The project continues with my favorite songs of 1981. Read the first post for the detail on this project.
The Classical – The Fall
City of God – Dan Schutte
Genius of Love – Tom Tom Club
Ghost Town – The Specials Featuring Rico
I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do) – Hall & Oates
Just the Two of Us – Grover Washington & Bill Withers
Our Lips Are Sealed – The Go-Go’s
Pocket Calculator – Kraftwerk
Under Pressure – David Bowie w/ Queen
Theme from “Chariots of Fire” – Vangelis
Looking at songs that charted in 1981, there is about a dozen or so that my 7-year-old self inexplicably loved, but it seems appropriate to confess my youthful fondness for Air Supply, especially this song of shame:
The One That You Love – Air Supply
What is your favorite song from 1981? Let me know in the comments
The project continues with my favorite songs of 1978. Read the first post for the detail on this project.
Baker Street – Gerry Rafferty
Bongo Man – Jimmy Cliff
Ever Fallen in Love – The Buzzcocks
(I Don’t Want To Go To) Chelsea – Elvis Costello & The Attractions
I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones
Mirage – Siouxsie & The Banshees
Take Me I’m Yours – Squeeze
Take Me To The River – Talking Heads
Rock Lobster – The B-52’s
The Robots – Kraftwerk
And my song of shame for 1978 is Old Time Rock and Roll – Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band
What are your favorite songs from 1978? Let me know in the comments!
The project continues with my favorite songs of 1974. Read the first post for the detail on this project.
1974 is an extremely challenging year. I have hardly any songs from this year and I’m not really crazy about many of them. Apparently, I’m not alone.
Autobahn – Kraftwerk
Boogie on Reggae Woman – Stevie Wonder
Can’t Get Enough Of Your Love Babe – Barry White
Cat’s In the Cradle – Harry Chapin
(Looking for) The Heart of Saturday Night – Tom Waits
No Woman, No Cry – Bob Marley and the Wailers
Nothing from Nothing – Billy Preston
The Payback – James Brown
Syl-O-Gism – Mary Lou Williams
Until You Come Back to Me (That’s What I’m Gonna Do) – Aretha Franklin
And the song of shame for 1974 is “Band on the Run” by Wings
What are your favorite songs from 1974? Let me know in the comments!