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Boney M.


Eurodisco act, active 1975-85. Brainchild of Frank Farian, who produced the band's music and wrote their songs. Vocalists/dancers were:

  • Marcia Barrett
  • Liz Mitchell
  • Maizie Williams
  • Bobby Farrell

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Frank Farian
Music Producer
18-Jul-1941   Producer behind Milli Vanilli, Boney M
Bobby Farrell
6-Oct-1949 30-Dec-2010 Frontman for Boney M


Take the Heat Off Me (1976, Atco)
1Daddy Cool
2Take the Heat off Me
4Baby Do You Wanna Bump
5No Woman, No Cry (Bob Marley cover)
7Got a Man on My Mind
8Lovin' or Leavin'

Love for Sale (1977, Atlantic)
1Ma Baker
2Love for Sale
4Have You Ever Seen the Rain? (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover)
5Gloria, Can You Waddle
6Plantation Boy
7Motherless Child
8Silent Lover
9A Woman Can Change a Man
10Still I'm Sad (The Yardbirds cover)

Nightflight to Venus (1978, Sire)
1Nightflight to Venus
3Painter Man (Creation cover)
4He Was a Steppenwolf
5King of the Road
6Rivers of Babylon
8Brown Girl in the Ring
9Never Change Lovers in the Middle of the Night
10Heart of Gold (Neil Young cover)

Oceans of Fantasy (1979, Hansa)
1Let It All Be Music
2Gotta Go Home
3Bye Bye Bluebird
4Bahama Mama
5Hold On! I'm Comin'
6Two of Us (The Beatles cover)
7Ribbons of Blue
8Oceans of Fantasy
9El Lute
10No More Chain Gang
11I'm Born Again
12No Time to Lose
13Calendar Song (January, February, March...)

Christmas Album (1981, Hansa)
1The Little Drummer Boy
2White Christmas (Irving Berlin cover)
3Feliz Navidad
4Jingle Bells
5Winter Fairy-Tale
6Mary's Boy Child/Oh My Lord
7Christmas Medley
8Petit Papa Noel
9Zion's Daughter
10When a Child Is Born
11Darkness Is Falling
12I'll Be Home for Christmas

Boonoonoonoos (1981, Atlantic)
2That's Boonoonoonoos/Train to Skaville/I Shall Sing
3Silly Confusion
4Ride to Agadir
6African Moon
7We Kill the World (Don't Kill the World)
8Homeland Africa (Ship Ahoi)
10Consuela Biaz
12Sad Movies
13Goodbye My Friend

Ten Thousand Lightyears (1984, MCI)
1Exodus (Noah's Ark 2001)
2Wild Planet
3Future World
4Where Did You Go?
510,000 Light Years
6I Feel Good
7Somewhere in the World
8Bel Ami
9Living Like a Moviestar
11The Alibama
13Barbarella Fortuneteller

Kalimba de Luna (1984, MCI)
1Happy Song
2Going Back West
3Barbarella Fortuneteller
4I Feel Good
5Consuela Biaz
6Jambo - Hakuna Matata (No Problems)
8The Calendar Song (January, February, March...)
9Kalimba de Luna
11Living Like a Moviestar
13Somewhere in the World
14African Moon
15Children of Paradise

Eye Dance (1985, MCI)
1Young, Free and Single
2Todos Buenos
3Give It Up
4Sample City
5My Cherie Amour (Stevie Wonder cover)
6Eye Dance
7Got Cha Loco
8Dreadlock Holiday (10 cc cover)
9Chica da Silva
10Bang Bang Lulu

The Best of Boney M (1998, Camden)
1Rivers of Babylon
2Ma Baker
4He Was a Steppenwolf
5Daddy Cool
6Motherless Child
7Brown Girl in the Ring
9No Woman, No Cry
10Mary's Boy Child
11Hooray! Hooray! It's a Holi-Holiday
12Never Change Lovers in the Middle of the Night
14Still I'm Sad
15Nightflight to Venus
16Heart of Gold
17Gotta Go Home

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