New Wave Essentials
New Wave Essentials

New Wave Essentials

Rediscover the genre's chart-toppers, classics, and lost favorites.

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July 31, 2019
Tracks
#
Song
Artist
Album
Genre
Release date
Falco 3 (25th Anniversary Edition)
1
Rock Me AmadeusFalcoFalco 3 (25th Anniversary Edition)
Falco
Falco 3 (25th Anniversary Edition)
PopMusicRockDanceAlternativeNew Wave
1985-09-11
3:21
The Silver Collection
2
The Safety DanceMen Without HatsThe Silver Collection
Men Without Hats
The Silver Collection
PopMusicAlternativeNew WavePop/Rock
1982-01-01
2:44
Nena
3
99 LuftballonsNenaNena
Nena
Nena
PopMusic
1983-01-04
3:52
Wasn't Tomorrow Wonderful?
4
I Know What Boys LikeThe WaitressesWasn't Tomorrow Wonderful?
The Waitresses
Wasn't Tomorrow Wonderful?
RockMusicAlternativeNew Wave
1982-01-01
3:11
Black Sea
5
Generals and MajorsXTCBlack Sea
XTC
Black Sea
РокМузыкаПоп-музыкаПоп/рокАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаКолледж-рокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1980-09-12
4:4
Drums and Wires
6
Making Plans for NigelXTCDrums and Wires
XTC
Drums and Wires
РокМузыка
1979-08-17
4:13
New Wave Hits of the 80s
7
Don't You (Forget About Me) [2001 Remastered]Simple MindsNew Wave Hits of the 80s
Simple Minds
New Wave Hits of the 80s
PopMusic
1985-02-19
4:20
80s Mixtape
8
Don't You Want MeThe Human League80s Mixtape
The Human League
80s Mixtape
PopMusic
1981-10-16
3:57
80s Mixtape
9
Karma ChameleonCulture Club80s Mixtape
Culture Club
80s Mixtape
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1983-09-01
4:12
New Wave Hits of the 80s
10
Shattered Dreams (Remastered)Johnny Hates JazzNew Wave Hits of the 80s
Johnny Hates Jazz
New Wave Hits of the 80s
PopMusic
1988-03-24
3:26
The Best Of Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
11
If You LeaveOrchestral Manoeuvres In the DarkThe Best Of Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark
The Best Of Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark
Электронная музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаПоп-музыкаПоп/рокРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1988-02-29
4:30
The Best of Roxy Music
12
More Than ThisRoxy MusicThe Best of Roxy Music
Roxy Music
The Best of Roxy Music
RockMusicPopProg-Rock/Art RockPop/RockAlternativePunkArena RockGlam Rock
1982-04-02
4:18
Zenyatta Mondatta (Remastered)
13
Don't Stand So Close to Me (Remastered 2003)The PoliceZenyatta Mondatta (Remastered)
The Police
Zenyatta Mondatta (Remastered)
RockMusic
1980-09-19
4:4
Singles - 45's and Under
14
Pulling Mussels (From the Shell)SqueezeSingles - 45's and Under
Squeeze
Singles - 45's and Under
PopMusic
1982-10-22
3:59
New Wave Hits of the 80s
15
Video Killed the Radio StarThe BugglesNew Wave Hits of the 80s
The Buggles
New Wave Hits of the 80s
RockMusic
1980-01-01
4:11
Permanent Record: The Very Best of the Violent Femmes
16
Gone Daddy GoneViolent FemmesPermanent Record: The Very Best of the Violent Femmes
Violent Femmes
Permanent Record: The Very Best of the Violent Femmes
AlternativeMusicSinger/SongwriterAlternative FolkPunkCollege RockRockAdult AlternativeNew Wave
2005-07-12
3:6
The Greatest Hits Collection (Collector Edition)
17
VenusBananaramaThe Greatest Hits Collection (Collector Edition)
Bananarama
The Greatest Hits Collection (Collector Edition)
PopMusic
1986-05-19
3:48
After the Snow
18
I Melt with You (7" Mix)Modern EnglishAfter the Snow
Modern English
After the Snow
New WaveMusicAlternativeCollege RockRockAdult Alternative
1982-01-25
3:50
Extend the 80s - Pop
19
I Ran (So Far Away)A Flock of SeagullsExtend the 80s - Pop
A Flock of Seagulls
Extend the 80s - Pop
Music
1982-04-30
5:4
Human's Lib (Deluxe Remastered and Expanded Edition)
20
What Is Love? (Extended Mix)Howard JonesHuman's Lib (Deluxe Remastered and Expanded Edition)
Howard Jones
Human's Lib (Deluxe Remastered and Expanded Edition)
PopMusic
2011-01-02
6:36
Rock
21
Brass In PocketPretendersRock
Pretenders
Rock
PopMusic
1987-10-26
3:4
80s Hits
22
RelaxFrankie Goes to Hollywood80s Hits
Frankie Goes to Hollywood
80s Hits
PopMusic
1983-10-24
3:55
Some Great Reward (Deluxe)
23
People Are PeopleDepeche ModeSome Great Reward (Deluxe)
Depeche Mode
Some Great Reward (Deluxe)
Поп-музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаКолледж-рокНовая волнаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхЭлектронная музыка
1984-03-12
3:51
Snap!
