1986: Every Loser Wins by Nick Berry

Composed by Simon May, Stewart James, Bradley James. Recorded by Nick Berry. The song was used in the BBC Television (UK) soap opera Eastenders during the summer of 1986. It was sung by Nick Berry’s character in the soap opera, Simon Wicks. It remained at No.1 on the UK music chart for three weeks. The composers each received an Ivor Novello Award for the composition. The Ivor Nello Awards, named after the Welsh entertainer, are awarded annually (since 1956) to British and Irish composers and songwriters. Ivor Nello was born in 1893 and died in 1951.