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Wired to the Moon
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Wired to the Moon is the sixth studio album by British singer-songwriter Chris Rea, released in 1984. The album reached #35 position on the UK album charts. The single "I Don't Know What It Is But I Love It" peaked at #65 on the UK singles chart, while following "Touché d'Amour" at #86 and "Ace of Hearts" at #79. The latter was again released in 1985 and reached #78.[2]

Track listing

All songs by Chris Rea

  1. "Bombollini" 6:11
  2. "Touché d'Amour" 3:30
  3. "Shine, Shine, Shine" 4:04
  4. "Mystery Man" (only on German LP) 3:22
  5. "Wired to the Moon" 5:20
  6. "Reasons" 3:47
  7. "I Don't Know What It Is But I Love It" 3:35 (on Cassette the extended version 5:25)
  8. "Ace of Hearts" 4:29
  9. "Holding Out" 4:26
  10. "Winning" 6:33


  • Chris Rea - vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, piano, synthesizer, accordion, marimba, producer
  • Robert Ahwai - guitar
  • Jerry Stevenson - guitar
  • Kevin Powell - bass
  • Kevin Leach - keyboards
  • Max Middleton - keyboards
  • Dave Richards - synthesizer
  • Dave Mattacks - drums
  • Adrian Rea - drums
  • Jeff Seopardie - drums, percussion
  • Martin Ditcham - percussion
  • Jo Mirowski - art direction, design


  1. "I don't know what it is (but I love it)" b/w "Mystery man"
  2. "Touché d'amour (Remix)" b/w "Touché d'amour (Instrumental)"
  3. "Bombollini (Edit)" b/w "True love"
  4. "Ace of hearts (Remix)" b/w "I can hear your heartbeat (Live)", "True love", "From love to love", "Smile"
  5. "Wired to the moon" b/w "True love"


  1. ^ Wired to the Moon at AllMusic
  2. ^ "Official Charts > Chris Rea". The Official UK Charts Company. Retrieved 2017.

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