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Britain's Favourite 80s Songs

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Craig Charles narrates this musical celebration of the decade that fashion forgot. However, while no one is in any rush to be repeating the styles of 40 years ago (shoulder pads, back-combed hair, spandex shorts and leg-warmers anyone?) the music lives on and on. After all, this was the era that gave the world synth-pop, the New Romantics and the Hit Factory of Stock, Aitken and Waterman. But what were the top 50 songs of the decade? This programme reveals the answer in a countdown, voted for by the public, interspersed with interviews with the stars who sang them, the producers who made them and the celebrity super-fans who loved them - and still do

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NarratorCraig Charles
ProducerJohn Piper
DirectorJohn Piper
UnknownMark Powell

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