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100 Greatest '80s Songs

The absolute best songs across all genres that defined the '80s.

100 songs (7 hours and 17 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Like A Virgin
Madonna - Like a Virgin (Reissue)
3:38
2
Wake Me up Before You Go-Go
Wham! - Make It Big
3:51
3
Livin' On A Prayer
Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet
4:09
4
Summer Of '69
Bryan Adams - Anthology
3:35
5
You're the Voice
John Farnham - Whispering Jack
5:00
6
Electric Blue
Icehouse - Man Of Colours
4:22
7
Hungry Like the Wolf (2009 Remaster)
Duran Duran - Rio (Collector's Edition)
3:40
8
I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)
Whitney Houston - Whitney
4:52
9
Time After Time
Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
4:05
10
Need You Tonight
INXS - Kick (Remastered)
3:01
11
Dancing In the Dark
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The U.S.A.
4:05
12
I Got You
Split Enz - True Colours
3:29
13
You Make My Dreams
Hall and Oates - Voices
3:10
14
Little Red Corvette [Explicit]
Prince - 1999 [Explicit]
4:56
15
Beds Are Burning (Remastered)
Midnight Oil - Diesel And Dust
4:15
16
You Shook Me All Night Long
AC/DC - Back In Black
3:30
17
If I Could Turn Back Time
Cher - Heart Of Stone
3:59
18
Don't Stop Believin'
Journey - Escape
4:11
19
Sweet Child O' Mine
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction [Explicit]
5:56
20
Africa
Toto - Toto IV
4:55
21
Forever Now (2011 Remastered)
Cold Chisel - Circus Animals
4:28
22
Faith (Remastered)
George Michael - Faith
3:13
23
Let's Dance (2018 Remaster)
David Bowie - Loving the Alien (1983 - 1988)
7:37
24
Pour Some Sugar on Me
Def Leppard - Viva! Hysteria (Original Soundtrack)
4:32
25
Boys In Town
Divinyls - Desperate
2:51
26
Heaven Is a Place on Earth
Belinda Carlisle - Heaven on Earth
4:07
27
Walk This Way
Run DMC feat. Aerosmith - Raising Hell
5:09
28
Jump (2015 Remaster)
Van Halen - 1984
4:01
29
In the Air Tonight (2015 Remaster)
Phil Collins - Face Value (2016 Remaster)
5:36
30
The Power Of Love
Huey Lewis And The News - Greatest Hits: Huey Lewis And The News
3:54
31
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Remastered)
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
3:36
32
I Should Be so Lucky
Kylie Minogue - Kylie
3:24
33
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair
4:11
34
Sledgehammer (Remastered)
Peter Gabriel - So (Special Edition)
5:13
35
Footloose (From "Footloose" Soundtrack)
Kenny Loggins - Footloose (15th Anniversary Collectors' Edition)
3:46
36
Run to Paradise
The Choirboys - Big Bad Noise
4:11
37
Uptown Girl
Billy Joel, Russell Javors, Mark Rivera, Doug Stegmeyer & Liberty DeVitto - An Innocent Man
3:18
38
Islands in the Stream
Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers - Pure & Simple
4:10
39
Addicted To Love
Robert Palmer - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best Of Robert Palmer
6:03
40
Gloria
Laura Branigan - Branigan
4:55
41
Call Me (Theme From American Gigolo) (Remastered 2001)
Blondie - Autoamerican
8:06
42
Love Is A Battlefield
Pat Benatar - Live From Earth (Live)
5:25
43
Live It Up (Remastered)
Mental As Anything - Surf & Mull & Sex & Fun: The Classic Recordings Of Mental As Anything
3:48
44
I Want To Know What Love Is
Foreigner - Agent Provocateur
5:00
45
Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now) [2016 Remaster]
Phil Collins - The Singles (Expanded)
3:26
46
Every Breath You Take (Remastered 2003)
The Police - Synchronicity (Remastered)
4:13
47
Like a Prayer
Madonna - Like a Prayer
5:40
48
I Just Called To Say I Love You
Stevie Wonder - The Definitive Collection
4:21
49
What's Love Got to Do with It (2015 Remaster)
Tina Turner - Private Dancer (30th Anniversary Issue)
3:50
50
Welcome To The Jungle
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction [Explicit]
4:33
51
Easy Lover
Philip Bailey & Phil Collins - Chinese Wall (Expanded Edition)
5:05
52
Walk Like an Egyptian
The Bangles - Totally Spies (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
3:21
