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Top Songs of the 1980s

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1.10/1988

 ①  Desire by U2

        

MP3

from Rattle and Hum   

CD

MP3

521

US 3
US dance 37
US rock ✫1
US alt. ✫1
UK ✫1
[Island 7-99250]
written by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen Jr.
2.05/1983

 ②  Every Breath You Take by The Police

        

MP3

from Synchronicity   

CD

MP3

489

US ✫1
US AC 5
US dance 26
US rock ✫1
UK ✫1
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1984]
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #84]
[A&M 2542]
written by Sting
3.06/1982

 ③  Eye of the Tiger by Survivor

        

MP3

from Eye of the Tiger   

CD

MP3

485

US ✫1
US AC 27
US dance 59
US rock ✫1
UK ✫1
[Scotti Brothers 02912]
written by Frankie Sullivan & Jim Peterik
4.10/1982

 ④  Down Under by Men at Work

        

MP3

from Business as Usual   

CD

MP3

461

US ✫1
US AC 13
US dance 33
US rock ✫1
UK ✫1
[R]
charted as Who Can It Be Now? / Down Under in US dance charts
[Columbia 03303]
written by Colin Hay & Ron Strykert
5.08/1981

 ⑤  Start Me Up by The Rolling Stones

        

MP3

from Tattoo You   

CD

MP3

447

US 2
US dance 14
US rock ✫1
UK 7
[Rolling Stones 21003]
written by Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
6.12/1981

I Love Rock 'n Roll by Joan Jett

        

MP3

from I Love Rock n' Roll   

CD

MP3

439

US ✫1
US dance 31
US rock ✫1
UK 4
as Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #484]
[Boardwalk 7-11-135]
written by Alan Merrill & Jake Hooker
7.11/1981

Centerfold by J. Geils Band

        

MP3

from Freeze Frame   

CD

MP3

430

US ✫1
US dance 12
US rock ✫1
UK 3
charted as Centerfold / Flamethrower in US dance charts
[EMI America 8102]
written by Seth Justman
8.12/1981

Don't You Want Me by The Human League

        

MP3

from Dare!   

CD

MP3

396

US ✫1
US dance 3
US rock 4
UK ✫1
written by Philip Oakey, Jo Callis & Philip Adrian Wright
9.09/1981

Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic by The Police

        

MP3

from Ghost in the Machine   

CD

MP3

396

US 3
US rock ✫1
UK ✫1
written by Sting
10.09/1989

Sowing the Seeds of Love by Tears for Fears

        

MP3

from The Seeds of Love   

CD

MP3

375

US 2
US AC 29
US rock 4
US alt. ✫1
UK 5
[Polygram 874710 (Fontana)]
written by Roland Orzabal & Curt Smith
11.10/1988

Angel of Harlem by U2

        

MP3

from Rattle and Hum   

CD

MP3

373

US 14
US AC 38
US rock ✫1
US alt. 3
UK 9

video

[tribute to Billie Holiday]
[Island 7-99254]
written by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen Jr.
12.12/1984

I Want to Know What Love Is by Foreigner

        

MP3

from Agent Provocateur   

CD

MP3

369

US ✫1
US AC 3
US R&B 85
US rock ✫1
UK ✫1
featuring New Jersey Mass Choir & Jennifer Holliday
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #476]
[Atlantic 89596]
written by Mick Jones [Foreigner] & Lou Gramm (uncredited)
13.01/1984

Jump by Van Halen

        

MP3

from 1984   

CD

MP3

366

US ✫1
US dance 17
US R&B 88
US rock ✫1
UK 7
[Warner 29384]
written by Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth, Eddie Van Halen & Michael Anthony
14.03/1987

With or without You by U2

        

MP3

from The Joshua Tree   

CD

MP3

365

US ✫1
US AC 23
US rock ✫1
UK 4
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #131]
[Island 7-99469]
written by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen Jr.
15.05/1982

Abracadabra by Steve Miller Band

        

MP3

from Abracadabra   

CD

MP3

365

US ✫1
US AC 28
US dance 14
US R&B 26
US rock 4
UK 2
[Capitol 5126]
written by Steve Miller
16.11/1980

(Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon

        

MP3

from Double Fantasy   

CD

MP3

361

US ✫1
US AC 17
UK ✫1
[Geffen 49604]
written by John Lennon
17.05/1989

So Alive by Love and Rockets

        

