USA ’94. Ah the memories eh ?
Remember when Engl… oh that’s right…
We were left sitting at home watching “England B” as we called them, on the telly.
Oh sorry. You weren’t thinking of that one.
It was this which gave Brazil another trophy:
As for the music – With the USA being a source of such great artists as the above Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and so on… there had to be some fantastic music.
Hate to break it to you but there wasn’t. The best that they could come up with was Daryl Hall and a hugely bombastic gospel tinged theme.
(Although being the football and musical nerd that I am, I still would like to hear Gloryland (Action Mix) and the Emotion Mix)
But as you’ve probably guessed with the title of this post, there was a bit of music which called itself the unofficial 1994 World Cup theme – and do you know what. It is.
I wanted to include something else from 1994. but the charts were turgid that year. So instead here’s something else from Way Out West – on Top Of The Pops and being introduced by Dennis Pennis. Remember him ?