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When Dave Wakeling and Ranking Roger split from the rest of the English Beat to form General Public, Andy Cox and Dave Steele originally advertised on MTV for a new lead singer for the Beat. When that didn't pan out (although it did work for Wall of Voodoo), Cox and Steele hooked up with the unique and soulful singer Roland Gift and formed the Fine Young Cannibals. Though the trio first hit the mass U.S. consciousness with 1989's electronic dance-pop The Raw and the Cooked, their 1985 debut was a soul-jazz pop charmer that's more low key but every bit as entertaining. Along the lines of early Everything But the Girl (the two groups share a producer, Robin Millar) with a heavier Motown influence, the songs on Fine Young Cannibals are uniformly strong. The singles "Johnny Come Home" (a plea to a runaway that sounds like the Beat's ska stripped down to its tense and obsessive essentials) and "Blue" (one of the more oblique and successful anti-Margaret Thatcher tracks of its era) are terrific, but album tracks like the casually devastating "Funny How Love Is" and the manic "Like a Stranger" (which incongruously ends with a female chorus shrieking "You've been too long in an institution!" repeatedly while Gift tries out his Otis Redding impression) are even better. The album's highlight, though, is a reworking of "Suspicious Minds" (with scarifying backing vocals by Jimmy Somerville) that, while it doesn't replace Elvis' version, certainly takes the song into an interesting new direction. Although often overlooked, especially in the U.S., in the wake of their massively successful follow-up, Fine Young Cannibals is a powerful and satisfying debut. The U.S. CD adds two extended remixes of "Johnny Come Home" and "Suspicious Minds."
© Stewart Mason /TiVo

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1
Johnny Come Home Remastered
00:03:35

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

2
Couldn't Care More Remastered
00:03:31

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

3
Don't Ask Me to Choose Remastered
00:03:12

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

4
Funny How Love Is Remastered
00:03:28

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

5
Suspicious Minds Remastered
00:03:58

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

6
Blue Remastered
00:03:30

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

7
Move to Work Remastered
00:03:27

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

8
On a Promise Remastered
00:03:07

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

9
Time Isn't Kind Remastered
00:03:14

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

10
Like a Stranger Remastered
00:03:24

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

11
Johnny Come Home Extended Mix
00:05:40

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

12
Suspicious Minds Extended Mix
00:04:38

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

13
Blue Dance Version
00:03:38

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

14
Wade in the Water Remastered
00:02:56

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer - Trad. Arr. Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

15
Love for Sale Remastered
00:02:50

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Cole Porter, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

16
Motherless Child Remastered
00:02:37

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer - Joe The Sqid, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

17
Couldn't Care More Annes Mix
00:03:18

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Annes, Remixer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

18
Blue Slow Version
00:03:53

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

19
Suspicious Minds Caught In A Dub
00:07:43

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

20
Johnny Come Home Mousse T Cocktail Mix
00:04:13

Mousse T., Remixer - Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

DISC 2

1
Johnny Come Home (Derrick Carter Remix)
00:07:02

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer - Derrick Carter, Remixer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

2
Suspicious Minds U.S. Remix
00:05:23

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

3
Funny How Love Is Not The Album Mix
00:03:31

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

4
Johnny Come Home Mark Moore 12" Remix
00:04:48

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer - Mark Moore, Remixer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

5
Blue Live at Town & Country Club BBC Session
00:04:02

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

6
Johnny Come Home Live
00:03:27

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

7
Suspicious Minds Suspicious Mix
00:07:55

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

8
Johnny Come Home Live, John Peel BBC Session
00:03:24

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

9
Blue Live, John Peel BBC Session
00:03:53

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

10
Time Isn't Kind Live, John Peel BBC Session
00:03:04

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

11
Suspicious Minds Shakedown Mix
00:03:48

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Mark James, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

12
Couldn't Care More Live, Janice Long BBC Session
00:03:23

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

13
Move to Work Live, Janice Long BBC Session
00:03:16

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

14
Don't Ask Me to Choose Live, Janice Long BBC Session
00:03:09

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

15
Funny How Love Is Live, Janice Long BBC Session
00:03:26

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

16
Blue Demo Long Version
00:05:27

Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - Gift, Composer - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer - Steele, Composer - Cox, Composer - Andy Cox, Composer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

17
Johnny Come Home Mousse T Extended Mix
00:05:43

Mousse T., Remixer - Fine Young Cannibals, MainArtist - David Steele, Composer - Roland Gift, Composer, Writer

© 2020 London Music Stream Ltd. ℗ 2020 London Music Stream Ltd.

Album Description

When Dave Wakeling and Ranking Roger split from the rest of the English Beat to form General Public, Andy Cox and Dave Steele originally advertised on MTV for a new lead singer for the Beat. When that didn't pan out (although it did work for Wall of Voodoo), Cox and Steele hooked up with the unique and soulful singer Roland Gift and formed the Fine Young Cannibals. Though the trio first hit the mass U.S. consciousness with 1989's electronic dance-pop The Raw and the Cooked, their 1985 debut was a soul-jazz pop charmer that's more low key but every bit as entertaining. Along the lines of early Everything But the Girl (the two groups share a producer, Robin Millar) with a heavier Motown influence, the songs on Fine Young Cannibals are uniformly strong. The singles "Johnny Come Home" (a plea to a runaway that sounds like the Beat's ska stripped down to its tense and obsessive essentials) and "Blue" (one of the more oblique and successful anti-Margaret Thatcher tracks of its era) are terrific, but album tracks like the casually devastating "Funny How Love Is" and the manic "Like a Stranger" (which incongruously ends with a female chorus shrieking "You've been too long in an institution!" repeatedly while Gift tries out his Otis Redding impression) are even better. The album's highlight, though, is a reworking of "Suspicious Minds" (with scarifying backing vocals by Jimmy Somerville) that, while it doesn't replace Elvis' version, certainly takes the song into an interesting new direction. Although often overlooked, especially in the U.S., in the wake of their massively successful follow-up, Fine Young Cannibals is a powerful and satisfying debut. The U.S. CD adds two extended remixes of "Johnny Come Home" and "Suspicious Minds."
© Stewart Mason /TiVo

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