(She’s A) Runaround – The Undertones (#221)

A Million Songs #000221 (She’s A) Runaround – The Undertones [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7ov22rvgulICuelAMFPyGb” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: John O’Neill Vocals: Feargal Sharkey Guitar, Vocals: John O’Neill Guitar, Keyboard, Vocals: Damian O’Neill Bass, Vocals: Michael Bradley Drums: Billy Doherty Producer: Roger Bechirian Studio: Eden Studios – London Record Label: Sire Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases … Continue reading (She’s A) Runaround – The Undertones (#221)

(It’s Only Your) Imagination – Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell (#168)

A Million Songs #000168 (It’s Only Your) Imagination – Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:39ki9rpV4EpMZS0FhbpK6P” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Glen Campbell Vocals, Acoustic Guitar: Glen Campbell Vocals: Bobbie Gentry Acoustic Guitar: Al Casey Bass Guitar: Joe Osborn Keyboards: Dennis McCarthy Drums: Hal Blaine Producer: Kelly Gordon, Al DeLory Studio: Capitol Recording Studios … Continue reading (It’s Only Your) Imagination – Bobbie Gentry & Glen Campbell (#168)

(I Would Do) Anything For You – Nat King Cole (#137)

A Million Songs #000137 (I Would Do) Anything For You – Nat King Cole [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7ASrrmAXOs2HRBJZ78V3Av” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]   Personnel: Written By: Billy Hill, Claude Hopkins & Bobby Williams Vocals: Nat King Cole Conductor: Dave Cavanaugh Producer: Lee Gillette Studio: Capitol Studios – New York Record Label: Capitol Records Lyrics: Genius Releases Original Release: Nat “King” Cole … Continue reading (I Would Do) Anything For You – Nat King Cole (#137)

(Do The) Mashed Potatoes (Part 1 & 2) – James Brown (#71)

A Million Songs #000071 (Do The) Mashed Potatoes (Part 1 & 2) – James Brown [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:4W7ps5zORgRWe691hlxXzC” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”]     Personnel: Written By: Dessie Rozier Lead Vocal: Carlton “King” Coleman Piano, Vocal Yelps: James Brown Guitar: Bobby Roach Bass: Bernard Odum Drums: Nat Kendrick Alto Sax: Alfred Corley Tenor Sax: J.C. Davis … Continue reading (Do The) Mashed Potatoes (Part 1 & 2) – James Brown (#71)

#1 Hit Song – Minutemen (1MS#000015)

A Million Songs #000015 #1 Hit Song – Minutemen [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:60nriFcKARUpnYksJkDqJR” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] You know what’s great? Sarcasm. Like this sarcastic little ditty about the hollowness of pop music. You can read more at the A.V. Club. Listen: Amazon Google Play Spotify Personnel: Written By: D. Boon & George Hurley Guitar, Vocals: D. … Continue reading #1 Hit Song – Minutemen (1MS#000015)

“Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)

A Million Songs #000012 “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1Ffxfl1vuEDc0xBVPIQ50s” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] DJ Kid Koala crafted this song out of dialogue from Baby Driver (my favorite movie of the year), and it was then “written and performed” by actor Ansel Elgort in the film. You can even see him recreate this … Continue reading “Was He Slow?” – Kid Koala (1MS#000012)