Quiz: Can You Actually Name All 26 Of These Hit 80s Songs By One Line?

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"You put the boom boom into my heart!"

Can You Name These Hit 80s Songs By One Line? Songs like "Like A Virgin" by Madonna, "Doves Cry" by Prince,""Rebel Yell" by Billy Idol and more!

 May 12, 2018
1 of 26Pick your answer!
"You put the boom boom into my heart, you send my soul sky high when your lovin' starts"
"Angel" - Madonna
"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" - Wham!
"I'm On Fire" - Bruce Springsteen
2 of 26Pick your answer!
"We're talking away, I don't know what I'm to say, I'll say it anyway"
"Take On Me" - A-ha
"Easy Lover" - Phil Collins
"Walking On Sunshine" - Katrina and The Waves
3 of 26Pick your answer!
"In my life there's been heartache and pain, I don't know if I can face it again"
"Fortress Around Your Heart" - Sting
"I Want to Know What Love Is" - Foreigner
"I Feel For You" - Chaka Khan
4 of 26Pick your answer!
"It's my own desire, it's my own remorse, help me to decide"
"Out of Touch" - Hall & Oates
"Everybody Wants to Rule the World" - Tears for Fears
"Jungle Love" - Time
5 of 26Pick your answer!
"The power of love is a curious thing make a one man weep, make another man sing"
"Freedom" - Wham!
"The Power of Love" - Huey Lewis and the News
"Love Will Tear Us Apart" - Joy Division
6 of 26Pick your answer!
"We are young, heartache to heartache, we stand"
"Hello" - Lionel Richie
"Love Is A Battlefield" - Pat Benatar
"Eyes Without A Face" - Billy Idol
7 of 26Pick your answer!
"I see you through the smokey air, can't you feel the weight of my stare"
"California Girls" - David Lee Roth
"What About Love" - Heart
"Crazy for You" - Madonna
8 of 26Pick your answer!
"Lying in my bed I hear the clock tick, and think of you"
"You Spin Me Round" - Dead Or Alive
"Lucky Star" - Madonna
"Time After Time" - Cyndi Lauper
9 of 26Pick your answer!
"I'll stop the world and melt with you, you've seen the difference and it's getting better all the time"
"Truly" - Lionel Richie
"Melt With You" - Modern English
"Up Where We Belong" - Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
10 of 26Pick your answer!
"Sometimes I feel I've got to, run away I've got to, get away, from the pain that you drive into the heart of me"
"Jack & Diane" - John Mellencamp
"Hard to Say I’m Sorry" - Chicago
"Tainted Love" - The Eurythmics
11 of 26Pick your answer!
"It's gonna take a lot to take me away from you, there's nothing that a hundred men or more could ever do"
"Call Me" - Blondie
"Crazy Little Thing Called Love" - Queen
"Africa" - Toto
12 of 26Pick your answer!
'We don't need no education , we don't need no thought control"
"Another Brick in the Wall (Part II)" - Pink Floyd
"Jessie’s Girl" - Rick Springfield
"Mickey" - Toni Basil
13 of 26Pick your answer!
"An' I could tell it wouldn't be long, till he was with me, yeah me, singin'"
"I Love Rock n’ Roll" - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
"Tell Her About It" - Billy Joel
"The One That You Love" - Air Supply
14 of 26Pick your answer!
"Risin' up, back on the street, did my time, took my chances"
"Eye of the Tiger" - Survivor
"Abracadabra" - The Steve Miller Band
"Who Can It Be Now?" - Men at Work
15 of 26Pick your answer!
"Too-ra-loo-ra, too-ra-loo-rye, aye"
"Come On Eileen" - Dexys Midnight Runners
"Mickey" - Toni Basil
"Total Eclipse of the Heart" - Bonnie Tyler
16 of 26Pick your answer!
"Oh here she comes, watch out boy she'll chew you up "
"Maneater" - Hall & Oates
"Down Under" - Men at Work
"Flashdance . . . What A Feelin" - Irene Cara
17 of 26Pick your answer!
"Every move you make , every bond you break, every step you take, I'll be watching you.
"Every Breath You Take" - Police
"Where Do Broken Hearts Go" - Whitney Houston
"Seasons Change" - Exposé
18 of 26Pick your answer!
"If you say run, I'll run with you, if you say hide, we'll hide"
"So Emotional" - Whitney Houston
"Let’s Dance" - David Bowie
"Come On Eileen" - Dexys Midnight Runners
19 of 26Pick your answer!
"They told him, 'Don't you ever come around here, don't wanna see your face. You better disappear.'"
"Groovy Kind Of Love" - Phil Collins
"Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car" - Billy Ocean
"Beat It" - Michael Jackson
20 of 26Pick your answer!
"Welcome to your life, there's no turning back, even while we sleep, we will find you"
"Kokomo" - The Beach Boys
"Everybody Wants To Rule The World" - Tears For Fears
"Look Away" - Chicago
21 of 26Pick your answer!
"Foreign types with the hookah pipes say, ay oh whey oh, ay oh whey oh"
"Foolish Beat" - Debbie Gibson
"Walk Like an Egyptian" - The Bangles
"Love Bites" - Def Leppard
22 of 26Pick your answer!
"She says, 'we've gotta hold on to what we've got. It doesn't make a difference if we make it or not'"
"The Flame" - Cheap Trick
"Where Do Broken Hearts Go" - Whitney Houston
"Livin’ On a Prayer" - Bon Jovi
23 of 26Pick your answer!
"Here's a little song I wrote, you might want to sing it note for note"
"Sweet Child O’ Mine" - Guns N’ Roses
"Don’t Worry Be Happy" - Bobby McFerrin
"Heaven Is a Place On Earth" - Belinda Carlisle
24 of 26Pick your answer!
"Well I guess it would be nice, if I could touch your body, I know not everybody, has got a body like you"
"The Way You Make Me Feel"- Michael Jackson
"Man In The Mirror" - Michael Jackson
"Faith" - George Michael
25 of 26Pick your answer!
"Just like every night has its dawn, just like every cowboy sings his sad, sad song"
"Red Red Wine" - UB40
"Lost In Your Eyes" - Debbie Gibson
"Every Rose Has Its Thorn" - Poison
26 of 26Pick your answer!
"I can't stop the way I feel, things you do don't seem real, tell me what you've got in mind, 'cause we're running out of time"
"We Didn’t Start The Fire" - Billy Joel
"She Drives Me Crazy" - Fine Young Cannibals
"Hangin’ Tough" - New Kids On The Block
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