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A-ha (usually stylized as a-ha) is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982.
The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78, 45, and 33 1/3 rpm phonograph records, or cassettes, whether singles, extended plays (EPs), or long-playing (LP) records.
ABC are an English pop band that formed in Sheffield in 1980.
Absolutely Fabulous, also known as Ab Fab, is a BBC sitcom created by, written by and starring Jennifer Saunders.
Acid house is a subgenre of house music developed around the mid-1980s by DJs from Chicago.
Acoustic music is music that solely or primarily uses instruments that produce sound through acoustic means, as opposed to electric or electronic means; typically the phrase refers to that made by acoustic string instruments.
Actually (stylised as Pet Shop Boys, actually.) is the second album by English pop duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 7 September 1987 by Parlophone in the United Kingdom and by EMI Manhattan in the United States and Canada.
Adidas AG (stylized as ɑdidɑs since 1949) is a multinational corporation, founded and headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany, that designs and manufactures shoes, clothing and accessories.
Akai (アカイ) is a consumer electronics brand name.
The Akai S1000 is a 16-bit 44.1 kHz professional stereo digital sampler, released by Akai in 1988.
Alan Mathison Turing (23 June 1912 – 7 June 1954) was an English computer scientist, mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, and theoretical biologist.
An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a single item on CD, record, audio tape or another medium.
Alcazar is a Swedish nu-disco group which has established themselves as one of Sweden's most successful music groups both nationally and internationally with a string of hits since their debut single in 1999.
The Alesis Andromeda A6 is a 16-voice, 16-channel multitimbral analog synthesizer by Alesis which was released in 2000 and discontinued in 2010.
Allee Willis (born November 10, 1947) is an American songwriter, artist, set designer, multimedia artist, writer, collector, and director.
Alternative is a compilation album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
"Always on My Mind" is a song by Johnny Christopher, Mark James, and Wayne Carson, recorded first by Gwen McCrae (as "You Were Always On My Mind") and Brenda Lee in 1972.
Amazon.com, Inc., doing business as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.
American Dad! is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
The second season of American Dad! aired from September 11, 2005, to May 14, 2006.
The Americas (also collectively called America)"America." The Oxford Companion to the English Language.
Andrew Dawson (born March 12, 1980) is an American music producer, engineer, mixer and songwriter based in Los Angeles, California.
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber Kt (born 22 March 1948) is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre.
Angelo Badalamenti (born March 22, 1937) is an American composer, best known for his work scoring films for director David Lynch, notably Blue Velvet, the Twin Peaks saga (1990–1992, 2017), The Straight Story and Mulholland Drive.
Anne Charlotte Clark (born 14 May 1960, Croydon, London, England) is an English poet songwriter and electronic musician.
Anthony Trollope (24 April 1815 – 6 December 1882) was an English novelist of the Victorian era.
Anton Johannes Gerrit Corbijn van Willenswaard (born 20 May 1955) is a Dutch photographer, music video director and film director.
Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located mostly in the southern half of South America.
Arsenal Football Club is a professional football club based in Islington, London, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football.
Art pop (also typeset as art-pop or artpop) is a loosely defined style of pop music influenced by pop art's integration of high and low culture, and which emphasizes the manipulation of signs, style, and gesture over personal expression.
The Arts Theatre is a theatre in Great Newport Street, in Westminster, Central London.
Attitude (often stylised as attitude) is a British gay lifestyle magazine owned by Stream Publishing Limited.
National Auditorium (Auditorio Nacional) is an entertainment centro at Paseo de la Reforma #50, Chapultepec in Mexico City.
Authenticity is a concept in psychology (in particular existential psychiatry) as well as existentialist philosophy and aesthetics (in regard to various arts and musical genres).
The avant-garde (from French, "advance guard" or "vanguard", literally "fore-guard") are people or works that are experimental, radical, or unorthodox with respect to art, culture, or society.
"Baby Let's Play House" is a song written by Arthur Gunter and recorded by him in 1954 on the Excello Records label and covered by Elvis Presley the following year on Sun Records.
Back to Mine is a series of mix albums, usually mixed by renowned DJs or composers of electronic music.
Back to Mine: Pet Shop Boys, compiled by synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, is the twentieth compilation album in the Back to Mine series published by Disco Mix Club.
Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of the Kingdom of Thailand.
Dame Barbara Windsor, (born Barbara Ann Deeks; 6 August 1937) is an English actress, known for her appearances in the ''Carry On'' films and for playing Peggy Mitchell in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders.
Battleship Potemkin (Бронено́сец «Потёмкин», Bronenosets Potyomkin), sometimes rendered as Battleship Potyomkin, is a 1925 Soviet silent film directed by Sergei Eisenstein and produced by Mosfilm.
Battleship Potemkin is a 2005 album of electronic and orchestral music written by Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe of Pet Shop Boys, to accompany the 1925 silent film Battleship Potemkin by Sergei Eisenstein, is performed by Tennant, Lowe and the Dresdner Sinfoniker, conducted by Jonathan Stockhammer, with orchestrations by Torsten Rasch.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
The BBC Concert Orchestra is a British orchestra based in London, one of the British Broadcasting Corporation's five radio orchestras.
The BBC Philharmonic is a national British broadcasting symphony orchestra and is one of five radio orchestras maintained by the British Broadcasting Corporation and is a department of the BBC North Group division based at MediaCityUK, England, the orchestra's primary concert venue is the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester.
BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day. Radio 1 provides alternative genres after 7pm, including electronic dance, hip hop, rock, indie or interviews. It was launched in 1967 to meet the demand for music generated by pirate radio stations, when the average age of the UK population was 27. The BBC claim that they target the 1529 age group, and the average age of its UK audience since 2009 is 30. BBC Radio 1 started 24-hour broadcasting on 1 May 1991.
BBC Radio 2 is one of the BBC's national radio stations and the most popular station in the United Kingdom with over 15 million weekly listeners. Much of its daytime playlist-based programming is adult contemporary or AOR, although the station also broadcasts other specialist musical genres. Radio 2 broadcasts throughout the UK on FM between 88.1 and 90.2MHz from studios in Wogan House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London. Programmes are relayed on digital radio via DAB, Sky, Cable TV, IPTV, Freeview, Freesat and the Internet.
BBC Radio 6 Music (also still known as BBC 6 Music or BBC 6) is one of the BBC's digital radio stations.
"Beautiful People" is a song written and recorded by the Pet Shop Boys group, and was released on 2 October 2009, as the third single from their tenth studio album: ''Yes''.
"Before" is a single by UK electronic music group Pet Shop Boys released as the first single from the group's 1996 album Bilingual.
Behaviour (released as Behavior in the United States) is the fourth studio album by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
"Being Boring" is a song by the British pop group Pet Shop Boys, the opening track from their fourth album Behaviour.
Bernard Sumner (born 4 January 1956) is an English singer, songwriter, musician and record producer.
Bilingual is the sixth studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 2 September 1996 by Parlophone.
Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.
The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.
