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David Bowie - The Jean Genie / Ziggy Stardust Album

David Bowie - The Jean Genie / Ziggy Stardust Album

  • Performer: David Bowie
  • Genre: Rock
  • Title: The Jean Genie / Ziggy Stardust
  • Released: 1973
  • Style: Glam, Classic Rock
  • Label: RCA Victor, RCA
  • Catalog: 74-16 238, 74-16238
  • Country: Germany
  • MP3 version size: 2673 mb
  • FLAC version size: 1335 mb
  • Rating: 4.6
  • Votes: 640


1Ziggy Stardust3:13
2The Jean Genie3:59


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
RCA 2302David Bowie The Jean Genie ‎(7", Single, Kno)RCA VictorRCA 2302UK1972
RCA 2302David Bowie The Jean Genie ‎(7", Single, Pus)RCARCA 2302UK1973
102221David Bowie The Jean Genie ‎(7", Single, RP)RCA Victor102221Australia1974
RCA 2302David Bowie The Jean Genie ‎(7", Single, Sol)RCA VictorRCA 2302UK1972
60614David Bowie The Jean Genie ‎(7", Single)RCA Victor60614New Zealand1972


  • Mastered ByS
  • Photography ByCornelius Hudalla (tracks: C Hudalla), Marcellus Hudalla (tracks: M Hudalla)
  • ProducerDavid Bowie, Ken Scott (tracks: B)
  • Written-ByDavid Bowie


On both labels: ℗ 1972 RCA Records
On sleeve: ℗ 1973

On label A-Side: Produced by David Bowie for A Mainman Production, Vaudeville Music
On label B-Side: Tantric Music

On cover: Ask for the albums of David Bowie on RCA!

This sleeve was withdrawn and replaced by the more common Ziggy 'kick' picture sleeve David Bowie - The Jean Genie.


  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): BPKS-6559
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): BHPA-3262
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): ℗ 1972 BPKS-6559-U B Manufactured In Germany
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, stamped): ℗ 1972 BHPA-3262 Manufactured In Germany U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched): S


  • Manufactured By – TELDEC »Telefunken-Decca« Schallplatten GmbH
  • Published By – Vaudeville Music
  • Published By – Tantric Music
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – RCA Records
  • Mastered At – TELDEC-Studio, Hamburg
  • Produced For – Mainman


Ziggy Stardust - David Bowie. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Ziggy Stardust2012 Remastered Version. The Jean Genie2013 - Remaster. The Jean Genie is a song by English singer-songwriter David Bowie, originally released in November 1972 as the lead single to his 1973 album Aladdin Sane. Co-produced by Ken Scott, Bowie recorded it with his backing band the Spiders from Mars comprising Mick Ronson, Trevor Bolder and Mick Woodmansey. According to Bowie, it was a smorgasbord of imagined Americana, with a protagonist inspired by Iggy Pop, and the title being an allusion to author Jean Genet. One of Bowie's most famous tracks, it. Текст песни: A small Jean Genie snuck off to the city Strung out on lasers and slash back blazers Ate all your razors while pulling the waiters Talking bout Monroe and walking on Snow video by David Bowie performing Ziggy Stardust. The Jean Genie - David Bowie. The Jean Genie lives on his back The Jean Genie loves chimney stacks The Jean Genie he's outrageous, he screams and he bawls The Jean Genie, let yourself go, oh. The album continued the saga of Ziggy Stardust as it evolved in The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars. The songs title is a pun on the author Jean Genet, but the protagonist, Aladdin Sane, is usually assumed to be based on Iggy Pop. The song has been covered by a multitude of artists, including U2, Van Halen and The Dandy Warhols. The Jean Genie Track Info. Written By David Bowie. The album cover shows David Bowie dressed as Ziggy Stardust standing outside the furriers, K. West, which was located at 23 Heddon Street, London. West sign once hung. This plaque is the one of the few in the UK dedicated to a fictional character. Listen online to David Bowie - The Jean Genie and see which albums it appears on. Scrobble songs and get recommendations on other tracks and July 1972, David Bowie made a legendary appearance on the British music show Top of the Pops, doing a version of Starman that took glam rock mainstream and inspired a generation of U. teenagers to shoplift gender-bending clothes. Six months later, in January 1973, Bowie returned to Top of the Pops for a victory lap: a triumphant performance of The Jean Genie. Promoting a new album, Aladdin Sane, Bowie was still dolled up in his Ziggy Stardust persona, with a crepe-style plaid jacket over his bare chest, a chain around his neck, and a shock of bright red hair. Wanting the Jean Genie footage for his professional reel, he had retained a videotape copy