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SingStar goes retro with '80s compilation

Sony has dipped into the decade that we're all just trying to forget with the latest in its SingStar games. SingStar '80s is the first era-specific title in the series and will feature 30 songs from the decade.

Sony has dipped into the decade that we're all just trying to forget with the latest in its SingStar games. SingStar '80s is the first era-specific title in the series and will feature 30 songs from the decade.

SingStar '80s, which is set for release on 10 November this year, will feature a new '80s-themed intro, retro colour scheme, fully licensed tracks from the original artists, and all the videos that ushered in the dawn of music television.

The full track list includes some classic gems as well as some extremely embarrassing efforts. Raise your fist in the air and sing Europe's The Final Countdown. Get your Choose Life shirt on and bop to Wham's Wake Me Up Before You Go Go. Or simply weep at the majesty that is Vanilla Ice's Ice Ice Baby. The songs included are:

  • Alice Cooper, Poison
  • Belinda Carlisle, Heaven Is A Place On Earth
  • Billy Joel, Uptown Girl
  • Blondie, Atomic
  • Culture Club, Karma Chameleon
  • Dexy's Midnight Runners, Come On Eileen
  • Dolly Parton, Nine To Five
  • Duran Duran, Rio
  • Erasure, A Little Respect
  • Europe, The Final Countdown
  • Fairground Attraction, Perfect
  • Foreigner, I Want To Know What Love Is
  • Frankie Goes To Hollywood, The Power Of Love
  • Kate Bush, Running Up That Hill
  • Katrina And The Waves, Walking On Sunshine
  • Madness, Our House
  • Madonna, Material Girl
  • Marillion, Kayleigh
  • Nena, 99 Red Balloons
  • Run DMC, It's Tricky
  • Simple Minds, Don't You (Forget About Me)
  • Soft Cell, Tainted Love
  • Starship, We Built This City
  • Survivor, Eye Of The Tiger
  • Tears For Fears, Everybody Wants To Rule The World
  • The Cure, Just Like Heaven
  • The Pretenders, Brass In Pocket
  • Tina Turner, Simply The Best
  • Vanilla Ice, Ice Ice Baby
  • Wham!, Wake Me Up Before You Go Go

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