My Top 50 Albums of the 1980s

Just FYI I purposefully decided to leave rap and metal out to make it more rock and electronic focused. Anyways... Enjoy!


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#50




       
      *  1. Sussudio
         2. Only You Know and I Know
         3. Long Long Way to Go
         4. I Don't Wanna Know
      *  5. One More Night
      *  6. Don't Lose My Number
      *  7. Who Said I Would
         8. Doesn't Anybody Stay Together
            Anymore
         9. Inside Out
      * 10. Take Me Home
        11. We Said Hello Goodbye

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#49




       
         1. Tell Me When It's Over
         2. Definitely Clean
         3. That's What You Always Say
         4. Then She Remembers
         5. Halloween
         6. When You Smile
         7. Until Lately
         8. Too Little, Too Late
         9. The Days of Wine and Roses

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#48

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         1. Killing an Arab
         2. 10:15 Saturday Night
      *  3. Boys Don't Cry
         4. Jumping Someone Else's Train
         5. A Forest
         6. Play for Today
      *  7. Primary
         8. Other Voices
         9. Charlotte Sometimes
        10. The Hanging Garden
        11. Let's Go to Bed
        12. The Walk
        13. The Lovecats
      * 14. The Caterpillar
      * 15. In Between Days
      * 16. Close to Me
      * 17. A Night Like This

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#47

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         Disc 1:

         1. Ceremony
         2. Everything's Gone Green
     *   3. Temptation
     *   4. Blue Monday
     *   5. Confusion
         6. Thieves Like Us
     *   7. Perfect Kiss
         8. Subculture
     *   9. Shellshock
     *  10. State of the Nation
     *  11. Bizarre Love Triangle
     *  12. True Faith

         Disc 2:

         1. In a Lonely Place
         2. Procession
         3. Cries and Whispers
         4. Hurt
         5. The Beach
         6. Confusion
         7. Lonesome Tonight
         8. Murder
         9. Thieves Like Us
        10. Kiss of Death
        11. Shame of the Nation
     *  12. 1963

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#46




       
         1. Bone Machine
         2. Break My Body
         3. Something Against You
         4. Broken Face
         5. Gigantic
         6. River Euphrates
         7. Where is My Mind?
         8. Cactus
         9. Tony's Theme
        10. Oh My Golly!
        11. Vamos
        12. I'm Amazed
        13. Brick is Red

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#45




       
         1. New Day Rising
         2. The Girl Who Lives on Heaven Hill
         3. I Apologize
         4. Folklore
         5. If I Told You
         6. Celebrated Summer
         7. Perfect Example
         8. Terms of Psychic Warfare
         9. 59 Times the Pain
        10. Powerline
        11. Books About UFOs
        12. I Don't Know What You're Talking
            About
        13. How to Skin a Cat
        14. Whatcha Drinkin'
        15. Plans I Make


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#44




       
      *  1. Clubland
         2. Lovers' Walk
         3. You'll Never Be a Man
         4. Pretty Words
         5. Strict Time
         6. Luxembourg
         7. Watch Your Step
      *  8. New Lace Sleeves
         9. From a Whisper to a Scream
        10. Different Finger
        11. White Knuckles
        12. Shot With His Own Gun
        13. Fish 'N' Chip Paper
        14. Big Sister's Clothes

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#43




       
      *  1. I Wanna Be Adored
      *  2. She Bangs the Drums
         3. Elephant Stone
      *  4. Waterfall
         5. Don't Stop
         6. Bye Bye Badman
         7. Elizabeth My Dear
         8. (Song for My) Sugar Spun Sister
         9. Made of Stone
        10. Shoot You Down
        11. This is the One
        12. I Am the Resurrection
      * 13. Fools Gold

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#42




       
         1. I Wanna Destroy You
         2. Kingdom of Love
         3. Positive Vibrations
         4. I Got the Hots
         5. Insanely Jealous
         6. Tonight
         7. You'll Have to Go Sideways
         8. Old Pervert
         9. Queen of Eyes
        10. Underwater Moonlight

