80s Song of the Day: It’s My Life by Talk Talk

It’s My Life by Talk Talk was released on January 13, 1984, with Does Caroline Know? as the B side. It was the first single released from the band’s second album of the same name.

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The picture sleeve for the 7″ release of Talk Talk’s single It’s My Life

In the United States, the song reached No. 31 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 1 on the Hot Dance Club Play chart. In the band’s native U.K., the song┬áreached No. 46.

In 2003, No Doubt released a cover version of the song that appeared on┬átheir greatest hits album The Singles 1992 – 2003. The No Doubt version spent 28 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at No. 10.

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