Fine Young Cannibals

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Fine Young Cannibals were a British band formed in Birmingham, England in 1984, by bassist David Steele, guitarist Andy Cox (both formerly of The Beat), and singer Roland Gift (formerly of the Akrylykz). Their 1989 album, The Raw and the Cooked, topped the UK and US Album charts, and contained their two Billboard Hot 100 number ones: "She Drives Me Crazy" and "Good Thing".

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Selected Fine Young Cannibals film and TV show credits.

Soundtrack Credits

2009
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2008
Doomsday (2008)
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2007
Towelhead (2007)
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2006
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2006
Will & Grace: Say Goodnight Gracie (TV Movie)
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2005
Hitch (2005)
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2005
I Love the 80's 3-D (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Saturday Night Live in the '80s: Lost & Found (TV Show)
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2005
My Name Is Earl (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Reunion (2005) (TV Show)
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2005
Namco Museum: 50th Anniversary
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2003
Cold Case (2003) (TV Show)
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2003
Nip/Tuck (2003) (TV Show)
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1999
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1998
Since You've Been Gone (1998) (TV Movie)
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1997
Fever Pitch (1997)
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1997
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1994
Tohuwabohu (TV Show)
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1993
The Lie
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1992
Highlander (1992) (TV Show)
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1990
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1990
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1990
Ferris Bueller (1990) (TV Show)
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1989
Gross Anatomy (1989)
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1989
Rosenda
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1987
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1987
Tin Men (1987)
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1987
Down Twisted (1987)
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1987
thirtysomething (1987) (TV Show)
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1986
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1986
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1986
Thrashin' (1986)
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1981
Razzamatazz (TV Show)
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1971
Columbo (1971) (TV Show)
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Provinssirock 30 (TV Show)
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Albums

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Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Fine Young Cannibals.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
She Drives Me Crazy 1988 5,812
Good Thing 1988 25,142
Johnny Come Home 1989 42,055
Suspicious Minds 1988 60,271
I'm Not The Man I Used To Be 1988 75,889
Don't Look Back 1988 121,506
Tell Me What 1989 140,540
I'm Not Satisfied 1989 143,816
Blue 1988 149,703
Funny How Love Is 1988 176,570
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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Band Members

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List of Fine Young Cannibals group members, including current and former members.


Other NamesTwo Men a Drum Machine and a Trumpet
Former MembersDavid Steele
Andy Cox
Roland Gift
GenrePop rock
soul
college rock
Genre LinksPop/Rock, R&B
OriginBirmingham, England
Year(s) Active1984–1992, 1996
Music StyleSoul, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul, Dance-Rock, Alternative/ Indie Rock, College Rock
Music MoodRefined/Mannered, Rollicking, Dramatic, Energetic, Exuberant, Gentle, Reflective, Sweet, Earnest, Freewheeling, Fun, Literate, Party/Celebratory, Passionate, Playful, Poignant, Sentimental, Somber, Sophisticated, Stylish
LabelsLondon
I.R.S.
Associated ActsThe Beat
Two Men a Drum Machine and a Trumpet

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