My Favorite 1980s Songs...

by Sherry

My favorite 1980s songs are....

“Ah! Leah!” - Donnie Iris

“Another One Bites The Dust” - Queen

“Back In Black” - AC/DC

“Cars” - Gary Numan

“Don't Do Me Like That” - Tom Petty

“Drivin' My Life Away” - Eddie Rabbitt

“Emotional Rescue”, “She’s So Cold”, “Start Me Up” - Rolling Stones

“Funkytown” - Lipps, Inc.

“Give Me The Night” - George Benson

“Heartbreaker”, “You Better Run”, “Treat Me Right”, “Anxiety” - Pat Benatar

“How Do I Make You” - Linda Ronstadt

“I’m Alright” - Kenny Loggins

“It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me” - Billy Joel

“Late In The Evening” - Paul Simon

“Love Stinks”, “Freeze-Frame” - J. Geils Band

“She Talks In Stereo” - Gary Myrick & The Figures

“Urgent” - Foreigner

“Too Much Time On My Hands” -Styx

“I Love Rock ‘N Roll” - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
“Train In Vain” - The Clash

“Turn Me Loose”, “Lovin’ Every Minute Of It” - Loverboy

“Turning Japanese” - The Vapors

“Upside Down” - Diana Ross

“Whip It” - Devo

“Boy From New York City” - Manhattan Transfer

“The Breakup Song”, “Jeopardy” - Greg Kihn Band

“The Stroke”, “Everybody Wants You” - Billy Squier

“Cruiser”, “Hello Again” - The Cars

“Don't Stand So Close To Me” - The Police

“Flying High Again” - Ozzy Osbourne

“Gemini Dream” - Moody Blues

“Genius Of Love - Tom Tom Club

“I Don’t Care Anymore” - Phil Collins

“Calling All Girls” - Rick Springfield

“Kids In America” - Kim Wilde

“Your Imagination”, “I Can’t Go For That”, “Family Man”, “You Make My Dreams Come True” - Hall & Oates

“Mad World”, “Shout” - Tears For Fears

“Middle Of The Road” - Pretenders

“Once In A Lifetime”, “Burning Down The House” - Talking Heads

“Our Lips Are Sealed” - Go-Go’s

“Planet Earth”, “Girls On Film”, “Union Of The Snake” - Duran Duran

“Super Freak” - Rick James

“Poison Arrow” - ABC

“This Little Girl” - Gary U.S. Bonds

“Young Turks”, “Infatuation” - Rod Stewart

“That’s All”, “Mama” - Genesis

“Abracadabra” - Steve Miller Band

“Come On Eileen” - Dexy’s Midnight Runners

“Promises Promises” - Naked Eyes

“Rock Of Ages”, “Foolin”, “Rock Rock ‘Til You Drop”, “Pour Some Sugar On Me” - Def Leppard

“Goody Two-Shoes”, “Friend Or Foe” - Adam Ant

“Der Kommissar” - After The Fire

“Don’t Pay The Ferryman” - Chris De Burgh

“867-5309/Jenny” - Tommy Tutone

“Heart Attack” - Olivia Newton-John

“I Know What Boys Like” - The Waitresses

“I Love It Loud” - Kiss

“I Want Candy” - Bow Wow Wow

“The Metro” - Berlin

“Mexican Radio” - Wall of Voodoo

“Mickey” - Toni Basil

“Welcome To The Jungle” - Guns ‘N Roses

“In The Still Of The Night” - Whitesnake

“White Wedding” - Billy Idol

“You Can Do Magic” - America

“You’ve Got Another Thing Comin’ ” - Judas Priest

“Billie Jean”, “Smooth Criminal”, “Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’ ” - Michael Jackson

“Burning Up”, “Material Girl” - Madonna

“Dirty Laundry”, “All She Wants To Do Is Dance” - Don Henley

“Electric Avenue” - Eddy Grant

“Lies Lies Lies” - Thompson Twins

“The Fanatic” - Felony

“I’m Still Standing” - Elton John

“One Thing Leads To Another” - The Fixx

“Owner Of A Lonely Heart”, “Leave It” - Yes

“Party Weekend” - Joe King Carrasco

“Safety Dance” - Men Without Hats

“Separate Ways” - Journey

“She Blinded Me With Science” - Thomas Dolby

“(She's) Sexy & 17” - Stray Cats

“Slipping Away” - Dave Edmunds

“Stay With Me Tonight” - Jeffrey Osborne

“What You Need” - INXS

“Let’s Go Crazy”, “When Doves Cry” - Prince

I love fun, melodic songs and songs with a hard edge.

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