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Nik Kershaw

  • Mar 01, 1958 (age 61)
  • 5' 4" (1.63 m)
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2012
SongAug 6, 2012

The Sky's The Limit
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Eight
AlbumAug 6, 2012

Eight

Eight released.
Ei8ht
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AlbumAug 6, 2012

Ei8ht

Ei8ht is the eighth studio album by Nik Kershaw, released on his …
Ei8ht is the eighth studio album by Nik Kershaw, released on his independent label Shorthouse Records in 2012. The album reached No. 91 on the UK Albums Chart and No. 12 on the UK Independent Albums Chart.
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SongAug 6, 2012

These Tears
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2010
SongFeb 1, 2010

The Riddle
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No Frills
AlbumFeb 1, 2010

No Frills

No Frills is the eighth album by Nik Kershaw, recorded live and …
No Frills is the eighth album by Nik Kershaw, recorded live and released on 1 February 2010 under his own record label. Initially, the album was only available for purchase online via Kershaw's web site through his own indie vanity label, Shorthouse Records.
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2006
SongOct 26, 2006

Promises, Promises
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You've Got to Laugh
AlbumOct 26, 2006

You've Got to Laugh

You've Got to Laugh is the seventh studio album by Nik …
You've Got to Laugh is the seventh studio album by Nik Kershaw, released on 26 October 2006 under his own record label. Initially at least, the album is only available for purchase online via his web site through his own studio, Shorthouse Records. The album is also available for a digital download via iTunes or eMusic.
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The Podge and Rodge Show
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TV ShowFeb 6, 2006

The Podge and Rodge Show

The Podge and Rodge Show …
The Podge and Rodge Show is talk show, broadcast and produced by RTÉ. For the first three seasons Podge and Rodge were joined by Lucy Kennedy as a co-host but for the first half of the fourth season they were joined by guest hosts including Michelle Heaton, after Kennedy took insult to being called "every name under the sun from bisto to an ugly Gráinne Seoige". Following a mid-season hiatus, Caroline Morahan took on the role of permanent co-host in February 2009. The programme airs every Monday and Tuesday at 22:50 on RTÉ Two from February to April and from October to December with a hiatus during the summer months. The series came to an end on 27th of April 2010, with none other than the original host Lucy Kennedy appearing as a guest on the final episode of the fifth series.
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2005
Your Brave Face
AlbumNov 14, 2005

Your Brave Face

Your Brave Face released.
2004
Hell's Kitchen
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TV ShowMay 23, 2004

Hell's Kitchen

Hell's Kitchen is a British cookery reality show, aired on ITV, …
Hell's Kitchen is a British cookery reality show, aired on ITV, which features prospective chefs competing with each other for a final prize. Four series aired between 2004 to 2009, three presented by Angus Deayton and the most recent by Claudia Winkleman.
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2002
Gylne tider
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TV ShowAug 16, 2002

Gylne tider

Gylne tider (first season: Gyldne tider, in English: Golden …
Gylne tider (first season: Gyldne tider, in English: Golden times) is a Norwegian television series that currently airs on TV2. The show has produced four seasons which premiered in 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2010. Presenter Øyvind Mund, cameraman Steinar Marthinsen and sound engineer Ingar Thorsen travel to meet their childhood heroes.
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2001
To Be Frank
AlbumJan 1, 2001

To Be Frank

To Be Frank is the sixth solo studio album by the English singer …
To Be Frank is the sixth solo studio album by the English singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw. The album was released in 2001 (in the UK), and 2002 (in the US) on Koch Records. The only single released from this album was "Wounded", which peaked at #100, on the UK singles chart.
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SongJan 1, 2001

Take Me to the Church
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2000
The Wright Stuff
TV ShowSep 11, 2000

The Wright Stuff

The Wright Stuff is a British television chat show, hosted …
The Wright Stuff is a British television chat show, hosted by Matthew Wright and aired on Channel 5 on weekday mornings from 9:15 to 11:15am. The series characterised itself as "Britain's brightest daytime show", which "gives ordinary people the chance to talk and comment on everything such as news to the social, emotional and even sexual issues back at home", as well as featuring "showbiz stars and media commentators". The Wright Stuff was nominated as "Best Daytime Programme" at both the Royal Television Society and the National Television Awards.
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The Essential
AlbumAug 7, 2000

The Essential

The Essential (2000) is a hits compilation album by Nik …
The Essential (2000) is a hits compilation album by Nik Kershaw. It features songs from his first four albums.
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1999
Loose Women
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TV ShowSep 6, 1999

Loose Women

Loose Women is a British panel show that has been …
Loose Women is a British panel show that has been broadcast on ITV since 6 September 1999. The show is produced by ITV Studios and is broadcast on weekdays at 12.30pm. The programme was originally broadcast from Norwich before moving to London and focuses on a panel of four female presenters who interview celebrities, discuss their lives, and discuss topical issues ranging from politics and current affairs to celebrity gossip and entertainment news. The show's current main hosts/anchor presenters are Kaye Adams, Ruth Langsford, Andrea McLean and Christine Lampard. The programme has been simulcast in the Republic of Ireland on Virgin Media Two, since January 2015. Its 3,000th episode was broadcast on 15 May 2018.
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1998
Greatest Hits
AlbumMay 17, 1998

Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits released.
15 Minutes
AlbumJan 1, 1998