24
Town Called MaliceThe JamSnap!
The Jam
Snap!
Классическая музыкаМузыка
1982-01-29
2:54
Direction Reaction Creation (Digitally Remastered)
25
Beat SurrenderThe JamDirection Reaction Creation (Digitally Remastered)
The Jam
Direction Reaction Creation (Digitally Remastered)
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаПанкАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхНовая волна
1982-11-22
3:24
True Colours / World Machine (Remastered)
26
Something About YouLevel 42True Colours / World Machine (Remastered)
Level 42
True Colours / World Machine (Remastered)
RockMusicPopPop/RockAlternativeNew Wave
1985-09-01
4:25
Pelican West Plus
27
Love Plus OneHaircut 100Pelican West Plus
Haircut 100
Pelican West Plus
RockMusicAlternativeNew WavePopPop/RockElectronic
1982-01-01
3:32
Platinum & Gold Collection
28
Hold Me NowThompson TwinsPlatinum & Gold Collection
Thompson Twins
Platinum & Gold Collection
Поп-музыкаМузыкаРокАльтернативная музыка для взрослыхАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаТанцевальная музыкаПоп/рокЭлектронная музыка
1983-11-11
4:46
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) [Remastered]
29
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)EurythmicsSweet Dreams (Are Made of This) [Remastered]
Eurythmics
Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) [Remastered]
Поп-музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаПоп/рок
1983-01-04
3:36
Football Songs
30
Should I Stay or Should I Go (Remastered)The ClashFootball Songs
The Clash
Football Songs
PunkMusicAlternative
1982-05-14
3:8
The Best of Bow Wow Wow
31
I Want CandyBow Wow WowThe Best of Bow Wow Wow
Bow Wow Wow
The Best of Bow Wow Wow
RockMusicAlternativeNew Wave
1982-05-28
2:44
Essential Boxerbeat
32
Just Got LuckyJo BoxersEssential Boxerbeat
Jo Boxers
Essential Boxerbeat
RockMusicPopPop/RockAlternativeNew Wave
1996-09-30
4:43
This Year's Model
33
Radio, RadioElvis Costello & The AttractionsThis Year's Model
Elvis Costello & The Attractions
This Year's Model
PopMusic
1978-01-01
3:6
Rio (Remastered)
34
RioDuran DuranRio (Remastered)
Duran Duran
Rio (Remastered)
RockMusic
1982-05-10
5:40
Rio (Remastered)
35
Hungry Like the WolfDuran DuranRio (Remastered)
Duran Duran
Rio (Remastered)
RockMusic
1982-05-04
3:41
This Is... 1980
36
Turning JapaneseThe VaporsThis Is... 1980
The Vapors
This Is... 1980
RockMusic
1980-01-25
3:45
Twogether: 80's, Vol. 1 (Le meilleur des hits des années 80)
37
Kids In AmericaKim WildeTwogether: 80's, Vol. 1 (Le meilleur des hits des années 80)
Kim Wilde
Twogether: 80's, Vol. 1 (Le meilleur des hits des années 80)
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1981-01-26
3:23
Hyperactive
38
She Blinded Me With ScienceThomas DolbyHyperactive
Thomas Dolby
Hyperactive
PopMusic
1982-03-01
3:43
Lost & Found, Vol. 1: Imagination
39
The Politics of DancingRe-FlexLost & Found, Vol. 1: Imagination
Re-Flex
Lost & Found, Vol. 1: Imagination
PopMusic
2007-03-30
4:16
80's Nostalgia
40
Too ShyKajagoogoo80's Nostalgia
Kajagoogoo
80's Nostalgia
DanceMusic
1982-01-01
3:41
The Party's Over
41
Talk Talk (1997 - Remaster)Talk TalkThe Party's Over
Talk Talk
The Party's Over
RockMusicAlternativeNew Wave
1982-01-01
3:23
The Albums 1980-84
42
TrueSpandau BalletThe Albums 1980-84
Spandau Ballet
The Albums 1980-84
Поп-музыкаМузыкаРокПоп/рок
1983-03-01
6:33
Idolize Yourself: The Very Best of Billy Idol (Remastered)
43
Dancing with MyselfGeneration XIdolize Yourself: The Very Best of Billy Idol (Remastered)
