TOP 10 songs of The Alan Parsons Project ("Alan Parsons Project")
Thank God Alan Parsons and Eric Wolfson - two of progressive rock's most prominent geniuses - decided to join forces in 1975 to form The Alan Parsons Project, a band whose presence completely redefined the progressive rock and music scene of the day. Accompanied by talented session musicians and various vocalists, he quickly established himself as a pioneer in the release of concept albums.
Alan Parsons could already boast a long list of achievements at that time, including the development The Dark Side of the Moon Pink Floyd and helping The Beatles record Abbey Road and Let it be . For such an outstanding songwriter, sound engineer and producer, and most importantly - a person with a unique approach to music, there was no limit in creativity.
The Alan Parsons Project debuted in 1976 with a concept album titled Tales of Mystery and Imagination. However, the individuality of the group in this disc has not yet manifested itself as clearly as in subsequent ones. Next come out I Robot (1977), Turn of a Friendly Card (1980), Eye in the Sky (1982), Ammonia Avenue (1984), who turned the duo into one of the most monumental and progressive rock giants of the mid-1970s and 1980s.
During their 40-year career, Alan Parsons and Eric Woolfson have managed real musical magic. Ten studio albums, each with a unique concept that makes the listener think, have given the world many timeless hit singles. They are still relevant and appreciated by fans of progressive rock all over the planet.
Mysterious, even a little melancholic, filled with subtle lyrics - their music helps to find harmony with oneself and the world around. From the long list of Alan Parsons Project compositions, it is difficult to choose the top 10 songs. The hits presented below are a subjective attempt to collect compositions from different years in one place for those who are just getting acquainted with the work of the Alan Parsons Project. This is a kind of guide for beginners to the boundless, magical world of the duo's music. And for loyal fans - another reason to once again enjoy the familiar compositions.
Playlist of iconic hits "Alan Parsons Project" ...
Eye in the Sky (1982)