INXS

INXS (pronounced “in excess”) were an Australian rock band, formed as The Farriss Brothers in 1977…

Eurythmics

Eurythmics were a British music duo consisting of members Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart. Stewart…

Def Leppard

Def Leppard are an English rock band formed in 1977 in Sheffield as part of the new wave of British heavy metalmovement.…

Bucks Fizz

Bucks Fizz is a British pop group that achieved success in the 1980s, most notably for winning the 1981 Eurovision…

Kajagoogoo

Kajagoogoo /kædʒəˈɡuːɡuː/ are a British new wave band, best known for their 1983 hit single “Too Shy“, which reached No. 1…

The Cure

The Cure are an English rock band formed in Crawley in 1976. The band has experienced…

Bananarama

Bananarama are an English female pop music vocal group formed in London in 1981 by friends Sara Dallin, Siobhan Fahey and Keren Woodward. Their success…

New Order

New Order are an English rock band formed in 1980 by vocalist and guitarist Bernard Sumner,…

Madness

Madness are an English ska band from Camden Town, north London, who formed in 1976. One…

A-ha

A-ha (usually stylized as a-ha; Norwegian pronunciation: [ɑˈhɑː]) is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982.…

Dire Straits

Dire Straits were a British rock band formed in London in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (lead…

UB40

UB40 are an English reggae and pop band, formed in December 1978 in Birmingham, England. The…

Level 42

Level 42 is an English band formed on the Isle of Wight in 1979. They had…

Ultravox

Ultravox (earlier stylized as Ultravox!) were a British new wave band, formed in London in 1973…