Additional information about this, UB40 vinyl art.
UB40 – The Artist
UB40 are an English reggae and pop band, formed in 1978 in Birmingham, England. The band has had more than 50 singles in the UK Singles Chart, and has also achieved considerable international success with over 70 million records sold worldwide. The ethnic make-up of the band’s original line-up was diverse, with musicians of English, Welsh, Irish, Jamaican, Scottish and Yemeni parentage. The band’s line-up was stable for nearly 29 years, from 1979 until January, when frontman Ali Campbell left the band.
Don’t Break My Heart – The Song
Don’t Break My Heart is a single by UB40, released in 1985 on their sixth studio album, Baggariddim.
The Broken Heart – The Shape
The heart shape is an ideograph used to express the idea of the “heart” in its metaphorical or symbolic sense as the centre of emotion, including affection and love, especially romantic love. The “wounded heart” indicating lovesickness came to be depicted as a heart symbol pierced with an arrow (Cupid’s), or heart symbol “broken” in two or more pieces.
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