What are the best songs about a girl to come out of the '80s? To answer that question, let's rank the best '80s songs about a girl that truly defined the decade and made the world wonder who some of these captivating ladies actually were.
If you asked anyone what the number one song about a girl from the '80s might be, odds are you would immediately hear about "Roxane" from The Police. If you're especially unlucky, they might even try belting out a lyric or two! The decade is full of songs about girls, and the Police's most recognizable track is no exception. Other songs from the 1980s about a specific lady include Toto's "Rosanna" and one just about everyone knows, Rick Springfield's "Jessie's Girl," which is about a girl whose name is left completely out of the song. Other catchy tunes about women include Dexys Midnight Runners's "Come on Eileen" and Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean."
Vote up your favorite '80s songs about a girl on this ranked list, and add any tracks that aren't here already.
Bette Davis EyesKim Carnes
Come On EileenDexys Midnight Runners
Lily Was HereDavid A. Stewart feat. Candy Dulfer
Jane SaysJane's Addiction