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80’s Songslist

So many great songs released in the 1980's! What are some of your favorites? I will start with my favorite group (next to the Beatles of course) lol


Fleetwood Mac


Love in store


Hold me

Oh Diane

Eyes of the world


Big love

Seven wonders


Little lies


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Metallica - 


Seek and Destroy (1983)

Fade to Black (1984)

For Whom the Bell Tolls (1984)

Master of Puppets (1986)

Orion (1986)

One (1988)




“When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.” - Jimi Hendrix
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Down under  Men at work 

Maniac  Michael Sembello

Baby, come to me  Patti Austin&James Ingram

Sweet Dreams (Are made of this)  Eurythmics

You and I  Eddie Rabbitt&Crystal Gayle

Twilight zone  Golden Earring

Jeopardy  Greg Kihn band

Electric Avenue Eddy Grant

Africa  Toto

You are  Lionel Ritchie

The safety dance  Men without hats

We've got tonight  Kenny Rogers&Sheena Easton



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Air Supply:

Lost In Love.  1980

All Out Of Love.  1980

Every Woman In The World.  1980

The One That You Love.  1981

Here I Am.  1981

Sweet Dreams.  1982

Even The Nights Are Better.  1982

Making Love Out Of Nothing At All.  1983

Just As I Am.  1985

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Manic Monday.  1986

Walk Like An Egyptian.  1986

Walking Down Your Street.  1987

Hazy Shade Of Winter.  1987

In Your Room.  1988

Eternal Flame.  1989

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Pat Benatar:

Heartbreaker.  1980

We Live For Love.  1980

Hit Me With Your Best Shot.  1980

Treat Me Right.  1981

Fire And Ice.  1981

Shadows Of The Night.  1982

Little Too Late.  1983

Love Is A Battlefield.  1983

We Belong.  1984

Invincible.  1985

All Fired Up.  1988

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Bon Jovi:

Runaway.  1984

You Give Love A Bad Name.  1986

Livin' On A Prayer.  1987

Wanted Dead Or Alive.  1987

Bad Medicine.  1988

Born To Be My Baby.  1988

I'll Be There For You.  1989

Lay Your Hands On Me.  1989

Living In Sin.  1989

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David Bowie:

Under Pressure (with Queen).  1981

Let's Dance.  1983

China Girl.  1983

Modern Love.  1983

Blue Jean.  1984

Dancing In The Street (with Mick Jagger).  1985

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Laura Branigan:

Gloria.  1982

Solitaire.  1983

How Am I Supposed To Live Without You.  1983

Self Control.  1984

The Lucky One.  1984

Spanish Eddie.  1985

Power Of Love.  1987

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Hard To Say I'm Sorry.  1982

Love Me Tomorrow.  1982

Stay The Night.  1984

Hard Habit To Break.  1984

You're The Inspiration.  1984

Along Comes A Woman.  1985

Will You Still Love Me.  1986

If She Would Have Been Faithful.  1987

I Don't Want To Live Without Your Love.  1988

Look Away.  1988

You're Not Alone.  1989

What Kind Of Man Would I Be?  1989

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Phil Collins:

I Missed Again.  1981

In The Air Tonight.  1981

You Can't Hurry Love.  1982

Against All Odds.  1984

Easy Lover (with Philip Bailey).  1984

One More Night.  1985

Sussudio.  1985

Don't Lose My Number.  1985

Separate Lives (with Marilyn Martin).  1985

Take Me Home.  1986

Groovy Kind Of Love.  1988

Two Hearts.  1988

Another Day In Paradise.  1989

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Little red corvette



When doves cry

Purple Rain

I would die 4 U 

Let's go crazy

Raspberry beret 1985

Kiss 1986


U got the look

Sign 'o the times 

Partyman 1989


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Taylor Dayne:

Tell It To My Heart.  1987

Prove Your Love.  1988

I'll Always Love You.  1988

Don't Rush Me.  1988

With Every Best Of My Heart.  1989

Love Will Lead You Back.  1990

I'll Be Your Shelter.  1990

Heart Of Stone.  1990

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Neil Diamond 💎:

September Morn.  1980

Love On The Rocks.  1980

Hello Again.  1981

America.  1981

Yesterday's Songs.  1981

Heartlight.  1982

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Sheena Easton:

Morning Train.  1981

Modern Girl.  1981

For Your Eyes Only.  1981

You Could Have Been With Me.  1981

We've Got Tonight (with Kenny Rogers).  1983

Telefone (Long Distance Love Affair).  1983

Strut.  1984

Sugar Walls.  1985

The Lover In Me.  1988

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Fleetwood Mac:

