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Toyah - Ieya


On this date in 1980, Toyah released their fourth single, "Ieya". It was backed by "Helium Song (Spaced Walking)". The A side appeared on their second album, The Blue Meaning. The B side did too but it was called "Spaced Walking". The Birmingham, England post punk/new wave band was fronted by Toyah Willcox. She stepped away from music in 1997 to concentrate more fully on her acting career but has resurfaced with her band in recent years.

Wikipedia: Toyah

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Video: Toyah - Ieya - on TV - 1980 - youtube

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