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Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? Mike Oldfield Finds Out That Success Has Its Problems

Fred Dellar, Smash Hits, 10 January 1980

MIKE OLDFIELD strokes the tabby cat that sits on his lap. Though in the comfort of his own home, he's uneasy, unsure. It's a bad time in his life. Financially, that is. Every interview is going to touch on the subject of his bank balance and how it disappeared.

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