Latest 80s Music News

Every Gloriously '80s Song From Stranger Things Season 3

Stranger Things is back for season 3, and that means so is your annual obsession with '80s music, thanks to the show.

Gen X Coachella: Britain’s Rewind Festival Is ‘80s Music Nostalgia

Years after the big hair, skinny ties and leg warmers had faded, '80s pop music from MTV’s early golden era still remains popular as ever. Proof of that is the current concert events in the U.S. that feature '80s acts sharing the same stage and performing their greatest hits.

Beastie Boys Release Two Out of Four Rare EPs from the ’80s

The releases commemorate the 30th anniversary of their 1989 album Paul’s Boutique.

7 Things We Learned From Tyler, the Creator's Interview With Zane Lowe

"Very '80s pop is what I was going for," Tyler said around eight minutes into the discussion. Tyler added that, while he "used to hate" the decade, it's now becoming a personal favorite.


The Eighties were undoubtedly a time for iteration and change in the world of popular music as a whole, one that, in the broadest sense, set the foundation for the radical shift in everything from hard rock and metal to alternative, electronica and hip-hop that would occur the following decade.

Peter Coyle of Lotus Eaters explains why '80s music still matters

Having performed in the country in at least two occasions, Peter Coyle of the British duo, The Lotus Eaters, will once again co-headline the upcoming retro concert, “Back to the 80s: New Wave Festival” along with members of Real Life and When In Rome.

Forever Young Festival

Revellers enjoying the 3 day Forever Young 80s Music festival, at Palmerstown House Estate, near Naas.

Aerosmith - Angel

Whitney Houston - Where Do Broken Hearts Go

Debbie Gibson - Foolish Beat

Samantha Fox - I Wanna Have Some Fun

Samantha Fox - Naughty Girls Need Love Too

Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams

Richard Marx - Hold On To The Nights

Taylor Dayne - I'll Always Love You

Escape Club - Wild, Wild West

Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine - Anything for You

George Michael - One More Try

Tiffany - Could've Been

Whitney Houston - So Emotional

INXS Need You Tonight

Cutting Crew - I've Been In Love Before

Kenny Loggins - Meet Me Half Way

Lionel Richie - Ballerina Girl

The Breakfast Club - Right On Track

Huey Lewis And The News - Doing It All For My Baby


Bruce Willis - Respect Yourself

Heart - Who Will You Run To?

Smokey Robinson - Just To See Her

Bryan Adams - Heat Of The Night

Exposé - Point Of No Return

Survivor - Is This Love

Exposé - Let Me Be The One

Peter Gabriel - Big Time

The Whispers - Rock Steady

Gloria Estefan - Rhythm Is Gonna Get You

ABC - When Smokey Sings

Glass Tiger - Someday

Ben E. King - Stand by me

Exposé - Come Go with Me

Kenny G - Songbird

richard marx - don't mean nothin'

Fleetwood Mac - Little Lies

Janet Jackson- Let's Wait Awhile

Madonna - Causing A Commotion

Michael Jackson - I Just Cant Stop Loving You

Madonna - Who's That Girl

Huey Lewis & The News - Jacob's Ladder

Somewhere Out There - James Ingram & Linda Ronstadt

George Michael, Aretha Franklin - I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)

T'Pau - Heart And Soul

Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam - Lost In Emotion


U2 -- I Still Haven 't Found What I'm Looking For

Whitney Houston - Didn't We Almost Have It All