Think About Me.  1980

Hold Me.  1982

Gypsy.  1982

Love In Store.  1982

Big Love.  1987

Seven Wonders.  1987

Little Lies.  1987

Everywhere.  1987

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Dan Fogelberg:

Longer.  1980

Heart Hotels.  1980

Same Old Lang Syne.  1980

Hard To Say.  1981

Leader Of The Band.  1981

Run For The Roses.  1982

Missing You.  1982

The Language Of Love.  1984

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Urgent.  1981

Waiting For A Girl Like You.  1981

Juke Box Hero.  1982

I Want To Know What Love Is.  1984

That Was Yesterday.  1985

Say You Will.  1987

I Don't Want To Live Without You.  1988

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Misunderstanding.  1980

No Reply At All.  1981

Abacab.  1982

That's All.  1983

Invisible Touch.  1986

Throwing It All Away.  1986

Land Of Confusion.  1986

Tonight, Tonight, Tonight.  1987

In Too Deep.  1987


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Debbie Gibson:

Only In My Dreams.  1987

Shake Your Love.  1987

Out Of The Blue.  1988

Foolish Beat.  1988

Lost In Your Eyes.  1989

Electric Youth.  1989

No More Rhyme.  1989

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Hall & Oates:

How Does It Feel To Be Back.  1980

You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling.  1980

Kiss On My List.  1981

You Make My Dreams.  1981

Private Eyes.  1981

I Can't Go For That (No Can Do).  1981

Did It In A Minute.  1982

Maneater.  1982

One On One.  1983

Family Man.  1983

Say It Isn't So.  1983

Adult Education.  1984

Out Of Touch.  1984

Method Of Modern Love.  1985

Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid.  1985

Possession Obsession.  1985

Everything Your Heart Desires.  1988

Missed Opportunity.  1988

So Close.  1990

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He was mentioned way back by @MaVolta but here's one of my favs by Bob Segar that didn't get mentioned called "Her strut", 1980. Great song!

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Heart ❤:

Tell It Like It Is.  1980

What About Love.  1985

Never.  1985

These Dreams.  1986

Nothin' At All.  1986

Alone.  1987

Who Will You Run To.  1987

There's The Girl.  1987

All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You.  1990

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Don Henley:

Leather And Lace (with Stevie Nicks).  1981

Dirty Laundry.  1982

The Boys Of Summer.  1984

All She Wants To Do Is Dance.  1985

Not Enough Love In The World.  1985

Sunset Grill.  1985

The End Of The Innocence.  1989

The Last Worthless Evening.  1989

The Heart Of The Matter.  1990

Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough (with Patty Smyth).  1992

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Whitney Houston:

You Give Good Love.  1985

Saving All My Love For You.  1985

How Will I Know.  1985

Greatest Love Of All.  1986

I Wanna Dance With Somebody.  1987

Didn't We Almost Have It All.  1987

So Emotional.  1987

Where Do Broken Hearts Go.  1988

Love Will Save The Day.  1988

One Moment In Time.  1988

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Billy Joel:

You May Be Right.  1980

Say Goodbye To Hollywood.  1981

She's Got A Way.  1981

Pressure.  1982

Allentown.  1982

Tell Her About It.  1983

Uptown Girl.  1983

An Innocent Man.  1984

The Longest Time.  1984

Keeping The Faith.  1985

You're Only Human.  1985

The Night Is Still Young.  1985

Modern Woman.  1985

A Matter Of Trust.  1986

This Is The Time.  1986

We Didn't Start The Fire.  1989

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Endless Love. Diana Ross. Lionel Richie



Life's a Journey, not a Destination" Aerosmith
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Elton John:

Little Jeannie.  1980

Blue Eyes.  1982

I'm Still Standing.  1983

I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues.  1983

Sad Songs.  1984

Nikita.  1986

Candle In The Wind.  1987

I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That.  1988

Healing Hands.  1989.

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Who's Crying Now.  1981

Don't Stop Believin'.  1981

Open Arms.  1982

Separate Ways.  1983

Faithfully.  1983

Send Her My Love.  1983

Only The Young.  1985

Be Good To Yourself.  1986

Girl Can't Help It.  1986

I'll Be Alright Without You.  1987

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Kool & The Gang:

Too Hot.  1980

Celebration.  1980

Get Down On It.  1982

Joanna.  1983

Tonight.  1984

Misled.  1985

Fresh.  1985

Cherish.  1985

Victory.  1986

Stone Love.  1987

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Cyndi Lauper:

Girls Just Want To Have Fun.  1984

Time After Time.  1984

She Bop.  1984

All Through The Night.  1984

The Goonies R Good Enough.  1985

True Colors.  1986

Change Of Heart.  1986

What's Going On.  1987

I Drove All Night.  1989

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