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See also: This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ... The table of years in music is a tabular display of all years in music, to provide an overview and quick navigation to any year. ... // January - The Ramones form. ... // January 2 - New York City U.S. District Court Judge Richard Owen rules that former Beatle John Lennon and his lawyers can have access to Department of Immigration files pertaining to his deportation case. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: 1970s in music. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1979 Record labels established in 1979 1979 in music (UK) // Stevie Wonder uses digital audio recording technology in recording his album Journey through the Secret Life of Plants. ... // January 1 - The year starts off with a strong disco backlash, which causes the majority of musicians to abandon the use of real instruments in an attempt to distant themselves from anything associated with disco. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1981 Record labels established in 1981 list of years in music // January 10 - Revival of the Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Pirates of Penzance opens at Broadways Uris Theatre, starring Linda Ronstadt and Rex Smith February 14 - Billy Idol leaves the band Generation... See also: 1982 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1982 Record labels established in 1982 list of years in music // January 15 - K.C. and the Sunshine Bands Harry Wayne Casey is seriously injured in an automobile accident in Miami, Florida. ... See also: 1983 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1983 Record labels established in 1983 // Michael Jacksons Thriller, the most successful album not only of 1983, but of all time, was released in 1982 and began its epic domination of the music charts the following year, 1983. ... See also: other events of 1985 Musical groups established in 1985 Record labels established in 1985 list of years in music 1980s in music // January 28 - Various artists, including Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, Cyndi Lauper, Steve Perry, Kenny Loggins, Willie Nelson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, Kenny... See also: Musical groups established in 1986 Record labels established in 1986 // 1986 - Goo Goo Dolls are formed in Buffalo, New York. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1987 Record labels established in 1987 // January 3 - Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. ... See also: Musical groups established in 1988 Record labels established in 1988 // Peter Ruzicka becomes director of the Hamburg State Opera and State Philharmonic Orchestra. ... See also: 1989 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1989 Record labels established in 1989 // January 7 - Genesis 88 and Sunrise/Back to the Future stage large-scale illegal Acid House party in London January 14 - Paul McCartney releases Снова в СССР exclusively in Russia. ... See also: 1990 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1990 Record labels established in 1990 list of years in music // January 21 - MTVs Unplugged premieres on cable television with musical guest, Squeeze February 6 - Billy Idol is involved in a serious motorcycle accident, resulting in several broken bones. ... See also: 1991 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1991 Record labels established in 1991 // 1991 was the year that grunge music made its popular breakthrough. ... See also: 1992 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1992 Record labels established in 1992 // 1992 was a pivotal year in the development of music. ... See also: 1993 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1993 Record labels established in 1993 // Date Unknown- Christian Rock label Tooth and Nail Records is formed. ... See also: 1994 in music (UK) Musical groups established in 1994 Record labels established in 1994 // January 29 - The Supremes Mary Wilson is injured when her jeep hits a freeway median and flips over just outside of Los Angeles, California. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... AUGUST 25 1981 US Marine Sean Vance is Born on the 25th of August {ear nav|1981}} Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday (link displays the 1982 Gregorian calendar). ... For the Jimi Hendrix song, see 1983. ... This article is about the year. ... This article is about the year. ... Year 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar). ... This article is about the year 1987. ... This page indexes the individual years pages. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... The 1950s decade refers to the years 1950 to 1959 inclusive. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from the beginning of 1960 to the end of 1969. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... The 1980s is the decade, spanning from 1980 to 1989, also called The Eighties. The decade saw social, economic and general upheaval as wealth, production and western culture migrated to new industrializing economies. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... This article is about the decade of 2000-2009. ... The 2010s decade is a period of 10 pooping years that begins on January 1, 2010 and later ends on December 31, 2019 inclusive. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the... 20XX redirects here. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... See also 1983 in art, Other events of 1984 1985in art, List of years in art Events The Turner Prize is awarded for the first time. ... 1984 in archaeology // Explorations Ian Graham makes first scientific examination and map of Maya site of Cival Excavations Publications Finds Turkana Boy found in Kenya by team led by Richard Leakey Awards Miscellaneous Births Deaths 5 April: Giuseppe Tucci See also List of years in archaeology 1983 in archaeology 1985... See also: 1983 in architecture, other events of 1984, 1985 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1983 in literature, other events of 1984, 1985 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: Other events of 1984 List of years in science . ...

