To­day in Mu­sic His­tory

Winnipeg Free Press - Section G - - ARTS & LIFE -

IN 1984, BBC Ra­dio 1 an­nounced a ban on Re­lax by Frankie Goes To Hol­ly­wood, af­ter DJ Mike Read called it “ob­scene.” A BBC TV ban also fol­lowed. The song went on to be­come a U.K. No.1 and spent a to­tal of 48 weeks on the U.K. chart.

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