The safety dance was the best selling single by the 1980s canadian new wave band men without hats written by jeremie arrobas. Rhythm of youth revisited.
Released in the united states on march 16 1982 and in the united kingdom in september 1983 the song peaked at number three on the billboard hot 100 chart and number one on cash box as well as number one on the billboard dance chart.
Safety dance men without hats. Men without hats latest studio album love in the age of war was released in may 2012 to the widespread acclaim of critics and the universal enthusiasm of fans. For educational purposes only. The song was written by lead singer ivan doroschuk after he had been kicked out of a club for pogo dancing.
Men without hats the safety dance 1983 we can dance if we want to we can leave your friends behind cause your friends dont dance and if they dont dance well theyre no friends of mine say we can go where we want to a place where they will never find and we can act like we come from out of this world leave the real one far behind and we can dance or sing. Men without hats return to the global pop music scene with their latest album love in the age of war. Safety dance by men without hats remastered at 720p.
A great quality source was fo. The safety dance is a song by canadian new wavesynth pop band men without hats released in canada in 1982 as the second single from rhythm of youth. Music video for the safety dance released by men without hats as a single in 1983 from their 1982 debut album rhythm of youth.
This is the lineup that recorded men without hats 1982 debut album. During 1982 the band consisted of ivan stefan another brother colin doroschuk keyboards along with drummer allan mccarthy. Men without hats without keyboards arent going to work they claimed and that was the end of the story with polygram the line up on the album was ivan on vocals felix matte on lead guitar john kastner on rhythm guitar stefan on bass michel langevin on drums and colin on keyboards.