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by jimmyj
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Motown Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 261
Views: 91842

Re: Best Motown Songs

Love this era/genre 1. My Girl – The Temptations 2. Dancing in the Street – Martha and the Vandellas 3. My Guy – Mary Wells 4. I Heard It Through the Grapevine – Marvin Gaye 5. Please Mr. Postman – The Marvelettes 6. Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye 7. I Want You Back – The Jackson 5 8. R...
by jimmyj
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best Rolling Stones Songs - RESULTS
Replies: 233
Views: 101459

Re: Best Rolling Stones Songs

1. Paint It Black 2. Satisfaction 3. Sympathy for the Devil 4. Gimme Shelter 5. Angie 6. Wild Horses 7. You Can’t Always Get What You Want 8. Start Me Up 9. Brown Sugar 10. Jumpin Jack Flash 11. She’s A Rainbow 12. Miss You 13. Honky Tonk Women 14. Beast of Burden 15. Tumbling Dice 16. It’s Only Roc...
by jimmyj
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:37 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Boombox - 50 Greatest East Coast Hip-Hop Albums of the 1990s (2017)
Replies: 12
Views: 6951

Re: The Boombox - 50 Greatest East Coast Hip-Hop Albums of the 1990s (2017)

Oh and Nation of Millions wouldn't appear on this list. It was released 1988.
by jimmyj
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Boombox - 50 Greatest East Coast Hip-Hop Albums of the 1990s (2017)
Replies: 12
Views: 6951

Re: The Boombox - 50 Greatest East Coast Hip-Hop Albums of the 1990s (2017)

No Jeru the Damaja? The Sun Rises in the East? DJ Premier production at its finest.

Bahhhh
by jimmyj
Mon Jul 10, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Personal favorite hip-hop songs
Replies: 3
Views: 1907

Re: Personal favorite hip-hop songs

FYI
http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/vi ... 460#p41460

Wow I started this thread about 2 years ago. Well here you go.
by jimmyj
Tue Jun 20, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: R.I.P. Prodigy (1974-2017)
Replies: 4
Views: 2915

Re: R.I.P. Prodigy (1974-2017)

Funny, I literally just bought "The Infamous" the other day. And I live in Vegas. Wish I had known about this tour. Sweet line up.

RIP Prodigy
by jimmyj
Tue Jun 20, 2017 8:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Album Semifinals
Replies: 28
Views: 9564

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Album Semifinals

Albums
Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

Songs
Kanye West - Runaway
Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five - The Message
Public Enemy - Rebel Without a Pause
Eric B & Rakim - Paid in Full (7 Minutes of Madness)
by jimmyj
Mon May 22, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5
Replies: 20
Views: 6952

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 2, Week 5

Albums Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers) Songs Dr. Dre - Nuthin But a ‘G’ Thang Jay Z - Empire State of Mind Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five - The Message Public Enemy - Fight the Power Easy choices for me this round
by jimmyj
Mon May 15, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4
Replies: 25
Views: 10222

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 4

Albums Eric B. & Rakim - Paid in Full N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton Public Enemy - Fear of a Black Planet Songs Eminem - Stan OutKast - B.O.B. (Bombs Over Baghdad) OutKast - Ms. Jackson Kendrick Lamar - Bitch Don’t Kill My Vibe The Sugarhill Gang - Rapper’s Delight Eminem - My Name Is Run D.M.C. -...
by jimmyj
Mon May 01, 2017 3:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2
Replies: 23
Views: 8304

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 2

Albums Nas - Illmatic Kendrick Lamar - Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City Jay Z - The Blueprint Songs Eric B & Rakim - Paid in Full (7 Minutes of Madness) Nas - The World is Yours Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five -The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel Blackstreet - No Diggity Fugees ...
by jimmyj
Mon May 01, 2017 3:09 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)
Replies: 28
Views: 27498

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969)

The best album from the greatest band of all time. This was very hard to rank, as there is really not a bad song here. 06 | I Want You (She's So Heavy) 02 | Something 04 | Oh! Darling 10 | Sun King 01 | Come Together 12 | Polythene Pam 08 | Because 07 | Here Comes the Sun 09 | You Never Give Me Your...
by jimmyj
Wed Apr 26, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 42
Views: 12973

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1

Albums Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp a Butterfly 2 albums whose acclaim I really understand (they're both huge cultural landmarks with real artistic accomplishment and forward thinking music) but don't enjoy listening at all. TPaB has i and The Blacker the Berry though, so here goes my vote. I agree wit...
by jimmyj
Mon Apr 24, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1
Replies: 42
Views: 12973

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Round 1, Week 1

Albums Public Enemy - It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back OutKast - Stankonia Beastie Boys - Paul’s Boutique Wu-Tang Clan - Enter the Wu Tang (36 Chambers) Songs N.W.A. - Straight Outta Compton Dr. Dre - Nuthin But a ‘G’ Thang Jay Z - Empire State of Mind Jay Z - 99 Problems Grandmaster Fl...
by jimmyj
Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Second opinions to AM?
Replies: 13
Views: 5126

Re: Second opinions to AM?

