Alex Chilton - High Priest
Label: Big Time ‎– BT 7083
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Australasia
Date of released: 1987
Category: Rock
Style: Garage Rock
Genre: Rock
Musician: Alex Chilton
Album's name: High Priest
ZIP archive size: 1846

Alex Chilton - High Priest

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Take It Off
Written-By – Eve Darby*
A2 Let Me Get Close To You
Written-By – King/Goffin*
A3 Dalai Lama
Written-By – Alex Chilton
A4 Volaré
Written-By – D. Modugno*, F. Migliacci*
A5 Thing For You
Written-By – Alex Chilton, Rick Davies
A6 Forbidden Love
Written-By – Alex Chilton
B1 Make A Little Love
Written-By – Jimmy Holiday, Mike Akopoff
B2 Trouble Don't Last
Written-By – Eddie "Guitar Slim" Jones
B3 Don't Be A Drag
Written-By – Alex Chilton
B4 Nobody's Fool
Written-By – Bobby Emmons, Dan Penn
B5 Come By Here 3:38
B6 Raunchy
Written-By – Bill Justis, Sid Manker

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – BMG Arista / Ariola Limited
  • Distributed By – BMG Arista / Ariola Limited


  • Bass – René Coman (tracks: A1, A5, A6, B2, B4, B6), Ron Easley (tracks: A3, B1, B5), Sam Shoupe* (tracks: A2, A4, B3)
  • Drums – Doug Garrison
  • Engineer – Mark Culp, Tom Laune
  • Guitar – George Reinecke (tracks: A3), Ron Easley (tracks: A2, A4, B3, B6)
  • Keyboards – René Coman (tracks: A4, B1)
  • Piano – Alex Chilton (tracks: A2, B5), Jim Dickinson (tracks: B2)
  • Producer, Vocals, Guitar – Alex Chilton
  • Saxophone [Baritone] – Fred Ford (tracks: A6, B1, B2)
  • Saxophone [Tenor] – Jim Spake (tracks: A5, A6, B1, B2, B6)
  • Trumpet – Nokie Taylor (tracks: A5, A6, B1, B2)
  • Voice – Lorette Velvette (tracks: B1), René Coman (tracks: A1), Wayne Jackson (tracks: A5)


Manufactured for and Distributed by BMG Arista/Ariola Limited in Australasia.

Produced by Alex Chilton. Alex Chilton sings and/or plays guitar on all songs.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: BT 7083 A
  • Matrix / Runout: BT 7083 B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ROSE 130 Alex Chilton High Priest ‎(LP, Album) New Rose Records ROSE 130 France 1987
M-030 Alex Chilton High Priest ‎(LP, Album) Marilyn M-030 Spain 1987
6047-1-B Alex Chilton High Priest ‎(LP, Album) Big Time 6047-1-B US 1987
6047-1-B Alex Chilton High Priest ‎(LP, Album) Mercury 6047-1-B Canada 1987
TECP-25264 Alex Chilton High Priest ‎(CD, Album) New Rose TECP-25264 Japan 1988

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