|Artist:||Bronski Beat |
|Label:||London Records (2019)|
|Format:||12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Limited Edition, Picture Disc, Remastered|
|Genre:||Electronic , Pop N|
Brand new 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Limited Edition, Picture Disc, Remastered.
The song is a popular gay anthem and was a big commercial success, reaching number 3 in the band's native UK. It was also a number one hit in the Netherlands and Belgium, and hit the top 10 in Australia, Canada, France, Ireland, Italy and Switzerland. The track reached number 48 in the US pop chart and was a number one US dance hit.
The song was released again in December 2013 after featuring in a Christmas advertising campaign for Boots UK. Smalltown Boy was also re-recorded by Jimmy Somerville and released as Smalltown Boy Reprise (2014) for the 30th anniversary of its initial release.