Generation X
Idolize Yourself: The Very Best of Billy Idol (Remastered)
RockMusicArena RockPopPop/RockAlternativeNew WaveHard Rock
1981-10-24
4:51
The Best of 2 Tone
44
Ghost TownThe SpecialsThe Best of 2 Tone
The Specials
The Best of 2 Tone
Поп-музыкаМузыка
2000-08-21
3:39
Premier Hits
45
CarsGary NumanPremier Hits
Gary Numan
Premier Hits
AlternativeMusic
1981-04-01
3:55
Rip It Up
46
You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)Dead or AliveRip It Up
Dead or Alive
Rip It Up
PopMusicR&B/SoulPop/RockDiscoDance
1984-11-05
4:27
Make It Big
47
Wake Me Up Before You Go-GoWham!Make It Big
Wham!
Make It Big
PopMusicPop/RockDanceAlternativeNew WaveAdult Contemporary
1984-05-01
3:51
Superhits
48
Love My WayThe Psychedelic FursSuperhits
The Psychedelic Furs
Superhits
AlternativeMusicRockCollege RockNew WaveAdult AlternativePunk
1982-09-25
3:34
Friend or Foe
49
Goody Two ShoesAdam AntFriend or Foe
Adam Ant
Friend or Foe
RockMusicAdult AlternativeAlternativeNew WavePopPop/Rock
1982-01-01
3:21
Club Epic - A Collection of Classic Dance Mixes, Vol. 5
50
Der KommissarAfter the FireClub Epic - A Collection of Classic Dance Mixes, Vol. 5
After the Fire
Club Epic - A Collection of Classic Dance Mixes, Vol. 5
DanceMusic
1996-04-02
5:40
Bong Hits
51
Pass the DutchieMusical YouthBong Hits
Musical Youth
Bong Hits
RockMusic
2006-01-01
3:21
Mickey: The Very Best of Toni Basil
52
Mickey (Remastered)Toni BasilMickey: The Very Best of Toni Basil
Toni Basil
Mickey: The Very Best of Toni Basil
PopMusicAlternativeNew Wave
1998-06-30
4:13
Total
53
Blue MondayNew OrderTotal
New Order
Total
AlternativeMusic
1983-03-07
7:29
Complete
54
How Soon Is Now?The SmithsComplete
The Smiths
Complete
РокМузыкаПоп-музыкаПоп/рокАльтернативная музыкаКолледж-рокАльтернативная музыка для взрослых
1984-11-12
6:47
Loudmouth - The Best of Bob Geldof & The Boomtown Rats
55
I Don't Like MondaysThe Boomtown RatsLoudmouth - The Best of Bob Geldof & The Boomtown Rats
The Boomtown Rats
Loudmouth - The Best of Bob Geldof & The Boomtown Rats
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаКолледж-рокПанк
1984-05-01
4:17
The Twelve Inch Singles
56
Tainted Love / Where Did Our Love Go? (Extended Version)Soft CellThe Twelve Inch Singles
Soft Cell
The Twelve Inch Singles
Поп-музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаТанцевальная музыка
2000-01-01
8:55
The Lexicon of Love (Deluxe Edition)
57
Poison ArrowABCThe Lexicon of Love (Deluxe Edition)
ABC
The Lexicon of Love (Deluxe Edition)
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1982-02-05
3:23
Come On Eileen / Dubious - Single
58
Come On Eileen (Single Edit)Dexys Midnight RunnersCome On Eileen / Dubious - Single
Dexys Midnight Runners
Come On Eileen / Dubious - Single
RockMusicR&B/SoulAlternativeNew WaveAdult AlternativeSoul
1982-07-01
3:25
The Crossing (Deluxe Edition)
59
In a Big Country (Demo Version)Big CountryThe Crossing (Deluxe Edition)
Big Country
The Crossing (Deluxe Edition)
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1983-08-01
3:42
Rule the World: The Greatest Hits
60
Shout (7" Edit)Tears for FearsRule the World: The Greatest Hits
Tears for Fears
Rule the World: The Greatest Hits
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1985-02-25
4:46
The Essential Rock Sampler
61
Down UnderMen At WorkThe Essential Rock Sampler
Men At Work
The Essential Rock Sampler
Hard RockMusicRock
1981-10-01
3:43
Het Beste Van: Het Goede Doel
62
Geboren Voor Het GelukHet Goede DoelHet Beste Van: Het Goede Doel
