ABC (often spelled with three stars) are a british new wave band from Sheffield, England fronted by singer Martin Fry. They charted ten UK and five US Top 40 singles between 1981 and 1990. Their last album Traffic was released in April 2008. The group's first single, "Tears Are Not Enough", made the UK Top 20 in 1981. ...show more
ABC (often spelled with three stars) are a british new wave band from Sheffield, England fronted by singer Martin Fry. They charted ten UK and five US Top 40 singles between 1981 and 1990. Their last album Traffic was released in April 2008. The group's first single, "Tears Are Not Enough", made the UK Top 20 in 1981.
Soon afterwards, David Robinson left the band and was replaced by drummer David Palmer. In 1982, the band released their debut album The Lexicon Of Love, which reached number one in the UK Albums Chart. Produced by Trevor Horn, it often featured in UK critics' lists of favourite albums: it ranked 42nd in The Observer Music Monthly's "Top 100 British Albums" (June 2004) and 40th in Q magazine's "100 Greatest British Albums" (June 2000). The band had three Top 10 hits during 1982: the singles "Poison Arrow", "The Look Of Love (Part 1)" and "All Of My Heart" and shot high-concept music videos.
ABC found it difficult to follow up their debut. The second album, Beauty Stab, was released in November 1983. It performed poorly in comparison to its predecessor. Gary Langan, who had engineered The Lexicon of Love, produced the effort. ...show less
Albums & Singles by ABC
Grupa ABC Andrzeja Nebeskiego – 1960's Polish Rock
The Look Of Love - Greatest Hits
All Of My Heart: The Collection
Never More Than Now - The ABC Collection
The Look Of Love (Deluxe Sound & Vision)
Hello! - An Introduction To ABC
The Look Of Love - The Very Best Of ABC
20th Century Masters: The Millenium Collection: Best Of ABC
Classic ABC - The Universal Masters Collection
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The best 80's Radio Hits
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Best of British 80's
Made in Sheffield
500 Greatest Lost tracks
Trevor Horn Classics
80s 90s Time Machine
GTA: Vice City
80s DISCO - gated snares, toms and moog!
80's New wave Super Jukebox
GTA 5 Soundtrack complete
600+ of the Greatest Songs from the 1980s
80s New Wave Rock - Lost Gems Vol 1
70's & 80's
Alan Partridge: The DEFINITIVE
New Wave 1976-82
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Ballys 80's Mix Tape
80's New Wave
Classic 80s !
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Ultimate 80s Hits
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