Boney M Nightflight to Venus Postcards FOC 12" Vinyl LP Album

"Nightflight to Venus" is the third album by the band Boney M, and was released in July 1978. The album became a major success in continental Europe, Scandinavia, and Canada, topping most of the album charts during the second half of 1978 and also became their first UK number one album. Nightflight to Venus includes their worldwide hits "Rivers of Babylon" and "Brown Girl in the Ring", a double A-sided single that topped the UK singles chart and sold close to 2 million copies there. The follow-up was another Boney M. classic, "Rasputin", in most countries also a double A-side coupled with "Painter Man", a cover of a 1966 hit by the band The Creation. In the UK, "Rasputin" and "Painter Man" were released separately as A-sides by Atlantic Records, both reaching the Top 10. Nightflight to Venus also became Boney M.'s most well received album in the United States, peaking at #134 on The Billboard 200. "Rivers of Babylon" which peaked at #30 on The Billboard Hot 100 became their biggest US hit.

Album Front Cover Photo of Boney M Nightflight to Venus Postcards FOC
Music Genre:  70s Euro-Disco
Collector's info:  Gatefold (FOC) cover design includes a Boney M postcard with color phots
Album:  Production information: The album: "Nightflight to Venus" was produced by: Frank Farian

Frank Farian ( real-name: Franz Reuther ) is from Germany and was a top-producer ( and singer ) of Euro-Disco during the 1970s. In the early years he created several songs with a "black" sound , as he was unsure to promote these songs properly he recruited Bobby Farrell, Marcia Barrett and Liz Mitchell to form the disco band: "Boney M.". This proved to be a great success formula for Farian as well as "Boney M."

Record Format: 12" Vinyl Full-Length Stereo LP  Gramophone Record
Album weight: 300 gram  
Year & Country  1978 Made In Germany

Album cover photos of : Boney M Nightflight to Venus

Photo of "Nightflight to Venus" Album's Front Cover 
Photo of "Nightflight to Venus" Album's Back Cover  
Photo of "Nightflight to Venus" Album's Inner Cover  
Photo of "Nightflight to Venus" Album's Inner Cover  
Photo of Boney M on the postcard
 
Note: the above pictures are photos of the actual album and allow you to judge the quality of cover. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. The quality of these images has been reduced in order to preserve network bandwidth, high quality images of these scans can be made available on request

Track Listing of: "Nightflight to Venus"

 
    Side One:
  1. Nightflight to Venus
  2. Rasputin
  3. Painter Man
  4. He was a steppenwolf
  5. King of the road
    Side Two:
  1. Rivers of Babylon
  2. Voodoonight
  3. Brown girl in the ring
  4. Never change lovers in the middle of the night
  5. Heart of gold

 


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Hansa International 11 537 AT , 1977 , Switzerland

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Hansa International 16 959 AT , 1976 , Germany

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BONEY M - Greatest Hits of Boney M
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Atlantic K 50385 , United Kingdom
BONEY M - Ma Baker / Still I'm Sad
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Hansa International 17 888 AT , 1977 , Germany

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BONEY M - Nightflight to Venus incl postcards
1978 , Germany

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Carrere 67.382 / CA 651 , 1979 , France

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BONEY M - Take The Heat Off Me with Poster .
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