Like most songs in the chart in the late 80s, this one was a Stock Aitken Waterman creation.
It was the band’s 4th of 11 hits from ’87-’91, and their biggest hit when it reached UK#2. It was in the chart for the last time on this day in the 80s, at #69. They managed one hit in the US, with the good song “The Girl I Used To Know”, which reached US#27 in ’90.
But I’ll never give up hoping ’till I make you mine