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Rio (2 CD Special Edition)
album by Duran Duran
Released 2009
Recorded 1982
Genre Pop
Length 2 CD
Label EMI
Producer(s) Colin Thurston
Duran Duran
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Duran Duran: Rio (2 CD Special Edition) is a reissue of the Rio album, released by EMI.

About the album[]

The album includes all the tracks from both the original UK release, and the US release partially remixed by David Kershenbaum. The second CD contains additional demos and remixes from the Rio era and was released on 29 June, 2009 in the US and 30 June in the UK.

Track listing[]

CD 1 - Original UK album[]

  1. "Rio"
  2. "My Own Way"
  3. "Lonely In Your Nightmare"
  4. "Hungry Like The Wolf"
  5. "Hold Back The Rain"
  6. "New Religion"
  7. "Last Chance On The Stairway"
  8. "Save A Prayer"
  9. "The Chauffeur"

Original US album mixes released on Harvest/Capitol ST-12211 released November 1982

  1. "Rio" (US album remix)
  2. "My Own Way" (Carnival remix)
  3. "Lonely In Your Nightmare" (US album remix)
  4. "Hungry Like The Wolf" (US album remix)
  5. "Hold Back The Rain" (US album remix)

This enables the US listener to programme their CD to play the original US version of the album.

CD 2[]

The Manchester Square demos (recorded 28th August 1981):

  1. "Last Chance On The Stairway"
  2. "My Own Way"
  3. "New Religion"
  4. "Like An Angel"

Non album singles and B-Sides:

  1. "My Own Way" (original 7” version) (3:39)
  2. "Like An Angel" - UK single B side
  3. "Careless Memories (live)" - UK single B-side
  4. "The Chauffeur (Blue Silver)" (early version) - UK single B side

Versions & Mixes:

  1. "My Own Way" (Night version) - UK 12″ single
  2. "Hungry Like The Wolf" (Night version) - UK 12″ single
  3. "Rio" (Night version) - Dutch 12″ Carnival E.P
  4. "New Religion" (Carnival remix) - Japanese 12″ Carnival E.P.
  5. "Hold Back The Rain" (Carnival remix) - US 12″ Carnival E.P.

Digital only extras:

  1. "My Own Way" (Instrumental version) (6:32)
  2. "Hold Back The Rain" (Alternate remix) (6:38)