Inspired by Brandon Leigh's Time Tunnel segment, every Sunday between 10am - 3pm on Kfm 94.5. Brandon plays a selection of popular hits of a particular year. This past weekend he explored popular songs from 1987.
1987 was a big year for pop culture. Teenage Ninja Turtles made their TV debut, Michael Jackson released his highly anticipated Bad and Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Heartthrobs of 1987 included Michael J. Fox, Kirk Cameron, River Phoenix, and Bruce Willis. And Three Men and a Baby, Fatal Attraction and Beverly Hills Cop II were popular films of the year.
Top songs included Faith by George Michael, Walk like an Egyptian by The Bangles and Whitney Houston's I Wanna Dance with Somebody.