Most Overrated 80s Songs

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1Thriller - Michael Jackson

This song is really overrated. Michael Jackson has done better. - RiverClanRocks

Yeah this song is overrated but I still like it. - cosmo

2Like a Virgin - Madonna

Very overrated. I'm so sick and tired of seeing this everywhere for best songs of the 80's! I think Take on Me and The Winner Takes it All are way better and more meaningful. - MontyPython

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3Welcome to the Jungle - Guns N' RosesV1 Comment
4One - Metallica

God no! This song is underrated, if anything. It doesn't deserve to be on this list.

Excuse me? This was underrated as hell

Don't even THINK about putting this on the list. - Songsta41

5Hot for Teacher - Van HalenV1 Comment
6You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

Very Overrated AC/DC Is A Great Band But This Song Is Overplayed. - FettiMC

7Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
8Beat It - Michael Jackson

This is probably my favorite Michael Jackson, tied with smooth criminal. - nintendofan126

9When Doves Cry - Prince

No way! This song is underrated, if anything! But still, not my favourite Prince song. - PositronWildhawk

10Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics

The Contenders

11Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler
12Like a Prayer - Madonna
13I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
14Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
15Don't You Want Me - Human League
16Pour Some Sugar On Me - Def Leppard
17Come On Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners
18Master of Puppets - Metallica
19China Girl - David Bowie
20Runaway - Bon Jovi
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1. Beat It - Michael Jackson
2. Thriller - Michael Jackson
3. Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
1. One - Metallica
2. Thriller - Michael Jackson
3. Like a Virgin - Madonna
1. Like a Virgin - Madonna
2. Thriller - Michael Jackson
3. When Doves Cry - Prince

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