The 80s (My Music)

The 80s (My Music)

Sat, 12/09/2017 - 11:00pm

Singer-songwriter Cyndi Lauper performs her unforgettable hit "Girls Just Want to Have Fun."

Credit: Courtesy of TJl Productions

The 80s (MY MUSIC) takes a joyful jump into the 1980s and harkens back to the era when music videos ruled the airwaves. This new special airs Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 11 p.m. and encores Sunday, December 10 at 4 p.m. Hosted by original MTV "VJ" Martha Quinn, THE 80s offers a non-stop celebration of pop hits that defined the decade, by such superstars as Cyndi Lauper, Bruce Springsteen, Kim Carnes, Kenny Loggins and more.

The 80s brings back classic music videos, fashions and historical remembrances that are sure to resonate with multiple generations. The program is part of TJL Productions' goal to preserve popular American music legacies and connect with younger audiences while serving older core music fans.

The 80s (MY MUSIC) features these performances in original music videos:

• "Video Killed The Radio Star" – The Buggles
• "Centerfold" – J. Geils Band
• "Jessie's Girl" – Rick Springfield
• "Keep On Loving You" – REO Speedwagon
• "Call Me" – Blondie
• "Addicted To Love" – Robert Palmer
• "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" – Pat Benatar
• "Come On Eileen" – Dexy's Midnight Runners
• "Jenny – 867-5309" – Tommy Tutone
• "Material Girl" – Madonna
• "Down Under" – Men At Work
• "Take On Me" – a-ha
• "Bette Davis Eyes" – Kim Carnes
• "Uptown Girl" – Billy Joel
• "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" – Cyndi Lauper
• "Born In The USA" – Bruce Springsteen
• "Jack & Diane" – John Cougar Mellencamp
• "Footloose" – Kenny Loggins
• "Don't Stop Believin'" – Journey