The Lighthouse Family are a British duo. They consist of vocalist Tunde Baiyewu and keyboard player Paul Tucker and formed in 1993 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England after meeting at college. Their 1995 debut album Ocean Drive sold more than 1.6 million copies in the UK alone and established them as a popular easy listening duo throughout Europe. They are well known for their songs “Lifted“, “Lost In Space“, “Ocean Drive“, “Raincloud” and “High” The duo decided to take a break in 2003 due to heavy work schedules and persuade solo careers.
In November 2010, the duo announced they were reforming Lighthouse Family and did a full UK & Ireland tour, in February and March 2011. It was the first performance of Lighthouse Family in eight years. During an interview on breakfast TV show BBC Breakfast on 17 January 2011, Lighthouse Family revealed they had still been talking to each other during their time away, and that there was no current defined timescale for the release of a new album. However, Tucker mentioned during the interview that the duo had “pockets… full of songs” 2018 see’s the duo back together working on new material.