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Can’t Get It Outta My Head – Challenge #189

Until 1974, the Electric Light Orchestra had managed only modest hits with ‘Showdown’ and a cover of Chuck Berry’s ‘Roll Over Beethoven’, but their fourth studio album Eldorado was a big turning point for … Continue reading

August 20, 2021 · 12 Comments

We Just Disagree – Challenge #181

Dave Mason recorded ‘We Just Disagree’ on his 1977 Let It Flow album and the single went to #12 in the US becoming Mason’s biggest hit as a solo artist.  … Continue reading

April 30, 2021 · 17 Comments

Make It With You – Challenge #180

‘Make It With You’ was the first hit for the pop-rock group Bread.  It was released on their second album On The Waters in 1970.  This album peaked at #12 … Continue reading

April 16, 2021 · 9 Comments

Woodstock – Challenge #178

‘Woodstock’ was written by Joni Mitchell who was scheduled to appear at the festival, however she didn’t attend the concert due to scheduling conflicts.  Her boyfriend at the time was … Continue reading

March 19, 2021 · 18 Comments

Your Song – Challenge #177

‘Your Song’ was recorded on Elton John’s second studio album Elton John from 1970, although the single did not come out until seven months later.  It was written by Bernie … Continue reading

March 5, 2021 · 6 Comments

Kiss – Challenge #175

Mazarati was an American R&B band formed in the mid-1980s by former Prince and The Revolution bassist Mark Brown, better known by the stage name Brown Mark, orBrownmark.  Originally hailing from Minneapolis, they became … Continue reading

February 5, 2021 · 16 Comments

Up Where We Belong – Challenge #174

This song came from the 1982 movie soundtrack An Officer and a Gentleman and it peaked at #3 on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart on October 29, 1982, and it also … Continue reading

January 22, 2021 · 14 Comments

Help Me Make It Through the Night – Challenge #173

‘Help Me Make It Through The Night’ is a country music ballad written and composed by Kris Kristofferson and released on his 1970 album Kristofferson.  Sammi Smith’s recording of this song reached #1 on the … Continue reading

January 8, 2021 · 11 Comments

Last Christmas – Challenge #172

‘Last Christmas’ was born one day in 1984 when 21-year-old George Michael and Wham! bandmate Andrew Ridgeley were visiting Michael’s parents.  While they were sitting around watching TV, Michael suddenly … Continue reading

December 25, 2020 · 20 Comments

Delta Dawn – Challenge #171

‘Delta Dawn’ was written by former child rockabilly star Larry Collins who sang in a duo with his sister Lorrie, along with country performer and songwriter Alex Harvey in 1972.  … Continue reading

December 11, 2020 · 20 Comments