Various Artists

The Greatest Hits of the '80s, Vol. 9

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Each volume in the Platinum Disc label's extensive Greatest Hits of the '80s series features ten chart-toppers that span the decade, with a heavy emphasis on songs that continue to be played regularly on adult contemporary radio stations. The selections are a bit too broad and the amount of material on each disc falls toward the skimpy side, so none of the discs is all that remarkable. The ninth volume includes Pat Benatar's "Hit Me With Your Best Shot," Will to Power's "Baby I Love Your Way/Freebird Medley," Gregg Allman's "I'm No Angel," Warrant's "Cherry Pie," and Billy Squier's "The Stroke."

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