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JOY celebrated 40 years of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras with an afternoon of Mardi Gras classics, all the way from 1978 to today.

Michael and John took you on a journey through time with one song for each of the years since the very first Mardi Gras in 1978.

The second decade: 1988 – 1997

1988: Yazz And The Plastic Population – The Only Way Is Up

1989: Cher – If I Could Turn Back Time

1990: The B52s – Love Shack

1991: Kylie Minogue – What Do I Have To Do

1992: CeCe Peniston – Finally

1993: Janet Jackson – If

1994: Toni Pearen – Walkaway Lover

1995: Christine Anu – Party

1996: Johnna – Pride (Radio Edit)

1997: Aqua – Barbie Girl


About the author: Michael


Liking the music you hear on JOY for your workday? You've got Michael to thank for it. He's the Music Director, and in charge of Melbourne's most uplifting music mix.
Plus he's the man behind the CBAA Award winning babblePOP! (Best New Music Show 2015) and the executive producer of the JOYEurovision team.

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