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This big, bright cover of British act Blue Mink's plea for multi-racial harmony and a world of "coffee coloured people" was a chart-topper for all female vocal group When the Cat's Away in November 1988. The self-produced video is heavy on 80s fluoro colours and overexposed whites, while the placement of the Cats around a single mic affords them plenty of chances to interact and enjoy each other's company (they're also seen out and about on Karangahape Road, and at a rugby league test). This cat video before cat videos overran the internet includes an actual cat.

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Comments (2)

 Gary

Gary

Great to get a Song with a good positive meaning sung well.
Well done.

 guy

guy

maggie is the best singer and looking well fit.

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 Kerry Brown

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