Here are some great 80s songs that would be perfect for an 80s themed party:
“Billie Jean” by Michael Jackson – Iconic 80s hit, one of the biggest songs of the decade.
“Every Breath You Take” by The Police – Classic 80s rock song, very recognizable.
“Sweet Child O’ Mine” by Guns N’ Roses – One of the most popular hard rock songs of the 80s.
“Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor – Instantly takes you back to the 80s, perfect for a party playlist.
“Smells Like Teen Spirit” by Nirvana – Iconic anthem that defined the grunge movement, massive hit.
“Livin’ On A Prayer” by Bon Jovi – Essential 80s rock anthem, singalong favorite.
“Come On Eileen” by Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Catchy 80s pop hit that still holds up today.
“Take on Me” by A-ha – Unforgettable 80s synth-pop song with over 1 billion views on YouTube.
“Jessie’s Girl” by Rick Springfield – Fun, upbeat 80s pop rock song that was a huge hit.
“I Wanna Dance With Somebody” by Whitney Houston – Classic 80s pop song from one of the decade’s biggest stars.
“Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey – Massively popular 80s rock anthem with one of the most recognizable keyboard riffs.
“Like A Prayer” by Madonna – Iconic hit from the Queen of Pop, still sounds fresh today.
“Sledgehammer” by Peter Gabriel – Creative music video and eclectic sound, peaked at number one in 1986.
“Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)” by Eurythmics – Dark, moody synth-pop hit that defined the early 80s sound.
“Hungry Like The Wolf” by Duran Duran – Classic 80s new wave song from one of the most popular bands of the decade.