The Beat
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1979-03
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The Beat

The Beat Biography (Wikipedia)

The Beat (known in North America as The English Beat and in Australia as The British Beat) are a band founded in Birmingham, England, in 1978. Their music fuses ska, pop, soul, reggae and punk rock.

The Beat, consisting of Dave Wakeling (vocals, guitar), Ranking Roger (vocals), Andy Cox (guitar), David Steele (bass), Everett Morton (drums), and Saxa a.k.a. Lionel Augustus Martin (saxophone), released three studio albums in the early 1980s: I Just Can't Stop It (1980), Wha'ppen? (1981) and Special Beat Service (1982), and a string of singles, including "Mirror in the Bathroom", "Too Nice to Talk To", "Can't Get Used to Losing You", "Hands Off, She's Mine" and "All Out to Get You".

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Hands Off...She's Mine
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Hands Off...She's Mine
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Can't Get Used To Losing You
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Can't Get Used To Losing You
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Side To Side (feat. Ranking Roger)
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Side To Side (feat. Ranking Roger)
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Mirror In The Bathroom
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Mirror In The Bathroom
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Tears Of A Clown
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Tears Of A Clown
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Too Nice To Talk To
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Too Nice To Talk To
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Enjoy Yourself (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Enjoy Yourself (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Mirror In The Bathroom (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Mirror In The Bathroom (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Side To Side (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Side To Side (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Hands Off... She's Mine (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Hands Off... She's Mine (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Ranking Full Stop (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Ranking Full Stop (Live at Maida Vale, 13 Dec 2016)
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Ranking Full Stop / Mirror In The Bathroom (Hammersmith Odeon 1982)
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Ranking Full Stop / Mirror In The Bathroom (Hammersmith Odeon 1982)
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Big Shot (Hammersmith Odeon 1982)
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Big Shot (Hammersmith Odeon 1982)
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Save It For Later
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Save It For Later
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Doors of Your Heart
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Doors of Your Heart
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Ranking Full Stop
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Ranking Full Stop
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Spar Wid Me (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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Spar Wid Me (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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Sole Salvation (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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Sole Salvation (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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End Of The Party (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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End Of The Party (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 29 Mar 1982)
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Best Friend
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Best Friend
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