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#41




       
         1. Almost Kissed
         2. Rosalee
         3. Our Purpose Here
         4. Who Loses
         5. Testimony
         6. Bellybowl
         7. Satin Blouse
         8. O Baby
         9. Misty Mountain
        10. Ain't Life a Brook

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#40




       
      *  1. The Queen is Dead
         2. Frankly, Mr. Shankly
         3. I Know it's Over
         4. Never Had No One Ever
         5. Cemetry Gates
         6. Bigmouth Strikes Again
      *  7. The Boy with the Thorn on His
            Side
         8. Vicar in a Tutu
         9. There is a Light That Never Goes
            Out
        10. Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others

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#39




       
      *  1. Middle of the Road
      *  2. Back on the Chain Gang
         3. Time the Avenger
         4. Watching the Clothes
      *  5. Show Me
         6. Thumbelina
         7. My City Was Gone
      *  8. Thin Line Between Love and Hate
         9. I Hurt You
      * 10. 2000 Miles

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#38




       
         1. D.'s Car Jam / Anxious Mo-Fo
         2. Theatre is the Life of You
         3. Viet Nam
         4. Cohesion
         5. It's Expected I'm Gone
         6. #1 Hit Song
         7. Two Beads at the End
         8. Do You Want New Wave or Do You
            Want the Truth?
         9. Don't Look Now
        10. Shit from an Old Notebook
        11. Nature Without Man
        12. One Reporter's Opinion
        13. Political Song for Michael
            Jackson to Sing
        14. Maybe Partying Will Help
        15. Toadies
        16. Retreat
        17. The Big Foist
        18. God Bows to Math
        19. Corona
        20. The Glory of Man
        21. Take 5, D.
        22. My Heart and the Real World
        23. History Lesson, Pt. 2
        24. You Need the Glory
        25. The Roar of the Masses Could Be
            Farts
        26. West Germany
        27. The Politics of Time
        28. Themselves
        29. Please Don't Be Gentle With Me
        30. Nothing Indeed
        31. No Exchange
        32. There Ain't Shit on T.V. Tonight
        33. This Ain't No Picnic
        34. Spillage
        35. Untitled Song for Latin America
        36. Jesus and Tequila
        37. June 16th
        38. Storm in My House
        39. Martin's Story
        40. Doctor Wu
        41. The World According to Nouns
        42. Love Dance
        43. Three Car Jam

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#37




       
      *  1. Perfect Skin
         2. Speedboat
      *  3. Rattlesnakes
         4. Down on Mission Street
         5. Forest Fire
         6. Charlotte Street
         7. 2cv
         8. Four Flights Up
         9. Patience
        10. Are You Ready to Be Heartbroken?

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#36




       
         Disc 1:
      
         1. The Ties That Bind
         2. Sherry Darling
         3. Jackson Cage
         4. Two Hearts
         5. Independence Day
      *  6. Hungry Heart
         7. Out in the Street
         8. Crush on You
         9. You Can Look (But You Better Not
            Touch)
        10. I Wanna Marry You
        11. The River

         Disc 2:

         1. Point Blank
         2. Cadillac Ranch
         3. I'm a Rocker
         4. Fade Away
         5. Stolen Car
         6. Ramrod
         7. The Price You Pay
         8. Drive All Night
         9. Wreck on the Highway


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#35




       
      *  1. Head Like a Hole
         2. Terrible Lie
      *  3. Down in It
      *  4. Sanctified
         5. Something I Can Never Have
         6. Kinda I Want to
         7. Sin
         8. That's What I Get
         9. The Only Time
        10. Ringfinger

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#34




       
      *  1. Blister in the Sun
         2. Kiss Off
         3. Please Do Not Go
         4. Add it Up
         5. Confessions
         6. Prove My Love
         7. Promise
         8. To the Kill
         9. Gone Daddy Gone
        10. Good Feeling
        11. Ugly
        12. Gimme the Car

