Shakatak

Formed 1980
Shakatak
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Shakatak

Shakatak Biography (Wikipedia)

Shakatak is an English jazz-funk band, founded in 1980.

Shakatak scored a number of chart entries, including two Top 10 hits in the UK Singles Chart, "Night Birds" (1982) and "Down on the Street" (1984), plus a further 12 entries in the Guinness Book of British Hit Singles. The group is still active and popular throughout the world, particularly in Japan and the Far East, and generally produce a new album every two years on JVC Records.

From their first release in August 1980, (the Bill Sharpe composition "Steppin'" on the Polydor record label), and their first album, Drivin' Hard, the band's singles and albums have entered the charts regularly.

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Easier Said Than Done
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Mr Manic And Sister Cool
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Mr Manic And Sister Cool
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Day By Day
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Day By Day
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Down On The Street
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Down On The Street
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Carry On
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Carry On
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Night Birds
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Night Birds
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Streetwalkin'
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Streetwalkin'
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Dark Is The Night
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Dark Is The Night
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Carry On
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Carry On

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Livin' In The U.K.
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Livin' In The U.K.
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I Will Be There
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I Will Be There
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Coralie
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Coralie
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Corilyn
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