Showdown (Electric Light Orchestra album)

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Showdown
Compilation album by Electric Light Orchestra
Released November 1974
Recorded 1971–1973
Genre Symphonic rock, progressive rock, art rock
Label Harvest Records 7C038-05698
Producer Roy Wood, Jeff Lynne
Electric Light Orchestra chronology
Eldorado
(1974)
Showdown
(1974)
Face the Music
(1975)

Showdown is an Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) compilation album, covering their Harvest Records years. It is the first in a very long line of Electric Light Orchestra compilation albums. It was also the first time the hit single "Showdown" featured on an album in the UK.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Jeff Lynne, except where noted.

Side one
  1. "10538 Overture" – 5:28
  2. "From the Sun to the World" (Boogie No.1) – 8:15
  3. "Whisper in the Night" (Roy Wood) – 4:44
  4. "Queen of the Hours" – 3:21
Side two
  1. "Roll Over Beethoven" (Chuck Berry) – 7:00
  2. "First Movement (Jumping Biz)" (Wood) – 2:57
  3. "In Old England Town (Boogie No 2)" – 6:50
  4. "Showdown" – 4:08

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