53
With Or Without You (Remastered)
U2 - The Joshua Tree (Remastered)
4:55
54
How Will I Know
Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston
4:29
55
Danger Zone (From "Top Gun" Original Soundtrack)
Kenny Loggins - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
3:36
56
Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler - Faster Than The Speed Of Night
6:58
57
Thriller
Michael Jackson - Thriller
5:57
58
Under Pressure (Remastered) [feat. David Bowie]
Queen feat. David Bowie - The Platinum Collection (2011 Remaster)
3:56
59
All Out of Love
Air Supply - Deadpool 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Deluxe - Super Duper Cut] [Explicit]
4:03
60
Cruel Summer
Bananarama - The Greatest Hits Collection (Collector Edition)
3:35
61
Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper, Anton Fig, Krystal Davis, Jules Shear, Eric Brazilian, Ellie Greenwich, Rob Hyman, Rick Chertoff, Neil Jason, William Wittman, Richard Termini, Peter Wood, Dianne Wilson, Rick DiFonzo & Maeretha Stewart, Vocalist - She's So Unusual
3:58
62
If I Could
1927 - …ish
3:40
63
Nasty
Janet Jackson - Control
4:03
64
It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine) (Remastered)
R.E.M. - Document - 25th Anniversary Edition
4:07
65
Whip It (2009 Remaster)
Devo - Freedom Of Choice (Deluxe Remastered Edition)
2:39
66
Fight For Your Right
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
3:28
67
White Wedding (Pt. 1 / Remastered 2002)
Billy Idol - The Very Best Of Billy Idol: Idolize Yourself
4:13
68
Push It
Salt-n-Pepa - Hot, Cool & Vicious
4:32
69
Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Culture Club - Kissing To Be Clever
4:22
70
Celebration
Kool and The Gang - Celebrate!
4:58
71
Teardrops
Womack And Womack - Conscience
5:03
72
Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye - Midnight Love
3:58
73
West End Girls (2001 - Remaster)
Pet Shop Boys - Ultimate
4:05
74
Flashdance...What A Feeling
Irene Cara - Flashdance..What A Feeling - Single
4:06
75
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On the Run)
Billy Ocean - Suddenly (Expanded Edition)
7:55
76
Take on Me
A-Ha - Hunting High and Low (Deluxe Edition)
3:48
77
You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Dead Or Alive - That's The Way I Like It: The Best Of Dead Or Alive
3:15
78
Our Lips Are Sealed (2011 Remaster)
The Go-Go's - Beauty And The Beat (30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)
2:48
79
Tainted Love
Soft Cell - The Very Best of Soft Cell
2:42
80
Take My Breath Away (Love Theme from "Top Gun")
Berlin - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
4:15
81
Endless Love
Lionel Richie & Diana Ross - Love And Life: The Very Best Of Diana Ross
4:28
82
True (2003 Remaster)
Spandau Ballet - True (Special Edition)
6:33
83
Ain't Nobody
Chaka Khan - Epiphany: The Best Of Chaka Khan, Vol. 1
4:40
84
Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley - Whenever You Need Somebody
3:33
85
Smooth Operator
Sade - Diamond Life
4:58
86
I'm So Excited
Pointer Sisters - So Excited! (Expanded Edition)
3:50
87
Come On Eileen
Kevin Rowland & Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen / Dubious
3:25
88
Just Like Heaven
The Cure - Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me
3:32
89
Keep on Loving You
REO Speedwagon - The Hits
3:21
90
Jack & Diane
John Mellencamp - The Best That I Could Do 1978 - 1988
4:15
91
99 Red Balloons
Nena - 80s Dance
3:50
92
Funky Town
Pseudo Echo - Complete Eighties
4:53
93
She Blinded Me With Science (2009 Remastered Version)
Thomas Dolby - The Golden Age Of Wireless
3:42
94
Come Said The Boy
Mondo Rock - The Greatest Hits (Digitally Remastered)
5:16
95
If It Isn't Love
New Edition - Heart Break
5:09
96
It Takes Two
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
5:00
97
I Ran (So Far Away)
A Flock Of Seagulls - 80s 100 Hits
3:39
98
We're Not Gonna Take It
Twisted Sister - Stay Hungry
3:39
99
Burning Down the House (2003 Remaster)
Talking Heads - The Best of Talking Heads
4:02
100
Purple Rain
Prince - Purple Rain [Explicit]
8:40