TINA: Song

Typical Male

is a pop song, taken from the album Break Every Rule and released as the first single. Tina performed it live at her Break Every Rule Tour in 1987 / ’88, at her Foreign Affair Tour in 1990 and once again in 2008 / '09 at her 50th Anniversary Tour, available on home video.

Writer: Terry Britten, Graham Lyle
Producer: Terry Britten
Album: Break Every Rule (1986) / Live In Europe (1988) / Do You Want Some Action? (2021)
Single: Typical Male (1986)
Video: Live In Rio (1988) / Do You Want Some Action? (1990) / TINA Live (2009)
Charts: USA: #2 / Germany: #3 / Europe: #5, #2 (Airplay) / UK: #33 / Spain: #1 / Finland: #1 / Australia: #20
Grammy: Best Female Pop Vocal Performance (Nomination 1987)

Tina Turner - Break Every Rule - AlbumTina Turner - Typical Male - SingleTina Turner - Live In Europe - AlbumTina Turner - Do You Want Some Action? - Album
  1. Typical Male 4:18
  2. From the album 'Break Every Rule'
    Recorded & Mixed by John Hudson at Mayfair Studios / Tina's vocals recorded at Studio Grande Armee, Paris (France) / Assistant Engineer: Mike Ging / Ambisonics Surround Sound courtesy of Richard Elen / Terry Britten: Guitar, Bass, Vocal Backing / Phil Collins: Drums / Nick Glennie-Smith: Keyboards / Tim Cappello: Sax solo / Tessa Niles: Vocal Backing
  3. Typical Male (Dance Mix) 7:17
  4. Typical Male (Dub Mix) 6:28
  5. From the 1986 single release
  6. Typical Male (Ultimix) 6:55
  7. From the DJ-Sampler 'Ultimix 5'
  8. Typical Male (Live) 3:59
  9. From the album 'Live In Europe'
  10. Typical Male (Live) 4:53
  11. From the album 'Do You Want Some Action?' with a concert from Barcelona, Spain in 1990

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