’80s Music Video Of The Day

’80s Music Video Of The Day

80s Music Video Of The Day: Poison – Talk Dirty To Me

Glam-Metal band Poison released their debut album "Look What The Cat Dragged In" in 1986 and the single "Talk Dirty To Me" landed the band their first Top 40 hit which peaked at #9 on the charts. https://youtu.be/xCChxBSRo1Y You know I never I never seen you look so good You never act the way you should But I like it And I know you like it too The way that I want you I gotta have you Oh yes, I do You know I never I never ever stay out late You know that I can hardly wait Just to...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Kate Bush – Running Up That Hill

Running Up That Hill was the first single from Kate's 1985 album Hounds of Love and released in the UK on August 5, 1985. It entered the UK chart at number 9 and eventually peaked at number 3. The single also reached the top 30 in the United States and helped Kate Bush to develop a bigger following in the U.S. https://youtu.be/wp43OdtAAkM   It doesn't hurt me Do you want to feel how it feels? Do you want to know, know that it doesn't hurt me? Do you want to hear about the deal that I'm making? You, it's you...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Devo – I Can’t Get No Satisfaction

  I can't get no satisfaction I can't get no satisfaction 'Cause I try and I try and I try and I try I can't get no I can't get no When I'm drivin' in my car And the man comes on the radio He's tellin' me more and more About some useless information Supposed to fire my imagination I can't get no Oh no, no, no Hey, hey, hey That's what I say I can't get no satisfaction I can't get no satisfaction 'Cause I try and I try and I try and I try I can't get no...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Taylor Dayne – Tell It To My Heart

When Taylor Dayne released her debut album in 1987 it went double platinum and soared up the Billboard charts with "Tell It To My Heart" being the highest-charting single from the album. https://youtu.be/Ud6sU3AclT4?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF     I feel the night explode When we're together Emotion overload In the heat of pleasure Take me I'm yours Into your arms Never let me go Tonight, I really need to know Tell it to my heart Tell me I'm the only one Is this really love or just a game? Tell it to my heart I can feel my body rock Every time you...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Berlin – No More Words

No More Words was released by Berlin in 1984 on their album "Love Life" and was also featured in the movie "Vision Quest". It was the band's first top 40 hit. Currently, Berlin is set to return with an album of their classic tracks…with strings attached. Working with a full philharmonic orchestra, Strings Attached sees the band revisit some of their classic tracks, from their formation in the early 1980s through to today, including, of course, the iconic theme to the movie, Top Gun, Take My Breath Away. Featuring the classic line-up of Terri Nunn, John Crawford, and David Diamond,...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Martika – Toy Soldiers

https://youtu.be/LvdLovAaYzM?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF   Step by step Heart to heart Left, right, left We all fall down Like toy soldiers It wasn't my intention to mislead you It never should have been this way What can I say? It's true, I did extend the invitation I never knew how long you'd stay When you hear temptation call It's your heart that takes, takes the fall (Won't you come out and play with me?) Step by step Heart to heart Left, right, left We all fall down Like toy soldiers Bit by bit Torn apart We never win But the battle wages on...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Scorpions – Rock You Like A Hurricane

Released in 1984 from the Scorpions album "Love At First Sting", "Rock You Like A Hurricane" hit #25 on The Billboard Hot 100 Chart. https://youtu.be/6yP1tcy9a10       It's early morning the sun comes out Last night was shaky and pretty loud My cat is purring it scratches my skin So, what is wrong with a night of sin? The bitch is hungry, she needs to tell So give her inches and feed her well More days to come new places to go I've got to leave it's time for the show Here I am Rock you like a hurricane...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Wham! – Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go

https://youtu.be/pIgZ7gMze7A?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF   Jitterbug Jitterbug Jitterbug Jitterbug You put the boom-boom into my heart (do do) You send my soul sky high when your lovin' starts Jitterbug into my brain (yeah yeah) Goes a bang-bang-bang 'til my feet do the same But something's bugging you Something ain't right My best friend told me what you did last night Left me sleepin' in my bed I was dreaming, but I should have been with you instead Wake me up before you go-go Don't leave me hanging on like a yo-yo Wake me up before you go-go I don't want to miss it...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers – You Got Lucky

This Tom Petty song which was the first single from the album "Long After Dark" hit #1 on The Billboard Top Tracks chart and stayed there for three weeks straight. https://youtu.be/mtLpZWNyM0I   One, two You better watch what you say You better watch what you do to me Don't get carried away Girl, if you can do better than me, go Yeah, go but remember Good love is hard to find Good love is hard to find You got lucky, babe You got lucky, babe, when I found you You put a hand on my cheek And then you turned...

