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1972 -  Sparks

Sparks Albums

Originally called ‘Halfnelson’ which was also the group’s original name. Recorded with the original USA group line-up.

 

Best Track - Slowboat

1973 -  A Woofer In Tweeter’s Clothing

Recorded with the original USA group line-up. ‘Do-Re-Me’ is a cover version.

 

Best Track - Girl From Germany

1974 -  Kimono My House

No. 4 in the United Kingdom. No. 4 in Belgium.

 

Recorded with new U.K. lineup.

 

CD includes extra tracks - Lost And Found, Barbecutie

 

Best Track - This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us

1974 -  Propaganda

No. 9 in the United Kingdom. No. 6 in Sweden.

 

CD includes extra tracks - Albamy Right, Marry Me

 

Best Track - Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

 

 

 

 

 

 

1975 -  Indiscrete

No. 18 in the United Kingdom. No. 17 in Norway.

 

Produced by Tony Visconti.

 

CD includes extra tracks - Profile,

I Wanna Hold Your Hand, England

 

 

Best Track - Happy Hunting Ground

1976 -  Big Beat

No. 24 in Sweden.

 

Best Track - Nothing To Do

 

Recorded with new U.S.A. line up.

 

CD includes extra tracks - I Wanna Hold Your Hand, England, Gone With The Wind, Intrusion/Confusion, Looks Aren’t Everything, Tearing The Place Apart

1977 -  Introducing Sparks

No. 41 in Sweden.

 

Never released on CD.

 

Best Track - A Big Surprise

1979 -  No. 1 In Heaven

No. 73 in the United Kingdom. No. 43 in Sweden.

 

Best Track - Tryouts For The Human Race

 

Recorded with Georgio Morodor.

1980 -  Terminal Jive

Best Track - When I’m With You

1981 -  Whomp That Sucker

Best Track - Tips For Teens

 

Recorded with new U.S.A. line up.

1982 -  Angst In My Pants

Top 100 album in U.S.A..

 

Best Track - The Decline And Fall Of Me

1983 -  In Outer Space

Top 50 in the ‘Cool Places, and ‘Lucky Me, Lucky You’ are duets Jane Weidlin (The Go-Gos).

 

Best Track - Lucky Me, Lucky You

1984 -  Pulling Rabbits Out Of A Hat

Best Track - Pulling Rabbits Out Of A Hat

1986 -  Music That You Can Dance To

‘Fingertips’ is a Stevie Wonder cover.

 

CD released is titled ‘Best Of Sparks’.

 

Best Track - Rosebud

1988 -  Interior Design

CD released by several companies under different titles - ‘So Important’, ‘Just Got Back From Heaven’ and ‘Madonna’ by ‘The Sparks’. Covers often feature the 1970’s band.

 

Best Track - So Important

1994 -  Gratuitous Sax And Senseless Violins

Best Track - When Do I Get To Sing ‘My Way’?

1997 -  Plagiarism

Rerecorded versions of songs with different artists.

 

Extra verses written for ‘Propaganda’. ‘Big Brass Ring’ featured on some versions of ‘Interior Design’.

 

‘Metro Voices’ feature on several orchestral tracks—produced by Tony Visconti.

 

First album featuring Tammy Glover on drums.

 

Best Track - Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

2000 -  Balls

‘It’s A Knockoff’ from the film ‘Knockoff’  - which the group did the soundtrack for.

 

Best Track - More Than A Sex Machine

2003 -  Lil’ Beethoven

Best Track - Suburban Homeboy

2006 -  Hello Young Lovers

Baby, Baby Can I Invade Your Country?

‘features the American national anthem. However an alternate lyric was written which features on some albums.

 

Best Track - Perfume

Wonder Girl

Fa La Fa Lee

Roger

High C

Fletcher Honorama

Simple Ballet

Slowboat,

Biology 2

Saccharin And The War

Big Bands

No More Mr Nice Guys

Girl From Germany

Beaver O'Lindy

Nothing Is Sacred

Here Comes Bob

Moon Over Kentucky

Do Re Mi

Angus Desire

Underground

The Louvre

Batteries Not Included

Whippings And Apologies

This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us

Amateur Hour

Falling In Love With Myself Again

Here In Heaven

Thank God It's Not Christmas

Hasta Manana Monsieur

Talent Is An Asset

Complaints

In My Family

Equator

Propaganda

At Home At Work At Play, Reinforcements

B.C.

