Quiz: Think You Can Name 80 Hits From The 80s By Just One Lyric?

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Are you a certified 80s music scholar?

This quiz will test your knowledge of popular 80s artists from the decade's biggest hit singles! How well do you remember them all?

 Oct 12, 2018
1 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And she's watching him with those eyes and she's loving him with that body, I just know it"
Careless Whispers - Wham!
Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting
Jessie's Girl - Rick Springfield
2 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"At this moment, you mean everything, you in that dress, my thoughts I confess verge on dirty"
Come On Eileen - Dexys Midnight Runners
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go - Wham!
When Doves Cry - Prince
3 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I travel the world and the seven seas, everybody's looking for something"
Nobody Told Me - John Lennon
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) - Eurythmics
Lucky Star - Madonna
4 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"It's the thrill of the fight rising up to the challenge of our rival"
Every Breath You Take - The Police
Ebony And Ivory - Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder
Survivor - Eye of the Tiger
5 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"It's gonna take a lot to drag me away from you, there's nothing that a hundred men or more could ever do"
Pink Houses - John Cougar Mellencamp
Wrapped Around Your Finger - Police
Africa - Toto
6 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"They told him, don't you ever come around here. Don't wanna see your face. You better disappear."
Michael Sembello - Maniac
Beat It - Michael Jackson
Cover Me - Bruce Springsteen
7 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And she said, do you come from a land down under? Where women glow and men plunder?"
Tell Her About It - Billy Joel
She's A Beauty - Tubes
Down Under - Men at Work
8 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Two hearts that beat as one, our lives have just begun"
Dress You Up - Madonna
The Tide Is High - Blondie
Endless Love - Diana Ross and Lionel Richie
9 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"You're the love of my life, of my life, you're my lady, you're my lady"
Lady - Kenny Rogers
Careless Whispers - Wham!
Slow Hand - Pointer Sisters
10 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Tumble outta bed and I stumble to the kitchen"
Angel of the Morning - Juice Newton
9 To 5 - Dolly Parton
California Girls - David Lee Roth
11 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"The best of times are when I'm alone with you"
Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting
The Best Of Times Lyrics - Styx
Dress You Up - Madonna
12 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Celebrate good times, come on"
Born In The USA - Bruce Springsteen
Celebration - Kool and The Gang
Keep On Loving You - REO Speedwagon
13 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Abra abracadabra I wanna reach out and grab ya"
Physical - Olivia Newton-John
Like A Prayer - Madonna
Abracadabra - Steve Miller Band
14 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Oh yeah life goes on, long after the thrill of livin' is gone"
Diamonds And Pearls - Prince
Jack & Diane - John Mellencamp
I Love Rock N' Roll - Joan Jett and The Blackhearts
15 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Maybe I didn't love you quite as often as I could have"
Beat It - Michael Jackson
Always on My Mind - Willie Nelson
Chariots Of Fire - Vangelis
16 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Baby you taught me how good it could be"
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Caught Up In You - 38 Special
Girls Just Want To Have Fun - Cyndi Lauper
17 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Mama used to tell me, girl, you better load your gun up right"
Thriller - Michael Jackson
Back To Black - ACDC
Love Is in Control (Finger on the Trigger) - Donna Summer
18 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"We'll get into grooving, love your body language"
Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics
Let It Whip - Dazz Band
Like A Virgin - Madonna
19 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"'Cause I need you, I'll treat you right, come to me baby, be mine tonight"
Oh, Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Jesse's Girl - Rick Springfield
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
20 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I walk along the avenue I never thought I'd meet a girl like you"
I Ran (So Far Away) - A Flock Of Seagulls
I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
Africa - Toto
21 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"For all the dreams and schemes, people are as they seem"
Thriller - Michael Jackson
Hot In The City - Billy Idol
Every Breath You Take - Sting
22 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"When you show up every night and tell me that you want me but it's complicated"
Hurts So Good - Astrid S
Don't Stop Believin' - Journey
When Doves Cry - Prince
23 of 80Name This 80s Song:
“She says she keeps the upper hand cause she can please her man.”
Still They Ride - Journey
Vacation - The Go-Go’s
That Girl - Stevie Wonder
24 of 80Name This 80s Song:
“It doesn't matter what they say in the jealous games people play.”
Physical - Olivia Newton-John
Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross
Our Lips Are Sealed - The Go-Go’s
25 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Oh-oh, here she comes, watch out boy, she'll chew you up"
Phil Collins - You Can't Hurry Love
Here Comes The Rain Again - Eurythmics
Maneater - Daryl Hall & John Oates
26 of 80Name This 80s Song:
“Let you know girl you're looking good - you're out of sight and alright.”
Let’s Groove - Earth, Wind & Fire
Take It Away - Paul McCartney
Oh No - Commodores
27 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Just a small town girl, livin' in a lonely world."
