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Blondie

Embracing a broad range of pop music that encompassed British Invasion rock, garage rock, disco, reggae, Latin rhythms, and hip-hop, Blondie was the most commercially successful band to emerge from the New York punk/new wave community of the late '70s. The group was formed in New York City in August 1974 by singer Deborah Harry (b. July 1, 1945, Miami, Florida), formerly of the folk-pop group Wind in the Willows, and guitarist Chris Stein (b. January 5, 1950, Brooklyn, New York) out of the remnants of Harry's previous group, the Stilettos. The lineup fluctuated over the next year; drummer Clement Burke (b. November 24, 1955, New York) joined in May 1975, and bassist Gary Valentine signed on in August, while keyboard player James Destri (b. April 13, 1954) came on board in October, completing the initial permanent lineup. One of the first bands on the CBGB scene to score a record deal, Blondie released their first album, Blondie, on Private Stock Records in December 1976. In July 1977, Valentine was replaced by Frank Infante.

In August 1977, Chrysalis Records bought Blondie's contract from Private Stock and in October released their second album, Plastic Letters. (Chrysalis also reissued the debut LP.) Blondie expanded to a sextet in November with the addition of bassist Nigel Harrison (born in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, England), as Infante switched to guitar. Blondie broke commercially in the U.K. in March 1978, when their cover of Randy & the Rainbows' 1963 hit "Denise," renamed "Denis," became a Top Ten hit, as did Plastic Letters, followed by a second U.K. Top Ten, "(I'm Always Touched by Your) Presence, Dear." Blondie turned to U.K. producer/songwriter Mike Chapman for their third album, Parallel Lines, which was released in September 1978 and eventually broke them worldwide. "Picture This" became a U.K. Top 40 hit, and "Hanging on the Telephone" made the U.K. Top Ten, but it was the album's third single, the disco-influenced "Heart of Glass," that took Blondie to number one in both the U.K. and the U.S. "Sunday Girl" hit number one in the U.K. in May, and "One Way or Another" hit the U.S. Top 40 in August. Blondie followed with their fourth album, Eat to the Beat, in October. Its first single, "Dreaming," went Top Ten in the U.K., Top 40 in the U.S. The second U.K. single, "Union City Blue," went Top 40. In March 1980, the third U.K. single from Eat to the Beat, "Atomic," became the group's third British number one. (It later made the U.S. Top 40.)

Meanwhile, Harry was collaborating with German disco producer Giorgio Moroder on "Call Me," the theme from the movie American Gigolo. It became Blondie's second transatlantic chart-topper. Blondie's fifth album, Autoamerican, was released in November 1980, and its first single was the reggae-ish tune "The Tide Is High," which went to number one in the U.S. and U.K. The second single was the rap-oriented "Rapture," which topped the U.S. pop charts and went Top Ten in the U.K. But the band's eclectic style reflected a diminished participation by its members: Infante sued, charging that he wasn't being used on the records, though he settled and stayed in the lineup. In 1981, the members of Blondie worked on individual projects, notably Harry's gold-selling solo album, KooKoo. The Best of Blondie was released in the fall of the year. The Hunter, Blondie's sixth album, was released in May 1982, preceded by the single "Island of Lost Souls," a Top 40 hit in the U.S. and U.K. "War Child" also became a Top 40 hit in the U.K., but The Hunter was a commercial disappointment, as was the concert tour that followed.

By the time The Hunter was completed, Stein became seriously ill with the genetic disease pemphigus. As a result, Blondie quietly broke up in October 1982, with Deborah Harry launching a part-time solo career while caring for Stein, who eventually recovered. In 1998, a new Blondie lineup anchored by Harry, Stein, Destri, and Burke united to tour Europe, their first series of dates in 16 years; a new LP, No Exit, followed early the next year. After more touring, this was followed by another studio set, The Curse of Blondie, in 2003, and a DVD of the Live by Request program from A&E was released in 2004. In 2006, Blondie celebrated their 30th anniversary with their induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the release of Greatest Hits: Sound & Vision, a best-of collection that contained all their classic videos as well. Blondie got back to work on original material in October 2009, decamping to upstate New York to start recording a new studio album. Additional sessions were held in Hoboken, and the resulting Panic of Girls was released in July 2011. In 2013, Blondie set out on a concert tour with another iconic female-fronted band, X, and returned to the recording studio to work on a new studio set, which was released in 2014 as Ghosts of Download. ~ William Ruhlmann
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Selected Discography

