This powerhouse record company was the home of many major '80s artists, including Foreigner, Genesis and Hall & Oates.
Geffen Records, formed in 1980, was a seminal label during the decade, helping to launch the careers of '80s mainstays Guns N' Roses and Whitesnake as well as the successful solo careers of Don Henley and Peter Gabriel.
Some of this label's high-profile '80s bands included U2 and Bon Jovi.
Warner Bros. Records
This powerhouse label released albums by such '80s artists as Van Halen, Fleetwood Mac, B-52s and Depeche Mode.
This label, now a part of Interscope, housed a bundle of major '80s artists, including Bryan Adams, the Go-Go's, Crowded House and Squeeze.