Picture Book (1CD)
Simply Red

Picture Book (1CD)

SKU: #0090317699325

The debut album from the British pop and soul group Simply Red, their first of 14 UK top 10 albums.

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Picture Book is the debut album by British pop and soul group Simply Red, released in October 1985. It contains the #1 single "Holding Back the Years", the band's most successful single, and a cover of The Valentine Brothers' "Money's Too Tight (to Mention)". Three other singles were released from the album: "Come to My Aid", "Jericho", and "Open Up the Red Box".

The album helped Simply Red earn a 1987 Grammy nomination for Best New Artist. "Holding Back the Years" was also nominated for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals.

  1. Come To My Aid
  2. Sad Old Red
  3. Look At You Now
  4. Heaven
  5. Jericho
  6. Money’s Too Tight (Too Mention)
  7. Holding Back The Years
  8. Red Box
  9. No Direction
  10. Picture Book