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68 Songs Banned by the BBC During the Gulf War

When the first Gulf War began, the BBC banned several songs from their radio stations for the duration of the war. The songs were considered to be inappropriate, often with lyrics talking about war and fighting. How many have you heard?
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Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died in Your Arms
Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died in Your Arms
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Act of War
Act of War
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Armed and Extremely Dangerous
Armed and Extremely Dangerous
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Army Dreamers
Army Dreamers
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Atomic - Blondie
Atomic - Blondie
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Back in the USSR
Back in the USSR
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Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today) - The Temptations
Ball of Confusion (That's What the World Is Today) - The Temptations
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Bang Bang . B.A. Robertson
Bang Bang . B.A. Robertson
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Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) - Nancy Sinatra
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) - Nancy Sinatra
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Billy Don't Be a Hero
Billy Don't Be a Hero
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Lulu - "Boom Bang-A-Bang"
Lulu - "Boom Bang-A-Bang"
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Brothers in Arms - Dire Straits
Brothers in Arms - Dire Straits
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Bob Marley Buffalo Soldier
Bob Marley Buffalo Soldier
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Burning Bridges (On and off and on Again) (Single Edit) - Status Quo
Burning Bridges (On and off and on Again) (Single Edit) - Status Quo
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The End of the World - Skeeter
The End of the World - Skeeter
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Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears
Everybody Wants to Rule the World - Tears for Fears
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Big Country: Fields of Fire
Big Country: Fields of Fire
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Fire - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
Fire - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
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Queen - Flash Gordon
Queen - Flash Gordon
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Fools Rush in - Rick Nelson
Fools Rush in - Rick Nelson
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21
Forget Me Not- Martha and the Vandellas
Forget Me Not- Martha and the Vandellas
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Ghost Town - The Specials
Ghost Town - The Specials
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Gimme Hope Jo'anna - Eddy Grant
Gimme Hope Jo'anna - Eddy Grant
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Give Peace a Chance - Plastic Ono Band
Give Peace a Chance - Plastic Ono Band
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Heaven Help Us All - Stevie Wonder
Heaven Help Us All - Stevie Wonder
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Hunting High and Low - A-Ha
Hunting High and Low - A-Ha
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I Don't Like Mondays - The Boomtown Rats
I Don't Like Mondays - The Boomtown Rats
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I Don't Want to Be a Hero - Johnny Hates Jazz
I Don't Want to Be a Hero - Johnny Hates Jazz
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I Shot the Sheriff - Eric Clapton
I Shot the Sheriff - Eric Clapton
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I Will Survive - Arrival
I Will Survive - Arrival
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I'll Fly for You - Spandau Ballet
I'll Fly for You - Spandau Ballet
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I'm Gonna Get Me a Gun - Cat Stevens
I'm Gonna Get Me a Gun - Cat Stevens
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33
I'm on Fire - Bruce Springsteen
I'm on Fire - Bruce Springsteen
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Imagine - John Lennon
Imagine - John Lennon
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In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins
In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins
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In the Army Now - Status Quo
In the Army Now - Status Quo
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Israelites - Desmond Dekker and the Aces
Israelites - Desmond Dekker and the Aces
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Killer Queen- Queen
Killer Queen- Queen
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Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack
Killing Me Softly With His Song - Roberta Flack
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Light My Fire - Jose Feliciano
Light My Fire - Jose Feliciano
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