There were four different pressings of the original Hansa Records vinyl LP, all with slightly different versions of some tracks. The most significant difference was the length of the title track, "Nightflight to Venus".
On the very first German pressing it was minutes, making the segued medley with the also extended "Rasputin" in total, the second pressing , the third and the final — this version being the one appearing on the UK and US editions. The timings given here are those of the and CD re-issues. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Boney M.
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The album had been preceded in the spring of by the single "Hooray! It's a Holi-Holiday", one of the band's biggest hits. This was not included on Oceans of Fantasy but the B-side, "Ribbons of Blue" was, albeit in a heavily edited form.
The original length of the track is and songs like "Gotta Go Home" and "Bahama Mama" were also longer on 7" than on the actual album. As with the group's previous album, Nightflight to Venus, the original Hansa Records pressings of the album also included a range of different edits of certain tracks.
Several pressings also contained the wrong running order on cover and labels, incorrectly listing "El Lute" as the opening track on side two, followed by "No More Chain Gang" and "Oceans of Fantasy" - a very early and scarce pressing actually has this running order on vinyl. Reviews Review Policy. Flag as inappropriate. See more. Greatest Hits. Alle Hits auf einer CD. Holiday in Paradise. Atlantic Sire Hansa. Smash Hits October 4—17 : The Official Charts Company.
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