Billy Ocean

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Infotaula de personaBilly Ocean
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Biografia
Naixement Leslie Sebastian Charles
21 de gener del 1950
Fyzabad
Fyzabad
Activitat
Ocupació Cantant, compositor
Activitat 1976-1993
Gènere Rhythm and blues
Veu Tenor
Instrument Veu
Discogràfica Epic Records
GTO Records Tradueix
Participà en
13 juliol 1985Live Aid

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Leslie Sebastian Charles, més conegut com a Billy Ocean (Fyzabad, 21 de gener de 1950) és un cantant britànic. Nascut a l'illa de Trinitat i Tobago Billy Ocean va emigrar a Anglaterra per a dedicar-se, a partir dels anys setanta, a la música. Entre els seus èxits, es poden destacar les cançons When the going gets tough, the tough gets going (part de la banda sonora de la pel·lícula La joia del Nil), Suddenly, Get outta of my dreams, get into my car, Caribbean Queen, Loverboy i There'll be sad songs to make you cry.

Discografia[modifica]

Àlbums[modifica]

  • Billy Ocean (GTO 1975)
  • City Limit (GTO 1980)
  • Nights (Feel Like Getting Down) (Epic Records 1981) #152 U.S.
  • Inner Feelings (Epic 1982)
  • Suddenly (Jive Records 1984) #9 UK, #9 U.S.
  • Love Zone (Jive 1986) #2 UK, #6 U.S.
  • Tear Down These Walls (Jive 1988) #3 UK, #18 U.S.
  • Greatest Hits (Jive 1989) #4 UK, #77 U.S.
  • Time to Move On (Jive 1993)
  • Love is For Ever (Jive 1997) #7 UK
  • Emotions in Motion (Time Music International 2002)
  • On The Run (Planet Media 2003)
  • Let's Get Back Together (Jive 2003) #69 UK
  • The Ultimate Collection (Jive 2004) #28 UK
  • Showdown (Jive 2004)
  • Can You Feel It (K-tel 2005) (Disponible exclusivamente en la tienda de música iTunes d'Apple)
  • YBC! (Jixxtaposition Records 2007)

Cançons[modifica]

Any Cançó US Hot 100 US R&B US Dance UK singles Àlbum
1976 "Love Really Hurts Without You" 22 - 8 2 Billy Ocean
1976 "L.O.D. (Love On Delivery)" - 55 - 19 Billy Ocean
1976 "Stop Me (If You've Heard It All Before)" - - - 12 Billy Ocean
1977 "Red Light Spells Danger" - - - 2 Billy Ocean
1979 "American Hearts" - - - 54 City Limit
1980 "Are You Ready/Stay The Night" - - 83 42 City Limit
1981 "Night (Feel Like Gettin' Down)" - 7 4 - Night (Feel Like Getting Down)
1982 "Calypso Funkin'" - 72 - - Inner Feelings
1984 "European Queen (No More Love On The Run) - - - 82 Suddenly (European version)
1984 "Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)" 1 1 1 6 Suddenly
1985 "Loverboy" 2 20 1 15 Suddenly
1985 "Suddenly" 4 5 - 4 Suddenly
1985 "Mystery Lady" 24 10 - 49 Suddenly
1986 "When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going" 2 6 31 1 The Jewel of the Nile soundtrack
1986 "There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)" 1 1 - 12 Love Zone
1986 "On The Run (Hold On Brother)" - - 48 - Love Zone
1986 "Love Zone" 10 1 - 49 Love Zone
1986 "Bittersweet" - - - 44 Love Zone
1986 "Love Is Forever" 16 10 - 34 Love Zone
1988 "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car" 1 1 25 3 Tear Down These Walls
1988 "Calypso Crazy" - - - 35 Tear Down These Walls
1988 "The Colour Of Love" 17 10 - 65 Tear Down These Walls
1988 "Stand And Deliver" - - - 97 Tear Down These Walls
1989 "License To Chill" 32 33 - 81 Tear Down These Walls
1990 "I Sleep So Much Better (In Someone Else's Bed)" - 60 - - Greatest Hits
1993 "Everything's So Different Without You" - 91 - - Time to Move On
1993 "Pressure" - - - 55 Time to Move On

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