Dance Hits of the 1980s
Includes: Deniece Williams, Eurythmics, Kool & The Gang, Lionel Richie, Madonna, Michael Jackson, New Order, Patrice Rushen, Paula Abdul, Rick James, and more!
The music of the 1980s loved to make you dance! Give the gift of Dance Hits of the 1980s to someone who loves to shake it up and do it right!
Back in the 1980s, dance music was not just entertainment, but it became a true cultural phenomenon. Clubs and nightlife were on the rise, associated with the growing popularity of the electronic music culture, particularly the blossoming EDM (electronic dance music) scene, which originated in Detroit or Chicago – the debate is on! Regardless of the origins of EDM, it is undeniable that the dance culture is deeply rooted in the music of the 80s, particularly because this was the first time synthesizers featured heavily on chart-topping songs. The synth allowed producers and artists to access an incredible variety of artificial and digital sounds, including all of those punchy and crisp drum beats that are so commonly associated with the sound of 80s dance music. Find out what the real groove sounds like and give the gift of rhythm with this playlist!