" is the fifth single by Dutch girl group Luv'
, released in the autumn of 1978 by Philips
. This million seller appears on the German version of the 1978 debut album, With Luv'
and was a successful hit record in a large part of Continental Europe
, South Africa
and New Zealand
. It was a minor hit in Australia
This song is the follow-up single to You're the Greatest Lover
and uses a bagpipe theme. The intro of this track is inspired by the famous "20th-Century Fox Fanfare" by Alfred Newman
which accompanies the 20th Century Fox
studio logo at the beginning of its productions. Thanks to this hit record, Luv'
established itself as one of the most popular Dutch pop acts of the late 1970s.<br>Trojan Horse
was included in the German version of the With Luv'
album and on CD compilations (such as Luv' Gold
and 25 Jaar Na Waldolala
). In 2006, this smash hit also appears as a bonus track in the Box set Completely In Luv'
.<br>It was also used for the soundtrack of the movie Spetters
directed by Paul Verhoeven
. Moreover, Luv'
played in 1979 a cameo role in the German movie Cola, Candy,Chocolate
(aka Drei Kesse Bienen auf den Philippinen) in which they performed Trojan Horse
Track listing and release
Philips/Phonogram licensed the rights for Luv's records to various labels around the world.7" Vinyl
- a. "Trojan Horse"