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#33




       
         1. Intruder
      *  2. No Self-Control
         3. Start
      *  4. I Don't Remember
         5. Family Snapshot
         6. And Through the Wire
      *  7. Games Without Frontiers
         8. Not One of Us
         9. Lead a Normal Life
      * 10. Biko

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#32




       
      *  1. Tom Sawyer
         2. Red Barchetta
         3. YYZ
      *  4. Limelight
         5. The Camera Eye
         6. Witch Hunt
         7. Vital Signs

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#31




       
         1. It's No Game, Pt. 1
         2. Up the Hill Backwards
         3. Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)
      *  4. Ashes to Ashes
      *  5. Fashion
         6. Teenage Wildlife
         7. Scream Like a Baby
         8. Kingdom Come
         9. Because You're Young
        10. It's No Game, Pt. 2

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#30




       
         1. Ain't Got You
      *  2. Tougher Than the Rest
         3. All That Heaven Will Allow
      *  4. Spare Parts
         5. Cautious Man
         6. Walk Like a Man
      *  7. Tunnel of Love
         8. Two Faces
      *  9. Brilliant Disguise
      * 10. One Step Up
        11. When You're Alone
        12. Valentine's Day


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#29




       
         1. Love Goes On!
         2. Quiet Heart
         3. Love is a Sign
         4. You Can't Say No Forever
         5. The Devil's Eye
      *  6. Streets of Your Town
         7. Clouds
      *  8. Was There Anything I Could Do?
         9. I'm All Right
        10. Dive for Your Memory


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#28




       
      *  1. Just Like Honey
         2. The Living End
         3. Taste the Floor
         4. The Hardest Walk
         5. Cut Dead
         6. In a Hole
         7. Taste of Cindy
      *  8. Never Understand
         9. Inside Me
        10. Sowing Seeds
        11. My Little Underground
      * 12. You Trip Me Up
        13. Something's Wrong
        14. It's So Hard

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#27




       
      *  1. Love for Tender
         2. Opportunity
         3. The Imposter
         4. Secondary Modern
         5. King Horse
      *  6. Possession
         7. Men Called Uncle
         8. Clowntime is Over
      *  9. New Amsterdam
      * 10. High Fidelity
      * 11. I Can't Stand Up for Falling
            Down
        12. Black and White World
        13. 5ive Gears in Reverse
        14. B Movie
        15. Motel Matches
        16. Human Touch
        17. Beaten to the Punch
        18. Temptation
        19. I Stand Accused
        20. Riot Act    

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#26




       
         1. Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes
            On)
         2. Crosseyed and Painless
         3. The Great Curve
      *  4. Once in a Lifetime
         5. Houses in Motion
         6. Seen and Not Seen
         7. Listening Wind
         8. The Overload

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#25




       
         1. I Will Dare
         2. Favorite Thing
         3. We're Comin' Out
         4. Tommy Gets His Tonsils Out
         5. Androgynous
         6. Black Diamond
         7. Unsatisfied
         8. Seen Your Video
         9. Gary's Got a Boner
        10. Sixteen Blue
        11. Answering Machine

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#24




       
         1. Harborcoat
         2. 7 Chinese Brothers
      *  3. So. Central Rain (I'm Sorry)
         4. Pretty Persuasion
         5. Time After Time (Annelise)
         6. Second Guessing
         7. Letter Never Sent
         8. Camera
         9. (Don't Go Back to) Rockville
        10. Little America

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#23




       
      *  1. Sunday Bloody Sunday
         2. Seconds
         3. New Year's Day
         4. Like a Song...
         5. Drowning Man
         6. The Refugee
      *  7. Two Hearts Beat as One
         8. Red Light
         9. Surrender
        10. "40"

