I'm ready to take my Delorean back to the 80s, and this week's I'm at 1983, the year Pope John Paul II met with Mehmet Ali Agca, the man who tried to assassinate the pope in 1981....
Louise Tucker with Charlie Skarbek - "Midnight Blue"
from the album Midnight Blue (1982)
Billboard Hot 100 peak: #46
Songwriters: Ludwig Von Beethoven, Charlie Skarbek, Tim Smit
The English opera singer scored a left-field hit with this new-wave-ish adaptation of Beethoven's "Sonata Pathetique" that attempted to capitalize on Vangelis' "Chariots Of Fire" coattails.
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