Thompson Twins
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1977
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Thompson Twins

Thompson Twins Biography (Wikipedia)

Thompson Twins were a British music group that formed in April 1977. Initially a new wave group, they switched to a more mainstream pop sound and achieved considerable popularity in the mid-1980s, scoring a string of hits in the United Kingdom, the United States, and around the globe. In 1993, they changed the name to Babble, to reflect their change in music from new wave to dub-influenced chill-out.

The band was named after the two bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson in Hergé's comic strip The Adventures of Tintin. At various stages, the band had up to seven members, but their most known incarnation was as a trio between 1982 and 1986. They became a prominent act in the Second British Invasion, and in 1985, the band performed at Live Aid, where they were joined onstage by Madonna.

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Doctor! Doctor!
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Doctor! Doctor!
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Hold Me Now
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Hold Me Now
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You Take Me Up
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You Take Me Up
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Love on Your Side
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Love on Your Side
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We Are Detective
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We Are Detective
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Politics (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Politics (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Another Fantasy (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Another Fantasy (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Bouncing (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Bouncing (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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In the Name of Love (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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In the Name of Love (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Perfect Game (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Perfect Game (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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The Price (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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The Price (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Living in Europe (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Living in Europe (Radio 1 In Concert, 3 Mar 1982)
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Lay Your Hands on Me
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Lay Your Hands on Me
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