Dexys Midnight Runners

ABOUT

Dexys Midnight Runners is a highly acclaimed and veteran English rock band with numerous personnel changes over the years that became hugely popular during the early 1980s. They are best known for the upbeat and era-defining "Come On Eileen" (1983), which topped the charts in the U.S., the U.K., Ireland, and many other countries worldwide.


Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Come On Eileen (1983)
  • The Celtic Soul Brothers (1983)

Pop charts debut year: 1983

Years active: 1978-1986; 2003-present

Genres: Pop rock, new wave, blue-eyed soul, Celtic folk

Labels: Oddball, EMI, Mercury, BMG, Windsong, Absolute Dexys, Warner

Website: dexysofficial.com

MERCHANDISE

Disclosure: The following links will take you to various online merchants outside of allbutforgottenoldies.net that sell recordings and other merchandise for the performing artist featured on this page. Please note that these are referral or affiliate links from which allbutforgottenoldies.net may receive, at no additional cost to you, a commission if you should make any purchases through them.


amazon.com CDs, Vinyl, & more

Dexys Midnight Runners

Search 25 million records at MusicStack Vinyl Records, LPs, CDs and Rare Albums. Out of Print Music Albums and Imports

Dexys Midnight Runners


Share this page on Facebook Share this page on Twitter Share this page on Pinterest