Rebel Woman

Album: Victims Of Circumstance (1984)
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  • This is one of many John Lees' antiwar songs, though one with a very specific and tragic inspiration. On September 1, 1983, a Soviet jet fighter shot down a commercial aircraft, Korean Air Lines 007. US Congressman Lawrence MacDonald was one of 269 people killed in the atrocity, which obviously sparked a major diplomatic incident.
  • "Rebel Woman" was released September 28, 1984 in the UK as the B Side of "I've Got A Feeling" on the Polydor label. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England, for above 2

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