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NME's 100 best songs of the 80s

By NME

96 songs

  1. 1.
    Blue Monday '88 - 7" Version; 2015 RemasterNew OrderSingles (Remastered)
    4:110:30
  2. 2.
    Love Will Tear Us Apart - 2010 RemasterJoy DivisionSubstance
    3:240:30
  3. 3.
    How Soon Is Now? - 2011 RemasterThe SmithsHatful of Hollow
    6:480:30
  4. 4.
    Once in a Lifetime - 2005 RemasterTalking HeadsRemain In Light (Deluxe Version)
    4:190:30
  5. 5.
    When Doves CryPrinceWhen Doves Cry
    5:560:30
  6. 6.
    Buffalo StanceNeneh CherryRaw Like Sushi
    5:420:30
  7. 7.
    In Between Days - RemasteredThe CureThe Head On The Door (Deluxe)
    2:570:30
  8. 8.
    4:230:30
  9. 9.
    3:480:30
  10. 10.
    Love Action (I Believe In Love)The Human LeagueDare!
    5:010:30
  11. 11.
    Fools Gold - RemasteredThe Stone RosesThe Stone Roses
    9:540:30
  12. 12.
    3:590:30
  13. 13.
    This Charming Man - 2011 RemasterThe SmithsThe Smiths
    2:420:30
  14. 14.
    It's a Sin - 2001 RemasterPet Shop BoysActually
    4:590:30
  15. 15.
    DebaserPixiesDoolittle
    2:530:30
  16. 16.
    Livin' On A PrayerBon JoviSlippery When Wet
    4:090:30
  17. 17.
    Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'Michael JacksonMichael Jackson's This Is It
    6:020:30
  18. 18.
    Atmosphere - 2010 RemasterJoy DivisionSubstance
    4:090:30
  19. 19.
    Song To The Siren (Remastered)This Mortal CoilIt'll End In Tears (Remastered)
    3:310:30
  20. 20.
    Freak SceneDinosaur Jr.Bug
    3:360:30
  21. 21.
    The Mercy Seat - 2010 Remastered VersionNick Cave & The Bad SeedsTender Prey (2010 Remastered Version)
    7:180:30
  22. 22.
    3:020:30
  23. 23.
    5:190:30
  24. 24.
    4:260:30
  25. 25.
    3:590:30
  26. 26.
    Town Called MaliceThe JamThe Gift
    2:530:30
  27. 27.
    What Have I Done to Deserve This? (with Dusty Springfield) - 2001 RemasterPet Shop Boys, Dusty SpringfieldActually: Further Listening 1987-1988
    4:200:30
  28. 28.
    7:000:30
  29. 29.
    Made of Stone - RemasteredThe Stone RosesThe Stone Roses
    4:140:30
  30. 30.
    5:420:30

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