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Track List: Greatest Hits: Deluxe Redux / Ghosts Of Download

Disc 1

1. Heart Of Glass

2. Dreaming

3. The Tide Is High

4. Maria

5. Sunday Girl

6. Hanging On The Telephone

7. Rapture

8. One Way Or Another

9. Call Me

10. Atomic

11. Rip Her To Shreds

Disc 2

1. Sugar On The Side

2. Rave

3. A Rose By Any Name

4. Winter

5. I Want To Drag You Around

6. I Screwed Up

7. Relax

8. Take Me In The Night

9. Make A Way

10. Mile High

11. Euphoria

12. Take It Back

13. Backroom

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Track List: Panic Of Girls

1. D-Day

5. Girlie Girlie

6. Love Doesn't Frighten Me

7. Words In My Mouth

8. Sunday Smile

9. Wipe Off My Sweat

10. Le Bleu

11. China Shoes

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Track List: Live By Request

1. Dreaming

2. Hanging On The Telephone

4. Tide Is High

6. Rip Her To Shreds (Live)

7. One Way Or Another (Live)

8. Rapture

9. X Offender (Live)

10. Call Me (Live)

11. Union City Blue

12. Heart Of Glass (Live)

14. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear

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Track List: Ten Best: The Best Of Blondie

1. Call Me

2. One Way Or Another

3. Hanging On The Telephone

4. Dreaming

5. Heart Of Glass

6. Rapture

7. The Tide Is High

8. Island Of Lost Souls

9. Denis

10. Atomic

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Track List: No Exit

1. Screaming Skin

2. Forgive And Forget

3. Maria

4. No Exit

5. Double Take

6. Nothing Is Real But The Girl

7. Boom Boom In The Zoom Zoom Room

8. Night Wind Sent

9. Under The Gun (For Jeffery Lee Pierce)

10. Out In The Streets

11. Happy Dog (For Caggy)

12. The Dream's Lost On Me

13. Divine

14. Dig Up The Conjo

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Track List: The Hunter

1. Orchid Club

2. Island Of Lost Souls

3. Dragonfly

4. For Your Eyes Only

5. The Beast

6. War Child

7. Little Caesar

8. Danceway

9. (Can I) Find The Right Words (To Say)

10. English Boys

11. The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game

12. Warchild (Extended Version)

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Track List: The Best Of Blondie

1. Heart Of Glass

2. Dreaming

3. The Tide Is High

4. In The Flesh

5. Sunday Girl

6. Hanging On The Telephone

7. Rapture

8. One Way Or Another

9. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence Dear

10. Call Me

11. Atomic

12. Rip Her To Shreds

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Track List: Autoamerican (Remastered)

1. Europa

2. Live It Up

3. Here's Looking At You

4. The Tide Is High

5. Angels On The Balcony

6. Go Through It

7. Do The Dark

8. Rapture

9. Faces

10. T-Birds

11. Walk Like Me

12. Follow Me

14. Suzy And Jeffrey

15. Rapture (Special Disco Mix)

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Track List: Autoamerican

1. Europa

2. Live It Up

3. Here's Looking At You

4. The Tide Is High

5. Angels On The Balcony

6. Go Through It

7. Do The Dark

8. Rapture

9. Faces

10. T-Birds

11. Walk Like Me

12. Follow Me

13. Call Me (Original Long Version)

14. Suzy And Jeffrey

15. Rapture (Special Disco Mix)

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Track List: Eat To The Beat (Re-Issue)

1. Dreaming

2. The Hardest Part

3. Union City Blue

4. Shayla

5. Eat To The Beat

6. Accidents Never Happen

7. Die Young Stay Pretty

8. Slow Motion

9. Atomic

11. Victor

12. Living In The Real World

13. Die Young Stay Pretty (Live)

15. Heroes (Live)

16. Ring Of Fire (Live)

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Track List: Parallel Lines

1. Hanging On The Telephone

2. One Way Or Another

3. Picture This

4. Fade Away And Radiate

5. Pretty Baby

6. I Know But I Don't Know

7. 11:59

8. Will Anything Happen

9. Sunday Girl

10. Heart Of Glass

11. I'm Gonna Love You Too

12. Just Go Away

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Track List: Plastic Letters (Remaster)

