Aladdin Sane is the sixth album by David Bowie, released by RCA Records in 1973 . The follow-up to his breakthrough The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, it was the first album Bowie wrote and released as a bona fide rock star. While many critics agree that it contains some of his best material, opinion as to its overall quality has often been divided. NME editors Roy Carr and Charles Shaar Murray called the album "oddly unsatisfying, considerably less than the sum of the parts", while Bowie encyclopedist Nicholas Pegg describes it as "one of the most urgent,...
|Released:||April 13, 1973|
|Label:||Parlophone, Virgin Records, Columbia, RCA Records, Rykodisc, Bertelsmann Music Group, PRT Records, EMI America Records, Iso, Hansa Records, Mercury Living Presence, EMI, Deram Records, Vocalion Records|