The LP, released in 1988, stalled at number four on the British chart, and its follow-up, The Promise, barely made the Top Ten in 1991. Singer Carol Decker said of the authorship and composition of the selection: Ron had just bought a new keyboard with a built in sequencer, so he was just trying to get used to the gizmos in it and while messing around with the sequencer he started the bum bum buh buh bum bum bum of the bass riff. 2, Time for Dreaming: 45 of the World's Greatest Love Songs, The Best 80s Album in the WorldEver! She and fellow founding member Ronnie Rogers had worked with other members of T'Pau to write a few new songs just before lockdown. Bridge of Spies produced a number of smaller hits which made it to at least the UK Top 40, including the singles "Valentine" (UK #9), "Sex Talk" (a new recording of early flop single, "Intimate Strangers") (UK #23), and "I Will Be With You" (UK #14).[3]. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. She and fellow founding member Ronnie Rogers had worked with other members of TPau to write a few new songs just before lockdown. Tim Burgess / Carol Decker / Dean Howard / Paul Jackson / Ronnie Rogers. It was interesting working with the kids. T'Pau: 04:19 : Spotify Amazon: 4 : Wing & A Prayer. As the The Virgin Anthology attests, however, Decker and Rogers assurance was well-founded. With Carol Decker, Ronnie Rogers, T'Pau. They enjoyed their biggest hit 33 years ago when China In Your Hand became an international smash. "You dont earn any money from the records, you have to go on the road to earn a living. In 2007, marking the 20th anniversary of T'Pau's initial success, Ron Rogers and Carol Decker released the new single, "Just Dream", exclusively as an internet download. We also had a bit of a comedy element to it because people are going stir crazy. All the press was slanted towards a Smash Hits audience and, with hindsight, that didnt help. With each rejection, it was getting a bit much. I wanted her to give a good performance but not eclipse me. ". T'Pau: China in Your Hand: Directed by Brian Grant. TPaus lead singer, Liverpool-born Carol Decker began as a member of a ska band, The Lazers at Shrewsbury Art College. Be the first to comment on this artist! In 1998, Decker revived T'Pau with a new lineup and released the album Red. But we did some tricks, gave it a false ending in the middle to get people clapping, and finished the chorus with the title again, as Id heard in a Howard Jones song, No One Is to Blame. Named after a Vulcan character from the Star Trek TV series, the pop-anthem band T'Pau formed in 1986 around vocalist Carol Decker (b. September 10, 1957), guitarist Ronnie Rogers (b. In fact, the classic 80s power ballad was to mark a commercial peak, and the groups US career was already starting to unravel. That looks like it will be next year. T'Pau: 04:31 : Amazon: 2 : Bridge of Spies. Ronnie Rogers - producer (tracks 3, 9) Simon Dawson, Feddy de Faye, Alan Jenkins, Roberto Pieroni . "Greatest Hits: Heart and Soul - T'Pau - Songs, Reviews, Credits - AllMusic", "T'Pau - Heart And Soul - The Very Best Of T'Pau at Discogs", "T'Pau | full Official Chart History | Official Charts Company", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Heart_and_Soul:_The_Very_Best_of_T%27Pau&oldid=1136242761, Stephen W. Tayler mixing (tracks 5, 79), This page was last edited on 29 January 2023, at 12:03. While lead single (and fan favorite) Whenever You Need Me performed solidly and secured the act a final Top Of The Pops appearance in May 1991, sales of The Promise, which the band wanted to title A New Decade, were modest, and TPau was dumped by Siren during a UK tour. Michael Chetwood. We had nothing left to give each other, Carol said. Im Irish-Liverpudlian stock so its in our blood to reach for the bottle. She gained control fairly quickly and soon launched a solo career. [3] It reached number 35 on the UK Albums Chart and remained in the top 100 for two weeks. "Although Ive had a blessed 30-year run, Im in TPau not the Rolling Stones, so I dont have a private island and I cant just kick back. To. March 13, 1959), keyboard player Michael Chetwood (b. August 26, 1954), bassist Paul Jackson (b. August 8, 1961), and drummer Tim Burgess (b. October 6, 1961). Quickly signed to Virgin's Siren subsidiary, the group released their debut single, "Heart and Soul," in early 1987 with little fanfare. 