The stars of 1989: Ian Brown of The Stone Roses, Madonna, Robert Smith of The Cure and Caron Wheeler of Soul II Soul

Only a genius can score 100% on this year 1989 lyrics quiz

Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys performing in Birmingham in 2005

How old were your favourite rock stars when they had their first hit?

Red Hot Chili Peppers in February 1988: Anthony Kiedis, Flea, Hillel Slovak, Jack Irons

These famous bands changed their names... from what?

The Cure and Bananarama on TV in 1985

The Cure drunk dancing with Bananarama on TV is brilliant

Anthony Kiedis in 1989 and 2019

1980s alternative rock stars - then and now

Mick Jagger in 1969, Kurt Cobain in 1992, David Bowie in 2000 and Prince in 1987

The best concert movies

Greatest HIts Compilations

The best “Best Ofs” ever released

Robert Smith and a mystery Cure lyric

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