Kings of the Wild Frontier is the second album by English new wave band Adam and the Ants. It was released in November 1980 by CBS Records International. This album introduced the "Burundi beat" sound to popular music. After having his previous backing band wooed away by producer Malcolm McLaren to form Bow Wow Wow, Adam Ant recorded Kings of the Wild Frontier with guitarist Marco Pirroni as his new writing partner.
The end of the first Adam and the Ants tour was really strange, because it's like, "We're not playing tomorrow, what do we do now?". Adam Ant, Smash Hits, 14th October 1982: Prince Charming was an idea that really should have stayed in the context of two videos and had done with it. The revue was very ambitious: audiences can't take three hours entertainment. I think 'Prince Charming' is a good album but in fact it was the result of a compete with Queen. It was everyone in Air Studios for eight weeks with Macca (Paul McCartney) up one end and Pete Townshend down the other and the attitude was "Let's have another album, boys. Really the production side was starting to take over.
Adam and the Ants were an English new wave band active during the late 1970s and early 1980s. The group, which lasted from 1977 to 1982, existed in two incarnations, both fronted by Adam Ant. The first, founded in May 1977, achieved considerable cult popularity during the transition from the punk rock era to the post-punk and new wave era and were noted for their high camp and overtly sexualised stage performances and songs
Adam and the Ants signed with Camden based independent record label Do It Records after leaving Decca Records, do It had the band in the studio almost immediately after signing, with Zerox being the result. The band had developed a cult following and embarked on a major UK tour prior to the singles release on 6 July 1979. Kings of the Wild Frontier is the second album by English new wave band Adam and the Ants. It was released in November 1980 by CBS Records International and this album introduced the Burundi beat sound to popular music. Kings of the Wild Frontier was released on 3 November 1980 by CBS Records in the UK and Epic records internationally.
Album Remastered in 2005. 1. Friend or Foe. 2. Something Girls. 16. Physical (You're So). 17. Kings of the Wild Frontier. 22. Can't Set Rules About Love.
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