98, their first chart action for more than two decades. The actual China line this sounds terrible but I had this flimsy tea set from Ronnies mum, whod always give us crockery and duvets. I was watching a documentary on the whole Mary Shelley and Byron and Keats gang and was enthralled by how, at 19, she outsold both noted poets, revealed Carol. He was grumpy because he was getting into his zone before the gig or shagging his girlfriend but he bought us lots of champagne afterwards, bless him. It works well. Decker still performs under the name T'Pau at solo shows and 1980s nostalgia concerts. T'Pau: 03:34 : Spotify Amazon: 2 : Only the Lonely. By then, I felt so assured and assumed that people got us and we were going to be able to do what we thought was right. They recruited guitarist Taj Wyzgowski, bass player Paul Jackson, keyboard player Michael Chetwood and London-born drummer, Tim Burgess to form TPau. Its definitely being put that back. [3] To promote the album, a radio promo single, "With a Little Luck", was released. We came from bands and embraced that culture, but we were signed as a duo to the label. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. As the first T'Pau album since 1991's The Promise, Red features singer Carol Decker as the only member from the original line-up. I just looked at him and asked if we had been dropped He replied: Well, thats one way of looking at it. Carol Decker / Ronnie Rogers. We put the band together around us, says Carol. T'Pau is a late 1980s pop group led by singer Carol Decker. https://www.jonkutner.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/China.mp3. But, for some reason, the public didnt take to subsequent songs as much, even though we felt as strongly about them.. Red was not a commercial success, nor was a re-recorded version of "Giving Up the Ghost", which was released in 1999. Further promotional activities included a live session for Virgin Radio and an appearance on VH1, which Decker also filmed material for in New York. During the series, Amelia Lily took to the stage to perform the song and at the end of it Gary came out and said, It was nice to hear that song sung in tune. which prompted Carol to comment, He implied that Id sung it out of tune. I didnt think more about it until we were in America recording our debut album, Bridge of Spies. They have two children, Scarlett (born 1998) and Dylan (born 2002), and married in 2006. "But it was quite funny. T'Pau: 04:27 . I was 26 and my dad was suggesting I try the cruise ships. I then turned those noises into words which took about a week to get right. In 1982 Carol attended a Katz gig where Ronnie threw his guitar into the audience, which hit Carol and cut her finger. Tim Burgess / Carol Decker . Id only seen the clonky Hammer horror Frankenstein film all that bolt-in-the neck business but Id always been fascinated by how prophetic Shelleys story was, that idea of man playing God. But Ronnie remained optimistic. We have 18 shows in Germany with orchestra, choir and full band, mded by the singer and musician John Miles. Sites: Wikipedia, web.archive.org, secondhandsongs.com, repertoire.bmi.com Aliases: Randall Rogers Variations: Viewing All | Ronnie Rogers R. Rogers, R.Rogers, Rodgers, Rogers, Rogers Ronnie, Ron Rogers Artist [a357974] It was so beautiful and fragile, so it gave me the idea for that line about what dreams are like: Dont push too far / Your dreams are china in your hand.. The third album The Promise followed in 1991: it peaked at No. Nevertheless, this is a solid enough comeback album. Decker still performs under the name T'Pau at solo shows and 1980s nostalgia concerts, and in 2013 she reunited with original band member and co-songwriter Ronnie Rogers for a 25th-anniversary UK tour.[5]. Anybody can make a film in their bedroom. Ronnie Rogers [T'Pau] Top Songs as Writer #1: "Heart and Soul" by T'Pau #2: "China in Your Hand" by T'Pau #3: "Valentine" by T'Pau #4: "I Will Be with You" by T'Pau #5: "Whenever You Need Me" by T'Pau #6: "Secret Garden" by T'Pau #7: "Sex Talk" by T'Pau #8: "Only the Lonely" by T'Pau #9: "Road to Our Dream" by T'Pau #10: "Valentine" by T'Pau. Carol Decker / Ronnie Rogers. One song wasnt working, so we had to stop polishing! T'Pau: I Will Be with You: Directed by Brian Grant. After the split, Carol admits she lost her way and it would be almost a decade before she released a new TPau album, Red. I toured it up and down the UK, and then I went across Europe with Status Quo and I left her behind when she was six months old. Their debut album, Bridge Of Spies, was released in September of 1987 and the first single from it was Heart and Soul which reached number four in both the UK and the US. After a farewell tour, T'Pau broke up, and Decker began a solo career soon after. Heart and Soul is the debut single by British pop rock ensemble T'Pau, released in 1987 from their debut album Bridge of Spies. Ron Rogers was born on March 13, 1959 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK. When it was good it was brilliant, but there was a lot going on, admitted Carol. Carol Decker and Ronnie Rogers of TPau talk about career highs, overlooked songs, and the eclecticism at the heart of the band. There are two different versions of the Music