In Ekstase

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In Ekstase
Studio album by Nina Hagen
Released 1985
Genre Punk/Rock
Length 35:24
Label Columbia
Producer Adam Kidron
Richard James Burgess on "Atomic Flash de Luxe";
Bernard Potschka, Herwig Mitteregger, Manfred Praeker, Tom Müller, Ralf Nowy, Reinhold Heil on "My Way"
Nina Hagen chronology
Angstlos
(1983)
In Ekstase
(1985)
Nina Hagen
(1989)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

In Ekstase is the fifth (third solo) studio album by German punk artist Nina Hagen. It was released in 1985 on Columbia Records. In Ekstasy, an all-English version with a slightly different tracklist was released in the same year.

In Ekstase track listing[edit]

All lyrics composed by Nina Hagen; except where indicated

  1. "Universelles Radio" (music - Roger Dumas)
  2. "Die Ufos sind da" (music - Karl Rucker, Hagen)
  3. "Russischer Reggae" (music - Karl Rucker)
  4. "My Way" (Claude François, Paul Anka, Jacques Revaux, Lucien Thibaut)
  5. "1985 Ekstasy Drive" (music - Bill Liesegang, Karl Rucker, Peter Krause)
  6. "Prima Nina in Ekstase" (music - Karl Rucker)
  7. "Gott im Himmel" (music - Norman Greenbaum)
  8. "Atomic Flash de Luxe" (lyrics - Anders Gullberg, Hagen; music - Livingstone, Lorentz)
  9. "Vater unser" (music - Karl Rucker, Hagen)
  10. "Gott Im Himmel (Spirit in the Sky)" - Reprise (music - Norman Greenbaum)

In Ekstasy track listing[edit]

Length: 44:57 minutes.

  1. "Universal Radio"
  2. "Gods of Aquarius"
  3. "Russian Reggae"
  4. "My Way"
  5. "1985 Ekstasy Drive"
  6. "Prima Nina in Ekstasy"
  7. "Spirit in the Sky"
  8. "Atomic Flash de Luxe"
  9. "The Lord's Prayer"
  10. "Spirit in the Sky (Gott im Himmel)"
  11. "Universal Radio" (Dance Mix)

Personnel[edit]

  • Nina Hagen - vocals
  • Billy Liesegang - guitar
  • Karl Rucker - bass, keyboards, drums
  • Alex Laroque, Peter Krause - drums
  • Roger Scott Craig - keyboards
  • Michael McEboy - keyboards, horn arrangements
  • Balis Jiouraitis - grand piano
  • Alan Guillard - saxophone
  • Eric Le Lane - trumpet
  • Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force, Shango – vocals on "Prima Nina in Ekstasy"
  • Paul Eknes – background vocals on "Spirits in the Sky"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "In Ekstasy - Nina Hagen | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 December 2011. 

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