OK I have about 250 different CDs that pertain just to the 80s whether they are full albums or compilations or soundtracks.
With that said, this boxset was STILL A MUST TO HAVE!
7 discs 142 songs hours and hours of pure pop pleasure!
Here's a Breakdown:
British 80s New Wave:
Dead or Alive, Duran Duran, Culture Club, Wang Chung, The Vapors, Madness, Eurythmics, so much more!
Hall and Oates, Rick Springfield, Foreignor, Night Ranger, Scandel, Stray Cats, etc.
Killer Movie Tunes:
Tunes from Beverly Hills Cop, Empire Strikes Back, Breakfast Club, Flashdance, American Gigilo, and more!
Scorpions, Queen, Quiet Riot, Twisted Sister, and more rock!
Canada: Bryan Adams, Corey Hart, etc.
Austrailia: Men at Work, INXS, Crowded House, etc.
Eastern Europe: Nena, Jan Hammer, and more.
Scotland: Big Country, Simple Minds.
Classic TV Themes:
Miami Vice, Hill Street Blues and Greatest American Hero.
Laid Back, Kurtis Blow, Run-DMC, Timex Social Club, etc.
The Novelty Hits:
Billy Crystal (his song is still Marvelous), Pac Man Fever,
Frank Zappa with Moon Unit with that gnarly tune like omygod.
Art of Noise featuring the novel digital MC, Max Headroom.
R&B in the 1980s:
Billy Ocean, Pointer Sisters, New Edition, DeBarge, Deniece Williams and other greats!
Songs for Sunshiny Days:
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun, Walking on Sunshine, Don't Worry Be Happy, Sailing, Everybody Have Fun Tonight and more!
Plus you get a fantastic book with an Eighties timline as well as more info about each artist in the collection!! Lots of pics and info to while away the hours.
The package is beautiful and the selection well picked! This could be an heirloom! Your very own 80s pop culture time capsule!
So go buy it now!! Play Ms. Pacman, and learn to breakdance!!