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Black bands of the 80s

Black bands of the 80s


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80s Soul Artists

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Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam- I only knew a few songs, but liked their style a lot.

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Earth, Wind & Fire

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One of the more musically diverse bands of the 70's & 80's, The Commodores played everything from smooth ballads to straight-up funk.

Then: Morrissey rose to prominence in the 1980s as the lyricist and vocalist of the alternative rock band The Smiths. The band was highly successful in the ...

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The Smiths Top 10 UK 80s Indie Bands


California punk band Bad Religion in an early-'90s portrait session.

At one point in the 1980s it was Simple Minds against U2 for the title of 'Best young stadium rockers'. But, though this Scottish band were left in the wake ...

Here Are Rock's All-Time Greatest Love Songs: Classics, 80s and Beyond

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The Supremes

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It was the decade of glam, thrash and NWOBHM – but not everyone could be as big as Def Leppard or Iron Maiden. RMF's Malcolm Dome looks at the 80s bands who ...

13) Pink Floyd – This legendary band wasn't as big as Lepplin, and their influence on future musicians was perhaps the most subtle of any of this list.

Read about the Top 10 Best 80's Rock Bands and just try to follow the music.

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From left: Lorne Black, Mark Kendall, Jack Russell, Audie Desbrow.


9. TLC

The Woodentops

Black Uhuru Bring Roots Reggae To Early 80's Mainstream America

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A big-haired '80s rock band stands on a train performing to a largely

Black in the 1990s

Top 10 Girl Groups Of All Time: The Supremes, Destiny's Child, TLC & More | Billboard


BAD BRAINS were an oxymoronic cultural hybrid; middle-class Black kids into jazz-fusion from the DC suburbs that developed a unique response to punk rock; ...

Smokey Robinson & The Miracles


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Big hair, not really an 80s hair band.

... MT PHOTO: DOUG COOMBE - Seduce now (from left): David Black,

Hair Bands Then and Now

For a very brief moment, Quiet Riot was a rock & roll phenomenon. Start Listening on Slacker.

If there were a soundtrack for the 1980s, for many of us, it would be recorded by R.E.M. (Can anyone forget Brenda Walsh listening to “Losing My Religion” ...

The Best Rock Ballads Ever of the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s (PART 1/8)

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Black Girls Who LITERALLY Rock!

Black Ivory

Fistfights have routinely settled such discussions, but here is a list of the ten most important bands of the early-80s American Hardcore explosion.

Japanese Punk Culture From The '80s

... everything has a precedent, a prime mover that influences transformation and change. So is the case with bands/people from the mid-' 80s New York ...

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Bonded by Blood: Five Bay Area Metal Bands that Changed the '80s | KQED Arts

Black Tiger is an 80's Classic Rock Covers Band with a difference! You won't hear many other bands playing the same classic tracks as Black Tiger, ...

2018 ➤ Peel on Smith and The Fall: the band by which all others must be judged

Black Rocker Dude Wig

The advent of American ska in the early and mid 80's owes much of its early growth to two bands -- The Untouchables in Los Angeles and The Toasters in New ...

Boston-based band The Cars. (Courtesy Jeff Albertson)

The Replacements


Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam

Women's History Month: Influential '80s and '90s rock bands from Minnesota | Local Current Blog | The Current from Minnesota Public Radio

Powerlord - band promo pic - circa early 80's - #3383

80's polish Heavy and Thrash Metal bands

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'80s bands dominate Rockin' the Rivers lineup



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Then: After achieving minor success in the late 1970s as part of the new wave band The Tourists, she and fellow musician David A. Stewart went on to achieve ...

The perfect signal to The Universe that you're feeling all sorts of sad on the inside is a ton of black eyeliner.

'80s bands dominate Rockin' the Rivers lineup

Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time: The Complete List

... what British pop music might have been like had Yuka Fujii never existed. She was the girlfriend of Japan's bassist, Mick Karn. In the early 80s, ...

They were one of the most successful and influential rock bands of the '70s and early '80s, but toward the end of the latter decade, ...


Alternative Pop/Rock is essentially a catch-all term for post-punk bands from the mid-'80s to the mid-'90s. Though there is a variety of musical styles ...

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Top 20 Of The Best 80's Hair Metal Bands ...

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Hair today

The Sensational Alex Harvey Band

RFTW - Ready For The World. I was 11 when I first heard them.

X, who alongside the Germs and Black Flag are one of the most enduring bands to emerge from L.A.'s '80s punk scene. (Photo by Dean Musgrove, ...


The Evolution of Glam Rock Fashion: New Era Glam Style

... which is from the Carl Sentance variant of the 80's GBB. Oh, the hair! :) That's Pedro Howse on the right, Geezer's nephew, and his solo band guitarist.