The World of David Bowie

The World of David Bowie is a compilation album by English singer-songwriter David Bowie, released in 1970 by Decca Records. It contains material from his first album David Bowie, as well as previously unreleased songs. The track listing was chosen by Bowie himself. The sleeve photo is by Ian Dickson.

The World of David Bowie
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ReleasedMarch 1970
Recorded14 November 1966 - 13 May 1968
GenreRock, folk rock
Length41:23
LabelDecca
ProducerMike Vernon
Tony Visconti (side 2 tracks 1, 3 and 6)
David Bowie chronology
David Bowie
(1969)
The World of David Bowie
(1970)
The Man Who Sold the World
(1970)
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The World of David Bowie
(1970)
Images 1966–1967
(1973)
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Track listingEdit

All songs written by David Bowie. Tracks 1, 3, and 6 on side two were previously unreleased.

Side one
  1. "Uncle Arthur" – 2:07
  2. "Love You till Tuesday" – 3:09
  3. "There Is a Happy Land" – 3:11
  4. "Little Bombardier" – 3:24
  5. "Sell Me a Coat" – 2:58
  6. "Silly Boy Blue" – 3:48
  7. "The London Boys" – 3:20
Side two
  1. "Karma Man" – 2:58
  2. "Rubber Band" – 2:17
  3. "Let Me Sleep Beside You" – 3:24
  4. "Come and Buy My Toys" – 2:07
  5. "She's Got Medals" – 2:23
  6. "In the Heat of the Morning" – 2:55
  7. "When I Live My Dream" – 3:22

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Henderson, Alex. "The World of David Bowie - David Bowie". AllMusic. Archived from the original on 21 July 2021. Retrieved 20 January 2022.