80's Music A to Z

Can you identify these 80's bands and artists?
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Last updated: February 24, 2016
First submittedJune 7, 2015
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One band for each letter of the alphabet
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Hint
Band
A
Band name is a palindrome
ABBA
B
They have a Chrysler that seats about 20
B52's
C
Ric Ocasek's band
The Cars
D
Drummer has only one arm
Def Leppard
E
They're headed for the Wild, Wild West
Escape Club
F
Lou Gramm on vocals
Foreigner
G
They got the beat
The Go-Gos
H
Don't you want me baby?
Human League
I
You could say this band rocked in excess
INXS
J
"Wardrobe malfunction"
Janet Jackson
K
They Cherish the Celebration on Ladies Night with Joanna
Kool and the Gang
L
He's alright. Nobody worry 'bout him.
Kenny Loggins
M
Has three songs that begin with "Like A..."
Madonna
 
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Band
N
First time was a great time, Second time was a blast
New Kids on the Block
O
Refused to accept a Grammy
Sinead O'Connor
P
They're law enforcement...and stalkers
The Police
Q
This one's too easy. The only real 80's band that starts with Q
Queen
R
They heard it from a friend who heard it from a friend
REO Speedwagon
S
He's envious of Jessie
Rick Springfield
T
She thinks we're the only ones here, now.
Tiffany
U
Irish band (if you miss this one, just quit now)
U2
V
Do you prefer David or Sammy?
Van Halen
W
Andrew Ridgeley is the less-famous member of this duo
Wham!
X
"Senses Working Overtime" is their most popular song on iTunes
XTC
Y
Every time you go away, you take a piece of him with you
Paul Young
Z
Guess you could call them a (facial) hair band
ZZ Top
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Level 70
Jun 8, 2015
Abba rock band? Since when?
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Level 46
May 2, 2018
80's bands
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Level 48
Feb 24, 2016
Like the quiz By the way, it's "O'Connor"
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Level 49
Feb 24, 2016
Thanks. Fixed.
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Level 49
Aug 4, 2017
Couldn't the palindromic band beginning with A also be A-ha?
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Level 67
Sep 30, 2019
Great quiz!! Curious about the Madonna factoid... about the 3 "Like A" songs... I know "Like a Virgin" and "Like a Prayer" but what else is there? I think she has a song called "Like it or not" maybe... Anyway fun quiz!