Het Goede Doel
Het Beste Van: Het Goede Doel
Поп-музыкаМузыкаСо всего мира
1987-10-12
5:28
Kihnspiracy
63
JeopardyGreg Kihn BandKihnspiracy
Greg Kihn Band
Kihnspiracy
RockMusicPopPop/RockAlternativeNew Wave
1983-01-01
3:49
Emotions (My Favourite Songs)
64
One Night in BangkokMurray HeadEmotions (My Favourite Songs)
Murray Head
Emotions (My Favourite Songs)
PopMusic
2001-06-30
3:56
Naked Eyes (2018 Remaster)
65
Always Something There to Remind Me (2018 Remaster)Naked EyesNaked Eyes (2018 Remaster)
Naked Eyes
Naked Eyes (2018 Remaster)
ElectronicMusicRock
1983-03-16
3:39
Love Will Tear Us Apart (1980 Martin Hannett Versions)
66
Love Will Tear Us Apart (The 1980 Martin Hannett Version)Joy DivisionLove Will Tear Us Apart (1980 Martin Hannett Versions)
Joy Division
Love Will Tear Us Apart (1980 Martin Hannett Versions)
RockMusicAdult Alternative
2009-05-01
3:16
Shabooh Shoobah
67
The One ThingINXSShabooh Shoobah
INXS
Shabooh Shoobah
RockMusicPopAlternativeCollege RockPop/RockRock & RollNew Wave
1982-10-01
3:25
80s Mixtape
68
Walking On SunshineKatrina & The Waves80s Mixtape
Katrina & The Waves
80s Mixtape
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1985-01-01
3:52
The Best of Missing Persons
69
Walking In L.A.Missing PersonsThe Best of Missing Persons
Missing Persons
The Best of Missing Persons
New WaveMusicAlternativePopPop/RockRock
1987-04-24
4:0
Retrospective: The Best of the Knack
70
My SharonaThe KnackRetrospective: The Best of the Knack
The Knack
Retrospective: The Best of the Knack
Поп-музыкаМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волна
1979-04-01
4:53
All Four One
71
Only the LonelyThe MotelsAll Four One
The Motels
All Four One
RockMusicPopPop/RockAlternativeNew WavePunk
1982-01-01
3:16
Parallel Lines
72
One Way Or AnotherBlondieParallel Lines
Blondie
Parallel Lines
РокМузыкаАльтернативная музыкаНовая волнаПанкПоп-музыкаПоп/рок
1978-09-01
3:35
Heartland
73
Send Me an AngelReal LifeHeartland
Real Life
Heartland
ElectronicMusicAlternativeNew WavePop
1983-01-01
3:56
Millennium Pop Hits
74
867-5309 / JennyTommy TutoneMillennium Pop Hits
Tommy Tutone
Millennium Pop Hits
RockMusicPop
2008-04-09
3:51
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
75
Boys Don't Cry (Single Version)The CureThree Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
The Cure
Three Imaginary Boys (Deluxe Edition)
RockMusicAlternativeGoth RockAdult Alternative
1979-06-01
2:37
Corey Hart: The Singles
76
Sunglasses at NightCorey HartCorey Hart: The Singles
Corey Hart
Corey Hart: The Singles
RockMusicPopSoft RockAdult ContemporaryPop/RockAlternativeNew Wave
1984-01-24
5:20
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Madness
77
Our HouseMadness20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Madness
Madness
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Madness
AlternativeMusicPopPop/RockNew WaveReggaeSkaRock
1982-11-12
3:21
Classic 80s Movie Songs
78
A Million Miles AwayThe PlimsoulsClassic 80s Movie Songs
The Plimsouls
Classic 80s Movie Songs
Поп-музыкаМузыка
2008-03-11
3:32
Rock of the 80's
79
Everybody Have Fun TonightWang ChungRock of the 80's
Wang Chung
Rock of the 80's
RockMusic
1986-01-01
4:47
Best Of Berlin 1979-1988
80
The MetroBerlinBest Of Berlin 1979-1988
Berlin
Best Of Berlin 1979-1988
RockMusic
1988-01-01
4:9
Modern Romans
81
The Walls Came DownThe CallModern Romans
The Call
Modern Romans
PopMusicAlternativeNew WaveRockRock & RollAdult Alternative
1983-01-01
3:38
