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Title: At last! Someone’s trying to get Frankie Goes To Hollywood’s LP banned
Source: Smash Hits
Publish date: 17 January 1985

At last! Someone’s trying to get Frankie Goes To Hollywood’s LP banned! A Conservative MP, one Richard Tracey, has diverted his attentions from such trivial issues as the four million unemployed, the miners’ strike etc, to urge parents to stop their children playing the “appalling” LP. The reason he’s got in such a tizz about it is that he’s discovered that there’s a rude bit at the end of side three where an actor impersonates Prince Charles and waffles on about “orgasms”. Mr Tracey thinks it’s “absolutely perverted” and says: “I have contacted the Home Office and they advise anyone who is offended by this record to get in touch with the police.” Mutterings says: some people will do anything for a bit of publicity…