Queen - The Game Vinyl Album

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Queen - The Game Vinyl Album

The Game is the eighth studio album by British rock band Queen released on 27 June 1980. It was the only Queen album to reach #1 in the US and became their best selling studio album in the US with four million copies sold to date, tying News of the World's US sales tally. The album received very favourable reviews. Notable songs on the album include the bass-driven "Another One Bites the Dust" and the rockabilly "Crazy Little Thing Called Love", both of which reached #1 in the US. The Game was the first Queen album to use a synthesiser (an Oberheim OB-X). The Game features a more pop sound than its predecessor, Jazz. The album's style would be augmented on Queen's next release Hot Space, and future Queen albums. At approximately 35 minutes 39 seconds, The Game is the second shortest of Queen's studio albums, with their subsequent soundtrack for the film Flash Gordon being shorter by 39 seconds. It is estimated to have sold twelve million copies worldwide, including over 4.5 million copies in the US. "Crazy Little Thing Called Love", "Sail Away Sweet Sister", "Coming Soon" and "Save Me" were recorded from June to July 1979. The remaining songs were recorded between February and May 1980.

Both the album cover and the vinyl album are in great condition. The inner sleeve is the original sleeve that came with the album and has the lyrics to all the songs.

Songs on Album:

Side One
A - Play The Game
B - Dragon Attack
C - Another One Bites The Dust
D - Need Your Living Tonight
E - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Side Two
F - Rock It (Prime Jive)
G - Don't Try Suicide
H - Sail Away Sweet Sister
I - Coming Soon
J - Save Me

 

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