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by Hymie
Tue Nov 12, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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http://images.45cat.com/four-tops-ask-the-lonely-1965.jpg We just heard the #77 song on the countdown, "Ask The Lonely" by the Four Tops, from 1965. Released in 1965, the song rose to number 24 pop and number 9 R&B. It's notable for it being co-written by longtime Motown staffer Mickey Stevenson as...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

http://images.45cat.com/stevie-wonder-i-dont-know-why-i-love-you-1969.jpg Okay, song #78 is "My Cherie Amour" by Stevie Wonder, from 1969. Google translate says that it means "My Sweetheart." Yet ironically, MY sweetheart does not like the record! It peaked at #4 on Billboard on both the Soul and P...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

https://static.stereogum.com/uploads/2019/01/The-Jackson-5-The-Love-You-Save-1546548603-compressed.jpg Song #79 is "The Love You Save" by the Jackson 5, from 1970. This was their third Motown single, and it was monstrous, topping the Billboard Soul chart for 6 weeks and also topping the Pop chart f...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:27 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://images.rapgenius.com/00515567850c233dbab6a9318cfbe473.490x475x1.jpg The #80 song is "I'm Coming Out" from Diana Ross, in 1980. The single went to #5 on the Billboard Pop chart, and was #1 on the Disco chart. The song was written by and produced by Chic members Bernard Edwards and Nile Rodge...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://motownjunkies.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/t54112a.gif?w=300&zoom=2 We just heard song #80, "I'll Be Doggone" by Marvin Gaye, from 1965. It became his first million-selling record and his first number-one single on the R&B chart, staying there for two weeks, and was the first song Gaye recor...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/d/d1/You%27re_All_I_Need_to_Get_By_label.jpg/220px-You%27re_All_I_Need_to_Get_By_label.jpg Song #82 is "You're All I Need To Get By" by Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell, from 1968. This was a MONSTER hit on the Billboard Soul chart, staying at #1 for 5 wee...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/7/73/Temptations_I_Wish_It_Would_Rain.jpg Song #83 is "I Wish It Would Rain" by the Temptations from 1967. The single reached #1 for 3 weeks on the Billboard Soul chart, and it peaked at #4 Pop. The song is one of the most melancholy in the Temptations repe...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

https://i2.wp.com/www.mcrfb.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/the-undisputed-truth-smiling-faces-sometimes-1971-MCRFB.jpg Song #84 is "Smiling Faces Sometimes" by The Undisputed Truth," from 1971. The song was written by Barrett Strong and Norman Whitfield. It was done first by the Temptations with a ...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 10, 2019 12:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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http://images.45cat.com/marvin-gaye-got-to-give-it-up-pt-i-tamla.jpg Song #85 is "Got To Give It Up" by Marvin Gaye, from 1977. This was a big favorite of a good friend of mine, the late George Lavatelli. The record was HUGE, staying at #1 on the Billboard Black chart for 5 weeks and also hitting #...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

http://images.45cat.com/marvin-gaye-hitch-hike-1962-3.jpg Song #86 is "Hitch Hike" By Marvin Gaye in 1962. This one reached #12 on the Billboard R&B chart and peaked at #30 Pop, as Marvin was headed towards the mainstream. Another song Gaye co-wrote (this time with Clarence Paul and William "Mickey...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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http://images.45cat.com/the-miracles-bad-girl-motown-s.jpg Song #87 is the oldest record on the list. "Bad Girl" by the Miracles was the first record on the Motown label, from around May of 1959. It was the leased to Chess and was reviewed in Billboard as a new release on Chess in July 1959. There ...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 09, 2019 5:47 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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http://images.45cat.com/rare-earth-get-ready-rare-earth.jpg Song #88 is "Get Ready" by Rare Earth. It is the only song in the top 100 by a White artist. The song "Get Ready" was originally done by the Temptations in 1966. It was written by Smokey Robinson. The Rare Earth record did reach #20 on the...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://www.waybackattack.com/images/temptations-beaut.jpg Song #89 is the Temptations classic from 1966, "Beauty Is Only Skin Deep." Written by Norman Whitfield and Eddie Holland, and produced by Whitfield, the song was a number three pop hit and a number one R&B hit in the United States. It was a...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://i.ytimg.com/vi/6HXb43ePXCM/hqdefault.jpg Song #90 is "I Wish" by Stevie Wonder, from 1976. It's the second of 4 songs to make the countdown from the "Songs In The Key of Life" album. Written and produced by Wonder, the song focuses on his childhood from the 1950s into the early 1960s. The s...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://motownjunkies.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/g7043a.gif?w=300&zoom=2 We just heard song #91 on the countdown. A classic ballad from the Tall, Talented, Temptations. It's "Since I Lost My Baby" from 1965. Written by Miracles members Smokey Robinson and Pete Moore and produced by Robinson, the s...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

mileswide wrote:
Fri Nov 08, 2019 10:12 am
Too Many Fish-Heaven, what a double-header! Though I'd be hard-pressed to come up with 91 Motown songs closer to perfection than HMHSY
Yes, we are getting up to the rarefied atmosphere now!
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

