The reissued single reached number 44 in 1996. Mirror in the bathroom is a single by british ska band the beat released as a single in 1980 from their debut album i just can t stop it.
Both bands mutually decided to use different names while operating different parts of the world.
The beat mirror in the bathroom album. But i kept that mirror for a long time eventually lost it. It reached number 4 in the uk singles chart and consequently was their highest charting release in the uk until 1983. Check out this official video for the english beat song mirror in.
Mirror in the bathroom the beat official website mirror in the bathroom today 26th april in 1980 mirror in the bathroom was the 1st digitally recorded release in the uk april 26 2013. It was actually my sister s bathroom in birmingham. 50 videos play all mix mirror in the bathroom the english beat youtube the beat the complete i just can t stop it album duration.
Provided to youtube by bmg rights management uk ltd mirror in the bathroom the beat i just can t stop it 1980 members of the beat exclusively licensed. The song was ranked at 3 among the top ten tracks of the year for 1980 by nme. The beat known in the united states as the english beat and the british beat in australia and new zealand in order to avoid confusion with paul collins band of the same name was a popular two tone ska and pop music group formed in the english city of birmingham in 1978 the beat disbanded in 1983 but has reformed in the early 2000s with some of the original line up.
Mirror in the bathroom was the second single by uk ska new wave band the beat known in america as the english beat released in 1980 on the group s own independent label go feet records. There were two bands named the beat both active at the same time in the late 1970s and early 1980s. In the song best friend i m actually singing it to myself in the same mirror that mirror in the bathroom was written in.
2 the american power pop band became known as paul collins beat in europe. Complete your the beat collection. It was released again in 1995 as a cd single to promote b p m.
The single was re rele. Discover releases reviews credits songs and more about the beat mirror in the bathroom at discogs. You can grab the complete beat from shout.
The same mirror played a part in another track on i just can t stop it. The very best of the beat. Check out this official video for the english beat song mirror in the bathroom.
1 the english two tone ska band the beat known as the english beat in north america and the british beat in australia.