Party classics

Virgin Radio (UK)

Between 6pm and 10pm local time, Kim Wilde presented the radio show ‘Party Classics’ on Virgin Radio UK, covering for regular presenter Tony Hadley.

Kids in America – Kim Wilde
Walking on sunshine – Katrina & the Waves
The power of love – Huey Lewis & the News
Geno – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
Footloose – Kenny Loggins
Holiday – Madonna
One step beyond – Madness
New song – Howard Jones
Come back and stay – Paul Young
Gangsters – The Specials
The look of love – ABC
Labour of love – Hue & Cry
To cut a long story short – Spandau Ballet
Don’t leave me this way – The Communards
Take on me – A-ha
Valerie – Steve Winwood
Raspberry baret – Prince
Tainted love – Soft Cell
Living on a prayer – Bon Jovi
Girls on film – Duran duran
Two tribes – Frankie goes to Hollywood
Walk the dinosaur – Was not was
You keep me hangin’ on – Kim Wilde
You’re the one that I want – John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
Young at heart – The Bluebells
Break my stride – Matthew Wilder
On my radio – The Selecter
Jean genie – David Bowie
Reward – The Teardrop Explodes
Hourglass – Squeeze
Love action – Human League
Are ‘friends’ electric? – Tubeway Army
Lucky star – Madonna
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Video killed the radio star – The Buggles
Heaven is a place on earth – Belinda Carlisle
Heart of glass – Blondie
Echo beach – Martha & the Muffins
Lost weekend – Lloyd Cole & the Commotions
Chequered love – Kim Wilde
They don’t know – Kirsty McColl
Gold – Spandau Ballet
Holding out for a hero – Bonnie Tyler
Good thing – Fine Young Cannibals
Swords of a thousand men – Tenpole Tudor
Uptown girl – Billy Joel
Dancing queen – Abba
The riddle – Nik Kershaw
Save a prayer – Duran duran