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Events

is the 21st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Relax was the first single from Frankie Goes to Hollywood, released in October 1983. ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For other persons named Michael Jackson, see Michael Jackson (disambiguation). ... Pepsi Cola is a non-alcoholic carbonated beverage produced and manufactured by PepsiCo. ... This article is about the album. ... This article is about the Thriller song. ... For other uses, see February (disambiguation). ... This article is about the album. ... For the video games based on the movie, see E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial in video games. ... is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Elton Hercules[1] John CBE[2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is a five-time Grammy and one-time Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist. ... Renate Blauel is a German music engineer who was married to Elton John. ... is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935), also known by the nickname The Killer, is an American rock and roll and country music singer, songwriter, and pianist. ... February 29 is a day added into a leap year of the Gregorian calendar. ... KMFDM is an industrial rock band and the brainchild of founding member Sascha Konietzko. ... is the 60th day of the year (61st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article is about the rock band. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Alice Cooper (born Vincent Furnier February 4, 1948) is an American rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans five decades. ... is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Los Angeles and L.A. redirect here. ... Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mick Fleetwood (born 24 June 1947) is an English musician best known for his role as the drummer with the rock and roll band Fleetwood Mac. ... This article is about the band. ... Notice of closure stuck on the door of a computer store the day after its parent company, Granville Technology Group Ltd, declared bankruptcy (strictly, put into administration—see text) in the United Kingdom. ... Mary Elizabeth Aitcheson Gore (born August 19, 1948), known as Tipper Gore, is the wife of former Vice President Al Gore and was the Second Lady of the United States from 1993 until 2001. ... Tipper Gore, founder of the Parents Music Resource Center The Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) was an American committee formed in 1985 by four women: Tipper Gore, wife of Senator and later Vice President Al Gore; Susan Baker, wife of Treasury Secretary James Baker; Pam Howar, wife of Washington realtor... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... Singles from Purple Rain Released: May 1984 Released: July 1984 Released: September 1984 Released: November 1984 Released: January 1985 Music from the Motion Picture Purple Rain (also called just Purple Rain) is a soundtrack album by Prince and The Revolution. ... is the 122nd day of the year (123rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. ... Motown Records, Inc. ... is the 125th day of the year (126th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Pretenders are an Anglo-American rock band. ... Chrissie Hynde (born Christine Ellen Hynde, 7 September 1951, Akron, Ohio) is an American rock musician, best known as the leader of the band The Pretenders. ... Simple Minds is a rock band from Scotland, which had its greatest worldwide popularity from the mid-1980s to the early-1990s. ... James Jim Kerr (born in Jedburgh, Scotland, on 9 July 1959) is the frontman, lead singer and lyricist of Scottish band Simple Minds. ... is the 167th day of the year (168th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 223rd day of the year (224th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Main Stage of Cornerstone has hosted such acts as Five Iron Frenzy, Pedro the Lion, P.O.D., MxPx,Underoath, Blindside and Switchfoot. ... Grayslakes Fire Station, Historical Society (formerly Grayslakes First Village Hall), and Water Tower. ... For other people with a similar name, see Steven Taylor. ... is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... A music video is a short film or video that accompanies a complete piece of music, most commonly a song. ... MuchMusic (often referred to only as Much) is a Canadian English language cable television specialty channel owned by CTV Limited; a division of CTVglobemedia dedicated to music, music-related programs and youth culture. ... Rush is a Canadian rock band originally formed in August 1968, in the Willowdale neighbourhood of Toronto, Ontario; presently comprised of bassist, keyboardist, and lead vocalist Geddy Lee, guitarist Alex Lifeson, and drummer and lyricist Neil Peart. ... is the 257th day of the year (258th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The MTV Video Music Awards were established in 1984 by MTV to celebrate the top music videos of the year. ... New York, New York and NYC redirect here. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Audio sample Info Like a Virgin (help· info) Like a Virgin is the first single by pop singer Madonna from her second studio album, Like a Virgin. ... is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Jesus and Mary Chain are a Scottish alternative rock band that revolves around the songwriting partnership of brothers Jim and William Reid. ... is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... a-ha is a Grammy Award-nominated band from Norway. ... is the 335th day of the year (336th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... Gerry & the Pacemakers was a British rock and roll group during the 1960s, and one of the few groups to challenge the Beatles in popularity. ... For other uses, see 1963 (disambiguation). ... is the 337th day of the year (338th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Frederick Xenon Geldof[1], KBE[2], known as Bob Geldof (born 5 October 1951) [3], is an Irish singer, songwriter, actor and political activist. ... Band Aid was a British and Irish charity supergroup, founded in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in order to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia by releasing the record Do They Know Its Christmas? for the Christmas market. ... is the 342nd day of the year (343rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mötley Crüe (IPA pronunciation: ) is an American Hard Rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1981. ... Vincent Neil Wharton (born February 8, 1961 in Hollywood, California), better known as Vince Neil is the lead singer for American heavy metal band Mötley Crüe. ... Razzle during his time with Hanoi Rocks Nicholas Dingley, alias Razzle (December 2, 1960–December 9, 1984), was known most famously for being the drummer of Hanoi Rocks from 1982 until his death. ... Hanoi Rocks is a Finnish rock band formed in 1979, their most successful period came in the early 1980s. ... is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Def Leppard are an English hard rock band from Sheffield who formed in 1977 as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. ... Richard John Cyril Rick Allen (born November 1, 1963, Dronfield, Derbyshire, England) is the drummer for the British hard rock band Def Leppard. ... This article is about the year. ... Mantronix was an innovative and influential 1980s old school hip-hop and electro funk music group led by DJ and keyboardist-programmer Kurtis Mantronik (Kurtis el Khaleel), and MC MC Tee (Touré Embden). ... For other uses, see Asia (disambiguation). ... Enrique Martín Morales (born December 24, 1971), better known by his stage name Ricky Martin, is a Grammy Award and Latin Grammy Award-winning Puerto Rican pop singer who rose to fame, first as a member of the Latin boy band Menudo, then as a solo artist since 1991. ... Ricky Melendez (born in 1967) became a member of Menudo at the age of 8. ... Soundgarden was an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1984 by lead singer and drummer Chris Cornell, lead guitarist Kim Thayil, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto. ... Year 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1978 Gregorian calendar). ... Styx is an American rock band that has been popular since the 1970s, with such hits as Come Sail Away, Babe, Lady, Suite Madame Blue, Mr. ...

Bands formed

Big Audio Dynamite (later known as Big Audio Dynamite II and Big Audio, and often abbreviated BAD) was a British musical group formed in 1984 by the ex-guitarist and singer of The Clash, Mick Jones. ... The Black Crowes are an American, blues-oriented hard rock jam band that has sold over 20 million albums. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Celtic Frost are a black metalthrash metal band from Zürich, Switzerland, known for their influence on the extreme metal and gothic metal genres. ... The Cult are an English rock band, who appeared in their earliest form in Bradford during 1981. ... The Raw and the Cooked (1989) Fine Young Cannibals were an English band best known for its 1989 hits She Drives Me Crazy and Good Thing. Formed in Birmingham, England, by vocalist Roland Gift and former The Beat members David Steele and Andy Cox. ... Glass Tiger is a Canadian rock band formed in 1980, in Newmarket, Ontario. ... Green River was an influential Seattle based rock band active from 1984 to 1987. ... This article is about the power metal band. ... For the childrens book, see Hot House Flowers. ... For other uses, see Offspring (disambiguation). ... Soundgarden was an American rock band formed in Seattle, Washington in 1984 by lead singer and drummer Chris Cornell, lead guitarist Kim Thayil, and bassist Hiro Yamamoto. ... KMFDM is an industrial rock band and the brainchild of founding member Sascha Konietzko. ... Sepultura is a Brazilian thrash metal band, formed in 1984. ...

Bands disbanded

Altered Images were a popular band who formed in Glasgow, Scotland in 1980. ... Any Trouble were a British rock band originating from Crewe, England. ... Brotherhood of Man was a 1970s British pop vocal group, which won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1976, with the country-pop-esque Save Your Kisses for Me. // The group was formed by record producer / composer, Tony Hiller, and originally featured the well-travelled vocalist, Tony Burrows and two female... For information about the anarchist writer, see Chris Crass Crass was an English anarchist punk rock band, formed in 1977[1][2] and based around Dial House, an open house community near Epping, Essex. ... For the elements, see classical elements. ... Foghat are a British rock band who had their peak success in the mid- to late-1970s. ... The Gang of Four (Simplified Chinese: ; Traditional Chinese: ; Hanyu Pinyin: ) was a group of Communist Party of China leaders in the Peoples Republic of China who were arrested and removed from their positions in 1976, following the death of Mao Zedong, and were primarily blamed for the events of... This article is about the musical group. ... Mission of Burma is a post-punk band from Boston, Massachusetts, USA comprising guitarist Roger Miller, bassist Clint Conley and drummer Peter Prescott, with Bob Weston (originally Martin Swope) as tape manipulator and sound engineer. ... Naked Eyes is an English synthpop band, best known for their singles, a cover of the Burt Bacharach / Hal David standard (Theres) Always Something There to Remind Me (Bacharach himself has cited the cover as a personal favourite), and their subsequent hit the Paul McCartney like Promises, Promises. // Naked... For other uses, see Orange juice (disambiguation). ... The Raincoats were formed in 1977 by Ana da Silva (vocals, guitar) and Gina Birch (vocals, bass) while they were students at Hornsey College of Art, London, England. ... This article is about a country rock band. ... Rainbow were a hard rock and heavy metal band formed by former Deep Purple guitarist Ritchie Blackmore in 1975. ... Soft Cell is a Synth-Pop duo formed during the early 1980s. ... This article is about the English rock band. ... Stray Cats was formed by guitarist/vocalist Brian Setzer in the Long Island town of Massapequa, NY, in 1979. ... Styx is an American rock band that has been popular since the 1970s, with such hits as Come Sail Away, Babe, Lady, Suite Madame Blue, Mr. ... Tommy Tutone is a rock band from San Francisco, California, best known for its 1982 hit 867-5309/Jenny, which peaked at #4 on the Billboard pop charts. ...

