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The UK’s 80s radio station. Listen nationwide on DAB radio, Freesat, Sky, Virgin Media, mobile and online.

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Tonight is the first episode from our 10-part series 'I Was There' on @absoluteradio - exploring some of the most i… https://t.co/VnCKPBunjp
7/12
2020
Forever wishing we could relive Queen's Live Aid performance... https://t.co/CC07hBGBvnThe @Absolute80s chart show is back and we’re in July ‘83 and ‘87 featuring The Lotus Eaters, The Cure and The Gap… https://t.co/PCwpQvg5HN
Retweeted by Absolute 80sHear Bob Geldof, Paul Gambaccini, @DrBrianMay, @AlisonMoyet, @realmartinkemp & @GoldsmithHarvey on Absolute Radio o… https://t.co/bxlodVlyo8
7/11
2020
GO! https://t.co/2N4nIXAjTyOn our big brother station @absoluteradio, we've got a brand new 10-part series, 'I Was There' - exploring some of… https://t.co/0GhTVqVtKC
7/10
2020
We talked and talked until it was late... Final hour of Thursday's @Absolute80s Evening Show kicks off with… https://t.co/31EfnOjDf2Lovely to be able to play Kirsty MacColl's original They Don't Know on the @Absolute80s Evening Show, and be remind… https://t.co/P99BHqp0jE
Retweeted by Absolute 80sMadge, in bangles and baseball cap, and her classic debut hot, getting our second hour of the @Absolute80s Evening… https://t.co/ex7nytDZvQLook who got the @Absolute80s Evening Show underway! @MatthewJRudd covers for @christweets for the final time.. Mor… https://t.co/GHIabAHCGgAnd the best vocalist is... https://t.co/WGQLVtZmBL
7/9
2020
So our final HHIFA track was a #forgotten80s choice at the weekend from @MsSpydaSam2 ... @ForeignerMusic and That W… https://t.co/fdL2fQVwSuIt'll be the mighty @tearsforfears getting the final hour of the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd under… https://t.co/vVBWxalnVwClock strikes upon the (8pm) hour and Whitney awaits you on the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd ... an… https://t.co/oTp5zTWP3lGood evening! Time for the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd, sitting in for @christweets this week ...… https://t.co/Yt3GPcUU1NAnd did you have their poster on your bedroom wall? ❣️ https://t.co/ZRkw4vgpTEWe're launching a new 10-part series called 'I Was There' - exploring some of the most iconic and infamous concerts… https://t.co/wyNtuyirjF
Retweeted by Absolute 80sWe've got a brand new series to fill the gaping void left by the current absence of live music. Starting on Sunday… https://t.co/HCShlKjpD8
Retweeted by Absolute 80sWe've done it now. The 4th July special is now on the app. Thanks for waiting..! https://t.co/K4yts2QEDhWe're aware that those of you wanting to hear the @Absolute80s 4th July USA special on the @absoluteradio app have… https://t.co/UcTrsUT9Qt
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7/8
2020
Our final Haven't Heard It For Ages track tonight is a throwback to the All Request #forgotten80s at the weekend...… https://t.co/x8ddNJylEoSir @MickJagger has warned you! The Rolling Stones getting the last hour of the @Absolute80s Evening Show with… https://t.co/tCZNRHdfIVBrother's got a date to keep, he can't hang around... @MadnessNews getting the second hour of the @Absolute80s Even… https://t.co/DlY9uZqxlhRed codpiece optional... Cameo getting the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd underway tonight! https://t.co/Fpj55h6NchGO! 🔢 https://t.co/QYoPyo9jPq
7/7
2020
And @jackabouting gets his #forgotten80s request on *again* ... Taja Sevelle #nowplaying on @Absolute80s ...
