The Clash’s Joe Strummer isolated vocals for Rock The Casbah

The Clash’s Rock the Casbah was released as the third single from their fifth album, Combat Rock. It reached number eight on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the US (their second and last top 40 and only top 10 single in the United States) and, along with the track “Mustapha Dance”, it also reached number eight on the dance chart. It is the band’s highest charting single worldwide.