Great thread, avi. Somehow I missed it.
Some great ones that got me through the 80's already mentioned. Ones I still love and have on my youtube account just in case....
Anything by The Cure...
Careless Whisper...Wham (I still love this song)
That song, by Cameo, Why Have I Lost You? YES...that voice maked me cry.
Simply Red...Holding Back the Years (I loved this guy 'cause he had red hair like me)
Foreigner....I Want To Know What Love Is (remember slow-dancing to this at Club Xanadu in Myrtle Beach)
Total Eclipse of the Heart...Bonnie Tyler (I still cry to this one)
Sinead O'connor....Nothing compares 2 U
Some I haven't seen yet....
Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam With Full Force - All Cried Out (I still sing this at karaoke night)
Every Rose Has Its Thorn....Poison
Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror
Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight (I'm still a Miami Vice nut)
Mr. Mister - Broken Wings (still a tearjerker)
Roxette - Listen To Your Heart
Tears For Fears - Shout
U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For (yet still I haven't)
Ready For The World - Love You Down (at the time I was dating a much younger guy and this was our song...I cried every time I heard it after we broke up)
Here Somes the Rain Again.....Eurythmics
Aerosmith.....Angel (played at my sis' funeral)
Atlantic Starr - Always
Billy Preston and Syreeta - With You I'm Born Again
Bon Jovi - Livin' On A Prayer (I ride in my car with this playing, and it seems like such am "UP" song, yet I always end up crying while I'm singing)
Journey - Send Her My Love (of all the Journey songs, this one I loved the best)
Harden My Heart.......Quarterflash
And this one still makes my heart ache....The Beautiful Ones....Prince