Savage Garden – Truly Madly Deeply

This classic which was released in 1997, was written by Darren Hayes and Daniel Jones. It was a chart topper in many countries Australia, UK and USA. ‘Truly Madly Deeply’ has been named as a ‘Top 30 Australian Song’ of all time. Savage Garden’s official music video for ‘Truly Madly Deeply’.

Rick Astley – Never Gonna Give You Up

This classic which was  released in 1987, was written and produced by Stock Aitken Waterman. It was a chart topper in 25 countries. The song won the award for ‘Best British Single’ at the 1988 Brit Awards. The official video of ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’.

Starship – Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now

This classic which was released in 1986 was co-written by Albert Hammond and Diane Warren. It was featured as the theme song of the romantic comedy ‘Mannequin’. The song was a chart topper on Billboard Hot 100 and in UK. It was nominated the Academy Award for ‘Best Original Song’. The official video of Nothing’s Gonna […]

Irene Cara – Flashdance… What A Feeling

This classic which was featured in the movie ‘Flashdance’ in 1983 was written by  Giorgio Moroder, Keith Forsey, and Irene Cara. The song won  the Academy Award for ‘Best Original Song’, the Golden Globe Award for ‘Best Original Song’, and the Grammy Award for ‘Best Female Pop Vocal Performance’. It was also a chart topper on […]

UB40 – Can’t Help Falling In Love

This classic which was originally sung by Elvis Presley was covered by UB40 in 1993. It became a #1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 and was a chart topper in many countries including the UK, Australia and Canada. It was also featured in the soundtrack of ‘Silver’ and the trailer of ‘Fools Rush In’. […]

Backstreet Boys – I Want It That Way

This all time fan-favourite was released in 1999 and it became a #1 hit in more than 25 countries including the UK, Canada, New Zealand and Germany. It also peaked at #6 for eight-consecutive weeks on the Billboard Hot 100. It also received nominations for 3 Grammy Awards; ‘Song of the Year’, ‘Record of the […]

Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson – Say Say Say

This classic which was sung by two legends was released in 1983. The song was a number one hit in  many countries including USA, Sweden and Canada. It was listed as the 41st biggest hit of all time on the Billboard Hot 100 charts by the Billboard magazine in 2013. The official video of Paul […]

Heart – All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You

This classic released in 1990 was composed by Robert John “Mutt” Lange. It was a #2 hit on Billboard Hot 100 for two weeks and was a chart topper in Canada, Australia and Sweden. The song received a Grammy Award nomination for ‘Best Group Pop Vocal Performance’. Music video by Heart performing ‘All I Wanna Do Is […]

Blondie – Call Me

This classic which was released in 1980 was the theme song of the movie American Gigolo. It was the #1 hit for six consecutive weeks on Billboard Hot 100. ‘Call Me’ was a chart topper in the UK and Canada as well. It was also nominated for the Grammy Award for ‘Best Rock Performance by a Duo […]

Mariah Carey, Boyz II Men – One Sweet Day

This classic which was released in 1995 which spent 16 weeks as the #1 song of Billboard Hot 100 is the longest running number one song on the chart. It received Grammy Award Nominations for ‘Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals’ and for ‘Record of the Year’.  The song was also performed at Princess Diana’s memorial […]

Madonna – Like a Virgin

This classic which was released in 1984 became a #1 hit on Billboard Hot 100 for 6 weeks and also peaked charts in Australia, Japan Canada. It became a fan favourite and was featured in films such as Moulin Rouge!, Reservoir Dogs, and Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason. Madonna in the iconic music video ‘Like […]

Guns N’ Roses – November Rain

This power ballad, since it’s release in 1992 has sold over 1,000,000 copies worldwide. November Rain peaked #3 on Billboard Hot 100 and is the longest song ever to enter the top 10 of the chart. Music video by Guns N’ Roses performing November Rain.  

Elton John – I’m Still Standing

Released in 1983, this classic is from Elton John’s Platinum-certified album Too Low For Zero. It became a #1 hit in Canada and Switzerland, #4 in the UK and #12 in the US Billboard Hot 100. Music video by Elton John performing I’m Still Standing.  

Duran Duran – Rio

This classic released in 1982 is one of the most recognizable and familiar songs of Duran Duran. The song was a hit in many chart shows and still is a song loved by many. The iconic music video of ‘Rio’ which portrays the glamour and excess of 1980’s.  

Kenny Rogers – Lady

This classic which was written by Lionel Richie was released in 1980. It became a number 1 Billboard Hot 100 and is listed at number 47 on Billboard’s All Time Top 100. Kenny Rogers performing Lady.

Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Sting – All For Love

Inspired by the theme of the motto of the Musketeers, “All for one, and one for all”, this classic was released in 1993. It became a worldwide hit and still is a song that is loved by many. Music video by Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart, Sting performing All For Love.  

