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100 Greatest '80s R&B Songs

Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

From funky jams to smooth grooves, this has it all.

100 SONGS • 8 HOURS AND 10 MINUTES

1I Wanna Dance with Somebody (Who Loves Me)2Endless Love (From "The Endless Love" Soundtrack)3I Just Called To Say I Love You4Smooth Operator5Sexual Healing6Billie Jean
Michael Jackson
04:54
7I Feel for You8You Dropped A Bomb On Me9Here and Now
Luther Vandross
05:23
10What's Love Got to Do with It (2015 Remaster)11Outstanding12Miss You Much13I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)14Every Little Step15That's What Friends Are For (Remastered)
Dionne Warwick feat. Elton John, Gladys Knight & Stevie Wonder
04:15
16Can You Stand The Rain17Celebration
Kool and The Gang
04:58
18Between the Sheets19Give It To Me Baby20On My Own
Patti LaBelle
04:49
21Caribbean Queen (No More Love On the Run)22Let's Groove
Earth Wind & Fire
05:39
23Being With You
Smokey Robinson
04:07
24You Are My Lady25Shake You Down26Ain't Nobody27All Night Long (All Night)28The Sweetest Taboo (Remastered)29Freeway Of Love30Hello
Lionel Richie
04:06
31How Will I Know32Part-Time Lover (Single Version)33I'm So Excited34Love Come Down
Evelyn "Champagne" King
06:05
35Solid
Ashford & Simpson
05:12
36If It Isn't Love37Nasty
Janet Jackson
04:03
38Paradise39Rock Me Tonight For Old Times Sake40Never Too Much
Luther Vandross
03:50
41Turn Your Love Around42Beat It
Michael Jackson
04:18
43Greatest Love of All44Say You, Say Me45Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car46My Prerogative47She Works Hard For The Money48Always49The Way You Make Me Feel (2012 Remaster)50Saving All My Love for You51Don't Say Goodnight (It's Time for Love) (Part I & 2)52Let's Wait Awhile
Janet Jackson
04:39
53Give Me the Night54Get Down On It (Re-Recorded In Stereo)55Nite and Day56Let's Hear It for the Boy (From "Footloose" Soundtrack)57If Only You Knew58Cool It Now59There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)60Juicy Fruit61What Have You Done For Me Lately62Do Me Baby
Meli'sa Morgan
05:17
63Roni64And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going (Original Broadway Cast/1982)65Nightshift
The Commodores
05:07
66Love You Down (Extended Version)67I Want to Be Your Man68Miss You Like Crazy69Shower Me With Your Love70And the Beat Goes On71I Want Her72Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) [feat. Caron Wheeler]73Superwoman
Karyn White
05:47
74Computer Love75Love Overboard (Album Version)
Gladys Knight & The Pips
05:25
76Looking For A New Love (Radio Edit)77Casanova78Whip Appeal (12-inch Version)79Never Knew Love Like This Before80Rhythm Of The Night (From "The Last Dragon" Soundtrack)81Don't Stop The Music
Yarbrough & Peoples
04:08
82Sukiyaki (Remastered)83Oh Sheila84I Wonder If I Take You Home
Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam feat. Full Force
06:45
85Just Got Paid86Dial My Heart87Take Your Time (Do It Right)88Forget Me Nots
Carol Duboc feat. Patrice Rushen, Bibi McGill & rhonda smith
05:01
89Let It Whip90Rock Steady91Burn Rubber on Me92Candy Girl
New Edition
03:55
93Missing You (Made Famous by Diana Ross)94Early in the Morning95Fantastic Voyage (Extended)96Stomp!97You Got It All98Can't Stop
After 7
04:07
99Girlfriend (Radio Edit)100Tender Love (Rerecorded)