Friday, October 23, 2015

Better When They Sucked - Human League

I'm operating from memory, so forgive me for butchering the history here.  Human League started of as being a titch more artsy avant garde before the real musicians of the group left and they turned more pop.  Their first album under this incarnation had a little ditty described by frontman Philip Oakey as a "poor quality filler track", and ended up being:

Which, I don't care how cool you think you are, is one of the best pop songs ever.  So let's move all creative control away from the band to Janet Jackson's producers:

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