I like AllMusic. It seems to have interesting rankings by both the site and users. And also has a lot of good information about the artists and albums. I usually pick an artist I want to explore. Search on AllMusic, and then check out their Discography and Catalog of music from there. You can sort b...
by jimmyj
Fri Apr 14, 2017 5:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Kendrick Lamar- Damn: Discussion Thread
Replies: 57
Views: 18972

Re: Kendrick Lamar- Damn: Discussion Thread

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2017/ ... amn-review

Early positive review.
I look forward to listening to this tonight on Spotify.
by jimmyj
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Persona 5
Replies: 5
Views: 7191

Re: Persona 5

I too have seen the early reviews and videos for this on PS4. I am pumped to pick this up. Looks like an excellent game. I probably won't pick it up until the end of the month though. Due to tight budget.
by jimmyj
Mon Feb 27, 2017 8:42 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Entertainment Weekly - The Beatles' 50 Best Songs (2009)
Replies: 6
Views: 5310

Re: Entertainment Weekly - The Beatles' 50 Best Songs (2009)

BTW, I remember when this list came out and they had an additional bottom 10...that All You Need is Love is also on. (I just think it's meh). So much better than "Yesterday" and that snoozefest popularly known as "A Day in the Life". Finally, someone else who finds A Day in the Life overrated! I wo...
by jimmyj
Mon Sep 26, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: "Acclaimed" Wedding Songs
Replies: 20
Views: 7992

Re: "Acclaimed" Wedding Songs

Our wedding song was "Faithfully" by Journey. I actually picked it. I always thought it was a beautiful song.

We joke that our divorce song is "Separate Ways" by Journey. Lol

And our neighbor says our theme song should be "Don't Stop Believin"

I guess you could say our marriage is one big Journey??
by jimmyj
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do you agree with this?
Replies: 18
Views: 7611

Re: Do you agree with this?

I would actually say Ulysses is generally the most agreed upon by critics, possibly together with Citizen Kane. (Not coincidentally the two oldest media of these six) But these top picks are not very interesting, unless we relate them to our own choices. Personally, I don't agree with any of them a...
by jimmyj
Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:07 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Crave - The 30 Best Movie Scores Ever (2011)
Replies: 6
Views: 2745

Re: Crave - The 30 Best Movie Scores Ever (2011)

I thought this was a pretty good list so figured I would transcribe whether eligible or not. http://www.craveonline.com/culture/129694-the-30-most-unforgettable-film-scores-ever 30. The Terminator (1984) by Brad Friedel 29. Django (1966) by Luis Bacalov 28. Brick (2005) by Nathan Johnson 27. The Las...
by jimmyj
Wed Jun 01, 2016 2:10 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Concerts you have coming up
Replies: 248
Views: 262498

Re: Concerts you have coming up

Just bought tickets for Bob Dylan Jul 2 at the Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. So excited!!
by jimmyj
Fri Nov 20, 2015 12:58 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Elimination Type Game: AM 200 Songs (2015 edition)
Replies: 231
Views: 51289

Re: Elimination Type Game: AM 200 Songs (2015 edition)

1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13 - 14 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 18 - Ben E. King - Stand by Me 19 - The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby 20 - Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth 21 - The Beatles - Tomorrow Never Knows 22 - Simon and Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water 23 - Creedence Clea...
by jimmyj
Tue Jul 21, 2015 7:14 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Hip Hop/Rap Recommendations
Replies: 41
Views: 17135

Hip Hop/Rap Recommendations

Since there seemed to be some interest in this topic in the All time song poll, I will start this off since this is by far my most favorite genre. I will start off with a great classic. Boogie Down Productions "Criminal Minded" This is the album that really got me hooked on Hip hop music. KRS one ly...
by jimmyj
Wed Dec 10, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: EOY 2014
Topic: EOY 2014 The Guardian
Replies: 15
Views: 12667

Re: EOY 2014 The Guardian

What are the top two?! The suspense is killing me!
by jimmyj
Sat Oct 11, 2014 7:51 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 10
Replies: 36
Views: 12861

Re: Bracketology 3: Round 1, Week 10

105. Bat for Lashes - Laura (2012) 24. Grizzly Bear - Two Weeks (2009) 152. Beyoncé - Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It) (2008) 233. Three 6 Mafia - Stay Fly (2005) Laura is beautiful song 216. The Beatles - With a Little Help from My Friends (1967) 169. Pink Floyd - Money (1973) 41. Phoenix - Lisztom...
by jimmyj
Sat Oct 11, 2014 6:25 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.
Replies: 28
Views: 34406

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.

6. Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
2. What's Happening Brother
7. Right On
1. What's Going On
4. Save the Children
9. Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
3. Flyin' High (In the Friendly Sky)
5. God is Love
8. Wholy Holy

Marvin Gaye "What's Going On"
by jimmyj
Sat Oct 11, 2014 4:46 pm
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.
Replies: 28
Views: 34406

Re: Rank the Tracks: The Rolling Stones' Exile on Main St.

12. Ventilator Blues 17. Shine a Light 9. Loving Cup 15. All Down the Line 14. Let It Loose 5. Tumbling Dice 6. Sweet Virginia 1. Rocks Off 16. Stop Breaking Down 18. Soul Survivor 4. