GR80’s 21st May

1986 – Peter Gabriel released his fifth studio album SO. Often considered his best and most accessible album, SO was an immediate commercial success. The album’s lead single, “Sledgehammer”, won a record of nine MTV Video Music Awards.


Texas – I Don’t Want A Lover
The Communards – You Are My World
Pat Benetar – Hit Me with Your Best Shot
Stevie Nicks -Rooms on Fire
Joy Division – Love Will Tear Us Apart
Lionel Richie – All Night Long
Status Quo – Marguerita Time
Yazz – Stand Up For Your Love Rights
Queen & David Bowie – Under Pressure
Duran Duran – Skin Trade
Alexander O’Neal – Saturday Love
Madonna – Causing A Commotion
Peter Gabriel – In Your Eyes
A-Ha – Train of Thought
King – Love & Pride
Tears For Fears – Change
Johnny Logan – What’s Another Year
Paul Hardcastle – 19
The Buggles – Video Killed the Radio Star
Tina Turner – The Best
Deacon Blue – Real Gone Kid
Randy Crawford – You Might Need Somebody
Quarterflash – Harden My Heart
Midge Ure – No Regrets
Adam Ant – Apollo 9
John Waite – Missing You
Madness – House of Fun
Robbie Nevil – C’est La Vie
Dire Straits – Walk of Life
Tracy Chapman – Fast Car

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