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Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing album FLAC

  • Performer: Dire Straits
  • Title: Sultans Of Swing
  • Genre: Rock
  • Released: 1988
  • Style: Soft Rock, Pop Rock
  • MP3 album: 1831 mb
  • FLAC album: 1236 mb
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Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing album FLAC

Sultans of Swing" is a song by British rock band Dire Straits from their eponymous debut album, which band frontman Mark Knopfler wrote and composed. First released in 1978, its 1979 re-release made it a hit in the United Kingdom and United States. The demo of the song was recorded at Pathway Studios, North London, in July 1977 and quickly acquired a following after it was put on rotation at Radio London.

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Sultans of Swing" is a song by Dire Straits from their debut album, written by band's frontman Mark Knopfler. Although the song was originally released in 1978, then it was re-released in 1979, that caused it to become a hit in the United Kingdom and in the United States. He entered a pub where a dull band was closing out the night to an audience of several drunks ignorant of their surroundings. The hapless band ended their play with the lead singer announcing, without any irony, "Goodnight and thank you. We are the Sultans of Swing. Knopfler took a lot of songwriting ideas from observing everyday people, but that got harder to do when he became famous. The music for "Sultans of Swing" was originally composed by Mark Knopfler on a National Steel guitar in an open tuning, though Mark didn't think, that song was good at first.

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A Sultans Of Swing
B Eastbound Train (Live Version)

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Phonogram Ltd. (London)
  • Distributed By – Phonogram
  • Lacquer Cut At – C.I.D.I.S. Louviers
  • Pressed By – C.I.D.I.S. Louviers
  • Printed By – Polygram Industries Messageries


  • Producer – Dire Straits
  • Written-By – Mark Knopfler


℗ 1978 Phonogram Limited London
Made in France

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 6173 585 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 6173 585 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): VER 6173585 1Y 380 CIDIS
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): VER 6173585 2Y 380 CIDIS
  • Price Code: PG 100
  • Rights Society: SACEM / SDRM / SACD / SGDL

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
6059 206 Dire Straits Sultans Of Swing ‎(7", Single, Sil) Vertigo 6059 206 UK 1978
6059 236 Dire Straits Sultanes Del Ritmo = Sultans Of Swing ‎(7", Single) Vertigo 6059 236 Argentina 1979
VTG-6002, 6059 206 Dire Straits Sultans Of Swing ‎(7", EP) Vertigo, Vertigo VTG-6002, 6059 206 Philippines 1978
6059 206 Dire Straits Sultans Of Swing ‎(7") Vertigo 6059 206 Ireland 1978
M-74052 Dire Straits Sultans Of Swing ‎(7", Single, Lab) Mercury M-74052 Canada 1978

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