Only A True 80s Baby Can Recognize These One Hit Wonders. Can You?

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Time to rewind those cassette tapes!

Only a true 80s music lover will be able to name every single one of these one hit wonder 80s tunes by just one line from the lyrics.

 Mar 01, 2019
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You know them and you love them, no matter how much you don't want to admit it! Who doesn't love a one hit wonder? One hit wonders from the 80s are some of the best songs ever written. They're super catchy and gained so much popularity during this decade for a reason. But not every single 80s band was lucky enough to have as long and successful a career as Michael Jackson, Madonna, and more. Every decade, there are a few bands and artists who come out with that one perfect song that's on everybody's lips, and then, for reasons known only to the musical gods, they are never heard from again. The one thing that remains—their songs. Those timeless classics that made the summer better, or your holidays just a little more memorable. How well do you know these bands who graced the charts with just one hit? Can you really name them by just one lyric? Do you remember Come on Eileen” by Dexy’s Midnight Runners, I Ran (So Far Away)” by A Flock of Seagulls, Take On Me” by A-Ha, 867-5309 / Jenny” by Tommy Tutone, Tainted Love” by Soft Cell, Mickey” by Toni Basil, I Melt With You” by Modern English, I Want Candy” by Bow Wow Wow, Too Shy” by Kajagoogoo, Relax” by Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Obsession” by Animotion, She Blinded Me With Science” by Thomas Dolby, Whip It” by Devo, 99 Luftballons” by Nena, Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles, and more? Let's see just how big of an 80s music expert you truly are! We know you have it in you to get a perfect score!