Secret Songs

Magic 105.4 (UK)

Between 10am and 2pm Kim Wilde presents ‘secret songs’: songs that carry special memories for listeners, who can send in their requests via the website of Magic FM.

Faith – George Michael
Rule the world – Take That
A groovy kind of love – Phil Collins
Valerie – Mark Ronson feat. Amy Winehouse
Evergreen – Will Young
We’ve only just begun – The Carpenters
Kiss me – Sixpence none the richer
Better – Boyzone
Together in Electric Dreams – Giorgio Moroder & Philip Oakey
Big girls don’t cry – The Four Seasons(Celebrity Secret Song request by Christopher Biggins)
Babooshka – Kate Bush
S.O.S. – Abba
True – Spandau Ballet
Listen to your heart – Roxette
Suspicious minds – Elvis Presley
Bad day – Daniel Powter
Nothing compares 2 U – Sinéad O’Connor
Are you ready for love – Elton John
Chasing cars – Snow Patrol
You’re the inspiration – Chicago
Wind beneath my wings – Bette Midler
Guilty – Blue
Kiss from a rose – Seal
You are not alone – Michael Jackson
Hello – Lionel Richie
Broken strings – James Morrison & Nelly Furtado
Lonely boy – Andrew Gold
Beautiful – James Blunt
You’re my best friend – Queen
Incomplete – Backstreet Boys
She’s like the wind – Patrick Swayze
What a wonderful world – Louis Armstrong
The sign – Ace of base
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
Every little thing she does is magic – The Police
Happy just to be with you – Michelle Gayle
A million lovesongs – Take That
Walking in Memphis – Marc Cohn
Ain’t no mountain high enough – Diana Ross & the Supremes
America – Razorlight
Brass in pocket – The Pretenders
Signed, sealed, delivered – Stevie Wonder
I just died in your arms – Cutting Crew
The winner takes it all – Abba
New shoes – Paolo Nutini
From this moment on – Shania Twain
Everlasting love – The Love Affair
Love will keep us together – Captain & Tenille
Cherish – Madonna

Secret Songs

Magic 105.4 (UK)

Between 10am and 2pm Kim Wilde presents ‘secret songs’: songs that carry special memories for listeners, who can send in their requests via the website of Magic FM.

Sweetest feeling – Jackie Wilson
Broken strings – James Morrison & Nelly Furtado
Life is a rollercoaster – Ronan Keating
Chiquitita – Abba
With or without you – U2
Hero – Mariah Carey
Will you still love me tomorrow – The Shirelles
Every little thing she does is magic – The Police
Could it be magic – Take That
I’m yours – Jason Mraz (Celebrity Secret Song request)
Radio gaga – Queen
Amazing – George Michael
Wind beneath my wings – Bette Midler
Brown eyed girl – Van Morrison
Love at first sight – Kylie Minogue
Take on me – A-ha
I want it that way – Backstreet Boys
You don’t have to say you love me – Dusty Springfield
Lean on me – Bill Withers
What’s love got to do with it – Tina Turner
Mercy – Duffy
Run – Leona Lewis
Me and mrs. Jones – Billy Paul
Imagine – John Lennon
You’re the voice – John Farnham
Shape of my heart – Sting
Chain reaction – Diana Ross
I can’t dance – Genesis
Grace – Will Young
You can call me Al – Paul Simon
Heart of glass – Blondie
Girls just want to have fun – Cyndi Lauper
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
Dancing on the ceiling – Lionel Richie
Baby I don’t care – Transvision Vamp
Crazy – Seal
Thank you – Dido
Never ever – All Saints
Everlasting love – The Love Affair
Relax – Frankie goes to Hollywood
Sanctuary – Gabriella Cilmi
Thorn in my side – Eurythmics
Ordinary world – Duran Duran
The one and only – Chesney Hawkes
Manic Monday – The Bangles
If you’re not the one – Daniel Bedingfield
Venus – Bananarama
Better – Boyzone
Here we are – Gloria Estefan
Tired of being alone – Al Green

Ushi & Dushi

31 December 2009
RTL4 (Netherlands)

Dutch presenter Wendy van Dijk dresses up as Japanese reporter Ushi to ask celebrities stupid questions. In this episode, she confronts Kim Wilde just before a concert.

