Malcolm McLaren the famed entrepreneur and manager of the Sex Pistols was always on the look out for the next new thing in 1980, persuaded the guitarist, drummer and bassist for of Adam and the Ants, to leave the founder of the band, Adam Ant
Adam was not very happy at all!!
McLaren enlisted the band to be the new group to back up 14 year old singer Annabella Lwin who was discovered singing while work at a London Dry Cleaners.
Their first big hit was a cover the 60’s band The Strangeloves cover of “I Want Candy”!