MP3

from Love and Rockets   

CD

MP3

361

US 3
US dance 20
US rock 9
US alt. ✫1
UK 9
charted as So Alive / Bike Dance in US dance charts
[RCA 8956]
written by Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins & David J
18.05/1982

Hungry Like the Wolf by Duran Duran

        

MP3

from Rio   

CD

MP3

361

US 3
US dance 36
US rock ✫1
UK 5
[Capitol 5134 (Harvest)]
written by Nick Rhodes, Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Roger Taylor [Roger Meddows-Taylor] & Andy Taylor
19.11/1980

Keep On Loving You by REO Speedwagon

        

MP3

from Hi Infidelity   

CD

MP3

358

US ✫1
US rock 9
UK 7
[Epic 50953]
written by Kevin Cronin
20.07/1982

Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners

        

MP3

from Too-Rye-Ay   

CD

MP3

358

US ✫1
US AC 31
US rock 6
UK ✫1
as Dexy's Midnight Runners and the Emerald Express
[BRIT Awards Best British Single 1983]
written by Kevin Rowland, "Big" Jim Paterson & Billy Adams
21.02/1984

Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) by Phil Collins

        

MP3

from Against All Odds: Music from the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   

CD

MP3

352

US ✫1
US AC 2
US rock ✫1
UK 2
[Atlantic 89700 A]
written by Phil Collins
22.10/1986

Livin' on a Prayer by Bon Jovi

        

MP3

from Slippery When Wet   

CD

MP3

352

US ✫1
US rock ✫1
UK 4
[Polygram 888184 (Mercury)]
written by Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora & Desmond Child
23.11/1988

Orange Crush by R.E.M.

        

MP3

from Green   

CD

MP3

352

US rock ✫1
US alt. ✫1
UK 28
written by Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills & Michael Stipe
24.06/1985

Money for Nothing by Dire Straits

        

MP3

from Brothers in Arms   

CD

MP3

347

US ✫1
US rock ✫1
UK 4
[MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year 1986]
[Warner 28950]
written by Mark Knopfler & Sting
25.04/1986

Sledgehammer by Peter Gabriel

        

MP3

from So   

CD

MP3

346

US ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B 61
US rock ✫1
UK 4
[MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year 1987]
[Geffen 28718]
written by Peter Gabriel
26.03/1985

Everybody Wants to Rule the World by Tears for Fears

        

MP3

from Songs from the Big Chair   

CD

MP3

345

US ✫1
US AC 2
US dance ✫1
US rock 2
UK 2
[BRIT Awards Best British Single 1986]
[Polygram 880659 (Mercury)]
written by Roland Orzabal, Ian Stanley & Chris Hughes
27.05/1984

Dancing in the Dark by Bruce Springsteen

        

MP3

from Born in the U.S.A.   

CD

MP3

344

US 2
US dance 7
US rock ✫1
UK 4
[Columbia 04463]
written by Bruce Springsteen
28.09/1980

Don't Stand So Close to Me by The Police

        

MP3

from Zenyatta Mondatta   

CD

MP3

343

US 10
US rock 11
UK ✫1
written by Sting
29.12/1989

Black Velvet by Alannah Myles

        

MP3

from Alannah Myles   

CD

MP3

341

US ✫1
US AC 7
US rock ✫1
UK 2
[Atlantic 88742]
written by Christopher Ward & David Tyson
30.11/1983

Owner of a Lonely Heart by Yes

        

MP3

from 90125   

CD

MP3

333

US ✫1
US dance 3
US R&B 69
US rock ✫1
UK 28
[Atco 99817]
written by Trevor Rabin, Jon Anderson, Chris Squire & Trevor Horn
31.10/1981

Waiting for a Girl Like You by Foreigner

        

MP3

from 4   

CD

MP3

330

US 2
US AC 5
US rock ✫1
UK 8
[Atlantic 3868]
written by Mick Jones [Foreigner] & Lou Gramm
32.06/1986

Higher Love by Steve Winwood

        

MP3

from Back in the High Life   

CD

MP3

329

US ✫1
US AC 7
US rock ✫1
UK 13
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1987]
[Warner 28710 (Island)]
written by Steve Winwood & Will Jennings
33.02/1985

Don't You (Forget About Me) by Simple Minds

        

MP3

from The Breakfast Club: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   

CD

MP3

329

US ✫1
US AC 36
US dance 9
US rock ✫1
UK 7
[A&M 2703]
written by Keith Forsey & Steve Schiff
34.09/1989

