THE (ENGLISH) BEAT "Mirror in the Bathroom"
by Mark Nobes, chief editor
Released on 26th April 1980, this was The Beat's third single release from their debut album I Just Can't Stop It, and reached #4 in 1980. The Ska/2 Tone song was the British band's third consecutive top ten hit in Great Britain, and became their highest charting single, until Can't Get Used To Losing You reached #3 in 1983. The final song to be released from their debut album was Best Friend which was released as a double-A side with Stand Down Margaret, reaching #22 in 1980.