Comin’ In and Out of Your Life - Barbra Streisand
Don’t Stop Believin - Journey
I Love Rock and Roll - Joan Jett and Blackhearts
28 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I guess I must be dumb, cause you had a pocket full of horses."
Don’t You Want Me - The Human League
Little Red Corvette - Prince
Why Do Fools Fall In Love - Diana Ross
29 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I can have it all, now I'm dancing for my life"
Head Over Heels - Go-Go's
Undercover Of The Night - Rolling Stones
What a Feeling - Irene Cara
30 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And she's dancing like she's never danced before"
Borderline - Madonna
Let's Go Crazy - Prince and The Revolution
Maniac - Michael Sembello
31 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And I need you now tonight, and I need you more than ever"
99 Luftballons - Nena
Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler
Jump - Van Halen
32 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"If you should fall into my arms and tremble like a flower"
Breakdance - Irene Cara
Cum On Feel The Noize - Quiet Riot
Let's Dance - David Bowie
33 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"When I feel my strength, oh, it's almost gone, I remember mama said"
You Can't Hurry Love - Phil Collins
New Moon On Monday - Duran Duran
Magic - Cars
34 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"She's just a girl who claims that I am the one, but the kid is not my son"
Footloose - Kenny Loggins
Mr. Roboto - Styx
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
35 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Oh, can't you see you belong to me, how my poor heart aches with every step you take"
Every Breath You Take - The Police
Thriller - Michael Jackson
The Reflex - Duran Duran
36 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I hear you call my name, and it feels like home"
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! - Cyndi Lauper
Like A Prayer - Madonna
Wanna Dance with Somebody - Whitney Houston
37 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Blond waitresses take their trays, they spin around and they cross the floor"
With Or Without You - U2
Air Tonight - Phil Collins
Walk Like An Egyptian - The Bangles
38 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Kick off your Sunday shoes, Oo-wee, Marie, shake it, shake it for me"
Cruel Summer - Bananarama
Cum On Feel The Noize - Quiet Riot
Footloose - Kenny Loggins
39 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"In the midnight hour she cried, "more, more, more""
Miss Me Blind - Culture Club
Owner Of A Lonely Heart - Yes
Rebel Yell - Billy Idol
40 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And I know, I know, I know, I know, I know, I want you"
Jump - Van Halen
Caribbean Queen - Billy Ocean
I'm So Excited - Pointer Sisters
41 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I made it through the wilderness, somehow I made it through, didn't know how lost I was, until I found you"
Borderline - Madonna
Round And Round - Ratt
Like A Virgin - Madonna
42 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"It's close to midnight and something evil's lurking, in the dark"
Thriller - Michael Jackson
Pink Houses - John Cougar Mellencamp
Wrapped Around Your Finger - Police
43 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"If there's something strange, in your neighborhood, who you gonna call?"
The Glamorous Life - Sheila E.
Ghostbusters - Ray Parker Jr.
Nobody Told Me - John Lennon
44 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Lying in my bed I hear the clock tick, and think of you"
Time After Time - Cyndi Lauper
Hold Me Now - Thompson Twins
Adult Education - Daryl Hall and John Oates
45 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"No New Year's Day to celebrate, no chocolate covered candy hearts to give away"
I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder
Church Of The Poison Mind - Culture Club
Dance Hall Days - Wang Chung
46 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"She's been living in her white bread world, as long as anyone with hot blood can, and now she's looking for a downtown man, that's what I am"
Uptown Girl - Billy Joel
Drive - Cars
Sad Songs (Say So Much) - Elton John
47 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Is it me you're looking for? I can see it in your eyes, I can see it in your smile"
Hello - Lionel Richie
99 Luftballons - Nena
Say Say Say - Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson
48 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"We are young, heartache to heartache, we stand"
Eyes Without A Face - Billy Idol
Love Is A Battlefield - Pat Benatar
Against All Odds - Phil Collins
49 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Maybe you're just like my mother, she's never satisfied, why do we scream at each other, this is what it sounds like"
Lets Go Crazy - Prince and The Revolution
When Doves Cry - Prince
Laura Branigan - Self Control
50 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"The kind you find in a second hand store"
Price of Love - Bad English
Heaven - Warrant
Raspberry Beret - Prince & The Revolution
51 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Don't, don't, don't, don't"
Don't You (Forget About Me) - Simple Minds
Born In The USA - Bruce Springsteen
I'll Be There For You - Bon Jovi
52 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Marconi plays the mambo, listen to the radio, don't you remember"
We Built This City - Starship
Misled - Kool and The Gang
Would I Lie To You? - Eurythmics
53 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"The power of love is a curious thing make a one man weep, make another man sing"
Be Near Me - ABC
The Power of Love - Huey Lewis and the News
No More Lonely Nights - Paul McCartney
54 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And even as I wander, I'm keeping you in sight, you're a candle in the window"
Summer Of '69 - Bryan Adams
Can't Fight This Feeling - REO Speedwagon
I Can't Hold Back - Survivor
55 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"She's the kind of girl you dream of, dream of keeping hold of, you'd better forget it"
Freedom - Wham!
