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Cupid & Psyche 85

Cupid & Psyche 85
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Description: Around the time of Cupid & Psyche 85's release, Scritti Politti mastermind Green Gartside was fond of citing deconstructionist theory as an influence on his subversion of boy-meets-girl lyrics. He might just as well have named Elvis Costello, given the trenchant nature of bubbly-on-the-surface pop tunes such as the U.S. Top 20 single "Perfect Way" ("You want a margin of error for two") and "The Word Girl" ("The girl was never real / She stands for your abuse"). With veteran Aretha/Dusty/Bee Gees cohort Arif Mardin on board for several cuts, and contributions by pop subversives such as ... (more)
Manufacturer: Warner Bros / Wea
Release date: 25 October 1990
EAN: 0007599253022 UPC: 075992530224
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Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 5 months, 3 weeks ago
Favorite Songs of All Time: 1984-1985 (249 music items)

""Perfect Way" Runner up: "Wood Beez""

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