UB40 feat. Chrissie Hynde ‎– Breakfast In Bed (US 12″)

A duet by Hynde versus the ear-jerking jangle of Ali Campbell’s falsetto. Take on the old Lorna Bennett reggae number from 1972 and give it a 1988 rub down. Aiming for and finding the highest reaches of the charts.

So not an offensive cover that has plenty of toasting halfway through by Astro.

Thank God for the quirky dubs. Although the first suffers from a tinny synth lead which does jar with the smoother sound of the horns. The second uses the piano chords as the lead and works better as an instrumental.

NEW LINK 2019

https://workupload.com/file/nSS7gMMQ

A&M Records ‎– SP-12291SAM_5428

A1 Breakfast In Bed (Extended Version) 5:34
B1 Breakfast In Bed (Dub Part 1) 3:28
B2 Breakfast In Bed (Deb Part 2) 4:17

3 thoughts on “UB40 feat. Chrissie Hynde ‎– Breakfast In Bed (US 12″)”

  1. After their collaboration with Hynde on I GOT YOU BABE, this made absolutely perfect sense! I love this version!

    Thank you for the remixes!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.