Cantonese Boy (3:48)

Cover of Very Best of Japan

From Very Best of Japan and 11 other releases

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  • retroguy

    What - you never heard of Japan? Your lose.......good thing Al Gore invented the internet!

    24 May 2012 Reply
  • Haakzich

    Enter news boy, bang your tin drum!

    11 Apr 2012 Reply
  • aok3x3

    Became a fan of Japan a few years after they broke up. :( And it's sucks that Mick Karn (Bassist) passed away recently, so no hope of a full band reunion any time. They had a very unique sound and Duran Duran totally stole their look from Japan. How original of them. LOL

    20 Mar 2012 Reply
  • prominence_la

    An excellent closer to Tin Drum. The sudden ending always takes me by surprise.

    19 Mar 2011 Reply
  • Tom_Pullings

    Cantonese Boy not Canteen boy. Whew.

    7 Feb 2011 Reply
  • zaynzaynzayn

    OK gang. The Kidz R alrite.

    29 Jan 2011 Reply
  • mondojohnny

    @robd360 more like Duran Duran reminds you of Japan! : )

    10 Jan 2011 Reply
  • toxonix

    Excellent fretless bass

    17 Dec 2010 Reply
  • roddie_digital

    Part of it sounds identical to the Gary Numan song I, Assassin.

    22 Nov 2010 Reply
  • SebastianJunior

    Last Fm should just assume that every Japan single is 1 of my most loved tracks...

    20 Aug 2010 Reply
  • robd360

    reminds me of Duran Duran

    29 Jun 2010 Reply
  • nkuyo

    martinis in the sun

    10 Aug 2009 Reply
  • Obliquemusic

    great song

    31 Mar 2009 Reply
  • Aviva21

    Such a unique sound. Their live album 'Oil On Canvas' is very good.

    11 Feb 2009 Reply
  • thisisobvious

    Oh, that bass - so very slinky! Mick Karn is the man.

    30 Jan 2009 Reply
  • ms177op

    Goooooooooooooddddddddddddddd !!!

    24 Jan 2009 Reply
  • ziggystar72

    China Girl 1977 - Cantonese Boy 1982

    17 Jan 2009 Reply
  • Alfredeus

    Japan had such a particular sound. :)

    2 Jan 2009 Reply
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    29 Dec 2008 Reply
  • LilMsMetaphor

    I wonder if David Bowie had this song in mind when he did China Girl. Sounds vaguely familiar like that... Hmmmm...

    4 Dec 2008 Reply
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