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  1. Lene Lovich (/ ˈ l eɪ n ə ˈ l ʌ v ɪ tʃ /; born March 30, ) is an English-American singer, songwriter and musician. She first gained attention in with the release of her hit single "Lucky Number", which peaked at number 3 on the UK Singles Chart and made her a leading figure of the new wave music symphonic.mightworkerfedicoifyn.infoinfo in Detroit, Michigan, Lovich moved to England at the age of 13, where.
  2. Mar 31,  · The bonus tracks - for a change - add value to the "Flex" reissue. You get the "New Toy" EP and a pair of songs from the lackluster "No Man's Land" third album. The Thomas Dolby penned "New Toy" is a new wave classic, and probably the closest thing Lene had to an American hit. (As well as being a precursor to Dolby's own hits.)/5(17).
  3. Lene Lovich (born Lili-Marlene Premilovich on March 30, ) is an American artist of Serbian and British parentage, best known for her new wave and post-punk inspired singles such as "Lucky Number" and "New Toy".Lovich met the guitarist/songwriter Les Chappell, who became her longtime collaborator, when they were symphonic.mightworkerfedicoifyn.infoinfo in Detroit, Michigan to a British mother and a Serbian father.
  4. Sep 08,  · For me, this was my favorite of Lene Lovich's work. Every song on here was amazing, and the production was very psychedelic, while maintaining that New Wave Dance pulse. I prefer this SPECIAL STAR to the NO MANS LAND version. CATS AWAY is a fun instrumental, that I believe Lene is playing sax on. DETAILS is wild.5/5(3).
  5. Stateless () Flex () New Toy () It's You, Only You () March () Shadows and Dust () Cha Cha movie () Lene Lovich (born 30 March ) is an American singer of English descent based in England, who first gained attention as part of the New Wave music scene of the late s and early s.
  6. General CommentAs soon as you discover who penned this tune, you go, "Oh, symphonic.mightworkerfedicoifyn.infoinfo course!" Well. at least that's what I did. The melody, the lyrics, the humor. They all scream Thomas Dolby. How cool that he & Lene Lovich were buds back when New Wave was still sort of new!5/5(1).
  7. Lene Lovich, Soundtrack: Beverly Hills Ninja. Preceding Lene Lovich's emergence onto the music scene, with her hit new wave single "Lucky Number", her existence was already engulfed by her insatiable appetite for the visual and performing arts. In autumn , with her partner-- Les Chappell, she went to London to attend art school. From there, Lovich attended several art schools and Occupation: Soundtrack, Actress, Composer.
  8. One of the great synth pop singles, "New Toy" was the first mainstream exposure not for Lene Lovich, who had already scored a pair of minor U.S. hits with "Lucky Number" and her camp cover of Tommy James' "I Think We're Alone Now," but for her friend Thomas Dolby, who wrote the song for Lovich as a thank you for hiring him for her touring band.

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