The Romantics

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Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Years Active: February 14, 1977-present
Genres: Rock, New Wave, Power Pop

The Romantics are an American rock band from Detroit, Michigan, formed in 1977. The band adopted the name "The Romantics" because they formed on Valentine's Day, 1977. The Romantics achieved moderate popularity in the United States, Canada, parts of Asia, Australia, Europe, and Latin America during the first half of the 1980s on the strength of the band's catchy, energetic songs and stylish, memorable music videos. Influenced by 1960s British Invasion rock (most notably the music of the Kinks, the Who, the Beatles, the Hollies, and the Rolling Stones), 1970s Detroit garage rock and hard rock (as represented by such performers as Iggy Pop, the Stooges, the MC5, and the Rationals), and the pun...

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Strictly Personal

National Breakout

Their Very Best

Their Very Best (2-Track Single)

Rhythm Romance

What I Like About You/First In Line

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