What song truly defines or reminds you of the 80's?

Can you name as many songs as you can that truly defines or reminds you of the 80's.

Person with the most/best answers wins!

Have fun! =)

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Def Leppard- Por some sugar on me

    ACDC- Shook me all night long

    Rock me Amedeus- Falco

    Can't fight this feeling- Reo Speedwagon

    Mony Mony- Billy Idol

    Electric Avenue- Eddie Grant

    Church of the poison mind- Culture Club

    It ain't enough- Corey hart

    The Warrior- Scandal

    Love is a battlefield- Pat Benatar

    I love rock & roll- Joan Jett & the blackhearts

    Sad Songs- Elton john

    Papa don't preach-Madonna

    Hold me now-Thompson Twins

    We don't have to take our clothes off- Jermaine Jackson

    The Reflex-Duran Duran

    Wild Boys- Duran Duran

    Dancing on the ceiling- Lionel Richie

    I want a new drug- Huey Lewis & the news

    Red Red Wine- ub40


    Word up-Cameo

    WIshing Well- Terance Trent D'arby

    Touch Me- Samantha Fox

    Girl you know it's true-Milli Vanilli

    Party all the time- Eddie Murphy

    Push it- Salt-N-Pepa

    Sweet Dreams- Eurythmics


    Gonna make you sweat-C&C music factory

    Angel- Aerosmith

    Patience- G'N'R

    i want your sex- George Michael

    Part-time lover- Stevie Wonder

    Locomotion-Kylie Minogue

    Venus- Bananarama

    Need you tonight- INXS

    Straight up- Paula Abdul

    The right stuff- New kids on the block

    Back to life-Soul II Soul

    Miss you much- Janet Jackson

    West end girls- Pet shop boys

    Diamond Sun- Glass Tiger

    Mad about you- Belinda Carlisle

    If you leave- O.M.D

    shout-tears for fears

    never gonna give you up-Rick astley

    Vision of love- Mariah Carey

    I think we're alone now- Tiffany

    Moonlight Desire- Gowan

    Let's go all the way- sly fox

    rhythm of the night- El Debarge

    Highway to the dangerzone- Kenny Loggins

    Footloose- Kenny Loggins

    Somebody's watching me- Rockwell

    Wake me up before yo go-go- Wham

    Sunglasses at night- Corey Hart

    Dance Desire- Haywire

    Let's go crazy-Prince

    We're not gonna take it- Twisted Sister

    Bust a move- Young M.C.

    Heat is on-Glenn Frey

    Pump up the volume- M.A.R.R.S

    Axle F- Harold Faltermeyer

    Only in my dreams- Debbie Gibson

    Final Countdown- Europe

    Rock you like a hurricane- scorpians

    California Girls- David Lee Roth

    Jump- Van Halen

    Ghostbuster-Ray Parker Jr.

    Invisible Touch- Genesis

    Africa- Toto

    owner of a lonely heart- yes

    Jump- Pointer sisters

    You spin me round-Dead or alive

    Don't you forget about me- Simple minds

    Down Under- Men at work

    Beds are burning-Midnight Oil

    Don't you want me baby-Human league

    Blue Monday- New Order

    Love Shack- B 52's

    Let the music Play- Shannon

    Pump up the jam-Technotronic

    Walk like an egyptian- bangles

    Our lips are sealed- Go-Go's

    Take on me- Ah-Ha

    I can't wait- Nu shooz

    let's dance- David Bowie

    Let's here it for the boy- Deniece Williams

    Conga- Miami Sound machine

    relax- Frankie goes to hollywood

    I'm too sexy- Right Said Fred

    Maniac-Michael Sembello

    Gloria- Laura Branigan

    She works hard for the money- Donna Summer

    Everybody have fun tonight- Wang Chung

    Hungry like the wolf- Duran Duran

    She drives me crazy- fine young cannibals

    funky Cold madina- Tone Loc

    Mickey-Toni Basil

    Too shy- Kajagoogoo

    Two of hearts- Stacy Q

    Our house- Madness

    Jungle love- the time

    i want candy- bow wow wow

    Living in America- james Brown

    Carribian Queen- Billy Ocean

    Theme from S-Express-S-Express

    Kokomo- Beach boys

    hot, hot, hot- Buster Poindexter

    montego bay- Amazulu

    Hands up- ottawan

    The tide is high- Blondie

    Past the dutchie- musical youth

    walking on sunshine- Katrina and the waves

    Spring love- stevie B

    Eye of the tiger- survivor

    Some guys have all the luck- Rod stewart

    Dreamin- Vanessa Williams

    Twice my age- shabba ranks

    rumors- timex social club

    She's like the wind- Patric Swayze

    Hungry Eyes- Eric Carmen

    All 4 love-color me badd

    Oh sherrie- Steve perry

    Roxette- She's got the look

    come go with me- expose

    Hold on- Wilson Phillips

    physical- Olivia newton-john

    Sledgehammer- peter gabriel

    try- Blue rodeo

    lol-true 80's buff

    • You definitely Win! I'm still a youngin' but I really like "I'll wait" by Van Halen. Nice work though!

