Showing posts with label The Police. Show all posts
Showing posts with label The Police. Show all posts

Jun 1, 2019

Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police (1981)

Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police (1981)
"Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic" is a song by British rock group The Police from their fourth album, Ghost in the Machine. The song, notable for featuring a pianist (uncommon in Police songs), dates back to a demo recorded in the house of Mike Howlett in the fall of 1976. It was also a hit single that reached the top of the charts in the United Kingdom (topping its predecessor, "Invisible Sun") in November 1981 and hit  No. 3 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart that same year.


Jan 20, 2019

The Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me (1980)

The Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me (1980)
"Don't Stand So Close to Me" is a hit song by the British rock band the Police, released in September 1980 as the lead single from their third album Zenyatta Mondatta. It concerns a schoolgirl's crush on her teacher which leads to an affair, which in turn is discovered.

The band's third  No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart, it was also the best selling single of 1980 in the UK. The song also charted in the top ten in Australia, Canada and the US. The Police won the 1981 Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal for this song.