The Innocents is the third studio album by Erasure, released in 1988. The Innocents became the first in a string of number-one albums by Erasure in the UK, turning double platinum with sales over 600,000.
The Circus is the second studio album by Erasure, released on 30 March 1987 by Mute Records in Germany and the UK and 7 July 1987 by Sire Records in the USA. It was Erasure's second consecutive album to be produced by Flood. The Circus became the duo's breakthrough in the UK, spawning four hit singles and reaching number six. It was an immediate success thanks to the number two UK placing of the first single "Sometimes", six months earlier. The album remains Erasure's longest-running on the UK charts.
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Erasure's second album, 1987's the Circus is one of their most uncompromising in several ways. The duo's most unfailingly dancefloor-oriented release, much of the Circus consists of in-your-face Hi-Nrg disco beats largely unvarnished by the pop savvy of later singles like 'Stop!' or 'Chains of Love'. Erasure, the English synth-pop duo of Vince Clarke (ex-Depeche Mode and Yaz) and newcomer Andy Bell, debuted in 1986 with "Wonderland," an enjoyable, though spotty, collection of simple, danceable pop songs. With "Wonderland," despite many brilliant highlights, Erasure was still finding its voice and the Clarke-Bell songwriting team was still in its earliest stages (Bell's only contribution to "Oh L'amour" was the title and a couple of the album's other songs were written entirely by Clarke). Although mainstream success in the .
Erasure had no plans to conquer America when their third full-length The Innocents hit . shores on May 24, 1988, thirty years ago today
The Innocents - Para otros usos de este término, véase The Innocents (desambiguación). The Innocents (desambiguación) - The Innocents es un álbum de 1988 del dueto británico Erasure. El título The Innocents puede referirse también a: The Innocents, novela de 1917 de Sinclair Lewis. The Innocents (band) - ).
|1-01||It Doesn´t Have To Be||3:57|
|1-04||If I Could||3:53|
|1-06||Victim Of Love||3:42|
|1-07||Leave Me To Bleed||3:23|
|1-11||In The Hall Of The Mountain King||2:59|
|1-12||Sometimes (12" Mix)||5:25|
|1-13||It Doesn´t Have To Be (Boop Oopa Doo Mix)||7:21|
|2-01||A Little Respect||3:34|
|2-02||Ship Of Fools||4:02|
|2-04||Chains Of Love||3:39|
|2-07||Heart Of Stone||3:20|
|2-10||Witch In The Ditch||3:44|
|2-11||Weight Of The World||3:40|
|2-12||When I Needed You (Melancholic Mix)||4:22|
|2-13||River Deep, Mountain High (Private Dance Mix)||7:01|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mute Records Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – Mute Records Ltd.
- Copyright (c) – EMI Records Ltd.
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