1. Fan Mail

2. Denis

3. Bermuda Triangle Blues (Flight 45)

4. Youth Nabbed As Sniper

5. Contact In Red Square

6. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence Dear

7. I'm On E

8. I Didn't Have The Nerve To Say No

9. Love At The Pier

11. Kidnapper

12. Detroit 442

13. Cautious Lip

15. Scenery

16. Poets Problem

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Track List: Blondie (Re-Issue)

1. X Offender

2. Little Girl Lies

3. In The Flesh

4. Look Good In Blue

5. In The Sun

6. A Shark In Jets Clothing

7. Man Overboard

8. Rip Her To Shreds

9. Rifle Range

10. Kung Fu Girls

11. The Attack Of The Giant Ants

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Track List: Ghosts Of Download

1. Make A Way

2. Rave

4. Take It Back

5. Sugar On The Side

6. Winter

7. Mile High

8. Can't Stop Wanting

10. A Rose By Any Name

11. Relax

12. Take Me In The Night

13. I Screwed Up

14. Euphoria

15. Backroom

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Track List: Greatest Hits

1. Dreaming

2. Call Me

3. One Way Or Another

4. Heart Of Glass

5. The Tide Is High

6. X Offender

7. Hanging On The Telephone

8. Rip Her To Shreds

9. Rapture

10. Atomic

11. Picture This

12. In The Flesh

13. Denis

14. (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear

15. Union City Blue

16. The Hardest Part

17. Island Of Lost Souls

18. Sunday Girl

19. Maria

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Track List: Live

1. Dreaming

2. Hanging On the Telephone

3. Screaming Skin

4. Atomic

5. Forgive and Forget

6. The Tide Is High

7. Shayla

8. Sunday Girl

9. Maria

10. Call Me

12. Rapture

13. Rip Her to Shreds

14. X Offender

16. Heart of Glass

17. One Way or Another

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Track List: Rock On (Single)

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BLONDIE!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! O M G ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! x
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Blondie still ROCKS..
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Mucho Mistrust.... . . . L U V S . . . . . G O N E BEHIND!!!!!! ! D A DA DA......DA DA...XXXXXXO O O O O O
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I freaking love this song!!!!!!! Or, I'm in
Love with it I love Call Me!!!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ‼ ‼ ‼:-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D :-D
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One Way....or Another I'm gonna Meet Ya........xx x x x O o o o o o X
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It's monday- wash day even if the Tide is high
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Love the music bring it back in Brooklyn East N.Y. In 80 90
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i love this song
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i know
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Blondie's such a good Singer
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jmonkey004
Hey blondie I make my own song to is call I can believe is the love song you get ready to listen to my first song that was amazing
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I remember watching her on America Banstand lol......
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LOVE BLONDIE, ALWAYS DEBORAH HARRY ROCK ON!!!!
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I like your No Exit album.
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I know the Tide is high JTD but your hamster is over flowing where have you been to the races ?
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Love this music
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I love Blondie songs��
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Can you come to my school with me on our date night with my best friends my name is Jonathan Edward Rittenhouse love your song to my montoursvill e high school l book you on my school correct at 7.00 and 6.30
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Aunt Becky!!
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A fair number of iconic, instantly recognizable songs!
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Rapture
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Cool ;-)
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Dreamin' ;)!!!!!!!!!! ! ! ! !
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So good
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I love one way or another
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Deborah Harry will always be a rock and roll goddess! Great vocals great lyrics monster sex appeal everything the eighties need to be and a big blond-haired mess of more
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Amazing song
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Awesome song����
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Loved Her singing Rainbow Connection With Kermit on The Muppet Show! Check It Out!! A Truly Amazing Performer.
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Love her...Like a fine wine...gets better with time!!!!!!!
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There's only 1 Debra Harry. Have dug them since my teens. Never got a chance to see them. Parents wouldn't allow it! Debbie was, is incredibly talented and there would be no Blondie without her!
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I agree, she had that thing...that look with class and carried it well. Also a very cool band, had their look with talent. Maria? One of her best.
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Debbie Harry, I believe, was before her time… She was hot then and she's even hotter now
comes with age for us women LOL

0;o)))
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The Lady's loved this song, I just was in love with Blondie.
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ONE WAYYYY OR ANOTHER!!!!! !
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I LOVE THIS MUSIC!!!!
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Your songs are kinda nice though
Some of your songs i dont really
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Maria/The tide is high are my fav songs!
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Saw her this summer. Still sounds and looks good:-)
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I love love the song call me I love you blondie
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Blondie!
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