Red Red Wine

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"Red Red Wine" is a pop ballad. It was originally recorded by Neil Diamond. His version reached #62 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1968. The single is about a person drinking red wine to forget his problems.

The song was covered by UB40 in August 1983. It peaked at #1 in 1984 in United Kingdom and at #34 in the United States.[1]

It was released again in 1988 in the United States. That time, it hit #1.

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  1. "Red Red Wine". Official Charts. Retrieved Mar 7, 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)