The Police - Regatta the blanc album
Reggatta de Blanc is the second studio album by English rock band The Police, released on the second of October, 1979. It features the band's first two UK No. 1 hits: "Message in a Bottle" and "Walking on the Moon". It was their first album to reach No. 1 on the UK Album Charts.
Reggatta De Blanc’ marked the moment where The Police synthesised their influences into something unique, becoming one of the biggest bands on the planet. Published on. November 23, 2018. However, it was their transcendent second album, Reggatta De Blanc, that turned them into one of the post-punk era’s defining bands. Originally released on 2 October 1979, Reggatta De Blanc again sported a mysterious, pseudo-French title, which loosely translated as white reggae : a label journalists attempted to pin on The Police after their initial hits ‘Roxanne’ and ‘Can’t Stand Losing You’ skilfully melded the stridency of punk and the joyful bounce of reggae. Listen to Reggatta De Blanc right now.
the police regatta de blanc. The Police Regatta De Blanc in Music Records. Skip to page navigation. New listingTHE POLICE REGATTA DE BLANC 12" LP Album Vinyl Record 1972. THE POLICE REGATTA DE BLANC 12" LP Album Vinyl Record 1972. Dispatched with Royal Mail 2nd Class. Great album and iconic artwork. No visible wear and tear.
Produced by The Police & Nigel Gray. Album Reggatta de Blanc. Reggatta de Blanc Lyrics. About Reggatta de Blanc. The title track on 1979’s Reggatta de Blanc, elements of jazz improvisation and scat singing, reggae rhythm and bass, and punk attitude are infused into a three minute rocker. Though never released as a single, the song earned The Police their first Grammy award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance in 1980