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Robert Palmer
82
Looking For CluesRobert Palmer20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer
20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best of Robert Palmer
PopMusic
1980-01-01
4:54
The Platinum Collection
83
China Girl (Single Version)David BowieThe Platinum Collection
David Bowie
The Platinum Collection
RockMusicProg-Rock/Art RockArena RockAlternativePunkPopPop/RockHard RockGlam Rock
1983-05-31
4:17
Reach the Beach (Expanded Edition) [Remastered]
84
Saved By ZeroThe FixxReach the Beach (Expanded Edition) [Remastered]
The Fixx
Reach the Beach (Expanded Edition) [Remastered]
РокМузыкаПоп-музыкаПоп/рокАльтернативная музыкаНовая волна
1983-01-01
3:40
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Oingo Boingo
85
Weird ScienceOingo Boingo20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Oingo Boingo
Oingo Boingo
20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Oingo Boingo
AlternativeMusicPopPop/RockDanceCollege RockRockAdult AlternativeNew Wave
2002-09-24
6:12
Strength (1985-1986 Remastered)
86
Strength (Remastered)The AlarmStrength (1985-1986 Remastered)
The Alarm
Strength (1985-1986 Remastered)
RockMusic
1985-11-01
5:34
Obsession - The Best of Animotion
87
ObsessionAnimotionObsession - The Best of Animotion
Animotion
Obsession - The Best of Animotion
PopMusicPop/RockDanceAlternativeNew Wave
1996-01-01
5:37
The Cars
88
Just What I NeededThe CarsThe Cars
The Cars
The Cars
РокМузыкаСтадионный рокПоп-музыкаПоп/рокАльтернативная музыкаНовая волна
1978-06-06
3:43
I Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
89
Mirror In the BathroomThe English BeatI Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
The English Beat
I Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
AlternativeMusic
1980-05-01
3:10
All the Rage
90
TendernessGeneral PublicAll the Rage
General Public
All the Rage
AlternativeMusic
1984-01-28
3:38
The Ultimate Dinner Party Album
91
What I Like About YouThe RomanticsThe Ultimate Dinner Party Album
The Romantics
The Ultimate Dinner Party Album
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1980-02-01
2:57
Good As Gold
92
ChinaRed RockersGood As Gold
Red Rockers
Good As Gold
AlternativeMusicNew Wave
1983-01-01
4:1
Voices Carry (Expanded Edition)
93
Voices Carry (Single Mix)'Til TuesdayVoices Carry (Expanded Edition)
'Til Tuesday
Voices Carry (Expanded Edition)
RockMusic
1985-03-28
4:20
Greatest Hits
94
Whip ItDevoGreatest Hits
Devo
Greatest Hits
New WaveMusicAlternativeRockAdult AlternativePunkCollege Rock
1980-05-16
2:41
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
95
Once In a LifetimeTalking HeadsRemain In Light (Deluxe Version)
Talking Heads
Remain In Light (Deluxe Version)
AlternativeMusicNew WavePunkRockArena RockProg-Rock/Art RockCollege RockAdult AlternativePopPop/Rock
1980-10-08
4:19
The B-52's
96
Rock LobsterThe B-52'sThe B-52's
The B-52's
The B-52's
PopMusic
1979-07-06
6:52
Cosmic Thing
97
Love ShackThe B-52'sCosmic Thing
The B-52's
Cosmic Thing
PopMusic
1989-06-01
5:21
Hunting High & Low (Remastered)
98
Take On Me (2015 Remastered Version)a-haHunting High & Low (Remastered)
a-ha
Hunting High & Low (Remastered)
PopMusic
1985-06-01
3:48
Call of the West
99
Mexican RadioWall of VoodooCall of the West
Wall of Voodoo
Call of the West
RockMusicAlternativeNew WaveAdult Alternative
1982-01-01
4:8
Beauty and the Beat
100
We Got the BeatThe Go-Go'sBeauty and the Beat
The Go-Go's
Beauty and the Beat
Поп-музыкаМузыка
1981-07-01
2:30