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Culture Club ‎– Kissing To Be Clever

Label: Epic – ARE 38398, Virgin – ARE 38398
Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo, 1st Edition, Carrollton Pressing
Country: US
Genre: Electronic, Rock, Pop
Style: New Wave, Synth-pop


A1 Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Vocals [Additional]  Helen Terry
A2 I'm Afraid Of Me (Remix) 3:17
A3 You Know I'm Not Crazy 3:35
A4 I'll Tumble 4 Ya 2:34
A5 Love Twist
Vocals [Talkover Dub Star]  Captain Crucial
B1 White Boy (Dance Mix) 4:40
B2 Boy, Boy (I'm The Boy) 3:46
B3 White Boys Can't Control It 3:42
B4 Take Control 3:10

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright ℗  Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright ©  Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Manufactured By  Epic Records
  • Manufactured By  CBS Inc.
  • Record Company  CBS Inc.
  • Produced For  Do Not Erase Productions
  • Pressed By  Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Carrollton, GA
  • Mastered At  Columbia Mastering
  • Published By  Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
  • Published By  Virgin Music, Inc.
  • Published By  Chappell Music, Inc.


  • Artwork [Culture Club Logo]  Jik Graham, Nick Egan
  • Artwork [Symbols]  Sue Clowes
  • Backing Vocals  Colin Campsie, Denise Spooner, Phil Pickett
  • Bass, Other [Heavy Culture]  Michael Craig
  • Design [Cover], Typography  Jik Graham ASTD*
  • Drums, Percussion, Drum Programming  Jon Moss
  • Engineer [Assistant]  Gordon Milne
  • Guitar, Keyboards, Piano, Sitar [Electric]  Roy Hay
  • Keyboards [Additional]  Phil Pickett
  • Make-Up  Boy George, Kitty (45)
  • Mixed By  Jon Moss, Steve Levine
  • Other [Special Thanks]  Danny Goodwin, Tony Gordon
  • Photography By  Mark Lebon
  • Photography By [Live Shot]  Andy Phillips (3)
  • Producer, Engineer  Steve Levine
  • Saxophone, Flute, Harmonica  Nick Payne*
  • Songwriter [Songs]  George O'Dowd, Jon Moss, Michael Craig, Ron Hay
  • Synthesizer [Synclavier Ii], Programmed By [Synclavier Ii]  Keith Miller (3)
  • Typography [Typesetting]  Montage (9)
  • Vocals  Boy George


US first edition with 9 songs.
This same catalog# US release later issued with 10 songs, "Time (Clock Of The Heart)" not included on this original issue.

All songs written & performed by Culture Club. Copyright (C) 1982 by Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd. Published in the U.S.A. by Virgin Music, Inc. (ASCAP) (Chappell Music, Inc. Administrator)

Runouts are stamped, except G1 and last two characters.

Gold stamped promotional copies exist.