Showing all 10 Facts found
Click to filter results
Former Thin Lizzy
leader Phil Lynott's new band Grand Slam plays its debut gig at The Castle Inn, Galway, Eire, Europe, followed by a tour of Ireland.
Paul Hardcastle achieves his first UK chart entry with You're The One For Me, which will peak at No41.
play at Edenhalle, Amsterdam, Holland, Europe.
The newly-issued Billboard
Top 100 singles chart in the USA includes a record-breaking 40 British acts.
The Caterpillar by The Cure
enters the UK pop singles chart where it will peak at No14.
Frankie Goes To Hollywood play the second of two nights at The Odeon, Hammersmith, London, England, UK, Europe.
Radio Ga Ga by Queen peaks at No16 in the Billboard
Top 40 Singles chart in the USA.
and Johnny Marr
of The Smiths
perform an acoustic version of This Charming Man on ITV tv show Datarun in the UK. The performance takes place in Morrissey
's former primary school, St Wilfreds.
WEA Records in the UK is fined £6,000 by the BPI (British Phonographic Industry) for unethical practices.