Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae
They are best known for the hits "Sunshine Reggae" and " White Horse " from and "Bakerman" from Guldberg and Stahl met in the mids, and played together Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae a group called The Starbox Band. After a poorly received show supporting The Kinksthe band split up, but the duo continued working together. Guldberg set up a small studio in downtown Copenhagen where the two musicians began exploring the possibilities that were being opened up by new technologies, such as multitrack tape recorderssynthesizers and drum machines.
Their debut album, simply titled Laid Backwas released inand the single "Maybe I'm Crazy" became a number-one hit in Denmark. The next year, the single "Sunshine Reggae" was released, and became another chart-topper in their home country; it was later included on the band's second album, Keep Smilinginand went on to become a number-one single in Italy, West Germany, and nineteen other countries around the world.
In the US, however, it was the single's B-side that became the band's only big hit. After the song was re-released as an A-side on both 7-inch and inch vinylit went on Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae spend three Iannis Xenakis Oresteia at number one on Billboard ' s National Disco Action charts; it was also a crossover success, reaching the top five on the Hot Black Singles chart while peaking at number 26 on the Billboard Spring No Time For Crying in early Its relatively poor performance on the Hot is most likely due to the track's controversial lyrics including the word " bitch "which prevented it from receiving radio airplay in much of the country.
The duo made a return to the European charts in with the single "Bakerman" featuring Danish singer Hanne Boelwhich peaked at number nine on the West German chart, and number 44 in the United Kingdom in early It was accompanied by an unusual video, directed by Lars von Trierwhich featured the band skydiving while "playing" their instruments. Monday 16 September Tuesday 17 September Wednesday 18 September Thursday 19 September Friday 20 September Saturday 21 September Sunday 22 September Monday 23 September Tuesday 24 September Wednesday 25 September Thursday Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae September Friday 27 September Saturday 28 September Sunday 29 September Monday 30 September Tuesday Eschotan Going Into Battle October Wednesday 2 October Thursday 3 October Friday 4 Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae Saturday 5 October Sunday 6 October Monday 7 October Tuesday 8 October Wednesday 9 October Thursday 10 October Friday 11 October Saturday 12 October Sunday 13 October Monday 14 October Tuesday 15 October Wednesday 16 October Thursday 17 October Friday 18 October Saturday 19 October Sunday 20 October Monday 21 October Tuesday 22 October Wednesday 23 October Thursday 24 October Friday 25 October Saturday 26 October Sunday 27 October Monday 28 October Tuesday 29 October Laid Back White Horse Sunshine Reggae Wednesday 30 October Thursday 31 October Friday 1 November Saturday 2 November Sunday 3 November Monday 4 November Tuesday 5 November Wednesday 6 November Thursday 7 November Friday 8 November Saturday 9 November Sunday 10 November Monday 11 November Tuesday 12 November Wednesday 13 November Thursday 14 November Friday 15 November Saturday 16 November Sunday 17 November Monday 18 November Tuesday 19 November Wednesday 20 November Thursday 21 November Friday 22 November Saturday 23 November Sunday 24 November Monday 25 November Tuesday 26 November New York: iUniverse.
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