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Oct 14

Popular ’79 (251 comments) Yes the Inmates did 'Dirty Water' - that was what they used to call r'n'b. Lazarus
SHANKS AND BIGFOOT – “Sweet Like Chocolate” (13 comments) Actually the "I am calm in the face of your love" line has always puzzled me, when, for instance "I … thefatgit
BOYZONE – “When The Going Gets Tough” (27 comments) This is the best song for impersonating Ronan. Chap_with_Wings

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Oct 14

WHITNEY HOUSTON – “I Wanna Dance With Somebody” (39 comments) TPL on the parent album. punctum
ADAM ANT – “Goody Two Shoes” (57 comments) Critic watch: 1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002 Bruce Pollock (USA) - … hectorthebat
THE HUMAN LEAGUE – “Don’t You Want Me” (109 comments) Also of note: this cover video by a group called Atomic Tom. Not as good as the original of … mapman132

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Oct 14

THE OUTHERE BROTHERS – “Boom Boom Boom” (69 comments) Or, as my dad once sang: "Wa-hey, let me hear you say boom boom." mrdiscopop
BOYZONE – “You Needed Me” (57 comments) Tellingly, I recognised the opening frame (no pun intended) of the video instantly but failed to remember the song at … mrdiscopop
Freaky Trigger’s WordPress Setup (474 comments) Thanks for finally writing about >Freaky Triggers WordPress Setup | FreakyTrigger <Liked it! Adelaida
MADNESS – “House Of Fun” (46 comments) Critic watch: 1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002 BBC (UK) - Pop … hectorthebat
Popular ’87 (36 comments) TPL on that least 1987 of things, a live double album. punctum
WESTLIFE – “Swear It Again” (84 comments) But between Art and Product, lies a big blurry area called Craft* where technical skills are used to reconcile artistic … Tommy Mack
ALVIN STARDUST – “Jealous Mind” (46 comments) Very sad to hear about Alvin who sounded like a lovely man, as well as being a master of re-invention. wichitalineman
TAKE THAT – “Never Forget” (59 comments) This is a karaoke killer. Everyone assumes it'll be a knees-up singalong - and it is, but only once every … mrdiscopop
THE TAMPERER featuring MAYA – “Feel It” (47 comments) Were you in a bad mood when you got up on Tuesday morning? punctum
FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD – “Relax” (108 comments) #106 - Obligatory companion-piece - https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=ELKb-lcW4e0#t=71 weej

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Oct 14

The FreakyTrigger Periodic Table (18 comments) 39 is a y Elinor
PAUL MCCARTNEY AND STEVIE WONDER – “Ebony And Ivory” (50 comments) Critic watch: Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of … hectorthebat
T REX – “Hot Love” (162 comments) Not me for a kickoff! Mark G

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Oct 14

THE BACKSTREET BOYS – “I Want It That Way” (23 comments) "Better than most other boybands" still doesn't get as far as good, I'm afraid. Throw in All The Small Teengs … Kinitawowi