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Ph.D. (band)

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PhD were a British group best known for their UK Top 10 hit "I Won't Let You Down" in April 1982, although the song had been a hit the previous year throughout Europe. [1]

34 relations: Atlantic Records, Ballad, Bandit (band), Blue-eyed soul, Cover version, Doctor of Philosophy, Hard rock, Hepatitis, Hit record, I Should Have Known Better (Jim Diamond song), I Won't Let You Down (Ph.D. song), Is It Safe?, ITunes, Jeff Beck, Jim Diamond (1988 album), Jim Diamond (singer), Little Suzi's on the Up, MTV, Music video, New wave music, Ph.D. (album), Pop rock, Simon Phillips (drummer), Synth-pop, Tesla (band), The Jeff Beck Group, Three (Ph.D. album), Tony Hymas, Top 40, UK Albums Chart, UK Singles Chart, Voiceprint Records, Warner Bros. Records, Warner Music Group.

Atlantic Records

Atlantic Recording Corporation (simply known as Atlantic Records) is an American major record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegün and Herb Abramson.

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Ballad

A ballad is a form of verse, often a narrative set to music.

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Bandit (band)

Bandit were an English rock band, formed in 1976 and disbanded in 1978.

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Blue-eyed soul

Blue-eyed soul (also known as white soul) is rhythm and blues and soul music performed by white artists.

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Cover version

In popular music, a cover version, cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording by someone other than the original artist or composer of a previously recorded, commercially released song.

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Doctor of Philosophy

A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD or Ph.D.; Latin Philosophiae doctor) is the highest academic degree awarded by universities in most countries.

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Hard rock

Hard rock is a loosely defined subgenre of rock music that began in the mid-1960s, with the garage, psychedelic and blues rock movements.

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Hepatitis

Hepatitis is inflammation of the liver tissue.

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Hit record

A hit record is an audio recording, usually in the form of a single or album, that sells a large number of copies or otherwise becomes broadly popular or well-known, through airplay, club play, inclusion in a film or stage play soundtrack, causing it to have "hit" (appeared on) one of the popular chart listings.

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I Should Have Known Better (Jim Diamond song)

"I Should Have Known Better" was a UK number one single for one week in December 1984 for Jim Diamond.

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I Won't Let You Down (Ph.D. song)

"I Won't Let You Down" is a 1982 single by British band Ph.D. It entered the UK charts in April 1982 at #34 and peaked at #3 in May of that year.

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Is It Safe?

Is It Safe? is the 1983 second album from Ph.D. It would be their last album until 2009's comeback Three.

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ITunes

iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.

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Jeff Beck

Geoffrey Arnold Beck (born 24 June 1944) is an English rock guitarist.

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Jim Diamond (1988 album)

Jim Diamond is Singer/Songwriter Jim Diamond's self-titled and third studio album.

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Jim Diamond (singer)

James Aaron Diamond (28 September 1951 – 8 October 2015) was a Scottish singer-songwriter, best known for his three Top 5 hits: "I Won't Let You Down" (1982), as the lead singer of Ph.D.; and his solo performances "I Should Have Known Better", a United Kingdom No. 1 in 1984, and "Hi Ho Silver", the theme song from Boon, which reached No.

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Little Suzi's on the Up

"Little Suzi's on the Up" is a song by British new wave group Ph.D. The song was released as the band's first single, appearing on their self-titled debut.

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MTV

MTV (originally an initialism of Music Television) is an American cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Media Networks (a division of Viacom) and headquartered in New York City.

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Music video

A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.

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New wave music

New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.

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Ph.D. (album)

Ph.D. is the 1981 début album by the band of the same name.

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Pop rock

Pop rock (also typeset as pop/rock) is rock music with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude.

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Simon Phillips (drummer)

Simon Phillips (born 6 February 1957) is an English jazz, pop and rock drummer songwriter, and producer, best known for his studio and session work with seminal English rock acts throughout the 1970s and 1980s and for being the drummer for Toto from 1992 to 2014.

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Synth-pop

Synth-pop (short for synthesizer pop; also called techno-pop) is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.

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Tesla (band)

Tesla is an American rock band formed in Sacramento, California in late 1981 by bassist Brian Wheat and guitarist Frank Hannon as Earthshaker, and later City Kidd.

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The Jeff Beck Group

The Jeff Beck Group was an English rock band formed in London in January 1967 by former Yardbirds guitarist Jeff Beck.

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Three (Ph.D. album)

Three is the 2009 comeback album and final release from Ph.D. It was their first album since 1983's Is It Safe?.

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Tony Hymas

Anthony James Keith "Tony" Hymas is an English keyboard player, pianist and composer.

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Top 40

In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.

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UK Albums Chart

The Official Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.

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UK Singles Chart

The UK Singles Chart (currently entitled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling singles in the United Kingdom, based upon physical sales, paid-for downloads and streaming.

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Voiceprint Records

Voiceprint Records was a record label based in England, founded in 1990 by Rob Ayling.

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Warner Bros. Records

Warner Bros.

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Warner Music Group

Warner Music Group (WMG, also referred to as Warner Music or WEA International) is an American multinational entertainment and record label conglomerate headquartered in New York City.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ph.D._(band)

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