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Episode 6: 1985

Summary

A look at the biggest-selling singles of 1985, the best pop videos, the artists who appeared in them, and the stories behind the songs. A-ha's Take On Me, and I Know Him So Well, by Elaine Paige and Barbara Dickson are two of the classic tracks under discussion. Contributors include Toyah Willcox, Paul Gambaccini, Cheryl Baker and Carol Decker. Jenny Powell narrates.

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Credits

Cast

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NarratorJenny Powell
ContributorToyah Willcox
ContributorPaul Gambaccini
ContributorCheryl Baker
ContributorCarol Decker

Crew

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

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  • Episode 6

    1985

    Summary

    A look at the biggest-selling singles of 1985, the best pop videos, the artists who appeared in them, and the stories behind the songs. A-ha's Take On Me, and I Know Him So Well, by Elaine Paige and Barbara Dickson are two of the classic tracks under discussion. Contributors include Toyah Willcox, Paul Gambaccini, Cheryl Baker and Carol Decker. Jenny Powell narrates.

    How to watch

    Loading

    Details

    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Cast

    rolename
    NarratorJenny Powell
    ContributorToyah Willcox
    ContributorPaul Gambaccini
    ContributorCheryl Baker
    ContributorCarol Decker

    Crew

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