Rock & Pop -StudioRecording -3 CD(s) -Label: EMI Music Distribution -Distributor: Discovery; EMI Operations/CEVA Logistics, EMI Operations/CEVA Logistics -Released: 01/10/1994 -724383068425 (On Ciao since: 07/2011)
"The pocket sized Little Black Book of 80s Hits LC features a collection of over 70 hits by some of the biggest names from the 1980s which are all presented in...... more
"The pocket sized Little Black Book of 80s Hits LC features a collection of over 70 hits by some of the biggest names from the 1980s which are all presented in chord songbook format. Comes complete with chord symbols, guitar chord boxes and lyrics.Songs Include:An Englishman In New York (Sting)Borderline (Madonna) Brothers In Arms (Dire Straits)Call Me (Blondie) Don't You (Forget About Me) (Simple Minds) Goody Two Shoes (Adam Ant) Hysteria (Def Leppard) In Between Days (The Cure) Livin' On A Prayer (Bon Jovi) Love Will Tear Us Apart (Joy Division) Mad World (Tears For Fears) No More Lonely Nights (Paul McCartney) One In Ten (UB40) Pride (In The Name Of Love) (U2) Purple Rain (Prince) (The Revolution) Relax (Frankie Goes To Hollywood) Summer Of '69 (Bryan Adams) The Boy In The Bubble (Paul Simon) Town Called Malice (The Jam)"
Advantages: Great songs, strong message Disadvantages: Less focused
...If you're a regular reader of my reviews you might have guessed that I've been going through my old record collection lately!
After a previous review of UB40's debut album 'Signing Off' I thought I'd take a look at their second offering 'Present Arms'.
After the huge critical and chart success of 'Signing Off' multiracial Brummie Reggae outfit UB40 had a difficult task in producing a worthy...
Advantages: Excellent tracks, faultless playing Disadvantages: None
...After the excellence of their debut album Signing Off UB40 faced the test of the tricky second album with the confidence to do it all again. Recorded in early 1981 the album featured only UB40 compositions and only utilising the production skills of Ray Falconer whose brother Earl played bass in the band. The overall quality of the songs improved over Signing Off but Present Arms saw UB40 move...
Advantages: must for your collection Disadvantages: listening to "Red Red Wine"
...I have followed UB40 since i first heard the single "Food for Thought" and i been a fan ever since.
The best of UB40 is a brilliant Album and i think their best one.
It has some great tracks on it especially all the early stuff, which in my opinion is when they were at there best..
It has singles on it like "King",....."1 in 10"....."Food for Thought",...
..."Rat in my kitchen...