US album release: David Bowie (1967)

David Bowie’s self-titled debut album was released in the USA on 11 August 1967.

The album had previously been issued in the UK on 1 June 1967.

The US version omitted two songs – ‘We Are Hungry Men’ and ‘Maid Of Bond Street’ – due to copyright reasons. It also featured a different image of Bowie on the rear cover.

As in the UK, David Bowie was a commercial failure.

David Bowie – Deram debut album cover, 1967

Last updated: 14 March 2023
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