The track was the first single to be released after the act became a duo consisting of lead singer Best Of Families - Various - God Save Us From The USA Johnson and group founder Mark Gane hence the shortened name, with the first letter of their first names.
The song's title deals with the subject of racism in the radio industry, at a time when Black Stations / White Stations (Extended Dance Remix) - M + M - Black Stations / White Stations cutting-edged songs and the radio stations in general were starting to open up to newer formats like rhythmic contemporarywhich genre this song predates.
It also took on how station policies dictates what can or can not be played on air. This was evidenced by Johnson, who recalled how a radio station refused to play a song about an interracial relationship.
The single was also controversial in its own right, as radio stations avoided playing the single because of the song's title and lyrics [ citation needed ] despite being a modest hit in Canada, where it reached No. In the United States, the single peaked at No. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Record Research. Official Charts Company. Retrieved Retrieved 2 November Martha and the Muffins.
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