The Communards

The Communards

Profile:
Synthpop duo, active from 1985 to 1988, comprising ex-Bronski Beat singer Jimmy Somerville and keyboard player Richard Coles, often with additional vocals by Sarah Jane Morris. They enjoyed a string of UK club and chart successes during the mid-to-late 1980's, including the number one hit "Don't Leave Me This Way".
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The Communards Discography

Albums

Communards* Communards (Album) London Records Germany 1986 Sell This Version
The Communards Red (Album) MCA Records UK 1987 Sell This Version
CN 4916/S The Communards In Concert-403(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 4916/S UK 1987 Sell This Version
CN 5111/S The Communards In Concert-429(LP, Transcription) BBC Transcription Services CN 5111/S UK 1988 Sell This Version
LONZ 166 The Communards The Communards Storm Paris(3x12", Album, Maxi, Ltd, Gat) London Records LONZ 166 UK 1988 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

The Communards You Are My World (Single) London Records, London Records Germany 1985 Sell This Version
AS 5000 713 The Cure / The Communards The Cure / The Communards - Close To Me / You Are My World(7", Jukebox, Promo) PolyGram AS 5000 713 Italy 1985 Sell This Version
Communards* So Cold The Night (Maxi, Single, EP) Metronome UK 1986 Sell This Version
Communards* Disenchanted (Single, Maxi) London Records Japan 1986 Sell This Version
Communards* With Sarah Jane Morris Communards* With Sarah Jane Morris - Don't Leave Me This Way (Single, Maxi, EP) London Records, London Records Spain 1986 Sell This Version
AS 5000 735 The Communards / Dire Straits The Communards / Dire Straits - Don't Leave Me This Way / Walk Of Life(7", Jukebox) PolyGram AS 5000 735 Italy 1986 Sell This Version
The Communards Tomorrow (Comp, Single, Maxi) Metronome, London Records France 1987 Sell This Version
The Communards Never Can Say Goodbye (Single, EP, Maxi) London Records Spain 1987 Sell This Version
The Communards You Are My World (Single, Maxi, EP) London Records, London Records UK 1987 Sell This Version
886 112-1 Communards* The Multimix(12", Maxi) London Records 886 112-1 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
AS 5000 760 Communards* / ABC Communards* / ABC - Tomorrow / When Smokey Sings (7", Promo) PolyGram AS 5000 760 Italy 1987 Sell This Version
886 112-1, 888 198-1 Communards* / Status Quo Communards* / Status Quo - The Multimix / The Quo Christmas Cake Mix(12", Maxi, Promo) London Records, Vertigo 886 112-1, 888 198-1 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
886 047-1, 888 380-1 The Communards / Kool & The Gang The Communards / Kool & The Gang - Disenchanted / The Throwdown Mix(12", Maxi, Promo, Spl) London Records, Mercury 886 047-1, 888 380-1 Spain 1987 Sell This Version
The Communards There's More To Love (Single, EP, Maxi) London Records, London Records Spain 1988 Sell This Version
The Communards For A Friend (Single, Maxi) London Records, London Records Australasia 1988 Sell This Version
LONX 179, 326 491-1 The Communards Dancing Queen (Live)(LP, Single) London Records LONX 179, 326 491-1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
D791 Prince / Teena Marie / The Communards Prince / Teena Marie / The Communards - 1999 / Square Biz / Don't Leave Me This Way / Never Can Say Goodbye(12") Ballroom Records D791 1996 Sell This Version
none Blu Mar Ten / NuTone* vs Communards* Blu Mar Ten / NuTone* vs Communards* - Untitled / Untitled(Acetate, 12") Heathmans Mastering none UK 2006 Sell This Version

Compilations

MIX 1 Communards* The 12" Singles / An Interview With Jimmy Somerville and Richard Coles(Cass, Comp, Promo, QC-) London Records, PolyGram MIX 1 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
Jimmy Somerville Featuring Bronski Beat And The Communards Jimmy Somerville Featuring Bronski Beat And The Communards - The Singles Collection 1984/1990 (Comp, Album) London Records Europe 1990 Sell This Version