Earth Moving (song)

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"Earth Moving"
Earth Moving single (Mike Oldfield).jpg
Single by Mike Oldfield
from the album Earth Moving
Released1989 (1989)
GenrePop, progressive rock
Songwriter(s)Mike Oldfield
Producer(s)Mike Oldfield
Daniel Lazerus
Mike Oldfield singles chronology
"Flying Start"
"Earth Moving"

"Earth Moving" is a single by musician Mike Oldfield, released in 1989. It is from the album of the same name. "Earth Moving" features Nikki Lamborn on vocals.[1]


The single artwork was by Storm Thorgerson and Colin Chambers, with a photo by Andy Earl. The location for the photoshoot was Studio Tank in west London using a Bronica 6x7 daylight ektachrome.[2] The single artwork is very similar to the album artwork.

Music video[edit]

The "Earth Moving" music video is available on the Elements – The Best of Mike Oldfield video and features numerous visual references to the planet earth and rubbish.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Earth Moving" (Disco Version) – 4:02
  2. "Earth Moving" – 4:04
  3. "Bridge to Paradise" – 4:37


Chart (1989) Peak
UK Singles Chart 93


  1. ^ "Mike Oldfield Discography - Singles - "Earth Moving"". Retrieved 2013-04-20.
  2. ^ "Singles Page 8". Storm Thorgerson. Retrieved 2013-04-20.