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Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ tops list of ‘Best Movie Theme Songs from the 80’s’

Prince’s “Purple Rain” is #1 on a list of the best movie theme songs from the ’80s.  Ray Parker Jr.’s“Ghostbusters” theme is second, followed by “Danger Zone” by Kenny Loggins, which is from “Top Gun”. has put together a list of the 10 best movie theme songs from the ’80s.

Here they are…

1.  Prince, “Purple Rain” from “Purple Rain”

2.  Ray Parker Jr., “Ghostbusters” from “Ghostbusters”

3.  Kenny Loggins, “Danger Zone” from “Top Gun”

4.  Survivor, “Eye of the Tiger” from “Rocky 3”

5.  David Bowie, “Underground” “Labyrinth”

6.  Harold Faltermeyer, “Axel F” (the electronic instrumental theme) from “Beverly Hills Cop”

7.  Prince, “Batdance” from “Batman”

8.  Duran Duran, “A View to Kill” from the James Bond movie “A View to Kill”

9.  Limahl, “The Neverending Story” from “The Neverending Story”

10.  Huey Lewis and the News, “The Power of Love” from “Back to the Future”