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100 Greatest '80s Songs

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

100 songs (7 hours and 25 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 Remaster)
Duran Duran - Rio [Collector's Edition] (Collector's Edition)
3:40
7
Maneater (Remastered)
Hall and Oates - The Very Best of Daryl Hall / John Oates
4:31
8
Time After Time
Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
4:01
9
In the Air Tonight (2015 Remaster)
Phil Collins - Face Value (Remastered)
5:36
10
Sweet Child O' Mine
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction [Explicit]
5:56
11
Don't Stop Believin'
Journey - Escape
4:11
12
Walk This Way
RUN-DMC feat. Aerosmith - Raising Hell [Explicit]
5:09
13
You Shook Me All Night Long
AC/DC - Back In Black
3:30
14
Jump (2015 Remaster)
Van Halen - 1984
4:01
15
Wake Me up Before You Go-Go
Wham! - Make It Big
3:51
16
Beat It (Single Version)
Michael Jackson - Thriller
4:18
17
The Power Of Love
Huey Lewis And The News - Greatest Hits: Huey Lewis And The News
3:54
18
I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)
Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You: The Best Of Whitney Houston
4:50
19
Born in the U.S.A.
Bruce Springsteen - Born In The U.S.A.
4:38
20
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (Remastered)
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
3:36
21
Sledgehammer (2012 Remaster)
Peter Gabriel - So (2012 Remastered)
5:13
22
Footloose
Kenny Loggins - Footloose (15th Anniversary Collectors' Edition)
3:46
23
Tell Her About It
Billy Joel - An Innocent Man
3:49
24
You Make My Dreams
Hall and Oates - Voices
3:10
25
Addicted To Love
Robert Palmer - Riptide
6:03
26
Call Me (Theme From American Gigolo) (Remastered 2001)
Blondie - Autoamerican
8:06
27
Little Red Corvette
Prince - 1999 [Explicit]
4:56
28
Thriller
Michael Jackson - Thriller
5:57
29
Love Is A Battlefield
Pat Benatar - Live From Earth (Live)
5:25
30
Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Cyndi Lauper - She's So Unusual
3:58
31
Need You Tonight
Inxs - Kick
3:00
32
Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)
Phil Collins - Against All Odds/Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
3:24
33
Every Breath You Take (Remastered 2003)
The Police - Synchronicity
4:13
34
Like a Prayer
Madonna - Like a Prayer
5:40
35
Summer Of '69
Bryan Adams - Reckless (2014 Remaster)
3:36
36
I Just Called To Say I Love You (Single Version)
Stevie Wonder - The Definitive Collection
4:22
37
Uptown Girl
Billy Joel - An Innocent Man
3:17
38
What's Love Got to Do with It (2015 Remaster)
Tina Turner - Private Dancer (30th Anniversary Issue)
3:50
39
Welcome To The Jungle
Guns N' Roses - Appetite For Destruction [Explicit]
4:33
40
Kiss
Prince - Parade - Music From The Motion Picture Under The Cherry Moon
3:46
41
Easy Lover
Philip Bailey & Phil Collins - Chinese Wall (Expanded Edition)
5:05
42
Man in the Mirror (2012 Remaster)
Michael Jackson - Bad 25th Anniversary
5:18
43
Walk Like an Egyptian
The Bangles - Different Light
3:24
44
With Or Without You (Remastered)
U2 - The Joshua Tree
4:55
45
How Will I Know
Whitney Houston - Whitney Houston
4:35
46
Stuck With You
Huey Lewis And The News - Fore!
