Culture Club’s commercial heyday may have been drawing to a close, but the 1984 album still became their third US platinum set in less than two years.
As the older generation tut-tutted about the image of a new kind of idol called Boy George, the song started its climb to No. 1.
Our list of the best 80s music is a collection of songs from rock, hip-hop, electronic, and more, reflecting the wide variety of sounds from the decade.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
It emerged from just one island in the Caribbean, but reggae music has become a worldwide phenomenon – so pervasive that you might not even know it’s there.
Fusing 70s pop songcraft with NYC’s underground club scene, Scissor Sisters helped usher in a new era of queer pop that lit up charts in the 00s.
LGBTQ musicians haven’t always benefitted from today’s attitudes towards sexuality, but many pioneers fought for LGBTQ rights in the mainstream.
It’s an era that has been unfairly maligned in the past, but these days it’s clear: during a flamboyant decade, 80s pop ruled the world.
From disco hits to tender ballads, the queer canon is as diverse as it is large. Here are the most memorable songs that celebrate the LGBTQ experience.
‘I don’t think there’s any need to fabricate. It’s just whether whoever plays me gets me, and doesn’t think they have to play a caricature.’
The special one-off event is titled 'Rainbow In The Dark - A Global Stream'.
Boy George, Jon Moss, Roy Hay and Mikey Craig will always be viewed with affection as spearheads in the English New Wave that span off into the New Romantic movement of the...
The untitled film centres around George’s early beginnings in an Irish a working-class family and his meteoric rise to fame as the frontman for the 80s pop force Culture Club.
The new album coincides with Boy George and company's previously announced UK and Ireland arena tour this autumn.
Superstar DJ, producer and electronic dance music artist Robert Miles has died of a mystery illness aged 47 while in Ibiza