Love Shack by The B-52's

        

MP3

from Cosmic Thing   

CD

MP3

328

US 3
US dance 7
US alt. ✫1
UK 2
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #243]
[Warner 22817 (Reprise)]
written by Kate Pierson, Fred Schneider, Keith Strickland & Cindy Wilson
35.03/1983

Let's Dance by David Bowie

        

MP3

from Let's Dance   

CD

MP3

327

US ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B 14
US rock 8
UK ✫1
featuring Stevie Ray Vaughan on guitar
co-produced by Nile Rodgers
[EMI America 8158]
written by David Bowie
36.02/1986

Addicted to Love by Robert Palmer

        

MP3

from Riptide   

CD

MP3

327

US ✫1
US dance 36
US rock ✫1
UK 5
produced by Bernard Edwards
[Island 7-99570]
written by Robert Palmer
37.06/1988

Roll with It by Steve Winwood

        

MP3

from Roll with It   

CD

MP3

326

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US dance 21
US R&B 30
US rock ✫1
UK 53
[Virgin 99326]
written by Steve Winwood, Will Jennings, Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr.
38.03/1981

Bette Davis Eyes by Kim Carnes

        

MP3

from Mistaken Identity   

CD

MP3

325

US ✫1
US AC 15
US dance 26
US rock 5
UK 10
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1982]
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1982]
[EMI America 8077]
written by Donna Weiss & Jackie DeShannon
39.07/1983

King of Pain by The Police

        

MP3

from Synchronicity   

CD

MP3

324

US 3
US AC 33
US rock ✫1
UK 17
[A&M 2569]
written by Sting
40.04/1980

Coming Up by Paul McCartney

        

MP3

from McCartney II   

CD

MP3

322

US ✫1
US AC 48
US dance 64
UK 2
[live]
[Columbia 11263+]
written by Paul McCartney
41.04/1982

Ebony and Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder

        

MP3

from Tug of War   

CD

MP3

320

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B 8
US rock 34
UK ✫1
[Columbia 02860]
written by Paul McCartney
42.10/1987

Got My Mind Set on You by George Harrison

        

MP3

from Cloud Nine   

CD

MP3

320

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 4
UK 2
originally recorded by James Ray in 1962; produced by George Harrison & Jeff Lynne
[Dark Horse 28178]
written by Rudy Clark
43.11/1984

Easy Lover by Philip Bailey

        

MP3

from Chinese Wall   

CD

MP3

317

US 2
US AC 15
US dance 7
US R&B 3
US rock 5
UK ✫1
with Phil Collins
[Columbia 04679]
written by Philip Bailey, Phil Collins & Nathan East
44.05/1986

Invisible Touch by Genesis

        

MP3

from Invisible Touch   

CD

MP3

316

US ✫1
US AC 3
US rock ✫1
UK 15
[Atlantic 89407]
written by Tony Banks, Phil Collins & Mike Rutherford
45.07/1981

Urgent by Foreigner

        

MP3

from 4   

CD

MP3

316

US 4
US dance 32
US rock ✫1
UK 54
featuring Jr. Walker
[Atlantic 3831]
written by Mick Jones [Foreigner]
46.05/1980

Crying by Don McLean

        

MP3

from Chain Lightning   

CD

MP3

314

US 5
US AC 2
US country 6
UK ✫1
[Millennium 11799]
written by Roy Orbison & Joe Melson
47.05/1987

Alone by Heart

        

MP3

from Bad Animals   

CD

MP3

313

US ✫1
US AC 2
US rock 3
UK 3
[Capitol 44002]
written by Tom Kelly & Billy Steinberg
48.06/1984

Missing You by John Waite

        

MP3

from No Brakes   

CD

MP3

313

US ✫1
US AC 7
US dance 27
US rock ✫1
UK 9
[EMI America 8212]
written by John Waite, Mark Leonard & Chas Sandford
49.04/1982

Heat of the Moment by Asia

        

MP3

from Asia   

CD

MP3

311

US 4
US rock ✫1
UK 46
[Geffen 50040]
written by Geoff Downes & John Wetton
50.07/1980

Morning Train (Nine to Five) by Sheena Easton

        

MP3

from Take My Time   

CD

MP3

310

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
UK 3
written by Florrie Palmer
51.10/1981

Harden My Heart by Quarterflash

        

