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Friday, 30 October 2015

Dionne Warwick - Got A Date 12 inch Remix - 1983

"Got A Date"  is a single released by Dionne Warwick on Arista Records in 1983. The song comes from the album Howa Many Times Can We Say Goodbye and reached Number 45 on the U.S. R&B chart. Written by Luther Vandross and Marcus Miller. The
1song is produced by Luther Vandross.

Remixed Version

Instrumental Version

Soul Train Performance

Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Bryan Ferry - Slave To Love - 1985

Bryan Ferry- "Slave To Love"
The 16th Single from Bryan Ferry was released in May 1985 and reached Number 10 on the U.K. singles chart.  Written by Bryan Ferry it was released on E.G. Records on  7 inch & 12 inch disc and spent 9 weeks on the chart.

Smash Hits Review

Extended Version


Friday, 23 October 2015

Paul Young The Video Singles 1985

Paul Young - The Videos Singles was released on VHS video in 1985 featuring the 5 music videos that had been released from his "No Parlez" and "The Secret of Association" albums. 

1 - Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home)
2- Come Back and Stay
3 - I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down
4 - Everything Must Change
5- Every Time You Go Away                                                                                                                                                           

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Sade - Diamond Life 1984

Diamond Life is Sade's first album, released on 16th July 1984 on Epic Records. It was produced by Robin Millar. The album reached No. 2 on the British charts, and peaked at No. 5 in the US charts.

Listen to the Full album:

Track listing:

1. Smooth Operator 
2. Your Love Is King 
3. Hang On To Your Love 
4. Frankie's First Affair 
5. When Am I Going To Make A Living 
6. Cherry Pie 
7. Sally 
8. I Will Be Your Friend
9. Why Can't We Live Together

Smash Hits Review

Spin Magazine Review


Monday, 19 October 2015

I Love 1989 - Full Episode

I Love 1989 - Jason Donovan looks back at the music, movies TV and fashions of 1989 including:

  • Den Watts Eastenders
  • Lycra body
  • Jason Donovan
  • Challenge Anneka
  • Mike Tyson vs Frank Bruno
  • Decorating paint
  • Soul II Soul
  • Dancing flowers
  • Guns 'n' Roses
  • Shirley Valentine
  • Crop circles
  • Neneh Cherry
  • Game Boy / Tetris
  • Lambada
  • Bodyform / Tampax / Bodyform advert
  • Madchester
  • Lisa Stansfield

  • Saturday, 17 October 2015

    Kids From Fame Reunion 2015

    A first for Italy. A concert show with the stars of Fame TV series one of the most loved in the world .  On stage will relive "Fame ", with Danny Amatullo , Coco Hernandez , Jesse Velasquez , Nicole Chapman , Holly Laird , Bruno Martelli and Doris Schwartz .

    Actors and singers of the original cast will perform in a show of poetry, music, & theatre .  The show is unique and original, written especially for this occasion. It is the combination of prose, song, music and dance which mingle on stage to create an  artistic union, strongly poetic and evocative .  EVOLUTION DANCE THEATRE with engaging choreography will have a high emotional impact  and music from the band DISCOINFERNO will add energy to the show.

    Jesse Borrego, Lee Curreri, Cynthia Gibb, Erica Gimpel, Carlo Imperato, Valerie Landsburg and Nia Peeples will perform together for the first time on Saturday 5th December at Teatro Nuovo Salsmoggiore Terme in Northern Italy, in this charity concert in Aid of Ger Onlus an Italian Children's charity that give support to disadvantaged children around the World.

    Ticketrs cost 30.00, 25.00 and 20.00 Euros, with discounts for under 25's, over 65's and disabled people.

    Buy Tickets The Ticket information is now in English for those of us who don't speak Italian. For people booking from the U.K. the BIC (SWIFT) code: POCIITM1  

    Even if you can't attend the show, you can still support the charity by making a donation, by liking and sharing their Facebook Page, and Following them on Twitter.

    It is a dream come true to have the cast of Fame perform together again and they will be making dreams come true for disadvantaged Children around the World.

    Please show your support.

    There is also a Twitter campaign to bring the Kids From Fame back to the U.K. #iwantmykidsfromfamereunion