The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars

~ Release by David Bowie (see all versions of this release, 51 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
#TitleRatingLength
1Five Years
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Five Years (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
BMG RM Chrysalis Music France, Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), Éditer à Paris, EMI Music Publishing France, Fleur Music Ltd. (publisher), Mainman Saag (New York), Tintoretto Music, フジパシフィックミュージック, 渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部, イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部 (until 2021-06-30) and ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (from 2021-07-01 to present)
54:43
2Soul Love
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Soul Love (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Mainman Saag (New York), Tintoretto Music, 渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部, フジパシフィック音楽出版 BMG事業部 (until 2014-12-31), イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部 (until 2021-06-30), ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (until 2021-07-01) and フジパシフィックミュージック BMG事業部 (from 2015-01-01 to present)
4.353:34
3Moonage Daydream
producer:
David Bowie and Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie (in 1971-11)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist) (in 1971-11)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer) (in 1971-11)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (in 1971-11)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (in 1971-11)
recording of:
Moonage Daydream (in 1971-11)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
BMG Blue, Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), RZO Music Ltd, Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI), EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (in 1972) and Tintoretto Music (in 1972)
4.34:39
4Starman
producer:
David Bowie and Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
guitar:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at and mixed at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Starman
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
BMG Blue, BMG Rights Management (UK) Limited (not for release label use!), Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), EMI Music Publishing Ltd., RZO Music Ltd, Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) and Tintoretto Music
4.754:14
5It Ain’t Easy
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
electric guitar:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
harpsichord:
Rick Wakeman (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
background vocals:
Dana Gillespie (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04) and Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
guest background vocals:
Dana Gillespie (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
cover recording of:
It Ain’t Easy (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
Ron Davies
publisher:
Irving Music, Inc.
4.452:57
6Lady Stardust
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
lead vocals:
David Bowie
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Lady Stardust (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Group Inc.
4.73:20
7Star
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Star (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Group Inc.
4.152:47
8Hang On to Yourself
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist) (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
recording of:
Hang On to Yourself (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
BMG RM Chrysalis Music France, Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), Éditer à Paris, EMI Music Publishing France, EMI Music Publishing Ltd., Mainman Saag (New York), RZO Music Ltd, Tintoretto Music, フジパシフィックミュージック BMG事業部, 渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部, イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部 (until 2021-06-30) and ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (from 2021-07-01 to present)
4.352:39
9Ziggy Stardust
producer:
David Bowie and Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
acoustic guitar and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
music videos:
Ziggy Stardust by David Bowie
part of:
Rolling Stone Magazine’s 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (as at 2016-06-10) (number: 277)
recording of:
Ziggy Stardust (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
BMG RM Chrysalis Music France, Chrysalis Music (music publisher, ASCAP-affiliated), Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Music Ltd. (music publisher), Éditer à Paris, EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!), EMI Music Publishing France, EMI Music Publishing Ltd., Fleur Music Ltd. (publisher), Jones Music America, Mainman Saag (New York), Tintoretto Music, フジパシフィックミュージック, 渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部, イーエムアイ音楽出版 ソニー事業部 (until 2021-06-30) and ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works) (from 2021-07-01 to present)
4.553:13
10Suffragette City
producer:
David Bowie and Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
acoustic guitar and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Suffragette City (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Mainman Saag (New York), Tintoretto Music, ソニー・ミュージックパブリッシング EMI外国事業部 (sub‐publisher for foreign (non‐Japanese) works), 渡辺音楽出版 CM事業部, フジパシフィック音楽出版 BMG事業部 (until 2014-12-31) and フジパシフィックミュージック BMG事業部 (from 2015-01-01 to present)
4.253:24
11Rock ’n’ Roll Suicide
producer:
David Bowie and Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
acoustic guitar, saxophone and lead vocals:
David Bowie
bass guitar:
Trevor Bolder (British bassist)
drums (drum set):
Mick Woodmansey (British drummer)
electric guitar, piano and background vocals:
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:
David Bowie and Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
Jones Music (publishers associated with David Bowie) (in 1990) and Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (in 1990)
recorded at:
Trident Studios (London, UK) in Soho, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
recording of:
Rock ’n’ Roll Suicide (from 1971-07-09 until 1972-02-04)
lyricist and composer:
David Bowie
publisher:
Chrysalis Music Group Inc., Chrysalis Songs, Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI) and Tintoretto Music
4.253:01

Credits

Release

design/illustration:Terry Pastor (Graphic Art)
photography:Brian Ward
producer:David Bowie
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer)
guitar and piano:Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
guitar family and saxophone:David Bowie
vocals:Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
arranger:David Bowie
Mick Ronson (British guitarist)
part of:The David Bowie Series (24 bit digitally remastered) (order: 5)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/875997 [info]
ASIN:UK: B00001OH7P [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/david-bowie/the-rise-and-fall-of-ziggy-stardust-and-the-spiders-from-mars-46/ [info]

Release Group

mash-ups:The Rise and Fall of Thuggy Stardust and the Hustlers From Mars by MAN‐CAT
associated singles/EPs:John, I’m Only Dancing
Rock ’n’ Roll Suicide
covers:Dreaming of The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars by Capsula
Paper Bag Records VS The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars by Various Artists
included in:Five Years 1969–1973
The 24K Gold Collection: Golden Years
part of:The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever (number: 7) (order: 7)
Absolute Radio's The 100 Collection (number: 19) (order: 19)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2003 edition (number: 35) (order: 35)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2012 edition (number: 35) (order: 35)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2020 edition (number: 40) (order: 40)
1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (2005 edition) (number: 266) (order: 327)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/1561 [info]
reviews:http://5years.com/ [info]
http://illustrated-db-discography.nl/Ziggy.htm [info]
https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/2hf9 [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/david_bowie/the_rise_and_fall_of_ziggy_stardust_and_the_spiders_from_mars/ [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/album/17594/ [info]
https://www.offiziellecharts.de/album-details-13017 [info]
https://www.whosampled.com/album/David-Bowie/The-Rise-And-Fall-Of-Ziggy-Stardust-And-The-Spiders-From-Mars/ [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000626129 [info]
Wikidata:Q682846 [info]