Tracklist Sorted by: Running order Running order Most popular. Buy Loading. More Love this track. Play album Buy Loading. Scrobble Stats? What is scrobbling? Artist images 7 more. The band was put together by lead singer, Paul Heaton , and drummer, Dave Hemingway. Rotheray also co-writes the songs with Heaton.
In The Beautiful South, Heaton shared the lead singer's role with Hemingway and female singer Briana Corrigan to create a trio of lead vocalists. This set-up helped to characterise the bittersweet kitchen sink dramas played out in Heaton's often… read more. The band was put together by lead singer, Paul Heaton , and drummer, Dave… read more. They were joined by Sean Welch Ba… read more. Similar Artists Play all.
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Old Red Eyes Is Back. Something That You Said. The Rocking Chair. We Are Each Other. We'll Deal With You Later. When I'm Everybody's Talkin' - Live - London Forum There isn't a wailing guitar in sight". Every time he falls off the wagon and succumbs to drink again Although a guitar is the first sound you hear on the song, it's restrained, and quickly gives way to the melody, harmony, and biting vocals that drive the song.
The chorus packs a sonic punch you wouldn't expect from the band, as Heaton and Hemmingway ask '36D, so what? Is that all that you got? It has been noted that "the strengths of her voice is exploited very well here — sugary, with a slight hiccup, but always fragile and vaguely damaged. Either way, he's ruined her life. Quietly devastating. It contains Heaton's hedonistic and bold plans for retirement.
Discs in most regions, whilst it was released on 14 April in the United States. The album cover, which depicts ladies ' faces on the back of terrapins ' shells, each representing a different mood on the album, was painted by artist David Cutter, as are the numerous illustrations in the liner notes, each of which is based on a song from the album, with one illustration for each song.
Four singles were released from the album, two of them prior to its release. The album was not a success in the United States, although it gave the band a larger following there than before. Billboard magazine reported in July that "although it has not yet dented the Heatseekers chart," the album "was experiencing a sales burst" in the United States.
On 11 April , Beautiful South entered in the UK Albums Chart at number 4,  which was considered something of a disappointment after the band's previous albums both reached number 2.
The album was released to positive reviews. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. The Beautiful South. Sailing Solo. Announce Tour News". Birmingham Mail. Retrieved 1 September The South. Retrieved 3 December Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra.
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Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version. Wikimedia Commons. Here It Is Again. Something That You Said. I'm Your No. Bell Bottomed Tear. When I'mBeautiful South, also referred to as , is the third studio album by English band The Beautiful South. After the success of their previous work over –, the band hired prolific record producer Jon Kelly and recorded the album at AIR Studios in London.