June 1986, when Genesis & Co. are at the top of the charts
Thirty years ago, seven records in the Hot 100 di Billboard in the USA they were dealing with the five members of the classic Genesis lineup.
By Eugenio Delmale
The dimensions of the success achieved by Genesis & Co. are in fact demonstrated by American rankings, never before climbed so massively. The tastes of the American market therefore reward the new sound.
Not only. The videos taken from the album are of great impact, like the title track o Land of confusion.
Peter Gabriel square Sledgehammer and the album So in Check these top 10, until arriving, on July 26, 1986, in first position undermining his own Invisible Touch. Again, the video was a huge help to the success of the single and the entire disc.
"It was the Genesis-mafia! - he said jokingly Tony Banks - We thought we really made it when Invisible Touch went to the top of the American rankings. And then it was like: 'Oh hell, there is also Peter'. In England we had never had very successful singles, because there people always waited for the album " Daryl Easlea, Without borders. Life and music of Peter Gabriel).
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