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Released: May 1978

For such an unusually catchy tune 'The Model' took years to make an impact, starting life as a snappy pop interlude on 1978's 'The Man Machine' before becoming a single that was largely overlooked until the end of 1981 when it suddenly pelted up the UK charts right to No.1. Creating an actual song, Kraftwerk beat the pop stars at their own game.

 
 
 
 
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