Remastered 180 Gram Vinyl with Download. All tracks remastered from the original analogue tapes by Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering, Portland, Maine, with vinyl cutting by Sean Magee at Abbey Road Studios, London. Artwork faithfully reproduced from original archive material. Sleeping with the Past is the 22nd studio album by Elton John, released on 29 August 1989. It is his best-selling album in Denmark and is dedicated to his longtime writing partner Bernie Taupin. This late 1989 album from Elton John marked the start of his rejuvenation after years of drugs and alcohol problems. This is Elton's return to his 70's perfection.