Casey Kasem: America's Top 10 Through Years - The 80's

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All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
The 1980s edition of Casey Kasem's America's Top 10 series offers a nice cross-section of the decade's biggest radio hits. There's adult contemporary Air Supply's "All Out of Love"; the cloying Mechanics hit "Living Years", synth pop from Thompson Twins and Eurythmics "Hold Me Now" and "Sweet Dreams [Are Made of This]," respectively, straightforward pop
ock from the Pretenders, and that paragon of '80s radio, Bryan Adams, plus a few notable novelties in the form of Eddy Grant "We gonna rock down to..." "Electric Avenue" and the B-52's "Tiiiiin roof...rusted!" "Love Shack". The collection doesn't dig very deep, but it will give the casual...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Johnny Loftus
The 1980s edition of Casey Kasem's America's Top 10 series offers a nice cross-section of the decade's biggest radio hits. There's adult contemporary Air Supply's "All Out of Love"; the cloying Mechanics hit "Living Years", synth pop from Thompson Twins and Eurythmics "Hold Me Now" and "Sweet Dreams [Are Made of This]," respectively, straightforward pop
ock from the Pretenders, and that paragon of '80s radio, Bryan Adams, plus a few notable novelties in the form of Eddy Grant "We gonna rock down to..." "Electric Avenue" and the B-52's "Tiiiiin roof...rusted!" "Love Shack". The collection doesn't dig very deep, but it will give the casual fan a great overview of the decade, without the filler of most retrospectives.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/24/2001
  • Label: Top Sail Productions
  • UPC: 805667188920
  • Catalog Number: 71889
  • Sales rank: 64,193

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Back on the Chain Gang - Pretenders (3:53)
  2. 2 Hungry Like the Wolf (3:26)
  3. 3 Hold Me Now (4:47)
  4. 4 Call Me (3:31)
  5. 5 Heaven (4:06)
  6. 6 The Living Years (4:29)
  7. 7 Need You Tonight (3:04)
  8. 8 Come on Eileen - Dexys Midnight Runners (4:15)
  9. 9 Love Song - The Cure (3:29)
  10. 10 Electric Avenue (3:51)
  11. 11 He's So Shy (3:41)
  12. 12 At This Moment (4:16)
  13. 13 All Out of Love (4:03)
  14. 14 Shout (4:07)
  15. 15 She Drives Me Crazy (3:38)
  16. 16 Another One Bites the Dust - Queen (3:37)
  17. 17 Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) (4:55)
  18. 18 Love Shack - The B-52s (4:19)
  19. 19 Rock This Town (3:26)
  20. 20 If You Don't Know Me by Now (3:26)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Air Supply Track Performer
Blondie Track Performer
Duran Duran Track Performer
Eurythmics Track Performer
Fine Young Cannibals Track Performer
INXS Track Performer
The Pointer Sisters Track Performer
Simply Red Track Performer
Stray Cats Track Performer
Tears for Fears Track Performer
Thompson Twins Track Performer
Eddy Grant Track Performer
Mechanics Track Performer
Billy Vera & the Beaters Track Performer
Technical Credits
Dave Edmunds Composer
Debbie Harry Composer
Teena Marie Composer
Andy Taylor Composer
Roger Taylor Composer
Giorgio Moroder Composer
Brian Setzer Composer
Annie Lennox Composer
Tom Bailey Composer
Alannah Currie Composer
Clive Davis Composer
John Deacon Composer
Tony Hatch Composer
Simon LeBon Composer
Roland Orzabal Composer
Nick Rhodes Composer
Graham Russell Composer
Ian Stanley Composer
Dave Stewart Composer
John Taylor Composer
John Taylor Composer
Laurence Tolhurst Composer
Jim Vallance Composer
Randy Muller Composer
Casey Kasem Liner Notes
Doug Haverty Art Direction
Chuck Gullo Executive Producer
Merrill Shindler Liner Notes
Gonzalo Venecia Continuity
David A. Stewart Composer
Otis Hendricks Composer
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