4 Eternal Classic Rock Songs from the 1980s

Classic rock isn’t just about the 1970s; the 1980s offered its own gems. Explore four timeless tracks that still resonate today.

“Purple Rain” by Prince: From the 1984 album of the same name, this anthem defined Prince's legacy with its epic guitar solo and poignant lyrics.

“Time After Time” by Cyndi Lauper:  Lauper’s 1983 hit captures nostalgia and yearning, resonating with listeners as a timeless reminder to cherish memories.

“Welcome to the Jungle” by Guns N’ Roses:  Guns N’ Roses’ 1987 smash hit remains a party favorite, embodying the raw energy of rock with its electrifying chorus.

“I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll” by Joan Jett & the Blackhearts:  Joan Jett’s 1981 cover of this classic exudes passion, making it a perennial favorite for rock enthusiasts worldwide.