Dead or Alive was an English pop band formed in 1980 in Liverpool. They released seven singles that made the Top 40 UK and three albums on the Top 30 UK.
Two of the band's singles reached the U.S. Top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 -- "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)" (No. 11 in 1985) and "Brand New Lover" (No. 15 in 1986).
"You Spin Me Round" peaked at number one for two weeks in 1985 in the UK.
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