Chris Rea – On The Beach – Official Music Video
The song was written by Chris Rea. “On The Beach” was released as the second single from his 1986 album of the same name name. It was released in May 1986 with “If Anybody Asks You” on the B-side reaching only #57 in the UK. The single was re-recorded and released in the summer of 1988 with “I’m Taking the Day Out” on the B-side. The re-recorded single peaked at #9 on Billboard Adult Contemporary chart in the United States, and at #12 on the official UK Singles Chart.