Modern Talking 1985

850314 Bravo cover

Horrid old Modern Talking features on the cover of Bravo of 14 March 1985. This week 38 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• How Madonna grew up without a mother
• Bravo reporter visits famine-hit Africa
• Kim Wilde prepares for her new Germany tour
• The new Bond film, A View To A Kill
• Introducing new cult band The Smiths
• Tina Turner knocked out by flu after second Germany gig
• Tears for Fears’ Roland Orzabal: I hate my dad
• English singer King live in his hometown of Coventry
• Billy Idol: I’ve always been an Elvis fan
• Italian singer Gianna Nannini on a “secret mission”
• Phil Collins’ stage show