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Johnny Hates Jazz - I Don't Want To Be A Hero

Johnny Hates Jazz - I Don't Want To Be A Hero
Performer: Johnny Hates Jazz
Genre: Electronic
Title: I Don't Want To Be A Hero
MP3 album size: 1585 mb
FLAC album size: 1339 mb
Style: Synth-pop
Country: UK
Released: 17 Aug 1987
Catalog number: VST1000, VST 1000
Label: Virgin


1I Don't Want To Be A Hero (7" Version)
Written-By – Clark Datchler
2I Don't Want To Be A Hero (12" Mix)
Written-By – Clark Datchler
3The Cage
Written-By – Calvin Hayes, Mike Nocito


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
VST1000, VST 1000Johnny Hates Jazz I Don't Want To Be A Hero ‎(12", Single)Virgin, VirginVST1000, VST 1000UK1987
F-609 350Johnny Hates Jazz I Don't Want To Be A Hero ‎(12")VirginF-609 350Spain1987
VJS-12001Johnny Hates Jazz I Don't Want To Be A Hero ‎(12", Single, Promo)VirginVJS-12001Japan1987
609 350, 609 350-213Johnny Hates Jazz I Don't Want To Be A Hero ‎(12")Virgin, Virgin609 350, 609 350-213Europe1987
VJS 7004Johnny Hates Jazz I Don't Want To Be A Hero ‎(7", Single, Promo)VirginVJS 7004Japan1987


  • Design [Sleeve]Stylorouge
  • Photography BySimon Fowler
  • ProducerCalvin Hayes, Mike Nocito


Similar to I Don't Want To Be A Hero, but on this labelcolors is opposite, A side have red label, and B side have cyanblue labels. Matrix is slightly different

℗ 1987 Virgin Records Ltd.
© 1987 Virgin Records Ltd.

Made in England


  • Barcode: 5012980100064
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A-side, stamped): VST 1000 A-2U-1-1-
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A-side, stamped, struck through): B̶ ̶-̶ ̶2̶2̶0̶ ̶-̶ ̶X̶
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A-side, etched): HELLO SIPI TOWNHOUSE DMM HELLO CATHY
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B-side, stamped): VST 1000 B-2U-1-1-10 DD
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B-side, etched): TOWNHOUSE DMM


  • Published By – Copyright Control
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Mastered At – The Town House
  • Pressed By – EMI Records



Music video by Johnny Hates Jazz performing I Don't Want To Be A Hero. I Don't Want to Be a Hero is a 1987 song by the British band Johnny Hates Jazz. It reached 11 in the UK top 40 in August 1987 spending 10 weeks on the chart. It is taken from their 1 album Turn Back the Clock. The song was written by the band's lead singer and main songwriter, Clark Datchler. It has a strong anti-war sentiment and is written from the perspective of a soldier who is questioning their participation in what they consider an unjust war. The band's American record company were. I Don't Want To Be A Hero. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. This is the 1988 double-platinum debut album from Johnny Hates Jazz, 'Turn Back The Clock'. It entered the UK charts at 1, being only one of two debut albums released by Virgin Records to do so. The other was 'Never Mind The Bollocks' by the Sex Pistols. Synthpop Pop Rock Shattered Dreams Pet Shop Boys Hurts Depeche Mode Take That A-ha Tears For Fears ABC Frankie Goes To Hollywood. Sorry, something went wrong. Legal Privacy Cookies Imprint Creator Resources Blog Charts Popular searches. Johnny Hates Jazz are pop rock group which formed in 1986 in London, England. They had a succession of worldwide hits in the late 80's including Shattered Dreams, I Don't Want To Be A Hero, Turn Back The Clock and Heart Of Gold. Their debut album Turn Back The Clock shot straight to 1 in the UK album charts and went double platinum. Shattered Dreams, which reached 2 in the US and Japan, has now been played more than 3. 2 million times on US radio alone. The band split in 1992 and reformed in 2009 Orig read more. Johnny Hates Jazz - Don't Say It's Love. Johnny Hates Jazz - Last To Know. Johnny Hates Jazz - Magnetized. Johnny Hates Jazz - Listen. Johnny Hates Jazz - Lighthouse. Johnny Hates Jazz - Closer. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. I Don't Want to Be a Hero - Sing Strike Karaoke. More By Johnny Hates Jazz. Turn Back the Clock. Shattered Dreams. Don't Stop the Party feat. Rolling In the Deep. Скачать песню Johnny Hates Jazz I Don t Want to Be a Hero на телефон рингтон на звонок, либо слушать mp3 в хорошем качестве 320 kbps вы можете на Johnny Hates Jazz. Album: Turn Back The Clock 1987. Charted: 11 31. Get the Sheet Music License This Song . The song was a big hit in Johnny Meets Jazz's native Great Britain, where it peaked at 11 on the charts. It was almost not released in the United States, as the band's American record company feared it would be rejected as propaganda and cause the group to lose potential fans there. It was released anyway and did respectable business, peaking at 31 on the Billboard Hot 100. More songs from Johnny Hates Jazz. More songs about war. More songs from 1987. Lyrics to I Don't Want To Be A Hero
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