Sting's first solo album, the revelatory The Dream Of The Blue Turtles from 1985 - featuring the cream of America's young jazz musicians in a politically charged set.
The album reached number two on the Billboard 200 and spawned four singles, "If You Love Somebody Set Them Free", "Fortress Around Your Heart", "Russians" and "Love Is the Seventh Wave". The album earned Grammy nominations for Album of the Year, Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, Best Jazz Instrumental Performance and Best Engineered Recording.
Packaged in an exact replica of the original artwork, on 180g heavyweight vinyl. The new vinyl master was cut at the legendary Abbey Road Studios to ensure exceptional audio quality.
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios
Packaged in an exact replica of the original artwork
1. If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
2. Love Is The Seventh Wave
4. Children's Crusade
5. Shadows In The Rain
1. We Work The Black Seam
2. Consider Me Gone
3. The Dream Of The Blue Turtles
4. Moon Over Bourbon Street (feat. Sting on double bass)
5. Fortress Around Your Heart