In the UK, Hunting High and Low continued its chart success into the following year, becoming one of the best-selling albums of 1986.Following a performance at the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in 1998, the band returned to the studio and recorded their sixth album, 2000's Minor Earth Major Sky, which was another number-one hit in Norway and resulted in a new tour.On 15 October 2009, the band announced they would split after a worldwide tour in 2010, the Ending on a High Note Tour.
We hate to say it, but fatherhood had definitely taken its toll on Simon - especially his stomach.
Then there's Toyah Wilcox, who, if anything, looks better at 44 than she did during the height of her fame.
The original wild child has dumped her punk, in-your-face look in favour of a softer, prettier image, reflecting her more sedate lifestyle as a TV presenter and campaigner.
Announcing their split, the band said they had lived the ‘ultimate boy’s adventure tale’ and had a longer, more rewarding career than anyone could hope for.‘Doing this now will give us a chance to get more involved in other meaningful aspects of life, be it humanitarian work, politics, or whatever else - and of course through new constellations in the field of art and music,’ they said in a statement. Change is always difficult and it is easy to get set in one’s ways.
Now it is time to move on.’A-ha, who formed in 1982, have achieved more than 35million global album sales and scored 15 top ten singles in the UK.