Video, one made later than the other, both visible on YouTube. Discover The Virgin Anthology by T'Pau released in 2017. Complemented by a disc of remixes, rarities and demos, its a body of work thats hard to characterize, but proves that legacies are harder to shatter than fragile chart careers. In November 1987, when TPaus China In Your Hand became the 600th single to peak at No.1 in Britain, it seemed the bands passport to world domination was stamped and little would stand in their way. A third album The Promise followed in 1991, but the band split soon afterwards. I missed him so much, but then I morphed the story into a fictitious one of not being loved back (which I was). Doing those shows with an orchestra are amazing. Paul Jackson. | [4] The compilation's title was based on the band's successful debut single "Heart and Soul". 1988 saw the release of their second album Rage which produced the hit single "Secret Garden". "The band has been going for more than 30. But pressure to keep the momentum building forced the band back into the studio to complete the work for their second album, Rage. China only really came into its own when we gave it to Roy. I knew it would just cause a massive row. Though she and Ronnie were the songwriters, and the compositions for the first two albums were completed before the band had been signed, the pair admits that a lot of time was spent managing the situation. So I started it: It was a theme she had / On a scheme he had / Told in a foreign land. The message, basically, is be careful what you wish for. When we offered a critique they really had their noses out of joint. Rogers, R.Rodgers, R.Rogers, Rodgers, Roger, Rogers, Rogers, R., Rogers, Ronald, Roland Rogers, Ron Rodgers, Ronald Phillip Rogers, Ronald Rogers, Ronnie Rodgers, Ronnie Rogers [a271215] I had to hide from the tabloids the next day. Around the same time, it emerged that she had also grown frustrated at a lack of airplay for her band's new material, as many radio stations were only interested in playing T'Pau's classic hits. It produced the UK Top 20 single "Secret Garden", though chart returns were diminishing by this point, and two following singles earned very modest success. He was right about Valentine. Written by MD Brown/AJ Sansone/RJCalilliVocals Ronnie RogersFrom the T'Pau CD Single I Will Be With You The rap was the idea of Andy Piercy, our then producer. 7 May 1961, Greenwich, London) Lead Guitarist, Ronnie Rogers (b. You just dont mess those sorts of people about, says Carol. [10], "T'Pau! Heart and Soul: The Very Best of T'Pau is a compilation album by British pop group T'Pau, which was released by Virgin Records in 1993. Everything was too rushed. Tensions were also mounting with the continued attention on Carol as the face of the band. In 2008, T'Pau were part of the Here and Now 1980s nostalgia tour.[8]. They would just listen to the cassettes and send them back with a standard letter. In an interview, she stated, "It's a little harder to get on the radio because all the '80s stations play the '80s stuff and they won't play your new stuff. Discover Sex Talk by T'Pau released in 2007. These cover versions originally formed part of the band's live set to enable Decker to leave the stage to change her costume, and were subsequently released as CD single bonus tracks. Ronnie and I are no longer together were both happily married to other people, with kids but I still perform, and when I get back into that past, its like Im another Carol. T'Pau: 04:00 . I was shell-shocked. But I have to keep away from social media when I have had a few glasses of wine. When it gets past 8pm, Richard wrestles my phone out of my hand.. Carol Decker / Ronnie Rogers. Required fields are marked *. Traversing the groups career on Virgin Records, from their quadruple-platinum 1987 debut album, Bridge Of Spies, to 1991s Top 10 outing, The Promise, it reveals a group working at the peak of their powers. In Groups: T'Pau. The final eight shows on the Pleasure & Pain Tour had to be cancelled in early March after Decker suffered damage to her voice while suffering from bronchitis. With Carol Decker, Ronnie Rogers, T'Pau. In the years after T'Pau's split in 1992, Decker continued to occasionally perform as a solo artist. Another greatest hits release appeared in 1997, and Decker reformed the band with a new line-up in 1998, for the release of a new studio album, Red. Carol, who met Prince Charles and Princess Diana during the late 1980s when her band became the biggest in Britain, said she was proud of her two children. Its in a lovely spot, in the middle of a quarry, so we could record until God knows when, and use the social club for gigs. This was in part why the bands third set, The Promise, was recorded with each member playing a greater part, and a new producer was hired. T'Pau /tpa/ are an English pop group formed in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, led by singer Carol Decker. As the first T'Pau album since 1991's The Promise, Red features singer Carol Decker as the only member from the original line-up. In the summer of 2003 Carol appeared in the all-star, all-female hit show, Mums The Word in Londons West End. 