An essential reissue of the breakthrough debut album for
the one of the leading pop band's of the 80's.
This 16 track collection features the 10 tracks of the original
album plus 6 bonus tracks.
The album was originally released in August 1985 and peaked at
number 12 in the UK album charts.
The album includes production and remix work from Loose Ends,
Paul Hardcastle and The Limit.
This collection features the album and 12" versions of five hits
including their first top 10 single System Addict #3, All Fall
Down #15, Let Me Be The One #18, Love Take Over #25 and
The two original bonus tracks featured include the much sought
after Problematic the band's debut single from 1983 and b/side
Love Games both of which have never been available on CD
Five bonus 12 remixes are also included, many of which appear
on CD for the first time: All Fall Down (M & M Remix), Let Me
Be The One (Philadelphia Remix), Love Take Over (The
Limited Edition Mix), R.S.V.P. (Urban Remix), System Addict
The CD booklet will include comprehensive sleeve notes and a
full UK singles discography featuring many of the original single
The Five Star story began in 1983 when the children of reggae
musician Buster Pearson decided to form their own pop group.
Under their father's watchful managerial eye, they signed to his
own label Tent Records. Their debut album "Luxury Of Life" was
released in August 1985 and peaked at #12 in the album charts.
The band went on to enjoy extensive success and were crowned
Top British Group at both the Brit and Smash Hits award
ceremonies in 1987. In the 1980s the band recorded 21 hit
singles, 11 of them top 20, and four original albums followed by
a Greatest Hits album in 1989. The band, likened predictably to
the Jackson 5 were one of the leading UK pop acts of the