"Never Turn Your Back On Mother Earth" is a song by the American group Sparks. The song was recorded by the group's mid-seventies 'Glam' line-up. It was released in late 1974 as the first single from the group's fourth album, Propaganda.
In 1997 Sparks recorded a new version of the song with producer Tony Visconti. The new version introduced strings and a choir. The song concludes their Plagiarism album where it segues from out of the previous track, "The Number One Song In Heaven".
Martin Gore, guitarist and songwriter of Depeche Mode recorded a cover version for his solo debut EP, Counterfeit in 1989.
Mary Hopkin recorded a version which appeared on her 2007 album Valentine.
Neko Case has a version on her 2009 album Middle Cyclone....