Did UB40 Sing Red Red Wine?

Did UB40 Sing Red Red Wine?

UB40 version UB40 recorded a version of “Red Red Wine” for their album of cover versions Labour of Love. According to UB40 member Astro, the group’s former vocalist and trumpet player, the band were only familiar with Tony Tribe’s version and did not realize that the writer and original singer was Neil Diamond.

How old is UB40 Red Red Wine?

UB40, whose members grew up listening to these versions, took it to #1 in their native UK with their 1983 cover. The lyrics sing the praises of wine, and its ability to make you forget your problems.

Who wrote UB40 Red Red Wine?

Neil DiamondRed Red Wine / LyricistNeil Leslie Diamond is an American singer-songwriter, musician and occasional actor. He has sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling musicians of all time. Wikipedia

Does red wine have alcohol?

Whether red wine has any prominent health benefit is still a debatable issue. However, studies have shown that consuming a moderate amount of red wine, which has an alcohol content of 12% -15% on a daily basis helps in the prevention of a number of diseases including heart disease.

How old is Robin Campbell?

67 years (December 25, 1954)Robin Campbell / Age

Where is UB40 from?

Birmingham, United KingdomUB40 / Origin

Which pub did UB40 own?

The Eagle and Tun pub
The Eagle and Tun pub in Birmingham has re-opened after a seven year closure. The pub – which is located on the corner of Banbury Street – was made famous when Birmingham’s favourite reggae/pop group – UB40 – shot the video for their chart-topping single Red Red Wine there back in 1983.

What kind of wine does UB40 drink?

Vinified especially for UB40, Red Red Wine 2014 is a wine meant to be appreciated within the first few years after bottling, and can be cellared for up to 15 years. ‘A Real Labour Of Love’ is the new album from UB40 Featuring Ali, Astro & Mickey, to be released March 2nd on UMC.

What is red red wine Bordeaux Supérieur UB40?

Red Red WIne by UB40 Celebrating one of the band’s most iconic tunes, UB40’s ‘Red Red Wine Bordeaux Supérieur’ has been created by Eminent Life (www.eminent-life.com), a company which is dedicated to celebrating excellence in music and the arts by creating limited- edition products, selected and manufactured to the very highest standards.

What is the meaning of the song Red red wine by UB40?

“Red Red Wine” is sung from the perspective of somebody who can only rid himself of heart-break and misery by drowning himself in Red Wine. The song was originally written and recorded by Neil Diamond and the UB40 version is modeled on the cover of the same song by The Wailers and is similar in arrangement to…

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