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When the going got tough: Billy Ocean explains why his mother’s death changed his life

Duration: 05:34

For more than three decades Billy Ocean has topped the pop charts with his catchy classic hits that include "When the Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going" and “Caribbean Queen”.

This summer Billy will headline the 80’s festival Rewind, along with Kim Wilde and the Pointer Sisters.

The new album “Here You Are” is out today.

The Rewind festival takes place between 16th – 18th August.

Available since: Mon 13 May 2013

This clip is from

Breakfast 13/05/2013

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 13 May 2013

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