Songs that worthily accompanied the musical era of the 80s into the sunset! (The second part)
We continue our Top-most favorite songs that worthily spent the sunny 80s in the sunset. Hits of 89.
Queen - The Miracle (1989)
Like many songs of the legendary band Queen, this composition is full of allusions to the reality surrounding the musicians in those years ... The Miracle also mentions famous architectural monuments - the Taj Mahal and the Tower of Babel! At the same time, “Tower of Babel” is a 1975 song by Sir Elton John, an old friend of Freddie Mercury…
No less interesting is the video for the song, in which the boys tried on the images of cult musicians! Ross McCall, playing the role of Freddie Mercury, appears in the famous images of the singer. From time to time, the musicians themselves appear in the video!
Aerosmith - Janie's Got a Gun (1989)
The title of the song translates to "Janey's got a gun". The lyrics tell the story of a girl who shoots her own father. In his creation, Stephen Tyler decided to raise such a sensitive issue as paternal abuse ...
It was this composition that brought Aerosmith the first Grammy for Best Rock Performance by a Vocal Duo or Group!
Phil Collins - Another Day in Paradise (1989)
An unusually touching composition, which Collins sings from the point of view of a third person. The lyrics depict the moment when a man crosses the street on purpose to ignore a homeless woman...
The song was Collins' seventh and final single to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100. It also brought the musician worldwide success and eventually became one of the most successful songs of his solo career.
Black Box - Ride On Time (1989)
An incendiary Italian track that needs no introduction! The vocalist of the Black Box group conquered thousands of listeners' hearts with her outstanding voice ...
The single was a chart success in many countries, topping the charts in Iceland, Ireland and the UK. The track became the leader in the British charts, and the best-selling single of 1989!
Jason Donovan - Sealed with a kiss (1988)
A chic composition that still captivates today with its musical accompaniment, and, of course, with the sweet voice of Jason Donovan...
Curiously, the song was originally written by Peter Udell and Gary Geld. In the 1960s, it was recorded by The Four Voices, but their version never achieved popularity ... In 1989, Jason Donovan recorded his version, which appealed to listeners from all over the world! The song performed by him not only hit the first place in the UK Singles Chart, but also broke through to the dance floors. And to this day, she delights with a mixture of romantic slow and incendiary dance music.
Prince - Batdance (1989)
This composition is rightfully considered a true masterpiece, in which chaotic, mechanical, dance beats are mixed! In this song, Prince combined many musical ideas of that time ... It turned out to be extremely appropriate and beautiful!
Batdance gained popularity thanks to the movie "Batman" (1989), in which it was included as a soundtrack! The song became Prince's fourth single to reach #1 in the US!
Vaya Con Dios - Johnny (1988)
This song will surely stick in your memory for its French! Beautiful and very rhythmic - she adequately accompanied the era of the 1980s into the sunset ...