http://images.45cat.com/the-elgins-heaven-must-have-sent-you-1966-6.jpg "Heaven Must Have Sent You" by the Elgins checks in at #92 on the countdown. From 1996, it reached the top 10 on the Billboard Soul chart, but only #50 on their Pop chart. The song was written by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, a...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 08, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://motownjunkies.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/t54105a.gif?w=300&zoom=2 We heard song #93, "Too Many Fish In The Sea," by the Marvelettes, from 1964. It was the group's first top 40 pop hit in almost a year reaching number 25 on the Billboard Hot 100. It also got to #5 on the Cash Box R&B chart ...
by Hymie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://thesightsandsounds.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/artworks-000037812752-hbr1q2-t500x500-e1357849929573.jpg Song #94 is "Brick House" by the Commodores, from 1977. These guys started as a straight funk band like Kool And The Gang did, doing lots of instrumentals and ensemble singing before L...
by Hymie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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http://images.45cat.com/marvin-gaye-distant-lover-amante-a-distancia-tamla-motown.jpg Song #95 is "Distant Lover" by Marvin Gaye, from 1973. "Distant Lover" is the sixth song issued on singer Marvin Gaye's 1973 album, Let's Get It On and the b-side of the second single from that album, "Come Get to...
by Hymie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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Song #96 is "Beechwood 4-5789 by the Marvelettes, from 1962. The song was written by Marvin Gaye, William "Mickey" Stevenson and George Gordy. The song's title is derived from the now-defunct use of telephone exchange names in telephone numbers. In this case, the significant portions of the exchange...
by Hymie
Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://www.popsike.com/pix/20150615/381293078618.jpg Song #97 is "Psychedelic Shack" by the Temptations. The single was released in the last week of 1969 and was a big hit early in 1970, reaching #2 on the Billboard Soul chart and #7 on the Pop chart. This song was written by Barrett Strong and No...
by Hymie
Wed Nov 06, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://motownjunkies.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/t54127a3.gif?w=300&zoom=2 Okay, song #98 is "Going To A Go-Go" from the Miracles in 1965. It was listed on 7 of the 44 ballots. "Going to a Go-Go" peaked at number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the United States. In addition, the single peaked at n...
by Hymie
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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Song #99 is "It Takes Two" by Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston, from 1966. This was released at the very end of 1966 and in 1967 it reached #4 on the Soul chart and #14 Pop. both on Billboard. Produced by Weston's then-husband, longtime Gaye collaborator William "Mickey" Stevenson, and co-written by Stevens...
by Hymie
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1164

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

300. Кино́ [Kino] - Группа крови [Gruppa krovi] 4 301. Stereolab – Tone Burst 3 302. Franz von Suppé – Leighte Kavallerie Ouvertüre [A.k.a.: Light Cavalry Overture 4 303. Gary U.S. Bonds – Soul Deep 4 304. Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice – Heaven On Their Minds 4 305. Tom Waits – 9th & Hennepin 2 Th...
by Hymie
Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://static.stereogum.com/uploads/2019/06/Steveie-Wonder-You-Havent-Done-Nothin-1560186668-compressed.jpg We kicked off our top 100 with a Stevie classic, You Haven't Done Nothin'" from 1974. It checks in at #100. The song is from the album "Fulfillingness' First Finale" and features background ...
by Hymie
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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https://motownjunkies.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/m1051ag.jpg?w=350&zoom=2 Song #101 is "When The Lovelight Starts Shining Through His Eyes" by the Supremes, from 1963. The single is notable as the first Supremes single written and produced by Holland–Dozier–Holland, who had previously created hits...
by Hymie
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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Song #102 is "Strange I Know" from the Marvelettes in 1962. This was released at the very end of 1962, entering the Billboard R&B charts in the final week of the year. It peaked at #10 on that chart and made it to #48 Pop. The guy at MOTOWN JUNKIES loves this record, and it's just okay to me, so I'l...
by Hymie
Tue Nov 05, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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We just heard song #103, "Someday We'll Be Together," from 1969. On the label it says Diana Ross and the Supremes, but actually Ross was the only member of the group who was on this record. It was billed as the Supremes last single before Diana left to go solo. It was a Billboard number one single o...
by Hymie
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1164

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

Rob wrote:
Tue Nov 05, 2019 7:54 am
299. Franz Ferdinand - Michael
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by Hymie
Tue Nov 05, 2019 5:23 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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Song #104 is "Envious" by Linda Griner. The record does not do much for me, but two of my old friends each had it number one on their ballots. That along with one other listing was enough to get the record to # 104 here. The record is from 1963. Our friend at MOTOWN JUNKIES gives it a good review: L...
by Hymie
Tue Nov 05, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #105 is "Pastime Paradise" by Stevie Wonder. This one is from the "Songs In The Key of Life" album in 1976. The song was one of the first to use a synthesizer (the Yamaha GX-1) to sound like a full string section. Built initially from synth tracks rather than from a drummer setting the basic rh...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

