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The Bodysnatchers - Let's Do Rock Steady


On this date in 1980, The Bodysnatchers released their debut single, "Let's Do Rock Steady". The B side was "Ruder Than You". The single reached the #22 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The Bodysnatchers were a seven piece all-female ska band on the Two Tone label. They never released an album. When the London ska band broke up in 1980, some of the band formed the Belle Stars. Rhoda Dakar joined Special AKA.

Wikipedia: The Bodysnatchers

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