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BOWIE, DAVID - YOUNG AMERICANS


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Young Americans
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0190295990343
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Young Americans is the ninth studio album by English musician David Bowie, released on 7 March 1975 by RCA Records, and his tenth album including the immediately preceding live release David Live (1974). The album marked a departure from the glam rock style of Bowie's previous albums, instead showcasing his mid-1970s interest in African-American soul and R&B music David Bowie had dropped hints during the Diamond Dogs tour that he was moving toward R&B, but the full-blown blue-eyed soul of Young Americans came as a shock. Surrounding himself with first-rate sessionmen, Bowie comes up with a set of songs that approximate the sound of Philly soul and disco, yet remain detached from their inspirations; even at his most passionate, Bowie sounds like a commentator, as if the entire album was a genre exercise. Nevertheless, the distance doesn't hurt the album -- it gives the record its own distinctive flavor, and its plastic, robotic soul helped inform generations of synthetic British soul. What does hurt the rec

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Young Americans
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Win
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Fascination
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Right
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Somebody Up There Likes Me
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Across The Universe
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Can You Hear Me
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Fame



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