80s Music

Frankie Goes to Hollywood

Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was one of the most controversial and commercially successful UK pop acts of the early 1980s. The Liverpool group was fronted by vocalist Holly Johnson,…

80s Movies

Child’s Play (1988)

Child’s Play is a 1988 American slasher film directed and co-written by Tom Holland, and produced by David Kirschner from a story by Don Mancini. It is the first film in the Child’s Play series and the first installment…

80s TV

Just Good Friends

Just Good Friends is a British sitcom written by John Sullivan. It starred Paul Nicholas and Jan Francis as former lovers Vincent Pinner and Penny Warrender, who meet in a…

80s Kids TV

Fun House

Fun House was a British children’s game show produced by Scottish Television and based on the American show, that aired on CITV from 24 February 1989 to 29 December 1999.…

80s Culture

BBC Micro

The British Broadcasting Corporation Microcomputer System, or BBC Micro, is a series of microcomputers and associated peripherals designed and built by the Acorn Computer company in the 1980s for the BBC Computer Literacy Project, operated by…

80s Events

Halley’s Comet in 1986

Halley’s Comet or Comet Halley, officially designated 1P/Halley, is a short-period comet visible from Earth every 75–76 years. Halley last appeared in the inner parts of the Solar System in 1986…

80s Charts

Number 3 Hits of The 1980s

A list of songs that only reached No3 in the charts in The 1980s. A few big songs in this list, some surprises also that these did not reach the…

80s Videos

Labi Siffre- (Something Inside) So Strong (1987)

“(Something Inside) So Strong” is a 1987 single written and recorded by British singer-songwriter Labi Siffre. The song was one of the biggest successes of his career, and peaked at number four…

80s Compilations

Now 100 Hits Forgotten 80’s

Now 100 Hits Forgotten 80’s Celebrating The 1980s with a collection of Forgotten tracks, 100 of them no less. Including, Amazulu, Debbie Gibson, Wee Papa Girl Rappers, Sigue Sigue Sputnik,…