Bucks Fizz release Ultimate Anthology

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1981 Eurovision song contest winners, Bucks Fizz, release Ultimate Anthology, a new double CD on July 18th. The CD includes the UK's 4th Eurovision song contest winners – Bucks Fizz's hits in chronological order for the first time from previously unreleased master tapes, several mixes of some of their biggest hits and a previously unreleased 1987 remake of My camera never lies.

The CD cover features Bucks Fizz's mainstay members Cheryl Baker, Bobby Gee and Mike Nolan together with original 4th member, Jay Aston, and her replacement, Shelly Preston. This is the first time the 5 singers have been included in the same picture.

Bucks Fizz are the seminal 80s pop band whose career kicked off with the Eurovision-winning stormer, Making your mind up. They had 20 chart entries during their career including The land of make believe, My camera never lies and Piece of the action. The Ultimate Anthology is the first Fizz collection to encompass hits from their entire career through RCA, Polydor and WEA, and the second disc features many rare and unreleased tracks.

The CD also includes:

NEW official Bucks Fizz logo – Unseen photographs and pictures including live shots – 8 page booklet with extensive sleeve notes (completely re-mastered)

The full track listing is:

Disc: 1
1. Making Your Mind Up
2. Piece of the Action
3. One of Those Nights
4. Land of Make Believe
5. My Camera Never Lies (Dead End Version)
6. Now Those Days are Gone
7. If You Can�t Stand the Heat (Dead End Version)
8. Run For Your Life
9. When We Were Young (Dead End Version)
10. London Town (Dead End Version)
11. Rules of the Game (Dead End Version)
12. Talking in Your Sleep
13. Golden Days Are Over (Dead End Version)
14. I Hear Talk (Single Version)
15. You and Your Heart so Blue
16. Magical
17. New Beginning
18. Love the One You�re with (7� edit)
19. Keep Each Other Warm (Dead End Version)
20. Heart of Stone

Disc: 2
1. Oh Suzanne
2. When We Were Young (Extended Mix)
3. Rules of the Game (Extended mix)
4. What�s� Love Got to Do with It?
5. You and Your Heart So Blue (Extended Mix)
6. New Beginning (Original Extended Mix)
7. Love The One You�re With (Extended Mix)
8. Keep Each Other Warm (Long Version)
9. Give A Little Love (Long Version)
10. If Paradise is Half as Nice (Extended Version) (Cheryl Baker) solo track
11. This Fragile Heart (Cheryl Baker) solo track
12. My Camera Never Lies (1987 Remix)
13. Land Of Make Believe (1991 Dance Funk Remix)

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