Susan Sarandon: 1988 | 2017

Check out this video. It includes the top 20 songs from the 80s, according to Billboard.

It is interesting that 18 of the 20 songs peaked from 1980 to 1983.

According to Billboard,

Songs are ranked based on an inverse point system, with weeks at No. 1 earning the greatest value and weeks at No. 100 earning the least. To ensure equitable representation of the biggest hits across multiple decades, time frames are weighted to account for fluctuating chart turnover rates due to different methodologies utilized.

If you’re missing any of these songs from your collection, you will find iTunes links below. Enjoy!

20) Lionel Richie: All Night Long (All Night)

19) Lionel Richie: Say You, Say Me

18) Michael Jackson: Bille Jean

17) Steve Miller Band: Abracadabra

16) Diana Ross: Upside Down

15) Dionne & Friends: That’s What Friends Are For

14) Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder: Ebony and Ivory

13) Joan Jett & The Blackhearts: I Love Rock ‘n Roll *

12) John Lennon: (Just Like) Starting Over

11) J. Geils Band: Centerfold

10) Kenny Rogers: Lady

9) Blondie: Call Me

8) Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson: Say Say Say

7) Queen: Another One Bites the Dust

6) Irene Cara: Flashdance… What a Feeling

5) The Police: Every Breath You Take

4) Survivor: Eye of the Tiger

3) Diana Ross and Lionel Richie: Endless Love

2) Kim Carnes: Bette Davis Eyes

1) Olivia Newton-John: Physical

* Song is not available on iTunes; Amazon link provided.

It seems that Molly Ringwald didn’t feel pretty in her pink prom dress from Pretty In Pink.


…I signed off on the design. Weeks later, when I saw the dress for the first time, I burst into tears. The only thing I liked, and even vaguely remembered from the consultation, was the halter neckline. The puffy sleeves and inverted-triangle, sacklike silhouette confounded me, but it was too late to change it.

She went on to say,

If I’d had it my way, I would have burned the dress on the Paramount back lot as soon as they yelled the last “Cut! Print!”

[Source: Teen Vogue]

Material Girl, Madonna… peaked at #2


We Got the Beat, Go-Go’s… peaked at #2

Hungry Like the Wolf, Duran Duran… peaked at #3


Girls Just Want to Have Fun, Cyndi Lauper… peaked at #2


Born in the U.S.A., Bruce Springsteen… peaked at #9


Express Yourself, Madonna… peaked at #2


I Want Your Sex, George Michael… peaked at #2


Manic Monday, Bangles… peaked at #2


Purple Rain, Prince… peaked at #2


Thriller, Michael Jackson… peaked at #4

Three Amigos was released on December 12, 1986. The amigos, played by Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, and Martin Short, are three silent film stars who are mistaken for real heroes by the suffering people of a small Mexican village and must find a way to live up to their reputation.

The American western comedy film was directed by John Landis and written by Lorne Michaels, Steve Martin, and Randy Newman.