List Your Favorite Songs from the 80’s courtesy of Music Listography : Your Life In (Play)Lists

Editor’s Note: Hardest one yet, so I am doing 50.

1. Careless Memories :: Duran Duran

2. The Ghost in You :: The Psychedelic Furs

3. Just Like Honey :: Jesus & Mary Chain

4. Don’t Stand So Close to Me :: The Police

5. A Night Like This :: The Cure

6. But Not Tonight :: Depeche Mode

7. If You Were Here :: Thompson Twins

8. Who’s That Girl? :: Eurythmics

9. Eaten by the Monster of Love :: Sparks

10. Stand & Deliver :: Adam & the Ants

11. Back on the Chain Gang :: The Pretenders

12. Head Over Heels :: The Go-Go’s

13. Pale Shelter :: Tears For Fears

14. To Cut a Long Story Short :: Spandau Ballet

15. Stray Cat Strut :: Stray Cats

16. Under Pressure :: David Bowie & Queen

17. Spellbound :: Siouxsie and the Banshees

18. Eyes Without a Face :: Billy Idol

19. I Love Rock & Roll :: Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

20. Everyday I Write the Book :: Elvis Costello

21. It’s a Mugs Game :: Soft Cell

22. Rattlesnakes :: Lloyd Cole & the Commotions

23. Purple Rain :: Prince

24. Black Planet :: Sisters of Mercy

25. Scenario :: Dramarama

26. The Big Hush :: Shriekback

27. James :: The Bangles

28. Europa & the Pirate Twins :: Thomas Dolby

29. Running Up That Hill :: Kate Bush

30. So In Love :: OMD

31. China Girl :: David Bowie

32. Overkill :: Men At Work

33. Slave to Love :: Bryan Ferry

34. Dance This Mess Around :: The B-52’s

35. Red Rain :: Peter Gabriel

36. Troy :: Sinead O’Connor

37. Running to Stand Still :: U2

38. Still in Hollywood :: Concrete Blonde

39. Victims :: Culture Club

40. Money Changes Everything :: Cyndi Lauper

41. The Fanatic :: Felony

42. No New Tale to Tell :: Love & Rockets

43. The One Thing :: Inxs

44. Under the Milky Way :: The Church

45. Life in a Northern Town :: The Dream Academy

46. Ceremony :: New Order

47. My Heart Goes Bang :: Dead Or Alive

48. Bring on the Dancing Horses :: Echo & the Bunnymen

49. Reel Around the Fountain :: The Smiths

50. Blue Kiss :: Jane Wiedlin

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