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#22




       
         1. Something I Learned Today
         2. Broken Home, Broken Heart
         3. Never Talking to You Again
         4. Chartered Trips
         5. Dreams Reoccurring
         6. Indecision Time
         7. Hare Krsna
         8. Beyond the Threshold
         9. Pride
        10. I'll Never Forget You
        11. The Biggest Lie
        12. What's Going On
        13. Masochism World
        14. Standing by the Sea
        15. Somewhere
        16. One Step at a Time
        17. Pink Turns to Blue
        18. Newest Industry
        19. Monday Will Never Be the Same
        20. Whatever
        21. The Tooth Fairy and the Princess
        22. Turn on the News
        23. Reoccurring Dreams


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#21




       
         1. Nebraska
         2. Atlantic City
         3. Mansion on the Hill
         4. Johnny 99
         5. Highway Patrolman
         6. State Trooper
         7. Used Cars
         8. Open All Night
         9. My Father's House
        10. Reason to Believe


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#20




       
         1. Precious
         2. The Phone Call
         3. Up the Neck
      *  4. Tattooed Love Boys
         5. Space Invader
         6. The Wait
      *  7. Stop Your Sobbing
      *  8. Kid
         9. Private Life
      * 10. Brass in Pocket
        11. Lovers of Today
        12. Mystery Achievement

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#19




       
      *  1. Little Fury Things
         2. Kracked
         3. Sludgefeast
         4. The Lung
         5. Raisans
         6. Tarpit
         7. In a Jar
         8. Lose
         9. Poledo
      * 10. Just Like Heaven


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#18




       
         1. Silver
         2. Nocturnal Me
         3. Crystal Days
         4. The Yo Yo Man
         5. Thorn of Crowns
      *  6. The Killing Moon
      *  7. Seven Seas
         8. My Kingdom
         9. Ocean Rain

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#17




       
      *  1. Hold My Life
         2. I'll Buy
         3. Kiss Me on the Bus
         4. Dose of Thunder
         5. Waitress in the Sky
         6. Swingin' Party
         7. Bastards of Young
         8. Lay it Down Clown
         9. Left of the Dial
        10. Little Mascara
        11. Here Comes a Regular

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#16




       
         1. These Important Years
         2. Charity, Chastity, Prudence and
            Hope
         3. Standing in the Rain
         4. Back from Somewhere
         5. Ice Cold Ice
         6. You're a Soldier
      *  7. Could You Be the One?
         8. Too Much Spice
         9. Friend, You've Got to Fall
        10. Visionary
        11. She Floated Away
        12. Bed of Nails
        13. Tell You Tomorrow
        14. It's Not Peculiar
        15. Actual Condition
        16. No Reservations
        17. Turn it Around
        18. She's a Woman (And Now He is a
            Man)
        19. Up in the Air
        20. You Can Live at Home


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#15




       
         1. There She Goes Again
         2. Someday, Someway
         3. Girls
         4. I'll Do Anything
         5. Cynical Girl
         6. Rockin' Around  the N.Y.C.
         7. The Usual Thing
         8. She Can't Dance
         9. Mary Anne
        10. Soldier of Love (Lay Down Your
            Arms)
        11. Not for Me
        12. Brand New Lover

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#14




       
         1. 1984
      *  2. Jump
      *  3. Panama
         4. Top Jimmy
         5. Drop Dead Legs
      *  6. Hot for Teacher
         7. I'll Wait
         8. Girl Gone Bad
         9. House of Pain

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#13




       
         1. Reel Around the Fountain
         2. You've Got Everything Now
         3. Miserable Lie
         4. Pretty Girls Make Graves
         5. The Hand That Rocks the Cradle
      *  6. This Charming Man
         7. Still Ill
         8. Hand in Glove
      *  9. What Difference Does it Make?
        10. I Don't Owe You Anything
        11. Suffer Little Children

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#12




       
      *  1. Debaser
         2. Tame
         3. Wave of Mutilation
         4. I Bleed
      *  5. Here Comes Your Man
         6. Dead
      *  7. Monkey Goes to Heaven
         8. Mr. Grieves
         9. Crackity Jones
        10. La La Love You
        11. No. 13 Baby
        12. There Goes My Gun
        13. Hey
        14. Silver
        15. Gouge Away

