WLIR Top 200 Songs of the 1980's (Date Unknown)

1. U2 - Pride (In the Name of Love)

2. Modern English - I Melt With You

3. Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough

4. New Order - Blue Monday

5. U2 - Bad

6. Soft Cell - Tainted Love

7. Billy Idol - White Wedding

8. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

9. U2 - I Will Follow

10. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go?

11. Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)

12. Erasure - Oh L'Amour

13. U2 - New Year's Day

14. Depeche Mode - People are People

15. The Cure - In Between Days

16. The Romantics - What I Like About You

17. Talking Heads - Burning Down the House

18. Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself

19. The Police - Don't Stand So Close to Me

20. Alphaville - Forever Young

21. U2 - Two Hearts Beat as One

22. Talk Talk - It's My Life

23. Depeche Mode - Route 66

24. The Clash - Rock the Casbah

25. Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

26. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

27. Erasure - A Little Respect

28. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

29. R.E.M. - It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

30. OMD - If You Leave

31. Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

32. Midnight Oil - Beds Are Burning

33. INXS - What You Need

34. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

35. David Bowie - Modern Love

36. U2 - With or Without You

37. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumours

38. The Cure - The Lovecats

39. Blondie - Call Me

40. Tears for Fears - Head Over Heels

41. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

42. Squeeze - Pulling Mussels (From a Shell)

43. Peter Gabriel - Big Time

44. The Police - Every Breath You Take

45. Yaz - Situation

46. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

47. The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket

48. U2 - The Unforgettable Fire

49. The Cure - Let's Go to Bed

50. Tears for Fears - Shout

51. Madness - Our House

52. David Bowie - Let's Dance

53. The B-52's - Love Shack

54. The Human League - Don't You Want Me

55. Simple Minds - Alive and Kicking

56. A Flock of Seagulls - I Ran

57. Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better

58. Depeche Mode - Everything Counts

59. Squeeze - Tempted

60. U2 - Everlasting Love

61. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

62. Psychedelic Furs - Heartbeat

63. INXS - original Sin

64. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

65. R.E.M. - The One I Love

66. New Order - True Faith

67. The Police - King of Pain

68. The Cure - Love Song

69. Flesh for Lulu - I Go Crazy

70. Stephen 'Tin Tin' Duffy - Kiss Me

71. Psychedelic Furs - Pretty in Pink

72. Howard Jones - Everlasting Love

73. The Go-Go's - We Got the Beat

74. U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

75. Devo - Whip It

76. Joe Jackson - stepping Out

77. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy

78. The Pretenders - Back on the Chain Gang

79. Peter Gabriel - Shock the Monkey

80. General Public - Tenderness

81. INXS - New Sensation

82. Adam Ant - Goody Two Shoes

83. Howard Jones - What is Love?

84. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax

85. The Cure - Close to Me

86. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come on Eileen

87. Joan Jett - Bad Reputation

88. ABC - Be Near Me

89. U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name

90. UB40 - Red Red Wine

91. The B-52's - Party Out of Bounds

92. Love and Rockets - So Alive

93. The Police - Every Little Thing She Does is Magic

94. Blondie - Rapture

95. U2 - Desire

96. Peter Schilling - Major Tom

97. Thompson Twins - Lies

98. David Bowie - Ashes to Ashes

99. Q-Feel - Dancing in Heaven

100. The Pretenders - Middle of the Road

101. INXS - Need You Tonight

102. Yaz - Only You

103. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

104. Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf

105. Billy Idol - Eyes Without a Face

106. Camouflage - The Great Commandment

107. The Cure - A Night Like This

108. Big Country - In a Big Country

109. The Smiths - Ths Charming Man

110. New Order - Shellshock

111. Echo & the Bunnymen - Bring on the Dancing Horses

112. Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now

113. ABC - The Look of Love

114. INXS - This Time

115. Talking Heads - And She Was

116. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

117. U2 - Angel of Harlem

118. Depeche Mode - Master and Servant

119. The Fixx - One Things Leads to Another

120. Ministry - Every Day is Like Halloween

121. Love and Rockets - Ball of Confusion

122. The Cure - Jumping Someone Else's Train

