The first time I played, this for you, was 40 years ago, today. I remembered…
Thunderstruck, by AC/DC, reached number 13, in the UK and number 5, on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart.
Is She Really Going Out With Him, by Joe Jackson, reached Number 13, in the UK, and Number 21, on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1979.
This song is the theme song from the cult early 1970’s movie Shaft. It was performed by Isaac Hayes, who also made the soundtrack music. In 1971, it reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 4, in the UK.
Remember this er classic from 1997? It reached the top ten in the UK and the USA.
This song, “You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine” is the biggest hit by Lou Rawls. In 1976, it reached number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 10, in the UK.
In the Summer of 1979, this Jazz Funk classic reached number 5 in the UK. Street Life, by the Crusaders featured Randy Crawford on vocals. It reached number 36 on the Billboard Hot 100, also in 1979.
This song was an influential Disco song, by Donna Summer. In 1977, it reached number 1 in the UK, and number 6, on the Billboard Hot 100. This song brings back memories of the Summer of 1977.
This song, “Living In America”, by James Brown, was released in 1985, but reached number 4, on the Billboard Hot 100, in early 1986. It reached number 5, in the UK.
Originally released in 1971, Without You, by Nilsson, or Harry Nilsson reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, and on the Billboard Contemporary Singles chart in early 1972. It also spent three weeks at number one, in 1972, in the UK. This song has always been a favorite of mine, and features in my […]