Fireball's Fantastic 500 (2024 Edition) -- Early 1980s, Part 3

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Fireball's Fantastic 500 (2024 Edition) -- Early 1980s, Part 3

#1 Post by Pastor Fireball » Tue Apr 02, 2024 5:21 am

Back to the 1980s!

#50. I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues, Elton John (1984) -- NEW!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h6KYAVn8ons

#49. I Love L.A., Randy Newman (1983) -- #61 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcADqxnQA_4

#48. I Can't Hold Back, Survivor (1983) -- #20 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-vbTbz3W_I

#47. Elvira, the Oak Ridge Boys (1981) -- #57 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-9pIZh1jr-w

#46. Give Me the Night, George Benson (1980) -- #34 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imYJpr09IgQ

#45. We're in This Love Together, Al Jarreau (1981) -- #53 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otVH5cv9z1A

#44. When She Was My Girl, the Four Tops (1981) -- #42 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ejg-22i4VYQ

#43. Back on the Chain Gang, the Pretenders (1982) -- NEW!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CK3uf5V0pDA

#42. Smooth Operator, Sade (1984) -- Late 1980s #39 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TYv2PhG89A

#41. Tonight, I Celebrate My Love, Peabo Bryson & Roberta Flack (1983) -- #38 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rClQWLzUGOw

#40. Gloria, Laura Branigan (1982) -- #50 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZXx0pWpszKg

#39. More Love, Kim Carnes (1980) -- #31 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJm-kG922PI

#38. A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do), Ray Parker, Jr. & Raydio (1981) -- #39 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tfqkc3nivjU

#37. This Is the Life, "Weird Al" Yankovic (1984) -- #54 in 2018

A big spike for Weird Al... and yes, his recent biopic starring Daniel Radcliffe also influenced my new rankings.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1n5XqwUkYw

#36. Any Day Now, Ronnie Milsap (1982) -- #28 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJSjEl1JhHc

#35. Theme from "Hill Street Blues", Mike Post & Larry Carlton (1981) -- #29 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqH3qCxz2x0

#34. Through the Fire, Chaka Khan (1984) -- #46 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjWmw-8-OEk

#33. Never Gonna Let You Go, Sergio Mendes (1983) -- #30 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xwKxfHK92IM

#32. Ribbon in the Sky, Stevie Wonder (1982) -- #47 in 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zO2-kIqsGL4

#31. While You See a Chance, Steve Winwood (1981) -- NEW!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0j6g_uUhH2c

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Re: Fireball's Fantastic 500 (2024 Edition) -- Early 1980s, Part 3

#2 Post by vettech » Tue Apr 02, 2024 7:30 pm

Damn, getting some serious high school/college flashbacks. :shock:

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