Bands reformed

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Albums released

74 Jailbreak is an EP by Australian band AC/DC, comprising five hard rock/blues oriented tracks that had been released only in Australia. ... This article is about the band. ... Pink Floyd guitarist and vocalist David Gilmours second solo album entitled About Face was released in March of 1984 in both the U.S. and UK. The album reached #32 in the U.S. and was certified Gold by the RIAA. The album was co-produced by Bob Ezrin... For the Canadian writer and television journalist, see David Gilmour (writer), for the jazz guitarist see David Gilmore. ... An agent provocateur (plural: agents provocateurs) is a person assigned to provoke unrest, violence, debate, or argument by or within a group while acting as a member of the group but covertly representing the interests of another. ... Foreigner is a hard rock band formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran musicians Mick Jones and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald, along with then-unknown vocalist Lou Gramm (Louis Grammatico). ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... All Over The Place was The Bangles first full length album for Columbia Records and is considered to be their best album. ... For the jewelry item, see Bangle. ... 1. ... Hanoi Rocks is a Finnish rock band formed in 1979, their most successful period came in the early 1980s. ... Animal Grace is the 11th studio album by Canadian rock band April Wine, released in 1983. ... April Wine is a Canadian rock band formed in 1969. ... Kiss is an American rock band formed in New York City in January 1973. ... Duran Duran are an English rock band notable for a long series of popular singles and vivid music videos. ... Nona Hendryx (born October 9, 1944) is a vocalist known for her work as a solo artist as well as one-third of the trio LaBelle. ... The Stranglers are an English rock music group, formed on September 11, 1974 in Guildford, Surrey. ... Please wikify (format) this article as suggested in the Guide to layout and the Manual of Style. ... Skinny Puppy is a prominent industrial band, formed in Vancouver, BC, Canada in 1982. ... Balls to the Wall is the fifth album by the German metal band Accept, which was released in 1983. ... Accept was a German heavy metal band from the town of Solingen, originally assembled in the early 1970s by Udo Dirkschneider. ... Bananarama are a British girl group who have had success on the pop and dance charts since 1982. ... Bananarama are a British girl group who have had success on the pop and dance charts since 1982. ... Beverly Hills Cop (1984) is an American comedy film directed by Martin Brest and starring Eddie Murphy. ... The term Various Artists is used in the record industry when numerous singers and musicians collaborate on a song or collection of songs. ... Big Bam Boom was an album by Daryl Hall & John Oates that was released on RCA in 1984. ... Hall & Oates is a popular music duo made up of Daryl Hall & John Oates. ... The Blitz is heavy metal and hard rock band Krokus eighth album. ... Krokus is a hard rock/heavy metal band from Switzerland. ... There are a number of things named Body and Soul: Body and Soul (song), a popular song written in 1930 by Edward Heyman, Robert Sour, Frank Eyton and Johnny Green. ... There are several people named Joe Jackson: Joe Jackson, musician Shoeless Joe Jackson, baseball player Joseph Jackson, father and manager of the Jackson 5 Joe Jackson, football player This is a disambiguation page, a list of pages that otherwise might share the same title. ... Singles from Bon Jovi Released: 1983 Released: 1984 Bon Jovis self-titled debut album Bon Jovi was released in January of 1984. ... Bon Jovi is a hard rock band originating from Sayreville, New Jersey. ... Born in the U.S.A. is the seventh studio album by Bruce Springsteen, released in 1984 (see 1984 in music). ... Springsteen redirects here. ... Box of Frogs were a blues-based hard rock band featuring former members of the 1960s group, The Yardbirds. ... Breaking Curfew can refer to: a 1984 album named Breaking Curfew by Red Rider. ... Red Rider was a Canadian rock band popular in the 1980s. ... Breaking Hearts is a 1984 Elton John album. ... Sir Elton Hercules[1] John CBE[2] (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight on 25 March 1947) is a five-time Grammy and one-time Academy Award-winning English pop/rock singer, composer and pianist. ... Building the Perfect Beast is the second album by Don Henley, released in 1984. ... Donald Hugh Don Henley (born July 22, 1947 in Gilmer, Texas) is an American rock musician who is the drummer and one of the lead singers and songwriters of the band Eagles. ... Out the ashes of The Elements (1980-1982) came the Gothic rock group Skeletal Family in December 1982. ... Norways most famous rapgroup, consisting of Hawk (HÃ¥kon) and the twin-brothers Tech Rock (André) and Karma (Kevin). ... Forever Young was the first album released by Alphaville in 1984, by Warner Music. ... Alphaville is: A German music trio. ... Some Great Reward is synthpop music band Depeche Modes fourth proper studio album, released in 1984 on the Mute Records label in the UK and on the Sire Records label in the USA. The album saw the bands music becoming increasingly dark. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music band formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Reckless was one of Bryan Adams most successful albums. ... For other persons of the same name, see Brian Adams. ... Ebiet G. Ade (born 21 April 1954) is an Indonesian singer and songwriter close to the suppressed society. ... Alcatrazz is a melodic hard rock band formed in 1983 in Los Angeles by Graham Bonnet, Jimmy Waldo and Gary Shea. ... Ghulam Ali (Devanagari:ग़ुलाम अली, Nastaliq: غلام علی) (born 1940) is a famous Pakistani ghazal singer of the Patiala Gharana. ... Forever Young was the first album released by Alphaville in 1984, by Warner Music. ... Alphaville is a German synthpop music group that gained popularity in the 1980s. ... Fistful of Metal is the name of the debut album by the band Anthrax. ... Armored Saint is a Los Angeles, United States, based heavy metal band. ... Whos Afraid Of The Art Of Noise? was The Art Of Noises 1984 debut album and featured the UK hit singles: Close (To The Edit) which reached No. ... Art of Noise Edited twelve inch single featured the iconic Art of Noise mask Art of Noise was an avant-garde synthpop group formed in 1983 by producer Trevor Horn, music journalist Paul Morley, and session musicians/studio hands Anne Dudley, J.J. Jeczalik, and Gary Langan. ... Deià...Vu is the twelfth studio album by Kevin Ayers, recorded in December 1980 and released in Spain after a remix in August 1984. ... Kevin Ayers (born 16 August 1944 in Herne Bay, Kent) is an English songwriter and major influential force in the early English psychedelic movement. ... Tropico is Pat Benatars sixth album, released in 1984. ... Pat Benatar (born Patricia Mae Andrzejewski on 10 January 1953) is an influential, four-time Grammy Award-winning US rock singer who has recorded several million- and multimillion-selling albums and singles. ... Steeltown is the second studio album by Scottish band Big Country, released in 1984. ... For other uses, see Big Country (disambiguation). ... Tonight, released September 1984, is a David Bowie album. ... David Bowie (pronounced ) (born David Robert Jones on 8 January 1947) is an English musician, actor, producer, arranger, and audio engineer. ... The Ascension is the sophomore album released by Glenn Branca, it was re-released by Acute Records in 2003 with new artwork. ... Glenn Branca (born October 6, 1948 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) is an avant-garde composer and guitarist. ... Discipline is any training intended to produce a specific character or pattern of behaviour, especially training that produces moral or mental development in a particular direction. ... Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 – August 26, 2004) was a popular American singer/actress from Brewster, New York, best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... Heartbeat City is the fifth studio album by American new wave band The Cars, released in 1984. ... The Cars were an American rock band, fronted by Ric Ocasek, that emerged from the early punk scene in the late 1970s. ... From Her To Eternity is the debut album released by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds in 1984. ... Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds is a successful rock band with international personnel. ... Chicago 17 is the seventeenth album by American rock band Chicago and was released in 1984. ... This article is about the American pop-rock-jazz band. ... Treasure (1984) is the third album by the Cocteau Twins. ... Cocteau Twins were a Scottish alternative rock band active from 1982 to 1997. ... Lloyd Cole and the Commotions were a popular British pop music act of the mid-1980s, based in Glasgow, Scotland. ... Fried was the second solo album by Julian Cope. ... Julian Cope (born Julian David Cope, on 21 October 1957) is a British rock musician, author, antiquary, musicologist, and poet who came to prominence in 1978 as the singer and songwriter in Liverpool post-punk band The Teardrop Explodes. ... World Shut Your Mouth (1984) is the debut album solo album by Julian Cope following the break up of The Teardrop Explodes. ... Dreamtime is a studio album by The Cult. ... The Cult are an English rock band, who appeared in their earliest form in Bradford during 1981. ... Waking Up with the House on Fire is an album by New Wave band Culture Club, released in 1984 (see 1984 in music). ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... This article is about the album by the Cure. ... This article is about the English rock band. ... Team Goon is D.I.s first EP coupled with bonus songs, which was released in 1984. ... D.I. is a Southern California punk band featuring ex-Adolescents and Social Distortion drummer Casey Royer on vocals. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... Dead Can Dance is a band comprised of Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry. ... Dead Can Dance is the debut album recorded by the Dead Can Dance in 1984. ... Perfect Strangers is the eleventh studio album by Deep Purple, released in November 1984. ... This article is about the rock band. ... First Strike is a bootleg of Def Leppard. ... Def Leppard are an English hard rock band from Sheffield who formed in 1977 as part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement. ... High n Dry is the second album by British hard rock band Def Leppard, released in 1981 (see 1981 in music). ... Some Great Reward is synthpop music band Depeche Modes fourth proper studio album, released in 1984 on the Mute Records label in the UK and on the Sire Records label in the USA. The album saw the bands music becoming increasingly dark. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music band formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Desert Moon is the debut solo album from one-time Styx keyboard player/singer/songwriter Dennis DeYoung. ... — Dennis DeYoung (born February 18, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American singer, songwriter, keyboard player and producer best known for being a founding member of the rock band Styx, a tenure which lasted from 1962 to 1999. ... Die Flippers (The Flippers) are a German Schlager group formed in 1964. ... The Last in Line is a Heavy metal album by Dio. ... For other uses, see Dio (disambiguation). ... Dion DiMucci (born Dion Francis DiMucci, 18 July 1939), better known as Dion, is an American singer-songwriter, now widely recognized as one of the top singers of his era, blending the best elements of doo-wop, pop, and R&B styles. ... Tooth and Nail is a 1984 album by heavy metal band Dokken. ... Dokken is an American heavy metal and hard rock band which was formed in 1976. ... The Flat Earth is Thomas Dolbys followup LP to The Golden Age of Wireless. ... Thomas Dolby (born Thomas Morgan Robertson, on 14 October 1958) is an English musician, producer, and inventor. ... Lady of the Stars is the seventeenth studio album, and nineteenth album overall, from Scottish singer-songwriter Donovan. ... For other uses, see Donovan (disambiguation). ... Released in 1984, Ocean Rain is the fourth album by the British post-punk band Echo & the Bunnymen and is widely considered their best. ... Echo & the Bunnymen is a British rock group formed in Liverpool in 1978. ... Begegnungen is an compilation album by Brian Eno, Dieter Moebius, Hans-Joachim Roedelius, and Conny Plank, collecting various album tracks released elsewhere. ... Brian Eno (pronounced IPA: ) born on 15 May 1948 in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England) is an English electronic musician, music theorist and record producer. ... Dieter Moebius (Dieter Möbius, born 1944 in Switzerland) is a German/Swiss experimental/krautrock/ambient/electronic musician. ... // Co-founded music commune known as Human Being * 1968: Co-formed Berlin Centre for Underground Culture or Zodiak Free Arts Lab in Berlin. ... Konrad Conny Plank (frequently spelled Planck) (born about 1943 in Austria, died December 18, 1987 in Cologne) was a record producer. ... 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Biggest hit singles

