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Ancient Heart

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Released  13 September 1988
Artist  Tanita Tikaram
Label  Reprise Records
Length  44:20
Release date  13 September 1988
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Recorded  April–July 1988 Red House Studios, Silsoe
Ancient Heart (1988)  The Sweet Keeper (1990)
Genres  Pop music, Rock music, Folk music
Producers  Rod Argent, Peter Van Hooke
Similar  Tanita Tikaram albums, Rock music albums

Tanita tikaram ancient heart 1988 full album

Ancient Heart is the debut studio album by Tanita Tikaram. The record was initially released by Warner Music Group on 13 September 1988. The album had huge success and was a hit globally, launching Tanita's mainstream career. Guest musicians included Rod Argent, Mark Isham, Peter Van Hooke, Paul Brady, and Brendan Croker. Argent and Van Hooke produced the album. The record includes four singles.


It was the best selling album 1989 in Germany.

Tanita tikaram good tradition lyrics

Track listing

All words and music by Tanita Tikaram.

  1. "Good Tradition"
  2. "Cathedral Song"
  3. "Sighing Innocents"
  4. "I Love You"
  5. "World Outside Your Window"
  6. "For All These Years"
  7. "Twist in My Sobriety"
  8. "Poor Cow"
  9. "He Likes the Sun"
  10. "Valentine Heart"
  11. "Preyed Upon"


  • Tanita Tikaram – vocals, guitar
  • Mark Isham – trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Paul Brady – mandolin
  • David Lindley – violin
  • Marc Ribot – guitar
  • Rod Argent – keyboards
  • Brendan Croker – guitar
  • Pete Beachill – trombone
  • Mitch Dalton – guitar
  • Martin Ditcham – percussion
  • John Georgiadis – violin
  • Keith Harvey – cello
  • Noel Langley – trumpet
  • Malcolm Messiter – oboe
  • Helen O'Hara – violin
  • Brendon O'Reilly – violin
  • Philip Todd – saxophone
  • Peter Van Hooke – drums
  • Clem Clempson – guitar
  • Mark Creswell – guitar
  • Ian Jewell – viola
  • Rory McFarlane – bass
  • Songs

    1Good Tradition2:53
    2Cathedral Song2:52
    3Sighing Innocents3:34


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