China Crisis Flaunt LP front

Flaunt the Imperfection is the title of the third studio album by China Crisis released on Virgin records in May 1985. Produced by Steely Dan founder member Walter Becker it is the group's most commercially successful album to date.

The album entered the UK chart at no.9 on its release and remained in the Top 40 for eleven weeks. It spawned four singles, Black Man Ray, King in a Catholic Style, You Did Cut Me and The Highest High, the first two of which made the Top 20.


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original LP/cassette and CD, 1985

Side One

  1. The Highest High
  2. Strength of Character
  3. You Did Cut Me
  4. Black Man Ray
  5. Wall of God

Side Two

  1. Gift of Freedom
  2. King in a Catholic Style
  3. Bigger the Punch I'm Feeling
  4. The World Spins, I'm Part Of It
  5. Blue Sea


  • in record collection (cassette)
  • in Top 50 albums
  • in Top 10 albums of 1985

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