The following songs achieved the highest chart positions in the charts of 1984.

# Artist Title Year Country Chart Entries
1 Stevie Wonder I Just Called to Say I Love You 1984 Flag of the United States UK 1 - Aug 1984, US BB 1 - Sep 1984, Canada 1 - Sep 1984, Holland 1 - Aug 1984, Sweden 1 - Sep 1984, Sweden (alt) 1 - Aug 1984, Austria 1 - Oct 1984, Switzerland 1 - Sep 1984, Norway 1 - Sep 1984, Poland 1 - Jan 1984, Italy 1 of 1984, Germany 1 - Sep 1984, Éire 1 - Sep 1984, New Zealand 1 for 9 weeks Oct 1984, Australia 1 for 8 weeks Jun 1985, Oscar in 1984, Australia 6 of 1984, US CashBox 9 of 1984, US BB 18 of 1984, POP 26 of 1984, Germany 52 of the 1980s, Scrobulate 100 of r & b
2 Band Aid Do They Know It's Christmas? 1984 Flag of the United Kingdom / Flag of Ireland UK 1 - Dec 1984, Canada 1 - Dec 1984, Holland 1 - Dec 1984, Sweden 1 - Dec 1984, Sweden (alt) 1 - Dec 1984, Austria 1 - Jan 1985, Switzerland 1 - Dec 1984, Norway 1 - Jan 1985, Éire 1 - Dec 1984, New Zealand 1 for 4 weeks Jan 1985, Australia 1 for 4 weeks Sep 1985, Germany 2 - Jan 1985, Scrobulate 6 of Christmas, Global 7 (10 M sold) - 1984, Poland 8 - Dec 1984, US BB 13 - Jan 1985, Australia 19 of 1985, Italy 19 of 1985, RYM 24 of 1984, KROQ 25 of 1984, US CashBox 73 of 1985, Europe 78 of the 1980s, OzNet 301, Germany 325 of the 1980s
3 Wham! Wake Me Up Before You Go Go 1984 Flag of the United Kingdom UK 1 - May 1984, US BB 1 - Oct 1984, Canada 1 - Oct 1984, Holland 1 - Jun 1984, Sweden (alt) 1 - Jun 1984, Norway 1 - Jun 1984, Éire 1 - Jun 1984, Australia 1 for 5 weeks Mar 1985, Switzerland 2 - Jun 1984, Germany 2 - Jun 1984, Australia 5 of 1984, US BB 6 of 1984, Austria 6 - Jul 1984, POP 7 of 1984, US CashBox 19 of 1984, KROQ 20 of 1984, Poland 23 - Jun 1984, Europe 84 of the 1980s, OzNet 146, RYM 195 of 1984, Germany 230 of the 1980s
4 Cyndi Lauper Girls Just Wanna Have Fun 1984 Flag of the United States Norway 1 - Mar 1984, Éire 1 - Feb 1984, New Zealand 1 for 3 weeks May 1984, Australia 1 for 2 weeks Dec 1984, UK 2 - Jan 1984, US BB 2 - Jan 1984, US BB 2 of 1984, Canada 2 - Feb 1984, POP 2 of 1984, Holland 3 - Feb 1984, Austria 3 - May 1984, Sweden (alt) 5 - Mar 1984, Switzerland 6 - Apr 1984, Germany 6 - Mar 1984, France 8 - Dec 1983, Australia 9 of 1984, US CashBox 16 of 1984, Italy 16 of 1984, Party 35 of 2007, RYM 63 of 1983, KROQ 65 of 1984, RIAA 122, Germany 388 of the 1980s, Acclaimed 391
5 Frankie Goes To Hollywood Relax 1984 Flag of the United Kingdom UK 1 - Nov 1983, Switzerland 1 - Feb 1984, Germany 1 - Feb 1984, TOTP 1, KROQ 1 of 1984, France 2 - Nov 1983, Norway 2 - Feb 1984, Sweden (alt) 4 - Mar 1984, Austria 4 - Mar 1984, Holland 5 - Jan 1984, Canada 7 - Apr 1984, US BB 10 - Feb 1985, US BB 11 of 1985, Italy 11 of 1984, Australia 16 of 1984, POP 16 of 1985, Poland 18 - Feb 1984, RYM 21 of 1983, Virgin 31, Scrobulate 45 of 80s, Germany 72 of the 1980s, Europe 94 of the 1980s, Acclaimed 270, OzNet 574

