Taxi (Bryan Ferry album)

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Taxi
Studio album by Bryan Ferry
Released 13 April 1993
Genre Synthrock, Avant-garde rock, blue-eyed soul
Length 39:09
Label Reprise
Producer Bryan Ferry, Robin Trower
Bryan Ferry chronology
Bête Noire
(1987)
Taxi
(1993)
Mamouna
(1994)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link
Robert Christgau Jan. 26, 1988
Entertainment Weekly (B) link
Rolling Stone 4/5 stars link

Taxi is an album by British singer Bryan Ferry, released on Virgin Records in April 1993, over five years after the release of his previous album Bête Noire.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Put a Spell on You" (Screamin' Jay Hawkins) (5:27)
  2. "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" (Carole King, Gerry Goffin) (4:18)
  3. "Answer Me" (Carl Sigman, Gerhard Winkler, Fred Rauch) (2:47)
  4. "Just One Look" (Doris Payne, Gregory Carrol) (3:33)
  5. "Rescue Me" (Carl Smith, Raynard Miner) (3:40)
  6. "All Tomorrow's Parties" (Lou Reed) (5:31)
  7. "Girl of My Best Friend" (Sam Bobrick, Ross Butler) (3:26)
  8. "Amazing Grace" (John Newton) (4:01)
  9. "Taxi" (Homer Banks, Charles Brooks) (5:30)
  10. "Because You're Mine" (Ferry) (1:44)
  11. "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" (Roy Turk, Lou Handman) (5:08) [Japan only bonus track]

Personnel[edit]

Charts[edit]

Album

Year Chart Peak
Position
1993 UK Album Charts 2
1993 Billboard 200 79

Singles

Year Single Chart Peak
Position
1993 "I Put A Spell On You" UK Singles Chart 18 [2]
1993 "Will You Love Me Tomorrow" UK Singles Chart 23 [3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Music Reviews : Bryan Ferry: Taxi". Rolling Stone. Jun 24, 1993. "Bryan Ferry hasn't released a record in more than five years. He had been working on an album to follow up the exquisite Bête Noire, from 1987, ..." 
  2. ^ http://www.vivaroxymusic.com/singles_215.php
  3. ^ http://www.vivaroxymusic.com/singles_597.php