The 1980s brought the emergence of pop muic, soft rock and glam metal. To many people, music in the 1980s is associated with the use of synthesizers to generate sounds never before heard in popular music. The 1980's also gave us an introduction to hip hop / rap music which continued to expand into the 1990s and 2000s. Enjoy the one hit wonders from the 80s below. We are sure you'll find many of your favorites!