Communiqu_ is the second studio album by British rock band Dire Straits, originally released in 1979 by Vertigo Records internationally, and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album produced the single "Lady Writer", which reached the number 45 position on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and number 51 on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached the number one position on album charts in Germany, New Zealand, and Sweden, the number 11 position in the United States, and the number five position in the United Kingdom. Communiqu_ was certified gold in the United States, platinum in the United Kingdom, and double-platinum in France.
LP Track Listing:
1. Once Upon A Time In The West
3. Where Do You Think You're Going?
5. Lady Writer
6. Angel Of Mercy
7. Portobello Belle
8. Single-Handed Sailor
9. Follow Me Home