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'80s Rocker Billy Squier

'MEMBA HIM?!

4/11/2014 12:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0408_billy_squier_memba_launchWith Songs like "The Stroke" and "Lonely is the Night" singer Billy Squier rocked his way to fame as a platinum '80s music icon. Guess what he looks like now!

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BLUE UGLY 💩    

Nope

194 days ago
2.

stlrockn    

Couldn't stand this guy's music. He was lame then...he's lame now. He's one of the reasons that 80s Rock was so grim. RocknRoll elevator music or something you would hear in a dentist's office.

194 days ago
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Bubblegum    

Wasn't he screwing around with the mtv vjays back in the day? He was constantly on mtv.

194 days ago
4.

TheMoniq64    

I remember how MTV always constantly aired his videos in the early 80s

194 days ago
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TuxThePenguin    

he looks the same to me. we started calling him "Billy Squirrel" after his silly video "Rock Me Tonight," in which he rolls around in satin satin sheets. 😝

194 days ago
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FlamingoNut    

Jesus, what's with spammer hell today? You really need to do something about those posts TMZ.

I'm surprised they didn't use a lousy pic of Squier; there's some where he has short almost buzzed hair. Some scary shots. Good choice to let his hair grow back out. Loved his music, still do, but that God awful homoerotic video ruined his hot streak.

194 days ago
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Just My Opinion    

I remember The Stroke song.

194 days ago
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Cromulent    

Gosh I couldn't stand Squier. Terrible, awful music. The worst.

194 days ago
9.

Jennifer    

Love him!

194 days ago
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Rectum?Damn Nearly Killed Him    

No! Is that Oats from Hall and Oats??

194 days ago
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Cosmo Lupertazzi    

I simply cannot understand how anyone looks could change in 30 years or so. Mystifying and incomprehensible. Alert the media!

194 days ago
12.

Truth    

Billy Squier KILLED HIS CAREER with the gay music video directed by some flamer, 'Rock Me Tonight'. It's still one of the funniest clips ever. It absolutely KILLED HIS CAREER DEAD on the spot.

194 days ago
13.

j     

Did give much attention to his music.

His album cover was eye-catching and typical for the time. The one video I saw kept displaying the image from the album cover. Obviously meant to connect the music to the LP in the minds of mall shoppers.

If he'd just used his real name without the 80's marketing gimmicks, I might have given a listen.

193 days ago
14.

Woot    

He's hardly changed.

193 days ago

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