It reached number one in the United States, and was their second number one hit in the UK, following 's "Geno". It was ranked number 18 on VH1's Greatest Songs of the '80s. Dexys Midnight Runners currently called Dexys are an English pop group with soul influences, who achieved their major success in the early to mid s. We're doing our best to make sure our content is useful, accurate and safe. If by any chance you spot an inappropriate comment while navigating through our website please use this form to let us know, and we'll take care of it shortly. Forgot your password? Retrieve it.