Blur are an English rock band, formed in London in 1988.
Robert Philip Orlando (born 1958), also known as Bobby Orlando or just Bobby O, is an American record producer, dance music artist, musician, and songwriter.
Boy George (born George Alan O'Dowd; 14 June 1961) is an English singer, songwriter, DJ and fashion designer.
Brandon Richard Flowers (born June 21, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist.
Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and Latin America.
Brett Lewis Anderson (born 29 September 1967) is an English singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist of the band Suede.
Brian Bress (b. 1975 in Norfolk, Virginia) is an American video artist living and working in Los Angeles.
Brian Peter George St John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI (born Brian Peter George Eno; 15 May 1948) is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, writer, and visual artist.
Brisbane Powerhouse is an arts and cultural hub located in a former power station in the Brisbane suburb of New Farm, Queensland, Australia.
The BRIT Awards (often simply called The BRITs) are the British Phonographic Industry's annual pop music awards.
A British sitcom or a Britcom is a situation comedy programme produced for British television.
Brothers in Rhythm are an English electronic music trio consisting of producers / remixers and DJs Steve Anderson, Dave Seaman and Alan Bremner.
Bruce Weber (born March 29, 1946) is an American fashion photographer and occasional filmmaker.
Bucharest (București) is the capital and largest city of Romania, as well as its cultural, industrial, and financial centre.
Camden Town, often shortened to Camden (a term also used for the entire borough), is a district of north west London, England, located north of Charing Cross (walking distance).
Can You Forgive Her? is a novel by Anthony Trollope, first published in serial form in 1864 and 1865.
"Can You Forgive Her?" is a song by Pet Shop Boys, recorded for their 1993 album ''Very''.
"Can't Take My Eyes Off You" is a 1967 single credited to Frankie Valli.
Capital London is a regional radio station owned and operated by Global Radio as part of the Capital radio network.
Capitol Records, Inc. is an American record label owned by Universal Music Group through its Capitol Music Group imprint.
Carrot cake is a cake that contains carrots mixed into the batter.
Yusuf Islam (born Steven Demetre Georgiou), commonly known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
A charity record (also known as a charity single) is a release of a song for a specific charitable cause.
A cheeseburger is a hamburger topped with cheese.
Chelsea is an affluent area of South West London, bounded to the south by the River Thames.
Chill-out (shortened as chill; also typeset as chillout or chill out) is a loosely defined style of popular music characterized by slow tempos and relaxed moods.
Chris Heath is a British writer who was a regular contributor to the popular English music magazine Smash Hits in the eighties and early nineties.
Christopher Sean Lowe (born 4 October 1959) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and co-founder of the synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys which he formed with Neil Tennant in 1981.
Christine Ellen "Chrissie" Hynde (born September 7, 1951) is an American musician who is best known as a founding member of the rock band The Pretenders.
Christian David Hayes (born 10 June 1964 in Westminster, London), also known as Bic Hayes, is an English rock guitarist, singer and songwriter.
Christmas is an EP by Pet Shop Boys, released on 14 December 2009.
Clavia Digital Musical Instruments (Clavia DMI AB) is a Swedish manufacturer of virtual analog synthesizers, virtual electromechanical pianos and stage pianos, founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 1983 by Hans Nordelius and Mikael Carlsson.
Closer to Heaven is a musical by Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys.
Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a sovereign state largely situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America.
Comic Relief is an operating British charity, and an independent sister organization of the United States-based Comic Relief Inc. It was founded in 1985 by the comedy scriptwriter Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry in response to famine in Ethiopia.
Coming out of the closet, or simply coming out, is a metaphor for LGBT people's self-disclosure of their sexual orientation or of their gender identity.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
A compilation album comprises tracks, either previously released or unreleased, usually from several separate recordings by either one or several performers.
Computer-generated imagery (CGI) is the application of computer graphics to create or contribute to images in art, printed media, video games, films, television programs, shorts, commercials, videos, and simulators.
A concert tour (or simply tour) is a series of concerts by an artist or group of artists in different cities, countries or locations.
Concrete is the seventeenth album by the British band Pet Shop Boys.
Confessions on a Dance Floor is the tenth studio album by American singer and songwriter Madonna.
Confessions Tour was the seventh concert tour by American singer-songwriter Madonna.
Cool World is a 1992 American live-action/animated fantasy film directed by Ralph Bakshi, and starring Kim Basinger, Gabriel Byrne and Brad Pitt.
Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.
Cover art it is either an artwork as illustration or photograph on the outside of a published product such as a book (often on a dust jacket), magazine, newspaper (tabloid), comic book, video game (box art), DVD, CD, videotape, or music album (album art).
Cubism is a 2007 DVD release of Pet Shop Boys' Fundamental tour.
A cult following is a group of fans who are highly dedicated to a work of culture, often referred to as a cult classic.
Czechoslovakia, or Czecho-Slovakia (Czech and Československo, Česko-Slovensko), was a sovereign state in Central Europe that existed from October 1918, when it declared its independence from the Austro-Hungarian Empire, until its peaceful dissolution into the:Czech Republic and:Slovakia on 1 January 1993.
Damon Albarn (born 23 March 1968) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, composer and record producer.
Dan Cameron (born 1956 in Utica, New York) is an American art curator, most recently the former Chief Curator at the Orange County Museum of Art in Newport Beach.
The Dance Club Songs chart is a weekly chart published exclusively by Billboard in the United States.
Dance music is music composed specifically to facilitate or accompany dancing.
Dance-pop is a pop and dance subgenre that originated in the early 1980s.
Danny Rampling is an English house music DJ and is widely credited as one of the original founders of the UK's rave/club scene.
David Alden (born 1949 in New York City) is a prolific theater and film director known for his post-modernist settings of opera.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.
David John Cicero (born May 29, 1970, Greenport, Long Island, United States) is a Scottish-American singer and keyboardist who was signed in 1988 to Spaghetti Records, a record label owned by Pet Shop Boys.
David Edward Williams (born 20 August 1971), known professionally as David Walliams, is an English comedian, actor, author, and presenter known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the BBC One sketch show Little Britain. Since 2012, Walliams has been a judge on the ITV talent show: Britain's Got Talent.
De Montfort University (DMU) is a public university in the city of Leicester, England.
A demo (from "demonstration") is a song or group of songs recorded for limited circulation or reference use rather than for general public release.
Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.
Michael Derek Elworthy Jarman (31 January 1942 – 19 February 1994) was an English film director, stage designer, diarist, artist, gardener and author.
Diane Eve Warren (born September 7, 1956) is an American songwriter.
"Did You See Me Coming?" is a song written and recorded by Pet Shop Boys released on June 1, 2009 as the second single from their tenth studio album ''Yes''.
Dior Homme is the menswear division of Christian Dior SA, the French clothing retailer.
Disco is a musical style that emerged in the mid 1960s and early 1970s from America's urban nightlife scene, where it originated in house parties and makeshift discothèques, reaching its peak popularity between the mid-1970s and early 1980s.
