A New World Record

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A New World Record
A New World Record
LP by Electric Light Orchestra
Released 1976
Recorded
Genre Rock
Length 36 min 20 sec
Record label Jet
Producer Jeff Lynne
Professional reviews
AMG 4.5/5 link (http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&uid=UIDSUB020403270718212652&sql=Az9n8b5t4tsqe)
Electric Light Orchestra Chronology
Face the Music
(1975)
A New World Record
(1976)
Out Of The Blue
(1977)

A New World Record is an LP by Electric Light Orchestra. It was released in 1976 (see 1976 in music).

The album is notable for the hit single "Do Ya", as well as a general lack of softer ballad-like songs ("Telephone Line" and "Mission" are the only ones). The focus is more on shorter pop songs, a trend which would continue through the rest of ELO's career.

Track listing

  1. "Tightrope" (Lynne)
  2. "Telephone Line" (Lynne)
  3. "Rockaria!" (Lynne)
  4. "Mission (A World Record)" (Lynne)
  5. "So Fine" (Lynne)
  6. "Livin' Thing" (Lynne)
  7. "Above The Clouds" (Lynne)
  8. "Do Ya" (Lynne)
  9. "Shangri-La" (Lynne)

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