Release Year: 1982

Rankings:
All-Time
#204 / 1980s #25 / 1982 #4


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1002
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The Top 100 Tracks of the 1980s (2011) 23
Blender (USA) - Standout Tracks from the 500 CDs You Must Own (2003) No Order
Blender (USA) - The Greatest Songs Ever, One Song Added Every Other Month No Order
Blender (USA) - Top 500 Songs of the 80s-00s (2005) 111
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 153
Ego Trip (USA) - Hip Hop's 40 Greatest Singles by Year 1980-98 (1999) 2
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1980s (2001) 26
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s (2015) 34
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
QuestLove (USA) - 50 Favorite Songs (2012) 14
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 237
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 240
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 1001-2750
The Boombox (USA) - The 25 Best '80s Songs (2014) 2
The Source (USA) - The 100 Best Rap Singles of All Time (1998) No Order
The Source (USA) - Top 151 Rap Songs of All Time (2003) 11
TimeOut (USA) - 1000 Songs to Change Your Life (2008) No Order
TimeOut Chicago (USA) - 50 Best '80s Songs (2015) 47
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die: Songs (2008) No Order
Treble (USA) - The Top 200 Songs of the 80s (2011) 138
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 762
XXL (USA) - 40 Years of Hip-Hop: Top 5 Singles by Year (2014) No Order
BBC Radio 6 Music (UK) - Alternative Jukebox: 500 Extraordinary Tracks That Tell the Story of Alternative Music (2014) No Order
Dylan Jones (UK) - iPod, Therefore I Am: 100 Songs You Absolutely Must Have in Your Life (2005) No Order
Elspeth Beidas (UK) - 10,000 Things You Need to Know: The Big Book of Lists [100 Songs] (2016) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Guardian (UK) - A history of modern music (2011) No Order
IDJ Magazine (UK) - The 50 Greatest Dance Singles (2004) 24
Mojo (UK) - 80 from the 80s: Our Fave 45s for Each Year, 1980-1989 (2007) 3
Muzik (UK) - The 50 Most Influental Records of All Time (2003) No Order
Q (UK) - 100 Songs That Changed the World (2003) 22
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Sean Egan (USA) - 500 Songs You Need to Hear (2006) No Order
The Sunday Times (UK) - 100 Songs to Love (2014) No Order
Musikexpress (Germany) - Die 75 Einflussreichsten Platten Aller Zeiten [The 75 Most Influential Records of All Time] (2012) No Order
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 318
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 302
Spex (Germany) - The Best Singles of the Century (1999) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Indispensable Songs (2006) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 1000 Necessary Songs (2015) 101-1000
Vincent Piolet (France) - Birth of French Hip-Hop: Most Significant Songs of the 1980s (2015) 15
Volume (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World, 2008 (40 songs) No Order
Javier Blánquez & Omar Morena (Spain) - Loops, a History of Electronic Music (2002) No Order
Ezio Guaitamacchi (Italy) - Mille canzoni che ci hanno cambiato la vita [1,000 Songs That Changed Our Lives] (2009) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Singles of the Year 8
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 16