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Britain's Favourite 80s Songs

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Episode 5: 1984

Summary

A look at the biggest singles of 1984, the best pop videos, the artists who appeared in them, and the stories behind the songs. Cheryl Baker reveals how Tina Turner's What's Love Got to Do with It started off as a Bucks Fizz song. Plus, a look at Frankie Goes to Hollywood's controversial Relax, and the hits of Wham!. With contributions from Toyah Willcox, Paul Gambaccini, Carol Decker and Jenny Powell.

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Cast

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ContributorToyah Willcox
ContributorPaul Gambaccini
ContributorCheryl Baker
ContributorJenny Powell
ContributorCarol Decker

Crew

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DirectorYvette Lyons
DirectorVanessa Williams
DirectorSian Brooks
Executive producerMark Powell
ProducerYvette Lyons
ProducerVanessa Williams
ProducerSian Brooks
Series producerMalcolm Donkin

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  • Episode 5

    1984

    Summary

    A look at the biggest singles of 1984, the best pop videos, the artists who appeared in them, and the stories behind the songs. Cheryl Baker reveals how Tina Turner's What's Love Got to Do with It started off as a Bucks Fizz song. Plus, a look at Frankie Goes to Hollywood's controversial Relax, and the hits of Wham!. With contributions from Toyah Willcox, Paul Gambaccini, Carol Decker and Jenny Powell.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    ContributorToyah Willcox
    ContributorPaul Gambaccini
    ContributorCheryl Baker
    ContributorJenny Powell
    ContributorCarol Decker

    Crew

    rolename
    DirectorYvette Lyons
    DirectorVanessa Williams
    DirectorSian Brooks
    Executive producerMark Powell
    ProducerYvette Lyons
    ProducerVanessa Williams
    ProducerSian Brooks
    Series producerMalcolm Donkin
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