Song

Cars: GARY NUMAN

Australian singles chart:
Cars entered the Kent Music Report on 19 November 1979 and peaked at #9. The song was #53 on the Top 100 of 1980.

Album:
The song is on The Pleasure Principle which entered the Kent Music Report album charts on 22 October 1979 and peaked at #24.

Songwriter:
Gary Numan

Producer:
Gary Numan

Wikipedia:
Cars is the debut solo single by English musician Gary Numan from his debut studio album, The Pleasure Principle. The song was the first release credited solely to Gary Numan after he dropped the band name ‘Tubeway Army’, under which he had released four singles and two LPs.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cars_(song)

Songfacts:
Cars is about how people use technology and material goods to isolate themselves from human contact. Numan has stated that he has Asperger syndrome, which is a mild form of autism, but until he was diagnosed, he had a lot of trouble relating to other people.
Read more: www.songfacts.com/facts/gary-numan/cars

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