THE HUMAN LEAGUE Topped The UK Singles Chart 38 Years Ago With ‘DON’T YOU WANT ME’…

Knockouts from the past

12 December 2019

THE HUMAN LEAGUE scored their only No 1 hit in the UK with ‘DON’T YOU WANT ME’ when it topped the chart on 12 December 1981, 38 years ago. It was the biggest selling single of that year with over more than 1.560.000 copies. It was weird to hear frontman Phil Oakey saying later in interviews that he actually disliked the song so much that it became the last track on their masterpiece album Dare.

Here’s the original video clip…


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