once and for all in favour of more serious
music. It spawned the track ''Stranger Than Fiction''.
Joe Jackson - COLLECTED is a comprehensive series of sounds Joe Jackson has gone
through, from old to new, this collection will never get boring!
• 180 gram Audiophile Vinyl
• Double LP
• Gatefold Sleeve
• High Quality PVC Protective Sleeve
• Remastered for vinyl
1. Fools In Love
2. Is She Really Going Out With Him?
3. Look Sharp!
4. Got The Time
5. Sunday Papers
6. It's Different For Girls
7. I'm The Man
1. Mad At You
2. Beat Crazy
3. One To One
4. The Harder They Come
5. Jumpin' Jive
6. Another World
7. Steppin' Out
1. Real Men
2. A Slow Song
3. Breaking Us In Two
4. Be My Number Two
5. You Can't Get What You Want (Till You Know What You Want)
1. Happy Ending (featuring Elaine Caswell)
2. (He's A) Shape In A Drape
3. Nineteen Forever
4. Stranger Than Fiction
5. Home Town (Live)
6. Is She Really Going Out With Him? (A Capella Live Version)