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Phillip Bailey (born 1952) is an American funk and soul singer and most notable for being a vocalist for the Phoenix Horns and later one of the key members and one of the main lead singers of legendary funk group, Earth, Wind & Fire, which he joined in 1973 and remains... For other uses, see Phil Collins (disambiguation). ... Eyes Without a Face is a song by Billy Idol, co-written with guitarist Steve Stevens from Idols 1984 album Rebel Yell. ... Billy Idol (born William Michael Albert Broad) is a British hard rock singer-songwriter and musician. ... This article is about the Australian pub rock band. ... Billy Idol (born William Michael Albert Broad) is a British hard rock singer-songwriter and musician. ... Kenny Loggins (born Kenneth Clark Loggins on January 7, 1948 in Everett, Washington) is an American singer and songwriter best known for a number of soft rock and adult contemporary hit singles beginning in the 1970s. ... Lloyd Cole and the Commotions were a popular British pop music act of the mid-1980s, based in Glasgow, Scotland. ... Wham! was a pop duo which was formed by George Michael and his best friend Andrew Ridgeley in the early 1980s. ... Girls Just Want To Have Fun was the first major single released by singer Cyndi Lauper as a solo artist. ... Cynthia Ann Stephanie Cyndi Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American Grammy Award- winning singer, MTV VMA-winning video and Emmy Award-winning film, television and theatre actress. ... Ray Erskine Parker Jr. ... God Bless the USA is an American patriotic song written by country musician Lee Greenwood. ... Lee Greenwood (born October 27, 1942 in South Gate, California) is an American country pop singer and songwriter. ... Bowi EP sleeve (1977). ... Hammer to Fall is a 1984 hard-rock song written by Brian May and performed by the British rock group Queen with Freddie Mercury on lead vocal. ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... Kiss is an American rock band formed in New York City in January 1973. ... Hello is intro track to Oasis criticaly acclamed second album (Whats the Story) Morning Glory?. It is partly copied from Gary Glitters song Hello, Hello, Im Back Again. ... Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. ... Here Comes the Rain Again is a song by British pop duo Eurythmics. ... For the approach to music education, see Eurhythmics. ... Chris de Burgh (born Christopher John Davison on October 15, 1948) is an Irish musician and songwriter. ... The Eurogliders were formed in 1980 in Perth, Western Australia. ... The Thompson Twins were an English New Wave/pop band normally associated with the 1980s. ... For the former TV host, see Garry Moore. ... This article is about the British pop band. ... Rick Springfield (born Richard Lewis Springthorpe on August 23, 1949 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is a songwriter, musician and actor. ... Thomas Dolby (born Thomas Morgan Robertson, on 14 October 1958) is an English musician, producer, and inventor. ... ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... Foreigner is a hard rock band formed in New York City in 1976 by veteran musicians Mick Jones and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald, along with then-unknown vocalist Lou Gramm (Louis Grammatico). ... Nik Kershaw Nik Kershaw (born Nicholas David Kershaw on March 1, 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, popular during the 1980s. ... Rod Stewart CBE (born January 10, 1945), is a singer and songwriter born and raised in London, England, with Scottish parentage. ... Alison Moyet (born Genevieve Alison Jane Moyet on 18 June 1961), is an English pop singer/songwriter noted for her bluesy voice. ... ... This article is about the band Van Halen. ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... Kool & the Gang is a highly successful American jazz/R&B/soul/funk/disco group. ... This article is about the recording artist. ... This article is about the band Van Halen. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... Prince (UK) singles chronology I Would Die 4 U (1984) Lets Go Crazy/Take Me with U (1985) Paisley Park (1985) Purple Rain track listing Lets Go Crazy (1) Take Me With U (2) Lets Go Crazy is a 1984 song by Prince and the Revolution. ... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... Deniece Niecy Williams (June 3, 1950— ) is an American singer, songwriter and record producer who achieved success in the 1970s and 1980s. ... Like a Virgin is the second studio album by singer Madonna. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (often abbreviated to OMD) are a synth pop group whose founder members are originally from the Wirral Peninsula, UK. OMD record for Virgin Records (originally for Virgins DinDisc subsidiary). ... Rick Springfield (born Richard Lewis Springthorpe on August 23, 1949 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) is a songwriter, musician and actor. ... This article is about the American entertainer. ... Malcolm McLaren (born Malcolm Robert Andrew Edwards, 22 January 1946, in London) is an English impresario and musician who is best known as being the manager of the punk rock band Sex Pistols. ... The Cars were an American rock band, fronted by Ric Ocasek, that emerged from the early punk scene in the late 1970s. ... Master and Servant is Depeche Modes eleventh UK single (released on August 20, 1984) and the second single from the Some Great Reward album. ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music band formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Split Enz was a successful New Zealand band during the late 1970s and the early 1980s featuring brothers Tim Finn and Neil Finn. ... Madness are a British pop/ska band from Camden Town, London, that formed in 1976. ... John Waite (born John Charles Waite, 4 July 1952, Lancaster, Lancashire, England) is a rock singer. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... The Style Council was formed by ex-Jam singer and guitarist Paul Weller with keyboardist Mick Talbot in 1983. ... The Stranglers are an English rock music group, formed on September 11, 1974 in Guildford, Surrey. ... Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, poet, entrepreneur, painter, record producer, film producer, and animal-rights activist. ... Stephen Ray Perry (born January 22, 1949) is an American singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band Journey. ... Bob Marley Robert Nesta Marley (February 6, 1945 - May 11, 1981), better known as Bob Marley, was a singer, guitarist, songwriter and Rastafarian from the ghettos of Jamaica. ... Murray Head on the cover of his album Passion. ... INXS (pronounced In Excess) are an Australian rock group. ... This article is about the band Van Halen. ... Howard Jones (born John Howard Jones, 23 February 1955) is an English singer and songwriter who gained acclaim in the 1980s. ... Cocteau Twins were a Scottish alternative rock band active from 1982 to 1997. ... Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. ... For the North American compilation album, see People Are People (album). ... Depeche Mode (pronounced ) are an electronic music band formed in 1980, in Basildon, Essex, England. ... Lloyd Cole and the Commotions were a popular British pop music act of the mid-1980s, based in Glasgow, Scotland. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... This article is about the Irish rock band. ... This is a trivia section. ... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... Radio Ga Ga is a song performed and recorded by the band Queen, written by their drummer Roger Taylor. ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... Lloyd Cole and the Commotions were a popular British pop music act of the mid-1980s, based in Glasgow, Scotland. ... Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus on June 17, 1943) is an American singer and songwriter best known for such recordings as I Write the Songs, Mandy, Weekend in New England and Copacabana. ... Relax was the first single from Frankie Goes to Hollywood, released in October 1983. ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... Robert De Niros Waiting. ... Bananarama are a British girl group who have had success on the pop and dance charts since 1982. ... Rock You Like a Hurricane is one of the most famous songs by German hard rock/heavy metal band Scorpions. ... For other bands named The Scorpions or other meanings of scorpion, see scorpion. ... Ratt is an American sleaze metal and semi glam metal band that formed in San Diego and enjoyed significant commercial success during the 1980s. ... Run Runaway is a hard rock song performed by Slade. ... For other uses, see Slade (disambiguation). ... Bon Jovi is a hard rock band originating from Sayreville, New Jersey. ... For other persons of the same name, see Brian Adams. ... Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. ... This article is about the Australian pub rock band. ... Alternate cover 12 maxi single cover Self Control is the name of an international hit song recorded in 1984 by Laura Branigan, also known for the hit Gloria, as well as the album on which it appears. ... Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 – August 26, 2004) was a popular American singer/actress from Brewster, New York, best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... Echo & the Bunnymen is a British rock group formed in Liverpool in 1978. ... Cynthia Ann Stephanie Cyndi Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American Grammy Award- winning singer, MTV VMA-winning video and Emmy Award-winning film, television and theatre actress. ... This article is about the rock band. ... Tears for Fears (sometimes abbreviated to TFF or T4F) are a popular English pop band formed in the early 1980s by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith, which emerged after the dissolution of their first band, the mod-influenced Graduate. ... The Style Council was formed by ex-Jam singer and guitarist Paul Weller with keyboardist Mick Talbot in 1983. ... Echo & the Bunnymen is a British rock group formed in Liverpool in 1978. ... The Stranglers are a British rock music group, formed in 1973 in Guildford. ... Helen Folasade Adu (born 16 January 1959), MBE, known professionally as Sade (IPA pronunciation: ), is a Nigerian-born Grammy Award-winning English soul, jazz, R&B, and adult contemporary singer, songwriter, composer, and record producer, noted for her soulful, smoky contralto. ... Ozzy redirects here. ... It has been suggested that Olympia 74 be merged into this article or section. ... Rockwell can refer to: Rockwell International - a defense company in the United States Rockwell Automation - an industrial automation company that descended from Rockwell International Rockwell Collins - a communications and aviation electronics company that also descended from Rockwell International Willard Rockwell - businessman who helped shape and name what became Rockwell International... Rod Stewart CBE (born January 10, 1945), is a singer and songwriter born and raised in London, England, with Scottish parentage. ... Whitesnake is an English hard rock band, founded in 1977 by David Coverdale (formerly of Deep Purple). ... Sheena Easton (born Sheena Shirley Orr on April 27, 1959, Bellshill, North Lanarkshire, Scotland) is a Scottish two time Grammy Award-winning pop singer and theatre & television actress. ... Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. ... For other persons named Corey Hart, see Corey Hart (disambiguation). ... Genesis are an English rock band formed in 1967. ... The Killing Moon is the most popular song by the band Echo & the Bunnymen. ... Echo & the Bunnymen is a British rock group formed in Liverpool in 1978. ... ... William Joseph Martin Billy Joel (born May 9, 1949) is an American pianist and singer-songwriter. ... Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 – August 26, 2004) was a popular American singer/actress from Brewster, New York, best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... For the bands self-titled debut album, see A Flock of Seagulls (album). ... Image:Tobias regner lim. ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... The Reflex is the 11th single by the band Duran Duran. ... Duran Duran are an English rock band notable for a long series of popular singles and vivid music videos. ... Culture Club is a popular English new romantic rock group, that achieved considerable global success in the 1980s. ... Duran Duran are an English rock band notable for a long series of popular singles and vivid music videos. ... The Pretenders are a New Wave and rock band, known best for innovative songwriting and charismatic performances by bandleader, guitarist, and vocalist Chrissie Hynde. ... Laura Branigan (July 3, 1957 – August 26, 2004) was a popular American singer/actress from Brewster, New York, best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... Cynthia Ann Stephanie Cyndi Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American Grammy Award- winning singer, MTV VMA-winning video and Emmy Award-winning film, television and theatre actress. ... For other uses, see Blue Nile (disambiguation). ... To All the Girls Ive Loved Before was a 1984 song by singers Julio Iglesias and Willie Nelson, which appeared on Iglesiass album 1100 Bel Air Place. ... This page is about the singer Julio Iglesias. ... Willie Hugh Nelson (born April 30, 1933) is an American singer-songwriter and actor. ... Michael Gordon Oldfield (born May 15, 1953 in Reading, England) is a multi-instrumentalist musician and composer, working a style that blends progressive rock, folk, ethnic or world music, classical music, electronic music and more recently dance. ... Philip Oakey & Giorgio Moroder was a collaborative album released in 1985 by Phil Oakey, lead singer of the electronic band The Human League and producer Giorgio Moroder. ... The Jackson 5 in 1971. ... ZZ Top (pronounced ) is an American hard rock band formed in 1969 in Houston, Texas. ... Olivia Newton-John AO OBE (born 26 September 1948) is a Grammy Award-winning and Golden Globe-nominated English-born Australian pop singer, songwriter and actress. ... Two Tribes is the title track of the second single by Frankie Goes To Hollywood, released in the UK by ZTT Records in May 1984 (see 1984 in music). ... Frankie Goes to Hollywood (FGTH) was a UK dance-pop band that was extremely popular in the mid 1980s. ... Simple Minds is a rock band from Scotland, which had its greatest worldwide popularity from the mid-1980s to the early-1990s. ... Ian Dury, in a look combining Gene Vincent with a Cockney pearly king. ... Wham! was a pop duo which was formed by George Michael and his best friend Andrew Ridgeley in the early 1980s. ... We Belong is a song from Pat Benatars album Tropico. ... Pat Benatar (born Patricia Mae Andrzejewski on 10 January 1953) is an influential, four-time Grammy Award-winning US rock singer who has recorded several million- and multimillion-selling albums and singles. ... For other uses, see Dio (disambiguation). ... Twisted Sister is an American heavy metal band from New York City. ... Kenneth Ray[2] Kenny Rogers (born August 21, 1938, in Houston, Texas) is a prolific American country music singer, photographer, producer, songwriter, actor and businessman. ... Kim Carnes (born July 20, 1945 in Pasadena, California) is a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter. ... James Ingram (born February 16, 1956 in Akron, Ohio) is an American soul musician, famous for his vocal performance. ... The Smiths were an English rock band active from 1982 to 1987. ... Whats Love Got to Do with It was the second single from Tina Turners album Private Dancer. ... Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock) November 26, 1939) is an 11 time Grammy Award-winning (sharing three), American Singer, Dancer, Record Producer, Executive Producer, Film Producer, Actress, Writer, Performer, Songwriter, Author and occasional Painter whose career has spanned from 1956 to present. ... Helen Folasade Adu (born 16 January 1959), MBE, known professionally as Sade (IPA pronunciation: ), is a Nigerian-born Grammy Award-winning English soul, jazz, R&B, and adult contemporary singer, songwriter, composer, and record producer, noted for her soulful, smoky contralto. ... Prince (UK) chronology Purple Rain track listing When Doves Cry is song by American musician Prince, and the lead single from his 1984 album Purple Rain. ... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... Prefab Sprout is an English pop band that rose to moderate fame during the 1980s. ... For other uses, see Big Country (disambiguation). ... The Smiths were an English rock band active from 1982 to 1987. ... Scritti Politti are a Welsh musical band. ... Nik Kershaw Nik Kershaw (born Nicholas David Kershaw on March 1, 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, popular during the 1980s. ... Marilyn Peter Robinson (born November 3, 1962), better known as Marilyn, is a famous cross-dressing singer and musician who reached fame with his song Calling Your Name in the 1980s. ... You Might Think is a single by The Cars from their fifth studio album, Heartbeat City. ... The Cars were an American rock band, fronted by Ric Ocasek, that emerged from the early punk scene in the late 1970s. ... Divine with dogs Harris Glenn Milstead (born October 19, 1945 in Towson, Maryland - died March 7, 1988) was better known by his drag persona Divine. ... The Style Council was formed by ex-Jam singer and guitarist Paul Weller with keyboardist Mick Talbot in 1983. ... The Bluebells was a Scottish pop group in the 1980s. ... Helen Folasade Adu (born 16 January 1959), MBE, known professionally as Sade (IPA pronunciation: ), is a Nigerian-born Grammy Award-winning English soul, jazz, R&B, and adult contemporary singer, songwriter, composer, and record producer, noted for her soulful, smoky contralto. ... These are the #1 Hits of 1984: Categories: No 1 hits in the United States | 1984 in music ...


