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Chelsea - Right To Work


On this date in 1977, Chelsea released their debut single, "Right To Work". It was backed by "The Loner". Both tracks appeared on their second album, Alternative Hits, which was primarily a "catch up" album. The London punk band originally consisted of Gene October, William Broad (Billy Idol), Tony James and John Towe. Within a few weeks, everyone except Gene October bolted to form Generation X. Gene October had to recruit an entire new band. They are still active with Gene October still up front.

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