Category Archive: 1985

LIVE IT UP (Mental As Anything song)

Live It Up (Mental As Anything song) – 1985 “Live It Up” is a single by Australian rock band Mental As Anything, first released in 1985 in Australia and then in Europe and the U.S. in 1986/87. It is the band’s most successful and most popular song, reaching the Top 20 in various countries. The …

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SARA (Starship song)

Sara (Starship song) – 1985 “Sara” is a song recorded by the American rock band Starship which reached number-one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart on March 15, 1986. It was sung only by Mickey Thomas, of the newly renamed band Starship, from their first album Knee Deep in the Hoopla; for this single, …

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ONLY LOVE (Nana Mouskouri song)

Only Love (Nana Mouskouri song) – 1985 “Only Love” is a 1985 song by Greek singer Nana Mouskouri. It is the theme song to the British TV series Mistral’s Daughter — based upon the novel by Judith Krantz — and when released as a single it reached number 2 in the UK Singles Chart in …

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THE POWER OF LOVE (Huey Lewis and the News song)

The Power of Love (Huey Lewis and the News song) – 1985 “The Power of Love”, also called “Power of Love”, is a 1985 single by Huey Lewis and the News, written for and featured in the 1985 blockbuster film Back to the Future. It gave the band their first number-one hit on the U.S. …

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STEREOTOMY

Stereotomy – 1985 Stereotomy is the ninth studio album by The Alan Parsons Project, released in 1985. Although sometimes considered better musically than its predecessor, Vulture Culture, it was not as successful commercially, perhaps due to many fewer vocals from Eric Woolfson (he only appears on a small section of the title track). The album …

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BROTHERS IN ARMS (album)

Brothers in Arms (album) – 1985 Brothers in Arms is the fifth studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits, released on 13 May 1985 by Vertigo Records internationally, and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. Brothers in Arms charted at number one worldwide, spending 10 weeks at number one on the …

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HIGHWAYMAN (The Highwaymen album)

Highwayman (The Highwaymen album) – 1985 Highwayman is the first studio album released by country supergroup The Highwaymen, comprising Kris Kristofferson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson. Highwayman, released through Columbia Records in 1985, was the group’s first and most successful album. Highwayman, consisting of ten tracks, was released as a follow-up to the …

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CENTERFIELD (album)

Centerfield (album) – 1985 Centerfield is the third solo studio album by musician John Fogerty. Released in 1985, it spawned the hit singles “The Old Man Down the Road”, “Rock and Roll Girls” and the title track “Centerfield”. This was Fogerty’s first album in nine years; After Asylum Records rejected his Hoodoo album, he decided …

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WHO ARE YOU

Who Are You – 1985 Who Are You is the eighth studio album by English rock band The Who, released through Polydor Records in the United Kingdom and MCA Records in the United States. It peaked at number 2 on the US charts and number 6 on the UK charts. It is The Who’s last …

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ROCKIN’ WITH THE RHYTHM – 1985 (The Judds)

Rockin’ with the Rhythm is the second studio album released by RCA Records in 1985 by the American country music duo The Judds. It features the singles “Have Mercy,” “Grandpa (Tell Me ‘Bout the Good Old Days),” “Rockin’ with the Rhythm of the Rain” and “Cry Myself to Sleep”; all four singles reached #1 on …

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