(I Belong To The) Blank Generation – Richard Hell (#116)

A Million Songs #000116 (I Belong To The) Blank Generation – Richard Hell [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:61sDntCMcUwhJ9KHHKwlqv” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Top 1% Personnel: Written By: Richard Hell Vocals, Bass: Richard Hell Guitar: Ivan Julian Guitar: Robert Quine Drums: Marc Bell Producer: Richard Hell & Craig Leon Record Label: Ork Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Richard Hell – … Continue reading (I Belong To The) Blank Generation – Richard Hell (#116)

(Are You) The One That I’ve Been Waiting For? – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds (#53)

A Million Songs #000053 (Are You) The One That I’ve Been Waiting For? – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0dH8cQPWcuczLRJrLDPn6r” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]   Personnel: Written By: Nick Cave Vocals: Nick Cave Guitar, Hammond Organ: Mick Harvey Bass: Martyn P. Casey Piano: Conway Savage Drums: Jim Sclacunos Producer: Flood with Nick Cave … Continue reading (Are You) The One That I’ve Been Waiting For? – Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds (#53)

$100 Bill – Buddy Guy (#25)

A Million Songs #000025 $100 Bill – Buddy Guy [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7uw97TP2bTMuhkfRPV9sVx” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Top 1% Originally recorded in 1963, this song wasn’t released in the US until 1992’s “Complete Chess Studio Recordings”. While it owes a bit of inspiration to Barrett Strong’s “Money”, (which he also covered elsewhere), he definitely built it up … Continue reading $100 Bill – Buddy Guy (#25)

“Heroes” – David Bowie (1MS#000009)

A Million Songs #000009 “Heroes” – David Bowie [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5j6ZZwA9BnxZi5Bk0Ng4jB” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tgcc5V9Hu3g Top 1% While “Heroes” didn’t do as well as most of Bowie’s singles in the 70’s, it would be near-impossible to overstate the importance and popularity of “Heroes” since it’s release. It’s been named in scores of publication lists of … Continue reading “Heroes” – David Bowie (1MS#000009)