Stranglers

Formed 1974, Chiddington, Surrey, UK
Label: United Artists
Musicians: Hugh Cornwell (vcls, gtr); Dave Greenfield (kbds); Jean-Jacques Burnel (bs); Jet Black [=Brian Duffy](drms)
Producers: Martin Rushent
UAG 30045 Stranglers IV (Rattus Norvegicus) LP 16 Apr 1977 46-4-5-11-6-7-8-8-11-12-6-7-5-7-8-8-8-6-10-10-8-11-24-24-20-26-25-31-39-37-46-55-52 Pts: 215
Writers: Stranglers
UP 36248 Peaches/Go Buddy Go 14 May 1977 37-36-27-23-19-16-10-8-9-11-19-28-34-39 Pts: 204
    from the album Stranglers IV (Apr 1977)  
UP 36277 Something Better Change/Straighten Out 23 Jul 1977 37-15-13-9-12-17-28-36 Pts: 125
    from the album No More Heroes (Oct 1977)  
Writers: Stranglers
UP 36300 No More Heroes 17 Sep 1977 49-20-13-9-8-12-14-27-37 Pts: 148
    from the album No More Heroes (Oct 1977)  
UAG 30200 No More Heroes LP 24 Sep 1977 8-2-3-4-5-7-15-18-19-18-29-35-35-33-44 Pts: 110
    21 Jan 1978 46-xx-52-xx-49 Pts: 7
UAK 30222 Black And White LP 20 May 1978 2-2-5-7-11-17-20-21-36-36-30-35-32-30-35-43-60-xx-55 Pts: 104
UAG 30224 Live (X Cert) LP 24 Feb 1979 7-8-16-28-47-51-58-63-49-75 Pts: 35
UAG 30262 The Raven LP 22 Sep 1979 6-4-6-15-20-32-41-58 Pts: 49
Label: Liberty
LBG 30313 TheMenInBlack LP 14 Feb 1981 8-14-31-46-62 Pts: 20
LBG 30342 La Folie LP 14 Nov 1981 14-22-52-75-88 Pts: 13
    16 Jan 1982 67-16-16-12-15-17-11-29-35-56-68 Pts: 43
Producers: Tony Visconti
Writers: Jet Black/Jean-Jacques Burnel/Hugh Cornwell/David Greenfield
BP 407 Golden Brown 26 Dec 1981 72-67 Pts: 4
    sales: 500000; from the album La Folie (Nov 1981)  
    16 Jan 1982 16-4-3-2-2-6-9-23-39-68 Pts: 294
    23 Mar 1991 68-74 Pts: 3
Producers: Stranglers/Steve Churchyard
Writers: Jet Black/Jean-Jacques Burnel/Hugh Cornwell/David Greenfield/Harns Warmling
BP 412 Strange Little Girl 17 Jul 1982 35-19-11-8-7-13-23-39-61 Pts: 140
LBG 30353 The Collection 1977-1982 LP 18 Sep 1982 13-12-18-25-33-41-64-82-95 Pts: 30
    sales: 60000  
Label: Epic
Producers: Stranglers/Steve Churchyard
Writers: Stranglers
EPCA 2893 European Female 25 Dec 1982 40-40 Pts: 14
    from the album Feline (Jan 1983)  
    15 Jan 1983 9-13-28-48 Pts: 59
Producers: Laurie Latham/Stranglers
EPC 26220 Aural Sculpture LP 10 Nov 1984 14-44-57-77-83-86-93-90 Pts: 15
    sales: 60000  
    12 Jan 1985 92 Pts: 1
Producers: Stranglers/Ted Hayton
Writers: Raymond Davies
VICE 1 All Day And All Of The Night 2 Jan 1988 19 Pts: 14
    Original: Kinks (Nov 1964); from the album All Day And All Of The Night (Feb 1988); Recorded live. The original sleeve, which featured Monica Coughlan, the prostitute allegedly involved with MP and author Jeffrey Archer, had to be withdrawn.  
    16 Jan 1988 7-13-23-39-65 Pts: 70
Producers: various
467541-4 Greatest Hits 1977-1990 LP 24 Nov 1990 47-59-58 Pts: 4
    sales: 300000  
    12 Jan 1991 38-26-9-12-17-22-23-13-15-15-17-19-20-15-6-6-10-16-15-13-17-15-7-5-4-7-12-20-15-14-14-16-17-19-25-25-30-31-40-49-59-66-70 Pts: 624
    6 May 1995 162-135  

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