» » Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair

Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair FLAC album

Performer: Tears For Fears
Genre: Electronic
Title: Songs From The Big Chair
Released: 1985
Style: Synth-pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1987 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1719 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1701 mb
Rating: 4.5
Votes: 429

Songs from the Big Chair is the second studio album by the British rock/pop band Tears for Fears, released on 25 February 1985 by Phonogram Records. The album peaked at number two in the UK and number one in the US and Canada. It spawned the international hit singles "Mothers Talk", "Shout", "Everybody Wants to Rule the World", "Head over Heels", and "I Believe". It remains their best-selling album to date.

Формируйте собственную коллекцию записей Tears For Fears.

Tears For Fears, an 80s band, was one of the most innovative and creative bands ever although they aren't nearly as well known as they should be. Songs From The Big Chair was a major success, topping the charts in the United States at number one in 1985.

On February 25th, 1985, Tears for Fears released their second studio album Songs from the Big Chair. a record that of its 8 tracks contained 5 hit singles including Mothers Talk, Shout, Everybody Wants to Rule the World, Head over Heels, and I Believe. On the album’s title Songs from the Big Chair, Curt Smith told Melody Maker in March of 1985: The title was my idea. It’s a bit perverse but then you’ve got to understand our sense of humour.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Shout
Backing Vocals – Sandy McLellandDrums – Chris HughesWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
A2 The Working Hour
Drums – Jerry MarottaGrand Piano – Andy DavisSaxophone – Mel Collins, Will GregoryWritten-By – Stanley*, Elias*, Orzabal*
A3 Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Guitar – Neil TaylorWritten-By – Chris Hughes, Stanley*, Orzabal*
A4 Mothers Talk
Backing Vocals – Stevie LangeWritten-By – Stanley*, Orzabal*
B1 I Believe
Saxophone – Will GregoryWritten-By – Orzabal*
B2 Broken
Guitar – Neil TaylorWritten-By – Orzabal*
B3 Head Over Heels / Broken (live)
Backing Vocals – Annie McCaig, Marilyn David, Sandy McLellandGrand Piano – Andy DavisWritten-By – Orzabal*
B4 Listen
Vocals – Marilyn DavidWritten-By – Orzabal*

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Phonogram Ltd.
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Phonogram Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Phonogram Ltd.
  • Printed By – Imp. Polygram
  • Printed By – Montreuil Offset


  • Bass Guitar, Vocals – Curt Smith
  • Drums – Manny Elias
  • Engineer – David Bascombe
  • Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals – Roland Orzabal
  • Keyboards – Ian Stanley
  • Management – Paul King
  • Photography By [Cover] – Tim O'Sullivan
  • Producer – Chris Hughes


Ⓟ © 1985
Publication phonogram.
Sleeve printed by Polygram.
Inner sleeve printed by Montreuil Offset.
Imprimé en France

Also released with a different price code.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42282 43001 4
  • Rights Society: SACEM SDRM SACD SGDL
  • Price Code: PG 281

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
MERH 58 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair ‎(LP, Album) Mercury MERH 58 UK 1985
VOG4-1-3353 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair ‎(Cass, Album) Vertigo VOG4-1-3353 Canada 1985
824 300-2 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair ‎(CD, Album, RE) Mercury, Phonogram 824 300-2 Germany Unknown
67251 Tears For Fears Canciones De La Gran Silla = Songs From The Big Chair ‎(Cass, Album) PolyGram 67251 Argentina 1985
824 300-2 Tears For Fears Songs From The Big Chair ‎(CD, Album, RE) Mercury, Phonogram 824 300-2 Australasia Unknown