Greatest '80s Songs

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221 West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys

This song is hypnotic... It wasn't catchy at first but I swear I can never take off my earphones before the song ends...

The song's name was derived from a Home Improvement store in Houston (West End Lumber). - playstationfan66

Love those guys!

222 If You Want My Love - Cheap Trick

They always play this in concert and the girls swoon. - FearlessFreep

223 Smooth Operator - Sade
224 Sunday Bloody Sunday - U2

Come on. The biggest band of the 80s isn't even on here?
Sunday Bloody Sunday is one of the best songs ever, and one of their best concert performances for the last 26 years

225 Janie's Got a Gun - Aerosmith

285? I don't understand! Should be the #1 (Or in the top 5). The music and Steven Tyler voice are just incredible. The lyrics are amazing!

"Now that Janie's got a gun, she ain't never gonna be the same"

"She had to take him down easy and put a bullet in his brain. She said 'cause nobody believes me. The man was such a sleeze, he ain't never gonna be the same"

"Run away, run away from pain"

BEST 1980's SONG! - Pat5105

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226 Easy Lover - Philip Bailey and Phil Collins
227 You're My Heart, You're My Soul - Modern Talking

8 million sold on a debut single can't be wrong. - jrodz

228 Lover's Moon - Glenn Frey
229 Stay On These Roads - a-ha
230 The Ghost in You - The Psychedelic Furs
231 What You Need - INXS

Why is this first INXS track I've seen? Why no love for this amazing band?

232 Eyes Without a Face - Billy Idol

Love this song so much.

Great song!

233 Runaway - Bon Jovi V 2 Comments
234 Bringin On the Heartbreak - Def Leppard

Often covered by Mariah Carey. - playstationfan66

235 Rock of Ages - Def Leppard
236 Rebel Yell - Billy Idol V 1 Comment
237 Home Sweet Home - Motley Crue
238 Girls On Film - Duran Duran
239 Straight Outta Compton - N.W.A.
240 I Can't Go for that (No Can Do) - Hall and Oates

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