Disco is the first remix album by English electronic duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 17 November 1986 by Parlophone Records in the United Kingdom and by EMI America Records in the United States.
Disco 2 is the eighth album by English electronic music duo Pet Shop Boys, released in September 1994 by Parlophone Records.
Disco 3 is an album by the English electronic music duo Pet Shop Boys.
Disco 4, also known as Disco Four, is the eighteenth album by the UK electronic music duo Pet Shop Boys and the fourth in the band's "Disco" series.
Discography: The Complete Singles Collection is the first greatest hits album by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
"DJ Culture" is the first single released by British electronic music group Pet Shop Boys from their singles collection album Discography: The Complete Singles Collection.
"Domino Dancing" is a song recorded by the British synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released as the lead single from their 1988 album, Introspective.
LaDonna Adrian Gaines (December 31, 1948May 17, 2012), widely known by her stage name Donna Summer, was an American singer, songwriter, and painter.
A duet is a musical composition for two performers in which the performers have equal importance to the piece, often a composition involving two singers or two pianists.
A dunce is a person considered incapable of learning.
Mary Isobel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien (16 April 1939 – 2 March 1999), professionally known as Dusty Springfield, was an English pop singer and record producer whose career extended from the late 1950s to the 1990s.
The Emulator is the name given the series of digital sampling synthesizers using floppy disk storage, manufactured by E-mu Systems from 1981 until the 1990s.
The E-mu Proteus was a range of digital sound modules and keyboards manufactured by E-mu Systems in the late twentieth century.
Edward Estlin "E.
Ealing is a district of west London, England, located west of Charing Cross.
Eighth Wonder were an English pop band, formed in 1983 in London.
Electribe is a group of electronic musical instruments by Korg.
Electric is the twelfth studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 12 July 2013, and is their first album not to be released on Parlophone.
The Electric Tour is synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys' 2013–2015 world tour in support of their two albums Elysium and Electric.
Electronic was an English alternative dance supergroup formed by New Order singer and guitarist Bernard Sumner and ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr.
Electronic music is music that employs electronic musical instruments, digital instruments and circuitry-based music technology.
Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
Elysium is the eleventh studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
EMI Group Limited (originally an initialism for Electric and Musical Industries and also referred to as EMI Records Ltd.) was a British multinational conglomerate founded in March 1931 in London.
EMI Records was a British record label founded by the music company of the same name in 1972 as its flagship label, and launched in January 1973 as the successor to its Columbia and Parlophone record labels.
English National Opera (ENO) is an opera company based in London, resident at the London Coliseum in St. Martin's Lane.
Entertainment Tonight (or simply ET) is an American first-run syndicated entertainment television newsmagazine that is distributed by CBS Television Distribution throughout the United States.
Erasure are an English synthpop duo, consisting of singer and songwriter Andy Bell and songwriter and keyboardist Vince Clarke.
Eric Watson (9 September 1955 – 18 March 2012) was an English photographer.
Esmeralda "Es" Devlin OBE is a designer.
Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a sovereign state in Northern Europe.
Elliot John Gleave (born 20 June 1982), better known by his stage name Example, is an English singer, songwriter and record producer signed to Epic Records and Sony Music.
Exclaim! is a monthly Canadian music magazine that features in-depth coverage of new music across all genres with a special focus on Canadian and cutting-edge artists.
An extended play record, often referred to as an EP, is a musical recording that contains more tracks than a single, but is usually unqualified as an album or LP.
f(x) (Hangul: 에프엑스) is a South Korean girl group formed by S.M. Entertainment in 2009.
The Fairlight CMI (short for Computer Musical Instrument) is a digital synthesizer, sampler and digital audio workstation introduced in 1979 by the founders of Fairlight, Peter Vogel and Kim Ryrie, — with links to some Fairlight history and photos developed based on the commercial license of Qasar M8 dual-MC6800 microprocessor musical instrument originally developed by Tony Furse of Creative Strategies in Sydney, Australia.
"Fairytale of New York" is a song written by Jem Finer and Shane MacGowan and recorded by their band the Pogues, featuring singer-songwriter Kirsty MacColl on vocals.
A fanzine (blend of fan and magazine or -zine) is a non-professional and non-official publication produced by enthusiasts of a particular cultural phenomenon (such as a literary or musical genre) for the pleasure of others who share their interest.
The FIFA World Cup, often simply called the World Cup, is an international association football competition contested by the senior men's national teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the sport's global governing body.
"Filmstar" is the fifth and final single from the album Coming Up by Suede, released on August 11, 1997, on Nude Records.
"Flamboyant" is a single by Pet Shop Boys, released in 2004.
A football chant or terrace chant is a song or chant sung at association football matches.
Format is a double-disc compilation album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Frances Barber (born Frances Brookes, 13 May 1957) is an English actress.
Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) were a British band formed in Liverpool, England, in 1980.
Frankie Valli (born Francesco Stephen Castelluccio, May 3, 1934) is an American singer and actor, known as the frontman of The Four Seasons beginning in 1960.
Fundamental is the ninth studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
The Fundamental Tour (also known as Fundamental Live) was a concert tour by English electronic duo, the Pet Shop Boys.
Alan Leonard Hunt (7 February 1942 – 14 March 2007) was a British actor, known as Gareth Hunt, best remembered for playing the footman Frederick Norton in Upstairs, Downstairs and Mike Gambit in The New Avengers.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009.
"Girls & Boys" is a 1994 song by British rock band Blur.
Girls Aloud are an English-Irish pop girl group, which was created through the ITV talent show Popstars: The Rivals in 2002.
Glastonbury Festival is a five-day festival of contemporary performing arts that takes place near Pilton, Somerset, England.
"Go West" is a song by the American disco group Village People.
Grace Beverly Jones (born 19 May 1948) is a Jamaican-American singer, songwriter, supermodel, record producer, and actress.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
The Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards, to recording artists for works containing quality vocal performances in the dance music genre.
The Grammy Award for Best Dance/Electronic Album is an award presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 to recording artists for quality albums in the dance music and electronica genres.
The Grammy Award for Best Recording Package is one of a series of Grammy Awards presented for the visual look of an album.
Grand Theft Auto V is an action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games.
Great Britain, also known as Britain, is a large island in the north Atlantic Ocean off the northwest coast of continental Europe.
A greatest hits album, sometimes called a "best of" album or a catalog album, is a compilation of songs by a particular artist or band.
Guinness World Records, known from its inception in 1955 until 2000 as The Guinness Book of Records and in previous United States editions as The Guinness Book of World Records, is a reference book published annually, listing world records both of human achievements and the extremes of the natural world.
Guy Ritchie (born 10 September 1968) is an English filmmaker known for his crime films.
"Hallo Spaceboy" is a song by David Bowie from his 1995 album Outside.
Hans Christian Andersen (2 April 1805 – 4 August 1875) was a Danish author.
Hans Hugo Harold Faltermeier (born 5 October 1952) is a German musician, keyboardist, composer and record producer.
