[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Cheap Trick[/lastfm] released this single back in 1978, and it peaked on the Billboard chart at number 62. Still a catchy tune to this day, don’t you think?
So why was this band called “[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Men Without Hats[/lastfm]”? The name came about because of the lead singer Ivan and his two brothers, following the self-described principle of “style before comfort”, refused to wear […]
It’s Friday! What would you rather be doing?
Remember this song from the John Hughes film “Pretty in Pink”?
Remember that cute movie “Benny And Joon” from 1983, along with this catchy [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Proclaimers[/lastfm] song that made the soundtrack?
When first released, “What I Like About You” was already a popular song on [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the Romantics[/lastfm]’ concert playlist. In terms of record sales and radio airplay, however, the song was only a moderate success […]
[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Pretenders[/lastfm] were one of the seminal bands of the second British Invasion, rising out of London in 1979 with a forceful, self-titled first album. Their melodic but hard-charging sound suggested a union of […]
“Kids in America” is a New Wave song by British singer [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kim Wilde[/lastfm], released in the United Kingdom as her debut single in January 1981, and in the US in 1982.
Remember this song from back in 1983?
Remember this upbeat song from 1985?