Greatest '80s Rock Songs

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41 Open Arms - Journey Open Arms - Journey
42 Juke Box Hero - Foreigner

One of the most epic and underrated rock songs of all time. Great inspiring song that needs more attention.

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43 You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

One of the best ac dc songs for me

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44 Centerfold - The J. Geils Band Centerfold - The J. Geils Band

This song reminds me of the smurfs theme I mean come on I couldn't possibly be the only one who thinks that am I

45 Money for Nothing - Dire Straits Money for Nothing - Dire Straits

Epic intro, epic song and makes you want to put your pedal to the metal.

46 I Ran (So Far Away) - a Flock of Seagulls I Ran (So Far Away) - a Flock of Seagulls
47 I Wanna Rock - Twisted Sister I Wanna Rock - Twisted Sister

What's that suppose to mean this song should be number one that's how good this song is twisted sister has made a lot of great songs I love this song I even have it on my phone

Second to none but not on this list

When I hear this, all I can ever think about is the goofy goober song from SpongeBob. lol - MountainDewKid101

48 Wild Side - Motley Crue Wild Side - Motley Crue

48 really people Motley Crue was the rock of the 80s

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49 Watch the Children Pray - Metal Church Watch the Children Pray - Metal Church
50 Don't Know What You Got ('Til It's Gone) - Cinderella Don't Know What You Got ('Til It's Gone) - Cinderella V 1 Comment
51 Patience - Guns N' Roses Patience - Guns N' Roses
52 Still Loving You - Scorpions Still Loving You - Scorpions

ya considering there's people making out on the picture above . But ya this song let me tell you it's amazing I love how it starts slow and soft and gets louder and and amazing towards the end I have this song on my phone and I Listen to it all the time scorpions is such a great band I mean I'm only 14 years old and look at me listening to rock songs that's how good this song is and how good all the other rock songs are. I mean my phone is like literally filled with nothing but 60's 70's 80's and 90's rock songs

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53 Fire Woman - The Cult Fire Woman - The Cult

Simply a perfect riff with great vocals.

54 With or Without You - U2 With or Without You - U2
55 ...And Justice for All - Metallica ...And Justice for All - Metallica

nothing rocked the 80's harder than Metallica -

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56 Can't Let You Go - Rainbow Can't Let You Go - Rainbow
57 Heaven - Warrant Heaven - Warrant
58 Start Me Up - The Rolling Stones Start Me Up - The Rolling Stones

Certainly not a hard rock song, but it is definitely different from its neighbors in the 80's rock category to stand out as one of the greats.

59 Runaway - Bon Jovi Runaway - Bon Jovi

The keyboard in the beginning always gets me

60 Wind of Change - Scorpions Wind of Change - Scorpions
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