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Happy Birthday, Dave Wakeling!

Born on this day in 1956, in Birmingham, England, musician, Dave Wakeling, of The Beat and General Public fame. Cheers, Dave!

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Pop-A-Looza TV

General Public / Tenderness

Tenderness was General Public‘s second single from the Lp, All The Rage. It appeared in a trio of classic 1980’s teen films, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Weird Science and Sixteen Candles.

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General Public / Tenderness

Here at Pop-A-Looza HQ, General Public‘s “Tenderness” is one of our favorite tunes from the decade of excess. Featuring Dave Wakeling and Ranking Roger of The English Beat, General Public had a really great, positive sound. Enjoy!