Chart Singles: #11 "A Spin and a Miss!"


This is the eleventh installment of the early 90's computer/console game music craze in the UK. This week we have a track that was used on a TV advertisement, albeit with slightly altered lyrics to make it seem like it was written to be about the character involved.

Artist: Right Said Fred
Title: Wonderman

Released: 1994/03/19
Label: Tug Records
Part Code: CD SNOG 9 / CA SNOG 9 / 12 SNOG 9
EAN: 5 018524 063789 > (Cass)
Chart: 55
Weeks: 1
Style: Euro House 
Wonderman (7" Version) (CD, Cass, 7" & 12")
Wonderman (Instrumental) (Cass)
Wonderman (12" Edit) (CD, 7" & 12")
Wonderman (Acapella) (CD, 7" & 12")
Wonderman (12" Backing Track Un-Edited) (CD, 7" & 12")
Wonderman (7" Alternative Lead Vocal) (CD, 7" & 12")

The '7" Alternative Lead Vocal' is the version of the track that actually appeared in the Sonic 3 Advertisement and it has slightly altered lyrics that makes refferances to Sonic The Hedgehog
The Original version of the track appears on Right Said Freds second album 'Sex & Travel'
This is the second UK chart single that involves Sonic The Hedgehog.
The Original lyric version of this track was later used on the soundtrack to Disney's 'Blank Cheque'

Written by: Richard Fairbrass, Fred Fairbrass, Rob Manzoli
Backing Vocal: Dawn Knight
Published by: Hit & Run Music
Produced by: The Beatmasters
Mixed by: The Beatmasters
Engineered by: James Reynolds
Management: Tamzin Aronowitz (Raw Power Management), Paddy Sparks (Hit & Run)


Last Updated ( 18 May 2010 )  

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