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Album Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok


Murray Head


One Night In Bangkok


Electro / Pop / Classique / Écran

Taille de l'album MP3:

2617 mb

Taille de l'album FLAC:

1491 mb






Modern Classical, Musical, Theme, Synth-pop



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Album Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok


1London Symphony OrchestraChess3:26
2Murray HeadOne Night In Bangkok
Performer [Introduction Played By] – London Symphony OrchestraVocals [Choruses Sung By] – Anders Glenmark


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
CHESS 1Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single, Tap)RCACHESS 1UK1984
CHESS 1Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7", Single)RCACHESS 1Ireland1984
JR-13989, JD-13989Murray Head One Night In Bangkok (U.S. Radio Edit) ‎(12", Promo)RCA, RCAJR-13989, JD-13989US1984
PB 68240Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(7")RCAPB 68240Italy1984
4044Murray Head One Night In Bangkok ‎(12", Maxi)RCA Victor4044Greece1984


  • Arranged ByAnders Eljas, Benny Andersson
  • ConductorAnders Eljas
  • DesignDewynters Ltd London
  • EngineerMichael B. Tretow
  • Lacquer Cut ByBilBo
  • Written-By, ProducerBenny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, Tim Rice


Matt paper sleeve.

Back cover:
Murray Head appears by kind permission of Virgin Records.
From the album 'Chess' PL70500
A Three Knights Production
© Designed by DeWynters Ltd London

Sleeve © 1984 RCA Records Ltd.
Marketed and distributed by RCA Ltd., Record Division.

℗ 1984 RCA Records
© 1984 RCA Records
Marketed by RCA Records
Manufactured in England.

℗ 1984 3 Knights Ltd.
© 1984 3 Knights Ltd.
Copyright administered by Bocu Music Ltd.

Side B incorrectly listed as Merano.

Other UK issues:
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok, credits Pounda
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok, no engineer credited in runouts
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok - mispress variant with no engineer credit in runout.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): CHESS . 1. A3 ⋀
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): CHESS - 3 - A̶4̶ B4 Bilbo TAPE One ⋀


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – 3 Knights Ltd
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
  • Copyright (c) – Dewynters Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – RCA Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – 3 Knights Ltd
  • Copyright (c) – Bocu Music Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – RCA Records
  • Marketed By – RCA Ltd.
  • Marketed By – RCA Records
  • Distributed By – RCA Ltd.
  • Pressed By – CBS Pressing Plant, Aston Clinton
  • Lacquer Cut At – Tape One



From the album CHESS THE ORIGINAL RECORDING by Benny Andersson, Tim Rice and Björn Ulvaeus. Music video by Murray Head performing One Night In Bangkok. One Night in Bangkok. Murray Night in Bangkok - Murray Head. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. One Night In Bangkok - Murray Head. One Night in Bangkok is a song from the concept album and subsequent musical Chess by Tim Rice, Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. British actor and singer Murray Head raps the verses, while the chorus is sung by Anders Glenmark, a Swedish singer, songwriter and producer. The release topped the charts in many countries, including South Africa, West Germany, Switzerland and Australia. It peaked at No. 3 in both Canada and the United States in May 1985, and at No. 12 in the United Kingdom. Songs in album Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok 1988. Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok. Murray Head - Merano. Total votes: 10. Other albums by Murray Head. Murray Head. One Night in Bangkok is a song originally sung by Murray Head on the 1984 concept album for the musical Chess. Its music was composed by former ABBA members Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, with lyrics written by Tim Rice. The song's lyrics contain a number of Bangkok-related references, among them the muddy old river the Chao Phraya River, the reclining Buddha the Wat Pho statue and Yul Brynner who played the King of Siam in The King and I. View wiki. Bangkok, Oriental Setting But the city don't know what the city is getting The creme de la creme of the chess world In a show with everything but Yul Discuss these lyrics on MetroLyrics. Similar Tracks. Murray Head performs in the music video One Night in Bangkok from the album Chess recorded for RCA Records. The video begins with an animated chessboard breaking down. It features scenes of Murray Head walking the back alleys of a slum before he enters a room with a chessboard floor of black and white tiles and begins to sing. Clips of Murray playing chess against an exotic play throughout. Written by Shatterdaymorn. Home Murray Head Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok. Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok Official Music Video. A single is a song from the 1984 album and subsequent musical Chess. The song reached number 1 on the charts in many countries, including Germany, South Africa, Spain Australia and on Eurochart Hot 100 chart. It peaked at no. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States. The album Say It Ain't So became a cult album in France. His father was Seafield Head, a documentary maker, and is Mother was Helen Shingler, an actress who played Mrs. Maigret alongside Rupert Davies as Maigret in the 60's TV series of the same name. His younger brother is Anthony 'Little Britain' Head. Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn this day in 1985 April 20th a music video of Murray Head's One Night in Bangkok was aired on Dick Clark's ABC-TV Saturday-afternoon program, 'American Bandstand'. At the time the song was at position 9 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart, four weeks earlier it had peaked at 3 for one week and it spent twenty weeks on the Top 100. One night in Bangkok and the world's your oyster The bars are temples but the pearls ain't free You'll find a god in every golden cloister And if you're lucky then the God's a she I can feel an angel sliding up to me. One town's very like another When your head's down over your pieces, brother It's a drag, it's a bore It's really such a pity To be looking at the board not looking at the city Whaddya mean

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