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Background [ edit] Singer Carol Decker said of the authorship and composition of the selection: Thered be ice on the inside of the windows. No one really notices or minds as I cover the essential dynamics of the song. Contact, 2023Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft, This page was last modified 28.03.2011 00:31:55, Dean Howard (b. They absolutely had to stop for lunch. Ronnie Rogers was a guitarist with a band called The Katz. She said: Three of my friends have suffered from the coronavirus. Other Top 20 hits followed: Valentine, I Will Be with You, Secret Garden and Whenever You Need Me but then it all went wrong. Find album reviews, track lists, credits, awards and more at AllMusic. I did a few last year. "[5] Speaking to Super Deluxe Edition in 2013, she added, "I recorded Red when I was pregnant with my daughter. I knew following up Bridge Of Spies was going to be hard, but I am proud of Rage and, certainly initially, wasnt particularly worried by it not doing as well. T'Pau's lead singer, Liverpool-born Carol Decker began as a member of a ska band, The Lazers at Shrewsbury Art College. She and Rogers toured the U.K. in 2013, the 25th anniversary of the group's formation, and continued to perform during 2014. Credit: Tim Roney/Getty Images/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images, English pop-oriented rock band, led by Carol Decker, that scored a global hit in 1987 with "Heart and Soul. In the years after T'Pau's split in 1992, Decker continued to occasionally perform as a solo artist. 4 in the UK and reached platinum status there, but failed to come close to the level of success of the band's debut album the year before. It didn't happen although I did sell a lot of albums on the road. I Love Mum: The Best Mother's Day Album in the World Ever! Scarlett was seven and Dylan was three and I just didnt fancy city life anymore, but how I missed the bars and all the parties, she admitted. All tracks are written by Carol Decker and Ronnie Rogers, except "This Girl" written by T'Pau. We were treated like children by our management wed even left our stuff out there, expecting to return! Ronnie doesnt know why they werent involved in the decision, but believes it was just how new bands climbing up the ladder were treated back then. China In Your Hand was the bands second single. [6] Due to the exposure, the song was re-released in the UK that same month; this time it became a hit, equaling the US peak of No. On this Wikipedia the language links are at the top of the page across from the article title. Hearing China In Your Hands with real strings was emotional. T'Pau member Ronnie Rogers was her boyfriend at the time, and they co-wrote the majority of the band's songs. March 13, 1959), keyboard player Michael Chetwood (b. August 26, 1954), bassist Paul Jackson (b. August 8, 1961), and drummer Tim Burgess (b. October 6, 1961). English pop-oriented rock band, led by Carol Decker, that scored a global hit in 1987 with "Heart and Soul." We didnt know any better then and were very in awe of everything, so we just agreed. After meeting guitarist Ronnie on the gigging circuit, the early 80s would see the pair battle to capitalize on a series of promising leads that withered into nothing. It was my song, its all Ive got left. The compilation's title was based on the band's successful debut single "Heart and Soul". British guitarist and songwriter, born 13 March 1959 in Shrewsbury, UK. More at IMDbPro Contact info Agent info Resume Add to list Awards 1 win & 3 nominations Known for Laura Bell Bundy: Drop on By Music Video I was filled with abject horror at that idea, so was starting to panic., A band was swiftly pulled together for the set, which ended with Carol and Ronnie being signed on the spot. "The money comes in with the big campaign and that I find frustrating. We appeared in the serious music press at first, but then they started to get increasingly snooty about TPau.. Fans would come up after, saying: We played this at our wedding. Another bloke, who couldnt stop shaking my hand, said: I was in a coma. I was very taken with Carols voice, so we struck a kind of agreement and the first thing I did was fire most of the band, revealed Chris in an interview with Q magazine. It was a bit out on a limb from everything else too, but, picking a song on its merit, it was the obvious one to choose. Radio stations in the States now struggled