FUN BOY THREE: Our Lips Are Sealed 7″ (Double vinyl single gatefold). 4 songs (+ live). 1983 Check videos incl. the Urdu version!

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Fun Boy Three – Our Lips Are Sealed

“Our Lips are Sealed” is a song written by The Go-Gos guitarist Jane Wiedlin and The Specials and Fun Boy Three singer Terry Hall. It was first recorded by The Go-Gos as the opening track on their 1981 album Beauty and the Beat (see 1981 in music) and served as their debut American single. In 1983, Halls band, Fun Boy Three, released it in the UK. In 2000, Rolling Stone named it one of the 100 Greatest Pop Songs of all time.

Fun Boy Three   Our Lips Are Sealed
Label: Chrysalis   FUNB 1, Chrysalis   FBFRE 1
Format: 2 × Vinyl, 7″, Gatefold
Country: UK
Released: 1983
Genre: Electronic, Rock
Style: New Wave
Tracklist:
A Our Lips Are Sealed
Written-By Jane Wiedlin, Terry Hall
2:51
B Our Lips Are Sealed (Urdu Version)
Written-By Jane Wiedlin, Terry Hall
3:50
C We’re Having All The Fun
Written-By Fun Boy Three, The*
D Going Home
Written-By Fun Boy Three, The*

Phonographic Copyright (p) Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Copyright (c) Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Phonographic Copyright (p) BBC Records
Recorded At Regal Theatre, Hitchin

Design David Storey, Fun Boy Three
Engineer Jeremy Green (tracks: A, B)
Engineer [Assistant] Keith Fernley (tracks: A, B)
Photography By Mike Owen (3), Steve Rapport
Producer David Byrne (tracks: A, B)
Producer [Sound] C, D*
Remix Fun Boy Three (tracks: A, B), Jeremy Green (tracks: A, B)

From the Rear Sleeve:
Record Two Side One We’re Having All The Fun Side Going Home
Specially recorded by The Old Grey Whistle Test, BBC, TV, at the Regal Theatre, Hitchin. Sound Production: John Caulfield
BBC 1983 © Chrysalis Records Ltd 1983.
Released by arrangement with BBC Records.
Latest album and cassette
‘WAITING’ CHR 1417
1983 Chrysalis Records Ltd. © 1983 Chrysalis Records Ltd. First published by Chrysalis Records Ltd 1983. 12 Stratford Place, London W1.

For me, one of the three best singles of the entire decade. Just love the song, its atmosphere and chord changes. There are those who prefer the Go Gos take, but I find that unbearable to listen to compared to this, again with some nice cello parts. What good pop singles are all about.

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