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  MySpace.com - Limahl - UK - Pop / New Wave - www.myspace.com/limahl
Limahl won the hearts of a global audience as lead singer of Kajagoogoo and co-writer of their million selling album 'White Feathers' spawning the deliciously catchy début single 'Too Shy' which stormed to the top of the charts all over the world, including top 5 in America.
Limahl felt particularly honoured by the award being presented by Hal David better known as one half of legendary song writing duo Baccarach and David.
The unexpected and violent surprise of this treacherous act was highlighted in an interview with Limahl during the January 2004 VH-1 sponsored TV special Bands Reunited when the group reformed for the first time in twenty years, he said "I was devastated, it really felt like a knife in my heart".
www.myspace.com /limahl   (2077 words)

  
  LIMAHL - EAR.FM - THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MODERN ROCK ARTISTS
Limahl attempted a solo career and ended up witha solitary hit, the theme to the children's movie "The Never Ending Story".
Limahl's real name is Chris Hamill, a mixed up variation on the letters in his last name.
Limahl decided to remake his biggest hit "Too Shy" in 1992 but could only get it released in Japan and Germany.
www.ear.fm /Encyclopedia%20L/Limahl.htm   (177 words)

  
 BBC News | ENTERTAINMENT | Limahl in crash drama   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eighties pop star Limahl is recovering after escaping the wreckage of a coach crash on the M6 near Birmingham.
Limahl, real name Chris Hamill, said he and his fellow passengers first knew something was wrong when they heard a loud bang and the vehicle began to fill with thick, fl smoke.
Limahl shot to fame in 1983, when Kajagoogoo scored a No 1 with their debut single, Too Shy.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/1022753.stm   (250 words)

  
 Limahl - Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music
Limahl was the stage name of the lead singer of the 1980s pop band Kajagoogoo.
Born in Wigan, Christopher Hamill changed his name to Limahl (an anagram of his surname) at the time he was recruited by the other four band members.
Aside from all that, Limahl's voice was one of the purest and most recognisable of the decade, but the 'credible' musicians playing around him rarely gave him a great song on which to use it.
www.music.us /education/L/Limahl.htm   (672 words)

  
 Corporate Entertainment - Limahl booking information for corporate appearances
Limahl, former lead singer of Kajagoogoo, is available to perform at your next special event.
Limahl won the hearts of a new global audience as lead singer of Kajagoogoo and co-writer of their million selling début album 'White Feathers', their first single 'Too Shy', stormed to the top of the charts all over the world, including number 5 in America.
After reaching no'1 in over seventeen countries, Limahl's "velvet tones" and "quietly flamboyant" image was now indelibly printed in the memories of millions of music lovers.
www.corporateartists.com /limahl.html   (786 words)

  
 LyricsVault: Hall of fame: Limahl
LIMAHL, during the early eighties, was the infamous front man of Kajagoogoo who were one of the biggest British pop groups of the day, playing with such musical contemporaries as Duran Duran, Culture Club and Spandau Ballet.
Limahl continued to enjoy chart success as a solo artist, more notably with "Only for Love" and "Neverending Story" from the hit film of the same name which reached no.1 in over 17 countries.
These days Limahl can also be found working hard behind the scenes at his recording studio in west London composing, producing and remixing some of today’s contemporaries like Tony Di Bart, Livin' Joy, Kim Wilde, Peter Andre and World Apart, amongst others.
www.lyricsvault.net /halloffame/Limahl.html   (209 words)

  
 Dark Neon :: Back To The Eighties - Limahl
Limahl sat opposite me. Well, actually he sat next to me, on the same settee, and after a few initial gasps of adulation from me, the conversation quite naturally got around to a discussion of his body.
Limahl says that one of his favourite performers is the highly erotic Grace Jones, and it seems that it was Ms Jones who, indirectly inspired his own striking two-tone Dulux-dog hair-do.
Limahl left the band to pursue a solo career and neither he nor Kajagoogoo ever managed to hit the heights of mega-fame again...
www.darkneon.com /copy/interviews/limahl.html   (1064 words)

  
 Limahl Information
An advert was placed in a music magazine asking for a “front man who could sing and look good.” Soon after he had joined, the group released their first single “Too Shy” which went to number one in the UK charts and the top five on the Billboard Hot 100.
However, Limahl never enjoyed good relationships with the rest of the band, and later in 1983, the others in the band fired him after an acrimonious dispute.
Limahl shared a flat with disc jockey Paul Gambaccini during his heyday, leading to rumours in the tabloid press that the two were lovers, a claim which both denied.
www.bookrags.com /Limahl   (409 words)

