February Love Mix: The 80s

In my mind, nothing symbolizes the true essence of LOVE, better than the 80's. Who can deny that the 80's produced some of the best love stories & songs ever?
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Kelly is a smokin' hot California Mama who can out run a grizzly bear-because she wears a sparkly skirt. She lives in the O.C. with her three whip-smart kids, vows never to stop eating cupcakes, and manages a snowboarding addition with aplomb. You can try to keep up with her at According to Kelly.

Kelly goes 80's!

Kelly goes 80's!

In my mind, nothing symbolizes the true essence of LOVE, better than the 80's. sure, the 80's were full of big hair, loud makeup & a few outfits I'm sure we'd all like to forget... but who can deny that the 80's produced some of the best love stories & songs ever? Today I'm sharing with you some of my all-time favorite 80's love ballads, many of which were inspired by my favorite 80's movie classics.

Almost Paradise : Mike Reno (Footloose)

Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles(Can't Buy Me Love)

Could've Been: Tiffany

Don't You Forget About Me: Simple Minds (The Breakfast Club)

Every Breath You Take: The Police

I Can Dream About You: Dan Hartman (Streets of Fire)

If You Leave : Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (Pretty in Pink)

I Get Lost in Your Eyes: Debbie Gibson

I Think We're Alone Now: Tiffany

I've Had The Time of My Life: Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes (Dirty Dancing)

Kiss: Prince (Pretty Woman)

Livin' on a Prayer: Bon Jovi

Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now: Starship (Mannequin)

Take My Breath Away: Berlin(Top Gun)

Total Eclipse of the Heart: Bonnie Tyler

What a Feeling: Irene Cara (Flashdance)

Up Where We Belong: Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes

xoxo, K

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