Thunder In My Heart

Album: Thunder In My Heart (1977)
Charted: 1 38

Songfacts®:

  • This became a UK #1 hit in 2006 when it was remixed by DJ Meck (Craig Dimech), who found a vinyl copy of Sayer's original in a Los Angeles record store and decided to turn it into a dance mix. DJs like Fatboy Slim started playing the track, unaware that it was a Sayer song.
  • After a sting of hits in the '70s and '80s, Sayer faced bankruptcy when his albums stopped selling and he emigrated to Australia. This helped revive his career.
  • Sayer gave his blessing for the remix. In the London Times, February 13, 2006, he said: "He's changed it completely, yet kept all of its integrity. They said I'd be the kiss of death. All those DJs wouldn't touch the thing with a barge pole." >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Edward Pearce - Ashford, Kent, England, for above 3

Comments: 2

  • Elia from Oswestry, WalesJust terrific, great remix too!!
  • Nelson from MelbourneGreat track this, tremendously underrated. Meck remixed this song in 2006 and called it 'Thunder In My Heart Again'.
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