Deep Cuts, Volume 2 (1977–1982)

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Deep Cuts, Volume 2 (1977–1982)
Queen - Deep Cuts 2.jpg
Compilation album by
Released27 June 2011[1]
Recorded1977–1982
GenreRock
Length52:09
LabelIsland
ProducerVarious
Queen chronology
Deep Cuts, Volume 1 (1973–1976)
(2011)
Deep Cuts, Volume 2 (1977–1982)
(2011)
Deep Cuts, Volume 3 (1984–1995)
(2011)

Deep Cuts, Volume 2 (1977–1982) is a compilation of Queen tracks between 1977 and 1982. Like its predecessor, Volume 1, it contains Queen songs that are less well known.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Mustapha" (from Jazz, 1978)Freddie Mercury3:01
2."Sheer Heart Attack" (from News of the World, 1977)Roger Taylor3:27
3."Spread Your Wings" (from News of the World, 1977)John Deacon4:34
4."Sleeping on the Sidewalk" (from News of the World, 1977)Brian May3:07
5."It's Late" (from News of the World, 1977)May6:27
6."Rock It (Prime Jive)" (from The Game, 1980)Taylor4:33
7."Dead on Time" (from Jazz, 1978)May3:23
8."Sail Away Sweet Sister" (from The Game, 1980)May3:33
9."Dragon Attack" (from The Game, 1980)May4:18
10."Action This Day" (from Hot Space, 1982)Taylor3:34
11."Put Out the Fire" (from Hot Space, 1982)May3:18
12."Staying Power" (from Hot Space, 1982)Mercury4:12
13."Jealousy" (from Jazz, 1978)Mercury3:13
14."Battle Theme" (from Flash Gordon, 1980)May2:20

Personnel[edit]

[citation needed]

  • Freddie Mercury: lead and backing vocals, piano, synthesizer, keyboards, synth bass on "Staying Power".
  • Brian May: lead guitar, lead vocals on "Sail Away Sweet Sister" and "Sleeping on the Sidewalk", falsetto vocals on "Put out the Fire", backing vocals, synthesizer, percussion.
  • Roger Taylor: drums, percussion, lead vocals on "Rock it (Prime Jive), co-lead vocals on "Sheer Heart Attack and "Action This Day", backing vocals, synthesizer, rhythm guitar and bass guitar on "Sheer Heart Attack".
  • John Deacon: bass guitar, acoustic guitar, synthesizer, rhythm guitar on "Staying Power".

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Deep Cuts Volume 2: 1977-1982 (Remastered Edition)". Queen. Retrieved 24 January 2016.