Annotation

Issued in a card sleeve not gatefold made to resemble an unemployment benefit attendance card, the album and bonus 12" have individual black inner sleeves with credits in white text.
Tracks A1 to B6 recorded 21-24 December 1979, 31 March-10 April, 16 June-1 July, Bob Lamb's Home Of The Hits.
Tracks C to D2 recorded 18-20 July 1980, The Music Center.

All titles published by Graduate/New Claims/ATV, except
(B2) Inter Song
(B3) Graduate/New Claims/ITC
(D1) Planetary Nom (London) Ltd.

Made in Great Britain

Annotation last modified on 2015-12-12 14:21 .

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Tyler
5:53
A2 King
2.5 4:32
A3 12 Bar
4:25
A4 Burden of Shame
7:00
B1 Adella
3:27
B2 I Think It’s Going to Rain Today
3:46
B3 25%
3:34
B4 Food for Thought
4:12
B5 Little by Little
3:44
B6 Signing Off
4:28
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Rating Length
C Madam Medusa
12:51
D1 Strange Fruit
4:02
D2 Reefer Madness
5:09

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

composer:
Randy Newman (American singer-songwriter) (track B2)
lyricist:
Randy Newman (American singer-songwriter) (track B2)
writer:
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Ali Campbell (UB40 member) (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Robin Campbell (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Earl Falconer (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Norman Hassan (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Brian Travers (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Michael Virtue (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
Terence Wilson (aka Astro of UB40) (tracks A1–A3, B1, B3–B6)
cover recording of:
recording of:
12 Bar (track A3)
25% (track B3)
Adella (track B1)
Food for Thought (track B4)
King (track A2)
Little by Little (track B5)
Signing Off (track B6)
Tyler (track A1)

12" Vinyl 2

writer:
Jim Brown (UB40 drummer) (track D2)
Ali Campbell (UB40 member) (track D2)
Robin Campbell (track D2)
Earl Falconer (track D2)
Norman Hassan (track D2)
Brian Travers (track D2)
Michael Virtue (track D2)
Terence Wilson (aka Astro of UB40) (track D2)
recording of:
Reefer Madness (track D2)