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Thompson Twins


Thompson Twins was a British pop band that formed in April 1977. The band was named after the two bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson in Hergé's comic strip The Adventures of Tintin. Initially a new wave group, they switched to a more mainstream pop sound and achieved considerable popularity from 1983, scoring a string of hits in the United ... See full bio »

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Ghostbusters Soundtrack
(1984)
(2018)
(1999)
Sixteen Candles Soundtrack
(1984)

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 1992 Thompson Twins: Play with Me (Jane) (Music Video)
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 1992 Thompson Twins: The Saint (Music Video)
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 1991 Thompson Twins: Come Inside (Music Video)
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 1990 Thompson Twins: Bombers in the Sky - Gremlins 2 Version (Music Video)
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 1990 Thompson Twins: Bombers in the Sky (Music Video)
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 1989 Thompson Twins: Sugar Daddy (Music Video)
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 1987 Thompson Twins: Long Goodbye (Music Video)
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 1987 Thompson Twins: Get That Love (Music Video)
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 1986 Thompson Twins: Nothing in Common (Music Video)
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 1985 Thompson Twins: Revolution (Music Video)
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 1985 Thompson Twins: King for a Day (Music Video)
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 1985 Thompson Twins: Don't Mess with Doctor Dream (Music Video)
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 1984 Thompson Twins: Lay Your Hands on Me (Music Video)
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 1984 Thompson Twins: Sister of Mercy (Music Video)
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 1984 Thompson Twins: You Take Me Up (Music Video)
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 1984 Thompson Twins: Doctor! Doctor! (Music Video)
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 1983 Thompson Twins: We Are Detective (Music Video)
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 1983 Thompson Twins: Hold Me Now (Music Video)
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 1983 Thompson Twins: Watching (Music Video)
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 1983 Thompson Twins: Love on Your Side (Music Video)
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 1982 Thompson Twins: Lies (Music Video)
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CD: "Platinum & Gold Collection" (Arista)

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Alternate Names:

The Thompson Twins
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The band took its name from the characters Thompson & Thompson from "The Adventures of Tintin" comics. See more »

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