Whether you’re reading this on a Friday or not, flashbacks are always fun!

We’d like to take you back with some of our favorite ‘80s one-hit wonders.  Now, we know the term “one-hit wonder” isn’t always the kindest of terms, but there’s a reason the charts were kinds to these eight songs.


Autograph – “Turn Up The Radio” (1984)


L.A. Guns – “The Ballad of Jayne” (1989)


Vixen – “Edge Of A Broken Heart” (1988)


Red Rider – “Lunatic Fringe” (1981)


Faster Pussycat – “House of Pain” (1989)


Pretty Boy Floyd – “Rock and Roll (Is Gonna Set the Night on Fire)” (1989)


JETBOY – “Feel The Shake” (1988)


Vinnie Vincent Invasion – “Boyz Are Gonna Rock” (1986)


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice.