Rough & Tough

Another compilation album released on the EMI Plus label. It contains all the singles released between 1981 and 1983, with the exception of House of Salome. The 18 tracks are taken from all three of Kim’s albums which she recorded for RAK Records in 1981, 1982 and 1983. It’s the 23rd compilation of Kim Wilde songs originally released by EMI.

This compilation is called ‘Rough & Tough’ after the series of compilations released on the label. Other titles include work by Nona Hendryx, Sass Jordan, Suzi Quatro and Jennifer Rush. The CD is housed in a ‘digipack’ style sleeve.


This album contains the tracks Cambodia, Kids in America, View from a Bridge, Chequered Love, Love Blonde, Boys, 2 6 5 8 0, Just a Feeling, Water on Glass, You’ll Never Be So Wrong, Young Heroes, Ego, Dancing in the Dark, Action City, Chaos at the Airport, Child Come Away, Take Me Tonight and Wendy Sadd.


‘Rough & Tough’ was released on CD only.
See this page in the discography.