This sunday is our 80s theme night.I’m needing an hour of 80s music.
What is the must have track that needs to be played?
My sister had that ghetto blaster!
Stryper’s third album, To Hell with the Devil, was released on October 24, 1986.
I Ran by Flock fo SeagullsRelax by Frankie Goes To HollywoodHeart of Glass by BlondieSubdivisions by RushSmooth Operator by Sade
… oh man I am forgetting a lot
INXS – New Sensation or Listen Like Thieves.
take my breath away-berlini can’t live without my radio-ll cool jpurple rain-princesunday bloody sunday-U2take on me- a-harock lobster-the b-52’smy adidas- run-dmc
just to name a few.
Africa – TotoBlack Coffee in Bed – SqueezeBlister in the Sun – Violent FemmesIn a Big Country – Big CountryJeopardy – Greg KihnMy Sharona – The KnackOur House – MadnessShe’s a Beauty – the Tubes
There are a few to get you started. I’ll look at my ipod later.
Don’t forget classics from:JourneyMichael JacksonThe Go GosTom PettyHeartCheap TrickLoverboyVan HalenWang Chung as in “Everybody Wang Chung tonight.”Pat Benatar – Hit me with your best shotEscape Club – Wild Wild WestABC – Look of LoveSteve Miller – AbracadabraBilly Ocean – Caribbean QueenDexy’s Midnight Runners – Come on EileenBig Country – In a Big CountryThompson Twins – LiesHuman League – Don’t You Want MeToni Basil – Hey MickeyRick Astley – Never gonna give you up…and I’m done.
safety dance (men without hats) has been in my head all day long
Okay, Evan, here’s my 2-cents…
Information Society: What’s On Your Mind (Pure Energy)Midnight Oil: Beds Are BurningU2: I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking ForTalking Heads: Burning Down The House or Once In A LifetimeThompson Twins: King For A DayKajagoogoo: Too ShyNew Order: Blue Monday or Bizarre Love TriangleTears For Fears: ShoutSimple Minds: Don’t You Forget About MeAfter The Fire: Der KommissarMr. Mister: Broken WingsThe Police: Every Breath You TakeSteve Winwood: Higher LovePrince: When Doves CryCindy Lauper: Girls Just Want To Have FunMen At Work: Down UnderThe Fixx: One Thing Leads To AnotherRobert Palmer: Addicted To LoveThe Power Station: Some Like It Hot
Okay that’s all. I know I’m missing a ton of good stuff, but there you go!Ahhh…I miss the 80s. Pegged leg jeans…eye liner…lots of hair gel…long coat… Elementary school was pretty sweet.
dont stop believin – journey
Evan Courtney is a Family Life Pastor and Communications Director in the middle of the Illinois cornfields at The Fields Church. He's a graphic designer, media consultant and social media manager.