80s Song of the Day: All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie

Everybody sing, everybody dance
Lose yourself in wild romance
We’re going to party, karambo, fiesta, forever

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All Night Long (All Night) by Lionel Richie was released August 31, 1983, with Wandering Stranger as the B side. It was a single from Richie’s second solo album, Can’t Slow Down. Continue reading

80s Song of the Day: Red Red Wine by UB40

Red, red wine, stay close to me
Don’t let me be alone
It’s tearing apart my blue heart

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Red Red Wine by UB40 was released August 20, 1983, with Sufferin’ as the B side. It was a single from the band’s cover versions album, Labour of Love. The song was written and originally recorded by Neil Diamond; however, according to UB40, they were only familiar with Tony Tribe’s version of the song. Continue reading