Wednesday, December 26, 2007

Thursday Thirteen #34

Thirteen Things about Valtool
In Honor of VH-1's Top 100 songs of the 1980's, I give you, my favorite power ballads of the decade of excess.
1. "Keep on Loving You" by REO Speedwagon
2. "Don't Let It End" by Styx
3. "Send Her My Love" by Journey
4. "Hold on to the Nights" by Richard Marx
5. "High Enough" by Damn Yankees
6. "Close Your Eyes Forever" by Ozzie Osbourne and Lita Ford
7. "Take My Breath Away" by Berlin (the song that killed the band)
8. "Angel" by Aerosmith
9. "Patience" by Guns and Roses
10. "Total Eclipse of the Heart" by Bonnie Tyler
11. "Home Sweet Home" by Motley Crue
12. "I'll Be There For You" by Bon Jovi
13. "Drive" by the Cars

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11 comments:

♥ Em said...

Great list! Happy TT!

Nicholas said...

I enjoyed that decade! But the only one I remember is #7

Candy said...

I love 80's music, too. #s 1, 2, 4, 9 & 12 bring back lots of good memories! :o)

Sarah said...

That is super! I love 80's and 90's! I know all those songs...and I will have to get them!

Great list!

Happy TT!
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Moondancer said...

I was surprised that I knew all of those. Nice list.

Happy TT

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Toni said...

I feel like I was just whisked back to my childhood... and that's not a bad thing. I love '80s music!!!

Happy TT! :)

Malcolm: said...

It's funny... I was just thinking about "Don't Let It End" the other day and how I haven't heard it in such a long time. When I hear "Take My Breath Away", it's hard to believe that it's the same band that did such new wave classics as "The Metro" and "Sex (I'm A...)".

Angelika said...

I don't remember "Patience" at all. That's kind of ironic, LOL.

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Samantha_K said...

Can you take me hiiiiiiiiiggggggggghhhhhhhhh enough??

That will be in my head all day. Along with the visual of the blond hair swinging around the microphone... I love 80s music. Power ballads rock!
LOL.
Happy Thursday.

Kat said...

I knew all the songs and have them on my MP3 player!! Happy TT

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Michelle O. said...

I seriously love 80's power ballads! Great list.