MP3

from Quarterflash   

CD

MP3

307

US 3
US AC 41
US rock ✫1
UK 49
[Geffen 49824]
written by Marv Ross
52.03/1987

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

        

MP3

from The Joshua Tree   

CD

MP3

307

US ✫1
US AC 16
US rock 2
UK 6
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #93]
[Island 7-99430]
written by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton & Larry Mullen Jr.
53.06/1987

La Bamba by Los Lobos

        

MP3

from La Bamba: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   

CD

MP3

307

US ✫1
US AC 4
US country 57
US rock 11
UK ✫1
[Slash 28336]
written by traditional
54.10/1983

Say, Say, Say by Michael Jackson & Paul McCartney

        

MP3

from Pipes of Peace   

CD

MP3

305

US ✫1
US AC 3
US dance 2
US R&B 2
US rock 24
UK 2
as Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
[Epic 04169]
written by Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson
55.03/1983

Is There Something I Should Know? by Duran Duran

        

MP3

from Duran Duran [US reissue]   

CD

MP3

304

US 4
US dance 34
US rock 3
UK ✫1
written by Nick Rhodes, Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Roger Taylor [Roger Meddows-Taylor] & Andy Taylor
56.12/1985

Kyrie by Mr. Mister

        

MP3

from Welcome to the Real World   

CD

MP3

303

US ✫1
US AC 11
US rock ✫1
UK 11
[RCA 14258]
written by Richard Page, Steve George & John Lang
57.03/1989

Good Thing by Fine Young Cannibals

        

MP3

from The Raw & the Cooked   

CD

MP3

299

US ✫1
US AC 12
US dance 20
US rock 39
US alt. 2
UK 7
[MCA 53639]
written by Roland Gift, David Steele & Andy Cox
58.04/1982

Hurts So Good by John Mellencamp

        

MP3

from American Fool   

CD

MP3

298

US 2
US rock ✫1
as John Cougar
written by John Mellencamp & George M. Green
59.01/1987

Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now by Starship

        

MP3

from No Protection   

CD

MP3

297

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 16
UK ✫1
[Grunt 5109-7]
written by Diane Warren & Albert Hammond
60.11/1981

867-5309 / Jenny by Tommy Tutone

        

MP3

from Tommy Tutone-2   

CD

MP3

296

US 4
US rock ✫1

video

written by Alex Call & Jim Keller
61.08/1985

Broken Wings by Mr. Mister

        

MP3

from Welcome to the Real World   

CD

MP3

296

US ✫1
US AC 3
US rock 4
UK 4
[RCA 14136]
written by Richard Page, Steve George & John Lang
62.01/1984

Footloose by Kenny Loggins

        

MP3

from Footloose: Original Soundtrack of the Paramount Motion Picture   

CD

MP3

296

US ✫1
US rock 2
UK 6
[Columbia 04310]
written by Kenny Loggins & Dean Pitchford
63.03/1986

Why Can't This Be Love by Van Halen

        

MP3

from 5150   

CD

MP3

296

US 3
US rock ✫1
UK 8

video

[Warner 28740]
written by Michael Anthony, Sammy Hagar, Eddie Van Halen & Alex Van Halen
64.09/1982

Dirty Laundry by Don Henley

        

MP3

from I Can't Stand Still   

CD

MP3

295

US 3
US dance 47
US rock ✫1
UK 59

video

[Elektra 69894 (Asylum)]
written by Don Henley & Danny Kootch (as Danny Kortchmar)
65.08/1986

Stuck with You by Huey Lewis & the News

        

MP3

from Fore!   

CD

MP3

293

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 2
UK 12
[Chrysalis 43019]
written by Chris Hayes & Huey Lewis
66.06/1985

St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion) by John Parr

        

MP3

from St. Elmo's Fire: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   

CD

MP3

291

US ✫1
US AC 4
US rock 2
UK 6
produced by David Foster
[Atlantic 7-89541]
written by David Foster & John Parr
67.07/1980

More Than I Can Say by Leo Sayer

        

MP3

from Living in a Fantasy   

CD

MP3

291

US 2
US AC ✫1
UK 2
[Warner 49565]
written by Sonny Curtis & Jerry Allison
68.10/1983

Union of the Snake by Duran Duran

        

