När vi två blir en (1980)

Tracks

A. När vi två blir en (lyrics)
B. Kärleken är inte blind (men ganska närsynt) (lyrics)

Release info

One of Gyllene Tider’s biggest singles ever. “När vi två blir en” had sold over 60,000 copies by December 23, 1980 and sold more than 100,000 copies all in all, stayed at #1 for 16 consecutive weeks and was even #1 in Norway. Written June 30, 1980. The organ hook is all Fritte and the hidden melody in the solo is of course “Yellow Submarine”. Niklas Strömstedt came up with the title of the B-side – Love isn’t blind, but pretty nearsighted…

Chart peak position

Sweden: #1 December 12, 1980 thru April 10, 1981!
Norway: #1 March 1981

Release dates

1980-10-29 // EMI Parlophone / Catalogue 7C 006-35797: 2 track 7″ die cut sleeve
1980-10-29 // EMI Parlophone / Catalogue 7C 006-35797: 2 track 7″