"Heart" is a song recorded by Pet Shop Boys which reached #1 on the UK Singles Chart for three weeks in April 1988, becoming their last native number 1 song to date.
Hedi Slimane (born July 5, 1968) is a French photographer and fashion designer.
Hi-NRG (pronounced "high energy") is a genre of uptempo disco or electronic dance music (EDM) that originated in the United States during the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Hip hop music, also called hip-hopMerriam-Webster Dictionary entry on hip-hop, retrieved from: A subculture especially of inner-city black youths who are typically devotees of rap music; the stylized rhythmic music that commonly accompanies rap; also rap together with this music.
A hit single is a recorded song or instrumental released as a single that has become very popular.
"Home and Dry" is a song by British music group Pet Shop Boys released in 2002 as the first UK single and the second US single from their album Release.
"How Can You Expect to Be Taken Seriously?" is the third single from Pet Shop Boys' album Behaviour.
Howard Greenhalgh is a British director of music videos and advertising.
Hungary (Magyarország) is a country in Central Europe that covers an area of in the Carpathian Basin, bordered by Slovakia to the north, Ukraine to the northeast, Austria to the northwest, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, and Slovenia to the west.
"I Don't Know What You Want but I Can't Give It Any More" (sometimes shortened to "I Don't Know What You Want") is a song by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys from their seventh studio album, Nightlife (1999).
"I Get Along" is a single by the Pet Shop Boys from their album Release.
"I Wouldn't Normally Do This Kind of Thing" is the third single from Pet Shop Boys' fifth album Very.
"I'm Not Scared" is a 1988 song recorded by British pop band Eighth Wonder.
"I'm with Stupid" is a song by British synthpop band Pet Shop Boys and is featured on their 2006 album, Fundamental.
Sir Ian Murray McKellen (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor.
IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Center, Muang Thong Thani (ศูนย์แสดงสินค้าและการประชุม อิมแพ็ค เมืองทองธานี) is a commercial complex consisting of an arena, convention centre and exhibition halls, located in Muang Thong Thani, Pak Kret a northern suburb of Bangkok, Thailand.
The imperial phase is the point in which an artist is regarded at their commercial and creative peak simultaneously.
"In Private" was the third single in a row to be a charting success for British singer Dusty Springfield, after an absence of nearly two decades from the charts.
In mathematics, an integral assigns numbers to functions in a way that can describe displacement, area, volume, and other concepts that arise by combining infinitesimal data.
"Integral" is a 2007 single by British synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released in an electronic download-only format on 8 October.
Introspective is the third studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Israel, officially the State of Israel, is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
is a Japanese fashion designer.
It Couldn't Happen Here is a 1988 musical film starring the British pop duo Pet Shop Boys and based on the music from their first two studio albums Please and Actually.
"It's a Sin" is a song recorded by English synthpop duo the Pet Shop Boys which reached number one on the UK Singles Chart for three weeks in 1987, and was their third top ten in the US when it reached number nine on the ''Billboard'' Hot 100.
"It's Alright" is the 13th single from Pet Shop Boys and was released in the UK by Parlophone Records on 26 June 1989.
The iTunes Store is a software-based online digital media store operated by Apple Inc. It opened on April 28, 2003, and has been the largest music vendor in the United States since April 2008, and the largest music vendor in the world since February 2010.
ITV is a commercial television channel in the United Kingdom.
Ivan Putrov (born 8 March 1980) is a Ukrainian-born ballet dancer and producer.
The Ivor Novello Awards, named after the entertainer Ivor Novello, are awards for songwriting and composing.
Jack Bond (born 1939) is a British film producer and director.
Jason F. Sellards (born October 3, 1978), better known as Jake Shears, is an American singer and songwriter.
Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress.
Javier de Frutos (born 1963, in Caracas) is a Venezuelan dancer and choreographer, best known for his award-winning work in the 2007 West End revival of Cabaret.
"Je t'aime… moi non plus" (French for "I love you… neither do I") is a 1967 song written by Serge Gainsbourg for Brigitte Bardot.
"Jealousy" is a song originally written in 1982 by the Pet Shop Boys, recorded for their 1990 album Behaviour.
Jennifer Jane Saunders (born 6 July 1958) is an English comedian, screenwriter, and actress.
Joanna Lamond Lumley, (born 1 May 1946) is an English actress, former model, author and activist.
Joel Carver Whitburn (born November 29, 1939) is an American author and music historian.
John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist.
Johnny Marr (born John Martin Maher; 31 October 1963) is an English musician, songwriter and singer, best known as the guitarist and – with Morrissey – co-songwriter of the Smiths, who were active from 1982 to 1987.
Jonathan Paul Harvey (born 13 June 1968),, Debretts.com; retrieved 27 November 2011.
Jonathan King (born Kenneth George King, 6 December 1944) is an English singer-songwriter, record producer, music entrepreneur, and former television and radio presenter.
Sidney Edmond Jocelyn Ackland, CBE (born 29 February 1928) is an English actor who has appeared in more than 130 film and television roles.
"Jump" is a song by American singer Madonna from her tenth studio album Confessions on a Dance Floor (2005).
Keele University, officially known as the University of Keele, is a public research university located about 3 miles (5 km) from Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, England.
"King's Cross" is a Pet Shop Boys song, written by Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant and is a track on their 1987 album Actually.
On 18 November 1987, at approximately 19:30, a fire broke out at King's Cross St. Pancras tube station, a major interchange on the London Underground.
King's Road or Kings Road (or sometimes the King's Road, especially when it was the King's private road until 1830, or as a colloquialism by middle/upper class London residents), is a major street stretching through Chelsea and Fulham, both in west London.
Kobalt Music Recordings is a part of the Kobalt Music Group.
, founded as Keio Electronic Laboratories, is a Japanese multinational corporation that manufactures electronic musical instruments, audio processors and guitar pedals, recording equipment, and electronic tuners.
The Kaoss Pad is an audio effects unit made by Korg, launched in 1999.
The Kronos is a music workstation manufactured by Korg that combines nine different synthesizer sound engines with a sequencer, digital recorder, effects, a color touchscreen display and a keyboard.
The Korg M1 is a 16-voice, 8-part multitimbral sample-based synthesizer and music workstation, manufactured by Korg from 1988 to 1995.
Korg M3 is a music workstation synthesizer manufactured by Korg Corporation and introduced at the Winter NAMM show during January, 2007, being released four months later.
The Korg Prophecy is considered one of the earliest (mid-nineties) "virtual analog" (a.k.a. VA) synthesizers, although its synthesis capabilities went beyond many of its VA contemporaries.
The Korg Z1 is a physical modelling sound synthesiser released in 1997.
Kylie Ann Minogue, (born 28 May 1968) is an Australian-British singer and actress.
Kylie Minogue (sometimes referred to as Kylie Minogue 1994) is the fifth studio album by Australian singer Kylie Minogue, first released on 19 September 1994, by Deconstruction, Mushroom, and Arista Records.
Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta (born March 28, 1986), known professionally as Lady Gaga, is an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
A leading actor, leading actress, star, or simply lead, plays the role of the protagonist of a film, television show or play.
"Left to My Own Devices" is a song recorded by Pet Shop Boys, released as the second single from their third studio album, Introspective.
Leicester ("Lester") is a city and unitary authority area in the East Midlands of England, and the county town of Leicestershire.
"Liberation" is the fourth single released by UK electronic music group Pet Shop Boys from their album Very.
In music, a medley is a piece composed from parts of existing pieces, usually three, played one after another, sometimes overlapping.
This is a list of winners of NME Awards.
In the United Kingdom, Christmas number ones are singles that are top of the UK Singles Chart in the week in which Christmas Day falls.
Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.
Little Britain is a British character-based sketch show that was first broadcast on BBC radio and then turned into a television show.
On 2 July 2005, a Live 8 concert was held in Red Square, Moscow, Russia.
Liza May Minnelli (born March 12, 1946) is an American actress and singer.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
The London Underground (also known simply as the Underground, or by its nickname the Tube) is a public rapid transit system serving London and some parts of the adjacent counties of Buckinghamshire, Essex and Hertfordshire in the United Kingdom.
Long Island is a densely populated island off the East Coast of the United States, beginning at New York Harbor just 0.35 miles (0.56 km) from Manhattan Island and extending eastward into the Atlantic Ocean.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
"Love Comes Quickly" is a song by UK synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released as the second single from their 1986 album Please, and the last of its singles to be released before the album itself.
"Love Etc." is a song by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys from their tenth studio album, Yes (2009).
"Love Life" is a Pet Shop Boys song originally performed and released by the Swedish band Alcazar.
"Love to Love You Baby" is a song by American singer Donna Summer from her second studio album Love to Love You Baby (1975).
Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman.
A mailing list is a collection of names and addresses used by an individual or an organization to send material to multiple recipients.
Marianne Evelyn Gabriel Faithfull (born 29 December 1946) is an English singer, songwriter and actress.
Mark Farrow was named Designer of the Year in the Creative Review Peer Poll in 2004, voting him ‘the most important graphic designer working today’.
Mark Reeder (born 5 January 1958) is a musician and record producer.
Martin Parr (born 23 May 1952) is a British documentary photographer, photojournalist and photobook collector.
Masterboy is a German musical group that formed in 1990.
Matthew Richard Lucas (born 5 March 1974) is an English comedian, screenwriter, actor and singer, best known for his work with David Walliams in the television show Little Britain, as well as for his portrayals of the scorekeeping baby Georgie Dawes in the comedy panel game Shooting Stars, both Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee in Alice in Wonderland and its sequel, Alice Through the Looking Glass, and Nardole in the tenth series of long-running British sci-fi drama Doctor Who.
Matthew Dunster is an English theatre director, playwright and actor.
McFarland & Company, Inc. is an independent book publisher based in Jefferson, North Carolina that specializes in academic and reference works, as well as general interest adult nonfiction.
MediaCityUK is a mixed-use property development on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal in Salford and Trafford, Greater Manchester, England.
A megamix is a medley remix containing multiple songs in rapid succession.
"Mein Teil" (German for "My part" or "My share", slang for "My penis") is a song by German Neue Deutsche Härte band Rammstein.
The Mermaid Theatre was a theatre encompassing the site of Puddle Dock and Curriers' Alley at Blackfriars in the City of London, and the first built in the City since the time of Shakespeare.
The microKORG is a MIDI-capable virtual analog synthesizer/vocoder from Korg featuring DSP analog modelling.
Middlesbrough is a large post-industrial town on the south bank of the River Tees in North Yorkshire, north-east England, founded in 1830.
"Minimal" is a song by British synthpop band Pet Shop Boys and is featured on their 2006 album Fundamental.
In visual arts, music, and other mediums, minimalism is an art movement that began in post–World War II Western art, most strongly with American visual arts in the 1960s and early 1970s.
The Minimoog Voyager or Voyager is a monophonic analog synthesizer, designed by Robert Moog and released in 2002 by Moog Music.
"Miracles" is a single by Pet Shop Boys, released in 2003.
Montreal (officially Montréal) is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada.
Morten Harket (born 14 September 1959) is a Norwegian musician, best known as the lead singer of the synthpop/rock band A-ha, which released ten studio albums and topped the charts internationally after their breakthrough hit "Take On Me" in 1985.
Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.
The music industry consists of the companies and individuals that earn money by creating new songs and pieces and selling live concerts and shows, audio and video recordings, compositions and sheet music, and the organizations and associations that aid and represent music creators.
The music of Latin America refers to music originating from Latin America, namely the Romance-speaking countries and territories of the Americas and the Caribbean south of the United States.
A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
Nag Nag Nag was an influential London club night at Simon Hobart's Ghetto nightclub.
The National Portrait Gallery (NPG) is an art gallery in London housing a collection of portraits of historically important and famous British people.
Native Instruments is a German technology company, originally known for their software instruments, that develops software and hardware for audio creation, recording, production, and DJing.
Edward Neil Anthony Hannon (born 7 November 1970) is a Northern Irish singer and songwriter.
Neil Francis Tennant (born 10 July 1954) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, music journalist and co-founder of the synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, which he formed with Chris Lowe in 1981.
New Order are an English rock band formed in 1980 by vocalist and guitarist Bernard Sumner, bassist Peter Hook and drummer Stephen Morris.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
"New York City Boy" is a song by British music group Pet Shop Boys.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
The news media or news industry are forms of mass media that focus on delivering news to the general public or a target public.
Nightlife is the seventh studio album by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
"No Regrets" is a song by English recording artist Robbie Williams.
Sir Noël Peirce Coward (16 December 189926 March 1973) was an English playwright, composer, director, actor and singer, known for his wit, flamboyance, and what Time magazine called "a sense of personal style, a combination of cheek and chic, pose and poise".
The Nord Electro is a series of electronic keyboards, developed in Sweden by Clavia, that digitally emulate electro-mechanical keyboards, such as electric pianos and electronic organs, while designed to be highly portable.
The Nord Piano is a digital piano developed in Sweden, by Clavia.
The Nord Wave is a 49-key polyphonic synthesiser developed by Clavia.
Norwich (also) is a city on the River Wensum in East Anglia and lies approximately north-east of London.
"Nothing Has Been Proved" is a song and a single release by British singer Dusty Springfield, written and produced by Pet Shop Boys.
"Numb" is a song recorded by the Pet Shop Boys and is featured on their album Fundamental.
The O2 Apollo Manchester (known locally as The Apollo and formerly Apollo Theatre, Manchester Apollo and Carling Apollo Manchester) is a concert venue located in Ardwick Green, Manchester, England.
Ogg is a free, open container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation.
Olodum is a bloco-afro from Salvador's carnival, in Bahia, Brazil.
In computer technology and telecommunications, online indicates a state of connectivity, and offline indicates a disconnected state.
"Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money)" is a song by UK duo Pet Shop Boys, released as a single in 1985 and then in 1986, gaining greater popularity in both the United Kingdom and United States with its second release, reaching number 11 in the UK Singles Chart and number 10 in the US ''Billboard'' Hot 100.
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) are an English electronic music band formed in Wirral, Merseyside in 1978.
Out of Control is the fifth and final studio album by British girl group Girls Aloud, released in the United Kingdom on 3 November 2008 by Fascination Records.
Out of My Hands is the fifth studio album and third English-language album by Norwegian pop singer Morten Harket.
1. Outside (commonly referred to as Outside) is a concept album first released 25 September 1995 by David Bowie on Virgin Records, and Bowie's 19th studio album. The album was Bowie's reunion with Brian Eno, whom Bowie had worked with, among others, on his Berlin Trilogy in the 1970s. Subtitled "The Nathan Adler Diaries: A Hyper-cycle", Outside centres on the characters of a dystopian world on the eve of the 21st century. The album put Bowie back into the mainstream scene of rock music with its singles "The Hearts Filthy Lesson", "Strangers When We Meet", and "Hallo Spaceboy" (remixed by the Pet Shop Boys).
Pandemonium: Live at the O2 Arena, London, 21 December 2009, commonly referred to as simply Pandemonium, is a live album by English electronic duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 15 February 2010 as a CD/DVD combo.
The Pandemonium Tour was a worldwide concert tour by British pop duo Pet Shop Boys in support of their tenth studio album Yes.
"Paninaro" is a song by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Parlophone Records Limited (also known as Parlophone Records and Parlophone) is a German-British major record label founded in Germany in 1896 by the Carl Lindström Company as Parlophon.
Party is a compilation album by Pet Shop Boys, released exclusively in Brazil on 4 November 2009.
Patricia Jude Francis Kensit (born 4 March 1968) is an English actress, singer, model, and former child star.
John William "Paul" Weller, Jr. (born 25 May 1958) is an English singer-songwriter and musician.
The Pet Shop Boys are an English synthpop duo, formed in London in 1981 and consisting of Neil Tennant (lead vocals, keyboards, occasional guitar) and Chris Lowe (keyboards, vocals).
Peter Jozzeppi Burns (5 August 1959 – 23 October 2016) was an English singer, songwriter and television personality.
Pete Heller is an English electronic and house music producer from Brighton.
Peter Saville (born 9 October 1955) is an English art director and graphic designer.
Philip Hoare (born Patrick Moore, 1958) is an English writer, especially of history and biography.
Philip Oakey (born 2 October 1955) is an English singer, songwriter and record producer.
A phonograph record (also known as a gramophone record, especially in British English, or record) is an analog sound storage medium in the form of a flat disc with an inscribed, modulated spiral groove.
Photography is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film.
Please is the debut album by English electronic music duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 24 March 1986 by Parlophone Records in the United Kingdom and by EMI America Records in the United States.
Polydor is a British record label and company, that operates as part of Universal Music Group.
PopArt: The Hits is a greatest hits album by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Popjustice is a music website founded in 2000 by UK freelance music journalist Peter Robinson, who has worked for NME, The Guardian, Attitude and many others.
Popular music is music with wide appeal that is typically distributed to large audiences through the music industry.
The Profumo affair was a British political scandal that originated with a brief sexual relationship in 1961 between John Profumo, the Secretary of State for War in Harold Macmillan's Conservative government, and Christine Keeler, a 19-year-old would-be model.
Programming is a form of music production and performance using electronic devices, such as sequencers, to generate sounds of musical instruments.
Progress Live (also known as the 20th Anniversary Tour) was the eighth concert tour by British pop group Take That.
Progressive house is a style (subgenre) of house music.
In marketing, promotion refers to any type of marketing communication used to inform or persuade target audiences of the relative merits of a product, service, brand or issue.
"Playing the pronoun game" is the act of concealing sexual orientation in conversation by not using a gender-specific pronoun for a partner or a lover, which would reveal the sexual orientation of the person speaking.
Puerto Rico (Spanish for "Rich Port"), officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico (Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico, "Free Associated State of Puerto Rico") and briefly called Porto Rico, is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the northeast Caribbean Sea.
Rammstein is a German heavy metal band formed in 1994 in Berlin, Germany.
"Read My Mind" is a song by American rock band The Killers.
The Really Useful Group Ltd. (RUG) is an international company set up in 1977 by Andrew Lloyd Webber.
A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
A record sleeve is the outer covering of a vinyl record.
Red Square (ˈkrasnəjə ˈploɕːətʲ) is a city square (plaza) in Moscow, Russia.
Release is the eighth studio album by the English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Release the Stars is the fifth studio album by Canadian-American singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright, released through Geffen Records on May 15, 2007.
A remix is a piece of media which has been altered from its original state by adding, removing, and/or changing pieces of the item.
A remix album is an album consisting mostly of remixes or re-recorded versions of a music artists' earlier released material.
"Rent" is a 1987 single by the Pet Shop Boys.
Reputation is the thirteenth studio album by British singer Dusty Springfield, and twelfth released.
Results is a studio album by Liza Minnelli released in 1989, produced by Pet Shop Boys and Julian Mendelsohn.
Richard Philips, better known by his stage name Richard X, is a British songwriter and music producer.
Rio de Janeiro (River of January), or simply Rio, is the second-most populous municipality in Brazil and the sixth-most populous in the Americas.
Robert Peter Williams (born 13 February 1974) is an English singer, songwriter and actor.
Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.
Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music, dating back to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South.
is a Japanese manufacturer of electronic musical instruments, electronic equipment and software.
The Roland JD-800 is a digital synthesizer that was manufactured between 1991 and 1996.
The Roland JP-8000 is an analog modeling synthesizer released by the Roland Corporation in 1996.
The Roland Jupiter-6 (JP-6) is a synthesizer manufactured by the Roland Corporation introduced in January 1983.
The Jupiter-8, or JP-8, is an eight-voice polyphonic analog subtractive synthesizer introduced by Roland Corporation in early 1981.
Royal Northern Sinfonia is a British chamber orchestra, founded in Newcastle upon Tyne and currently based in Gateshead.
The Royal Opera House (ROH) is an opera house and major performing arts venue in Covent Garden, central London.
A royalty is a payment made by one party, the licensee or franchisee to another that owns a particular asset, the licensor or franchisor for the right to ongoing use of that asset.
Rudebox is the seventh studio album by English singer-songwriter Robbie Williams, released on 23 October 2006 in the United Kingdom.
Rufus McGarrigle Wainwright (born July 22, 1973) is an American-Canadian singer, songwriter, and composer.
Sadler's Wells Theatre is a performing arts venue in Clerkenwell, London, England located on Rosebery Avenue.
Saint Petersburg (p) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with 5 million inhabitants in 2012, part of the Saint Petersburg agglomeration with a population of 6.2 million (2015).
Samantha Louise Taylor-Johnson (née Taylor-Wood, born 4 March 1967) is an English filmmaker and photographer.
