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Your TOP ten songs ... yep, it's hard

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Mike d, Jan 26, 2015.

  1. Robinredbreast

    Robinredbreast Type 1 · Oracle

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    Thumbs up for No's 7 & 8 :)
     
  2. jay hay-char

    jay hay-char Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    I make my own rules - that's the kind of rebel I am :D
     
  3. cold ethyl

    cold ethyl Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Will there be any Smiths in the next list as that's another Mancunian band I loathe.
     
  4. cold ethyl

    cold ethyl Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    because Rattlesnakes is the perfect pop song- fact.
     
  5. sanguine

    sanguine Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Oh alright then ;)

    King Crimson - Moonchild
    King Crimson - The Sailor's Tale
    Van der Graaf Generator - Lost
    Robert Wyatt - Sea Song
    Matching Mole - O Caroline
    Soft Machine - Slightly All The Time
    Miles Davis - Blue in Green
    Charlie Mingus - Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
    Mahavishnu Orchestra - Dream (the live version)
    Tony Williams - Spirit
     
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  6. sanguine

    sanguine Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Haha probably not!
     
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  7. sanguine

    sanguine Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Yes you're both right I should have chosen that one.
     
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  8. julifriend

    julifriend Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Off the top of my head:

    Robbie Robertson - Down By The Crazy River
    Brian Protheroe - Pinball
    Racing Cars - They Shoot Horses Don't They (full length album version)
    The Temptations - Papa Was A Rolling Stone (again, the full length album version)
    Stevie Wonder - I Believe When I Fall In Love
    The Beatles - You've Got To Hide Your Love Away
    Abba - The Day Before You Came
    Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of the Edmund Fitzgerald
    Queen - The Prophet Song
    Peter Gabriel - The Barry Williams Show
     
  9. Mike d

    Mike d Type 2 · Expert

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    .... and love Alison Moyet :)
     
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  10. Lamont D

    Lamont D Reactive hypoglycemia · Master

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    This list is from the sixties, the northern soul all girl group The Velvelettes

    He Was Really Saying Something
    These Things Will Keep Me Loving You
    Lonely, Lonely Girl Am I
    Needle In A Haystack
    A Bird In The Hand
    I'll Keep Holding On
    A Love So Deep
    (We've Got) Honey Love
    Should I Tell Them
    Until You Come Back To Me
    Do You See My Love For You Growing
    Gotta Hold On To This Feeling
    I'm The Exception To The Rule
    Long Gone Lover
    Since I Lost You

    Finally

    There's No Place Like Motown

    Enjoy

    Tomorrow my favourite group The Originals
     
  11. julifriend

    julifriend Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    List two:

    Sweet - Love Is Like Oxygen
    John Miles - Music
    Steam - Na Na Hey Hey (Kiss Him Goodbye)
    Prince - Diamonds And Pearls
    Placebo - Pure Morning
    Boris Gardner - Elizabthan Reggae
    The Damned - Eloise
    The Sensational Alex Harvey Band - The Faith Healer
    Rod Stewart - Maggie May
    Elton John - Nikita
     
  12. cold ethyl

    cold ethyl Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Love Eloise. and here's where I get to say my dad's cousin was the guitarist in SAHB ( again!)- I love that track and Isabel Goudie.
     
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  13. JTL

    JTL Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    10 cc?
    The Hollies?
     
  14. Lamont D

    Lamont D Reactive hypoglycemia · Master

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    I like 3 & 6!
     
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  15. cold ethyl

    cold ethyl Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    10cc are ok.
     
  16. Robinredbreast

    Robinredbreast Type 1 · Oracle

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    Me too Nosher, another thumbs up :)
     
  17. Lamont D

    Lamont D Reactive hypoglycemia · Master

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    Here are today's top ten (ish) list. My favourite group. One of the best Northern soul songs, and my all time favourite. Please give them a listen, fabulous vocals.

    The Originals.

    Baby, I'm For Real. My favourite
    Back By Popular Demand. Northern soul
    I'm Your Man
    You're The One
    Suspicion
    Nothing In This World Like My Baby
    Why, When Love Has Gone
    Green Grows The Lilacs
    Judges Daughter
    I'm Someone Who Cares
    We've Got A Way Out Of Love
    The Bells
    I'll Wait For You
    The Only Time You Love Me
    Don't Stop Me
    Lie No. 2
    Good Lovin' Is Just A Dime Away
    Don't Turn The Lights Off
    Down To Love Town
    Share Your Love With Me
    I've Never Begged Before

    Finally

    I'm not religious but sometimes this is so true!

    God Bless, Whoever Sent You.

    Enjoy

    The Contours
     
  18. Robinredbreast

    Robinredbreast Type 1 · Oracle

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    adrian just sent me this, the little......... monkey :singing:

    :rolleyes:

    RRB
     
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    SandyDee Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    So many songs, this is difficult. I've done them in alphabetical order because I can't choose.
    1. A Little Time - The Beautiful South
    2. Down In The Tube Station - The Jam
    3. Fairytale Of New York - The Pogues and Kirsty Mac Coll
    4. F**king Perfect - Pink
    5. I'd Rather Go Blind - Etta James
    6. Is This The World We Created - Queen
    7. Make You Feel My Love - Adele
    8. Misty Blue - Dorothy Moore
    9. Silly Games - Janet Kay
    10. Think (The Blues Brothers version) - Aretha Franklin
     
  20. Lamont D

    Lamont D Reactive hypoglycemia · Master

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    7 & 10 get my thumbs up.
     
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