Flesh, Blood, & Videotape

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Flesh, Blood, & Videotape
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Released1991
Genre Hard rock
Label Capitol

Flesh, Blood, & Videotape is the 2nd video album from the rock band Poison, featuring the singles / music videos from Poison's 3rd studio album Flesh & Blood and also features behind the scenes footage and in depth interviews. The album titled track and single "(Flesh & Blood) Sacrifice" featured a music video which was initially banned from MTV due to its explicit nature and was eventually released on this compilation.

Poison (American band) American glam metal band

Poison is an American rock band which achieved great commercial success in the mid-1980s through the mid-1990s. Poison has sold over 45 million records worldwide and has sold 15 million records in the United States alone. The band has also charted ten singles to the Top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100, including six Top 10 singles and the Hot 100 number-one, "Every Rose Has Its Thorn". The band's breakthrough debut album, the multi-platinum Look What the Cat Dragged In, was released in 1986 and they hit their peak with their second album, Open Up and Say... Ahh!, which became the band's most successful album, being certified 5x platinum in the US. The popularity continued into the new decade with their third consecutive multi-platinum selling album, Flesh & Blood.

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Contents

The video compilation was re-released on DVD in 2001 as part of Poison Greatest Video Hits, which received US Gold certification in 2003. [1]

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Track listing

  1. Let It Play (Montage clip)
  2. Unskinny Bop
  3. Ride the Wind
  4. Poor Boy Blues (Montage clip)
  5. Something To Believe In
  6. Life Goes On
  7. (Flesh & Blood) Sacrifice

Band members

Bret Michaels American musician, actor, director, screenwriter, producer and reality television personality

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Singing act of producing musical sounds with the voice

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C.C. DeVille American musician

C.C. DeVille is the lead guitarist of the multi-platinum-selling glam metal band Poison. His work with the band has sold over 45 million records worldwide, including 15 million in the United States. He named himself after his favorite car, the Cadillac Coupe Deville.

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References

  1. "RIAA - Gold & Platinum (Poison)" . Retrieved 2010-06-04.