Dire Straits – Communiqué (1979)
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- play_circle_outlineOnce Upon a Time in the West
- play_circle_outlineWhere Do You Think You're Going?
- play_circle_outlineLady Writer
- play_circle_outlineAngel of Mercy
- play_circle_outlinePortobello Belle
- play_circle_outlineSingle Handed Sailor
- play_circle_outlineFollow Me Home
Communiqué is the second studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 15 June 1979 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album produced the single “Lady Writer”, which reached #45 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and #51 on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached #1 on album charts in Germany, New Zealand, and Sweden, #11 in the United States and #5 in the United Kingdom. Communiqué was later certified gold in the United States, platinum in the United Kingdom and double-platinum in France.
Dire Straits were a British rock band formed in London in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (lead vocals and lead guitar), David Knopfler (rhythm guitar and backing vocals), John Illsley (bass guitar and backing vocals), and Pick Withers (drums and percussion). more...