Just saw a performance by Gary Numan and his daughter Persia, on a one night only return of the Old Grey Whistle Test, and after all these years he’s got a modern classic. Fast forward to about 1:40
My Name is Ruin
Sadly, the gits at Billboard have already taken against him....
__Following the album's release, it was revealed that, in spite of it being predominantly recorded with electronic instruments, it had been excluded from Billboard's dance/electronic music chart, with an executive from Billboard advising BMG that “Sonically, the Numan album just does not fit in" with Billboard's perception of electronic dance music._