In music, sampling is the act of taking a portion, or sample, of one sound recording and reusing it as an instrument or a sound recording in a different song or piece.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
"Saturday Night" is the third single from the album Coming Up by Suede, released on 13 January 1997 on Nude Records.
The Savoy Theatre is a West End theatre in the Strand in the City of Westminster, London, England.
Scandal is a 1989 British drama film, a fictionalised account of the Profumo Affair that rocked the government of British Prime Minister Harold Macmillan.
"Se a vida é (That's the Way Life Is)" is a Pet Shop Boys song that was released as a single on 12 August 1996, and reached number eight in the UK Singles Chart.
Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel (born 19 February 1963), known professionally as Seal, is an English singer and songwriter.
Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Second Life is an online virtual world, developed and owned by the San Francisco-based firm Linden Lab and launched on June 23, 2003.
Secondfest is a music festival which takes place in the Second Life virtual world.
Serge Gainsbourg (born Lucien Ginsburg;; 2 April 1928 – 2 March 1991) was a French singer, songwriter, pianist, film composer, poet, painter, screenwriter, writer, actor, and director.
"She's Madonna" is a song recorded by British singer Robbie Williams, featuring Pet Shop Boys, for his seventh studio album Rudebox (2007).
Showgirl: The Greatest Hits Tour was the eighth concert tour by Australian singer Kylie Minogue.
A silent film is a film with no synchronized recorded sound (and in particular, no spoken dialogue).
Simon Webster Frith OBE (born 1946) is a British sociomusicologist, and former rock critic, who specializes in popular music culture.
Simon Halfon is a graphic designer most noted for his work with The Jam, The Style Council, and Paul Weller.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
In music, a single, record single or music single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record, an album or an EP record.
The UK band Slipstream not to be confused with the American band "The Slipstream" were formed in 1994 after Mark Refoy left Spiritualized.
Smash Hits was a pop music magazine, aimed at teenagers and young adults and originally published in the United Kingdom by EMAP.
"So Hard" is a song by the British pop group Pet Shop Boys and was the first single lifted from the 1990 album Behaviour.
"Somewhere", sometimes referred to as "Somewhere (There's a Place for Us)" or simply "There's a Place for Us", is a song from the 1957 Broadway musical West Side Story that was made into a film in 1961.
"Sorry" is a song by American singer Madonna from her tenth studio album Confessions on a Dance Floor (2005).
Sound recording and reproduction is an electrical, mechanical, electronic, or digital inscription and re-creation of sound waves, such as spoken voice, singing, instrumental music, or sound effects.
The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.
Staging is the process of selecting, designing, adapting to, or modifying the performance space for a play or film.
Stüssy is a clothing brand and private company started in the early 1980s by Shawn Stussy.
Stephen Hague (born Portland, Maine, 1960) is an American music producer most active with various British acts in the 1980s.
Stephen Joshua Sondheim (born March 22, 1930) is an American composer and lyricist known for more than a half-century of contributions to musical theater.
Stuart Price (born 9 September 1977) is a three-time Grammy-winning English electronic musician, DJ, songwriter, and record producer known for his work with artists including Madonna, The Killers, New Order, Kylie Minogue, Example, Take That, Missy Elliott, Scissor Sisters, Pet Shop Boys, Brandon Flowers, Gwen Stefani, Seal, Keane, Frankmusik, Hard-Fi, Hurts and Everything Everything.
"Suburbia" is a song by UK synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys.
Suede are an English alternative rock band formed in London in 1989.
Super is the thirteenth studio album by English synth-pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
The Super Tour is synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys' 2016–2017 world tour in support of their album Super.
Sven Helbig (born in Eisenhüttenstadt) is a German composer, director and music producer.
Swan Hunter, formerly known as "Swan Hunter & Wigham Richardson", is a shipbuilding design, engineering, and management company, based in Wallsend, Tyne and Wear.
Sylvia Mason-James (born 8 December 1958) is a British singer who has worked extensively as a backing vocalist and solo artist.
Synth-pop (short for synthesizer pop; also called techno-pop) is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.
Take That are an English pop group formed in Manchester in 1990.
Tal Rosner (born in Jerusalem, 9 June 1978) is a London-based Israeli filmmaker and video artist.
A talent manager (also known as an artist manager, band manager or music manager) is an individual or company who guides the professional career of artists in the entertainment industry.
Tania Strecker (born 26 June 1973) is a Danish model and television presenter in the United Kingdom.
Teesside University is a public university with its main campus in Middlesbrough, Teesside in North East England.
Tel Aviv (תֵּל אָבִיב,, تل أَبيب) is the second most populous city in Israel – after Jerusalem – and the most populous city in the conurbation of Gush Dan, Israel's largest metropolitan area.
Texas are a Scottish pop rock band from Glasgow.
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand and formerly known as Siam, is a unitary state at the center of the Southeast Asian Indochinese peninsula composed of 76 provinces.
Thames & Hudson (also Thames and Hudson and sometimes T&H for brevity) is a publisher of illustrated books on art, architecture, design, and visual culture.
The Archers is the world's longest-running radio soap opera.
The Clothes Show is a British television show about fashion that can currently be seen weeknights on Really.
The Crying Game is a 1992 English-language thriller film written and directed by Neil Jordan.
"The Crying Game" is a song written and composed by Geoff Stephens.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Divine Comedy are an orchestral pop band from Northern Ireland formed in 1989 and fronted by Neil Hannon.
The Four Seasons is an American rock and pop band that became internationally successful in the 1960s and 1970s.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
The Killers are an American rock band formed in Las Vegas, Nevada, in 2001 by members Brandon Flowers (lead vocals, keyboards, bass) and Dave Keuning (lead guitar, backing vocals).
The KLF (also known as The Justified Ancients of Mu Mu, furthermore known as The JAMs and The Timelords and by other names) were a British electronic band of the late 1980s and early 1990s.
"The Loving Kind" is a song performed by British girl group Girls Aloud, taken from their fifth studio album Out of Control (2008).
“The Most Incredible Thing" (Det Utroligste) is a literary fairy tale by Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen (1805–1875).
The Most Incredible Thing is the score for the 2011 ballet of the same name, based on the eponymous 1870 fairy tale by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen.
The O2 is a large entertainment district on the Greenwich peninsula in South East London, England, including an indoor arena, a music club, a Cineworld cinema, an exhibition space, piazzas, bars and restaurants.
The Old Grey Whistle Test (usually abbreviated to Whistle Test or OGWT) was a British television music show.
The Pogues were an Irish-British Celtic punk band formed in 1982 and fronted by Shane MacGowan.
The Police were a British rock band formed in London in 1977.
The Prince's Trust is a charity in the United Kingdom founded in 1976 by Charles, Prince of Wales to help vulnerable young people get their lives on track.
The South Bank Show is a television arts magazine show.
The Sun is a tabloid newspaper published in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland.
Thetford Forest is the largest lowland pine forest in Britain and is located in a region straddling the north of Suffolk and the south of Norfolk in England.
