The band's fourth chart-topping album in the UK, this landmark title also included the No.1 single, 'Belfast Child'.
With the right song, at the right moment, great film soundtracks can sear a cinematic moment into your mind forever. Here are just a few of our favourites.
From the first talkie, theme songs in movies have found a treasured place in the popular consciousness, as these 50 best film songs prove.
‘Don’t You Forget About Me’ also features on Simple Minds' new anthology '40: The Best Of – 1979-2019', which is out now.
The Scottish trailblazers scored their fifth UK No. 1 with the collection containing highlights of their previous decade together.
Our interview with the enduring Scottish singer-songwriter found her in ebullient mood about her new record and tour.
Selling over 60 million records worldwide, the Jim Kerr-fronted band have had number one singles on both sides of the Atlantic, and chart-topping albums the world over,
The band's show at Le Zénith on 12 August 1986 became the basis of the double album 'Live In The City Of Light.'
The duo of Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith became a huge part of the major US chart takeover by British acts of the mid-1980s.
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.
A small selection from the stunning archives of a truly great record label.
The song's placing in 'The Breakfast Club' was the perfect marriage of song and movie.
'Street Fighting Years' helped the Scottish heroes end the 1980s with their fourth UK No. 1 album in a row.
A classic playlist full of favourites of the 80s including Queen, Tears For Fears, Simple Minds, The Police, Def Leppard, Katrina & The Waves and many more...
The 'Ballad of the Streets' EP became the Scottish band's only British chart-topper in February 1989.