Billy Ocean – ‘Here You Are: The Best Of’
March 16, 2016
Billy Ocean is set to return on April 29th with ‘Here You Are: The Best Of’. The album is a 2CD unique collection celebrating his long and illustrious career, which has seen him become a Grammy award winner with worldwide sales of over 30 million. In the 70s and 80s he hit number one spots across three continents, counting no fewer than six UK top 10 singles.
Disc one of ‘Here You Are’ features a personally curated selection of tracks covered by the man himself, chosen for their influence on him both musically and in his personal life. Billy lends his soulful voice to such classics such as ‘No Woman No Cry’, ‘A Change is Gonna Come’ and ‘High Tide Low Tide’ among many other exemplary interpretations.
The package also includes a special best of bonus disc, encompassing a collection of Billy Ocean’s biggest genre-defining tracks such as the timeless ‘Caribbean Queen’, ‘When The Going Gets Tough’, ‘Get Outta My Dreams’ and the beautiful ‘Suddenly’. The new album is available to buy on Amazon and iTunes now.
If you can’t wait for the release of ‘Here You Are’ listen to all of Billy’s hits on Spotify!
Billy Ocean has released a stunning new animated video for his 1976 hit single, ‘Love Really Hurts Without You’, in celebration of his self-titled debut album’s 45th anniversary this year.Read more
‘One World’, the new album from Billy Ocean and his first new material in ten years, is out now.Read more
Do music videos get any more uplifting than this?Read more
ELO release an entire album on betamax, Elvis leaves the army and goes right back in the studio, Ray Davies gets a gong and more. It’s this week in rock.Read more
New album artwork and a new song all in one go from Pop’s Premier Party Patriarch…Read more
Many happy return to a certain Mr Astley, groundbreaking albums and record setting chart performances – it’s This Week In Rock…Read more
Wham! bestride the Atlantic, Ozzy announces his retirement, Eurythmics join the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame and more – it’s this week in rock.Read more
From David Cassidy to Jimi Hendrix, Bonnie Tyler to the Bay City Rollers, it’s this week in rock.Read more
Intriguing collaborations, seminal singles, classic albums and breakthrough hits – it’s this week in rock. https://www.legacyrecordings.co.uk/news/this-week-in-rock-13Read more
We’re giving five people the chance to win a signed copy of ‘The very best of Billy Ocean UK & European Tour 2018/19 programme’.Read more
As Pop’s Premier Party Patriarch prepares to undertake yet another superb series of shows, we celebrate Billy Ocean, our Artist of the Month for MarchRead more
The ultimate ’80s track from the ultimate ’80s party starter, ‘When The Going Gets Tough (The Tough Get Going)’ would have passed into pop folklore with or without Michael Douglas’ help.Read more
We’ve got five tour programmes from Mr Billy Ocean’s recent UK tour, all signed by the Undisputed Party Patriarch himself.Read more
Join us as we look back on one of the most incredible careers in pop…Read more
- Carribean queenBilly Ocean
- Get outta my dreams, get into my carBilly Ocean
- Love really hurts without youBilly Ocean
- Red light spells dangerBilly Ocean
- SuddenlyBilly Ocean
- and lots more!!...
Read more about the new Billy Ocean best of collection…Read more
“In the blink of an eye I knew her number and her name / And she said I was the tiger she wanted to tame” ROAR!Read more