Greatest Year In Music

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The Greatest Year in Music Countdown


#20 of the XPN Greatest Year In Music Countdown is 1985 voted by you the listener. To read more about this great year in music visit The Greatest Year in Music 1985


07:02 am Tears For FearsEverybody Wants To Rule The World
07:06 am Kate BushRunning Up That Hill
07:14 am Usa For AfricaWe Are The World
07:21 am Phil CollinsSussudio
07:28 am Dire StraitsMoney For Nothing
07:35 am The Jesus And Mary ChainJust Like Honey
07:38 am Tom WaitsClap Hands
07:43 am The ReplacementsLeft Of The Dial
07:47 am New OrderLove Vigilantes
07:54 am Suzanne VegaMarlene On The Wall
07:58 am John FogertyCenterfield
08:02 am The WaterboysThe Whole Of The Moon
08:07 am John MellencampSmall Town
08:12 am Talking HeadsRoad To Nowhere
08:18 am Whitney HoustonHow Will I Know
08:25 am InxsListen Like Thieves
08:29 am Ll Cool JI Can't Live Without My Radio
08:35 am PrinceRaspberry Beret
08:40 am Ready For The WorldOh Sheila
08:44 am EurythmicsSisters Are Doin' It For Themselves
08:50 am Husker DuMakes No Sense At All
08:57 am StarshipWe Built This City
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