Young Americans was originally released on 7 March 1975 . A more soulful sounding album recorded in both Philadelphia and New York City with Carlos Alomar working with Bowie for the first time along with singer Luther Vandross and contributions from John Lennon.
The second single from the album "Fame" became Bowie's first number 1 single on the US Billboard Hot 100 in September 1975 and to celebrate this we will be re-issuing the album on a limited edition gold vinyl for the anniversary of singles release date, 25th July 1975.
This will be a limited one run of 12,000 units worldwide.
Release date: 18th September, 2020
Somebody Up There Likes Me
Across the Universe
Can You Hear Me?