JIVE BUNNY AND THE MASTERMIXERS
In 1989, Jive Bunny and the Mastermixers became a global phenomenom taking the charts by storm with the release of Swing The Mood.
The single reached number one in twelve countries, including Germany, Australia, Norway and the UK, selling over two million copies.
Follow up singles That’s What I Like and Let’s Party also topped the charts giving them three consecutive UK number ones and cementing a place in the record books.
To date the act has amassed worldwide sales exceeding 15 million units.
Released in June 1989, becoming the first UK number one for Jive Bunny spending 5 weeks there and topping the charts around the world.
The track uses 'In The Mood' and features classic tracks from Bill Haley and his Comets, Danny and the Juniors, Elvis Presley and the Everly Brothers.
The 2nd release shot to number one in the UK in October 1989 and stayed there for 3 weeks. This track used the theme tune to the TV show 'Hawaii-5-0' as the intro/outro, with classic tracks from Dion, Chubby Checker and Little Richard all included in the mix.
The 3rd UK number one helping Jive Bunny into the history books alongside Gerry and the Pacemakers and Frankie Goes to Hollywood as the only music acts at that time to achieve 3 consecutive UK number ones. It featured Christmas classics from Slade and Wizzard. This track entered the chart at number one and stayed there for a week.