to categorize the group, who refused to slot neatly into segregated playlist policies. We burst out laughing. Goodbye Summer: ATO Records 2013 Fall Music Sampler, Drew's Famous Instrumental Country Collection, Vol. Former guitarist Ronnie Rogers is currently in the band The Ronaldos. [9] They dont understand the concept of working until its done and then getting drunk. T'Pau also recorded rock versions of The Monkees' "I'm a Believer", Petula Clark's "Downtown" and The Left Banke's "Walk Away Rene", all with lead vocals by rhythm guitarist Ron Rogers. "[9] Despite this however the album did manage to edge into the charts at No. It was horrible as we were tied into touring a dying album with everyone hating each other. Ronnie believes if the band members had been better friends they might have been able to secure a new deal, but the fractures in the working structure proved too severe to fix. 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Following its inclusion in a Pepe Jeans advert, the single reached No. To mark the 25th anniversary of the formation of the band, Decker and Rogers embarked on a 28-date UK tour during the spring of 2013 without the original band members. Then we got dropped by the record company and everything just ground to a halt. Now former Midlands rock band TPau are going it alone by releasing music without the help of a record company. "Then Richard and I felt really unwell for about a week. Bryan Adams bought us champagne TPau in 1988. In February 2015, T'Pau released their fifth studio album, Pleasure & Pain, and embarked on a tour. But her success caused much dissent and jealousy in her marriage and friendships, so created her own monster. [3] The following year, the band had their biggest hit with the ballad, "China in Your Hand", which spent five weeks at Number 1 in the UK chart,[3] and also claimed the top slot in several European countries, but made little impact in the United States. "[11] Heather Phares of AllMusic stated, "The group's smooth pop sounds remain intact on songs like 'With a Little Luck,' 'Now That You're Gone,' 'Giving Up the Ghost,' and 'Let It All Fall.'[10]. After being spotted by former Curiosity Killed The Cat manager, Chris Cooke, he offered to oversee Carols career. A bloke came up to us and said: I was in a coma that song brought me out of it. See full bio Born: March 13, 1959 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, UK More at IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent, publicist, legal on IMDbPro Known For Table 19 Soundtrack (2017) In 2011 she felt insulted when Gary Barlow, then a judge on X-Factor, made a derogatory comment about China In Your Hand and Carol took to Twitter to vent her spleen. Their first hit was the 1987 release "Heart and Soul". I didnt start singing professionally until I was 22. Rogers moved to their recording studios in Monmouth where he now lives and in 2012 the pair gigged intermittently and then embarked on a hugely successful 25th anniversary tour. Now we both feel in perfect health. All Tracks by Ronnie Rogers (1) Covers of Ronnie Rogers Songs (1) 1 cover. The absence of a record company means Carol and her bandmates have creative control over their output but they dont have the budget to spend on a big campaign. The short set was a make-or-break moment. Their 1987 album, Bridge of Spies (the album was called T'Pau in the U.S.)[T'Pau (band) at All Music Guide] was a best seller and won several British music industry awards. Taj, who was more of a jazz guitarist, didnt feel comfortable with TPaus rock style, so he left and Dean Howard became his replacement. 10, Main Personnel, Guitar, Guitars, Composer. They have had a string of Top 40 hits in the UK, and several hits in the United States and Europe. Read Full Biography. We lived and wrote music together above the Pengwern boat club in Shrewsbury for seven years. Id dicked around, fluffed my A-levels, bumbled my way into art school, and ended up singing in a friends band. 4 in both the US and UK charts. I tweeted him asking, Whats your problem? And within minutes my phone was ringing. T'Pau: Bridge of Spies: Directed by Jay Brown. With Carol Decker, Ronnie Rogers, T'Pau. . Ronnie Rogers, guitarist, songwriter Although we'd been signed, I was still working as a telephone engineer. The strain of being in a successful band, and the inevitable clashes with the other band members who wanted an ever-increasing slice of the pie took their toll. Ronnie recalls that one of their US singles was pitched to Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones for a solo contribution. Four subsequent singles from the album entered at least the Top 20, though none broke in the U.S. charts. Find album reviews, track lists, credits, awards and more at AllMusic. 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