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REDISCOVER THE '80s: One-Hit Wonders

One-Hit Wonders found fame in the ‘80s: videos put them on TV, their music made them memorable.

49 songs (3 hours and 32 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Hey Mickey
Toni Basil - Hey Mickey
4:12
2
Take on Me
A-Ha - Hunting High and Low (Deluxe Edition)
3:48
3
I Ran (So Far Away)
A Flock Of Seagulls - A Flock Of Seagulls
5:06
4
Come On Eileen
Dexys Midnight Runners - Too Rye Ay
4:33
5
Walking On Sunshine
Katrina & The Waves - Katrina & The Waves
3:58
6
Tainted Love
Soft Cell - The Very Best of Soft Cell
2:42
7
Jessie's Girl
Rick Springfield - Made in America
3:12
8
Just a Friend
Biz Markie - Just A Friend - EP [Explicit]
3:58
9
Maniac (From "Flashdance")
Michael Sembello - Soundtrack Smashes #1's
4:07
10
Your Love
The Outfield - Big Innings: The Best Of The Outfield
3:43
11
(I Just) Died In Your Arms
Cutting Crew - Broadcast
4:40
12
Somebody's Watching Me (Single Version)
Rockwell - Scream
3:57
13
Bust A Move
Young MC - The Replacements (Music From The Motion Picture)
4:25
14
Video Killed The Radio Star
The Buggles - The Age Of Plastic
4:13
15
True (2003 Remaster)
Spandau Ballet - The Albums 1980-84
6:33
16
Don't Worry Be Happy
Bobby McFerrin - The Best Of Bobby McFerrin
4:51
17
Break My Stride
Matthew Wilder - I Don't Speak The Language
3:04
18
99 Luftballons
Nena, Nena Kerner, Rolf Brendel, Carlo Karges, Jurgen Dehmel & Uwe Fahrenkrog Petersen - 99 Luftballons
3:52
19
You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)
Dead Or Alive - Keep Fit [Clean]
3:18
20
It's Raining Men (Single Version)
The Weather Girls - It's Raining Men [Clean]
3:32
21
Funkytown (Single Version)
Lipps Inc. - Don't Worry [Explicit]
7:48
22
It's My Life (1997 Remastered Version)
Talk Talk - It's My Life
3:53
23
The Safety Dance
Men Without Hats - Greatest
2:44
24
Black Velvet
Alannah Myles - Alannah Myles
4:47
25
The Lady In Red
Chris De Burgh - 20th Century Masters : The Best Of Chris De Burgh
4:17
26
Just the Two of Us
Grover Washington, Jr. - Winelight
7:23
27
Genius Rap (7" Single Version)
Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde - Giant Single: Profile Records Rap Anthology [Explicit]
4:40
28
Missing You
John Waite - No Brakes
4:29
29
St. Elmos Fire (Man In Motion)
John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire - Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
4:11
30
It Takes Two
Rob Base & DJ EZ Rock - It Takes Two
5:00
31
I Want Candy
Bow Wow Wow - Love, Peace & Harmony The Best Of Bow Wow Wow
2:41
32
Pass The Dutchie
Musical Youth - Anthology
3:25
33
Major Tom (Coming Home)
Peter Schilling - The Different Story (World Of Lust And Crime)
5:01
34
The Promise
When In Rome - When In Rome
3:40
35
Toy Soldiers
Martika - Toy Soldiers: The Best Of Martika
4:19
36
Top Billin (Acapella)
Audio Two - What More Can I Say
2:55
37
Oh Yeah
Yello - Essential Yello
3:07
38
Relax
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome
3:56
39
Too Shy
Kajagoogoo - White Feathers
3:41
40
Party All the Time
Eddie Murphy - 80s 100 Hits
3:57
41
Genius Of Love
Tom Tom Club - Tom Tom Club - Deluxe Edition
5:39
42
Cars (Remastered 2009)
Gary Numan - The Pleasure Principle (Expanded Edition)
3:57
43
I Can't Wait
Nu Shooz - Poolside
5:26
44
Obsession
Animotion - Top Of The Pops 1985 - 1989
5:37
45
I Melt with You
Modern English - After the Snow
4:11
46
Voices Carry
'Til Tuesday - '80s Pop Hits
4:20
47
In a Big Country
Big Country - Dom Hemingway
4:43
48
She Blinded Me With Science
Thomas Dolby - Retrospectacle - The Best Of Thomas Dolby
3:41
49
Turning Japanese
The Vapors - Turning Japanese - Best Of The Vapors
3:45