06/11/1982 Soft Cell achieves the longest unbroken run on the UK charts
Soft Cell - Tainted Love • TopPop
Soft Cell - Tainted Love - Marc Almond 1981
Soft Cell - Tainted Love
Marc Almond (Soft Cell) - Tainted love 2016
The song was originally recorded by Gloria Jones, however, it gained worldwide popularity after it was covered by Soft Cell. In 1981, Tainted Love was the best-selling single in the UK. As of 2017, it has sold about 1.35 million copies.