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Madness - Cardiac Arrest


On this date in 1982, Madness released their thirteenth single, "Cardiac Arrest". It was backed by "In The City". The A side appeared on their third album, 7. The B side was a non-LP track. The single reached the #14 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The London ska band called it quits in 1986 but re-formed in 1992 and continues on.

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Anonymous said...

"In the city" can be found on "Complete Madness". The song was also used to promote Honda City cars..toco

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