Man on the Line

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Man on the Line
Studio album by Chris de Burgh
Released 10 May 1984
Recorded 1984
Genre Rock, Adult contemporary
Length 41:04
Label A&M
Producer Rupert Hine
Chris de Burgh chronology
The Getaway
(1982)
Man on the Line
(1984)
The Very Best of Chris de Burgh
(1984)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Man on the Line is an album by Chris de Burgh, released in 1984.

Track listing[edit]

All songs by Chris de Burgh

  1. "The Ecstasy of Flight (I Love the Night)" - 4:01
  2. "Sight and Touch" - 3:14
  3. "Taking It to the Top" - 4:00
  4. "The Head and the Heart" - 3:59 (with Howard Jones on piano)
  5. "The Sound of a Gun" - 4:29 (guest vocals by Tina Turner)
  6. "High on Emotion" - 4:26
  7. "Much More Than This" - 2:57
  8. "Man on the Line" - 4:25
  9. "Moonlight and Vodka" - 3:39
  10. "Transmission Ends" - 5:59

Personnel[edit]

  • Chris de Burgh - guitar, vocals
  • Tina Turner - vocals
  • Rupert Hine - synthesizer, vocals, orchestral arrangements
  • John Giblin - bass
  • Howard Jones - piano
  • Ian Kojima - synthesizer, guitar, saxophone
  • Al Marnie - bass, vocals
  • Danny McBride - guitar
  • Trevor Morais - drums
  • Glenn Morrow - synthesizer
  • Phil Palmer - guitar
  • Jeff Phillips - drums, percussion
  • Stephen W. Tayler - engineer, mixing

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