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The Dream Academy

Life In A Northern Town

  • Dream
  • Pop
  • Country
  • Rock
  • Space
song from
  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2009

“Life in a Northern Town” is a pop song by The Dream Academy, an English dream pop group. The song is the first single from their 1985 self-titled debut, The Dream Academy. Reaching #7 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart in February 1986, it is also their highest-peaking chart single in the US. A cover version, recorded by the country music duo Sugarland with guest vocals from Little Big Town and Jake Owen, was a Top 40 country hit in 2008. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Test Tape No. 3" - 5:03 ... 12" Single

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Most votes come from Spain, Portugal, and Norway.


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Popular in Dream (See Charts): Man In The Rain, Wonderful Dream, All I Have To Do Is Dream, I Have A Dream, I Had The Craziest Dream, Pull Me Under, 7 Seconds, Happy Time, Walking On A Dream, and Another Day.


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