English Beat

English Beat BIOGRAPHY

English Beat

Label(s): I.R.S. Records
Recording Years: 1981-1987

General Public
OFFICIAL WEB SITE: The English Beat

PLAYERS IN THE BAND
Andy Cox
   Born: Jan 25, 1956
   Instrument(s): guitar, vocals
Bob Sargeant
   Instrument(s): marimbas
Dave Blockhead
   Instrument(s): keyboards
Dave Wakeling
   Born: Sep 19, 1956
   Instrument(s): guitar, vocals
   See General Public
David Steele
   Born: Sep 08, 1960
   Instrument(s): vocals, bass
Everett Morton
   Born: Apr 05, 1951
   Instrument(s): drums
Lionel Augustus Martin (Saxa)
   Born: Jan 05, 1930
   Instrument(s): sax
Roger Ranking
   Born: Feb 21, 1961
   Instrument(s): vocals
   See General Public


English Beat PHOTOS

English Beat DISCOGRAPHY

FORMAT KEY LEGEND

FORMAT KEY
  1 = long playing vinyl album
  2 = compact disc
  3 = VHS video tape
  4 = cassette tape
  5 = Digital Compact Cassette
  7 = 7-inch vinyl single
  8 = 8-track tape
  9 = Longbox cassette
  0 = open reel tape
12 = 12-inch single
PS = picture sleeve
TS = cassette single
MT = mastertone/ringback

English Beat U.S. Album Discography

TITLELABELSTOCK NO.RELEASED
English BeatI.R.S. RecordsSP 703020000
I Just Can't Stop ItI.R.S. Records44797 06061990
I Just Can't Stop ItI.R.S. RecordsSP 706061983
Save It for LaterI.R.S. Records44797 23781988
Save It for Later/Sole SalvationI.R.S. RecordsSP 709641982
Special Beat ServiceI.R.S. Records44797 50691990
Special Beat ServiceI.R.S. RecordsIR 750691987
Special Beat ServiceI.R.S. RecordsSP 700321982
Too Nice to Talk To/Best FriendI.R.S. RecordsSP 709701983
Wha'appenI.R.S. RecordsSP 706071983
Wha'ppenI.R.S. Records44797 50701990
Wha'ppenI.R.S. RecordsIR 750701987
What Is Beat?I.R.S. Records44797 00401990
What Is Beat?I.R.S. RecordsSP 700401983

English Beat U.S. Singles and E.P. Discography

TITLE:LABEL:STOCK NO.:RELEASED:
I Confess/March of the Swivel Heads (Rotating Heads)I.R.S. RecordsIR 99131982
Save It for Later/JeanetteI.R.S. RecordsIR 99091982

English Beat U.S. Song List

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
English Beat0SP 70302

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
I Confess1988CC 31016
I Confess
Tears of a Clown (Live)
Twist & Crawl (Live)

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
I Confess/Jeanette1982SP 70408
Jeanette

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
I Confess/March of the Swivel Heads (Rotating Heads)1982IR 9913
I Confess
March Of the Swivel Heads (Rotating Heads Dub Version)

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
I Just Can't Stop It1983SP 70606
Mirror in the Bathroom
Hands Off...She's Mine
Two Swords
Twist & Crawl
Tears of a Clown
Rough Rider
Click Click
Ranking Full Stop
Big Shot
Whine & Grine/Stand Down Margaret
Noise in This World
Can't Get Used To Losing You
Best Friend
Jackpot

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
I Just Can't Stop It199044797 0606

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Save It for Later1988CC 31012
Save It for Later
Doors of Your Heart (12" Mix)
Best Friend (Live)

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Save It for Later198844797 2378
Save It for Later
Doors of Your Heart (12" Mix)
Best Friend (Live)

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Save It for Later/Jeanette1982IR 9909
Save It For Later
Jeanette

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Save It for Later/Sole Salvation1982SP 70964
Save It for Later
Sole Salvation

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Special Beat Service199044797 5069

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Special Beat Service1987IR 75069

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Special Beat Service1982SP 70032
I Confess
Jeanette
Sorry
Sole Salvation
Spar Wid Me
Rotating Head
Save It for Later
She's Going
Pato and Roger a Go Talk
Sugar and Stress
End of the Party
Ackee 1 2 3

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Too Nice to Talk To/Best Friend1983SP 70970
Too Nice To Talk To
Too Nice To Talk To (Extended Version)
Best Friend

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Wha'appen1983SP 70607
Doors of Your Heart
All Out to Get You
Monkey Murders
I Am Your Flag
French Toast (Soleil Trop Chaud)
Drowning
Dream Home in New Zealand
Walk Away
Over and Over
Cheated
Get-a-Job
Limits We Set

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Wha'ppen199044797 5070

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
Wha'ppen1987IR 75070

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
What Is Beat?199044797 0040

TITLE:RELEASED:STOCK NO.:
What Is Beat?1983SP 70040
Mirror in the Bathroom
Twist & Crawl
Tears of a Clown
Can't Get Used to Losing You
Doors of Your Heart
What's Your Best Thing
Hit It
Save It for Later
Best Friend
I Confess
Too Nice to Talk To
Get a Job (Live)
Stand Down Margaret


English Beat MUSIC CHARTS

English Beat on Record Charts

US ALBUMS
TITLESTOCK NO.CHART NAMEPEAK
Special Beat ServiceSP 70032Billboard Pop39
What Is Beat?SP 70040Billboard Pop87

No Singles or EPs made it to the charts.