Category Archives: Now spin-offs

Now That’s What I Call Love (EMI / Virgin / Polygram, 1994)

Review Now That’s What I Call Love was their first spin-off since 1987’s Now That’s What I Call Music – Smash Hits. It tied in with Valentine’s Day 1994 and I can remember a number of promotional stands in my … Continue reading

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Now That’s What I Call Music – Smash Hits (EMI / Virgin, 1987)

Review Now That’s What I Call Music – Smash Hits was released in August 1987. It’s a collaboration with Smash Hits magazine and was the brainchild of the latter. The staff can take the credit for the conception and design … Continue reading

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Now That’s What I Call Music ’86 (EMI / Virgin, 1986)

Review During autumn 1986 I started to see more CDs in the shops. The compilers had already laid down a marker with the release of the single disc Hits 5 and it was common knowledge that the imminent Now 8 … Continue reading

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