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composer: Mark Knopfler
lyricist: Mark Knopfler
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/37407 [info]
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Wikidata: Q2270916 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Dire_Straits:Sultans_Of_Swing [info]
later versions: Das war'n Zeiten...

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1978 Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:48
1979-02-16 Sultans of Swing (live, 1979-02-16: Cologne, Germany) live Dire Straits ?:??
1979-02-16 Sultans of Swing (live, 1979-02-16: Cologne, Germany) live Dire Straits 6:02
1979-02-16 Sultans of Swing (redux) (live, 1979-02-16: Cologne, Germany) live Dire Straits ?:??
1979-02-16 Sultans of Swing (Redux) (live, 1979-02-16: Cologne, Germany) live Dire Straits 6:19
1979-03-03 Sultans of Swing (live, 1979-03-03: The Tower Theatre, Philadelphia, PA, USA) live Dire Straits 6:28
1979-03-03 Sultans of Swing (3.3.1979) live Dire Straits 6:53
1981-07-05 Sultans of Swing (live, 1981-07-05: X Rekords, Brussels, Belgium) live Dire Straits 5:52
1983-07-23 Sultans of Swing (Alchemy Live: 23rd July 1983, Hammersmith Odeon, London) live Dire Straits 10:52
1983-07 Sultans of Swing (live, 1983-07: Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK) live Dire Straits 10:54
1985-07-04 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-07-04: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 11:18
1985-07-10 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-07-10: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 11:10
1985-07-10 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-07-10: Wembley Arena, London, UK) live Dire Straits ?:??
1985-07-13 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-07-13: Live Aid 1985) live Dire Straits ?:??
1985-08-05 Sultans of Swing (1985-08-05: “American Tour 1985”, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, USA) live Dire Straits 9:41
1985-08-16 Sultans of Swing (1985-08-16: “Secrets in the Closet”, Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, TX, USA) live Dire Straits 11:53
1985-08-17 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-08-17: The Summit, Houston, Texas, US) live Dire Straits 11:39
1985-08-17 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-08-17: Houston, Texas, US) live Dire Straits 11:46
1985-08-17 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-08-17: Summit Theatre, Houston, TX, US) live Dire Straits 6:24
1985-12-19 Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-12-19: Hammersmith Odeon, Hammersmith, Hammersmith and Fulham, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 13:13
1986-04-26 Sultans of Swing (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia) live Dire Straits 11:40
1986-04-26 Sultans of Swing (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) live Dire Straits 11:15
1986-06-18 Sultans of Swing (live, 1986-06-18: Wembley Arena, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 11:09
1988-06-11 Sultans of Swing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 10:48
1988-06-11 Sultans of Swing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 11:09
1988-06-11 Sultans of Swing (live, 1988-06-11: “Wembley Stadium”, Wembley, Brent, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits & Eric Clapton 10:35
1991-08-26 Sultans of Swing (live, 1991-08-26: The Point Depot, Dublin, Ireland) live Dire Straits 11:58
1991-09-19 Sultans of Swing (live, 1991-09-19: Wembley Arena, London, UK) live Dire Straits 11:43
1992-06-20 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-20: Woburn Abbey, Central Bedfordshire, England, UK) live Dire Straits 13:38
1992-06-28 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 7:12
1992-06-28 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-28: St. Jakob Stadium, Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 12:30
1992-06-28 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 14:02
1992-06-28 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-28: St. Jakob Stadium, Basel, Switzerland) live Dire Straits 14:30
1992-09-29 Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-09-29: Arènes de Nîmes, Nîmes, Gard, Occitanie, France) live Dire Straits 14:25
1996-04-15 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 10:30
2001-04-21 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2001-05-04 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2001-06-16 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2001-06-16 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 9:53
2008-03-31 Sultans of Swing (live, 2008-03-31: Ahoy, Rotterdam, Netherlands) live Mark Knopfler 8:31
2008-06-02 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2008-07-25 Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
2010-06-09 Sultans of Swing (live, 2010-06-09: Palais Omnisport de Paris Bercy, Paris, France) live Mark Knopfler 8:43
Snippets cover and medley Amateur Transplants 7:24
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 4:22
Sultans of Swing cover and instrumental [unknown] 3:02
Sultans of Swing (demo) Dire Straits 5:48
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing (early fade) Dire Straits 5:36
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 4:24
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 4:17
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:41
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:41
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 10:03
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:49
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 11:40
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:47
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 12:26
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:55
Sultans of Swing cover Leo Moracchioli feat. Mary Spender 5:09
Sultans of Swing cover and instrumental Lex Vandyke 4:25
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:47
Sultans of Swing cover and instrumental Pedro Javier González 5:43
Sultans of Swing live John Illsley 7:32
Sultans of Swing cover Pink Turtle 3:30
Sultans of Swing cover Studio 99 5:22
Sultans of Swing cover Trevor Sewell ?:??
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:35
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:39
Sultans of Swing (live, 1996-05-23: Royal Albert Hall, South Kensington, London, England) live Mark Knopfler 13:14
Sultans of Swing cover The C-Nuts 8:12
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 9:20
Sultans of Swing Mark Knopfler 8:57
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 8:22
Sultans of Swing (live, 1996-05-23: Royal Albert Hall, South Kensington, London, England) Mark Knopfler 13:14
Sultans of Swing Mark Knopfler 8:25
Sultans of Swing cover Studio 99 5:24
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:11
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 5:47
Sultans of Swing cover and instrumental London Twilight Orchestra 5:27
Sultans of Swing cover Brothers In Arms 5:54
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing (live TV performance) live Dire Straits 5:07
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:36
Sultans of Swing cover and instrumental Whalebone 3:43
Sultans of Swing (live) cover, instrumental and live Whalebone 3:44
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 7:20
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 12:22
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 5:48
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 8:11
Sultans of Swing live Mark Knopfler 9:35
Sultans of Swing (live, 1992-06-28: Basel, Switzerland) Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:12
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:12
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 11:04
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 6:34
Sultans of Swing cover Eric Clapton ?:??
Sultans of Swing (live, 1985-07: Wembley Arena, London, England, UK) live Dire Straits 11:23
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:35
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:45
Sultans of Swing (live) live Dire Straits 5:50
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 9:40
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 13:31
Sultans of Swing live Dire Straits 5:28
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing Dire Straits 5:32
Sultans Of Swing Mark Knopfler 8:49
Sultans Of Swing live Mark Knopfler ?:??
Sultans Of Swing live Mark Knopfler 7:56
Sultans Of Swing live Mark Knopfler 8:13
Sultans Of Swing live Mark Knopfler 7:31
Sultans of Swing (backing track without guitar) cover and instrumental Arthur Dick 6:05
Sultans of Swing (full instrumental with guitar) cover and instrumental Arthur Dick 6:05
Sultans of swing (live) (bonus track) live Dire Straits ?:??
Sultans of Swing (part 1) (live, 1981-06-27: Stadio Comunale, San Remo, Italy) live and partial Dire Straits 8:25
Sultans of Swing (part 2) (live, 1981-06-27: Stadio Comunale, San Remo, Italy) live and partial Dire Straits 3:06
Sultans of Swing (San Antonio, TX, 1985 World Tour) live Dire Straits 11:30
Sultans of Swing / The Man's Too Strong (live) live Dire Straits 15:37