123. Billy Idol - Mony Mony

124. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World

125. R.E.M. - Stand

126. Pet Shop Boys - Always on My Mind

127. David Bowie - Fashion

128. Yaz - Don't Go

129. INXS - Listen Like Thieves

130. David Bowie - China Girl

131. Adam & the Ants - Antmusic

132. Morrissey - Suedehead

133. Peter Godwin - Images of Heaven

134. Public Image Ltd. - Rise

135. XTC - Dear God

136. The Vapors - Turning Japanese

137. Psychedelic Furs - The Ghost in You

138. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

139. Erasure - Sometimes

140. Duran Duran - Planet Earth

141. U2 - Gloria

142. OMD - Enola Gay

143. Talking Heads - Wild Wild Life

144. The Bangles - Hazy shade of winter

145. INXS - Never Tear Us Apart

146. The Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out

147. The B-52's - Private Idaho

148. Heaven 17 - Let Me Go

149. New Order - The Perfect Kiss

150. Roxy Music - Avalon

151. Madness - One Step Beyond

152. When in Rome - The Promise

153. The Clash - This is Radio Clash

154. Thompson Twins - Doctor Doctor

155. Falco - Der Kommisar

156. Talking Heads - This Must Be the Place

157. Psychedelic Furs - Heartbreak Beat

158. 10,000 Maniacs - What's the Matter Here

159. Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again

160. The Alarm - The Stand

161. Sting - Fortress Around Your Heart

162. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

163. Tears for Fears - Mad World

164. The Go-Go's - Our Lips Are Sealed

165. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Every Day I Write the Book

166. Duran Duran - Girls on Film

167. The Smiths - The Boy With the Thorn in His Side

168. The Police - Spirits in the Material World

169. B-Movie - Nowhere Girl

170. The Cars - Since You're Gone

171. Erasure - who Needs Love Like That

172. Queen/David Bowie - Under Pressure

173. The Clash - The Magnificent Seven

174. Gene Loves Jezebel - The Motion of Love

175. Squeeze - Black Coffee (in Bed)

176. The Police - De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da

177. Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka

178. R.E.M. - Pretty Persuasion

179. Missing Persons - Destination Unknown

180. Eddy Grant - Electric Ave.

181. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

182. Talking Heads - Stay Up Late

183. Morrissey - Everyday is Like Sunday

184. The Pretenders - Talk of the Town

185. The Police - Voices Inside My Head

186. Duran Duran - Save a Prayer

187. Berlin - Sex (I'm a...)

188. Public Image Ltd. - Happy?

189. The Cure - How Beautiful You Are

190. Depeche Mode - But Not Tonight

191. The Replacements - Alex Chilton

192. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

193. The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way

194. Ministry - Effigy

195. Lou Reed - I Love You Suzanne

196. Roxy Music - More Than This

197. New Order - Round and Round

198. The Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again

199. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

200. Wall of Voodoo - Mexican Radio

Top Artists

1. Nirvana
2. Green Day
3. Red Hot Chili Peppers
4. Beastie Boys
5. Radiohead
6. The Smashing Pumpkins
7. The Ramones
8. Beck
9. The Clash
10. Nine Inch Nails
11. Sublime
12. Pearl Jam
13. Linkin Park
14. The Smiths
15. Foo Fighters
16. Rage Against the Machine
17. Stone Temple Pilots
18. The Cure
19. Weezer
20. U2
21. Depeche Mode
22. Jane's Addiction
23. White Stripes
24. Offspring
25. AFI
26. The Pixies
27. Soundgarden
28. Social Distortion
29. The Killers
30. The Strokes
31. Incubus
32. Alice in Chains
33. New Order
34. Oasis
35. Tool
36. Bad Religion
37. Bob Marley
38. Queens of the Stone Age
39. Coldplay
40. System of a Down
41. Modest Mouse
42. blink-182
43. Morrissey
44. No Doubt
45. Rancid
46. Cake
47. Death Cab For Cutie
48. 311
49. Jimmy Eat World
50. Fall Out Boy
51. The Shins
52. Blur
53. Garbage
54. Bush
55. My Chemical Romance
56. Korn
57. The Police
58. Arcade Fire
59. Papa Roach
60. Gorillaz
61. Live
62. Sonic Youth
63. Cypress Hill
64. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
65. The Sex Pistols
66. Violent Femmes
67. R.E.M
68. Staind
69. Postal Service
70. Evanesence
71. Hole
72. Iggy Pop
73. Chemical Brothers
74. Muse
75. Bloc Party
76. David Bowie
77. Interpol
78. Prodigy
79. The Breeders
80. Fatboy Slim
81. Panic! at the Disco
82. Metallica
83. Franz Ferdinand
84. INXS
85. Audioslave
86. Bjork
87. Everclear
88. Talking Heads
89. A Perfect Circle
90. Moby
91. Elvis Costello
92. Pennywise
93. PJ Harvey
94. Lenny Kravitz
95. The Verve
96. Flaming Lips
97. Faith No More
98. Echo and the Bunnymen
99. Daft Punk
100. Wolfmother
101. Stone Roses
102. Velvet Revolver
103. The Cult
104. Filter
105. Deftones
106. Silversun Pickups