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101 Hits of the 80s

A-Ha - Take On Me
Alphaville - Forever Young
Aneka - Japanese Boy
Baltimora - Tarzan Boy
Bananarama - Venus
Belinda Carlisle - Heaven is a place on earth
Berlin - Take My Breath Away
Blue Monday - New Order
Bonnie Tyler - Total Eclipse Of The Hear
Bonnie Tyler  - Holding Out For A Hero
Bros - When Will I Be Famous
Cindy Lauper - Girls Just wanna have fun
Culture Club - Do You Really Want To Hurt
Culture Club - Karma Chameleon
Cutting Crew - I Just Died in Your Arms Tonight
Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time
Daryl Hall & John Oates - Out Of Touch
Daryl Hall and John Oates - Maneater
David Bowie - Let´s Dance
Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Round
Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence
Desireless - Voyage Voyage
Dire Straits - Walk Of Life
Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
Electric Light Orchestra  - Hold On Tigth
Europe - Final Countdown
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams
Eurythmics - Thorn In My Side
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax
Furniture - Brilliant Mind
Gangway  - My Girl And Me
Herbie Hancock - Rockit
Huey Lewis & the News - The Power of Love
Human Legaue - Dont you want me baby
Irene Cara - Flashdance... What A Feeling
Jennifer Rush - The Power Of Love
John Farnham - Youre the voice
Kajagoogoo - Too Shy
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
Kim Wilde - Kids in America
Kiss - I Was Made For Loving You
Kylie Mingoue - I should be so lucky
Limahl - Never Ending Story
Madonna - Like A Prayer
Madonna - Like a Virgin
Madonna - Material Girl
Men at Work - Down Under
Michael Bolton - How Am I Supposed To Live Without You
Michael Jackson - Bad
Michael Jackson - Beat It
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Michael Sembello- Maniac
Mike Oldfield - Moonlight Shadow
Modern Talking - Brother Louie
Modern Talking - Cheri Cheri Lady
Modern Talking - You´re My Heart You´re My Soul
Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
Nena - 99 Luftballons
Olivia Newton John - Physical
One-Two-Three - Runaway
Opus - Live is Life
Pet Shop Boys - Always on my mind
Pet Shop Boys-domino dancing
Pinter Sisters - Im so Excited
Pointer Sisters - Jump
Queen - We Will Rock You
Rick Astley - Never Gonna Give You Up
Rick Astley - Together Forever
Roxette - Listen to your heart
Roxette - Shes Got the Look
Sabrina - Boys (Summertime Love)
Sandra - Maria Magdalena
Simple Minds - Dont You Forget About Me
Survivor - Eye Of The Tiger
Talk Talk - Its My Life
Talking Heads - Road To Nowhere
Taylor Dayne - Tell It To My Heart
The Police - Every Breath You Take
Toto - Africa
Toto - Stop Loving You
USA for Africa- We are the world
Van Halen - Jump
Video Killed the Radio Star
Visage - Fade To Grey
Wham - Club Tropicana
Wham! - Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go
Whitney Houston - I wanna dance with somebody
Yazoo - Dont Go
Yes - Owner Of A Lonely Heart

Theme - Airwolf
Theme - Beverly Hills cop
Theme - Dirty Dancing Theme
Theme - E.T. Theme
Theme - Fraggle Rock
Theme - Ghost Busters
Theme - Knight Rider
Theme - MacGyver
Theme - Miami Vice
Theme - The A-Team
Theme - The Cosby Show
Theme - Top Gun
The 101 songs are just a small part of all the hits that came out of the 80s. See these six videos for further inspiration.
Contact: 80s-theme-party@wew.dk
The music is essential for creating a good party. The 80s decade was full of classic hits, and I bet you can name a dozen right now. In this decade WHAM!, Kylie Mingoue, Madonna and Whitney Houston became megastars, and Michael Jackson released the best selling album of all time: Thriller.

And tons of one-hit-wonders: Kajagoogoo - Too Shy, Baltimora - Tarzan Boy, Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax, Limahl - Never Ending Story, Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax. Just to name a few.

If you are not 100% sure of any of these songs, then you can listen to them all on YouTube


I have made a list of the 101 most essential hits including unforgettable TV and movie themes. Browse through my list, see what you find. No 80s party is complete without these essential hits.


Also see the six videos "80s Hits" part 1 to 6 for further inspiration on the bottom of the page.


This site will save you countless hours of looking for music to your party.
101 hits of the 80s The 101 most essential hits of the 80s
Inspirational videos See all the horrible hair styles of the 80s