After providing data for hundreds of Soundwaves 10@10 episodes, Intern Steve steps into the spotlight with a deep dive into All Things 80s. Almost every episode will be two parts … each half a distinctly different subject from its counterpart … seemingly unrelated pop culture and music topics that (more often than not) will have a connection!
Today we’re going to hear the song voted #1 in an online poll for VH1’s list of The 100 Greatest Songs of the ’80s. We’re going to hear a couple tracks produced by Steve Lillywhite and we’re going to hear a song that made appearances on the Billboard Hot 100 with a 30-year gap in between.
1. Duran Duran – Rio
2. Prince – Raspberry Beret
3. Bon Jovi – Living On A Prayer
4. George Michael – Freedom! ’90
5. Derek & The Dominos – Layla
6. Paul McCartney & Wings – Maybe I’m Amazed
7. U2 – I Will Follow
8. Dave Matthews Band – Stay
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