80s Music Video Of The Day: I Can Dream About You – Dan Hartman

This song from The Streets Of Fire soundtrack made it all the way to #6 on The Billboard Hot 100 charts back in 1984. https://youtu.be/vzBOG-QW3_E       No more timing Each tear that falls from my eyes I'm not hiding The remedy to cure this old heart of mine I can dream about you If I can't hold you tonight I can dream about you You know how to hold me just right I can dream about you If I can't hold you tonight I can dream about you You know how to hold me just right Moving sidewalks...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Patrick Swayze – She’s Like The Wind

https://youtu.be/lU9p1WRfA9w   She's like the wind, Through my tree She rides the night Next to me She leads me through moonlight Only to burn me with the sun She's taken my heart But she doesn't know what she's done Feel her breath in my face Her body close to me Can't look in her eyes She's out of my league Just a fool to believe I have anything she needs She's like the wind I look in the mirror And all I see Is a young old man With only a dream Am I just fooling myself That she'll stop...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Styx – Mr. Roboto

https://youtu.be/uc6f_2nPSX8 Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, Mata ah-oo hima de Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, Himitsu wo shiri tai You're wondering who I am Machine or mannequin With parts made in Japan, I am the modern man I've got a secret I've been hiding under my skin My heart is human, my blood is boiling, my brain I.B.M. So if you see me acting strangely, don't be surprised I'm just a man who needed someone, and somewhere to hide To keep me alive just keep me alive Somewhere to hide to keep me alive I'm not a robot without emotions-I'm not what...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Cameo – Word Up!

Cameo released Word Up! in 1986 and it peaked at #6 on The Billboard Hot 100 chart https://youtu.be/MZjAantupsA?list=PLCQCtoOJpI_DHyuVUNd84_bTtdK1m5fSF Yo pretty ladies around the world Got a weird thing to show you So tell all the boys and girls Tell your brother, your sister and your mama too 'Cause we're about to go down And you know just what to do Wave your hands in the air like you don't care Glide by the people as they start to look and stare Do your dance, do your dance, do your dance quick mamma Come on baby tell me what's the word...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Wall Of Voodoo – Mexican Radio

Mexican Radio by Wall Of Voodoo was released on their album "Call Of The West" in 1982 but didn't become a hit single until 1983 when it received regular airplay on MTV. https://youtu.be/eyCEexG9xjw?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF     I feel a hot wind on my shoulder And the touch of a world that is older I turn the switch and check the number I leave it on when in bed I slumber I hear the rhythms of the music I buy the product and never use it I hear the talking of the DJ Can't understand just what does he say? I'm on...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Cinderella – Don’t Know What You Got (Till It’s Gone)

Cinderella's highest ranking single, Don't Know What You Got (Till It's Gone) was released in 1988 and went all the way to #12 on the Billboard Charts. https://youtu.be/i28UEoLXVFQ   I can't tell ya baby what went wrong I can't make you feel what you felt so long ago I'll let it show I can't give you back what's been hurt Heartaches come and go and all that's left are the words I can't let go If we take some time to think it over baby Take some time, let me know If you really want to go Don't know what...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Janet Jackson – Rhythm Nation

https://youtu.be/OAwaNWGLM0c   With music by our side To break the color lines Let's work together To improve our way of life Join voices in protest To social injustice A generation full of courage Come forth with me People of the world today Are we looking for a better way of life? We are a part of the rhythm nation People of the world unite strength in numbers We can get it right one time We are a part of the rhythm nation This is the test No struggle no progress Lend a hand to help Your brother do his best...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Mr. Mister – Broken Wings

Released in 1985 Mr. Mister's "Broken Wings" went all the way to the #1 spot on the Billboard Charts. https://youtu.be/nKhN1t_7PEY?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF Baby, I don't understand why we can't just hold on to each other's hands? This time might be the last, I fear. Unless I make it all too clear. I need you so, ohh... Take these broken wings and learn to fly again learn to live so free. And when we hear the voices sing the book of love will open up and let us in. Take these broken wings... Baby, I think tonight we can take what was wrong...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Arcadia – Election Day (Featuring Duran Duran Members)

