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100 Greatest '80s Songs

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

95 songs (7 hours and 26 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Billie Jean
Michael Jackson - Thriller
4:54
2
Like a Virgin
Madonna - Like A Virgin (Reissue)
3:38
3
Pour Some Sugar On Me (Remastered 2017)
Def Leppard - Hysteria (Deluxe)
4:27
4
Purple Rain
Prince - Purple Rain
8:40
5
Livin' On A Prayer
Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet
4:09
6
Hungry Like The Wolf (2009 Remastered Version)
Duran Duran - Rio [Collector's Edition] (Collector's Edition)
3:40
7
Maneater
Hall and Oates - H2O
4:31
8
Time After Time
Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
4:01
9
In The Air Tonight (2015 Remastered)
Phil Collins - Face Value (Remastered)
5:36
10
Don't Stop Believin'
Journey - Escape
4:11
11
Walk This Way
RUN-DMC feat. Aerosmith - Raising Hell [Explicit]
5:09
12
You Shook Me All Night Long
AC/DC - Back In Black
3:30
13
Jump (2015 Remastered Version)
Van Halen - 1984
4:01
14
Wake Me up Before You Go-Go
Wham! - Make It Big
3:51
15
Beat It (Single Version)
Michael Jackson - Thriller
4:18
16
The Power Of Love
Huey Lewis And The News - Greatest Hits: Huey Lewis And The News
3:54
17
I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)
Whitney Houston - Whitney
4:51
18
Born in the U.S.A.
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The U.S.A.
4:38
19
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Remastered)
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
3:36
20
Sledgehammer (2012 Remaster)
Peter Gabriel - So (2012 Remastered)
5:13
21
Footloose
Kenny Loggins - Footloose (15th Anniversary Collectors' Edition)
3:46
22
Tell Her About It
Billy Joel - An Innocent Man
3:49
23
You Make My Dreams
Hall and Oates - Voices
3:10
24
Addicted To Love
Robert Palmer - Riptide
6:03
25
Call Me (Theme From American Gigolo) (Remastered 2001)
Blondie - Autoamerican
8:06
26
Little Red Corvette
Prince - 1999 [Explicit]
4:56
27
Thriller
Michael Jackson - Thriller
5:57
28
Love Is A Battlefield
Pat Benatar - Live From Earth (Live)
5:25
29
Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
3:58
30
Need You Tonight
Inxs - Kick
3:00
31
Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now)
Phil Collins - Against All Odds/Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
3:24
32
Every Breath You Take (Remastered 2003)
The Police - Synchronicity
4:13
33
Like a Prayer
Madonna - Like A Prayer
5:40
34
Summer Of '69
Bryan Adams - Reckless (2014 Remaster)
3:36
35
I Just Called To Say I Love You (Single Version)
Stevie Wonder - The Definitive Collection
4:22
36
Uptown Girl
Billy Joel - An Innocent Man
3:17
37
What's Love Got To Do With It (2015 Remastered Version)
Tina Turner - Private Dancer
3:50
38
Kiss
Prince - Parade - Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon
3:46
39
Easy Lover
Philip Bailey & Phil Collins - Chinese Wall (Expanded Edition)
5:05
40
Man in the Mirror (2012 Remaster)
Michael Jackson - Bad 25th Anniversary
5:18
41
Walk Like an Egyptian
The Bangles - Different Light
3:24
42
With Or Without You (Remastered)
U2 - The Joshua Tree
4:55
43
How Will I Know
Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston
4:35
44
Stuck With You
Huey Lewis And The News - Fore!
4:29
45
Under Pressure (Remastered) [feat. David Bowie]
Queen feat. David Bowie - Hot Space (Deluxe Edition)
4:08
46
All Out of Love
Air Supply - Lost in Love
4:03
47
Crazy for You (Edit Version)
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection
3:45
48
Nasty
Janet Jackson - Control
4:03
49
Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Culture Club - Kissing To Be Clever
4:22
50
The Way You Make Me Feel (2012 Remaster)
Michael Jackson - Bad 25th Anniversary
4:58
51
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
52
Whip It (2009 Remaster)
Devo - Freedom Of Choice (Deluxe Remastered Edition)
2:39
53
Fight For Your Right
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
3:28
54
White Wedding (Pt. 1 / Remastered 2002)
Billy Idol - The Very Best Of Billy Idol: Idolize Yourself
4:13
55
We Are The World
U.S.A. For Africa - We Are The World
7:07
56
I Want To Know What Love Is (Remastered)
Foreigner - Agent Provocateur
5:00
57
P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
Michael Jackson - Thriller
3:59
58
My Prerogative
Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
4:51
59
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair
4:11
60
Celebration
Kool and The Gang - Celebrate!
4:58
61
Hit Me With Your Best Shot
Pat Benatar - Crimes Of Passion
2:51
62
Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye - Midnight Love
3:58
63
Let's Dance (1999 Remastered Version)
David Bowie - Let's Dance
7:37
64
West End Girls (2001 - Remaster)
Pet Shop Boys - Please
4:45
65
Faith (Remastered)
George Michael - Faith
3:13
66
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On the Run)
Billy Ocean - Suddenly (Expanded Edition)
7:55
67
Flashdance...What A Feeling
Irene Cara - Flashdance..What A Feeling - Single
4:06
68
Jessie's Girl
Rick Springfield - Working Class Dog
3:14
69
Take On Me
A-Ha - Hunting High And Low (Deluxe Edition)
3:48
70
Here I Go Again
Whitesnake - Saints & Sinners
5:08
71
Genius Of Love
Tom Tom Club - Tom Tom Club
5:34
72
Our Lips Are Sealed (Single Version)
The Go-Go's - Beauty And The Beat
2:47
73
Tainted Love
Soft Cell - Non Stop Erotic Cabaret (Deluxe Edition)
2:34
74
Endless Love
Lionel Richie & Diana Ross - Endless Love (Soundtrack)
4:26
75
True (2003 Remastered Version)
Spandau Ballet - True (Special Edition)
6:33
76
Ain't Nobody
Chaka Khan - Epiphany: The Best Of Chaka Khan, Vol. 1
4:40
77
Smooth Operator
Sade - Diamond Life
4:58
78
I'm So Excited
The Pointer Sisters - So Excited! (Expanded Edition)
3:50
79
Africa
Toto - Toto IV
4:55
80
Just Like Heaven (2006 Remastered Version)
The Cure - Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me [Explicit]
3:32
81
Keep on Loving You
REO Speedwagon - Hi Infidelity
3:22
82
867-5309/Jenny
Tommy Tutone - Tommy Tutone - 2
3:46
83
Jack & Diane
John Mellencamp - American Fool
4:14
84
Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler - Faster Than The Speed Of Night
6:58
85
99 Red Balloons
Nena - 99 Luftballons
4:44
86
She Blinded Me With Science (2009 Remastered Version)
Thomas Dolby - The Golden Age Of Wireless (Extended)
3:42
87
If It Isn't Love
New Edition - Heart Break
5:09
88
It Takes Two
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
5:00
89
Take My Breath Away (Love Theme from Top Gun)
Berlin - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
4:15
90
I Ran (So Far Away)
A Flock Of Seagulls - A Flock Of Seagulls
5:08
91
We're Not Gonna Take It
Twisted Sister - Stay Hungry
3:39
92
You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Dead Or Alive - Youthquake
3:16
93
Burning Down The House
Talking Heads - Speaking In Tongues
4:03
94
Danger Zone
Kenny Loggins - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
3:36
95
Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley - Whenever You Need Somebody
3:32