Category Archives: Pop non-UK

Ireland’s Greatest Hits (Telstar, 1987)

Review Ireland’s Greatest Hits came out in 1987, a joint UK / Ireland release on Telstar. It was compiled in association with the following labels: McDonagh, Ritz, Lunar, CMR, Dolphin, Outlet, Denver, Crashed, Revolved. Design was by Quick On The … Continue reading

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Raiders Of The Pop Charts (K-Tel, 1984)

Review Once more: so to Canada, early 1984. K-Tel release another international version of the original Ronco classic Raiders Of The Pop Charts. 2 records or disques. Cover stars are Bonnie Tyler, Eurythmics, Thomas Dolby, Thompson Twins and Bryan Adams. … Continue reading

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Raiders Of The Pop Charts (K-Tel, 1983)

Review Before I wrap up this series of reviews on 1980s compilations of the pre-CD era, I’m going global. First stop is Down Under. Inspired by rival Ronco’s Raiders Of The Pop Charts, K-Tel released their own edition almost 12 … Continue reading

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