Arcadia was a Duran Duran side project formed in 1985 that featured Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, and Roger Taylor. The album So Red Rose went platinum. https://youtu.be/4W5aKwrsYIM   Wild kind of look to the day Opening eyes impale neon flickers She moon she turning away The city's her slave He's cheating his mistress She's moody and gray She's mean and she's so restless So restless, so restless indeed All over you as they say Rumours or rivals yell at the strike force Hi guys, by the way Are you aware you're being illegal? It's making your saviour behaviour look...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Yello – Oh Yeah

This unique song by the band Yello was featured in both "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" and the Michael J. Fox film "The Secret Of My Success". The video received heavy rotation on MTV after the movie was released. https://youtu.be/6jJkdRaa04g  

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Fixx – Saved By Zero

This Top 40 Hit by The Fixx was released in 1983 on the "Reach The Beach" album. https://youtu.be/JOiZP8FS5Ww   Maybe someday Saved by zero I'll be more together Stretched by fewer Thoughts that leave me Chasing after My dreams disown me Loaded with danger So maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Holding onto Words that teach me I will conquer Space around me So maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Saved by zero Saved by zero...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Ministry – Everyday is Halloween

This 1984 track was actually a B-Side on another single, but DJ's all over the world began playing it and made it an underground dance club hit which helped Ministry reach a larger audience.   While the video for this is grainy in quality, the music is of great quality and is still as catchy as it was in the 80s. https://youtu.be/6cpJVQkClBU Well I live with snakes and lizards And other things that go bump in the night 'Cuz to me everyday is Halloween I have given up hiding and started to fight I have started to fight Well any...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Survivor – High On You

High On You was a top ten charting song for Survivor back in 1985 from their album Vital Signs. https://youtu.be/fxhueyC70cU There you stood, that'll teach her To look so good and feel so right Let me tell you about The girl I met last night It's understood, I had to reach her I let the wheel of fortune spin I touched your hand before The crowd started crashin' in Now I'm higher than a kite I know I'm getting hooked on your love Talkin' to myself, runnin' in the heat Beggin' for your touch In the middle of the street...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Cutting Crew – (I Just) Died In Your Arms

https://youtu.be/6dOwHzCHfgA?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF Oh I, I just died in your arms tonight It must have been something you said I just died in your arms tonight I keep looking for something I can't get Broken hearts lie all around me And I don't see an easy way to get out of this Her diary it sits by the bedside table The curtains are closed, the cats in the cradle Who would've thought that a boy like me could come to this? Oh I, I just died in your arms tonight It must've been something you said I just died in your arms...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Missing Persons – Destination Unknown

Official video of Missing Persons performing Destination Unknown from the album Spring Session M. https://youtu.be/1WDly1Oc_P4?list=PLFQ-GFAv15MuJEJ2hL3hS7FNlhP2rFihQ Life is so strange when you don't know How can you tell where you're going to You can't be sure of any situation Something could change and then you won't know Ask yourself Where do we go from here It seems so all to near Just as far beyond as I can see I still don't know what this all means to me Tell yourself I have nowhere to go I don't know what to do And I don't even know the time of day...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Corey Hart – Sunglasses At Night

Sunglasses At Night became a top ten hit for Corey Hart back in 1983. https://youtu.be/X2LTL8KgKv8 I wear my sunglasses at night So I can, so I can Watch you weave Then breathe your story lines And I wear my sunglasses at night So I can, so I can Keep track of the visions in my eyes While she's deceiving me It cuts my security Has she got control of me I turn to her and say Don't switch the blade On the guy in shades, oh-no Don't masquerade With the guy in shades, oh-no I can't believe it 'Cause you...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Motley Crue – Too Young To Fall In Love

Official music video for 'Too Young To Fall In Love' by Mötley Crüe from the album "Shout At The Devil" https://youtu.be/d25tXdJSedE?list=PL5fRL6A4m-DFddDPJU5Ugr3NRhxrm5GtR You say our love Is like dynamite Open your eyes It's like fire and ice Well, you're killing me Your love's a guillotine Why don't you just set me free? I'm too young (Too young to fall in love) I'm too young (Too young to fall in love) too young to fall in love But I'm too young (Too young to fall in love) I'm too young (Too young to fall in love) ooh, I'm too young (Too young...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Starship – We Built This City

