Video Killed The Radio Star: The Psychedelic Furs – Pretty In Pink

Here’s the song that inspired and lent its name to the John Hughes teen romantic comedy Pretty In Pink, from British post-punk outfit The Psychedelic Furs.

There are two versions of the song (and video). The first is the original 1981 recording, from the band’s second album Talk Talk Talk:

And here is the movie tie-in video for the re-recorded version of the song that appeared on the soundtrack of the 1986 film. It’s notable for being a little lighter and less snarly than the original song:

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