Today´s positive/magic song is Hurts “Wonderful Life” from their debut album, “Happiness” released in 2010 by RCA Records. It was released as their debut single in Denmark on 3 May 2010, and was released as their second single in the United Kingdom on 22 August 2010. The song peaked at number two in Germany, and reached top ten positions in Denmark, Switzerland, Poland and Austria. It also charted in Belgium.

THe album “Happiness” received mixed reviews from music critics. The album debuted at number four on the UK Albums Chart, selling 25,493 copies in its first week — the fastest-selling debut album of 2010 by a band in the United Kingdom. It reached number one on the Greek Foreign Albums Chart, number two in Austria, Germany, Poland and Switzerland, and the top ten in Denmark, Finland, Ireland and Sweden. “Happiness” has sold 180,218 copies in the UK and over two million copies worldwide. #CoronaBeGoneYouBastard #DayThirtyfive

 

Still great.

Hurts have announced that their new album will be called ‘Exile’. Theo Hutchcraft and Adam Anderson are currently in the studio finishing up the follow-up to their 2010 debut ‘Happiness’, which is set for release on March 11, 2013 through Major Label.

The band have also unveiled a teaser video for ‘Exile’. The video features an excerpt of a new track called ‘The Road’, taken from ‘Exile’.

Hurts released their debut album ‘Happiness’ in 2010 featuring the hitsingles ‘Better Than Love’, ‘Wonderful Life’ and ‘Stay’. (via NME)

Brilliant stuff from Hurts.