Format : LP. Seller : sebloup. Format : 12 inch 33 rpm. Seller : asiamusicmemory. Price : 2. Disc-Omo-Bile France. Seller : Disc-Omo-Bile. Price : 4. Format : 7inch SP. Seller : progg. Format : 7inch x 1. Seller : airpower. Price : 3. Seller : vrshop. Price : 6. Seller : recordsale. Seller : funrec. Format : LP x 2. Seller : merlinmoosik. Seller : randar. Seller : pap United Kingdom. Format : CD. Seller : forvater. The second pressing was min. This final edition of "Nightflight To Venus" was released in numerous variations, with the catalog number appearing as 26 OT or 26 XOT on covers.
XOT is a Ariola Eurodisc price suffix. Land Jahr. Januar Melden. Ready for countdown. Ten Nightflight to venus Nine Eight Seven Six Nightflight to venus Five Four Three Two Nightflight to venus It has been played for many centuries in all of Jamaica. Arguably the most popular version of the song, Boney M. In July , following ten weeks in UK Top Ten, five of them at number one, "Rivers of Babylon" slipped to number 18 and then to 20, when radio stations flipped the single.
Airplay for "Brown Girl in the Ring" resulted in a happy chart reversal, with the single re-entering the Top Ten, where it would spend an additional nine weeks, peaking at number two in September. Mitchell's ex-boyfriend Malcolm Magaron was the group's lead singer. Arranger Peter Herbolzheimer accused Frank Farian of stealing his arrangement for the song, for which Farian claimed credit on the single.
The early single version 1st pressing released on the Diamond CD box-set in features the full-length version. The single mix is also slightly different from the album version: the latter features steel drums on the outro riff of the song whereas the single mix does not. The four-minute single hit version 2nd pressing has yet to appear on CD as of July The remix featured new lead vocals by Liz Mitchell and reached number 6 in Denmark and 38 in the UK, while failing to chart in Germany.
The second LP pressing featured a version, subsequent pressings a version. Boney M. The UK pressings had a version; most countries faded it to , while the French Carrere Records release had a version. Finnish folk metal band Turisas recorded a cover of Rasputin , released on 21 September through Century Media. A limited edition 7" picture vinyl features "The Court of Jarisleif" as the B-side. Different regions contained different B-Sides.
The song was composed by M. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song by Boney M.. Retrieved 3 October Psychology Press. From "About this book": "First published in Retrieved 22 April The Washington Post. Retrieved 13 October It had also sold over 2 million copies in the UK as of July at which time it was the seventh best selling single in history in the UK.
Upon its original release, these two tracks did not appear on Nightflight to Venus , but they were included on later CD releases of the album. There were four different pressings of the original Hansa Records vinyl LP, all with slightly different versions of some tracks. The most significant difference was the length of the title track, "Nightflight to Venus".
On the very first German pressing it was minutes, making the segued medley with the also extended "Rasputin" in total, the second pressing , the third and the final — this version being the one appearing on the UK and US editions. The timings given here are those of the and CD re-issues.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Boney M. Atlantic Sire Hansa. Retrieved 22 February — via robertchristgau.Limited vinyl LP repressing. Nightflight to Venus is the third studio album by Euro-Caribbean group Boney M., and was released in July The album became a major success in continental Europe, Scandinavia, and Canada, topping most of the album charts during the second half of and also became their first UK #1 album/5().