Posted on January 20, 2012 by Notorious B.U.D.
Title: “In a Big Country”
Artist: Big Country
Release: May 1983
Peak Chart Position: #3
Did You Know: Despite being considered a one-hit wonder in the states, Big Country enjoyed extended success in Europe as a result of their energetic live shows. Also, according to an unnamed source, former NBA player Bryant Reeves received his nickname “Big Country” not because of his size, but because of his fondness for another Big Country song, “13 Valleys“. The band continues to tour in the U.K.
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