Talk Talk – Talk Talk – Official Music Video. The song was written by Mark Hollis and Ed Hollis. It was released as the second single from the band’s debut album “The Party’s Over” in April 1982. It reached number 26 in the Billboard’s US Billboard Top Tracks chart in the United States and #52 in the official singles chart in the UK. The reissued version hit number 1 in the singles chart in South Africa.