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FlinterFile: Duran Duran- Rio

Duran Duran had the desire to have success in the USA. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Ultravox- Vienna

Ultravox released this big hit in 1982. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Icehouse- Hey Little Girl

Iva Davies, the singer from Icehouse, started recording the Primitive Man album as a solo album. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Herb Alpert- Route 101

Herb Alpert released on of his most succesful albums in 1982. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Normaal- Deurdonderen

Normaal is a Dutch band who sing in the dialect of the Achterhoek. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Phil Collins- It Don’t Matter To Me

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Phil Collins released his second solo album, Hello, I Must Be Going! in 1982. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Margriet Eshuijs Band- Black Pearl

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Margriet Eshuijs is a Dutch singer who started in the band Lucifer. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Olivia Newton-John- Heart Attack

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With the single Physical, Olivia Newton-John had scored enough hits for a new compilation album. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Chris De Burgh- Don’t Pay The Ferryman

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In 1982, Chris De Burgh had his first hit in eight years. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Dexy’s Midnight Runners- Jackie Wilson Said

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In 1982, Dexy’s Midnight Runners released an ode to Jackie Wilson. The song was written and first recorded by Van Morrison in 1972. Read the rest of this entry