1984 When Doves Cry  by Prince Michael Jackson:  Thriller http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearend_chart_index.jsp Nu...
1984: Fun Facts <ul><li>Jan. 1 st  - January 27 - Michael Jackson's scalp is burnt during the filming of a Pepsi commercia...
1984: Like a Virgin? <ul><li>Big Controversy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Madonna’s “Like a Virgin” performance </li></ul></ul>
1985 Careless Whisper   by George Michael Bruce Springsteen:  Born in the USA http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearen...
1985: Fun Facts <ul><li>Feb. 21 st  – Whitney Houston releases her first album. </li></ul><ul><li>Mar. 7 th  – USA for Afr...
1985: Live Aid
1985: Live Aid
1986 <ul><li>Number One Song </li></ul><ul><li>Number One Album </li></ul>That’s What Friends Are For   by Dionne Warwick ...
1986: Fun Facts <ul><li>Aug. 28 th  - Tina Turner receives a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. </li></ul><ul><li>The Goo...
<ul><li>First inductees:  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Chuck Berry  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>James Brown </li></ul></ul><ul><ul...
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  • Music Of The 1980s Part 2

    1. 1. 1984 When Doves Cry by Prince Michael Jackson: Thriller http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearend_chart_index.jsp Number One Song Number One Album
    2. 2. 1984: Fun Facts <ul><li>Jan. 1 st - January 27 - Michael Jackson's scalp is burnt during the filming of a Pepsi commercial </li></ul><ul><li>Apr. 1 st - Marvin Gaye is shot and killed during an argument with his father. </li></ul><ul><li>Sep. 14 th - The first annual MTV Video Music Awards are held. </li></ul>
    3. 3. 1984: Like a Virgin? <ul><li>Big Controversy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Madonna’s “Like a Virgin” performance </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. 1985 Careless Whisper by George Michael Bruce Springsteen: Born in the USA http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearend_chart_index.jsp Number One Song Number One Album
    5. 5. 1985: Fun Facts <ul><li>Feb. 21 st – Whitney Houston releases her first album. </li></ul><ul><li>Mar. 7 th – USA for Africa released “We Are the World.” </li></ul><ul><li>April 1 st – David Lee Roth leaves Van Halen. </li></ul>
    6. 6. 1985: Live Aid
    7. 7. 1985: Live Aid
    8. 8. 1986 <ul><li>Number One Song </li></ul><ul><li>Number One Album </li></ul>That’s What Friends Are For by Dionne Warwick & Friends Whitney Houston: Whitney Houston http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearend_chart_index.jsp
    9. 9. 1986: Fun Facts <ul><li>Aug. 28 th - Tina Turner receives a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame. </li></ul><ul><li>The Goo Goo Dolls form. </li></ul>
    10. 10. <ul><li>First inductees: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Chuck Berry </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>James Brown </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ray Charles </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fats Domino </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Everly Brothers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Buddy Holly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jerry Lee Lewis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Elvis Presley </li></ul></ul>

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