20: Burn For You – INXS

NeilTop 30 - Songs Of The 1980s

Entered Charts: 26 July 1984
Entry Point: 35
Highest Chart: 4
Weeks In: 14
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One of two INXS songs in this countdown, Burn For You was lifted from their very excellent album, The Swing. I must say that I was never a massive fan of INXS but that album (and the cutdown cassette version – Deka-Dance) certainly got some airtime in our place. Quite a lengthy track (over five minute us), it carries you through to the end still wanting more – that is the sign of a great song, in my opinion. If you haven’t listened to it for a while … in the words of the great Molly Meldrum … do yourself a favour.