Thanks But No Thanks

Don't Leave Me Alone With Her

Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

Something For The Girl With Everything

Achoo

Who Don't Like Kids

Bon Voyage

Hospitality On Parade

Happy Hunting Ground

Without Using Hands

Get In The Swing

Under The Table With Her

How Are You Getting Home

Pineapple

Tits

It Ain't 1918

The Lady Is Lingering

In The Future

Looks Looks Looks

Miss The Start Miss The End

Big Boy

I Want To Be Like Everybody Else

Nothing To Do

I Bought The Mississippi River

Fill-Er-Up

Everybody's Stupid

Throw Her Away (And Get A New One)

Confusion

Screwed Up

White Women

I Like Girls

A Big Surprise

Occupation

Ladies

I'm Not

Forever Young

Goofing Off

Girls On The Brain

Over The Summer

Those Mysteries

Tryouts For The Human Race

Academy Award Performance

La Dolce Vita

Beat The Clock

My Other Voice

Number One Song In Heaven

When I'm With You

Just Because You Love Me

Rock 'n' Roll People In A Disco World

When I'm With You (instrumental)

Young Girls

Noisy Boys

Stereo

The Greatest Show On Earth

Tips For Teens

Funny Face

Where's My Girl

Upstairs

Married A Martian

The Willys

I Don't Shoot Me

Suzie Safety

That's Not Nastassia

Wacky Women

Cool Places

Popularity

Praying For A Party

All You Ever Think About Is Sex

Please Baby Please

Rocking Girls

I Wish I Looked A Little Better

Lucky Me Lucky You

A Fun Bunch Of Guys From Outer Space

Dance Godammit

Pulling Rabbits Out Of A Hat

Love Scenes

Pretending To Be Drunk

Progress

With All My Might

Sparks In The Dark (Part One)

Everybody Move

A Song That Sings Itself

Sisters,

Kiss Me Quick

Sparks In The Dark (Part Two)

Music That You Can Dance To

Rosebud

Fingertips

Change

The Scene

Shopping Mall Of Love

Modesty Plays

Let's Get Funky

So Important

Just Got Back From Heaven

Lots Of Reasons

You've Got A Hold Of My Heart

Love-O-Rama

The Toughest Girl In Town

Let's Make Love

Stop Me If You've Heard This Before

A Walk Down Memory Lane

Madonna

Gratuitous Sax

When Do I Get To Sing ‘My Way’?

When I Kiss You I Hear Charlie Parker Playing

Frankly Scarlet I Don't Give A Damn

I Thought I Told You To Wait In The Car

Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil

Now That I Own The BBC

Tsui Hark

The Ghost Of Liberace

Let's Go Surfing

Senseless Violins

Pulling Rabbits Out Of A Hat
This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
The No. 1 Song In Heaven (Part 2)
Funny Face
When Do I Get To Sing ‘My Way’?
Angst In My Pants
Change
Popularity
Something For The Girl With Everything

This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us (with Faith No More)
Beat The Clock
Big Brass Ring
Amateur Hour (with Erasure)
Propaganda
When I'm With You
Something For The Girl With Everything (with Faith No More)
Orchestral Collage

The No. 1 Song In Heaven (Part 1 -  with Jimmy Sommerville)
Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth

Balls

More Than A Sex Machine

Scheherazade

Aeroflot

The Calm Before The Storm

How To Get Your Ass Kicked

Bullet Train

It's A Knockoff

Irreplaceable

It's Educational

The Angels

The Rhythm Thief

How Do I Get To Carnegie Hall?

What Are All These Bands So Angry About?

I Married Myself

Ride 'em Cowboy

My Baby's Taking Me Home

Your Call Is Very Important To Us Please Hold

Ugly Guys With Beautiful Girls

Suburban Homeboy

Dick Around

Perfume

The Very Next Fight

Baby, Baby Can I Invade Your Country?

Rock, Rock, Rock

Metaphor

Waterproof

Here Kitty

There's No Such Thing As Aliens

As I Sit Down To Play The Organ At The Notre Dame Cathedral

Angst In My Pants

I Predict

Sextown USA,

Sherlock Holmes

Nicotina

Mickey Mouse,

Moustache

Instant Weight Loss

Tarzan And Jane

The Decline And Fall Of Me

Eaten By The Monster Of Love