Men At Work – Down Under

This classic which was released in 1981 was a number one hit on the Billboard Hot 100 for 4 non-consecutive weeks. The single which sold over 2 million copies was a ‘Top 10 Hit’ in many countries. Men At Work’s official music video for ‘Down Under’.  

Bryan Adams – (Everything I Do) I Do It For You

This classic released in 1991 was the theme song of the box office hit ‘Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves’. It won the ‘Grammy Award for Best Song Written Specifically for a Motion Picture or Television’ and was nominated for the ‘Academy Award for Best Song’ in 1992. The song topped the UK Singles Chart for 16 […]

How Well Do You Know Halloween?

It’s that time of the year when we decide to embrace and give life to the creatures of the night. But have you ever wondered if you knew the basic facts you should know about Halloween? Take this quiz and find out. Don’t forget to share your results with us. 🙂    

The Police – Every Breath You Take

This legendary song released in 1983  won two Grammy Awards for ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals’. It was the biggest hit of 1983 as for eight weeks it topped the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. The Police performing Every Breath You Take.  

Roxette – It Must Have Been Love

This classic which was included in the soundtrack of ‘Pretty Woman’ topped charts in many countries. In 2014, Roxette received an award from Broadcast Music, Inc. for the song’s five millionth radio play. Music video by Roxette performing ‘It Must Have Been Love’.

Bonnie Tyler – Total Eclipse of the Heart

This classic released in 1983 received a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Solo Female Vocal Performance in 1984 and sold more than 6 million copies. Watch Bonnie Tyler’s official music video for ‘Total Eclipse Of The Heart’.  

The Origins of Halloween

Have any of you ever wondered what the 1st Halloween festival must have looked like? Halloween or the All Hallows Eve, as it is sometimes referred to, is a lot different now than it may have been celebrated years ago. With October 31st coming around the corner, we thought it would be interesting to find out […]

Meat Loaf – I’d Do Anything For Love

Official video of Meat Loaf performing I’d Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That) from the album Bat Out of Hell II which was released in 1993. Nominations: Grammy Award for Best Rock Song, Grammy Award for Song of the Year

Arrested Development Live In Colombo – How to buy your tickets

Aren’t you excited that a 2 time Grammy Award winning band is coming to Sri Lanka? We know you are! Arrested Development is not just another band. They changed the world of hip-hop back in the ’90s and they are here to do it again! Loved by fans across the globe, Arrested Development is known for […]

Party with Arrested Development – Win 6 VIP tickets

Well, by now, you know that the 2 time Grammy Award winning legendary hip-hop band Arrested Development will be performing live in Colombo on the 22nd of October at CR&FC. Since we love putting a big fat smile on your face, we decided to let you PARTY WITH ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT! Yes, you heard it right. […]

Titanic Cast – Then & Now

Can you believe that it has been almost 19 years since the iconic romantic movie ‘Titanic’ was first released? Neither can we. It feels like it was just yesterday that we first watched the movie, doesn’t it? That’s how close Titanic is to our hearts. We wondered how the actors have changed during the past […]

RED 107.8 presents Pen Pineapple Apple Pen

We hope that if you’ve not watched it already, you’ve at least heard about ‘Pen Pineapple Apple Pen’ by now. Yes, we are talking about the viral video by the Japanese comedian Kosaka Daimo.   So, what’s so special about this video? Is it the lyrics? The lyrics are simply; I have a pen. I […]

From a Dorm Room to World Domination – The Story of Facebook

All of us have heard of it and almost everyone has an account on it. It’s quite popular. Yes, we are talking about Faceboook. Mark Zuckerberg and his crew sure had to put in a lot of effort to bring Facebook to today’s level. So as a tribute to them, we decided to tell you […]

Do You Really Remember ‘Ghost’?

We don’t have to ask you whether you love ‘Ghost’ or not, because we know that you do. It did leave us heartbroken, but it also showed us unconditional love between a couple. Can you believe that it’s been 26 years since the movie was released? Take this quiz and find out whether you can remember […]

Do You Really Remember ’80s Movies?

We know that you love testing how well you can remember what you wholeheartedly enjoyed some time back and the movies of the ’80s should certainly have a very special place in your memory. Take this quiz and check whether you can truly remember these iconic movies of the ’80s by matching the movie title […]

68th Primetime Emmy Awards Winners

The Emmys this year pulled a few surprises on us but overall it was a beautiful ceremony. And of course not to mention, our all-time favorite Game of Thrones winning the award for the best drama twice in a row definitely made us loyal fans absolutely delighted. Here’s the list of winners of a few […]

Primetime Emmy Awards in 1996

We all know that the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards are taking place tonight and we are all excited to know whether our favourite programme or TV series will be able to win or not. But, how did the Emmy Awards look like 20 years ago? Here’s a collection of photos that’ll take you back to […]

How Well Do You Know Capitals?

