It was a seminal decade in pop culture. Big hair was big. Michael Jackson really was the King of Pop. And bands had names like Twisted Sister, Quiet Riot and Poison. Remember “E.T., phone home?” How ’bout Jennifer Beals’ torn T-shirt in Flashdance? And Super Freak by the dreadlocked funkman, Rick James. Madonna – aka The Material Girl – was just getting rolling, and the movies gave us Top Gun, a comic book spin on war. Pac-Man was huge in the video arcades. And TV? Good stuff. M*A*S*H, The Cosby Show and, of course, “Dallas,” the supreme ruler of prime time soaps. There was so much great music, too. New wave. Glam metal. The Clash’s “London Calling.” Prince and Purple Rain. Thriller.
In the spirit of those defining times, we offer a cool selection of 80s tee shirts. We’ve got rock t shirts, retro TV shirts and Elmo, too. Whether you were there for the first run or are a retro fan, relive the Eightees in style at 2Bhip.