John Travolta 1978

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John Travolta on a single-page poster in Bravo of 3 May 1978. Travolta was ust becoming known in Germany thanks to Saturday Night Fever, which came out in the country’s cinemas around that time.

Bravo 3 May 1978 (John Travolta)

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John Travolta in Saturday Night Fever pose on the cover of Bravo of 3 May 1978. This week 41 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Queen’s four-city tour of West-Germany
• Terence Hill and his greatest roles
• All about star Saturday Night Fever John Travolta
• German fans cheered for Kansas support act Cheap Trick
• The new singing sensation: Kate Bush
• How Swedish singer Siw Inger nearly died
• Ken Hensley, the boss of Uriah Heep
• The Bay City Rollers in private
• Introducing teenybopper band The Teens
• Louis de Funès’ new comedy
• Ute Kittelberger’s life after marrying singer Bernd Clüver
• Bravo at a LA music festival featuring Aerosmith, Santana, Heart, Foreigner, Scumbag Nugent, Stevie Nicks with Mick Fleetwood, Bob Welch, and Dave Mason before 300,000 people

Bravo 11 April 1979

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John Travolta features on the cover of Bravo of 11 April 1979. This week 40 years ago [GULP!], Germany’s youth read about:

• John Travolta’s secret hideaway
• New on German TV: Charlie’s Angels
• What’s new with Blondie
• Earth, Wind & Fire’s flying bassist
• Bud Spencer in pics, with autograph card
• The Bay City Rollers new stage outfits
• Why Israel’s entry “Halelujah” won the Eurovision  Song Context (because peace)
• How Marilyn Monroe became a film goddess
• Sex ed: The first time
• Schlager singer Jürgen Drews’ secret USA trip

Bravo 23 May 1979

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John Travolta features on the cover of Bravo of 23 May 1979. That week 39 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Interview with Blondie’s Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein
• John Travolta’s show Welcome Back, Kotter finally to come to German TV
• The highlights of Kate Bush’s new concert show
• Amanda Lear’s wars with the press
• Focus on Kate Jackson of Charlie’s Angels
• British band Sniff’n’ the Tears
• The new ’50s revival comedy movie Eis am Stiel (Lemon Popsicle in the US)
• Rock singer Udo Lindenberg in pics with autograph card
• This year’s F1 drivers and their cars
• Footballer Kevin Keegan’s new single, “Head Over Heels”
• The Sparks make a comeback
• Rollerskating: What you need