Tightrope (track) by Electric Light Orchestra
Tightrope appears on the following album(s) by Electric Light Orchestra:
- A New World Record (track #1) (this album) (1976)
- Afterglow (track #14) (compilation) (1990)
- Flashback (track #17) (compilation) (2000)
- Four Light Years (Box Set) (track #1) (compilation) (1980)
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One of ELO's best and one of the best of all time.
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