Music Meme

The rules:
A.) Go to musicoutfitters.com

B.) Enter the year you graduated from high school in the search function and get the list of 100 most popular songs of that year

C.) Bold the songs you like, strike through the ones you don’t like, and  ??? for the ones you don’t remember.

1986  is the year I graduated so here goes:

1. That’s What Friends Are For, Dionne Warwick, Elton John, and Gladys Knight
2. Say You, Say Me, Lionel Richie
3. I Miss You, Klymaxx
4. On My Own , Patti Labelle and Michael McDonald

5. Broken Wings, Mr. Mister
6. How Will I Know, Whitney Houston

7. Party All The Time, Eddie Murphy
8. Burning Heart, Survivor

9. Kyrie, Mr. Mister
10. Addicted To Love, Robert Palmer
11. Greatest Love Of All, Whitney Houston
12. Secret Lovers, Atlantic Starr

13. Friends And Lovers, Carl Anderson and Gloria Loring ???
14. Glory Of Love, Peter Cetera
15. West End Girls, Pet Shop Boys
16. There’ll Be Sad Songs, Billy Ocean
17. Alive And Kicking, Simple Minds
18. Never, Heart
19. Kiss, Prince and The Revolution
20. Higher Love, Steve Winwood

21. Stuck With You, Huey Lewis and The News
22. Holding Back The Years, Simply Red
23. Sledgehammer, Peter Gabriel

24. Sara, Starship
25. Human, Human League
26. I Can’t Wait, Nu Shooz

27. Take My Breath Away, Berlin
28. Rock Me Amadeus, Falco
29. Papa Don’t Preach, Madonna
30. You Give Love A Bad Name, Bon Jovi

31. When The Going Gets Tough, Billy Ocean
32. When I Think Of You, Janet Jackson
33. These Dreams, Heart

34. Don’t Forget Me (When I’m Gone), Glass Tiger ???
35. Live To Tell, Madonna
36. Mad About You, Belinda Carlisle
37. Something About You, Level 42
38. Venus, Bananarama
39. Dancing On The Ceiling, Lionel Richie
40. Conga, Miami Sound Machine

41. True Colors, Cyndi Lauper
42. Danger Zone, Kenny Loggins
43. What Have You Done For Me Lately, Janet Jackson
44. No One Is To Blame, Howard Jones

45. Let’s Go All The Way, Sly Fox  ???
46. I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On, Robert Palmer
47. Words Get In The Way, Miami Sound Machine
48. Manic Monday, Bangles
49. Walk Of Life, Dire Straits
50. Amanda, Boston

51. Two Of Hearts, Stacey Q ???
52. Crush On You, Jets
53. If You Leave, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
54. Invisible Touch, Genesis
55. The Sweetest Taboo, Sade
56. What You Need, INXS

57. Talk To Me, Stevie Nicks ???
58. Nasty, Janet Jackson
59. Take Me Home Tonight, Eddie Money
60. We Don’t Have To Take Our Clothes Off, Jermaine Stewart
61. All Cried Out, Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam With Full Force
62. Your Love, Outfield

63. I’m Your Man, Wham! ???
64. Perfect Way, Scritti Politti
65. Living In America, James Brown
66. R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A., John Cougar Mellencamp
67. Who’s Johnny, El Debarge
68. Word Up, Cameo

69. Why Can’t This Be Love, Van Halen ???
70. Silent Running, Mike + The Mechanics  ???
71. Typical Male, Tina Turner ???
72. Small Town, John Cougar Mellencamp
73. Tarzan Boy, Baltimora ???
74. All I Need Is A Miracle, Mike + The Mechanics
75. Sweet Freedom, Michael McDonald

76. True Blue, Madonna
77. Rumors, Timex Social Club

78. Life In A Northern Town, Dream Academy
79. Bad Boy, Miami Sound Machine ???
80. Sleeping Bag, ZZ Top ???
81. Tonight She Comes, Cars
82. Love Touch, Rod Stewart
83. A Love Bizarre, Sheila E.
84. Throwing It All Away, Genesis

85. Baby Love, Regina ???
86. Election Day, Arcadia ???
87. Nikita, Elton John
88. Take Me Home, Phil Collins
89. Walk This Way, Run-D.M.C.
90. Sweet Love, Anita Baker
91. Your Wildest Dreams, Moody Blues

92. Spies Like Us, Paul McCartney ???
93. Object Of My Desire, Starpoint ???
94. Dreamtime, Daryl Hall ???
95. Tender Love, Force M.D.’s
96. King For A Day, Thompson Twins

97. Love Will Conquer All, Lionel Richie ???
98. A Different Corner, George Michael ???
99. I’ll Be Over You, Toto ???
100. Go Home, Stevie Wonder ???

The ones I’ve bolded, I can remember the all the lyrics to almost all of those songs…..  Is it any wonder that I cannot remember stuff now?

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