Walking On Sunshine - Katrina and The Waves
Easy Lover - Phil Collins, Philip Bailey
56 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Hey, if we can solve any problem, then why do we lose so many tears"
Every Time You Go Away - Paul Young
Some Like It Hot - Power Station
Valotte - Julian Lennon
57 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"We're talking away I don't know what I'm to say, I'll say it anyway"
Solid - Ashford and Simpson
Take On Me - A-ha
Angel - Madonna
58 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"You put the boom boom into my heart, you send my soul sky high when your lovin' starts"
Method Of Modern Love - Daryl Hall and John Oates
I'm On Fire - Bruce Springsteen
Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go - Wham!
59 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I see you through the smokey air, can't you feel the weight of my stare"
Lay Your Hands On Me - Thompson Twins
Crazy for You - Madonna
Who's Holding Donna Now - Debarge
60 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Now look at them yo-yo's that's the way you do it"
Lonely Ol' Night - John Cougar Mellencamp
What About Love - Heart
Money for Nothing - Dire Straits
61 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Well just gimme a kiss, ooh, a-like this!"
Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C.
Take My Breath Away - Berlin
Papa Don't Preach - Madonna
62 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Shake it up is all that we know, using the bodies up as we go"
Do What You Do - Jermaine Jackson
Jungle Love - Time
Out of Touch - Hall & Oates
63 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Shot through the heart, and you're to blame, darling"
Live to Tell - Madonna
When I Think Of You - Janet Jackson
You Give Love A Bad Name - Bon Jovi
64 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I wanna feel the heat with somebody"
Little Lies - Fleetwood Mac
Come Go With Me - Expose
I Wanna Dance with Somebody - Whitney Houston
65 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I wanna love you, wanna hug you, wanna squeeze you too"
Born In The USA - Bruce Springsteen
Who's Zoomin' Who - Aretha Franklin
I Feel For You - Chaka Khan
66 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I wish it was Sunday 'cause that's my fun day, my I don't have to run day"
Manic Monday - Bangles
That's What Friends Are For - Dionne and Friends
How Will I Know - Whitney Houston
67 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Tommy used to work on the docks, union's been on strike"
Livin' on a Prayer - Bon Jovi
When Smokey Sings - ABC
The Finer Things - Steve Winwood
68 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"In my life there's been heartache and pain, I don't know if I can face it again"
I Want to Know What Love Is - Foreigner
Penny Lover - Lionel Richie
Fortress Around Your Heart - Sting
69 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I'll drive a million miles to be with you tonight, so if you're feeling low turn up your radio"
Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C.
Everybody Have Fun Tonight - Wang Chung
Small Town - John Cougar Mellencamp
70 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"There is freedom within, there is freedom without"
Jacob's Ladder - Huey Lewis and The News
Don't Dream It's Over - Crowded House
Who's That Girl - Madonna
71 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I feel so unsure, as I take your hand and lead you to the dance floor"
All She Wants To Do Is Dance - Don Henley
Dress You Up - Madonna
Careless Whispers - Wham!
72 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I have a tale to tell, sometimes it gets so hard to hide it well"
Stuck with You - Huey Lewis and the News
Live to Tell - Madonna
When I Think Of You - Janet Jackson
73 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Through the storm we reach the shore"
U Got The Look - Prince
With or Without You - U2
Control - Janet Jackson
74 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I know you're going to be upset 'cause I was always your little girl, but you should know by now I'm not a baby"
Everybody Have Fun Tonight - Wang Chung
Stuck with You - Huey Lewis and the News
Papa Don't Preach - Madonna
75 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"Someone to hear your prayers"
Personal Jesus - Depeche Mode
I Ran - A Flock Of Seagulls
Who's Zoomin' Who - Aretha Franklin
76 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"If I could find a way, I'd take back those words that'd hurt you, and you'd stay"
Can't Fight This Feeling - REO Speedwagon
I'm On Fire - Bruce Springsteen
If I Could Turn Back Time - Cher
77 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"I have spoken with the tongue of angels, I have held end of the velvet"
Who Will You Run Too - Heart
Just To See Her - Smokey Robinson
I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For - U2
78 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"So hurry up and bring your jukebox money"
Who's Holding Donna Now - Debarge
Summer Of '69 - Bryan Adams
Love Shack -The B-52's
79 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"And that's why I love you, so don't be afraid to let them show"
Walk This Way - Run-D.M.C.
True Colors - Cyndi Lauper
Small Town - John Cougar Mellencamp
80 of 80Name This 80s Song:
"No, I never felt like this before yes I swear it's the truth and I owe it all to you"
Ballerina Girl - Lionel Richie
Meet Me Half Way - Kenny Loggins
(I've Had) The Time of My Life - Jennifer Warnes, Bill Medley
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