Black or White (Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel song). Black or White" is a song by the British rock band Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, released in 1975 as the lead single from the band's 1976 studio album Timeless Flight. On occasions, the song has been titled "Black or White (And Step on It)". It was written and produced by Harley.
The Best Years of Our Lives is the third studio album by Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, released in 1975. It was the first album that featured Harley's name ahead of the band's (the band was previously known simply as Cockney Rebel). The album contains the band's only UK number one, the million-selling "Make Me Smile (Come Up and See Me)". The album was produced by Harley and Alan Parsons.
A Closer Look is a compilation album by Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel, released in America in 1975. It features material from the original Cockney Rebel line-up, as well as Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel line-up. Despite gaining a number of hits across Europe and the UK since 1973, Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel had yet to break the American market by 1975. The band had gained a cult following in the country, but hadn't seen any commercial success.
TOPPOP: Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel - Black Or White. (Love) Compared With You - Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel. Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel - It Wasn't Me - The Best Years Of Our Lives - 1975. Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel - Innocence And Guilt. In November, "Black or White" was chosen to precede the album as its lead single. Despite the band's success earlier in the year, the song failed to reach the UK Top 50, which in turn gave the UK's music press the chance to predict Harley's commercial eclipse. However, "Black or White" did reach on the BMRB's UK Breakers Chart on 22 November 1975 (which would be equal to on the UK.
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The real meat, however, lies among the excerpted album cuts, as the compilers treat all seven original Harley/Cockney Rebel LPs with more or less equal respect - many fans would have drawn a line after the first three. But "White White Dove," "Roll the Dice," and the like all deserve a fresh hearing, and The Cream of emerges with almost unruffled consistency, and an overall impact that is all the more satisfying for being so unexpected.
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- Producer – Steve Harley
- Written-By – Steve Harley
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