Who are we UB40?

We are UB40 featuring Ali Campbell and Astro, both founding members of the original UB40. Ali left the original band in 2008 siting business management issues and was vindicated when said managers were struck off.

Is UB40’s new album unprecedented about Ali Campbell?

This new record marks Astro’s final album in collaboration with Ali Campbell before his tragic death in November 2021. UB40 Featuring Ali Campbell & Astro’s new album Unprecedented, is out now via UMe. The album is available as a black 2LP, a limited-edition white-color 2LP, CD and limited-edition cassette as well as digitally.

What was UB40s last album?

The band released their next album, TwentyFourSeven, UB40s last with their classic lineup, by way of a free insert in The Mail on Sundays 4 May 2008 issue. The newspaper sold nearly three million copies.

What is the ISSN for UB40?

ISSN 0140-0460. Retrieved 11 November 2021. ^ a b c Youngs, Ian (2 May 2008). Entertainment | UB40 singer replaced by brother. BBC News. Retrieved 27 January 2011. ^ UB40 replace Duncan Campbell with Matt Doyle as lead singer. The Independent. 5 July 2021. ^ Rival band remains true to its roots in reggae. Yorkshire Post. 7 March 2014.

Who are UB40 and why are they famous?

UB40 are an English reggae pop band, formed in December 1978 in Birmingham. They have scored over 50 singles in the UK Singles Chart, and have achieved success around the world, including Grammy nominations for Best Reggae Album four times. UB40 have sold over 70 million records worldwide.

Who is the lead singer of UB40 now?

The original UB40 - with Robin Campbell as lead singer - have the rights to the official UB40 name, and have continued to perform and release music together. Their most recent album was 2019s For the Many.

How many albums has UB40 sold?

The band has had more than 50 singles in the UK Singles Chart, and has also achieved considerable international success. They have been nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album four times, and in 1984 were nominated for the Brit Award for Best British Group. UB40 have sold over 70 million records worldwide.

How old is Duncan Campbell of UB40?

Duncan Campbell (born 3 April 1958 in Birmingham) is an English musician and former lead singer of the reggae band, UB40. He joined the band in 2008 after the departure of his brother Ali Campbell, the former UB40 lead singer. Current bandmate Robin Campbell is also his brother, and he is the son of the late folk singer Ian Campbell.

How many albums has UB40 sold?

The discography of UB40, a British reggae band, consists of 20 studio albums, 17 compilation albums, seven live albums, two remix albums, 62 singles and a number of appearances with other artists. The band has sold over 70 million records worldwide.

What was the last UB40 album with Ali Campbell?

TwentyFourSeven is the sixteenth studio album by UB40. It is the last UB40 album to feature the classic line-up with vocalist/guitarist Ali Campbell and keyboardist Mickey Virtue.

When did UB40 release Breakfast in bed?

UB40 is the eighth album by British reggae band UB40, released on the DEP International label in 1988. This album contained the hit single Breakfast in Bed with Chrissie Hynde, which reached No. 6 in the UK charts.

When was signing off by UB40 released?

Signing Off was released on 29 August 1980. It entered the UK Albums Chart on 2 October 1980, and spent 71 weeks in total on the chart. Signing Off is now a Platinum album. As UB40 grew in popularity, they encouraged and supported local musicians and bands from Birmingham, such as Beshara, often bringing them on tour.

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