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Intimist version 80s Part 3 - 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 scholars, the ideal way to find what was best at the time.


Take out the handkerchiefs !


Discography (among others ...) :

  • Japan - Ghosts 1982

  • Pink Floyd - On the turning away 1987

  • Jon & Vangelis - I'll find my way home 1981

  • Chris Isaak - Wicked gamed 1990

  • Cerrone - Your love survived 1982

  • Pat Benatar - We belong 1984

  • Roxy Music - Avalon 1982

  • Lloyd Cole & The Commotions - Forest fire 1984

  • Scorpions - Still loving you 1984

  • Prefab Sprout - When love breaks down 1985

  • Wet Wet Wet - Angel eyes 1987

  • The Whispers - This time 1983

  • Alphaville - Forever young 1984

  • ABC - SOS 1984

  • Lionel Ritchie - Hello 1984

  • Howard Jones - Hide and seek 1984

  • Malcolm McLaren - Madame Butterfly 1984

  • Nick Heyward - Warning sign 1984

  • Toto - I won't hold you back 1983

  • OMD - Maid of Orleans 1982

  • The Blow Monkeys - Out with her 1987

  • Spagna - Dedicated to the moon 1987

  • The Alan Parsons Project - Time 1981

  • Cyndi Lauper - True colors 1986

  • Tears For Fears - Woman in chains 1989



Clips :


1982 ... the WONDER ! A surreal musical delirium and absolutely unique in its kind which allows the group to obtain the greatest success of their entire career. MAS-TER-FUL !


Full Article Japan

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/these-men-had-strange-visions



1987 ... this totally extraordinary group will have succeeded in imposing its unique and visionary style over the course of 3 decades in a row and without ever being out of fashion. We can count on the fingers of the hand the groups to have performed the same feat !


Full Article Pink Floyd

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/dark-side-of-the-moon



1981 ... when 2 huge stars of the moment meet, the result is necessarily up to the task. The proof with this first title which works perfectly. HU-GE !


Full Article Vangelis

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/give-him-love



1990 ... the WONDER ! Surely what will remain as the most HUGE title of the singer. Here he signs a new folk ballad with incredible lyricism, a title which at the same time offers him his direct ticket to posterity. MO-NU-MEN-TAL !


Full Article Chris Isaak

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/when-it-comes-to-wicked-games-in-blue-hotels



1982 ... in a sea of Dance titles, the artist will have ventured only once into the Intimist domain. And my faith, the result is far from being ridiculous !


Full Article Cerrone

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/give-him-love



1984 ... which will undoubtedly remain as one of the singer's jewels ! She proves here in a dazzling way that she really has a talent that clearly outclasses the competition. MAS-TER-FUL !


Full Article Pat Benatar

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/for-her-love-is-a-battlefield



1982 ... the group signs here quite simply one of the most beautiful Ultimate Slows of the decade, if not of the end of the XXth century. An absolutely incredible level of excellence !


Full Article Roxy Music

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/love-is-their-drug



1984 ... the WONDER that will reveal him to the eyes of the whole world. An extremely lyrical title of incredible depth and which earned him one of his biggest hits. MAS-TER-FUL !


Full Articl Lloyd Cole

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/like-a-forest-fire



1984 ... the Ultimate Slow which tears its race apart ! Surely one of the biggest hits of the decade, even of the end of the 20th century ! How many couples have met on this now mythical slow ?? Hundreds, thousands, tens of thousands, hundreds of thousands, who knows. MAS-TER-PIE-CE !


Full Article Scorpions

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/aces-that-bite



1985 ... the WONDER which will offer the group its direct ticket to posterity. An awesome track, with incredible lyricism and which will surely remain as one of the biggest hits of the decade


Full Article Prefab Sprout

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/life-of-surprises



1987 ... the group signs here what will undoubtedly remain as one of its finest achievements. Considering the potential of the group, we expected no less from them. HU-GE !


Full Article Wet Wet Wet

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/with-a-little-help-from-my-friends



1983 ... after having offered an uninterrupted wave of mega Dance hits, the group decides that it is time to breathe 2 minutes .. And what better in these cases there than a magnificent Ultimate Slow ...


Full Article The Whispers

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/a-song-for-donny



1984 ... the WONDER ! They sign here a legendary title that will surely remain as one of the most beautiful ballads of the decade. An exceptional year 1984 which allows the group to reach a well-deserved consecration !


Full Article Alphaville

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/forever-young



1984 ... a title which will pass very surprisingly under the radars and which nevertheless would have frankly deserved to be among the most beautiful achievements of the group. Sometimes you don't have to try to understand ...


Full Article ABC

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/def-ghi-jkl



1984 ... which will go down as one of the most incredible Ultimate Slows of the decade. He had already produced a bunch of them but this one will remain as his Masterpiece ! MO-NU-MEN-TAL !


Full Article Lionel Richie

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/salut-ola-tsch%C3%BCss



1984 ... an incredible lyrical power that sublimates a title from another world. The singer signs here one of his most beautiful songs and surely one of the most inspired pieces of the decade. Simply MA-GIC !


Full Article Howard Jones

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/you-know-i-love-you-don-t-you



1984 ... the WONDER ! What will surely remain as his most inspired title, a title which definitively raises this genius oddball to the rank of planetary star. A well-deserved consecration !


Full Article Malcolm McLaren

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/deep-in-vogue



1984 ... which will surely remain as one of his best songs. Inspired, rhythmic, everything to please ! And yet success will remain limited to England, go figure ...


Full Article Nick Heyward

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/goodbye-yesterday



1983 ... an unexpected foray into the Intimist register for this group which will have mainly shone in the Dance titles. A magical Ultimate Slow that literally floats in the air ...


Full Article Toto

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/hold-the-line



1982 ... absolutely sublime music in homage to our national Maid, a virgin who particularly inspired them, to say the least. MA-GIC !


Full Article Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/unconditional-fans-of-jeanne-la-pucelle



1987 ... a gentle break in an ocean of Dance titles for the group. And my gosh, it works perfectly too. Versatile little guys !


Full Article The Blow Monkeys

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/it-doesn-t-have-to-be-this-way



1987 ... she excelled in Dance, her favorite field. But she is far from being ridiculous in the Intimist field, especially when we see the quality of this title. Versatility that is only found with the Greatest !


Full Article Spagna

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/desperately-looking-for-partner



1981 ... the WONDER ! Here they surely sign one of their most inspired pieces of all their discography and at the same time show that they now have their place in the big leagues. MA-GIC !


Full Article The Alan Parsons Project

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/dr-tarr-and-professor-fether



1986 ... the singer signs here one of the most incredible titles of the decade. In just 3 years she will have become one of the biggest musical phenomena in the world and she does not intend to stop there, that's clear. MO-NU-MEN-TAL !


Full Article Cyndi Lauper

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/she-s-so-unusual



1989 ... the WONDER ! It was worth the time to wait 4 years after their last big achievement to see them produce this kind of song with incredible lyricism and depth !


Full Article Tears For Fears

https://www.bestmusic80.com/post/history-of-headache