Tom Tom Club - Genius Of Love / Wordy Rappinghood album flac
Title: Genius Of Love / Wordy Rappinghood
Style: Dub, Synth-pop, Disco
MP3 album: 1337 mb
FLAC album: 1240 mb
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Genius of Love" Track Info. Written By Steven Stanley, Adrian Belew, Chris Frantz & 1 more. Release Date September 6, 1981. Sampled In. Genius of Love by DJ Cassidy (Ft.
Tom Tom Club is an American new wave band founded in 1981 by husband-and-wife team Tina Weymouth and Chris Frantz; both also known for being members of Talking Heads. Their best known hits include "Wordy Rappinghood", "Genius of Love", and a cover of The Drifters' "Under the Boardwalk", all released on their 1981 debut album Tom Tom Club.
Genius of Love" is a 1981 hit song by Tom Tom Club from their 1981 eponymous debut album. It reached number one on the Billboard Disco Top 80 chart. Genius of Love" is Tom Tom Club's second single. Although the album had not been released in North America, over 100,000 copies of the single sold as imports from Island Records's UK, at which point Sire Records made a deal to release the single and the album in North America in late 1981.
Tom Tom Club released an updated version of this song in 1999 called "Who Feelin' It," which mentions a new list of influences. This was used in a 2002 commercial for Kia cars. It features young women driving the cars with men who are not exactly "geniuses. When they entered the club, "Genius Of Love" was playing, and the crowd was going nuts. The Tom Tom Club did have two bigger UK hits though, with "Wordy Rappinghood" (UK in May 1981) and a cover version of The Drifters' "Under The Boardwalk" (UK in August 1982), and they still enjoy a large cult following in Europe. A corrupted version of "Genius of Love" was also used in a long-running advertising campaign by the Bird's desserts company in the UK for most of the 1980s.
Genius of Love" was Tom Tom Club's second single. Although the album had not been released in North America, over a hundred thousand copies of the single sold as imports from Island Records's UK, at which point Sire Records made a deal to release the single and the album in North America in late 1981. Burning Down the House.
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From the Sire Album "Tom Tom Club". Metered Music Inc. Adm. by Ackee Music, Inc. ASCAP. Matrix, Runout (Label Side A): ZAA-1225VIS. Matrix, Runout (Label Side B): ZAA-1172VIS. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side A): GSRE-0430 ZAA-1225 V1-S JW1 O. Matrix, Runout (Runout Side B): GSRE-0430 ZAA-1172 V1-S JW1 O. Other Versions (1 of 1) View All.
Tina Weymouth is no 50 Cent, but that doesn't mean that the Tom Tom Club's debut can't rock the dancefloor just as well now as it did back in 1981. You can listen to "Genius of Love" until your eyes bleed, but there are other songs worth your time - the syncopated tribal-funk of "Wordy Rappinghood" being the prime example. 1. Wordy Rappinghood. Tina Weymouth is no 50 Cent, but that doesn't mean that the Tom Tom Club's debut can't rock the dancefloor just as well now as it did back in 1981. Latest albums by Tom Tom Club. Love to Love you Baby (Russ Danoff Mix).
Tom Tom Club is Tom Tom Club's first album, released in 1981, containing the UK hit singles "Wordy Rappinghood," which reached No. 7 in June 1981; "Genius of Love," which reached No. 65 in October of the same year; and "Under the Boardwalk," which reached No. 22 in August 1982. When released in the . "Genius of Love" peaked at on the Billboard Hot 100. Both "Wordy Rappinghood" and "Genius of Love" topped the .
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- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sire Records Company
- Copyright (c) – Tom Tom Club
- Published By – Metered Music, Inc.
- Published By – Ackee Music, Inc.
- Mastered At – Master Cutting Room
- Mastered By – KH*
- Producer – Chris Frantz, Steven Stanley, Tina Weymouth
NotesFrom the Sire Album Tom Tom Club (SRK 3628)
Metered Music Inc. Adm. by Ackee Music, Inc. ASCAP
Tom Tom Club © 1981
℗ 1981 Sire Records Company
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ZAA-1225VIS
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ZAA-1172VIS
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A, Etched): ZAA-1225-V-SR2 KH MCR
- Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, Etched): ZAA-1172-V-SR3 KH MCR
|GSRE 0430||Tom Tom Club||Genius Of Love / Wordy Rappinghood (7", RE)||Sire||GSRE 0430||US||Unknown|