Money for Nothing (Dire Straits song)

~ Song

Relationships

additional composer: Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police)
composer: Mark Knopfler
lyricist: Mark Knopfler
publisher: Chariscourt Ltd.
Rondor Music (London) Ltd.
Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/611 [info]
Songfacts: http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=1091 [info]
Wikidata: Q1165404 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Dire_Straits:Money_For_Nothing [info]
later parody versions: Money for Nothing/Beverly Hillbillies
Monkeys for Uncles

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1985-07-04 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-07-04: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 7:00
1985-07-10 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-07-10: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 6:54
1985-07-10 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-07-10: Wembley Arena, London, UK) live Dire Straits ?:??
1985-07-13 Money for Nothing live Dire Straits & Sting 7:36
1985-07-13 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-07-13: Live Aid 1985) live Dire Straits ?:??
1985-08-05 Money for Nothing (1985-08-05: “American Tour 1985”, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, USA) live Dire Straits 8:23
1985-08-16 Money for Nothing (1985-08-16: “Secrets in the Closet”, Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, TX, USA) live Dire Straits 7:55
1985-08-17 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-08-17: Summit Theatre, Houston, TX, US) live Dire Straits 7:43
1985-08-17 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-08-17: The Summit, Houston, Texas, US) live Dire Straits 7:42
1985-08-17 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-08-17: Houston, Texas, US) live Dire Straits 7:50
1985-12-19 Money for Nothing (live, 1985-12-19: Hammersmith Odeon, Hammersmith, Hammersmith and Fulham, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 7:31
1986-04-26 Money for Nothing (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) live Dire Straits 8:00
1986-04-26 Money for Nothing (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia) live Dire Straits 8:02
1986-06-18 Money for Nothing (live, 1986-06-18: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 6:54
1986-06-20 Money for Nothing (live, 1986-06-20: Wembley Stadium, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 5:20
1987-01-11 Money for Nothing (live, 1987-01-11: Royal Albert Hall, London, UK) live Eric Clapton feat. Mark Knopfler 5:21
1988-06-11 Money for Nothing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 6:28
1988-06-11 Money for Nothing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits & Eric Clapton 7:39
1988-06-11 Money for Nothing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 8:17
1988-11-05 Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton ?:??
1990-06-30 Money for Nothing (live, 1990-06-30: Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England, UK) live Dire Straits 7:08
1990 Money for Nothing (live, 1990: Knebworth, Hertfordshire, UK) live Dire Straits 6:47
1991-08-26 Money for Nothing (live, 1991-08-26: The Point Depot, Dublin, Ireland) live Dire Straits 7:16
1991-09-19 Money for Nothing (live, 1991-09-19: Wembley Arena, London, UK) live Dire Straits 6:45
1992-06-20 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-20: Woburn Abbey, Central Bedfordshire, England, UK) live Dire Straits 8:48
1992-06-28 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 9:36
1992-06-28 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 8:38
1992-06-28 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-28: St. Jakob Stadium, Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 10:42
1992-06-28 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-28: St. Jakob Stadium, Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 7:52
1992-09-29 Money for Nothing (live, 1992-09-29: Arènes de Nîmes, Nîmes, Gard, Occitanie, France) live Dire Straits 9:01
1992 Money for Nothing (“On the Night” live, 1992-05: les arènes de Nîmes, France or Feijenoord Stadion of Rotterdam, Netherland) live Dire Straits 6:28
1996-04-15 Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler 5:30
1997-09-15 Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler 6:06
2001-04-21 Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2001-05-04 Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2001-06-16 Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
1986 Salute to the Grammy's Polka cover and medley “Weird Al” Yankovic 1:10
Money for Nothin' (live) live Dire Straits 6:51
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler 7:09
Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton ?:??
Money for Nothing cover and live Eric Clapton 6:19
Money for Nothing (live) live Dire Straits 5:29
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 0:35
Money for Nothing live Dire Straits ?:??
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:45
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:39
Money for Nothing cover Midnight Mike 5:03
Money for Nothing cover and instrumental Lex Vandyke 3:48
Money for Nothing cover Leo Moracchioli 4:07
Money for Nothing cover Crew 7 1:32
Money for Nothing live John Illsley 5:51
Money for Nothing Dire Straits ?:??
Money for Nothing cover Royal Trux 4:28
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 8:26
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 7:03
Money for Nothing cover Big Daddy 3:21
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler 5:35
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
Money for Nothing (live, 1996-05-23: Royal Albert Hall, South Kensington, London, England) live Mark Knopfler 6:37
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler & Sting 5:13
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler feat. Sting, Eric Clapton & Ray Cooper 5:43
Money for Nothing cover Brothers In Arms 8:24
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:06
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:37
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:46
Money for Nothing (live, 1985-07: Wembley Arena, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 6:55
Money for Nothing live Dire Straits 7:47
Money for Nothing Dire Straits ?:??
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 7:58
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 3:32
Money for Nothing (live, 1985: USA) live Dire Straits 8:16
Money for Nothing (live) live Dire Straits 6:53
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 7:56
Money for Nothing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Switzerland) Dire Straits ?:??
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 8:17
Money for Nothing live Dire Straits 7:16
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 7:25
Money for Nothing cover Love Canon 4:38
Money for Nothing cover and instrumental London Twilight Orchestra 4:29
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 4:38
Money for Nothing Dire Straits 7:25
Money for Nothing (5.1 mix) Dire Straits 8:26
Money for Nothing (music video) Dire Straits 4:05
Money for Nothing cover Prime Sinister 6:08
Money for Nothing Dire Straits ?:??
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler, Eric Clapton, Ray Cooper & Sting 5:52
Money for Nothing live Mark Knopfler 7:16
Money for Nothing cover Leo Moracchioli 4:57
Money for Nothing cover Crew 7 3:07
Money for Nothing cover Studio 99 4:39
Money for Nothing [unknown] 3:37
Money For Nothing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
Money For Nothing Dire Straits 4:37
Money For Nothing cover Royal Trux 4:22
Money for Nothing (Alex Gap Meets Calla McLoud radio cut) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Alex Gap Meets Calla McLoud radio cut) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Alex Gap Meets Calla McLoud remix) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Dancecom Project edit) (part of a “Megadance 2015” DJ‐mix) cover Crew 7 1:29
Money for Nothing (Dancecom Project edit) (part of a “House Clubhits Megamix, Vol. 05” DJ‐mix) cover Crew 7 1:58
Money for Nothing (Dancecom Project remix) cover Crew 7 4:27
Money for Nothing (electro mix) cover Crew 7 4:42
Money for Nothing (Excerpt) live and partial Mark Knopfler 2:40
Money for Nothing (extended mix) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (extended mix) cover Crew 7 4:32
Money for Nothing (Frank Eikam remix) cover Crew 7 5:53
Money for Nothing (Guitar Backing Track) Dire Straits 5:39
Money for Nothing (instrumental) Dire Straits 5:40
Money for Nothing (live) live Dire Straits 5:14
Money for Nothing (live) cover and live Sons of Bill feat. Love Canon 7:32
Money for Nothing (Prince’s Trust Rock Gala, London, 1983 Tour) live Dire Straits 6:10
Money for Nothing (radio edit) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money For Nothing (Rim Verba Canadian remix edit) cover Crew 7 3:20
Money for Nothing (Tim Verba Canadian's mix) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Tim Verba radio cut) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Tim Verba remix) cover Crew 7 ?:??
Money for Nothing (Tim Verba remix) cover Crew 7 ?:??