  
 80s Empire :: Limahl
Limahl: I remember after the phenomenal worldwide success of ‘The Neverending Story’ (Number 1 in seventeen countries) produced by Giorgio Moroder I requested that the next album ‘Colour All My Days’ would at least include two self, co-produced tracks.
Limahl: More and more it seems we’re moving towards a monoculture kinda world (great recent Soft Cell song by the way – ‘Monoculture’) and I think there was real individuality – especially during the early ‘80s before the conglomerates took more creative and musical control.
Limahl: Well, I wouldn’t say it was silly but I do remember one time – the biggest selling weekly music magazine in Germany, Bravo, flew me to the Austrian Alps to photograph me on the ski slopes – hey, hey – like I said, it’s a hard job but someone’s gotta do it.
www.80sempire.com /copy/interviews/limahl/limahl_interview.html   (3753 words)

  
 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl enjoyed a brief successful solo career, scoring a hit with the Giorgio Moroder-produced "Neverending Story," the title track to the hit film of the same name in 1984.
Limahl continued to record, working with producers Tim Palmer and De Harris.
The band felt that the VH1 feature was unfairly editied to portray simplified reasons as to Limahl's departure and complained that it also suggested the band remained together in the "fairy tale" ending.
www.goupstate.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Kajagoogoo   (671 words)

  
 Limahl looking to the here and now - Rock and pop - Music - Entertainment - Manchester Evening News
Limahl moved to Manchester when he was 17 and soon found himself burning the candle at both ends.
As Limahl is swept away on a wave of nostalgia it will soon be his turn to inspire warm and fuzzy memories in other people.
Limahl made it to the semi-finals of a German version of Reborn In The USA called, funnily enough, Comeback.
www.manchesteronline.co.uk /entertainment/music/popandurban/s/139/139541_limahl_looking_to_the_here_and_now.html   (639 words)

  
 Limahl - Latest News
Limahl will be in Warsaw (Poland) this Fri 30th Sept for a national TV show, see TV section.
Limahl has left a message in the Guestbook on return from his holiday.
Yesterday Limahl filmed some reactions for ITV 1 about his appearance on 'Hit me baby one more time' some of which will be used in the second episode of the series, broadcast tonight (probably the results segment).
www.limahl.com /latest_news/latest_news.htm   (2081 words)

  
 BBC - Search results for Limahl   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eighties pop star Limahl cheats death after the tour bus he was travelling in caught fire.
Eighties pop star Limahl is recovering after escaping the wreckage of a coach crash on the M6 near...
Limahl was invited to join us in the Wycombe Swan theatre on 8th Sept and very happily got...
search.bbc.co.uk /cgi-bin/search/results.pl?tab=web&q=Limahl&scope=all   (280 words)

  
 Limahl Discography- NeverEnding Story   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl's third single reached number 4 in the UK charts on November 20th 1984.
Composed and produced by Giorgio Moroder with lyrics by K. Forsey, the vocals of Limahl and Beth Anderson were recorded separately on opposite sides of the Atlantic.
Limahl also recorded a version with French lyrics with Ann Calvert on accompanying vocals.
www.limahl.co.uk /discog/NeverEndingStory.htm   (102 words)

  
 Limahl
LIMAHL, during the early eighties, was the infamous front man of Kajagoogoo who were one of the biggest British pop groups of the day, playing with such musical contemporaries as Duran Duran, Culture Club and Spandau Ballet.
Limahl continued to enjoy chart success as a solo artist, more notably with "Only for Love" and "Neverending Story" from the hit film of the same name which reached no.1 in over 17 countries.
These days Limahl can also be found working hard behind the scenes at his recording studio in west London composing, producing and remixing some of today’s contemporaries like Tony Di Bart, Livin' Joy, Kim Wilde, Peter Andre and World Apart, amongst others.
www.booking4u.net /html/limahl.html   (469 words)

  
 phorum - 01. Tagesgespräch - Re: Limahl
Wer Limahl ist weiß ich jetzt irgendwie auch nicht.
Limahl ist ein Popstar aus den 80ern, ist jetzt wieder bei der schrecklichen "Comeback-Show" aufgetreten, war noch einer der besten dort.
Ich werde mal direkt bei Limahl nachfragen, ob was dran ist an diesen Gerüchten.
www.rosenstolz.de /phorum-3.4.8a/read.php?f=5&i=18163&t=18155&v=f   (1890 words)

  
 Dreamtargets - Limahl blowout
I guessed this backwater on the outskirts of Barnsley was receiving radio broadcasts from 1983 just about now and the garage mechanic was a dead-ringer for Limahl, lead singer of the eighties pop band.
The fashion flashback was kind of comforting, a perfect accompanyment to the grey drizzle and the smell of a nearby lunchtime chippy.
As Limahl set about fixing the tyres, I studied the people going about their business on the high-street, it looked like Blidworth some sixteen years ago.
www.dreamtargets.com /blowout01.htm   (631 words)

  
 ITV - Hit Me Baby - Limahl
Limahl (an anagram of his surname) came to prominence as lead vocalist with Kajagoogoo.
They enjoyed two further hits, "Ooh Bo Be Ah" and "Hang on Now", before internal friction prompted Limahl's departure for a solo career in 1983.
However, a flamboyant performer and a friend of BBC pop presenter Paul Gambaccini, Limahl was well placed for solo success that began with "Only for Love' in the UK Top 20.
www.itv.com /page.asp?partid=3164   (357 words)

