b/w Ran Tan Waltz

Babooshka (Spain) front


Babooska (Spain) rear


Country: Spain
Label/Number: EMI 10C 006-007321
Release date: June, 1980
Chronology: Kate's 2nd single from Never for Ever (with her 2nd studio non-LP track.)
Cover photos by John Carder Bush
Babooshka Lyrics
What it's about: An insecure wife foolishly tests her husband's fidelity by disguising herself and attempting to seduce him. It's a look at our tendency to ruin things for ourselves.
Running time: 3:28
Ran Tan Waltz Lyrics
What it's about: A young father stays at home with the baby while his wife is out drinking and cheating on him.
Running time: 2:46
Like the French version, the Spanish sleeve has a round stamp-like graphic on the front cover -- only this time, it's black instead of white. The other notable difference is that the rear sleeve is black and white on this version. (Scan courtesy of Pertti.)

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