'80s Pop

A Retro Rewind episode. Saturdays and Sundays 12pm to 1pm.

Thu 15 March 2018

Where were you in the 80s? And what were you wearing? If you were rocking the ripped jeans combined with the tight and bright look, you’re sure to be all too familiar with the next hour of hand-picked classics.

The decade that gave us E.T. and Crocodile Dundee also presented some musical gems, like MTV and portable CDs. It was here where stars like Madonna, Whitney Houston, Wham, A-ha and countless more saw their start. These 13 guilty pop pleasures are coming to you from the bright lights of the 1980s - and are perfect for sharing with your kidlets. Have a listen below, or anytime, anywhere in our free app!

Tracklisting:

  1. Roxette - The Look
  2. Devo - Whip It
  3. Laura Branigan - Gloria
  4. Wham - Wake Me Up Before You Gogo
  5. Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer
  6. Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
  7. A-Ha - Take On Me
  8. Madonna - Holiday
  9. Katrina & The Waves - Walking on Sunshine
  10. John Farnham - You're The Voice
  11. Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody
  12. The Pointer Sisters - I'm So Excited
  13. Kool and The Gang - Celebration
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