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Simple Minds - Street Fighting Years album download


Simple Minds


Street Fighting Years


Electronic / Rock

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1279 mb

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4.6 ✱


Soft Rock, Pop Rock, Synth-pop



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Simple Minds - Street Fighting Years album download

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Street Fighting Years 6:22
2 Soul Crying Out 6:08
3 Wall Of Love 5:17
4 This Is Your Land
Vocals – Lou Reed
5 Take A Step Back 4:21
6 Kick It In 6:08
7 Let It All Come Down
Written-By – John Giblin
8 Mandela Day 5:41
9 Belfast Child
Lyrics By – Simple MindsMusic By – Traditional
10 Biko
Written-By – Peter Gabriel
11 When Spirits Rise 2:01

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Mastered At – Masterdisk
  • Manufactured By – ims Manufacturing


  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Charles Burchill*
  • Arranged By [Orchestral Arrangements] – John Altman
  • Artwork [Graphic] – Peitgen*, Richter*
  • Backing Vocals – Lorna Bannon
  • Bagpipes – Roger Sharp
  • Bass – John Giblin, Stephen Lipson
  • Cello – Sheena McKenzie, William Lithgow
  • Coordinator [Coordination] – Jane Ventom
  • Design – Assorted Images
  • Drums – Manu Katche*, Mel Gaynor
  • Engineer – Heff Moraes, Robin Hancock
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Danton Supple, Martin Plant
  • Mastered By – Bob Ludwig
  • Other [Logistics] – Paul Kerr
  • Percussion – Abdou M'Boup, Leroy Williams, Sydney Thiam
  • Photography By – Guido Harari, NASA/Science Photo Library
  • Piano, Accordion, Keyboards [Electric] – Michael MacNeil
  • Producer – Stephen Lipson, Trevor Horn
  • Technician [Technical Master] – Dougie Cowan
  • Violin – Lisa Germano
  • Vocals – Jim Kerr
  • Whistle [Pennywhistle], Bodhrán – Maureen Kerr
  • Written-By – Simple Minds (tracks: 1 to 8, 11)



All tracks published by EMI Music Publishing Ltd
except tracks 7
published by Giblin Music / EMI Music Publishing Ltd.

All tracks digitally re-mastered
℗ 2002 Virgin Records Ltd.

The copyright in this recording is owned by
Virgin Records Ltd.
℗ 2003 Virgin Records Ltd.

This label copy is subject of copyright protection.
© 2003 Virgin Records Ltd.

Made In Scotland March '88 - March '89.

Studio Drums provided by Tama.

Source of graphic : The Beauty Of Fractals by Peitgen Richter.

All digitally recorded and mixed analogue i.e. "dad".

'Street Fighting Years' song written in memory of Victor Jara.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 24381 30222 4
  • Barcode (Scanned): 724381302224
  • Matrix / Runout: [IMS logo] 8130212
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LV03
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2536
  • Rights Society: bel BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 03098
  • ASIN: B0000793ZD
  • Other (Distribution Code): F: PM502

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MINDSCD1, MINDSCD 1, 0777 7 86443 2 3 Simple Minds Street Fighting Years ‎(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin, Virgin MINDSCD1, MINDSCD 1, 0777 7 86443 2 3 Netherlands 1989
MSC.1234 Simple Minds Street Fighting Years ‎(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Musicals MSC.1234 Thailand Unknown
72438-13022-2-4 Simple Minds Street Fighting Years ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Virgin 72438-13022-2-4 US 2003
TC-MIND SC 1 Simple Minds Street Fighting Years ‎(Cass, Album) Virgin, EMI (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd TC-MIND SC 1 Malaysia 1989
SMBX D 1 Simple Minds Street Fighting Years ‎(CD, Album + 2xCass + Box, Ltd, Num) Virgin SMBX D 1 UK 1989

At the end of the Street Fighting Years tour, Simple Minds laid plans to go to Amsterdam to begin recording a new album. Just before the end of the tour, keyboardist Michael MacNeil announced to the band that he would not be joining them as he needed a break. MacNeil played his last concert with Simple Minds in Brisbane a week later. On 31 May 2009, the album entered the UK Album chart at No. 10, becoming Simple Minds' first album in 14 years to enter the UK Top 10. The album also entered European Top 100 Album chart at No. 9. 2010s: continued revival, Jim Kerr solo project.

Street Fighting Years. Written-By – Simple Minds. 2. Soul Crying Out. 4. This Is Your Land. 6. Kick It In. 7. Let It All Come Down. Lyrics By – Simple MindsMusic By – John Giblin.

Band Name Simple Minds. Album Name Street Fighting Years. Data de lançamento 08 Maio 1989. Labels Virgin Records. Membros têm este álbum21. 1. Street Fighting Years.

Street Fighting Years is the eighth album by Simple Minds, released in 1989. Produced by Trevor Horn and Stephen Lipson, it includes the No1 single 'Belfast Child'. April 8. Real Life - 1991. Real Life is the ninth album by the Scottish band Simple Minds, released in April 1991. The album reached No. 2 in the UK. VIEW MORE. January 30. Good News From The Next World - 1995. Good News From the Next World is Simple Minds' 13th album, begun in their own studio in Perthshire in 1993 and finished in LA the following summer. It includes the songs 'Night Music' and.

Artist: Simple Minds. Album: Street Fighting Years. Translations: French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish. Chased you out of this world, didn't mean to stop. I turned around and suddenly you where gone. Like some bird from paradise, the fire and ice. We turned around and suddenly you where gone, gone, gone. And now summer burns a hole inside and years are golden once again. My thoughts return to you my dear young friend.

Street Fighting Years" shows Simple Minds a little more thoughtful and attentive to the movements around.

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