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#OnNow until June 2016

The music I listen to while writing.

#OnNow David Bowie-Ashes To Ashes 🌌 #1 & nursery rhyme featuring Major Tom-most expensive music video at the time http://amzn.to/28Vr5xf #OnNow George Strait-Easy Come, Easy Go 👋 breakup song and Country #1 that became his first Billboard Hot 100 entry http://amzn.to/28Wc3wZ
#OnNow Isley Brothers-Shout 😤 answer to Jackie Wilson-Lonely Teardrops-#47 made gold & Grammy Hall of Fame over time http://amzn.to/28VpW93 #OnNow Ritchie Valens-Donna 👧 tribute to his high school sweetheart Donna Ludwig, at #3 when he died in a plane crash http://amzn.to/28LJkEU
#OnNow David Bisbal-Oye El Boom🌴danceable 2nd single from his platinum album complete with wet & wild tropical video http://amzn.to/28LIec0 #OnNow Mavericks-What Am I Supposed To Do 🎻 from their 2nd post-reunion album, recorded and mixed in monophonic sound with acoustic bass http://amzn.to/28LH2FM
#OnNow The Guess Who-Undun 💊 based on Bob Dylan-Ballad in Plain D & girl who slipped into a coma after dropping acid http://amzn.to/28LGnEd #OnNow Merilee Rush-Angel Of The Morning 👼 Connie Francis declined love affair song-hit for Juice Newton, Olivia Newton-John http://amzn.to/28L7Nux
#OnNow Angels-My Boyfriend's Back 👤 recorded as Shirelles demo-based on high school story-revived for Jersey Boys http://amzn.to/28NB1fj #OnNow Ellie Goulding-Burn 🌋 first #1, nominated for 2014 Brit Awards-could've been on Leona Lewis's Glassheart 2012 http://amzn.to/28L5LdR
#OnNow The Smiths-Ask 😅 Longer album versions have remixed Kirsty MacColl backing vocals http://amzn.to/1UIKemg #OnNow Elton John-I'm Still Standing 🌊 1983 Russell Mulcahy Côte d'Azur video on new MTV helped lift it to #4 in UK & #12 in US http://amzn.to/1UIIiKv
#OnNow Foreigner-Juke Box Hero 🎸 ode to rockstar Guitar Heros inspired by actual fan waiting outside arena for 5 hours http://amzn.to/1UIHjtY #OnNow Carpenters-Top Of The World 🚀 inspired by them travelling on private jet-theme song of Japanese drama Miseinen http://amzn.to/1OxqR3c
#‎OnNow‬ Dion & The Belmonts-A Teenager In Love 💆 #5 covered by a young Bob Marley, Simon & Garfunkel, & Mutations Muppets http://amzn.to/1PMQjBZ ‪#‎OnNow‬ Bob Marley-So Much Things To Say 👅 his reggae-scat on final verse mimics the nonsense talk all around him http://amzn.to/1YcVNr9
‪#‎OnNow‬ Skeeter Davis-Gonna Get Along Without You Now 👎 Top 10 pop cover of a 1952 big band hit-redone by She & Him http://amzn.to/1YcU2tU ‪#‎OnNow‬ Dusty Springfield-I Only Want To Be With You 💖 Mike Hawker wrote it about his wife. who sings on the chorus http://amzn.to/1YcM9Vm
#OnNow SHeDAISY-I'm Lit 🗽 lyrical love song from their favorite ahead-of-its-time #3 Country album http://amzn.to/24v9wtu #OnNow Tom Petty-The Waiting 🏈 Simpsons, Office, Philadelphia Flyers, Wisconsin Badgers couldn't wait to use the song http://amzn.to/1RVXD8y
#OnNow Kansas-Carry On Wayward Son 👦 the song that put Kansas on the map & among VH1's 100 Greatest Hard Rock Songs http://amzn.to/24v6PIa #OnNow Squeeze-Annie Get Your Gun 🔫 released 1982 as last single that never made it onto an album http://amzn.to/1RVWQ7A
#OnNow Nicole C. Mullen-Holy Captivated 🌅 produced with who's who of some of Christian music's most talented musicians http://amzn.to/1RTPLo9 #OnNow Brotherhood of Man-Save Your Kisses For Me 👶 1976 Eurovision Song Contest winner & biggest-selling song in UK http://amzn.to/1sWsZaq
#OnNow Asia-No Religion 🐉 a spiritual song about the search for meaning in life released in the year of the dragon http://amzn.to/25GfRbr #OnNow Ruth Brown-Lucky Lips 💋 lucky #6 for her original and #1 for Cliff Richard's cover on many European charts http://amzn.to/1sWmCE6
#‎OnNow‬ Frankie Miller-Shoo-Rah 💖 the groovin foolish lovin original later covered by Betty Wright and Joan Osborne http://amzn.to/2dhTIJ6 #OnNow Belinda Carlisle-Heaven Is A Place On Earth 🌆 Grammy-nominated #1 & signature song sampled on Hilary Duff's Confetti http://amzn.to/1X98P8T
#OnNow Duran Duran-Save a Prayer🐘 eerie synthesizer, stormily romantic lyric, an aching chorus & MTV took it to #16 http://amzn.to/1X97XkC BJ Thomas-Raindrops Keep Fallin' on my Head ☔ Oscar wiinner from the film Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid http://amzn.to/26UB4w8
#OnNow Des'ree-You Gotta Be 🎆#2 & daily affirmation for self-confidence inspired by Gawain's Creative Visualization http://amzn.to/1X96VoI #OnNow Betty Everett-The Shoop Shoop Song 👄 she found the song It's in His Kiss silly but took it to #6 with new name http://amzn.to/1X94ylU
#OnNow Go-Go's-Tonite 👢perfect to get dressed up and messed up from a double platinum cornerstone album of new wave http://amzn.to/1VOsFp7 #OnNow The Rivieras-California Sun 🌝 they took this Joe Jones cover to a record deal, #5 and Good Morning, Vietnam http://amzn.to/1UumtUg
#OnNow Sublime-Santeria 🐕 memorial to lead singer became favorite no-revenge video of gunslingers and dogs everywhere http://amzn.to/1RthYmL #OnNow Huey Lewis-The Heart of Rock & Roll 💓 starts with piano played backwards but this #6 is still beating > 4min http://amzn.to/1VOrKVW
#OnNow Céline Dion-Destin ⚞ #3 in Quebec & live performance for 250,000 on its 400th anniversary became its destiny http://amzn.to/1UuiZBc #OnNow Tim McGraw-Something Like That 💖 top-played radio single in any musical genre in the 2000s with 487343 spins http://amzn.to/1VOqOkj
#OnNow Trisha Yearwood-She's In Love With the Boy ⚭ her first #1 that parents everywhere should take to heart 💛 http://amzn.to/1Rl56Cs #OnNow Shakira-Suerte 🍀 Spanish version of her Andean-infused signature song and worldwide hit Whenever, Wherever http://amzn.to/1UreHup

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