MP3

from Seven and the Ragged Tiger   

CD

MP3

290

US 3
US dance 33
US rock 2
UK 3
[Capitol 5290]
written by Nick Rhodes, Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Roger Taylor [Roger Meddows-Taylor] & Andy Taylor
69.05/1987

Shakedown by Bob Seger

        

MP3

from Beverly Hills Cop II: The Motion Picture Soundtrack Album   

CD

MP3

290

US ✫1
US rock ✫1
UK 88
[MCA 53094]
written by Harold Faltermeyer, Keith Forsey & Bob Seger
70.08/1981

Tainted Love / Where Did Our Love Go? (medley) by Soft Cell

        

MP3

from Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret   

CD

MP3

290

US 8
US dance 4
US rock 12
UK ✫1

written by Ed Cobb, Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier & Eddie Holland Jr. (as Eddie Holland)
71.02/1983

Total Eclipse of the Heart by Bonnie Tyler

        

MP3

from Faster Than the Speed of Night   

CD

MP3

290

US ✫1
US AC 7
US rock 23
UK ✫1
produced by Jim Steinman
[Columbia 03906]
written by Jim Steinman
72.09/1985

We Built This City by Starship

        

MP3

from Knee Deep in the Hoopla   

CD

MP3

289

US ✫1
US AC 37
US dance 37
US rock ✫1
UK 12
[Grunt 14170]
written by Bernie Taupin, Martin Page, Dennis Lambert & Peter Wolf
73.02/1985

One More Night by Phil Collins

        

MP3

from No Jacket Required   

CD

MP3

289

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B 80
US rock 4
UK 4
[Atlantic 89588]
written by Phil Collins
74.09/1982

Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? by Culture Club

        

MP3

from Kissing to Be Clever   

CD

MP3

288

US 2
US AC 8
US dance 34
US R&B 39
US rock 21
UK ✫1
charted as I'm Afraid of Me / Do You Really Want to Hurt Me? in US dance charts
[Virgin/Epic 03368]
written by Boy George, Mikey Craig (as Michael Craig), Roy Hay & Jon Moss
75.06/1986

Throwing It All Away by Genesis

        

MP3

from Invisible Touch   

CD

MP3

288

US 4
US AC ✫1
US rock ✫1
UK 22
[Atlantic 89372]
written by Tony Banks, Phil Collins & Mike Rutherford
76.02/1989

I'll Be You by The Replacements

        

MP3

from Don't Tell a Soul   

CD

MP3

287

US 51
US rock ✫1
US alt. ✫1
[Warner 22992 (Sire)]
written by Paul Westerberg
77.03/1985

We Are the World by USA for Africa

        

MP3

from We Are the World: U.S.A. for Africa   

CD

MP3

286

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US country 76
US R&B ✫1
US rock 27
UK ✫1
[Grammy Award for Song of the Year 1986]
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1986]
benefit recording by all-star group
[Columbia 04839]
written by Michael Jackson & Lionel Richie
78.08/1986

(I Just) Died in Your Arms by Cutting Crew

        

MP3

from Broadcast   

CD

MP3

285

US ✫1
US AC 24
US dance 37
US rock 4
UK 4
[Virgin 99481]
written by Nick Van Eede
79.11/1989

Another Day in Paradise by Phil Collins

        

MP3

from … But Seriously   

CD

MP3

285

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 7
UK 2
[BRIT Awards Best British Single 1990]
[Grammy Award for Record of the Year 1991]
[Atlantic 88774]
written by Phil Collins
80.11/1984

The Boys of Summer by Don Henley

        

MP3

from Building the Perfect Beast   

CD

MP3

285

US 5
US AC 33
US rock ✫1
UK 12

video

[MTV Video Music Award for Video of the Year 1985]
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #416]
[Warner 29141]
written by Don Henley & Mike Campbell
81.12/1984

Shout by Tears for Fears

        

MP3

from Songs from the Big Chair   

CD

MP3

284

US ✫1
US dance ✫1
US R&B 56
US rock 6
UK 4
written by Roland Orzabal & Ian Stanley
82.09/1986

Amanda by Boston

        

MP3

from Third Stage   

CD

MP3

283

US ✫1
US AC 13
US rock ✫1
UK 84

video

[MCA 52756]
written by Tom Scholz
83.06/1982

Jack and Diane by John Mellencamp

        

MP3

from American Fool   

CD

MP3

283

US ✫1
US rock 3
UK 25
as John Cougar
written by John Mellencamp
84.05/1987

Here I Go Again by Whitesnake

        

