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The Cure in the 90s

582 The Cure In The 90s


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The Cure released possibly their most popular single and their most uneven album as they rocketed into the mainstream in the 1990s

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Ending the 1980s with the creative one-two punch of Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me and Disintegration, like many of their alternative college rock counterparts, The Cure were poised for global superstardom at the start of the next decade. Filled with compilations, live albums, and contributions to various soundtracks, the band managed two proper albums - 1992's Wish, which featured the now ubiquitous single "Friday, I'm In Love," and the polarizing "Wild Mood Swings," whose title accurately describes the inconsistent sound and musical approach.

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  • Intro - A¬†Letter To Elise (from Wish)
  • 16:48 - Never Enough (from Mixed Up)
  • 26:03 - Friday, I'm In Love (from Wish)
  • 47:19 - The 13th (from Wild Mood Swings)
  • Outro - Maybe Someday (from Bloodflowers)

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