Big hair, tight clothes and lots of partying. All things I can't do anymore.
Of course, the 80s had some huge hits, but they also had plenty of misses - great songs, mind you - but for better or worse lost to time. So I found this article (written by someone much smarter than me) that compiled a list of Top 100 Lost Songs of the 80s. Bear in mind, this is proportionate to Radio Airtime.
The Top Five:
What makes it "Lost"?
"What’s being measured here isn’t just obscurity, but a very specific thing — whether a song endured proportionately to its strength at the time. Songs were awarded points based on year-end position, which were divided by the number of spins they receive now."
So there's a method to the madness. See any that you know?
Click Here for the comprehensive List