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Absolute Radio - 80s

Rating: 4.8 Reviews: 9
The UK’s 80s radio station. Listen nationwide on DAB radio, Freesat, Sky, Virgin Media, mobile and online. Tune in to Absolute 80s to hear Human League, U2, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Simple Minds, Duran Duran, Prince, ABC, Depeche Mode, Blondie and Bon Jovi, plus a sprinkling of timeless tunes from artists such as Bananarama, Culture Club and Madonna. Show more
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Absolute Radio - 80s playlist

TOP songs on Absolute Radio - 80s

Boy Meets Girl - Waiting for a Star to FallBoy Meets Girl — Waiting for a Star to Fall
Mighty Wah (The) - The Story Of The Blues (Pt.1.)The Story of — ATP, Pt. 1
Climie Fisher - Love Changes (Everything)Climie Fisher — Love Changes (Everything)
Thompson Twins - Hold Me NowThompson Twins — Hold Me Now
Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes - (I've Had) The Time Of My LifeBill Medley — (I've Had) The Time of My Life
Joe Jackson - Steppin' OutJoe Jackson — Steppin' Out
Aztec Camera - Somewhere in My HeartAztec Camera — Somewhere in My Heart
Billy Joel - We Didn't Start the FireBilly Joel — We Didn't Start the Fire
John Parr - St Elmo's FireJohn Parr — St Elmo's Fire (Unplugged)
Midnight Oil - Beds Are BurningMidnight Oil — Beds Are Burning

Absolute Radio - 80s reviews

  • 4
    I listen to Absolute Radio 80's here in Medellin, Colombia.
  • 5
    Мне очень нравится!!! 👍👌
  • 5
    they remember our youth exactly.
  • 5
    Me encanta, aqui desde el fin del mundo, Punta Arenas Chile! un abrazo muy grande desde acá! mucho exito! gracias por alegrarme los dias con tan buena musica!
  • 5
    brilliant,love the tunes,Frank Skinner & co: funny as hell,love every minute of it. Keep it up.
  • 5
  • 4
    Best 80's station out there! XO from Canada
  • 5
  • 5
    I love it

Information about the radio

Absolute 80s launched at 7.00 pm on 4 December 2009 replacing Absolute Xtreme.
The marketing plan for Absolute 80s started with targeted sampling at 80s events such as Madness, Pet Shop Boys and Depeche Mode at the O2 Arena, Erasure at the NEC Birmingham and Simple Minds at the Wembley Arena. The first track to play on the station was (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!) by the Beastie Boys.
On Friday 14 May 2010, Absolute 80s launched, broadcasting in mono at 64kbps, on Digital One national DAB digital radio.
On 29 February 2016, the station switched to the newly launched Sound Digital multiplex (an "upgrade" to 80kbps in mono) although it continued to broadcast on Digital One until the end of April 2016.

Radio contacts

Address: One Golden Square London W1F 9DJ, UK
Phone: +0330 123 1215
Email: [email protected]
Facebook: @Absolute80s
Twitter: @Absolute80s
Instagram: @absoluteradio

Telephone: 020 7434 1215 (reception)

Time in London: 20:53, 09.28.2023

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