Don't You Want Me

"Don't You Want Me" is a 1981 single by British synthpop group the Human League (credited on the cover as The Human League 100).


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You can play along in the same key as the video! You can just play [G] instead of [Gsus4], but it's a nice nuance! To do it just play your [G] chord and add your pinky finger (4th finger) onto the 1st string 3rd fret.

"Don't You Want Me" was released on 27 November 1981 as the fourth single from their third studio album Dare (1981). The band's best known and most commercially successful song, it was the biggest selling UK single of 1981, that year's Christmas number one, and has since sold over 1,560,000 copies in the UK, making it the 23rd-most successful single in UK Singles Chart history. It topped the Billboard Hot 100 in the US on 3 July 1982, where it stayed for three weeks.

In November 1983, Rolling Stone named it the "breakthrough song" of the Second British Invasion of the US. In 2015, the song was voted by the British public as the nation's seventh-favourite 1980s number one in a poll for ITV.

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