Secret Separation

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"Secret Separation"
The Fixx - Secret Separation.jpg
Single by the Fixx
from the album Walkabout
B-side"Sense the Adventure"
ReleasedMay 22, 1986 (US)
June 1986 (UK)
GenreNew wave
Songwriter(s)Dan K. Brown, Cy Curnin, Rupert Greenall, Jeannette Obstoj, Jamie West-Oram, Adam Woods
Producer(s)Rupert Hine
The Fixx singles chronology
"Less Cities, More Moving People"
"Secret Separation"
"Built For the Future"

"Secret Separation" is a song by British new wave rock group the Fixx, from their fourth studio album Walkabout. The single peaked at #19 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart in July 1986[1] and peaked at No. 1 on the US Album Rock Tracks chart.[2] The single also peaked at #39 in Canada and #83 in the United Kingdom.

Music video[edit]

The music video features an actor sitting at a control panel observing the band playing in an abandoned building filled with random items.

Track listing[edit]

7" vinyl
  1. "Secret Separation" — 3:51
  2. "Sense the Adventure" — 3:42
12" vinyl
  1. "Secret Separation" — 7:00
  2. "Sense the Adventure" — 3:42
  3. "Rediscover" - 4:03

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1986) Peak
Canadian Singles Chart 39
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)[3] 83
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 19
U.S. Billboard Album Rock Tracks 1


  1. ^ The Billboard Hot 100 Chart Listing For The Fixx
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2008). Joel Whitburn Presents Rock Tracks (1981-2008). Menomonee Falls, Wis.: Record Research. p. 93. ISBN 978-0-89820-174-1.
  3. ^ "". Retrieved August 17, 2021.