We heard Marvin Gaye and "Trouble Man" at #106. This was the theme song from the movie of the same name. It reached #4 on the Billboard Soul chart and #7 Pop. Gaye wrote the song himself, and he called it one of the most honest recordings he ever made. Gaye played drums and piano on the record as we...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #107 is "I'll Try Something New" from the Miracles in 1962. The record was a Billboard Top 40 hit, peaking at #39, and just missed the Top 10 of its R&B chart, peaking at #11. In the song, the narrator (Smokey Robinson) describes how if he feels that if his first attempt at trying to show his l...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1164

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

Rob wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:28 am
298. Nine Inch Nails – Just Like You Imagined
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by Hymie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #108 is "What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)" by Jr. Walker and the All-Stars from 1969. This was a huge hit all through the late spring and summer of 1969. The song was written by Johnny Bristol, Harvey Fuqua, and Vernon Bullock. The harmony vocals on the record are by Bristol and the Andante...
by Hymie
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

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Doing Mickey's Monkey Children! Song #109 is "Mickey Monkey" from the Miracles in 1963. . It was written and produced by Motown's main songwriting team of Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, and Eddie Holland, who later went on to write 2 more Miracles hit singles, the Top 40 "I Gotta Dance to Keep From C...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 03, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

We just heard song #110 on the countdown, "Pride And Joy" from Marvin Gaye in 1963. It was listed on 6 ballots, including mine. This one was a huge hit in the blsck community, reaching #2 on the Billboard R&B chart. It also cracked the top 10 on the Billboard Hot 100, Marvin's first top 10 crossover...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 03, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #111 is "The Love I Saw In You Was Just A Mirage" from Smokey & the Miracles in 1967. For those who care about lyrics this is supposed to be one of Smokey's real triumphs. He wrote the song along with Miracles guitarist Marv Tarplin. The single was a Top 20 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, and a T...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1164

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

Rob wrote:
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:48 am
297. Billy Boy On Poison – 4 Leaf CloverYear: 2009
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by Hymie
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll
Replies: 36
Views: 1364

Re: Albums and Songs of 1989 Poll

SONGS 1. Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On - Valerie Wellington 2. Gonna Move Across The River - Bill Pinckney & The Original Drifters 3. Charlene - Carl Perkins 4. Pump Up The Jam - Technotronic 5. Why Don't You Eat Where You Slept Last Night - Zuzu Bolin 6. Fine Brown Frame - Lou Rawls & Dianne Reeves ...
by Hymie
Sun Nov 03, 2019 4:55 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #112 is "It's A Shame" by the Spinners, from 1970. The single reached #4 on the Billboard R&B Chart, and #14 on their Pop chart, the Hot 100. The song co-written by Stevie Wonder, Syreeta Wright and Lee Garrett and produced by Wonder. For me it's the best record that Stevie Wonder wrote. The se...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #113 is "The Bells" from the Originals, from 1970. It is a throwback record that sounds like doo wop from a much earlier time. It reached #4 on the Billboard Soul chart and #13 Pop. "The Bells" was written by Marvin Gaye, his wife Anna Gordy Gaye, Iris Gordy, and Elgie Stover. The Originals wou...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #114 is "I Want You" by Marvin Gaye, from 1976. This one surprised me, as I have not heard the record more than a few times in my life. Of course in 1976 I was very busy discovering 1950s music, and not paying any attention to what was then current. It was a #1 record on the Billboard Black Cha...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

The guy at Motown Junkies LOVES this record. He gives it 10/10 in a very long review. Here's the link if you'd like to read it. It's a sassy classic with faux-insouciant backing vocals but I don't get the disparity between his score for this and the one for Needle in a Haystack, which for me is the...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Heading toward the Top 100, we just heard song #115, "He Was Really Sayin' Somethin'" from the Velvelettes in 1964. Of course many people under 50 likely heard the song first by Bananarama, who had a Top 5 UK hit with it in the 1980s. The Velvelettes record reached #21 on the Billboard Soul chart ea...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Biggest Fan - November 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1164

Re: Biggest Fan - November 2019

Rob wrote:
Sat Nov 02, 2019 10:02 am
296. Chuck Mangione – Land of Make Believe
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A good 5 minute edited version might get better.
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 4:12 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #116 is "Forever" by the Marvelettes, from 1962. It was listed on just 4 ballots, but all 4 had it high on their lists, getting it to 180 points. The song was written by Brian Holland, Freddy Gorman and Lamont Dozier. It was first issued in 1962 on the "Playboy" album, and then it was on a sing...
by Hymie
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #117 is "Love Child," the Supremes from 1968. This was one of the big records at the time I first really started caring about music, the fall of 1968 when I turned 11 years old. The record took just three weeks to reach the Top Ten of the Billboard Hot 100 pop chart, which it then topped for tw...
by Hymie
Fri Nov 01, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 170
Views: 21717

Re: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS

Song #118 is "Funny" by the Contours, from 1961. This one was NOT a hit, not even close, but it is a revered record among many doo wop collectors. Here's the MOTOWN JUNKIES review of this one. This will REALLY piss off some friends of mine. The Contours: “Funny” Motown M 1012 (B), August 1961 Ugh. I...