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Structured in London by vocalist Terry Sharpe and guitarist Pat Gribben (formerly of Belfast’s Starjets), the Journeys also comprised vocalist Eileen Gribben, guitarist Gerard “Spud” Murphy, bassist Tony Ayre and drummer Pat Crowder. The group authorized to Chrysalis and released their self-titled debut recording in 1984 (Theodore & Close friends was a re-packaged edition for the U.S. marketplace), but missed achievement until four years later on, after shifting to Elektra Information. The 1988 recording Sea of Like contained the moderate hit “Broken Property” but didn’t move very much beyond that. After another recording the following yr, Trading Secrets using the Moon, the Journeys drifted into obscurity.

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Awards Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film, Satellite Award for Best Animated or Mixed Media Feature, PGA Producer of the Year Award in Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures, Empire Award for The Art of 3D
Music Songs Broken Land, Send My Heart, Drowning in the Sea of Love, Two Rivers, Feel the Raindrops, Heaven Knows Which Way, One Step From Heaven, Your Greatest Shade of Blue, Another Silent Day, When Your Heart Was Young, You Don't Have to Cry Anymore, Washington Deceased, Put Me Together Again, Raining All Over the World, The Sound of Summer, Love in Chains, Sweet Burning Love, I Don't Want to Play This Game, Bright New Morning, Tell 'em I'm Surfin', Theme from Magnificent 7, The Trip to Bountiful, Don't Blame It on the Moon, Hold Me Now, When the World Turns Upside Down, Nowhere Near Me, Happy Depression, Theme from the Endless Summer, Ginza Lights, Under the Boardwalk, Don't Tell Me, Flowing Through
Albums The Sea of Love, Theodore and Friends, Trading Secrets with the Moon, Lions and Tigers and Bears, BBC Session 2, Songs We Like....., BBC in Concert (10 November 1984)
Nominations Academy Award for Best Original Music Score, BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film, BAFTA Award for Best Special Visual Effects, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Animated Feature, Satellite Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, Robert Award for Best American Film, ADG Excellence in Production Design Awards - Fantasy Film

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