80s Music

Scritti Politti

Scritti Politti are a British band, originally formed in 1977 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, by the Welsh singer-songwriter Green Gartside. He is the only member of the band to have remained throughout the group’s history. Beginning…

80s Movies

Top Gun (1986)

Starring -Tom Cruise & Kelly McGillis Macho navy pilot Pete Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is sent to Miramar Naval Air Station for advanced training where he competes with ‘Iceman’ (Val Kilmer)…

80s TV

Cheers (TV Show)

Cheers is an American sitcom television series that ran on NBC from September 30, 1982, to May 20, 1993, with a total of 275 half-hour episodes across eleven seasons. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows…

80s Kids TV

Mike Read’s Pop Quiz

Pop Quiz is a British television quiz programme that originally aired on BBC1 from 4 July 1981 to 28 December 1984 with a Top of the Pops special on 4…

80s Culture

Whizzer & Chips

Whizzer and Chips, oh the memories, was a British comics magazine that ran from 18 October 1969 to 27 October 1990, when it merged with the comic Buster. As with…

80s Events

Berlin Wall

Dateline- November 1989 The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer, pronounced [bɛʁˈliːnɐ ˈmaʊ̯ɐ] (listen)) was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. Constructed by the…

80s Charts

Top 10 Best Selling Albums from 1988

The Top 10 Albums of 1988 Position Artist/s Title 1 Kylie Minogue Kylie 2 Cliff Richard Private Collection 3 Michael Jackson Bad 4 Bros Push 5 Various Artists Now That’s…

80s Videos

Paul Young- Everything Must Change (1984)

Everything Must Change was a UK Top 10 hit for Paul Young in 1984, peaking at #9 in the UK singles chart where it stayed for 5 consecutive weeks before…

80s Compilations

Now 100 Hits Even More Forgotten 80’s

Celebrating even more forgotten hits of The 1980’s with this collection from the Now That’s What I Call Music team. Including hits from Five Star, Soft Cell, Bad Manners, Taffy,…