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Tumbleweed Connection

Tumbleweed Connection

For this third album Elton went in a different direction and, with Bernie Taupin on lyrics, created this concept album about the American West. With out benefit of a single, it peaked at #5 on the Billboard Top 200 chart and #2 on the UK Album chart and has been certified platinum by the RIAA.


  1. 1.Ballad Of A Well-Known Gun5:01
  2. 2.Come Down In Time3:26
  3. 3.Country Comfort5:07
  4. 4.Son Of Your Father3:49
  5. 5.My Father’s Gun6:21
  6. 6.Where To Now, St. Peter?4:11
  7. 7.Love Song3:39
  8. 8.Amoreena5:03
  9. 9.Talking Old Soldiers4:04
  10. 10.Burn Down The Mission6:23
  11. 11.Into The Old Man’s Shoes [Bonus Track]4:17
  12. 12.Madman Across The Water [Original Version] [Bonus Track]8:52

Liner Notes

Music & Lyrics by ELTON JOHN, BERNIE TAUPIN & LESLEY DUNCAN Produced by GUS DUDGEON Orchestral Arrangements by PAUL BUCKMASTER Recorded at Trident Studios, London, UK