Madness ' cover of Labi Siffre 's "It Must Be Love" percolates with goofy self-awareness as a delightfully dopey love song with an irresistible hook. British pop fans seem to be unable to resist it. The song has become the Brigadoon of popular music, reappearing on the charts every ten years.
The original Siffre version peaked at number 14 inonly to be beaten a decade later by the number four performance of the Madness edition.
The cover returned to the fourth spot in when it was re-released on one of a series of EPs sold in support of the greatest hits compilation Divine Madness.
It has also gained popularity among film producers, popping up in comedies like The Tall Guy and The Bachelor. Virgin filled the EPs with an It Must Be Love - Madness - Divine Madness hodgepodge of material from its Madness archives.
Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Track Listing. It Must Be Love. Labi Siffre. Bed and Breakfast Man. Mike Barson. Don't Quote Me on That. Carl "Chas Smash" Smyth.
Bed and Breakfast Man Mike Barson.
I Was A Man - Various - Bažant Pohoda, Inbeat - Chris Medleigh - Chipsnatching, Intro - The Icicle Works - Blind, Quise Ser Una Estrella Del RockNRoll - Lorenzo Santamaria* - Quise Ser Una Estrella De Rock N Ro, Rectum - Thomas Bangalter - アレックス (Music Composed For The Motion Picture)