December 26th, 2020 Taylor Swift has knocked Mariah Carey off of the number one spot, on the Christmas Billboard Hot 100 chart.
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Gerry & The Pacemakers – You’ll Never Walk Alone (1964)
I recently managed to find a copy of this song, on vinyl, “You’ll Never Walk Alone”, by British band, Gerry & The Pacemakers. It reached number 1, in the UK, in 1964, but never charted on the Billboard Hot 100. This song is a huge football (soccer) anthem, in the UK, particularly in Liverpool, where …
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Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder – Ebony And Ivory (1982)
Wow, can you believe this classic, is 38 years old? “Ebony And Ivory” is a musical collaboration, by British former Beatle, Paul McCartney and American singer songwriter Stevie Wonder. It reached number 1, on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 1, in the UK. in May 1982, where it stayed for 7 weeks.
Diana Ross & The Supremes – Baby Love (1964)
This song, Baby Love, was the second of a long line of hits, for Diana Ross and The Supremes, on the Tamla Motown label. It reached number one, in the UK and on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1964. It is one of my Top 100, all time favorites.
Creed – With Arms Wide Open (2000)
This song, With Arms Wide Open, by Creed, in 2000, reached Number 1, on the Billboard Hot 100, and Number 13, in the UK.
Nickelback – How You Remind Me (2001)
This song, How You Remind Me, by Nickelback, in 2001, reached Number 1, on the Billboard Hot 100, and in the UK, and around most of Europe.
Alice Cooper – School’s Out (1972)
Number one single, from 1972, here is Alice Cooper and School’s Out.
Bon Jovi – Living On A Prayer (1986)
One of Bon Jovi’s biggest hits, from 1986, Livin’ On A Prayer. It topped the Billboard Hot 100, and reached number 4, in the UK.
April 17th, 2019, 45th Birthday of Spice Girls singer, Victoria Beckham
To celebrate the 45th birthday of former Spice Girl, Posh Spice, Victoria Beckham, here is the debut single, by the Spice Girls. Wannabe was released in July, 1996, in the UK, and went on to become the fastest selling debut single, of all time. It stayed at number one, for seven weeks. In the USA, …
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Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Geno (1980)
“Geno”, the first UK number one, in May 1980, from Dexy’s Midnight Runners.