The Riddle is Nik’s second solo studio album. It was released in November 1984 on MCA Records. The album peaked at #8 on the UK Album Chart and was certified Platinum by the BPI.
The album spawned three singles. The lead single was “The Riddle”, which peaked at #3 in the UK and was a commercial hit across Europe.
“Wide Boy” was the second single and peaked at #9 in the UK, whilst the third and final single release “Don Quixote” peaked at #10 in the UK.