Christmas songs

Cover art for the original Do They Know Its Christmas? release – artist Peter Blake This article is about the song. ... Band Aid was a British and Irish charity supergroup, founded in 1984 by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in order to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia by releasing the record Do They Know Its Christmas? for the Christmas market. ... Last Christmas is a song by British pop duo Wham!, released on Epic Records in 1984, on a double A-side with Everything She Wants. It was written by George Michael, one half of the duo. ... Wham! was a pop duo which was formed by George Michael and his best friend Andrew Ridgeley in the early 1980s. ... Thank God Its Christmas is a Christmas single by British rock band Queen. ... Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970 in London by guitarist Brian May, lead vocalist Freddie Mercury, and drummer Roger Taylor, with bassist John Deacon joining the following year. ... Another Rock N Roll Christmas is a popular 1984 Christmas song by Gary Glitter. ... Gary Glitter (born May 8, 1944) is an English rock and pop singer and songwriter who had a string of chart successes with a collection of 1970s glam rock hits including Rock and Roll parts 1 & 2, I Love You Love Me Love, Im the Leader of the Gang...

Published popular music

Fred Ebb (April 8, 1933 - September 11, 2004) was a musical theatre lyricist. ... John Harold Kander (born March 18, 1927 in Kansas City, Missouri) is the American composer of a series of musical theatre successes as part of the songwriting team of Kander and Ebb. ... The Rink is the tenth musical written by the composer/lyricist team John Kander and Fred Ebb, the creators of both Cabaret and Chicago. ... The Cosby Show is an American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby, first broadcast on September 20, 1984 and ran for eight seasons on the NBC television network, until April 30, 1992. ... William Henry Bill Cosby, Jr. ... Springsteen redirects here. ... Punky Brewster was a popular sitcom in the 1980s. ... Kate & Allie was a television situation comedy, airing on CBS from 1984 to 1989. ... Ray Erskine Parker Jr. ... Stevie Wonder (born Stevland Hardaway Judkins on May 13, 1950, name later changed to Stevland Hardaway Morris)[1] is an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer. ... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ... John Waite (born John Charles Waite, 4 July 1952, Lancaster, Lancashire, England) is a rock singer. ... Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is an English singer-songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, poet, entrepreneur, painter, record producer, film producer, and animal-rights activist. ... Cynthia Ann Stephanie Cyndi Lauper (born June 22, 1953) is an American Grammy Award- winning singer, MTV VMA-winning video and Emmy Award-winning film, television and theatre actress. ... Hal David (born May 25, 1921 in New York City, New York) is an American lyricist and songwriterFicticiousbyMichaelAlfredMontalbano. ... Albert Hammond (born 18 May 1944) is a singer-songwriter, whose family came originally from Gibraltar. ... For other persons named George Michael, see George Michael (disambiguation). ... Due to technical limitations, some web browsers may not display some special characters in this article. ...

Classical music

Samuel (Sam) Adler (born March 4, 1928) is an American composer and conductor. ... Brian Cherney (born 1942) is a Canadian composer. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... Mario Davidovsky (born March 4, 1934) is an Argentine-American composer. ... Ludovico Einaudi Ludovico Einaudi (Born in Turin, 1955) is a modern-day italian composer and pianist particularly noted for the use of developing melodious phrases in his piano compositions. ... Daron Aric Hagen Daron Aric Hagen (born November 4, 1961, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American composer of contemporary classical music and opera. ... John Harbison John Harris Harbison (born December 20, 1938 in Orange, New Jersey) is a composer, best known for his operas and large choral works. ... Robin Holloway (born 19 October 1943 in Leamington Spa) is an English composer. ... Elizabeth Maconchy (1907 - 1994) was an English composer of Irish parentage, most noted for her cycle of thirteen string quartets. ... Ingram Marshall in his Hamden, CT studio. ... Stephen Michael Reich (born October 3, 1936) is an American composer. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Tōru Takemitsu (武満 徹 Takemitsu Tōru, October 8, 1930–February 20, 1996) was a Japanese composer of music, and four time winner of the Japanese Academy Award, who explored the compositional principles of Western classical music and his native Japanese tradition both in isolation and in combination. ... Robert Ward (born September 13, 1917 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American composer. ...

Opera

Sir Harrison Paul Birtwistle, CH (born July 15, 1934) is a British composer, widely seen as one of the most significant modern composers from that country. ... The Mask of Orpheus is an opera with music by Harrison Birtwistle and a libretto by Peter Zinovieff. ... Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is a three-times Academy Award-nominated American composer. ... Akhnaten is an opera based on the life and religious convictions of the pharaoh Akhenaten (a. ... Philip Glass (born January 31, 1937) is a three-times Academy Award-nominated American composer. ... the CIVIL warS: a tree is best measured when it is down is an opera created in the early 1980s by director Robert Wilson to music by Philip Glass and others. ... Krzysztof Penderecki. ... Johann Peter Schickele (b. ... The Abduction of Figaro, described as A Simply Grand Opera by P. D. Q. Bach, is actually the work of composer Peter Schickele. ... P. D. Q. Bach is a fictional composer invented by musical satirist Professor Peter Schickele. ...

