Photograph of Adam Ant
Adam and the Ants, a British rock band active between the late 1970s and early 1980s, released their third and final album, Prince Charming, in 1981. The album included the title track “Prince Charming,” which was the fifth biggest hit single of the year. The single was well known for an accompanying music video that featured Adam Ant styled as a male Cinderella. Following the release of Prince Charming, Adam and the Ants disbanded, and Adam Ant launched his solo career.