"Temptation" is a single by Sheffield band Heaven 17, originally released in April 1983, peaking at number 2 in the UK charts. This was the second single to be taken from their second album The Luxury Gap, after November 1982's "Let Me Go".
The guest vocals are provided by Carol Kenyon, who continued to work with the band. The song also featured an orchestra, arranged and conducted by John Wesley Barker.
I've never been closer
I've tried to understand
That certain feeling
Carved by another's hand