Top 10 Songs that Don't Belong in the List Called "Worst 80s Songs"


The Top Ten

1 Fade to Black - Metallica Fade to Black - Metallica

@christan, I have a question relating to the title of this list considering what songs are allowed on it. Since it just says songs that don't belong on the Worst 80s Songs list, doesn't that mean that any song we don't think should go on that list (either because it's a good song and doesn't deserve to be there or for any other reason like when it came out, etc) could be added here even if it's not on the Worst 80s Songs list but just doesn't belong on it? Or is this list only meant for songs that are actually on the Worst 80s Songs list and don't deserve it? Just wanted to clarify. Also Christan, if you reply to this, please make it in a separate comment because most of the time I can't see comment replies. - Element119

It was number 1 and I bet Metal Haters had something to do with that but this song doesn't even belong on that list why/ because its one of Metallica's best songs - christangrant

One of the most messed up lists I've ever seen on this site. - Metal_Treasure

@Element I added other songs to this list for a reason "Trolls" - christangrant

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2 Master of Puppets - Metallica Master of Puppets - Metallica
3 One - Metallica One - Metallica
4 Symphony of Destruction - Megadeth

It's not even from the 80's its from the 90's which proves the idiotic person who added it knows nothing about music - christangrant

5 Sweet Child O'Mine - Guns N' Roses

Not much of a fan of this song, but that doesn't mean it's an awful song. I just personally don't care much about it. Anyway, it doesn't deserve such a high spot on the Worst 80s Songs list. - Element119

6 Pour Some Sugar On Me - Def Leppard

Great song and one of the best from Def Leppard. I really don't get how such good songs stayed so high on that list since it did get decent attention. - Element119

7 Eye of the Tiger - Survivor
8 Thriller - Michael Jackson
9 Bad - Michael Jackson
10 Turbo Lover - Judas Priest

The Contenders

11 Heaven and Hell - Black Sabbath
12 Holy Diver - Dio

Greatest metal song ever. - 445956

13 Never Say Goodbye - Bon Jovi
14 Money for Nothing - Dire Straits
15 Straight Outta Compton - N.W.A.
16 Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
17 You Give Love a Bad Name - Bon Jovi

Pretty good Bon Jovi song. - Element119

18 Alone - Heart
19 Liberian Girl - Michael Jackson
20 Purple Rain - Prince
21 When Doves Cry - Prince
22 What About Love? - Heart
23 Never - Heart
24 Nothin' at All - Heart
25 All I Wanna Do is Make Love to You - Heart
26 Heartbeat - Don Johnson

Ok I understand why people hate this song but I think its alright - christangrant

27 Back in Black - AC/DC
28 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
29 Paradise City - Guns N' Roses
30 Welcome to the Jungle - Guns N' Roses
31 Seek & Destroy - Metallica
32 Jump - Van Halen

@jack2244, it's an overrated song, true, but it's really not that bad or anything. Obviously there are many better Van Halen songs that deserved the attention Jump got but weren't given nearly as much attention by people, and there are much better songs in general than Jump. So I would say it's overrated but still a decent song. But even if you don't like the song, I would say it's at least better quality than many other 80s songs (sort of like my comment on Sweet Child O' Mine, while I may not like the song much, that doesn't mean it's a bad song). - Element119

33 Panama - Van Halen
34 Hot for Teacher - Van Halen
35 You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC
36 Hells Bells - AC/DC
37 For Those About to Rock (We Salute You) - AC/DC
38 Beat It - Michael Jackson
39 Livin' on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
40 Shoot to Thrill - AC/DC
41 Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution - AC/DC
42 Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
43 Crazy Train - Ozzy Osbourne
44 The Final Countdown - Europe
45 What Do You Do for Money Honey - AC/DC
46 Neon Knights - Black Sabbath
47 Rainbow in the Dark - Dio
48 Peace Sells - Megadeth
49 In My Darkest Hour - Megadeth
50 Talk Dirty to Me - Poison

It's really not that bad. Good for Poison, and not a bad song at all. It's not really that impressive either but definitely not one of the worst 80's songs, there's a whole lot worse than this. - Element119

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