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Honky Château

HonkyChteau

Liner Notes

Music & Lyrics by ELTON JOHN & BERNIE TAUPIN

Produced by GUS DUDGEON

Horn Arrangements by GUS DUDGEON

Recorded at Château d'Hérouville, Hérouville, FR

Honky Château

Elton’s fifth studio album spent five weeks at the #1 position on the Billboard 200 chart on the strength of its biggest single, Rocket Man (I Think It's Gonna Be A Long, Long Time), which peaked at #6 on the Hot 100 chart. It has been certified gold and platinum by the RIAA.

Released: May 19, 1972

  1. Honky Cat
  2. Mellow
  3. I Think I’m Going To Kill Myself
  4. Susie (Dramas)
  5. Rocket Man (I Think It’s Going To Be A Long Long Time)
  6. Salvation
  7. Slave
  8. Amy
  9. Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters
  10. Hercules
  11. Slave [Alternate Fast Version] [Bonus Track]