Smash Hits

NB: last Smash Hits to be issued on a Thursday (next issue wednesday 24 April 1985)

Issue: 11 - 24 April 1985, Nik Kershaw cover [1]

Features: Nik Kershaw, Billy Bragg, Phil Collins, USA For Africa, Thompson Twins, The Dream Academy, Cocteau Twins,

Bitz: Alphaville, Glenn Gregory,

Lyrics: I Feel Love, Love Is A Battlefield, Look Mama,

Singles: Duel, Nineteen, The Unforgettable Fire, I Feel Love, We Are The World, Look Mama, Don't You (Forget About Me), One More Night, When Love Breaks Down,

Albums: Go West, Love Not Money (EBTG), Flaunt The Imperfection

Live: The Pogues, Frankie Goes To Hollywood; dates: Thompson Twins, Gary Glitter.

Centrespread: Morrisey

Back cover: Depeche Mode

Ads: Look Mama 7" & Extended 12", Strawberry Switchblade debut LP, Don't You (Forget About Me), Take On Me, Would I Lie To You?, I Feel Love,

Smash Hits, April 11, 1985 - p.01 Nik Kershaw cover