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Bryan Ferry The Best Of Bryan Ferry [album/dvd]

The Best Of Bryan FerrySultry voice, good looks and plenty of
  charisma
Bryan Ferry sings all the
  favourites that his fans won’t want to
  miss on the CD or Special Edition
  CD/DVD The Best Of Bryan Ferry
...”

BRYAN FERRY HAS IT ALL and uses his talent to its best advantage as a cool and sophisticated artist with raw sex appeal whose songs are compelling and sometimes emotive with a strong identity. Having appeared on the music scene in 1972 when Roxy Music was launched to an unsuspecting but highly-receptive world, he could not have found himself in a more perfect place.

The band was an ideal vehicle for his multifarious talents as composer, singer and visual artist. The wildly innovative music was presented via equally original artwork, costumes and stage shows that only proved to endorse Ferry's imaginative and astute mind.

As the creative force behind a band that changed the rules of pop music and set the blueprint for the cool front man, Bryan Ferry could not have realised how much of an impact he would have on the Seventies music scene. Music would not be the same without him and at the peak of their success, Roxy Music was a band apart.

Roxy Music crystallized the hippest style of the decade's sophistication crossed with street-credibility. An overnight sensation, here was a band to follow. But it would not be long before Ferry was carving out his own niche as a solo artist and style icon…

The Best Of Bryan Ferry is exactly that, with superb songs that burst with quirky originality such as The 'In' Crowd. Bryan Ferry's voice has that indefinable quality that infuses each track with a delightful longing. Let's Stick Together and The Price Of Love are unforgettable.

Tokyo Joe and especially Don't Stop The Dance ooze with the steaminess of the singer while The Way You Look Tonight, A Fool For Love and The Girl Of My Best Friend are evocative and full of emotion. A very visual artist and first class entertainer, Ferry brings his own personal talent straight to your door on this compelling The Best Of Bryan Ferry CD and DVD.

The CD includes nineteen singles and two bonus tracks, an alternative recording of A Fool For Love and a newly-recorded cover of The Drifters' classic I Don't Want To Go On Without You. The DVD puts together all the Bryan Ferry promo videos with live television appearances and bonus footing. What a package for every Bryan Ferry fan and a must-have to add to the collection.

Prepare for the inimitable Bryan Ferry to treat you to an overdose of his wonderful music with The Best Of Bryan Ferry, released by Virgin Records on 23 November (2009) as a standard CD album and a Special Edition CD/DVD. Catalogue Number: CDV3066 / CDVX3066.

The Best Of Bryan Ferry CD album Tracklisting:

1 A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall | 2 The 'In' Crowd | 3 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes | 4 You Go To My Head | 5 Let's Stick Together | 6 The Price Of Love | 7 This Is Tomorrow | 8 Tokyo Joe | 9 Can't Let Go | 10 Slave To Love | 11 Don't Stop The Dance | 12 Windswept | 13 Limbo | 14 Kiss And Tell | 15 I Put A Spell On You | 16 Don't Want To Know | 17 The Way You Look Tonight | 18 Goddess Of Love | 19 The Times They Are A-Changin'.

Bonus Tracks:

20 A Fool For Love (Alternative Version) | 21 I Don't Want To Go On Without You.

DVD Tracklisting:

1 A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall | 2 These Foolish Things | 3 Smoke Gets In Your Eyes | 4 You Go To My Head | 5 Let's Stick Together | 6 The Price Of Love | 7 This Is Tomorrow | 8 Tokyo Joe | 9 What Goes On | 10 Slave To Love (12" Version) | 11 Don't Stop The Dance | 12 Windswept | 13 Limbo | 14 Kiss And Tell | 15 The Right Stuff | 16 I Put A Spell On You | 17 Will You Love Me Tomorrow | 18 The Girl Of My Best Friend | 19 Don't Want To Know | 20 Your Painted Smile | 21 Mamouna (UK Version) | 22 Is Your Love Strong Enough | 23 The Way You Look Tonight | 24 Goddess Of Love | 25 Positively 4th Street.

"The Best Of Bryan Ferry… superb songs that burst with quirky originality… Bryan Ferry's voice has that indefinable quality that infuses each track with a delightful longing" Maggie Woods, MotorBar


Bryan Ferry

Long before the pop world thought in terms of fashion and stylists, Bryan Ferry had been acknowledged as the very embodiment of style. But with Ferry, the style was always more than just fashion. Like Sinatra, Serge Gainsbourg and Lou Reed, he possessed a charisma that was at once elegant and memorable. That charisma was as certain to catch the attention of artists and writers as it was to thrill the trend-setters. Bryan Ferry was unique within his generation and those who followed. Simultaneously contemporary and classic, he combined the mystique of great art with the allure of great music. As such, his ascent as a modern icon was immediate and lasting.

Thirty six years on, Bryan Ferry continues to reap the rewards of his singing and song-writing abilities. In this decade he has been nominated for a Grammy, has gained over a dozen international awards, toured the world four times and released three critically acclaimed studio albums.

The successful 2007 album Dylanesque set a benchmark for musical interpretations. Hard-hitting and fast-paced, Dylanesque contained Bryan Ferry's interpretation of some of Bob Dylan's best-loved songs. An artistic tribute to the American singer-songwriter whose work Ferry has always loved and for whom he has the greatest respect, Dylanesque was released to critical acclaim and on his tour Ferry performed to packed venues.