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New Romantic
Duran duran new romantic album
compilation album
Country Germany German-flag
Catalogue no. 7243 8 52260 2 1
Label EMI Electrola
Format 2-CD
Length 34 tracks
Released 26 April 1996
Genre Pop, Electronic, New Romantic
Producer various
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Duran duran new romantic CD
featuring Duran Duran

New Romantic: Die romantischen Pop-Hits der frühen 80er (The romantic Pop-Hits of the early 80s) is a compilation album featuring Duran Duran, released in Germany by EMI Electrola on 26 April 1996.

About the album[]

The album is a collection of pop and New Romantic songs by various artists. Duran Duran connections includes ABC's "The Look of Love" co-written by David Palmer, a musician who performed on Andy Taylor's Thunder album.

Also featured is "Too Shy" by Kajagoogoo, a single co-produced by Nick Rhodes and Colin Thurston. Simple Minds included drummer Mel Gaynor in the early 1980s, who later played with John Adams and supported Duran Duran on various Strange Behaviour Tour shows in 1987.

Track listing[]

7243 8 52260 2 1[]

CD 1[]

  1. "The Look of Love" (Part 1) - ABC (3:29)
  2. "Someone Somewhere In Summertime" - Simple Minds (4:38)
  3. "Feels Like Heaven" - Fiction Factory (3:29)
  4. "Wishful Thinking" - China Crisis (4:41)
  5. "Never Never" - The Assembly (3:47)
  6. "Hold Me Now" - Thompson Twins (4:47)
  7. "Come Back & Stay" - Paul Young (4:19)
  8. "Living By Numbers" - New Musik (3:31)
  9. "Wouldn't It Be Good" - Nik Kershaw (4:29)
  10. "If I Was" - Midge Ure (4:50)
  11. "Such A Shame" - Talk Talk (5:40)
  12. "Doot Doot" - Freur (3:46)
  13. "Waves" - Blancmange (4:08)
  14. "Forever Young" - Alphaville (3:45)
  15. "True" - Spandau Ballet (6:09)
  16. "Do You Really Want To Hurt Me" - Culture Club (4:24)
  17. "Human" - The Human League (3:49)

CD 2[]

  1. "Souvenir" - OMD (3:38)
  2. "Love Is A Stranger" - Eurythmics (3:44)
  3. "I Won't Let You Down" - Ph.D (4:08)
  4. "Save A Prayer" - Duran Duran (5:24)
  5. "Too Shy" - Kajagoogoo (3:39)
  6. "Catch Me I'm Falling" (Maxi) - Real Life (5:50)
  7. "Love & Pride" - King (3:22)
  8. "Ballet Dancer" (Radio Version) - The Twins (3:12)
  9. "Come Live With Me" - Heaven 17 (3:38)
  10. "What Is Love?" - Howard Jones (6:32)
  11. "Hey Little Girl" - Icehouse (4:12)
  12. "Fade To Grey" - Visage (3:54)
  13. "Vienna" - Ultravox (4:59)
  14. "Wishing (If I Had A Photograph of You)" - A Flock of Seagulls (5:30)
  15. "Airwaves" (7" Version) - Thomas Dolby (3:35)
  16. "Stand or Fall" - The Fixx (4:00)
  17. "Ghosts" - Japan (4:32)
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