Classic Albums: Steely Dan - Aja (2008)
Video: PAL, MPEG-2 at 6 671 Kbps, 720 x 576 (1.333) at 25.000 fps | Audio: AC-3 2 channels at 192 Kbps, 48.0 KHz
Genre: Rock, Jazz Rock | Label: Eagle Rock Entertainment Ltd | Copy: Untouched | Subtitles: German, Danish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish | Runtime: 60 min. | 3,00 Gb (DVD-5)
Pioneering pop/jazz band Steely Dan, formed by Donald Fagen and Walter Backer in the early '70s, had already secured five U.S. Top 40 albums before the release of Aja in 1977. Aja however, was to prove to be the biggest selling album of Steely Dan's illustrious career, reaching Number 3 on the U.S. Billboard chart, spending a year in the Top 40 there, and also reaching Number 5 in the U.K.Aja was the first British Top 10 hit for Steely Dan and also the first album by Becker and Fagen as a duo.