A List Of Songs From The 80’s And 90’s That Will Never Go Old

Listening to Classic 105 each day will truly make you feel giddy. The music on our playlist proves that some of the songs will never get old or be forgotten. Some of these songs will most likely be heard on the Classic Countdown with our very own, Mimmy Khamis.

Fans of songs from the 80’s and 90’s have taken to social media to compile a list of songs of this era that are truly memorable. I simply can’t get enough of Whitney Houston’s hit song I Have Nothing and well just about the entire Classic 105 line-up. What your choice?

Rhian Talauega Color me badd- I wanna s3x you up. Lighter shade of brown- Sunday afternoon.. smokey robinson – cruisin … al green- lets stay together… mark morrison- return of the mac soo many

Pepe Cuevas Prince purple rain. Little red corvette. Diamonds and pearls. Michael Jackson thriller LP.

CindyJorge Bravo Bob Marley wait in vain! !!!!!!!

Antonio Stephens Poison….BBD

Michael Torrez Can’t touch this

Gary Palmejar Smokey Robinson’s “Crusin”

Lisa Bell Got to give it up..marvin gaye.

Alexandra Catalan Hendricks One Love: The Very Best of Bob Marley & The Wailers

Vik JR Cervantez Billie jean!!

Fiona Arlington Candy Man song, the shaggy song “it wasn’t me”, Bizmarkee, Wellll, I could do without Poison and Bobby Brown and Madonna.

Dennis N Lynne Louchart “Flying Purple People Eater” a true classic!!!!!!!!!!! 😉 but seriously, “Yesterday” by the Beatles.

Classic Countdown

Today August 4th, 2016 we are sampling music from the ’90s.

1. Better Middler ‘ From A  Distance’

The song became an international commercial success after it was recorded in 1990 by Bette Midler for the album Some People’s Lives

2. UB 40 ‘Kingston Town’

It was recorded in 1989 by reggae group UB40 and was the second single from their album Labour of Love II

 

3. Michael Bolton ‘ How Am I Supposed To Live Without You’

 

4. Roxette ‘It Must Have Been Love’

It Must Have Been Love” is a song written by Per Gessle and performed by the Swedish pop duo Roxette.

 

5. Mariah Carey ‘ Love Takes Time To Heal’

Love Takes Time” is a song recorded by Mariah Carey. It was written by Carey and Ben Margulies, and was produced by Walter Afanasieff for Carey’s debut

 

Tina Kaggia’s top ten Classic songs

Tina’s choice of classic songs range from the sultry voice Luther Vandross to the little known Toto. But one thing is for sure her taste is quite something. A shift from slow love jams to funky tuned Commodores.

10. Luther Vandross – Keeping my faith in you

9. Michael Jackson – Dirty Diana

8. New edition- Can you stand the rain

7. Toto – Africa

6. New edition – One more day

5 Tyrese- Act like that

4. Ralph tresvant -Do what I gotta do

3. Kenny Rodgers – Three times a Lady

2. Commodores – Night shift

1. Phil Collins – Another day in paradise

Also see: Tina’s top ten African songs

Check out Tina Kaggia’s top ten African tunes

Tina Kaggia’s love for African music can be seen through her selection of the finest African tunes.

The mix ranges from the traditional West African music with the likes of Wes and his tune Alane, She also seems to love a little bit of swahili from neighbouring Tanzania.

She is undecided about which song she loves most, here is the list of her top ten African tunes.

10.Ali Kiba – Mapenzi ya run dunia

9. Awilo – Cache cache

8. Kaberere – Just the way

7. Psquare – Beautiful onyinye

6. Davido – Skelewu

5. Ray C – Mama ntilie

4.Sam fan Thomas – Sitcha

3. Kando Bongo man – Sweet Elizabeth
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2. Christina Shusho – Thamani ya wokovu wangu

1. Wes – Alane

Here is a list of Nick Odhiambo’s top African songs

In no particular order here is  a list of Nick Odhiambo’s favourite top ten African songs.

They range from the old school rhumba tunes of Franco to the much recent funky tunes of Sauti Sol.

10.  Koffi Olomide –   Skol

9. Sauti Sol – Lazizi

8. Franco – Mario

7.Wizkid – On top of the matter

6. Big Nuz ft Dj Tira – Umlilo

5. Mafilizolo – Khona

4. Davido – Skelewu

3. Dj Cleo – Mzimba shaker

2. Atumpan – The thing

1. Franco – Kimpakisa

Playlist: The Best of 80’s Love songs [AUDIO]

Enjoy a great blend of classic jams as we head into the weekend.

1. JENNIFER RUSH – THE POWER OF LOVE
2. THE POLICE – EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE
3. BONNIE TYLER – TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE HEART
4. BRYAN ADAMS – STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART
5. FOREIGNER – I WANT TO KNOW WHAT LOVE IS
6. SINEAD O’CONNOR – NOTHING COMPARES 2 U
7. AIR SUPPLY – MAKING LOVE OUT OF NOTHING AT ALL
8. LIONEL RICHIE – SAY YOU, SAY ME
9. SCORPIONS – STILL LOVING YOU
10. CYNDI LAUPER – TIME AFTER TIME
11. BRYAN FERRY – SLAVE TO LOVE
12. INXS – NEVER TEAR US APART
13. BON JOVI – ALWAYS
14. CHRIS DE BURGH – LADY IN RED
15. WHITNEY HOUSTON – I WILL ALWAYS LOVE YOU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kA0pkemJxMc