Video Cracks

17 September 1982

Kim performs ‘View from a bridge’, ‘Ego’ and ‘Cambodia’ in a TV studio, surrounded by children. These children also interview her between the second and last song.

When did you start singing?
I started singing when I was very small, but the first record I made was a year and a half ago, and that was ‘Kids in America’.

How old are you?
I’m 21.

What nationality are you?
I’m British.

Is Kim Wilde your real name?
Kim is my real name, Wilde is… My real name is Kim Smith.

How many records have you made?
In England I’ve released five singles and two albums.

Do you travel a lot?
Yeah, I travel to many countries. I’ve just recently been to Japan and New York.