What’s your favorite 80s song

March 28, 2008

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?

9 responses to What’s your favorite 80s song

  1. My sister had that ghetto blaster!

    Stryper’s third album, To Hell with the Devil, was released on October 24, 1986.

  2. I Ran by Flock fo Seagulls
    Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood
    Heart of Glass by Blondie
    Subdivisions by Rush
    Smooth Operator by Sade

    … oh man I am forgetting a lot

  3. INXS – New Sensation or Listen Like Thieves.

  4. infinitelypossible March 28, 2008 at 10:48 am

    take my breath away-berlin
    i can’t live without my radio-ll cool j
    purple rain-prince
    sunday bloody sunday-U2
    take on me- a-ha
    rock lobster-the b-52’s
    my adidas- run-dmc

    just to name a few.

  5. Africa – Toto
    Black Coffee in Bed – Squeeze
    Blister in the Sun – Violent Femmes
    In a Big Country – Big Country
    Jeopardy – Greg Kihn
    My Sharona – The Knack
    Our House – Madness
    She’s a Beauty – the Tubes

    There are a few to get you started. I’ll look at my ipod later.

  6. Don’t forget classics from:
    Michael Jackson
    The Go Gos
    Tom Petty
    Cheap Trick
    Van Halen
    Wang Chung as in “Everybody Wang Chung tonight.”
    Pat Benatar – Hit me with your best shot
    Escape Club – Wild Wild West
    ABC – Look of Love
    Steve Miller – Abracadabra
    Billy Ocean – Caribbean Queen
    Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Come on Eileen
    Big Country – In a Big Country
    Thompson Twins – Lies
    Human League – Don’t You Want Me
    Toni Basil – Hey Mickey
    Rick Astley – Never gonna give you up
    …and I’m done.

  7. safety dance (men without hats) has been in my head all day long

  8. Okay, Evan, here’s my 2-cents…

    Information Society: What’s On Your Mind (Pure Energy)
    Midnight Oil: Beds Are Burning
    U2: I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For
    Talking Heads: Burning Down The House or Once In A Lifetime
    Thompson Twins: King For A Day
    Kajagoogoo: Too Shy
    New Order: Blue Monday or Bizarre Love Triangle
    Tears For Fears: Shout
    Simple Minds: Don’t You Forget About Me
    After The Fire: Der Kommissar
    Mr. Mister: Broken Wings
    The Police: Every Breath You Take
    Steve Winwood: Higher Love
    Prince: When Doves Cry
    Cindy Lauper: Girls Just Want To Have Fun
    Men At Work: Down Under
    The Fixx: One Thing Leads To Another
    Robert Palmer: Addicted To Love
    The 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.


  9. dont stop believin – journey