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Pink Floyd’s album “The Wall” hits #1 (1980)

Pink Floyd's album "The Wall" hits #1 (1980)

Pink Floyd were an English rock band formed in London in 1964. They gained an early following as one of the first British psychedelic groups. They were distinguished for their extended compositions, sonic experimentation, philosophical lyrics. The album “The Wall” was their 11th studio album released on 30 November 1979. The album hit number one in 1980.


Activity Ideas:

  • Have a listen to Pink Floy’d greatest hits – here
  • Take our 80s music quiz – here
  • Try our rock’n’roll word search – here
  • Enjoy some other rock’n’roll golden oldies with Acoustic Postcards – here
  • Print off and complete our 80s music wordsearch – here
  • Discuss your Radio playlist and if Pink Floyd would feature – here