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20 Hits of the '80s You Might Not Have Known Are Covers

There were many hit cover versions in the '80s, some of well-known originals, and some that fans may be surprised are covers.

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Pat Benatar: Ultimate Collection

Though a single-disc compilation may admirably cover her many, many hits, this two-disc set actually gives a wider breadth of her career, which, ultimately, is a surprisingly good thing.

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Pat Benatar: Greatest Hits

Benatar was one of the first pop singers as famous for how she looked as how she sounded, and thus was instrumental for cluing the music industry in to how image alone could sell records.

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