Band: Cockney Rejects
Album: Greatest Hits Vol. 1
Release Date: March 1980
Music Genre: Punk Rock Oi
Release Country: United Kingdom
Record Type: 14 Tracks Vinyl Album LP
English Punk Rock band that formed in the East End of London in 1978.
Their 1980 song "Oi, Oi, Oi" was the inspiration for the name of the Oi! music genre. The band members are loyal supporters of West Ham United, and pay tribute to the club with their hit cover version of "I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles", a song traditionally sung by West Ham supporters.
|A1||I'm Not A Fool|
|A4||Fighting In The Streets|
|A6||Here They Come Again|
|A7||Join The Rejects|
|B4||Someone Like You|
|B5||(They're Gonna) Put Me Away|
|B6||Are You Ready To Ruck|
|B7||Where The Hell Is Babylon?|
℗ 1980 Original sound recording made by EMI Records Ltd.
All tracks Signature Publg. Ltd.
Recorded at Polydor Studios and Rock City Studios in Nov/Dec. '79.
The record is called 'Greatest Hits Vol. 1' on the cover and the spine and 'Greatest Hits-Volume One' on the labels.
Track A4 is listed on the record as 'Fighting In The Street'.
Track B2 is listed on the record as 'The New Song'.
Track B5 is listed on the record as 'They Gonna Put Me Away'.
One release included the single I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles, celebrating West Ham United winning the 1980 FA Cup.