Warning: The songs on this ultimate '80s playlist are best be enjoyed when wearing a mullet with fried ends, leg warmers and scrunchies, and color-block tracksuits—a gold dookie chain is optional. While the fashion was questionable, the music from the era was anything but. From baby-making jams to underrated classics, here is the only 80s playlist you'll ever need. Your summer barbeque isn't complete without this love song.
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This article is about the American Billboard Hot chart held during the s. The Billboard Hot chart is the main song chart of the American music industry and is updated every week by the Billboard magazine. During the s the chart was based collectively on each single's weekly physical sales figures and airplay on American radio station. George Michael was the only artist to achieve two year-end Billboard Hot number-one singles in the s. He achieved this with his songs " Faith " and " Careless Whisper ". He is one of two recording acts to achieve more than one year-end Billboard Hot number-one single in the history of the chart, with the other being The Beatles , who also had two year-end number-ones. The following artists were featured in top of the chart for the highest total number of weeks during the s.
There's a reason it always feels like we're on the verge of a s revival, whether it's in the world of music, fashion, or film. The likes of Carly Rae Jepsen , Daft Punk , and The Weeknd , to name a few, have kept the tradition of glitzy synthesizers, soaring choruses, and heart-on-the-sleeve vocal performances alive. Suddenly, hooks were bigger and bolder. Classic live instrumentation mixed with these new digital sounds, bringing funk guitar licks and rock percussion into the future. Smaller scenes were also popping up, too, from footwork-focused Chicago house music to the trance-like reverberations of the U.