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Bow Wow Wow is an English new wave band that was formed by Malcolm McLaren in 1980 to promote his and Vivienne Westwood's fashion line New Romantic. The original members were Leigh Gorman (bass), Annabella Lwin (vocals), Matthew Ashman (guitar), and David Barbarossa (drums). The band is best known for their cover of "I Want Candy", a song which was originally performed by The Strangeloves in 1965. Bow Wow Wow's "I Want Candy" cover has become highly associated with 1980s pop music and pop culture.