Simple Minds

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Simple Minds is a Scottish pop and rock band that achieved its greatest worldwide popularity from the mid-80s to the early 90s, still playing to a massive fan-following today. The group, from the South Side of Glasgow, has produced a set of critically acclaimed albums in the early 80s. It also has secured a string of successful hit singles, the best known being their #1 worldwide hit single "Don't You (Forget About Me)", from the soundtrack of the John Hughes movie The Breakfast Club and their worldwide hit single "Alive and Kicking". Read more about Simple Minds on Last.fm.

Type: Group
Area: United Kingdom
Founded: 1977
Tags: new wave 80s rock pop alternative

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
4
SONG WEEKS
21
FIRST WEEK
37/05
LAST WEEK
51/13
ALBUMS
14
ALBUM WEEKS
229
FIRST WEEK
38/03
LAST WEEK
11/18

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#23
1 wk

37/05 - 46/05 wks: 14
37/05 14 46/05
#11
1 wk

50/13 - 51/13 wks: 3
50/13 3 51/13
#88
1 wk

27/09 - 32/09 wks: 3
27/09 3 32/09
#97
1 wk

10/06 - 10/06 wks: 1
10/06 1 10/06
#11 37/05 21 51/13

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#80
1 wk
5 X 5 Live by  Simple Minds
47/12 - 47/12 wks: 1
47/12 1 47/12
#12
1 wk
Acoustic by  Simple Minds
46/16 - 01/17 wks: 21
46/16 21 01/17
#11
1 wk
Big Music by  Simple Minds
45/14 - 50/14 wks: 27
45/14 27 50/14
#3
1 wk
Black & White 050505 by  Simple Minds
36/05 - 45/05 wks: 47
36/05 47 45/05
#19
1 wk
Celebrate - The Greatest Hits by  Simple Minds
13/13 - 16/13 wks: 15
13/13 15 16/13
#35
1 wk
Glittering Price by  Simple Minds
38/03 - 39/03 wks: 2
38/03 2 39/03
#8
1 wk
Graffiti Soul by  Simple Minds
21/09 - 34/09 wks: 51
21/09 51 34/09
#40
1 wk

31/16 - 31/16 wks: 2
31/16 2 31/16
#47
2 wks

31/16 - 32/16 wks: 2
31/16 2 32/16
#80
1 wk
Simple Minds Live - In The City Of Light by  Simple Minds
29/12 - 31/12 wks: 3
29/12 3 31/12
#45
1 wk
Sparkle In The Rain - Remastered 2015 by  Simple Minds
12/15 - 12/15 wks: 1
12/15 1 12/15
#39
1 wk
The Best Of by  Simple Minds
22/06 - 34/12 wks: 28
22/06 28 34/12
#4
2 wks
Walk Between Worlds by  Simple Minds
06/18 - 11/18 wks: 27
06/18 27 11/18
#28
1 wk
X5 by  Simple Minds
08/12 - 09/12 wks: 2
08/12 2 09/12
#3 38/03 229 11/18