Yes, indeed, as any child of the '80s can attest, both of those were quite popular... I remember a summer around 1985 when it seemed like every radio station (remember them?) had "Money For Nothing" on near-constant repeat.
Similarly, Spotify noted that songs were "huge when you were a teenager", such as:
And I do remember, and still play, that Billy Joel song, although I'll admit that I don't really remember that Eddie Murphy song at all.
Regardless, it's definitely a clever and fun way that Spotify is using my age data to help highlight songs that I might want to listen to again.
If you have been using Spotify's Discover tab, have you rediscovered some old songs this way?
If you found this post interesting or useful, please consider either: