Haunting Classic ‘GHOST TOWN’ By Ska Legends THE SPECIALS (1981)…

Top singles from the past…

4 March 2020

Band: The Specials (Coventry, UK)
Single: Ghost Town  – stand alone single
B-sides: Why?  and Friday Night Saturday Morning
Released: 12 June 1981
Note 1: the song was released at the same time as riots broke out in British cities.
Note 2: Internal tensions within the band when the single was recorded came to
a boiling point. It was the last single recorded by the original seven members
before breaking up
Score: #1 in the UK

Here’s the fab clip…


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