This Day In 1973 ROXY MUSIC Scored Their First Number One LP In The UK

8 December 2020

Active: 1970–1976, 1978–1983, 2001–2011, 2019

Album: STRANDED – the band’s third LP
Released: 1 November 1973

Score: Their first No 1 album in the UK, landing on the top
spot of the charts on 8 December 1973 – 47 years ago today

Artwork: The front cover featured Playboy’s Playmate of The Year 1972,
model Marilyn Cole. She also was the magazine’s first full-frontal nude

Bryan Ferry: “When I started writing songs, I stopped painting completely,
and the only art things I do are connected to the career, like album sleeves
and, to some extent, posters and things like that.”


Full centerfold…

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