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5 September 2009
SVT4 (Sweden)

Kim Wilde and Fibes oh Fibes! perform their duet ‘Run to you’ live before a large audience during a live show. Before their performance, Fibes oh Fibes’s lead singer and Kim are interviewed briefly.


9 August 2009
NCRV (Netherlands)

Lenny Woldringh (9) meets Kim Wilde and interviews her for the Dutch TV show Praatjesmakers.

Dzień dobry

8 February 2009
TVN (Poland)

Interview with Samantha Fox, Kim Wilde and Kajagoogoo about their concerts during Ejtis Szoł in Poland a week later.

BBC Breakfast

5 February 2009

Interview with Kim Wilde about the forthcoming Here And Now Tour 2009 in the UK in May. Clips of the video for ‘Kids in America’ and Top of the Pops performances of ‘Chequered love’ and ‘You keep me hangin’ on’ are shown during this interview, and Kim explains all about the concept of these Eighties nostalgia concerts.

Saturday kitchen

31 January 2009

Kim Wilde is the star guest during this Saturday morning live television show, in which two chefs and the presenter cook a variety of recipes. It’s all about food then, and Kim also brings in two proposals for a dish: something with chicken and something with rhubarb. The audience and guests in the programme choose the latter, after which a rhubarb pannacotta is made.
Meanwhile, Kim tells all about her career so far and the forthcoming Here and Now tour.

Kim Wilde’s Top 50 Secret Songs

24 January 2009
Magic TV, Sky Channel (UK)

Kim Wilde presents a top 50 of secret songs, or ‘guilty pleasures’. The top 50 is as follows:

50. I’m Gonna Getcha Good – Shania Twain
49. Nikita – Elton John
48. You’re The Best Thing – Style Council
47. One Sweet Day – Mariah Carey & BoyzIIMen
46. Every Rose Has Its Thorn – Poison
45. Amazing – George Michael
44. Together In Electric Dreams – Phil Oakey & Giorgio Moroder
43. Secret Lovers – Atlantic Starr
42. Because You Loved Me – Celine Dion
41. A Groovy Kind Of Love – Phil Collins
40. Black Velvet – Alannah Myles
39. Raspberry Beret – Prince
38. Private Emotion – Ricky Martin ft Meja
37. Baby Baby – Amy Grant
36. Don’t stop believing – Journey
35. Lovin’ You – Minnie Riperton
34. Can’t Help Falling In Love – UB40
33. Run To You – Whitney Houston
32. The Love I Lost – Sybil
31. It started with a kiss – Hot Chocolate
30. Through The Barricades – Spandau Ballet
29. Only Yesterday – The Carpenters
28. When You Tell Me That You Love Me – Westlife & Diana Ross
27. I’ve Had The Time Of My Life – Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes
26. I Knew I Loved You – Savage Garden
25. Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now – Starship
24. S.O.S. – ABBA
23. To Be With You – Mr Big
22. Me & Mrs Jones – Freddie Jackson
21. It Must Be Love – Madness
20. Young Hearts Run Free – Candi Staton
19. Sealed With A Kiss – Jason Donovan
18. Rule The World – Take That
17. You Win Again – Bee Gees
16. Don’t Know Much – Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville
15. Bette Davis Eyes – Kim Carnes
14. Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You – Glenn Medeiros
13. End Of The Road – BoyzIIMen
12. You Keep Me Hanging On – Kim Wilde
11. More Than Words – Extreme
10. Every Time You Go Away – Paul Young
9. Run To You – Bryan Adams
8. Perfect Moment – Martine McCutcheon
7. Love Changes (Everything) – Climie Fisher
6. True Blue – Madonna
5. You’re The Voice – John Farnham
4. What’s Love Got To Do With It – Tina Turner
3. Whole Again – Atomic Kitten
2. She Makes My Day – Robert Palmer
1. Heaven (Candlelight Mix) – DJ Sammy

Five News

18 January 2009
Five (UK)

Interview with Kim Wilde about the Here & Now tour 2009. She talks about her career change, going into gardening, and coming back again for retro tours.

ZDF Kultnacht

1 January 2009
ZDF (Germany)

Just after New Year’s Eve, German channel ZDF started the Kultnacht, a six hour programme consisting of rebroadcasts of performances in the music programme Disco, in the 1970’s and 1980’s. One of these performances was Kim’s May 18, 1981 performance in the programme Disco 81.

TT Spektra

1 January 2009

Interview with Kim Wilde and Fibes Oh Fibes! about their collaboration.