Starship's We Built This City is one of the most equally loved and hated songs from the 80s. Most people either love it or hate with no in-between. However, the song was a #1 hit for the band in the U.S. and charted highly throughout the world. https://youtu.be/K1b8AhIsSYQ?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF   "We Built This City" We built this city We built this city on rock and roll Built this city We built this city on rock and roll Say you don't know me or recognize my face Say you don't care who goes to that kind of place Knee deep in the...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Steve Perry – Oh Sherrie

Oh Sherrie was released as the first single from Steve Perry's first solo album "Street Talk" in 1984. It hit # 1 on the U.S. charts and received heavy airplay on MTV. https://youtu.be/5-WpsdC2-Cc You should've been gone Knowing how I made you feel And I should've been gone After all your words of steel Oh I must've been a dreamer (must've been a dreamer, oh) And I must've been someone else (someone else) And we should've been over (over by now) Oh Sherrie, our love Holds on, holds on Oh Sherrie, our love Holds on, holds on But I want...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Hooters – And We Danced

And We Danced was the first major hit by The Hooters which reached #3 on the rock charts. https://youtu.be/zB1Q-PfUvN0   She was a be-bop baby on a hard day's night. She was hangin' on Johnny , he was holdin' on tight I could feel her coming from a mile away. There was no use talking, there was nothing to say When the band began to play and play. And we danced like a wave on the ocean, romanced We were liars in love and we danced Swept away for a moment by chance And we danced and danced danced. I...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Saga – On The Loose

This Canadian band released the album "World's Apart in 1981 and the single "On The Loose" went all the way to #3 on the U.S. rock charts. https://youtu.be/0PvQskY8QHo One day you feel quite stable The next you're comin' off the wall But I think you should warn me If you start heading for a fall I see the problem start I watch the tension grow I see you keeping it to yourself And then instead of reaching conclusions I see you reaching for something else No one can stop you now Tonight you're on the loose No one to tell...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Juice Newton – Angel Of The Morning

"Angel Of The Morning" from the album simply called "Juice" was released in 1981. The album went gold and earned her a #1 hit for the single. https://youtu.be/HTzGMEfbnAw?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF There'll be no strings to bind your hands Not if my love can't bind your heart. There's no need to take a stand for it was I who chose to start. I see no need to take me home I'm old enough to face the dawn. Just call me angel of the morning, Angel Just touch my cheek before you leave me, baby. Just call me angel of the morning, Angel Then...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Golden Earring – Twilight Zone

Twilight Zone was the only #1 U.S. hit by Golden Earring, which spent 27 weeks on the charts after being released in 1982. Golden earring is also famous for the song "Radar Love". https://youtu.be/wIaaBuGNwNw   Somewhere in a lonely hotel room, there's a guy Starting to realize that eternal fate has turned its back on him It's two A.M. It's two A.M. (It's two A.M.) Fear is gone (fear is gone) I'm sitting here waiting The Gun still warm (the gun still warm) Maybe my connection is tired of taking chances Yeah, there's a storm on the loose Sirens in...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Duran Duran – A View To The Kill

This 1985 single by Duran Duran was featured as the theme song for the James Bond Movie "A View To A Kill" and was the only 007 theme song to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts. https://youtu.be/Fp4CR2HcHLQ Meeting you with a view to a kill Face to face in secret places, feel the chill Nightfall covers me, but you know the plans I'm making Still overseas, could it be the whole Earth opening wide A sacred why, a mystery gaping inside A week is why, until we Dance into the fire That fatal kiss is all we need...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Billy Idol – Dancing With Myself

The video for "Dancing With Myself" was released in 1981 and was directed by Tobe Hooper who is famous for directing "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" and "Poltergeist". https://youtu.be/FG1NrQYXjLU?list=PLqRBE3Br3wllCi6rTVd3eKEb956jDBEfN On the floors of Tokyo A-down in London town's a go go A-with the record selection, And the mirror's reflection, I'm a dancin' with myself A-when there's no one else in sight, A-in crowded lonely night Well, I wait so long for my love vibration And I'm dancing with myself Oh oh, Dancing with a-myself, Oh, oh, dancing with myself Well, there's nothing to lose And there's nothing to prove, well, Dancing...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Men At Work – Who Can It Be Now?