Do you remember how during your school days you had to memorize the capitals and all types of interesting facts about countries? Well it’s time to check if you can actually remember what you studied a long time ago. Take this quiz to find out whether you know the capitals of these countries. Don’t forget […]

Justin Timberlake & Britney Spears to Collaborate?

He might have at one point released a song called ‘Cry me a river’ in which he said “you didn’t know all the ways I loved you, so you took a chance and made other plans. But I bet you didn’t think that they would come crashing down”. But, 14 years later, it seems that things […]

Memorable Movie Quotes from the ’90s

All of us have a favorite line from at least one movie that we’ve watched. Well, if you are a fan of ’90s movies, then one of these quotes should definitely be in the top of your movie quotes list.   A League of Their Own (1992) “There’s no crying in baseball”   A Few […]

’80s Kids’ Movies That We All Miss

Growing up in the ’80s was pretty amazing. In case someone who did not grow up in the ’80s asks ‘why?’ well, we didn’t have a lot of distractions like kids nowadays do. It was all books, songs, movies, toys and quality time we spent with our friends. That’s exactly why we wanted to remind […]

North Korea Bans Sarcasm

Some people might say that sarcasm is the lowest form of wit but we can all agree that it probably is the highest form of intelligence. Opinions may differ but sarcasm surely can make a dull conversation very interesting. That probably is why Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea aka […]

Giant Panda Is No Longer an Endangered Species

If there is an animal that is loved by all without any doubt, that animal could probably be a panda. You don’t have to ask ‘why?’ because you probably know the answer. Anyway, how can you not love these beautiful creatures? In the recent past, as a result of the selfish actions of humans, giant […]

Do You Remember the Music Videos of the 2000s?

With the dawn of the new millennium, a new generation of music emerged. Singers moved away from the set standards and created their own identities.  Along with the new identities, they put more effort to create videos for their songs that helped them establish their unique styles. Take this quiz and find out if you […]

Love Songs of the ’80s

What would life be without love? The romantic moments we’ve enjoyed to our heart’s content as well as the breakups we never thought that we would be able to get over, are the reasons behind who we are. Well, what would love be without songs and music? Here’s a list of the best love songs […]

Must Remember ’80s Events

We all know that at RED 107.8 Monday nights are dedicated to the wonderful decade – the ’80s. That’s why we present The Wonder Years just to bring back those wonderful memories from the ’80s. In case you’ve forgotten, here’s a list of some of the memorable events that took place in the ’80s.   1980 The […]

Why Mel C Walked Away From A Spice Girl Reunion.

Spice Girls might not have toured since 2007, but it seems like just yesterday when they first released ‘Wannabe’ in 1996. We can all agree that it was an extremely pleasant surprise when 5 girls jumped out of black cars at London 2012 and reminded us how much we’ve missed them. Since that night, many […]

Jackie Chan To Receive Honorary Oscar

When you are an amazingly good actor, but for some reason luck has always been against you, there still is a possibility for you to receive an Oscar. If you don’t know who Jackie Chan is, well you seriously need to watch some action movies. The 62 year old has acted in over 150 movies […]

Do You Really Know the Movies of the ’90s?

We all know that you are absolutely in love with the ’90s and that’s exactly why we loving throwing quizzes just to make sure that your ’90s memories are refreshed on a regular basis. Take this quiz to find out whether you can remember your ’90s movie quotes right. Just remember that as quoted in […]

Arrested Development – Live In Colombo

Arrested Development is a legendary band that peaked in the 1990s and produced a brand of music that was a far cry from the “Gangsta’ rap” scene which was the tone of the era. Giving us chart topping hits like “Mr. Wendal”, “Tennessee”, “People Every day”, “Ease my mind” and so many others, the group […]

Winners of 2016 MTV Video Music Awards

We’ve all been waiting to know who the winners of the MTV VMAs would be for quite some time and all our questions were answered last night. As most of us predicted, Beyoncé won many awards for her album Lemonade. Rihanna receiving the MTV Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award was quite emotional for all her fans. 😀 Here’s the […]

The Best Movies of 1995

When talking about the movies of the ’90s, those that were released in 1995 cannot be forgotten. Why? Well, even if you ignore the fact that the movies were absolutely amazing, they catered to all audiences. From, kids movies to action movies to space movies to comedies, the movies entertained us thoroughly. Here’s a list […]

Barbra Streisand Making Duets ‘Great Again’

Some people love him, some people hate him and some people are not afraid to show that they dislike him. Yes, we are talking about Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. Barbra Streisand was recently on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and the singer did not hesitate to show the world that she supports Hillary Clinton in the […]

Britney Spears’ Carpool Karaoke With James Corden

Britney is back!!! That’s right ladies and gentlemen. She was on James Corden for the Late Late Show’s signature Carpool Karaoke segment yesterday. Do you want to know all the juicy details? She told Corden that she no longer believes in marriage but that she wants to have more kids. Apart from that, there was […]