3 x Sets of Eighties compilations

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Demon Music Group have kindly delivered fi ve sets of each of its new 100 Hits 5CD compilations to the Classic Pop offi ces and they are now up for grabs for fi ve lucky winners! There’s plenty of variation to suit all tastes on offer here: Pure 80s features a hearty helping of the [...]

2 x Formerly Of Bucks Fizz OBF – ‘Fame And Fortune’ albums

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2016 marks the 35th anniversary of Bucks Fizz’s victory at Eurovision with Making Your Mind Up, and former members Cheryl Baker, Mike Nolan, Jay Aston and Bobby McVay toast their victory with a smart gatefold vinyl release of OBF – Fame And Fortune that arrives with a CD copy of the album as well as [...]

2 x Ali Campbell ‘In The Studio, In Concert, On Tour: The Collection’ box sets

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T his is pretty much everything that fans of ex-UB40 frontman Ali Campbell could want – a must-have box set that features the albums Running Free, Flying High and Great British Songs (all issued on vinyl for the fi rst time) and a trio of DVDs: Ali Campbell And Friends Live At The Royal Albert [...]

1 x Grace Jones ‘Warm Leatherette’ deluxe 4LP vinyl box set worth £80!

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Island gave us a superb reissue of Grace Jones’ 1981 masterstroke Nightclubbing in 2014, and last year’s Disco box set repurposed expanded editions of the Portfolio, Fame and Muse albums in serious style. Now they continue the good work with this lavish multi-format reissue of Grace Jones’ fourth album, Warm Leatherette. Grace left disco behind [...]

New issue of Classic Pop out now!

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First and foremost, we pay tribute to master songwriter and musician Prince. Yet another musical genius lost to us this year. Keep an eye out for our full-length Prince special – soon to follow. Elsewhere this issue we speak to Dexys spokesman Kevin Rowland and bandmate Sean Read about their recent foray into the world [...]

ON SALE NOW: Prince – A Celebration!

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This year we’ve already lost a plethora of talent from across the world of entertainment. But surely the loss of the iconic ‪Prince‬ must rank among the most significant. The artist who brought us ‪Purple Rain‬,‪ When Doves Cry‬, ‪Little Red Corvette‬ and a wide variety of other golden moments in pop has passed into the ether. In our latest [...]

Right Said Fred celebrate the 25th Anniversary of ‘I’m Too Sexy’

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Right Said Fred are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their 1991 chart topping hit single I’m Too Sexy this year. To celebrate the release, brothers Fred and Richard Fairbrass are releasing a 25th Anniversary EP of I’m Too Sexy plus a brand new album via Pledge. I’m Too Sexy spent over 6 weeks at the top of the charts and then a further 4-months in the [...]

Five brand new ‘100 Hits’ titles this May 2016!

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After much anticipation, Demon Music group are delighted to announced FIVE BRAND NEW ‘100 Hits’ releases coming out this month on the 13th May. Take a musical peek at the new trailer here: The five ’100 Hits’ albums include: Pure 80s: Tracks from the finest pop artists such as Wham!, Cyndi Lauper, Adam Ant and [...]

Video Premiere: Tanita Tikaram ” The Way You Move “

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Classic Pop are happy to present the premiere of Tanita Tikaram’s new video for ‘The Way You Move’ Tanita’s new album ‘Closer To The People‘ was released earlier this month to much critical acclaim, ‘The Way You Move’, is the latest track released as a single from the album. Tanita had this to say about [...]

Exclusive: Phil Collins unreleased ‘True Colors’ live rehearsal from ‘Testify’

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Classic Pop readers have an exclusive listen of the previously unreleased live rehearsal version of ‘True Colors‘ from Phil Collins’ forthcoming remastered version of ‘Testify‘. Listen here:   The track comes as part of the Phil Collins-curated ‘Take A Look At Me Now’ campaign – a career retrospective currently underway with four reissued albums thus far: ‘Face Value’ [...]