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Mar 21

FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD – “Two Tribes” (126 comments) Great tips! Nice Infomation for the people who are looking for the practice theory test, online theory test & motorbike… harrisonharry

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Mar 21

LONNIE DONEGAN – “Cumberland Gap” (9 comments) And it's goodbye Chris Barber, trad band leader, who gave Lonnie his big break. Who also gave a big break… enitharmon

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Mar 21

THE LOVE AFFAIR – “Everlasting Love” (103 comments) Just found this info so I thought I’d pass it on Tony B says: October 27, 2020 at 10:47 am… Fran

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Feb 21

WESTLIFE – “Mandy” (9 comments) Surely not the death of popular? Winterborn

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Feb 21

MELANIE B ft MISSY ELLIOTT – “I Want You Back” (39 comments) There was definitely a rumour at the time that this was turned down by Shaznay Lewis before finding its way… benson_79

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Feb 21

THE MANIC STREET PREACHERS – “If You Tolerate This Your Children Will Be Next” (120 comments) I love the Manics as much for their failures as their successes, and I'd put their fifth album into the… benson_79

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Feb 21

THE JAM – “Start!” (62 comments) The Revolver reference is obvious. But Start! also reminds of me of Syd Barrett. It's probably the 'Never ever see… Albert
ST WINIFRED’S SCHOOL CHOIR – “There’s No One Quite Like Grandma” (63 comments) I remember Ian Brown's story about 'Grandma'. Martin Hannett was somehow involved in the recording of 'There's No One Quite… Albert

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Feb 21

JAMIROQUAI – “Deeper Underground” (74 comments) Jamiroquai are one of my musical bete noirs! Every song I've heard of theirs irritates me, although the front man's… benson_79

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Feb 21

BILLIE – “Because We Want To” (56 comments) As time passes Billie is definitely known more for her acting than her brief pop career. And, perhaps, for her… benson_79

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Feb 21

MADONNA – “Frozen” (59 comments) I find it very easy to respect the clever and calculated way Madonna managed to relaunch herself with this song,… benson_79

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Feb 21

THE STYLISTICS – “I Can’t Give You Anything But My Love” (62 comments) Crisps. Golden Wonder and Smiths were the big two during my 60s childhood. By the early 80s Walkers were the… thepopman

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Feb 21

CRAIG DAVID – “7 Days” (66 comments) #65 I sometimes think it suffers from the least frequent/only female contributor being at least 6 years younger than everyone… Ben Wainless

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Feb 21

VARIOUS ARTISTS – “Perfect Day” (93 comments) This holds up remarkably well. The BBC did try to repeat the trick a mere six months after this entry… benson_79

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Feb 21

OASIS – “D’You Know What I Mean?” (137 comments) #136 Always found the juxtaposition of BHN and Diana a fascinating subject. John Harris touches on it in 'The Last… Ben Wainless

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Feb 21

ELTON JOHN – “Candle In The Wind ’97” / “Something About The Way You Look Tonight” (143 comments) Coincidentally I've reached this (excellent) thread while near the end of The Crown's Charles'n'Di-heavy season 4. Leaving aside Peter Morgan's… benson_79

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Feb 21

STARSHIP – “Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now” (115 comments) On Jane’s Birthday on the 9th May 1968 Thursday Jane Lesley Wall
WILL SMITH – “Men In Black” (50 comments) This was Will Smith's brief imperial phase, when he seemed to bestride pop culture like a colossus. Then Wild Wild… benson_79

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Feb 21

SLADE – “Coz I Luv You” (28 comments) Perhaps it's because this song is in the key of D minor ('the saddest of all the keys' Nigel Tuffnell)… Iain

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Feb 21

ETERNAL ft BEBE WINANS – “I Wanna Be The Only One” (48 comments) Edit: the Bennett sisters, dammit. Ben Gould