Single by Tina Turner. Music of Quality and Distinction Volume One. B-side. Her recording of the track was included on 1982 album Music of Quality and Distinction Volume One, a tribute by the British Electric Foundation featuring members of the new wave band Heaven 17, Love and Rockets and a number of guest vocalists covering 1960s and 1970s hits, among them Sandie Shaw, Paul Jones, Billy Mackenzie, Paula Yates and Gary Glitter.
Ball of confusion That's what the world is today, hey, hey Ball of confusion That's what the world is today, hey, hey. The sale of pills are at an all-time high Who put the fillin' in the pie in the sky The cities aflame in the summer time And the beat goes on And the beat goes on And the beat goes on. Economics, Reaganomics, birth control, the status quo Shooting rockets to the moon, kids growing up too soon The politicians say And the band played on. So, 'round and around and around we go Where the world's headed, nobody knows. Ball of confusion That's what the.
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Watch the video for Ball of Confusion from Love And Rockets's Express for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Astoundingly, for a white-bread '80s minimalist operation, the band matches the power of the original. Seemingly like every other cover, the Rockets feel the need to change the line "the Beatles' new record's a gas," in this case to say that the "Rockets'" new record is – dumb when so many other lines in the song are period specific ("cities aflame in the summer time," among a dozen others).
Love and Rockets were an English alternative rock band formed in 1985 by former Bauhaus members Daniel Ash (vocals, guitar and saxophone), David J (bass guitar and vocals) and Kevin Haskins (drums and synthesisers) after that group split in 1983. Ash and Haskins had recorded and performed in another band, Tones on Tail, between 1982 and 1984. Love and Rockets' fusion of underground rock music with elements of pop music provided an early catalyst for alternative rock.
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Ball Of Confusion is a song originally recorded in 1970 by Motown vocal group The Temptations. In 1985 English alternative rock band Love And Rockets released the song as the debut single from the album Seventh Dream Of Teenage Heaven. The song’s music video received heavy airplay on MTV but the song failed to chart. In 1986 the song was released in the .
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|A||Ball Of Confusion (U.S. Mix)
Written-By – N.Whitfield-B.Strong*
|B||Inside The Outside
Music By – D.Ash*, David J.*, K.Haskins*Words By – D.Ash*
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Beggars Banquet
- Copyright (c) – Beggars Banquet
- Published By – Jobete Music (UK) Ltd.
- Published By – Beggars Banquet Music Ltd.
- Mastered At – The Sound Clinic
- Mastered At – Musitech
- Pressed By – Damont
- Mastered By – JoNZ*
- Photography By – Mitch Jenkins
- Producer – John A. Rivers, Love And Rockets
NotesOn back cover: U.S.A. Version
On label: U.S. Mix
Track A: Published by Jobete Music (UK) Ltd.
Track B: Published by Beggars Banquet Music Ltd.
℗ & © 1985 Beggars Banquet
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): BEG - 132 TP - A1 MT·2 JoNZ DAMONT O
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): BEG - 132 TP - B1 MT.1 SOUND CLINIC DAMONT J
|BEG 132||Love And Rockets||Ball Of Confusion (7", Single)||Beggars Banquet||BEG 132||UK||1985|
|6038-1-BD||Love And Rockets||Ball Of Confusion (12")||Big Time||6038-1-BD||US||1987|
|BTS 1||Love And Rockets||Ball Of Confusion (7", Single)||Big Time||BTS 1||Australia||1986|
|DJV 168||Love and Rockets||Ball Of Confusion (12", Promo, Smplr)||Vertigo||DJV 168||Canada||Unknown|
|BEG 132T||Love And Rockets||Ball Of Confusion (12", W/Lbl)||Beggars Banquet||BEG 132T||UK||1985|