'Who Can It Be Now?' by Men At Work hit No. 1 in the US in October 1982 https://youtu.be/SECVGN4Bsgg?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF   Who can it be knocking at my door? Go 'way, don't come 'round here no more. Can't you see that it's late at night? I'm very tired, and I'm not feeling right. All I wish is to be alone Stay away, don't you invade my home. Best off if you hang outside Don't come in - I'll only run and hide.Who can it be now? Who can it be now? Who can it be now? Who can it be now?...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Kim Carnes – Bette Davis Eyes

Released in 1981, Bette Davis Eyes spent nine non-consecutive weeks on top of the US Billboard Hot 100 and won the Grammy Awards for Song of the Year and Record of the Year https://youtu.be/EPOIS5taqA8?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF Her hair is Harlow gold Her lips a sweet surprise Her hands are never cold She's got Bette Davis eyes She'll turn her music on you You won't have to think twice She's pure as New York snow She got Bette Davis eyes And she'll tease you, she'll unease you All the better just to please you She's precocious, and she knows just what it Takes...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Bangles – Walk Like An Egyptian

"Walk Like An Egyptian" was the band's first number-one single, being certified gold by the RIAA, and became Billboard's number-one song of 1987. https://youtu.be/Cv6tuzHUuuk?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF   All the old paintings on the tombs They do the sand dance don't you know? If they move too quick (oh whey oh) They're falling down like a domino All the bazaar men by the Nile They got the money on a bet Gold crocodiles (oh whey oh) They snap their teeth on your cigarette Foreign types with the hookah pipes say (Whey oh whey oh, ay oh whey oh) Walk like an Egyptian The...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Tubes – She’s A Beauty

https://youtu.be/mQ_k_VG6Syc Step right up and don't be shy Because you will not believe your eyes She's right here behind the glass And you're gonna like her 'Cause she's got class You can look inside another world You get to talk to a pretty girl She's everything you dream about But don't fall in love She's a beauty She's one in a million girls She's a beauty Why would I lie? Why would I lie? You can say anything you like But you can't touch the merchandise She'll give you every penny's worth But it will cost you a dollar first...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Cure – Lullaby

Lullaby is The Cure's highest-ranking single in their home country of the U.K., reaching the number 5 spot! https://youtu.be/sS6t56U9tBg   On candy stripe legs the Spiderman comes Softly through the shadow of the evenin' sun Stealin' past the windows of the blissfully dead Looking for the victim shivering in bed Searchin' out fear in the gathering gloom And suddenly a movement in the corner of the room And there is nothing I can do when I realize with fright That the Spiderman is having me for dinner tonight Quietly he laughs and shaking his head Creeps closer now, closer to...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Oingo Boingo – Weird Science

Taken from the soundtrack from the John Hughes film "Weird Science", this song received heavy airplay on MTV and was a modest hit for Oingo Boing.  Oingo Boingo vocalist Danny Elfman went on to greater fame scoring the soundtracks for movies and TV shows including "The Simpsons". https://youtu.be/Jm-upHSP9KU Weird, ooo! Weird Science Plastic tubes and pots and pans Bits and pieces and Magic from the hand We're makin' Things I've never seen before Behind bolted doors Talent and imagination Not what teacher said to do Makin' dreams come true Living tissue, warm flesh Plastic tubes and pots and pans Bits...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Bobby Brown – My Prerogative

"My Prerogative" is a song by singer Bobby Brown from his second studio album, Don't Be Cruel (1988). It was released on October 11, 1988, as the second single from the album. https://youtu.be/5cDLZqe735k?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF Everybody's talking all this stuff about me Why don't they just let me live? I don't need commission, make my own decisions That's my prerogative They say I'm crazy I really don't care That's my prerogative They say I'm nasty But I don't give a damn Getting girls is how I live Some messy questions Why am I so real? But they don't understand me I really...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Samantha Fox – Touch Me (I Want Your Body)

This British singer, songwriter, actress, and former glamour model began appearing as a topless model on Page 3 of British tabloid newspaper The Sun and continued as a Page 3 girl until 1986. During this time, she became the most popular pin-up girl of her era, as well as one of the most photographed British women of the 1980s. In 1986, she launched a pop music career with her debut single "Touch Me (I Want Your Body)", which peaked at number-one in 17 countries. Fox had three songs reach the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100 including Touch Me...

