Eurythmics were a British music duo consisting of members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart. Stewart and Lennox were both previously in the band The Tourists (originally known as The Catch), who split up in 1980; Eurythmics were formed that year in London. The duo released their first album, In the Garden, in 1981 to little fanfare, but went on to achieve global success with their second album Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This), released in 1983. The title track was a worldwide hit, topping the charts in various countries including the US. The duo went on to release a string of hit singles and albums before they split up in 1990. By this time Stewart was a sought-after record producer, while Lennox began a solo recording career in 1992 with her debut album Diva. After almost a decade apart, Eurythmics reunited to record their ninth album, Peace, released in late 1999. They reunited again in 2005 to release the single "I've Got a Life", as part of a new Eurythmics compilation album, Ultimate Collection.

The duo have won an MTV Video Music Award for Best New Artist in 1984, the Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal in 1987, the Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music in 1999, and in 2005 were inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame. Eurythmics have sold an estimated 75 million records worldwide.[2] In 2017, the group was nominated for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.[3]



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"There Must Be an Angel (Playing with My Heart)" is a 1985 song written and performed by the British musical duo Eurythmics.
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"Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" is a song written and performed by the British new wave music duo Eurythmics.
Greatest Hits
Greatest Hits is a 1991 retrospective compilation album by Eurythmics, containing their successful singles spanning the years 1982 through 1990.
Peace is the ninth and final studio album by the British band Eurythmics, released in October 1999.

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Eurythmics earn first nomination for Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  –  November 26, 2017
Throughout out their accomplished career in the music industry, Eurythmics have sold in excess of 80 million albums, and they have secured over 20 international hits. Eight of their studio albums will be re-released on vinyl via RCA/Legacy Recordings.
Before 'Sweet Dreams,' Eurythmics braced for failure
  –  November 21, 2017
Los Angeles (AFP) - "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)" has become a classic in pop music and marked a commercial breakthrough for synth-pop. But before the Eurythmics wrote it, the duo feared they were finished. "I remember that I was in a terrible mood ...
Eurythmics nominated for 2018 induction into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  –  November 21, 2017
Listening to the career-spanning set of eight albums, one realizes why Eurythmics were so acclaimed by critics and fans alike, and why they won so many awards, including an MTV Music Video Award for Best New Artist in 1984, a Grammy for Best Rock ...
Eurythmics classics coming to vinyl
  –  November 21, 2017
Eurythmics are to release eight of their iconic albums on vinyl. The legendary pop duo - comprised of Annie Lennox and Dave Stewart - will put out the records on Sony Music between April and October 2018, starting with 'In The Garden' (1981), 'Sweet Dreams ...
Eurythmics discuss Rock Hall of Fame and going 'into hiding' in the 80s
  –  November 21, 2017
The Eurythmics' story begins in 1975, when Lennox served Stewart a plate of cabbage at a vegetarian restaurant in London. At the time, he was a member of the folk-rock band Longdancer, while Lennox was studying flute at the Royal Academy of Music.
Annie Lennox, interview: the singer reflects on Eurythmics, Nelson Mandela and global feminism
  –  November 11, 2017
Titled Annie Lennox – An Evening of Music & Conversation, the former Eurythmics singer will also share “thoughts, memories and reflections” on her life and career, set against a backdrop of visuals of her in various musical phases, as well as some ...

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