02 August 2011

80's August - Day 2 ...

Day 2

Song A  Toni Basil – Mickey

Toni Basil (born Antonia Christina Basilotta on September 22, 1943 is an American singer songwriter, actress, film maker, director and choreographer, best-known for her multi-million-selling worldwide #1 hit "Mickey" from 1982.

Song B  Cliff Richard and the Young Ones – Living Doll

Sir Cliff Richard, OBE (born Harry Rodger Webb; 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor, entrepreneur and philanthropist, who has sold over 260 million records worldwide.

The Young Ones is a British sitcom, first broadcast in 1982, which ran for two series on BBC2. Its anarchic, offbeat humour helped bring alternative comdey to television in the 1980s and made household names of its writers and performers. 

In 1986, the cast sang “Living Doll” with Cliff Richard for the charity Comic Relief.  The song, a reworking of his 1959 hit, reached the top of the UK Charts.

And the winner is …..

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