SHOCKING BLUE - VENUS / Hot Sand 7" Single

This is the original version of "VENUS" the only song in history to score three times a number One hit. This web-page has hi-res photos of the album covers, record label and a detailed description.

 

SHOCKING BLUE - VENUS

Artist/Band:  Shocking Blue
    Band Members oF Shocking Blue
  • Mariska Veres (lead vocal)
  • Robbie Van Leeuwen (guitar, sitar)
  • Klaasje Van Der Wal (bass)
  • Cornelis Van Der Beek (drums)

Music Genre:

 
 Nederbeat
Collector's Information/Trivia   This is the original version of "VENUS" the only song in history to score three times a number One hit:
  1. 7 Feb 1970 - Shocking Blue
  2. 20 Jun 1981 - Stars on 45
  3. 6 Sep 1986 - Banarama
Shocking Blue was also the first Dutch band to Score a No 1 hit in the USA The Shocking Blue was formed in 1967 by guitarist Robbie van Leeuwen, a veteran of a well known Dutch rock band, The Motions. The band's name was inspired by an Eric Clapton track called "Electric Blue". Shocking Blue successfully combined Beat and R&B with psychedelic elements of the time like Indian sitar and odd production techniques
Tracks side 1:  Venus
Tracks side 2:  Hot Sand
Record Company/Label:  Metronome, Pink Elephant master
Catalog/Release nr:  M 25 161

Vinyl Record Format:

 
7" Single 
Year:  1969
Country of Origin  Made In Germany

SHOCKING BLUE - VENUS

SHOCKING BLUE - VENUS  

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