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TRACK RECORD Debut album Dreamboat Annie from 1975 features Crazy On You, and Little Queen from 1977 includes Barracuda. The eponymous album from 1985 features the hits Never and These Dreams , while follow-up album Bad Animals from 1987 includes Alone, There’s The Girl and Who Will You Run To. Many of the hits are also featured on the album Greatest Hits: 1985-1995.
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