New wave band Tom Tom Club’s ‘Genius of Love‘ was featured on the first episode of the new ‘Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life‘ — “Winter“. It was played when Lorelei turned on the music that annoyed Luke before she followed Rory into her room.
The track is from Tom Tom Club’s self-titled debut album released in 1981. When it was released as a single, it hit the top of the U.S. dance charts.
As for Tom Tom Club, they are husband and wife duo Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth, and Tom Tom Club was a side project away from the pair’s usual music project, The Talking Heads. A side project that is still going strong 35 years later.
Tom Tom Club now has six studio albums, two live albums and 13 singles out.
Listen to ‘Genius of Love‘ below. You can grab the album on Amazon.