Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s Bands/Musicians

Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s

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List Criteria: Best musicians who were active in the 1980s, judged on the quality of their '80s projects.

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  1. 1
    Pop music, Contemporary R&B, New jack swing More
    #280 on the ultimate list
  2. 2
    Motown Sound, Rock music, Electronic music More
    #1 on the ultimate list
  3. 3
    Hip hop music, Synthpop, New Wave More
    #3 on the ultimate list
  4. 4
    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B More
    #17 on the ultimate list
  5. 5
    Motown Sound, Psychedelic soul, Pop music More
    #15 on the ultimate list
  6. 6
    Hip hop music, Pop punk, Alternative hip hop More
    #43 on the ultimate list
  7. 7
    Rock music, Dance-pop, Rhythm and blues More
    #13 on the ultimate list
  8. 8
    New Wave, Rock music, Alternative rock More
    #42 on the ultimate list
  9. 9
    New Wave, Pop music, Rock music More
    #37 on the ultimate list
  10. 10
    Hip hop music, Alternative hip hop, Hardcore hip hop More
    #57 on the ultimate list
  11. 11
    Urban contemporary, Hip hop music, Adult contemporary music More
    #105 on the ultimate list
  12. 12
    Girl group, New Wave, Pop music More
    #73 on the ultimate list
  13. 13
    Hip hop music, Pop music, Rock music More
    #70 on the ultimate list
  14. 14
    Disco, Rock music, Black metal More
    #68 on the ultimate list
  15. 15
    New Wave, Disco, Pop music More
    #78 on the ultimate list
  16. 16
    Disco, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B More
    #62 on the ultimate list
  17. 17
    Disco, Pop music, Dance music More
    #91 on the ultimate list
  18. 18
    Adult contemporary music, Pop music, House music More
    #151 on the ultimate list
  19. 19
    Pop music, Dance-pop, Contemporary R&B More
    #95 on the ultimate list
  20. 20
    Urban contemporary, Rock music, Dance-pop More
    #153 on the ultimate list
  21. 21
    Blues-rock, Pop music, Folk music More
    #122 on the ultimate list
  22. 22

    Billy Ocean

    #89 on the ultimate list
  23. 23
    Hip hop music, Girl group, Pop rap More
    #103 on the ultimate list
  24. 24
    Doo-wop, Girl group, Ballad More
    #164 on the ultimate list
  25. 25
    Hip hop music, Hardcore hip hop, East Coast hip hop More
    #178 on the ultimate list

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