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Radio 56, side B, track 2: "Lovin' Every Minute Of It" by Loverboy

Oh, Loverboy, I understand if you’re pissed.  I know I would be.  Did they call you and say “Hey, Loverboy, you guys are going to be featured on The Top 90 of the ’80s, during the top five songs of the decade.”  And I bet you were all like “Holy shit!   559 more words

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Radio 56, side B, track 1: "Lady" by Kenny Rogers, #5 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, Kenny Rogers. . .Kenny Rogers?  Whoa.  Not expecting to see your name pop up on this thing.  I’m not complaining, Kenny Rogers.  I mean, who doesn’t love you?   474 more words

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Radio 56, side A, track 11: "Another Brick In The Wall (Part 2)" by Pink Floyd, #6 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, Pink Floyd, I think some DJ just wanted an excuse to get some Pink Floyd on the radio.  Because I don’t think this song technically came out in the ’80s.   823 more words

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Radio 56, side A, track 10: "Like A Virgin" by Madonna, #7 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, Madonna, I actually wasn’t too familiar with this song.  I mean, I was familiar with it.  Everybody was when it came out, even if they were living under a rock.   429 more words

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Radio 56, side A, track 8: "Centerfold" by The J. Geils Band, #9 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, The J. Geils Band, I’m not going to pretend that I’m high-minded and above it all.  Not today, anyway.  I won’t deny that while I love this song because it’s just a great song, from the first time I heard it, I was celebrating the amazing story this guy told about how his high school crush ended up in the pages of a girly magazine.   856 more words

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Radio 56, side A, track 7: "Money For Nothing" by Dire Straits and Sting, #10 on The Top 90 of the '80s

Oh, Dire Straits and Sting, what an awesome way to kick off the last ten songs on this countdown!  I absolutely agree this was one of the best songs of the ’80s.   1,038 more words

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