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Album of the Month: Sade ‘Diamond Life’

July 14, 2022

Sade’s debut studio album ‘Diamond Life’ was released on the 16th July in 1984 and so of course it had to be this month’s Album of The Month! 

– ‘Diamond Life’ peaked at number 2 on the UK album chart and featured songs such as ‘Smooth Operator’, ‘Your Love Is King’ and ‘Why Can’t We Live Together’.

– The album spent 91 weeks on the charts.

– The album also won the 1985 Brit Award for ‘Best British Album’.

For 24 years after it’s release, ‘Diamond Life’ was the best-selling debut album by a British female vocalist.

 

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