Hints are Peter Gabriel's novel new musical direction were unveiled in February of 1980, with the release of the single, "Games Without Frontiers" b/w “Start/ I Don't Remember”. Recorded along with the album the previous summer, the title is a reference to a game show during the 1960s. It was very well received, reaching No. 4 in the UK and No. 48 in the US. The album, again titled Peter Gabriel (but later known as III or “Melt”), was even more so a success, topping the charts at No. 1 in the UK, and rising to No.