Hall of Fame (The Moody Blues album)

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Hall of Fame
Live album by The Moody Blues
Released 8 August 2000
Recorded 1 May 2000
at the Royal Albert Hall
London, England
Genre Rock, Prog rock
Length 73:36
Label Ark 21 Records
The Moody Blues chronology
Strange Times
(1999)
Hall of Fame
(2000)
December
(2003)

Hall of Fame is a live album by the progressive rock band The Moody Blues. It was recorded at a concert performed at the Royal Albert Hall, which included backing by a live orchestra. The album was released on 8 August 2000. It is the second Moody Blues live album to feature a live orchestra, with the first being A Night at Red Rocks with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra. This is the last live release to feature Ray Thomas. A decade on, all but "Overture" and "Legend of a Mind" appeared on the budget release Live at the Royal Albert Hall with the World Festival Orchestra released by Sony Music Custom Marketing Group in North America.[1] The concert is also available on DVD.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Justin Hayward, except where noted.

  1. "Overture" (Ray Thomas, Hayward) - 3:58 (features excerpts from "Legend of a Mind", "Tuesday Afternoon", and "Nights in White Satin")
  2. "Tuesday Afternoon" - 4:30
  3. "English Sunset" - 5:16
  4. "Words You Say" (John Lodge) - 5:13
  5. "The Story in Your Eyes" - 3:47
  6. "I Know You're Out There Somewhere" - 5:25
  7. "Haunted" - 4:14
  8. "Your Wildest Dreams" - 4:54
  9. "Isn't Life Strange" - 5:50
  10. "I'm Just a Singer (In a Rock and Roll Band)" - 6:26
  11. "Nights in White Satin" - 6:59
  12. "Legend of a Mind" - 6:01
  13. "Question" - 6:14
  14. "Ride My See-Saw" - 5:07

Personnel[edit]

Additional personnel[edit]

  • Paul Bliss – keyboards
  • Bias Boshell – keyboards
  • Tracy Graham – backing vocals
  • Gordon Marshall – drums
  • Sue Shattock – backing vocals
  • The World Festival Orchestra.

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2000) Peak
position
The Billboard 200 185

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