Close to the Bone is the sixth studio album by the British pop group Thompson Twins, released by Arista in March 1987. Now only the duo of Tom Bailey and Alannah Currie remaining, this was the first album the group made without Joe Leeway. It was produced by Bailey and Rupert Hine.

Ending their run of Top 5 albums in the UK, the album was a commercial failure, peaking at number 90 in the UK and failing to yield any hit singles. It fared a little better in the US, peaking at number 76 on the Billboard Top 200, with the single "Get That Love" reaching number 31 on the Billboard Hot 100.

The album has been re-issued as part of the 2012 set Original Album Classics, which featured the albums In the Name of Love, Quick Step and Side Kick, Into the Gap, Here's to Future Days and Close to the Bone.

 

Tracklist

Follow Your Heart 3:54
Bush Baby 4:10
Get That Love 4:00
Twentieth Century 4:02
Long Goodbye 4:22
Still Waters 3:36
Savage Moon 4:40
Gold Fever 4:02
Dancing In Your Shoes 4:28
Perfect Day 4:26

Thompson Twins - Close to the Bone [LP]

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