Can You Recognize These '80s Songs From The First Line?

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"It's close to midnight and something evil's lurking in the dark..." - Michael Jackson, "Thriller"

Take this trivia quiz to see how well you are able to recognize these 1980s hit songs simply by knowing the first line of the song.

 Dec 18, 2015

1 of 25What song is this?

"They told him, "Don't you ever come around here."
"I Want Candy" by Bow Wow Wow
"I Know A Guy" by Blink 182
"Beat It" by Michael Jackson

2 of 25What song is this?

"Take me out tonight..."
"How Soon Is Now" by The Smiths
"I Know It's Over" by The Smiths
"There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" by The Smiths

3 of 25What song is this?

"She was more like a beauty queen from a movie scene"
"Rebel Yell" by Billy Idol
"Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson
"Tiny Dancer" by Elton John

4 of 25What song is this?

"Just a small town girl"
"Don't Stop Believin" - Journey
"Come On Eileen" by Dexy's Midnight Runners
"With or Without You" by U2

5 of 25What song is this?

"Tommy used to work on the docks"
"Livin' On A Prayer" by Bon Jovi
"Borderline" by Madonna
"Like A Virgin" by Madonna

6 of 25What song is this?

"Darken the city, night is a wire..."
"Rio" by Duran Duran
"Hungry Like The Wolf" by Duran Duran
"The Reflex" by Duran Duran

7 of 25What song is this?

"Dig if you will a picture..."
"When Doves Cry" by Prince
"Raspberry Beret" by Prince
"Purple Rain" by Prince

8 of 25What song is this?

"Clock strikes upon the hour"
"Like A Virgin" - Madonna
"Unicorns" - Paul Simon
"I Want To Dance With Somebody" - Whitney Houston

9 of 25What song is this?

"Every breath you take"
"Almost Blue" - Elvis Costello
"Every breath you take" - The Police
'I Want You" - Elvis Costello

10 of 25What song is this?

"Poor old Johnny Ray"
"Book Of Dreams" - Bruce Springsteen
"Come One Eileen" - Dexys Midnight Runners
"Long Walk Home" - Bruce Springsteen

11 of 25What song is this?

"We're talking away I don't know what"
"We Care A Lot" - Faith No More
"Jump" - Dave Lee Roth
"Take On Me" - A-ha

12 of 25What song is this?

"I come home in the morning light"
"Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" - Cyndi Lauper
"Theme From S'Express" - Mark Moore
"Time After Time" - Cyndi Lauper

13 of 25What song is this?

"I made it through the wilderness"
"Like A Virgin" - Madonna
"Hit The North" - Mark E Smith
"Rip It Up" - Orange Juice

14 of 25What song is this?

"Love is like a bomb, baby, c'mon get it on"
"Teen Age Riot" - Teen Age Riot
"Master Of Puppets" - James Hetfield
"Pour Some Sugar On Me" - Def Leppard

15 of 25What song is this?

"See the stone set in your eyes"
"With Or Without You" - U2
""Never Let Me Down Again" - Depeche Mode
"White Line (Don't Don't Do It)" - Grandmaster Flash

16 of 25What song is this?

"You put the boom-boom into my heart"
"Run To The Hills" - Iron Maiden
"Can't Be Sure" - The Sundays
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" - Wham!

17 of 25What song is this?

"She's got a smile that seems to me"
"Beat Dis'" - Bomb The Bass
"Sweet Child O' Mine" - Guns N' Roses
"Pretty In Pink" - Furs

18 of 25What song is this?

"Sweet dreams are made of this"
"Pacific Slate" - Graham Massey
"Sweet Dreams" - Eurythmics
"Back To Life" - Soul II Soul

19 of 25What song is this?

"Let's dance put on your red shoes and dance the blues"
"Let's Dance" - David Bowie
"Hallelujah" - Happy Mondays
"Back In Black" AC/DC

20 of 25What song is this?

"Jessie is a friend,"
"There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" - The Smiths
"Like A Prayer" - Madonna
"Jesse's Girl" - Rick Springfield

21 of 25What song is this?

"I don't know where I'm goin'"
"Ashes To Ashes" - David Bowie
"Fairytale Of New York" - The Pogues
"Here I Go Again" - White Snake

22 of 25What song is this?

"Ah, push it"
"Push It Real Good" - N.W.A
"Push It" - Salt-N-Pepa
'Push It Good" - Joy Division

23 of 25What song is this?

"And you can dance For inspiration"
"Into The Groove" - Madonna
"When Doves Cry" - Prince
"Buffalo Stance" - Neneh Cherry

24 of 25What song is this?

"Risin' up, back on the street"
"Eye Of The Tiger" - Survivor
"Ghost Town" - Talking Heads
"Ghost Town" - The Smiths

25 of 25What song is this?

"Papa I know you're going to be upset"
"Papa Don't Preach" - Madonna
"Once In A Lifetime" - Talking Heads
"Love Will Tear Us Apart" - Joy Division
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