What Price Paradise

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What Price Paradise
China Crisis - What Price Paradise-cover.jpg
Studio album by China Crisis
Released 1986 (1986)
Recorded Summer 1986, The Manor Studio, Shipton-on-Cherwell, Oxfordshire and Westside Studios, London
Genre New wave
Length 45:36
Label Virgin
Producer Clive Langer, Alan Winstanley
China Crisis chronology
Flaunt the Imperfection
(1985)
What Price Paradise
(1986)
Diary of a Hollow Horse
(1989)
Singles from What Price Paradise
  1. "Arizona Sky"
    Released: October 1986
  2. "Best Kept Secret"
    Released: January 1987
  3. "June Bride"
    Released: 1987
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Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

What Price Paradise is the fourth studio album by English new wave group China Crisis. It was released on CD, LP and Cassette in 1986. The CD version featured one bonus track: "Trading in Gold", originally released on the B-side of the "Arizona Sky" single.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Daly/Johnson/Lundon/McNeill/Wilkinson, except where stated.

  1. "It's Everything" – 5:09
  2. "Arizona Sky" – 5:24
  3. "Safe as Houses" – 4:26
  4. "Worlds Apart" (Daly, Johnson, Lundon, McNeill, Wilkinson, Kevin Kelly) – 3:35
  5. "Hampton Beach" – 4:47
  6. "The Understudy" – 5:45
  7. "Best Kept Secret" – 4:08
  8. "We Do the Same" – 4:21
  9. "June Bride" – 3:50
  10. "A Day's Work for the Dayo's Done" – 4:17
  11. "Trading in Gold" – 4:27 (Only appears on the CD version)

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