This song is featured on the blog for a third time, following Prince’s original, and The Age Of Chance’s version.
This collaboration took it to UK#5, and it was down to #45 on this day in the 80s, with one week on chart remaining.
It was the Art Of Noise’s biggest hit in the UK, and also in the US, where it reached US#31.
It was Tom’s 9th of 12 top 5 hits, and his last of 17 top 40 hits in the US
You don’t have to be cool to rule my world