The debut album from the British pop and soul group Simply Red, available on limited edition red vinyl, exclusive to Dig!.
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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.
Available on limited edition red vinyl, exclusive to Dig!.
- Come to My Aid
- Sad Old Red
- Look at You Now
- Money's Too Tight (to Mention)
- Holding Back the Years
- (Open Up the) Red Box
- No Direction
- Picture Book