"The Pram's Album Show" on 2MCE-FM presents...
Your Favourite Featured Album for Tuesday 30th November 2010, 1.30 - 3.30 pm (NSW time) was :
"Whispering Jack", by John Farnham (1986)
* What does this album remind you of?
* Who were you with when you first heard music from this album?
* Why does this albums' music sound special to you?
* What were you doing when you first heard music from this album?
* How does hearing songs from this album make you feel?
- Whispering Jack has become the highest selling album in Australia by an Australian artist: as of 2006, it was 24x platinum indicating sales of over 1.68 million copies sold.
- It spent 25 weeks at the No. 1 spot on the Album Charts during 1986–1987
- It was awarded the 1987 ARIA Award for "Album of the Year"
- It was the best charting album in Australia for the decade of the 1980's in Australia.
- It was the first Australian-made album to be released on Compact Disc within Australia.
- One of Farnham's biggest hits, "You're the Voice" was issued as the lead single from this album and peaked at No. 1 on the Kent Music Report Singles Charts. (Source)
- 1986 in music ... 24 years ago ...
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