Timothy James Rice-Oxley (born 2 June 1976), is a musician, producer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, best known for being the keyboardist, singer and songwriter of the British pop rock band Keane.
Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock; November 26, 1939) is an American-born Swiss singer-songwriter, dancer, actress, and author.
"Together" is a 2010 single by British electronic dance music band Pet Shop Boys released to promote their 2010 greatest hits album, Ultimate.
Tom Watkins is an English pop impresario, writer, composer, designer and fine art collector.
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006.
Tours is a city located in the centre-west of France.
The Tower of London, officially Her Majesty's Royal Palace and Fortress of the Tower of London, is a historic castle located on the north bank of the River Thames in central London.
Trafalgar Square is a public square in the City of Westminster, Central London, built around the area formerly known as Charing Cross.
Trevor Charles Horn (born 15 July 1949) is an English bassist, singer, songwriter, music producer, and recording studio and label owner.
A tribute act, tribute band or tribute group is a music group, singer, or musician who specifically plays the music of a well-known music act.
Twentieth-Century Blues: The Songs of Noël Coward is a 1998 Noël Coward tribute album curated by Neil Tennant, who invited prominent artists of the day to reinterpret Noël Coward’s songs for the late 20th century.
Twitter is an online news and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets".
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin formed in 1976.
The Official Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.
The UK Singles Chart (currently entitled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling singles in the United Kingdom, based upon physical sales, paid-for downloads and streaming.
Ultimate is a greatest hits compilation album by UK electronic music band Pet Shop Boys.
The University of Bristol (simply referred to as Bristol University and abbreviated as Bris. in post-nominal letters, or UoB) is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom.
The University of East Anglia (abbreviated as UEA) is a public research university in Norwich, England.
V Festival, often referred to simply as V Fest or VF, was an annual music festival held in England during the third weekend in August.
A vampire is a being from folklore that subsists by feeding on the vital force (generally in the form of blood) of the living.
Very is the fifth studio album by English electronic duo Pet Shop Boys.
James Roderick Moir (born 24 January 1959), better known by the stage name Vic Reeves, is an English comedian, artist, actor and television presenter, best known for his double act with Bob Mortimer (see Vic and Bob).
Village People is an American disco group best known for their on-stage costumes, catchy tunes and suggestive lyrics.
A virtual world is a computer-based simulated environment which may be populated by many users who can create a personal avatar, and simultaneously and independently explore the virtual world, participate in its activities and communicate with others.
Viver a Vida (literally: Living Life, English title: Seize the Day) is a Brazilian telenovela broadcast by Rede Globo from September 14, 2009 to May 14, 2010.
"Walking on Thin Ice" is a song by Yoko Ono, released in 1981.
"Was it Worth it?" is the second single released by UK electronic music group Pet Shop Boys from their compilation album Discography: The Complete Singles Collection.
"West End Girls" is a song by the British pop duo Pet Shop Boys.
West End Girls are a Swedish tribute synthpop band performing cover versions of songs by English electronic/pop music act the Pet Shop Boys.
The West End of London (commonly referred to as the West End) is an area of Central and West London in which many of the city's major tourist attractions, shops, businesses, government buildings and entertainment venues, including West End theatres, are concentrated.
West Side Story is a musical with a book by Arthur Laurents, music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
Wham! were an English musical duo formed by members George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley in 1981.
"What Have I Done to Deserve This?" is a song by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, featuring singer Dusty Springfield.
"Where the Streets Have No Name" is a song by Irish rock band U2.
"Wild World" is a song written and recorded by English singer-songwriter Cat Stevens.
Wildest Dreams is the ninth solo studio album by Tina Turner, released on Parlophone/Virgin in 1996.
"Winner" is a 2012 single by the Pet Shop Boys and the first to be taken from the duo's eleventh studio album Elysium.
WLIR (WLIR.FM) is an internet and over the air radio station (105.3 WPTY-HD3 Calverton-Roanoke, NY) that plays the new music/modern rock that was originally heard on WLIR/WDRE (92.7 FM, 98.5 FM, and 107.1 FM) in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s along with the alternative rock of the 2000s to the present.
Wolfgang Tillmans (born 16 August 1968) is a German photographer.
x2 is a British record label set up by Pet Shop Boys to release their own music.
Xenomania is an English songwriting and production team founded by Brian Higgins and based in Kent, England.
The Yamaha DX1 is the top-level member of Yamaha's prolific DX series of FM synthesizers.
The Yamaha Motif is a series of music workstation synthesizers, first released by Yamaha Corporation in August 2001.
The Yamaha RX-5 is a programmable digital sample-based drum machine built by the Yamaha, beginning in 1986.
Yes is the tenth studio album by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys, released on 18 March 2009 by Parlophone.
"Yesterday, When I Was Mad" is a single by English synthpop duo Pet Shop Boys released as the fifth and last single from their 1993 album, Very.
is a Japanese fashion designer based in Tokyo and Paris.
Yoko Ono (小野 洋子, born February 18, 1933) is a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, songwriter, and peace activist who is also known for her work in performance art and filmmaking.
"You Only Tell Me You Love Me When You're Drunk" is a single by UK electronic music group Pet Shop Boys, released as the third and last single from their album Nightlife in 2000.
YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California.
Yugoslavia (Jugoslavija/Југославија; Jugoslavija; Југославија; Pannonian Rusyn: Югославия, transcr. Juhoslavija)Jugosllavia; Jugoszlávia; Juhoslávia; Iugoslavia; Jugoslávie; Iugoslavia; Yugoslavya; Югославия, transcr. Jugoslavija.
Dame Zaha Mohammad Hadid (زها حديد Zahā Ḥadīd; 31 October 1950 – 31 March 2016) was an Iraqi-British architect.
Zelda Fitzgerald (July 24, 1900 – March 10, 1948) was an American socialite, novelist, painter and wife of author F. Scott Fitzgerald.
The 12-inch single (often simply called 12″) is a type of gramophone record that has wider groove spacing and shorter playing time compared to typical LPs.
The 1986 MTV Video Music Awards aired live on September 5, 1986, honoring the best music videos from May 2, 1985, to May 1, 1986.
The first MTV Europe Music Awards were held on November 24, 1994, at Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany, five years after the removal of the Berlin Wall.
The 2009 Brit Awards ceremony took place on Wednesday 18 February 2009.
The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 27 July to 12 August 2012 in London, United Kingdom.
The 36th Annual Grammy Awards were held in 1994.
The 37th Annual Grammy Awards were presented on March 1, 1995, at Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles.
The 39th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 26, 1997, at Madison Square Garden, New York City.
The 44th Annual Grammy Awards were held on February 27, 2002 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
The 48th Annual Grammy Awards took place on February 8, 2006, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
The 49th Annual Grammy Awards was a ceremony honoring the best in music for the recording year beginning September 15, 2005 and ending September 14, 2006 in the United States.
The 51st Annual Grammy Awards took place at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, on February 8, 2009.
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