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Two Tribes


About this object

Two Tribes was the second single by Frankie Goes to Hollywood. When released in June 1984 it entered the charts straight in at number one and stayed at the top of the chart for nine consecutive weeks. It was the longest running number-one single in the UK of the 1980s.

Holly Johnson, Peter Gill and Mark O'Toole received the Ivor Novello award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Two Tribes
  • Accession no.
  • Type
    12'' vinyl record
  • Artist/Maker
    Frankie Goes to Hollywood
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Paper; Plastic
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    310 mm x 310 mm x 3 mm
  • Related people
    Frankie Goes to Hollywood (Artist/maker, associated person)
  • Collection
    From the Museum of Liverpool collections
Object view = Social History
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