Kids in America, Kim Wilde*

May 11, 2021 — Song #131

For the year 1982, I picked the song “Kids in America.” This song was performed by Kim Wilde, and was written by her brother Ricky and her father Marty. They are from England so this is a view of what the “kids in america” are like from a British perspective, dirty old window, car rushing by, Friday night parties, kids are dancing, in the city, suburbia is sprawling everywhere and the kids…