Last week’s “Sing It Again” episode was loaded with 80s artists covering their own songs. Here’s just a taste of what I played and where they came from:
One of my favorites from Berlin’s Pleasure Victim EP, the opening track “Tell Me Why” and many of their other songs were rerecorded by Terri Nunn for this “Greatest Hits” album.
Gang of Four rerecorded a load of their songs on the album Return the Gift:
Blondie released their Ghosts of Download album as a double disc with a Greatest Hits CD of rerecordings, including a gem from Parallel Lines:
Cool modern dance rerecording of Information Society’s first club hit: