Sailing to Philadelphia is the second solo studio album by British singer- songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler, released on 26 September by Vertigo Records internationally, and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album contains featured vocal performances by James Taylor and Van Morrison. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Sailing to Philadelphia - Mark Knopfler on AllMusic - - Mark Knopfler's second solo album might as well. Find a Mark Knopfler - Sailing To Philadelphia first pressing or reissue. Complete your Mark Knopfler collection. Shop Vinyl and CDs.
Lyrics to Sailing To Philadelphia by Mark Knopfler: I am Jeremiah Dixon / I am a Geordie boy / A glass of wine with you, sir / And the. Product Description. The first pop song album from Dire Straits leader Mark Knopfler in four years, and just the second solo album in his illustrious career, Sailing To Philadelphia marks the singer-songwriter-guitarist's long-awaited return to the signature sound that made Dire Straits one of rock's most acclaimed and popular. I am Jeremiah Dixon / I am a Geordie boy / A glass of wine with you, sir / And the ladies I'll enjoy / All Durham and Northumberland / Is measured up by my own hand / It was my fate from birth / To make my mark upon the earth / He calls me Charlie Mason / A stargazer am I / It seems that I was born / To chart the evening sky.
Mark Knopfler: Sailing to Philadelphia by George Graham. (Warner Bros. As broadcast on WVIA-FM 10/25/). Twenty five years ago, one of the more interesting bands to come out of England was Dire Straits. Their front-man, lead vocalist and distinctive guitar player was Mark Knopfler, who founded the band with. 26 Sep Mark Knopfler hit a particularly rich seam when he released his second LP in his own name, Sailing To Philadelphia, on 26 September