Jim & Kim's Wednesday Boombox: Walk Like An Egyptian!

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bangles Jim & Kim's Wednesday Boombox: Walk Like An Egyptian!

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Every Wednesday, Jim & Kim bring you their Boom-box Selection! It’s a song you haven’t heard in a while and this week they selected the Bangles 1986 classic hit, “Walk Like An Egyptian”! Read on to view their music video and to take a walk down memory lane…

The Bangles were all the rage during the 1980’s and had several hit songs! Watch their tubular music video below. “All the kids in the marketplace say ‘Way-oh-way-oh-way-ooo-aaa-ooo…”.

People, the year is 1986 and here some amazing 80’s statistics that will blow your mind:

  • The average monthly rent is $385!
  • Approximately 7 million Americans join hands in ‘Hands Across America’.
  • Smoking is banned on all forms of public transportation -  including trains, planes, buses and coaches.
  • Mike Tyson becomes the youngest Heavyweight Champion in history.
  • IBM unveils the PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.

Listen below to hear Jim and Kim reflect back on 1986!

What is your favorite 80’s song? Let us know in the comment section below!

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