Includes the Hit "Slave to Love!"
Boys and Girls is the sixth studio solo album by Bryan Ferry, the lead vocalist for Roxy Music, released in June 1985 by E.G. Records. The album was Ferry's first solo album in seven years and his first since the second demise of Roxy Music in 1983. The album was Ferry's first and only number 1 solo album in the UK where it was certified Platinum and contains two UK top 40 hit singles. It is also Ferry's most successful solo album in the US, having been certified Gold for sales in excess of half a million copies there.
The album contained the track "Slave to Love," which became one of Ferry's most popular solo hits. The single was released on April 29, 1985 and spent 9 weeks in the UK charts in 1985, peaking at number 10, along with the other singles, "Don't Stop the Dance" and "Windswept." The guitar solo at the end of "Slave to Love" featured Neil Hubbard and the album featured other famous guitarists such as the Dire Straits' guitarist Mark Knopfler, Pink Floyd's guitarist David Gilmour, Chic's guitarist Nile Rodgers and Bryan Adams' guitarist Keith Scott.
"...Boys and Girls remains an enjoyable keeper that has aged well." -Ned Raggett, allmusic.com
SHM-SACD (Super High Material SACD) is the ultimate Super Audio CD that utilizes the materials and technologies that were developed for the SHM-CD to further enhance the audio-resolution. These discs are made with polycarbonate developed for the screen of the liquid crystal display. As it has a higher transparency, players can read the signal more faithfully. Also, it excels in fluidity, which enables you to cast a more accurate pit. What works wonders for a low resolution format such as CD should offer even greater sonic improvements in a real high resolution format such as SACD.
2-channel Single Layer SACD
Two-channel SACD layer only, to secure enough reflectance and not to compress DSD file.
Label of the disc is printed with a special green ink called 'Onsho Shiyou,' which minimizes diffuse reflection.
Carefully selected master audio is used, from existing DSD files to newly converted from analog tapes.
This disc will ONLY work on a Super Audio Disc Player
2. Slave To Love
3. Don't Stop The Dance
4. A Waste Land
6. The Chosen One
8. Stone Woman
9. Boys And Girls