Life in the 1980s was a lot different than it is today.

The golden era was full of big hair, bold fashion choices and funky music.

Here are the women who were topping the charts and what they are up to now:

Then: Madonna


Madonna became a pop icon when she released her self-titled debut album in 1982 – the rest is history.

Now: Madonna

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Of course we know that Madge has still got it. The 57-year-old recently released her 13th studio album “Rebel Heart,” which has been hailed by multiple critics as her best work in a decade.

Then: Olivia Newton John

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As well as being a well known actress, Australian Olivia sang about getting physical in 1981. ‘Physical’┬áspent 10 weeks at number one, and went on to become the best-selling single of the 1980s.