The Story So Far (Divine album)

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The Story So Far
Studio album by Divine
Released 1984
Recorded 1982 and 1984
Genre Hi-NRG
Label Bellaphon
260-07-075
Producer Mike Stock, Matt Aitken, Pete Waterman, Bobby Orlando
Divine chronology
Jungle Jezebel (1982) The Story So Far (1984) Maid in England (1988)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Divine's third album, The Story So Far [2] became his most successful LP on both sides of the Atlantic. With songwriting and music production by Mike Stock, Matt Aitken and Pete Waterman known as Stock Aitken Waterman and Bobby Orlando, the album became especially sought-after by avid synthesizer-based club/dance music fans. It includes the hits, "You Think You're a Man" (#16 UK Singles Chart),[3] "Native Love", "Shoot Your Shot", "Shake It Up" and "Love Reaction".

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I'm So Beautiful" - 7:51
  2. "Native Love (Step By Step)" - 3:36
  3. "You Think You're A Man" - 8:07
  4. "Shake It Up" - 3:18
  5. "Shoot Your Shot" - 6:24
  6. "Love Reaction" - 5:32
  7. "Jungle Jezebel" - 4:42
  8. "Alphabet Rap" - 5:47

Notes[edit]

(*) The 1988 Receiver Records CD release of the same name omits the Stock Aitken Waterman produced tracks.

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