The Cure were all about building credibility through their edgy, atmospheric work, but in 1983, the UK top ten came to them.
With the release of their third album, ‘UB44’, UB40 created a fan favourite and edged towards their patented pop-reggae sound of ‘Labour Of Love’.
It emerged from just one island in the Caribbean, but reggae music has become a worldwide phenomenon – so pervasive that you might not even know it’s there.
UB40 saxophonist Brian Travers announced he’ll be undergoing surgery for a brain tumour and won’t be joining the band on their upcoming 40th anniversary tour.
A look at some landmark songs across five decades of superb songwriting and performing by this Grammy Award-winning member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Whether it’s a Freudian slip or rubbish radio quality, here are the most misheard lyrics that have been mangled by the general public.
New collection recalls influential career of late, great reggae star.
UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue release their new album A Real Labour Of Love through UMG on 2 March 2018
Ali Campbell talks to uDiscover about the new Unplugged album, by UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey.
Released on 18 November, ‘Unplugged + Greatest Hits’ sees UB40 Featuring Ali Campbell, Astro And Mickey Virtue give some classic songs an acoustic rework.
Two of the most important albums in the early history of pop-reggae hitmakers UB40 will be released in deluxe formats on March 2.
Virgin Records, a mail-order-only business before becoming the hippest vinyl store in London was instrumental in a shift towards experimental sound.