Official Charts and PWL need YOU!

Calling all Kylie & Jason, Steps, Rick Astley, Sonia etc. fans (yes you know who you are)! We need you to tell us your best PWL pop memories of the ‘80s and ‘90s! Here’s why…

On July 11, Pete Waterman presents Hit Factory Live in Hyde Park - a once-in-a-lifetime spectacular featuring the classic artists from the PWL Hit Factory, all together on one bill for the first and only time. in conjunction with

This un-missable show – featuring Steps, Rick Astley, Jason Donovan, Bananarama, Dead Or Alive, Pepsi & Shirlie, Princess, Sinitta, Hazell Dean, Sonia, Sybil, 2 Unlimited, Lonnie Gordon, Brother Beyond… and perhaps most excitingly, Kylie Minogue will be reuniting with Jason Donovan to perform Especially For You for the first time in 23 years - celebrates the legendary Stock Aitken Waterman songwriting and production team, the phenomenal success of Pete Waterman’s PWL label and, above all, the irresistible pop that came to define an era in British music history.

Now we want to hear your side of the story. And, what's more Pete Waterman himself will pick the best comments for inclusion in the Hit Factory Live souvenir programme!

All you have to do is post your comment below, or if you're shy email, with your own special memory or entertaining memory of a particular PWL record… Perhaps you and your best friend spent Christmas 1998 in learning the dance routine to StepsTragedy, or maybe you had your first kiss to Kylie and Jason’s Especially For You at a school disco back in 1988? We want to hear stories that are funny, moving and individual – and give a sense of what the music means to you.

1. Submissions should be 200 words maximum, may be edited and should be accompanied with your name, age and home town.

2. Making a submission to this email address will be taken as waiver of copyright in your submission and consent to inclusion in the programme.

3. Closing date for submissions is Friday, June 23, 2012.