Now That's What I Call the 80s 2

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Now That's What I Call the 80s Volume 2
Now That's What I Call the 80s 2 cover.jpg
Compilation album by
Various artists
ReleasedJune 30, 2009
Recorded1981-1989
GenrePop
Length78:41
Series chronology
Now That's What I Call Music! 31
(2009)
Now That's What I Call the 80s Volume 2
(2009)
Now That's What I Call Country Volume 2
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Now That's What I Call the 80s Volume 2 is a special edition compilation album from the (U.S.) Now! series released on June 30, 2009.[2] The album is the series' second compilation of pop music hits of the 1980s. It debuted on the Billboard 200 album chart at number 37.

Most of the tracks on the album are from the latter half of the 1980s. Included in the lineup are nine songs that topped the Billboard Hot 100 from The Human League, Duran Duran, Whitney Houston, Cyndi Lauper, Bruce Hornsby and the Range, George Michael, Rick Astley, Paula Abdul and Martika.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleArtistLength
1."Faith"George Michael3:12
2."How Will I Know"Whitney Houston4:32
3."Straight Up"Paula Abdul4:07
4."Never Gonna Give You Up"Rick Astley3:30
5."Dancing on the Ceiling"Lionel Richie4:33
6."Torture"The Jacksons4:52
7."Simply Irresistible"Robert Palmer4:13
8."Don't Mean Nothing"Richard Marx4:39
9."Run to You"Bryan Adams3:51
10."Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic"The Police4:20
11."The Way It Is"Bruce Hornsby and the Range4:56
12."Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)"Journey5:24
13."True Colors"Cyndi Lauper3:45
14."Toy Soldiers"Martika4:18
15."A View to a Kill"Duran Duran3:32
16."You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)"Dead or Alive3:13
17."Rebel Yell"Billy Idol3:42
18."Don't You Want Me"The Human League3:56
19."Somebody's Watching Me"Rockwell3:59

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