4:29
47
Under Pressure (Remastered) [feat. David Bowie]
Queen feat. David Bowie - Hot Space (Deluxe Edition)
4:08
48
All Out of Love
Air Supply - Lost in Love
4:03
49
Cruel Summer
Bananarama - The Greatest Hits Collection (Collector Edition)
3:35
50
Crazy for You (Edit Version)
Madonna - The Immaculate Collection
3:45
51
Nasty
Janet Jackson - Control
4:03
52
Do You Really Want To Hurt Me
Culture Club - Kissing To Be Clever
4:22
53
The Way You Make Me Feel (2012 Remaster)
Michael Jackson - Bad 25th Anniversary
4:58
54
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
55
Whip It (2009 Remaster)
Devo - Freedom Of Choice (Deluxe Remastered Edition)
2:39
56
Fight For Your Right
Beastie Boys - Licensed To Ill
3:28
57
White Wedding (Pt. 1 / Remastered 2002)
Billy Idol - The Very Best Of Billy Idol: Idolize Yourself
4:13
58
We Are The World
U.S.A. For Africa - We Are The World
7:07
59
Push It
Salt-n-Pepa - Hot, Cool & Vicious
4:32
60
I Want to Know What Love Is
Foreigner - Agent Provocateur
5:00
61
P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
Michael Jackson - Thriller
3:59
62
My Prerogative
Bobby Brown - Don't Be Cruel
4:51
63
Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Tears For Fears - Songs From The Big Chair
4:11
64
Celebration
Kool and The Gang - Celebrate!
4:58
65
Hit Me With Your Best Shot
Pat Benatar - Crimes Of Passion
2:51
66
Sexual Healing
Marvin Gaye - Midnight Love
3:58
67
Let's Dance (1999 Remaster)
David Bowie - Let's Dance
7:37
68
West End Girls (2001 - Remaster)
Pet Shop Boys - Please
4:45
69
Faith (Remastered)
George Michael - Faith
3:13
70
Caribbean Queen (No More Love On the Run)
Billy Ocean - Suddenly (Expanded Edition)
7:55
71
Flashdance...What A Feeling
Irene Cara - Flashdance..What A Feeling - Single
4:06
72
Jessie's Girl
Rick Springfield - Working Class Dog
3:14
73
Take on Me
A-Ha - Hunting High And Low (Deluxe Edition)
3:48
74
Here I Go Again
Whitesnake - Saints & Sinners
5:08
75
Genius of Love
Tom Tom Club - Tom Tom Club
5:34
76
Our Lips Are Sealed (Single Version)
The Go-Go's - Beauty And The Beat
2:47
77
Tainted Love
Soft Cell - Non Stop Erotic Cabaret (Deluxe Edition)
2:34
78
Endless Love
Lionel Richie & Diana Ross - Endless Love (Soundtrack)
4:26
79
True (2003 Remaster)
Spandau Ballet - True (Special Edition)
6:33
80
Ain't Nobody
Chaka Khan - Epiphany: The Best Of Chaka Khan, Vol. 1
4:40
81
Smooth Operator
Sade - Diamond Life
4:58
82
I'm So Excited
The Pointer Sisters - So Excited! (Expanded Edition)
3:50
83
Africa
Toto - Toto IV
4:55
84
Come On Eileen
Kevin Rowland & Dexys Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen / Dubious
3:26
85
Just Like Heaven (2006 Remaster)
The Cure - Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me [Explicit]
3:32
86
Keep on Loving You
REO Speedwagon - Hi Infidelity
3:22
87
867-5309 / Jenny
Tommy Tutone - Tommy Tutone - 2
3:46
88
Jack & Diane
John Mellencamp - American Fool
4:14
89
Total Eclipse of the Heart
Bonnie Tyler - Faster Than The Speed Of Night
6:58
90
99 Red Balloons
Nena - 99 Luftballons
4:44
91
She Blinded Me With Science (2009 Remastered Version)
Thomas Dolby - The Golden Age Of Wireless (Extended)
3:42
92
If It Isn't Love
New Edition - Heart Break
5:09
93
It Takes Two
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
5:00
94
Take My Breath Away (Love Theme from "Top Gun")
Berlin - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
4:15
95
I Ran (So Far Away)
A Flock Of Seagulls - A Flock Of Seagulls
5:08
96
We're Not Gonna Take It
Twisted Sister - Stay Hungry
3:39
97
You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Dead Or Alive - You Spin Me Round Promo CD
3:16
98
Burning Down the House
Talking Heads - Speaking In Tongues
4:03
99
Danger Zone
Kenny Loggins - Top Gun - Motion Picture Soundtrack (Special Expanded Edition)
3:36
100
Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley - Whenever You Need Somebody
3:32