Now That’s What I Call Music 8 or Now 8 was released in 1986. The album is the 8th edition of the (UK) Now! series. This was the second of the series to be released on vinyl and on a single CD. The first being Now 4. It reached #1 on the UK Albums Chart, the fourth consecutive album of the series to do so, and stayed there for six weeks.
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Now That’s What I Call Music! 6 (1985) UK TV Advert
Now That’s What I Call Music 6 or Now 6 was released in 1985. The album is the 6th edition of the (UK) Now! series. It made it to #1 in the UK initially for two weeks, then returned for another two weeks in January 1986 after Now – The Christmas Album had replaced it at the top. It was also the first Now album to go 4x platinum, selling over 1.2 million copies. (more…)