Blue Mink were a British six-piece pop group that existed from 1969 to 1974. Over that period they had six Top 20 hit singles in the UK Singles Chart, and released five studio based albums. The band's second album and their third single released on Philips in September 1970 were entitled Our World (the album was released as Real Mink in the US). The band's next single release was "The Banner Man" on Regal Zonophone in the spring of 1971. It reached No. 3 in the UK chart, equalling the success of the debut
Album: Good Morning Freedom: The Anthology, 2002.
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By The Devil (I Was Tempted). Count Me In. Blue Mink. Good Morning Freedom. Melting Pot. The Banner Man.