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Warm Leatherette [Explicit Lyrics]

Grace Jones

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UK Album Chart - #45, 1980
UK Singles Chart - #17, 1980 - Private Life

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1
Warm Leatherette
Grace Jones
4:29
2
Private Life
Grace Jones
5:14
3
A Rolling Stone
Grace Jones
3:32
4
Love Is The Drug
Grace Jones
7:12
5
The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game
Grace Jones
3:51
6
EXPLICITBullshit
Grace Jones
5:22
7
Breakdown
Grace Jones
5:32
8
Pars
Grace Jones
4:10
Total Playing Time    39:22
"... with Smokey Robinson and Chrissie Hynde scripting adventures in dominance and fellow Jamaicans Shakespeare and Dunbar adding cyborgian oomph, the theoretical allure of her persona is finally made flesh ... B+."
- Robert Christgau

"... Jones essentially shed the skin of disco diva and became an icon of androgyny in the new wave era. Producers Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare guided Jones’s stylistic transformation ... melding rock, reggae and new wave with a glossy production sheen, Sly and Robbie cannily matched Jones with material ripe for reinterpretation ..."
- PopMatters.com

Grace Jones released Warm Leatherette in 1980, greeting the new decade with an updated sound after a streak of disco hits in the 1970s. Produced by Sly and Robbie and other cutting edge producers, the album finds Jones covering Roxy Music, Smokey Robinson, Tom Petty and more in a musical hybrid described as a blend of rock, reggae and new wave. The Pretenders cover Private Life was a UK top 20 song for Jones, one of her most successful British singles.
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