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    1 decade ago

    Looks That Kill

    Radio Ga-ga

    Ashes to Ashes


    Run to the Hills

    Pour Some Sugar On Me


    Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

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  • 1 decade ago

    Purple Rain

    Like a Virgin

    Pour Some Sugar On Me

    Take On Me

    Jenny/ 867-5309


    Livin on a Prayer

    Whip It

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  • 1 decade ago

    Love of a lifetime Firehouse

    Duran Duran was big in the 80's I think

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Call Me - Blondie

    Celebration - Kool & The Gang

    Another One Bites the Dust - Queen

    You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

    Love Will Tear Us Apart - Joy Division

    Whip It - Devo

    Fame - Irene Cara

    Back In Black - AC/DC

    (Just Like) Starting Over - John Lennon

    I Love Rock N Roll - Joan Jett & The Blackhearts

    Don't You Want Me? - Human League

    Tainted Love - Soft Cell

    Super Freak Part I - Rick James

    Start Me Up - Rolling Stones

    Bette Davis Eyes - Kim Carnes

    Endless Love - Diana Ross & Lionel Richie

    Our Lips Are Sealed - Go-Gos Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield

    Physical - Olivia Newton-John

    Billie Jean - Michael Jackson

    The Message - Grandmaster Flash & The Furious 5

    Beat It - Michael Jackson

    Sexual Healing - Marvin Gaye

    Planet Rock - Afrika Bambaataa & The Soul Sonic Force

    Little Red Corvette - Prince

    Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) - Eurythmics

    1999 - Prince

    Rock the Casbah - Clash

    Come on Eileen - Dexys Midnight Runners

    Every Breath You Take - Police

    Jump - Van Halen

    Girls Just Want To Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper

    Flashdance...What a Feeling - Irene Cara

    Holiday - Madonna

    Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper

    All Night Long (All Night) - Lionel Richie

    Rockit - Herbie Hancock

    Blue Monday - New Order

    Let's Dance - David Bowie

    When Doves Cry - Prince

    Like a Virgin - Madonna

    What's Love Got To Do With It? - Tina Turner

    Born In the U.S.A. - Bruce Springsteen

    Purple Rain - Prince

    I Want to Know What Love Is - Foreigne

    Dancing In the Dark - Bruce Springsteen

    The Boys of Summer - Don Henley

    Careless Whisper - Wham! feat. George Michael

    10. Pride (In the Name of Love) - U2

    Money For Nothing - Dire Straits

    Addicted To Love - Robert Palmer

    We Are the World - U.S.A. for Africa

    Into the Groove - Madonna

    Word Up! - Cameo

    West End Girls '85 - Pet Shop Boys

    Walk Like An Egyptian - Bangles

    How Will I Know? - Whitney Houston

    The Power of Love - Huey Lewis & The News

    Saving All My Love For You - Whitney Houston

    Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C.

    Kiss - Prince

    (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) - Beastie Boys

    4. Papa Don't Preach - Madonna

    Nasty - Janet Jackson

    Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel

    Livin' On a Prayer - Bon Jovi

    Higher Love - Steve Winwood

    Take My Breath Away - Berlin

    Push It - Salt-N-Pepa

    Sweet Child O' Mine - Guns N' Roses

    With or Without You - U2

    I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2

    Sign O' the Times - Prince

    Faith - George Michael

    Pour Some Sugar On Me - Def Leppard

    Bring the Noise - Public Enemy

    (I've Had) The Time of My Life - Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes

    I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me) - Whitney Houston

    Fast Car - Tracy Chapman

    One - Metallica

    It Takes Two - Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock

    My Prerogative - Bobby Brown

    Straight Up - Paula Abdul

    Buffalo Stance - Neneh Cherry

    She Drives Me Crazy - Fine Young Cannibals

    Wind Beneath My Wings - Bette Midler

    Parents Just Don't Understand - DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

    Fight the Power - Public Enemy

    Like a Prayer - Madonna

    Rockin' In the Free World - Neil Young

    Free Fallin' - Tom Petty

    Love Shack - B-52s

    Fool's Gold - Stone Roses

    Me, Myself, and I - De La Soul

    Back To Life - Soul II Soul

    Pump Up the Jam - Technotronic feat.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Close To Me - The Cure

    I remember it as the odd looking glam with the keyboards and poppy feel.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Dead Man's Party - Oingo Boingo

    Thriller - MJ

    Take on Me - Aha

    Girls Just want to have fun - Cyndi Lauper (reminds me of Goonies)

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  • 1 decade ago

    Simply Red " Sunrise"

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  • 1 decade ago

    The album -Appetite for Destruction- Guns n' Roses

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