Where Are They Now? Black Female Performers From The '80s

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The nine Black performers won our hearts with their 1980's hit songs.

The 80s were a great time for music as genres were being combined the produced new sounds that would lay the groundwork for contemporary R&B and hip-hop. Within the decade, we had hits from iconic singers and lesser-known talent, whose music we still love. Below, see 9 Black women artists whose songs were major hits.