How Well Do You Know America’s Top Songs Of The 80s?

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Some of them want to use you/ Some of them want to get used by you/ Some of them want to abuse you/ Some of them want to be abused.
Eurythmics – Sweet Dreams(Are Made Of This)
Hall & Oates – Kiss On My List
Kool & The Gang – Celebration
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People always told me be careful of what you do/ And don't go around breaking young girls' hearts/ And mother always told me be careful of who you love/ And be careful of what you do 'cause the lie becomes the truth.
Prince – Little Red Corvette
Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
Lionel Richie - All Night Long
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I saw him dancin' there by the record machine/ I knew he must a been about seventeen/ The beat was goin' strong/ Playin' my favorite song.
Human League – Don’t You Want Me
Joan Jett/ Blackhearts – I Love Rock ‘N Roll
A-Ha – Take On Me
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And it all comes down to you/ Well you know that it does, well/ Lightning strikes maybe once maybe twice/ Oh and it lights up the night.
Genesis – Misunderstanding
Commodores – Lady (You Bring Me Up)
Fleetwood Mac - Gypsy
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You sit around getting older there's a joke here somewhere and it's on me/ I'll shake this world off my shoulders come on baby the laughs on me.
Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
John Waite - Missing You
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And I'm lookin' in the mirror all the time/ Wonderin' what she don't see in me I've been funny;/ I've been cool with the lines/ Ain't that the way love's supposed to be?/ Tell me why can't I find a woman like that?
Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
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But I can see you/ Your brown skin shining in the sun./ You got your hair combed back/ And your sunglasses on, baby./ I can tell you my love for you will still be strong/ After the boys of summer have gone.
Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight
Don Henley - Boys Of Summer
Roy Orbison - You Got It
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She's been living in her white bred world/ As long as anyone with hot blood can/ And now she's looking for a downtown man/ That's what I am.
Bob Seger - Against The Wind
John Waite - Missing You
Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
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Well, my friends, the time has come/ To raise the roof and have some fun/ Throw away the work to be done/ Let the music play on/ (Play on, play on)
Lionel Richie - All Night Long
Steve Winwood - Higher Love
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
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I come home in the morning light/ My mother says when you gonna live your life right/ Oh mother dear we're not the fortunate ones.
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
Diana Ross - Upside Down
Stray Cats - Rock This Town
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It may seem to you that I'm acting confused/ When you're close to me/ If I tend to look dazed I've read it someplace/ I've got cause to be/ There's a name for it/ There's a phrase that fits/ But whatever the reason you do it for me.
Toto - Africa
Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
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All I want to do when I wake up in the morning is see your eyes Rosanna, Rosanna/I never thought that a girl like you could ever care for me, Rosanna/ All I want to do in the middle of the evening is hold you tight Rosanna, Rosanna.
Toto - Rosanna
Romantics - What I Like About You
Pretenders - Brass In Pocket
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1
Some of them want to use you/ Some of them want to get used by you/ Some of them want to abuse you/ Some of them want to be abused.
Eurythmics – Sweet Dreams(Are Made Of This)
Hall & Oates – Kiss On My List
Kool & The Gang – Celebration
2
People always told me be careful of what you do/ And don't go around breaking young girls' hearts/ And mother always told me be careful of who you love/ And be careful of what you do 'cause the lie becomes the truth.
Prince – Little Red Corvette
Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
Lionel Richie - All Night Long
3
I saw him dancin' there by the record machine/ I knew he must a been about seventeen/ The beat was goin' strong/ Playin' my favorite song.
Human League – Don’t You Want Me
Joan Jett/ Blackhearts – I Love Rock ‘N Roll
A-Ha – Take On Me
4
And it all comes down to you/ Well you know that it does, well/ Lightning strikes maybe once maybe twice/ Oh and it lights up the night.
Genesis – Misunderstanding
Commodores – Lady (You Bring Me Up)
Fleetwood Mac - Gypsy
5
You sit around getting older there's a joke here somewhere and it's on me/ I'll shake this world off my shoulders come on baby the laughs on me.
Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In The Dark
Jackson Browne - Somebody's Baby
John Waite - Missing You
6
And I'm lookin' in the mirror all the time/ Wonderin' what she don't see in me I've been funny;/ I've been cool with the lines/ Ain't that the way love's supposed to be?/ Tell me why can't I find a woman like that?
Rick Springfield - Jessie's Girl
Robert Palmer - Addicted To Love
Kenny Loggins - Footloose
7
But I can see you/ Your brown skin shining in the sun./ You got your hair combed back/ And your sunglasses on, baby./ I can tell you my love for you will still be strong/ After the boys of summer have gone.
Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight
Don Henley - Boys Of Summer
Roy Orbison - You Got It
8
She's been living in her white bred world/ As long as anyone with hot blood can/ And now she's looking for a downtown man/ That's what I am.
Bob Seger - Against The Wind
John Waite - Missing You
Billy Joel - Uptown Girl
9
Well, my friends, the time has come/ To raise the roof and have some fun/ Throw away the work to be done/ Let the music play on/ (Play on, play on)
Lionel Richie - All Night Long
Steve Winwood - Higher Love
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
10
I come home in the morning light/ My mother says when you gonna live your life right/ Oh mother dear we're not the fortunate ones.
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
Diana Ross - Upside Down
Stray Cats - Rock This Town
11
It may seem to you that I'm acting confused/ When you're close to me/ If I tend to look dazed I've read it someplace/ I've got cause to be/ There's a name for it/ There's a phrase that fits/ But whatever the reason you do it for me.
Toto - Africa
Tina Turner - What's Love Got To Do With It
Cyndi Lauper - Girls Just Want To Have Fun
12
All I want to do when I wake up in the morning is see your eyes Rosanna, Rosanna/I never thought that a girl like you could ever care for me, Rosanna/ All I want to do in the middle of the evening is hold you tight Rosanna, Rosanna.
Toto - Rosanna
Romantics - What I Like About You
Pretenders - Brass In Pocket