This week’s One Hit Wonder is most famous for being unpopular with Ultravox fans. This novelty ditty kept the giants of 1980’s Electroncia off the No. 1 spot with their mighty ballad Vienna. Despite the band spending just under 100 weeks in the UK Top 40 with their singles over the years, the No.1 spot eluded them and so the American/Australian behind this hit, Joe Dolce, often attracts the ire of their fans. But, as we’ve said before in this feature, there’s nothing more the British public love more than a novelty single…
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