Musical theater

Starlight Express is a rock musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber (music) and Richard Stilgoe (lyrics), with later revisions by Don Black (lyrics) and David Yazbek (music and lyrics for the 2nd US tour, though much of his contribution was removed for the UK tour after Andrew Lloyd Webber saw it... Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a highly successful English composer of musical theatre, and also the elder brother of cellist Julian Lloyd Webber. ... Richard Stilgoe OBE. Richard Stilgoe OBE (b. ... The Rink is the tenth musical written by the composer/lyricist team John Kander and Fred Ebb, the creators of both Cabaret and Chicago. ... The Martin Beck Theatre is a notable Broadway theatre in New York. ... is the 40th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sunday in the Park with George is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. ... Stephen Joshua Sondheim (b. ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... The Booth Theatre in 2006 The Booth Theatre on September 25, 2005 The Booth Theatre is a legitimate Broadway theatre located at 222 West 45th Street in midtown-Manhattan. ... is the 122nd day of the year (123rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Musical films

The Cotton Club is a movie, released in 1984, centered around a popular real-life Harlem jazz club in the 1930s, the Cotton Club. ... The Muppets Take Manhattan is the third of a series of live-action musical feature films starring Jim Hensons Muppets, and the final film before Hensons death. ...

Births

is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lovefoxxx (stage name of Luísa Hanaê Matsushita, born in February 25, 1984 in Campinas, Brazil) is the Brazilian lead singer of indie-electro band Cansei de Ser Sexy. ... Cansei de Ser Sexy (literally tired of being sexy in Portuguese; better known as CSS) is a Brazilian band from São Paulo. ... is the 77th day of the year (78th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Vonzell Solomon (born 18 March 1984), also known as Baby V, is an American singer who was the third-place finisher in the fourth season of the television series American Idol. ... is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Winta Photo: Hans Otto Nesbø Winta Efrem Negassi (Born: March 20, 1984) is a Norwegian pop star. ... is the 217th day of the year (218th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Once in a lifetime, there comes one man who has the extraordinary courage, the outstanding ability, and the fierce inner beauty to make a difference in the world. ... Rooney is a five-piece rock band from Los Angeles signed to Geffen Records. ... is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Amanda Leigh Mandy Moore (born April 10, 1984) is an American pop singer, songwriter, model, and actress. ... is the 105th day of the year (106th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Triple Threat was a professional wrestling stable that existed in Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) from 1995 to 1998. ... is the 114th day of the year (115th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tyson Jay Ritter (born April 24, 1984) is the lead vocalist and bass guitarist of The All American Rejects. ... The All-American Rejects are a rock band from Stillwater, Oklahoma formed by Tyson Ritter and Nick Wheeler in 2001. ... is the 122nd day of the year (123rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Han Ji-hye (born June 29, 1984) is a South Korean actress and model. ... is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fantasia Monique Barrino (born June 30, 1984), or simply Fantasia, is a multiple Grammy Award-nominated R&B/soul singer and award-winning Broadway actress who rose to fame as the winner of the third season of the television series American Idol in 2004. ... is the 205th day of the year (206th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The A-Teens are a pop group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed in 1998. ... The A-Teens or A*Teens are a pop group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed in 1998. ... is the 207th day of the year (208th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexandra Rebecca Parks (born 26 July 1984, in Mount Hawke, Cornwall) is an English singer-songwriter. ... is the 233rd day of the year (234th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alizée Jacotey (IPA: ) (born August 21, 1984) is a French singer. ... Melissa Amber Schuman (born August 21, 1984) is an American singer and actress. ... Dream Was A pop group consisting of 4 girls. ... is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Melua redirects here. ... is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Louis Edward Stephens (born May 10, 1930 in Denver, Colorado) was an American football offensive lineman in the NFL for the Washington Redskins. ... Rooney is a five-piece rock band from Los Angeles signed to Geffen Records. ... is the 270th day of the year (271st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Avril Lavigne Whibley,[7] better known by her birth name of Avril Lavigne (IPA: ), (born September 27, 1984) is a Canadian rock/punk-pop singer, musician and actress. ... is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ashlee Nicole Simpson (born October 3, 1984) is an American pop rock singer, songwriter, and actress. ... is the 277th day of the year (278th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Lena Katina. ... This article is about the Russian singing duo. ... is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stephanie Cheng Stephanie Cheng (鄭融) (born October 10, 1984) is a budding female singer and starlet in Hong Kong, who was being introduced by Go East Music, which was consolidated with Universal Music in 2003. ... is the 285th day of the year (286th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Matthew Ingvald Dewey (born 1984) is an Australian composer and singer. ... is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The A-Teens are a pop group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed in 1998. ... The A-Teens or A*Teens are a pop group from Stockholm, Sweden, formed in 1998. ... is the 300th day of the year (301st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kelly Michelle Lee Osbourne (born 27 October 1984) is an English television personality, singer, actress, radio presenter, and fashion designer. ... is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Delta Lea Goodrem (born 9 November 1984) is a multi ARIA Award winning Australian singer-songwriter, pianist and Logie Award winning actress. ... is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Willy Mason (born 21 November 1984) is an American singer-songwriter. ...

Deaths

is the 46th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ethel Merman (January 16, 1908 – February 15, 1984) was a Tony Award- and Grammy Award-winning American star of stage and film musicals, well known for her powerful voice, often hailed by critics as The Grande Dame of the Broadway stage. // Merman was born Ethel Agnes Zimmermann in her maternal... is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marvin Gaye (born Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr. ... is the 96th day of the year (97th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jimmy Kennedy (born July 20, 1902, died April 6, 1984) was a songwriter predominently the lyricist putting words to existing music like Teddy Bears Picnic and My Prayer or co writing with Michael Carr or Wilhelm Grosz or Nat Simon among others Jimmy Kennedy was born in Omagh, Northern Ireland... is the 116th day of the year (117th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... William Count Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. ... is the 121st day of the year (122nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Gordon Jenkins Gordon Hill Jenkins (12 May 1910-1 May 1984) was an American arranger who was an influential figure in popular music in the 1940s and 1950s, renowned for his lush string arrangements. ... is the 166th day of the year (167th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Robert Meredith Willson (18 May 1902 – 15 June 1984) was an American composer and playwright, best known as the writer of The Music Man. ... is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 212th day of the year (213th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Le Flem (March 18, 1881 - July 31, 1984) was a French composer and musician. ... is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ernest Dale Tubb (February 9, 1914 – September 6, 1984), nicknamed the Texas Troubadour, was an American singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of country music. ... is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Lynch (Born October 22, 1906, in Parkgariff, County Cork, Ireland. ... is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Steve Goodman (July 25, 1948 – September 20, 1984) was an American folk music singer-songwriter from Chicago, Illinois. ... is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Razzle during his time with Hanoi Rocks Nicholas Dingley, alias Razzle (December 2, 1960–December 9, 1984), was known most famously for being the drummer of Hanoi Rocks from 1982 until his death. ... Hanoi Rocks is a Finnish rock band formed in 1979, their most successful period came in the early 1980s. ...

Awards

Grammy Awards

The 26th Grammy Awards were held in 1984, and were broadcast live on American television. ...

Country Music Association Awards

Eurovision Song Contest

The Eurovision Song Contest 1984 was the 29th Eurovision Song Contest and was held on May 5, 1984 in Luxembourg. ...

Charts

List of No. 1 Hits

These are the #1 Hits of 1984: Categories: No 1 hits in the United States | 1984 in music ...

List of No. 1 Albums

According to Billboard Magazine, only four albums reached Number One on the Billboard 200 chart during 1984. ...

KROQ

  • KROQ Top 106.7 Countdown of 1984

See also

This article is about the year. ... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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1984 is the album of one of the popular rock band Van Halen.
The album was released on January 9, 1984 by Hard Rock Records.
1984 is the second of two Van Halen albums to have sold 10 million copies in the United States and is considered by many to be a milestone in rock history.
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