Retweeted by Absolute 80sBonnie Tyler is getting the final hour of the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd - strong, fast, fresh fr… https://t.co/b3ZaB4VUefThe Legend himself kicks off the second hour of the @Absolute80s Evening Show. Let's get together and feel all righ… https://t.co/ZCRi4dRoBBSo @itspetergabriel can get the @Absolute80s Evening Show with @MatthewJRudd underway right now, if you'd just lay… https://t.co/8bAndfsp1FI'm looking after the @Absolute80s Evening Show this week, from the opposite flank of Yorkshire to the one… https://t.co/wVpKjKRdBy
Retweeted by Absolute 80sDead or alive... who's the one famous person you'd love to meet? 🌟 https://t.co/pX6Ve9U32T
7/6
2020
The blog is now online - https://t.co/oiDiRw99L6 ... We're back next Sunday at 9 with another All Request… https://t.co/1mdGrzJa5c
Retweeted by Absolute 80sThis evening's Last Orders Sequence was from Adam ... and good work @leepg for getting the connection first (and v.… https://t.co/eGjR0vwplh
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening comes from Adam ... so, what’s the link between the next three? ... #forgotten80s
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (2): Kiss Him Goodbye - Nylons Entered Billboard Hot 100: 16/05/1987 Entry position: 87 This week:… https://t.co/dowlegiDWD
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (1): Hearts - Marty Balin Entered Billboard Hot 100: 23/05/1981 Entry position: 86 This week: 13 Pe… https://t.co/kXLJFn4GWE
Retweeted by Absolute 80sTime for another All Request #forgotten80s, kicking off with the masterly @kidcreoleband ... see you on… https://t.co/PzZ1KkcLqk
Retweeted by Absolute 80sThey're all bangers, but only three can be saved 😎 https://t.co/ZHJSzoD1z2
7/5
2020
Time for #America80s with @MatthewJRudd until 9.Our American Independence Day special with @MatthewJRudd begins at 7pm tonight! After a long, heated and, at times,… https://t.co/lUXLEsR3CmGO! 🎨 https://t.co/tNLnAMKaJb
7/4
2020
😎 https://t.co/Wye3kTGF3KJoin @MatthewJRudd this Saturday for a 4th July special https://t.co/ZK3y6OQqxcJust warming up for the chart show this weekend... We’re in ‘81 and ‘88 with Bad Manners ‘Can Can’ in the countdown… https://t.co/54gL7JyLNT
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7/3
2020
What song always puts you in a good mood? https://t.co/LQjabJ0g0f @leonagraham You can find a full list of the albums here https://t.co/XxFRkdRNtkSo @leonagraham thinks that 1987 is one of the best years ever for albums, so today she wants your #80sSongsThat we… https://t.co/HdX7h0VvwG
7/2
2020
Happy Birthday Debbie Harry! What's her best song? https://t.co/SvM5L6amg2Today is the start of National Picnic Month so we want your #80sSongsThat are for picnics. @leonagraham will be pla… https://t.co/6nAG5QAsME
7/1
2020
We're coming up to the 35th anniversary of Live Aid. What's your favourite memory of the show? https://t.co/PdfpNw7cbmToday we're after your #80sSongsThat are numerical. @leonagraham will be counting down your suggestions at 3pm https://t.co/muOfWltxwV
6/30
2020
GO! https://t.co/NkuOvhdkhkKeeping it simple today we want your #80sSongsThat are for a Monday. @leonagraham will play your suggestions from 3… https://t.co/fRt3S9ytLA
6/29
2020
The blog is now online - https://t.co/oiDiRw99L6 ... We're back next Sunday at 9 with another All Request… https://t.co/YSFTXLSDnb
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening from Darren Jones ... and good work @simoncbanks for getting the connection first… https://t.co/mER1bsqjVA
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening is from Darren Jones ... so, what’s the connection between the next three? ... #forgotten80s
Retweeted by Absolute 80sTwo terrific lost singles from ABBA and Cock Robin on Calling America this evening - and we've now added them to ou… https://t.co/IS6Jae0Km0
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (2): When Your Heart Is Weak - Cock Robin Entered Billboard Hot 100: 15/06/85 Entry position: 85 Th… https://t.co/FlvCV6A19d
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (1): On And On And On - ABBA Entered Billboard Hot 100: 27/06/1981 Entry position: 92 This week: 91… https://t.co/Gxx2L8DLia
Retweeted by Absolute 80sAnd the mighty @UltravoxUK are getting the All Request #forgotten80s underway from 9 tonight - make sure you're wit… https://t.co/ySL8nZVtUP
Retweeted by Absolute 80sWho was your number one back in the day? https://t.co/jyMiPZLJobThe @Absolute80s chart show is back! We’re in June ‘82 and ‘89 with everything from Deacon Blue to Yazoo, Tom Pett… https://t.co/4hHNRS6xO8
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6/28
2020
What song changed you in some way? https://t.co/HmnmixWk7m
6/27
2020
What lyrics are just so. bloomin'. good. https://t.co/eWjSLBdNpX
6/26
2020
