Secret Separation

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"Secret Separation"
Single by The Fixx
from the album Walkabout
B-side "Sense the Adventure"
Released May 22, 1986 (US)
June 1986 (UK)
Format 7" vinyl, 12" vinyl
Recorded 1985
Genre New wave
Length 3:51
Label MCA
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"
(1985)
"Secret Separation"
(1986)
"Built For the Future"
(1986)
"Less Cities, More Moving People"
(1985)
"Secret Separation"
(1986)
"Built For the Future"
(1986)

"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. 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
position
Canadian Singles Chart 39
UK Singles (Official Charts Company) 83
U.S. Billboard Hot 100 19
U.S. Billboard Album Rock Tracks 1

References[edit]

  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.