15 Minutes

15 minutes is a 1998 album released by UK singer …
15 minutes is a 1998 album released by UK singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw. In a 2008 interview, Kershaw spoke of two tracks from the album after being asked for his proudest song.
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1996
Never Mind the Buzzcocks
TV ShowNov 12, 1996

Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Never Mind the Buzzcocks is …
Never Mind the Buzzcocks is a British comedy panel game, themed on pop music, that aired between 1996 and 2015. It first starred Phill Jupitus and Sean Hughes as team captains, with Hughes being replaced by Bill Bailey from the eleventh series, and Bailey replaced by Noel Fielding from series 21 onward. The show was produced by Talkback for the BBC, and usually aired on BBC Two. The title plays on the names of punk rock band Sex Pistols' Never Mind the Bollocks album, and the punk band Buzzcocks. The series was first hosted by Mark Lamarr, then by Simon Amstell, and later by a number of guest presenters, with Rhod Gilbert hosting the final series.
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1989
The Works
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AlbumMay 22, 1989

The Works

The Works is the fourth studio album by the English singer …
The Works is the fourth studio album by the English singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Nik Kershaw. It was released in 1989 and was the last album he created for MCA Records. Kershaw chose the album's title as he felt the album represented "the collected works of Nik Kershaw". He did not release any new solo material until 15 Minutes, 10 years later.
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1986
Radio Musicola
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AlbumOct 24, 1986

Radio Musicola

Radio Musicola is the third studio album by the English singer …
Radio Musicola is the third studio album by the English singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw. It was originally released in October 1986, on the label MCA Records, just under two years after Kershaw's previous album, The Riddle. It was the first album to be produced by Kershaw. It features guest backing vocalists, including Icehouse's Iva Davies, and Night's Stevie Lange, and Miriam Stockley.
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1985
Live Aid
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TV ShowJul 13, 1985

Live Aid

The broadcast of the biggest benefit concert in history, …
The broadcast of the biggest benefit concert in history, organized by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure to raise funds for Ethiopian famine relief.
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British Album of the Year
Nomination1985

British Album of the Year

Nominated for "Human Racing".
Brit Award
Nomination1985

British Male Solo Artist

Nominated for Brit Award for …
Nominated for Brit Award for British Male Solo Artist.
Brit Award
Nomination1985

British Breakthrough Act

Nominated for Brit Award for …
Nominated for Brit Award for British Breakthrough Act.
Brit Award
1984
The Riddle
AlbumJan 1, 1984

The Riddle

The Riddle is the second studio album by the English singer …
The Riddle is the second studio album by the English singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw. It was originally released in November 1984, on the label MCA. On release, the album was received favourably by the majority of music critics. It went on to peak at #8 on the UK Albums Chart and reached #39 on the Australian ARIA Charts. The album launched three charting singles in the UK. "The Riddle" peaked at #3 on the UK Singles Chart; "Wide Boy" at #9; "Don Quixote" at #10. The album was certified platinum by the BPI.
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Human Racing
AlbumJan 1, 1984

Human Racing

Human Racing is the debut studio album by the English singer …
Human Racing is the debut studio album by the English singer-songwriter Nik Kershaw. It was originally released in February 1984, on the label MCA. Several songs like "Drum Talk" were based around improvisation; other songs, like "I Won't Let the Sun Go Down on Me", had a political message.
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SongJan 1, 1984

Human Racing
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SongJan 1, 1984

Wide Boy
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1982
Saturday Superstore
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TV ShowOct 2, 1982

Saturday Superstore

Saturday Superstore was a children's television series …
Saturday Superstore was a children's television series broadcast on BBC1 from 1982 until 1987. It was shown on Saturday mornings with presenters including Mike Read, Sarah Greene, Keith Chegwin, and John Craven. The show was very similar to its predecessor Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, which had ended the previous October–March season following its presenter Noel Edmonds moving away from children's TV to present his prime time Late Late Breakfast Show.
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Wogan
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TV ShowMay 4, 1982

Wogan

Wogan is a British television talk show which was broadcast …
Wogan is a British television talk show which was broadcast on BBC1 from 1982 until 1992, presented by Terry Wogan. The show was generally broadcast live from BBC Television Theatre in Shepherd's Bush, London until 1991. It was then broadcast from the BBC Television Centre. Some shows were pre-recorded, but broadcast unedited, 'as live'. Wogan ended its run in July 1992 (it was replaced by the soap opera Eldorado).
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No. 73
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TV ShowJan 2, 1982

No. 73

No 73, later retitled 7T3, was a British 1980s children's TV …
No 73, later retitled 7T3, was a British 1980s children's TV show produced by Television South (TVS) for the ITV network. It was broadcast live on Saturday mornings and ran from 1982 to 1988. The show starred, amongst others, Sandi Toksvig, Neil Buchanan, Andrea Arnold, Kim Goody and Kate Copstick.
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1964
Top of the Pops
TV ShowJan 1, 1964

Top of the Pops

Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music …
Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006. The programme was shown every Thursday evening on BBC One, except for a short period on Fridays in mid-1973 before being again moved to Fridays at 7:30 pm in 1996 and then to Sundays on BBC Two in 2005. Each weekly programme consisted of performances from some of that week's best-selling popular music artists, with a rundown of that week's singles chart. Additionally, there was a special edition of the programme on Christmas Day (and usually, until 1984, a second such edition a few days after Christmas), featuring some of the best-selling singles of the year.
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1958
Nik Kershaw
BirthMarch 1958

Nik Kershaw

Nik Kershaw was born.
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