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Spandau Ballet

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Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet Biography

Spandau Ballet were an English new wave band formed in Islington, London, in 1979. Inspired by the capital's post-punk underground dance scene, they emerged at the start of the 1980s as the house band for the Blitz Kids, playing "European Dance Music" as "The Applause" for this new club culture's audience. They became one of the most successful groups of the New Romantic era of British pop and were part of the Second British Invasion of the Billboard Top 40 in the 1980s, selling 25 million albums and having 23 hit singles worldwide. The band have had eight UK top 10 albums, including three greatest hits compilations and an album of re-recorded material. Their musical influences ranged f...
Spandau Ballet were an English new wave band formed in Islington, London, in 1979. Inspired by the capital's post-punk underground dance scene, they emerged at the start of the 1980s as the house band for the Blitz Kids, playing "European Dance Music" as "The Applause" for this new club culture's audience. They became one of the most successful groups of the New Romantic era of British pop and were part of the Second British Invasion of the Billboard Top 40 in the 1980s, selling 25 million albums and having 23 hit singles worldwide. The band have had eight UK top 10 albums, including three greatest hits compilations and an album of re-recorded material. Their musical influences ranged from punk rock and soul music to the American crooners Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett.

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Spandau Ballet Discography

  • 1980SingleTo Cut A Long Story Short
  • 1981SingleChant No. 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On) [12" Version]
  • 1981AlbumJourneys to Glory (Special Edition)
  • 1982AlbumDiamond (Special Edition)
  • 1983AlbumTrue (Special Edition)
  • 1984AlbumParade (Special Edition)
  • 1990SingleThe Boxer
  • 1990AlbumThe Twelve Inch Mixes
  • 2000AlbumGold: The Best of Spandau Ballet
  • 2002AlbumReformation
  • 2005AlbumHeart Like a Sky
  • 2008EPTrue
  • 2009AlbumOnce More
  • 2012SingleGold (Paul Oakenfold Club Mix)
  • 2012SingleGold (Paul Oakenfold Dub Mix)
  • 2012SingleGold 2012
  • 2012AlbumThe Albums 1980-84
  • 2013AlbumDiamond (Remastered)
  • 2013AlbumJourneys To Glory (Remastered)
  • 2013AlbumParade (Remastered)
  • 2013AlbumTrue (Remastered)
  • 2014SingleThis Is the Love
  • 2017AlbumThrough the Barricades (Remastered)
  • 2021SingleSpandau Ballet at Live Aid (Live at Live Aid, Wembley Stadium, 13th July 1985)
  • 2023SingleBack To Moon (feat. Billy Idol, Spandau Ballet & Tears For Fears )
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