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John Foxx - Europe After The Rain


On this date in 1981, John Foxx released his fifth solo single, "Europe After The Rain". It was backed by "This Jungle". The A side appeared on his second solo album, The Garden. The B side was excluded but added as a bonus track when the album was re-released on CD. The 12 inch version had an extra track, "You Were There" which was included on the album right from the start. The single reached the #40 spot on the U.K. singles chart. The Lancashire, England post punk musician was the original lead singer for Ultravox. He is still active.

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