Sounds of the Eighties: Classic '80s

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All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Time Life's Classic 80's is one of the thousands of compilations dedicated to the '80s. This one sticks to mainstream rock singles that were extremely popular during the decade, with the bulk of the inclusions coming from the earlier half. Odds are just about anyone has at least one or two guilty pleasures here, but the selection is very random. Toto's "Africa," Michael Sembello's "Maniac," REO Speedwagon's "Keep on Loving You," Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," Laura Branigan's "Gloria," Tears for Fears' "Everybody Wants to Rule the World," and Dexy's Midnight Runners' "Come on Eileen" are on this disc, as are 11 other pop ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Andy Kellman
Time Life's Classic 80's is one of the thousands of compilations dedicated to the '80s. This one sticks to mainstream rock singles that were extremely popular during the decade, with the bulk of the inclusions coming from the earlier half. Odds are just about anyone has at least one or two guilty pleasures here, but the selection is very random. Toto's "Africa," Michael Sembello's "Maniac," REO Speedwagon's "Keep on Loving You," Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Want to Have Fun," Laura Branigan's "Gloria," Tears for Fears' "Everybody Wants to Rule the World," and Dexy's Midnight Runners' "Come on Eileen" are on this disc, as are 11 other pop hits.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/20/2002
  • Label: Time Life Records
  • UPC: 610583022520
  • Catalog Number: 18853
  • Sales rank: 279,056

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Maniac (4:12)
  2. 2 Africa - Toto (4:57)
  3. 3 You Might Think - The Cars (3:06)
  4. 4 Everybody Wants to Rule the World (4:10)
  5. 5 Footloose (3:42)
  6. 6 We Built This City - Starship (4:55)
  7. 7 Joanna (4:24)
  8. 8 Gloria (3:53)
  9. 9 Karma Chameleon (4:09)
  10. 10 Out of Touch (4:10)
  11. 11 Keep on Loving You (3:22)
  12. 12 Down Under (3:44)
  13. 13 Girls Just Want to Have Fun (3:55)
  14. 14 Take on Me - a-ha (3:50)
  15. 15 Voices Carry - 'Til Tuesday (4:22)
  16. 16 Hold Me Now (4:47)
  17. 17 99 Luftballons - Nena (3:53)
  18. 18 Come on Eileen - Dexys Midnight Runners (4:13)
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Album Credits

Technical Credits
Kool & the Gang Composer
Kenny Loggins Composer
James "J.T." Taylor Composer
Aimee Mann Composer
Martin Page Composer
Kevin Cronin Composer
Michael Hausman Composer
Robert Holmes Composer
Dennis Lambert Composer
Dean Pitchford Composer
Charles Smith Composer
Bernie Taupin Composer
Joey Pesce Composer
Leslie Carter Contribution
James Stanley Contribution
Alison Yaffie Contribution
Robert Hull Executive Producer
Elizabeth Riedl Creative Services Director
Linda Rolla Creative Services Coordinator
Sloan Carroll Creative Services Coordinator
Patti Farmer Contribution
Chris Nelson Liner Notes
Peter Wolf Composer
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