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#11




       
      *  1. Hells Bells
         2. Shoot to Thrill
      *  3. What Do You Do For Money Honey
         4. Givin' the Dog a Bone
         5. Let Me Put My Love into You
      *  6. Back in Black
      *  7. You Shook Me All Night Long
         8. Have a Drink on Me
         9. Shake a Leg
      * 10. Rock and Roll Ain't Noise
            Pollution    

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#10




       
         1. Atrocity Exhibition
         2. Isolation
         3. Passover
         4. Colony
         5. A Means to an End
         6. Heart and Soul
         7. Twenty Four Hours
         8. The Eternal
      *  9. Decades

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#9




       
      *  1. Born in the U.S.A.
         2. Cover Me
         3. Darlington County
         4. Working on the Highway
         5. Downbound Train
      *  6. I'm on Fire
         7. No Surrender
         8. Bobby Jean
         9. I'm Goin' Down
      * 10. Glory Days
      * 11. Dancing in the Dark
      * 12. My Hometown


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#8




       
         1. The Things That Dreams Are Made
            of
      *  2. Open Your Heart
      *  3. The Sound of the Crowd
         4. Darkness
      *  5. Do or Die
         6. Get Carter
         7. I Am the Law
         8. Seconds
      *  9. Love Action (I Believe in Love)
      * 10. Don't You Want Me
        11. Hard Times
        12. Non-Stop

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#7




       
      *  1. Let's Go Crazy
         2. Take Me With U
         3. The Beautiful Ones
         4. Computer Blue
         5. Darling Nikki
      *  6. When Doves Cry
         7. I Would Die 4 U
         8. Baby I'm a Star
      *  9. Purple Rain

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#6




       
      *  1. Don't Stand So Close to Me
         2. Driven to Tears
         3. When the World is Running Down,
            You Make the Best of What's Still
            Around
         4. Canary in a Coalmine
         5. Voices Inside My Head
         6. Bombs Away
      *  7. De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da
         8. Behind My Camel
         9. Man in a Suitcase
        10. Shadows in the Rain
        11. The Other Way of Stopping

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#5




       
      *  1. Teen Age Riot
      *  2. Silver Rocket
         3. The Sprawl
         4. 'Cross the Breeze
         5. Eric's Trip
         6. Total Trash
         7. Hey Joni
         8. Providence
         9. Candle
        10. Rain King
        11. Kissability
        12. Trilogy: A) The Wonder
        13. Trilogy: B) Hyperstation
        14. Trilogy: Z) Eliminator Jr.

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#4




       
      *  1. Where the Streets Have No Name
      *  2. I Still Haven't Found What I'm
            Looking For
      *  3. With or Without You
         4. Bullet the Blue Sky
         5. Running to Stand Still
         6. Red Hill Mining Town
         7. In God's Country
         8. Trip Through Your Wires
      *  9. One Tree Hill
        10. Exit
        11. Mothers of the Disappeared

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#3




       
      *  1. The Boy in the Bubble
         2. Graceland
         3. I Know What I Know
         4. Gumboots
      *  5. Diamonds On the Soles of Her
            Shoes
      *  6. You Can Call Me Al
         7. Under African Skies
         8. Homeless
         9. Crazy Love, Vol. II
        10. That Was Your Mother
        11. All Around the World or the Myth
            of Fingerprints

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#2




       
      *  1. Radio Free Europe
         2. Pilgrimage
         3. Laughing
      *  4. Talk About the Passion
         5. Moral Kiosk
         6. Perfect Circle
         7. Catapult
         8. Sitting Still
         9. 9-9
        10. Shaking Through
        11. We Walk
        12. West of the Fields

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#1




       
         1. Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
         2. Baby Be Mine
         3. The Girl is Mine
      *  4. Thriller
      *  5. Beat It
      *  6. Billie Jean
         7. Human Nature
         8. P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)
         9. The Lady in My Life

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