Intimist version 80s Part 18 - The best of the International Category




The playlist of phew in which you will find all the biggest hits 'International Intimist' of the 80s.

For those who know nothing about it, the ideal way to find everything you need to organize a most memorable romantic evening.


For connoisseurs, the means to complete their knowledge or to find titles whose names they no longer remember.


Take out the handkerchiefs !


Discography (among others ...) :

  • The Motels - Love and affection 1986

  • Ten Sharp - When the snow falls 1985

  • Sweet Sensation - If wishes came true 1990

  • The Psychedelic Furs - The ghost in you 1984

  • Soul II Soul - Keep on movin' 1989

  • Big Country - Chance 1983

  • Blancmange - Holiday camp 1980

  • Paul Laurence - You hooked me 1985

  • John Miles - I need your love 1985

  • Keni Burke - Risin' to the top 1982

  • Strawberry Switchblade - Sunday morning 1984

  • The Twins - One day 1988

  • David Grant - Close to you 1986

  • Peter Murphy - Strange kind of love 1990

  • The Dice - Life line 1981

  • Go West - Goodbye girl 1985

  • Scary Thieves - The waiting game 1985

  • Georgio - I don't want 2 be alone 1988

  • One Two Three - It would break your heart 1983

  • Surface - Let's try again 1986

  • Limahl - Love in your eyes 1986

  • The Payolas - Eyes of a stranger 1982

  • The Chimes - I still haven't found what I'm looking for 1990

  • Melba Moore - Livin' for your love 1984

  • Curtis Hairston - (You're my) Shining star 1986



Clips :


1986 ... a sweet parenthesis to which the group had not really accustomed us. An intimate area that they will have explored very little in favor of a much more punchy register. Too bad because they could surely have made some great discoveries there ...


Full Article The Motels

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/suddenly-last-summer



1985 ... an excellent first title for the group which immediately shows the trend : this group is particularly gifted for the Intimist. A gift that will be vividly confirmed in the years that will follow ...


Full Article Ten Sharp

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/japanese-love-song



1990 ... which will remain as the biggest success of all their discography. And surprisingly, the girls are going to get the Grail on an Intimist title, amazing thing. But what matters is the result and on this one, they are all good !


Full Article Sweet Sensation

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/in-the-beginning-there-was-playboy



1984 ... a beautiful and BIG 1984 for the group with an impressive succession of hits. This title will quite simply position the group as one of the phenomena of the moment. A well-deserved consecration !


Full Article The Psychedelic Furs

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/heartbreak-beat



1989 ... THIS title arrives for the group ! However, we remain at the same tempo as its previous titles but this one will have a radically different destiny than its predecessors. The group won the game with this title which will remain as one of the biggest global hits of the end of the decade. MAS-TER-FUL !


Full Article Soul II Soul

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/keep-on-movin



1983 ... a style and a unique sound that allows the group to stand out from the crowd. And it pays !


Full Article Big Country

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/where-the-rose-is-sown



1980 ... the first steps of a small group which in a few years will become one of the leading groups of the English New-Wave scene. With a first title which already says a lot about their potential ...


Full Article Blancmange

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/blind-vision



1985 ... as very often, when you have talent during this blessed decade of the 80s, you are good in all areas, whether in Dance or Intimist. Just listen to this track to be convinced ...


Full Article Paul Laurence

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/strung-out



1985 ... the adventure continues for whatever it is for the singer in this decade of 80 and he still believes in it. And we also believe in it, so why was it not the case at that time, good question ...


Full Article John Miles

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/the-right-to-sing



1982 ... THE title which offers the singer his direct ticket to posterity and at the same time offers him his biggest record success. HU-GE !


Full Article Keni Burke

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/five-stairsteps



1984 ... whether they are in the festive and playful field or in the intimate field, they assure ! They offer us here a nice moment of simple emotions but with formidable efficiency !


Full Article Strawberry Switchblade

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/trees-and-fl



1988 ... they will have launched Intimist only at the end, a mistake when you see what they are able to offer. But it is already too late to reverse the trend, even at this level ...


Full Article The Twins

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/not-the-loving-kind



1986 ... a nice track all smooth and finesse which once again proves a talent with obvious versatility. And who says versatility, says great career. Which will be the case concerning him !


Full Article David Grant

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/watching-you-watching-me



1990 ... an inspiration decidedly at the top in this year 1990. Of course, this title will not meet the same level of success as its previous title but the result is once again up to the task !


Full Article Peter Murphy

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/the-sweetest-drop



1981 ... of course, this group will never go close to the stars or truster the first places of the Charts but what they will have proposed largely holds the road, it is clear


Full Article The Dice

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/loaded-dice



1985 ... the group puts a layer back with this Intimist title of all beauty. They know how to do everything in addition, a success to say the least insolent and which is left to last !


Full Article Go West

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/kings-of-wishful-thinking



1985 ... few titles hanging on their discography, just like any clips to credit them. In short, the strict minimum union ...


Full Article Scary Thieves

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/thieves-of-virtue



1988 ... he retries the Intimist experience with a little more success this time. But there is nothing to do, except for his first title, the rest of his discography will remain fairly average level ...


Full Article Georgio

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/he-didn-t-want-to-be-alone



1983 ... we would never have imagined them capable of venturing into the Intimate domain. And my faith, the result is most astonishing and especially the most successful. A real success !


Full Article One Two Three

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/runaway-girls



1986 ... after a year 1985 empty, we find them in Intimate mode in this new year. And the least we can say is that they are just as good in Intimist as in Dance !


Full Article Surface

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/when-your-ex-wants-you-back



1986 ... the last major hit. The singer will have deluded only two years before everything deteriorates at high speed ...


Full Article Limalh

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/a-neverending-story



1982 ... THIS title arrives for the group ! The sound evolution is obvious and as if by chance, the group recorded here its first planetary class hit. Like what, not much was enough to see them finally reach the big leagues !


Full Article The Payolas

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/in-a-place-like-this



1990 ... the title of planetary consecration thanks to this luxury cover of the U2 title dating from 1987. In just 2 years, they will have reached an incredible level of recognition to say the least. A dazzling ascent which will be followed by a deceleration also...dazzling !


Full Article The Chimes

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/they-still-haven-t-found-what-they-were-looking-for



1984 ... after a 1983 Dance, Dance, Dance year, the singer returns to Intimate mode for our greatest pleasure. An area that suits her like a glove. The proof !


Full Article Melba Moore

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/the-other-side-of-the-rainbow



1987 ... last year of existence, already. A flashy career to say the least, but which produced several high-caliber titles. What more !


Full Article Curtis Hairston

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/the-morning-after


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