  
 Limahl [music.box.sk]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl od svojho pôsobenia v Kajagoogoo však zrejme očakával viac, a tak sa koncom 1983 rozhodol kapelu opustiť a vydať sa na sólovú kariéru.
Limahl však nevešal hlavu a v hudobnej branži ostal i naďalej aktívny, no presunul sa na jej ´opačnú stranu´.
Limahl sa postavil na klubové pódia tak, ako sa patrí, aj so svojim známym ´ostnatým´ účesom a pohybuje sa na nich prakticky dodnes.
music.box.sk /news.php3?id=6631   (850 words)

  
 Kajagoogoo
Limahl og Kajagoogoo var det hotteste som fantes en periode.
På telefon til Limahl sa de :"Limahl we are all here, we have just had a meeting and we have decided to carry on without you".
Limahl var i sjokk, for selv om han hadde merket at samarbeidsklimaet var blitt dårligere i det siste var han ikke foreberedt på dette.
www.multinet.no /~jonarne/Hjemmesia/Favorittartister/kajagoogoo/kajagoogoo.htm   (1819 words)

  
 What happened to Limahl
The band sacked Limahl in the 80's, because their manager thought they were not being taken seriously enough and Limahl's 'pretty boy' look was to blame.
Limahl agreed none the less and the band got on like they never split.
Limahl had been enjoying doing the club and holiday camp circuit, but the band now have plans to reform and go on tour!
www.boredatuni.com /wht_found.php?whtId=43   (303 words)

  
 YouTube - limahl
Limahl made this performance in a show somewhere in germany I think.
Limahl "Too Much Trouble" ('07 edit) - 1984
Limahl - The neverending story (live at comeback)
www.youtube.com /watch?v=hbCriO8Dpt0   (462 words)

  
 Deutscher Limahl Fanclub - News of the 4th Quarter 2005
Limahl has just signed a contract at the label ZYX Music and his single ‘Tell me why’ will be released soon.
Limahls TV appearance at the premiere of the show 'Zalóz sie', the Polish version of the German 'Wetten, dass?', was a success.
After having performed his hit 'Neverending Story' Limahl was asked to take a seat on the white leather couch together with all the other celebrities.
www.limahl-official-fan-club.de /news/newsarchive7_english.htm   (365 words)

  
 RMF FM :: Radio Muzyka Fakty :: Muzyka :: Limahl   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl urodził się 19 grudnia 1958 roku w Anglii.
19 grudnia 1958 W Wigan w Anglii, w rodzinie robotniczej, urodził się Limahl, wokalista brytyjski, niegdyś związany z synthpopowym zespołem Kajagoogoo.
Pseudonim Limahl jest anagramem prawdziwego nazwiska artysty - Chris Hamill.
www.rmf.fm /muzyka/check/?art=Limahl   (96 words)

  
 Kajagoogoo Band History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On the eve of a highly publicised USA tour the decision was made to ‘part company’ with Limahl.
The editing of the Bands Reunited show, gave the false impression that Limahl had been dismissed from the band solely on the basis of his pop appeal, and gave no attention to the deeper internal differences.
However, the door is still open for Jez and Limahl to rejoin Nick, Steve and Stuart at any time.
www.kajagoogoo.com /history.shtml   (744 words)

  
 The Anthony England Rock and Pop Orchestra - Limahl   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl was invited to join us in the Wycombe Swan theatre on 8th Sept and very happily got into the 'swing' of things with a lovely rendition of 'A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square'
More recently, Limahl has recorded a new song titled 'Love That Lasts' (co-written by Limahl and the Discobrothers) which has been released in Europe.
We were delighted to have Limahl as our special guest in the show, greatly appreciated his good humour, sophistication and Versace suit (very nice!) and hope he'll treat us to another appearance again in the future.
www.debswebs.co.uk /Orchestra/Orch_limahl.htm   (148 words)

  
 Knitting Circle Limahl   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Limahl moved in with Paul Gambaccini and they became close friends.
Limahl moved into his own flat at the end of 1983 when he began to feel personally and financially more secure.
In 1983 Limahl had an acrimonious split with the group, partly because he did not like the increasing control of the group that the guitarist Nick Beggs was taking.
www.knittingcircle.org.uk /limahl.html   (542 words)

  
 Sitio oficial de Ticketmaster. Limahl boletos, fechas
Best-known as the lead singer of synth pop one-hit wonders Kajagoogoo, Limahl was born December 19, 1958, in Wigan, Lancashire, England; his stage name was an anagram of his real last name (Chris Hamill).
Frustrated with their bubblegum image, the remainder of the band parted ways with Limahl around the end of 1983 and he embarked on a solo career.
Sticking with a winning formula, Limahl worked more heavily with Moroder on his 1986 follow-up LP, Colour All My Days; however, no hits on the order of "The Never Ending Story" were forthcoming.
www.ticketmaster.com.mx /artist/746259?brand=none   (449 words)

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