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How fans helped Hugh Cornwell

Duration: 06:24

The Stranglers singer tells us how his new album 'Totem and Taboo' was funded by his fans.

Hugh got some of the money by making pledges for his fans- sometimes playing concerts for them in their homes!

The new single Totem and Taboo is out now, the album out this week and Hugh's tour starts in October.

Available since: Thu 13 Sep 2012

This clip is from

Breakfast 12/09/2012

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 12 Sep 2012

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