Spice Up Your Day With “Push It” By Salt-N-Pepa, The 80s Music Video Of The Day

Salt-N-Pepa released their single "Push It" in 1987, which hit number one in three countries. https://youtu.be/vCadcBR95oU?list=PLCQCtoOJpI_DHyuVUNd84_bTtdK1m5fSF Ah, push it Ah, push it (Hit it) Ooh, baby, baby Baby, baby Ooh, baby, baby Baby, baby (get up on this) Ah, push it Ah, push it Ah, push it (get up on this) Ah, push it (Get up on this) Ow baby Salt and Pepa's here Salt, Salt, Salt, Salt and Pepa's here Salt and Pepa's here Salt and Pepa's, Salt and Pepa's , Salt and Pepa's here Salt, Salt, Salt Salt and Pepa's here Now wait a minute, y'all This dance...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Billy Idol – Rebel Yell

In the midnight hour, she cried more, more, more https://youtu.be/VdphvuyaV_I?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF     Last night a little dancer came dancin' to my door Last night a little angel Came pumpin cross my floor She said "Come on baby I got a license for love And if it expires pray help from above" In the midnight hour, she cried more, more, more With a rebel yell, she cried more, more, more In the midnight hour babe more, more, more With a rebel yell more, more, more More, more, more She don't like slavery, she won't sit and beg But when I'm tired...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Romantics – What I Like About You

After signing with Nemperor Records in 1979, The Romantics released their debut LP, recorded in three weeks. Anchored by "That's What I Like About You," "When I Look In Your Eyes" and a cover of Ray Davies' "She's Got Everything," The album is an exemplary pop-rock period piece. The Romantics evoke a youthful portrait, haunting in its innocence, a direct contrast to the tough world they know in Detroit. https://youtu.be/Rqnw5IfbZOU?list=PLHE6dkXvnNgMQd6ogwNOncbWt5V-x5oRF  

80s Music Video Of The Day: Information Society – What’s On Your Mind (Pure Energy)

Information Society is a musical collective that has been recording and performing for over twenty-five years. After emerging from the Minneapolis underground in the mid-1980s, the group stormed onto the national scene with their international cult classic "Running," one of the most influential electro/freestyle tracks of all time. Led by founder/producer Paul Robb, the group went on to release numerous Top 40 hits, notably the No. 1 smash "What's on Your Mind (Pure Energy)," as well as "Walking Away," "Think," and "Peace and Love, Inc.". Numerous national and international tours followed; outside the United States, the group is especially popular...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Frida – I Know There’s Something Going On

Something's Going On is the third solo album by Swedish singer Anni-Frid Lyngstad (Frida), one of the founding members of the Swedish pop group ABBA, and her first album recorded entirely in English. Her previous two albums had been recorded in Swedish. Recorded in 1982 during the final months of ABBA, Something's Going On was first released in September 1982. With sales in excess of 1.5 million copies, it is the best-selling solo record of any of the ABBA members to date. It was produced by Phil Collins who also did drums and backing vocals which gave it a more...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Cars – Drive

You're watching the official music video for The Cars - "Drive" from the album 'Heartbeat City' (1984). "Drive" reached No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was The Cars' biggest international hit. https://youtu.be/xuZA6qiJVfU Who's gonna tell you when It's too late? Who's gonna tell you things Aren't so great? You can't go on Thinking nothing's wrong Who's gonna drive you home Tonight? Who's gonna pick you up When you fall? Who's gonna hang it up When you call? Who's gonna pay attention To your dreams? Who's gonna plug their ears When you scream? You can't go on Thinking nothing's...

80s Music Video Of The Day: EBN OZN – AEIOU Sometimes Y

Ēbn-Ōzn (pronounced EEBEN-OHZEN) was a 1980s New York-based synth-pop duo composed of Ned "Ebn" Liben (synthesizer) and Robert "Ozn" Rosen (organ, vocals). The duo is best known for the 1983 hit single and award-winning music video "AEIOU Sometimes Y". https://youtu.be/1FLVzBjx0r0  

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