What was top of the charts when you came into the world? 🍼 https://t.co/ymoQTcHIBNToday we want your #80sSongsThat are title tracks from an album. @leonagraham will play some of your best suggestio… https://t.co/0re7jX1jHC
6/25
2020
On this day in 1984, Prince released the album "Purple Rain". What are the top two tracks on the record? 💜 https://t.co/TCrmLIE7SGToday it's Midsummer, and it was the official longest day at the weekend. So we're after your #80sSongsThat are lon… https://t.co/TpMPB13Tiz
6/24
2020
Allll the nostalgia https://t.co/2dsQoq4ZwQOur very own @leonagraham has been doing a lot of flat-packing recently and received another batch this morning, so… https://t.co/qEbz4qLOSj
6/23
2020
What's something most people have done at your age - but you haven't gotten around to it yet? https://t.co/g9eW0ZX3JDToday is National Kissing Day so we're looking for your #80sSongThat are about kissing. @leonagraham will be playin… https://t.co/HUJRmC75VS
6/22
2020
Last Orders Sequence this evening from Nic Connolly, also known as @Darker_Horse ... and well done @mistertee1970 f… https://t.co/499gOymrFq
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening is from Nic Connolly aka @Darker_Horse ... so, what’s the link between the next three? ... #forgotten80s
Retweeted by Absolute 80sTwo fab lost tracks from @DianaRoss and @djjazzyjeff215 + the Fresh Prince on Calling America this evening - and no… https://t.co/loQQRkWcwv
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (2): Parents Just Don't Understand - @djjazzyjeff215 + the Fresh Prince Entered Billboard Hot 100:… https://t.co/Wp2hH7sxNU
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (1): Pieces Of Ice - @DianaRoss Entered Billboard Hot 100: 25/06/1983 Entry position: 72 This week:… https://t.co/bfUolfHWzD
Retweeted by Absolute 80sAll set for the All Request #forgotten80s - every song on the show is currently chosen by you while we're in lockdo… https://t.co/aQiJBeeARB
Retweeted by Absolute 80sIt brings a tear to all our eyes... •sniff• https://t.co/VtNMzOLKjiHappy Father's Day to those who celebrate! https://t.co/vLmee4Ypqq
6/21
2020
Chill songs only https://t.co/feKb8jmnrr
6/20
2020
What would be on your teenage years' soundtrack? https://t.co/ddIQCjnwEX
6/19
2020
What's a song that always lifts your spirits? 🌞 https://t.co/GiDBSjwIOCThe @Absolute80s chart show is back this weekend and we’re in June ‘84 and ‘87 Listen in Sunday from 4 📻 https://t.co/Br93SlCNiP
Retweeted by Absolute 80sThey're going to be back open soon, so we want your #80sSongsThat are for Theme Parks. @leonagraham will be handing… https://t.co/lEHMasO2tn
6/18
2020
What music did you turn to the first time you had your heart broken? 💔 https://t.co/N0oVrMGnVwToday's the day that the Premier League is back, so we want your #80sSongsThat are for Football. Your best suggesti… https://t.co/cHEam45KhI
6/17
2020
On this day in 1986, The Smiths released their album The Queen Is Dead. What's the best song on the record? https://t.co/hOeN5nVXlGOn this week in 1981 @duranduran released their debut album. So we're asking for your #80sSongsThat were on self-ti… https://t.co/l45W4fXiem
6/16
2020
On this day in 1981, Duran Duran released their self-titled debut album. What's their best song? https://t.co/enNDC83MIIToday is National Beer Day, so we're after your #80sSongsThat mention booze (Please drink and tweet responsibly).… https://t.co/yXux5yy6cV
6/15
2020
The blog is now online - https://t.co/oiDiRw99L6 ... We're back next Sunday at 9 with another All Request… https://t.co/9Ku2kwzUFo
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening from Jamie Emmott, also known as @GinSoakedBoy ... and well done @mango_24 for ge… https://t.co/vQEUNpI9rF
Retweeted by Absolute 80sLast Orders Sequence this evening is from Jamie Emmott aka @GinSoakedBoy ... so, what’s the connection between the… https://t.co/6dGxXUpEk4
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (2): Secret Separation - @FixxOnline Entered Billboard Hot 100: 24/05/86 Entry position: 77 This we… https://t.co/6BZ5tTaV74
Retweeted by Absolute 80sCalling America (1): Biggest Part Of Me - @AmbrosiaBand Entered Billboard Hot 100: 06/04/80 Entry position: 60 This… https://t.co/OmPyczvfUv
Retweeted by Absolute 80sReady for another All Request #forgotten80s? A stack of underplayed tracks of our favourite decade, all picked by y… https://t.co/l1eERQNthw
Retweeted by Absolute 80sIt's the The Absolute 80s Singles Chart! This week, @SarahChampion is counting down the biggest singles from 1980 a… https://t.co/RUl94HpKAzOn this day in 1986, Queen scored their 5th UK No.1 album with 'A Kind Of Magic'. What's the best song on the recor… https://t.co/Ypma8Kk8BwThe @Absolute80s chart show is back and we’re in June 1980 and 1985 this afternoon With everything from The Korgis… https://t.co/R6S9NiF5n6
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6/14
2020

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