born on 31/12/1952
died on 13/3/2012
Alias Cedric Sharpley
Dramatis were an English synthpop band from the early 1980s. Chris Payne (vocals, keyboards), Russell Bell (guitars, keyboards), Cedric Sharpley (drums), and Denis Haines (keyboards) were all originally members of Gary Numan's backing band. They formed Dramatis following Numan's announced retirement in April 1981.
They released six singles and one album before disbanding in 1982. Two of their singles reached the UK Singles Chart: the 1981 single with Numan "Love Needs No Disguise" which reached number 33, and the 1982 single "I Can See Her Now" which reached number 57.
Cedric Sharpley died from a heart attack on 13 March 2012.
|1981|| For Future Reference
(also known as The Dramatis Project)
|1981||"Ex Luna Scientia"||For Future Reference|
| "Love Needs No Disguise"
(with Gary Numan)
|"No-One Lives Forever"|
|"Oh! Twenty Twenty Five"|
|1982||"Face on the Wall"||Non-album single|
|"I Can See Her Now"||57|
- 1.0 1.1 "Love Needs No Disguise". Chart Stats. Retrieved on 5 December 2008.
- 2.0 2.1 "I Can See Her Now". Chart Stats. Retrieved on 5 December 2008.
- Thedeadrockstarsclub.com - accessed 18 March 2012
- Cedric Sharpley obituary
|Albums with Tubeway Army||Tubeway Army Replicas The Plan|
|Studio albums||The Pleasure Principle Telekon Dance I, Assassin Warriors Berserker The Fury Strange Charm Metal Rhythm Outland Machine + Soul Sacrifice Exile Pure Jagged Splinter|
|Collaborations||Automatic (with Bill Sharpe) Human (with Michael R. Smith)|
|Live albums||Living Ornaments '79 Living Ornaments '80 Living Ornaments '79 and '80 White Noise Ghost The Skin Mechanic Dream Corrosion Dark Light Living Ornaments '81 Scarred Live at Shepherds Bush Empire Hope Bleeds Fragment 1/04 Fragment 2/04 The Complete John Peel Sessions Jagged Live Engineers|
|Soundtracks||The Radial Pair: Video Soundtrack|
|Compilations||Exhibition The Premier Hits The Mix The Radio One Recordings Exposure Hybrid Resonator|
|Other albums||Jagged Edge|
|Related articles||Discography Paul Gardiner|
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