MP3

from Whitesnake   

CD

MP3

281

US ✫1
US rock 4
UK 9
[R]
[Geffen 28339]
written by David Coverdale & Bernie Marsden
85.12/1983

Time After Time by Cyndi Lauper

        

MP3

from She's So Unusual   

CD

MP3

281

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US R&B 78
US rock 10
UK 3
[Portrait 04432]
written by Rob Hyman & Cyndi Lauper
86.09/1988

What I Am by Edie Brickell

        

MP3

from Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars   

CD

MP3

281

US 7
US AC 30
US rock 9
US alt. 4
UK 31
as Edie Brickell & New Bohemians
written by Edie Brickell & Kenny Withrow
87.08/1985

Dancing in the Street by David Bowie and Mick Jagger

        

MP3

281

US 7
US dance 4
US rock 3
UK ✫1
written by Marvin Gaye, William "Mickey" Stevenson & Ivy Jo Hunter
88.07/1981

Hold On Tight by Electric Light Orchestra

        

MP3

from Time   

CD

MP3

280

US 10
US rock 2
UK 4
[Columbia 02408 (Jet)]
written by Jeff Lynne
89.06/1985

The Power of Love by Huey Lewis & the News

        

MP3

from Back to the Future   

CD

MP3

280

US ✫1
US AC 6
US dance 22
US R&B 81
US rock ✫1
[Chrysalis 42876]
written by Huey Lewis, Chris Hayes & Johnny Colla
90.02/1983

Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) by Eurythmics

        

MP3

from Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)   

CD

MP3

278

US ✫1
US AC 36
US dance 2
US rock 16
UK 2
[Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs #356]
[RCA 13533]
written by Annie Lennox & Dave Stewart [David Allan Stewart]
91.10/1982

Maneater by Hall & Oates

        

MP3

from H2O   

CD

MP3

277

US ✫1
US AC 14
US dance 18
US R&B 78
US rock 18
UK 6
[RCA 13354]
written by Sara Allen, Daryl Hall & John Oates
92.07/1986

The Way It Is by Bruce Hornsby

        

MP3

from The Way It Is   

CD

MP3

275

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 3
UK 15
as Bruce Hornsby and The Range
[RCA Victor 5023]
written by Bruce Hornsby
93.01/1989

The Living Years by Mike + the Mechanics

        

MP3

from The Living Years   

CD

MP3

275

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 5
UK 2
[Atlantic 7-88964]
written by Mike Rutherford & B. A. Robertson
94.11/1989

Downtown Train by Rod Stewart

        

MP3

from Storyteller: The Complete Anthology 1964-1990   

CD

MP3

274

US 3
US AC ✫1
US rock ✫1
UK 10

video

written by Tom Waits
95.10/1987

Need You Tonight by INXS

        

MP3

from Kick   

CD

MP3

274

US ✫1
US dance 7
US R&B 73
US rock 12
UK 2
charted as Need You Tonight / Mediate in US dance charts
[Atlantic 89188]
written by Andrew Farriss & Michael Hutchence
96.09/1989

Mixed Emotions by The Rolling Stones

        

MP3

from Steel Wheels   

CD

MP3

273

US 5
US rock ✫1
US alt. 22
UK 36
[Columbia 69008 (Rolling Stone)]
written by Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
97.11/1984

Run to You by Bryan Adams

        

MP3

from Reckless   

CD

MP3

273

US 6
US rock ✫1
UK 11
[A&M 2686]
written by Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance
98.08/1981

Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross

        

MP3

from Arthur: The Album   

CD

MP3

273

US ✫1
US AC ✫1
US rock 13
UK 7
[Academy Award for Best Original Song 1981]
[Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song 1981]
[Warner 49787]
written by Christopher Cross, Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager & Peter Allen
99.06/1980

Xanadu by Olivia Newton-John & Electric Light Orchestra

        

MP3

from Xanadu: From the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack   

CD

MP3

272

US 8
US AC 2
UK ✫1
[MCA 41285]
written by Jeff Lynne
100.07/1989

Lovesong by The Cure

        

MP3

from Disintegration   

CD

MP3

272

US 2
US dance 8
US rock 30
US alt. 2
UK 18
written by Simon Gallup, Roger O'Donnell, Robert Smith, Porl Thompson (as Paul S. Thompson), Lol Tolhurst (as Laurence Tolhurst) & Boris Williams

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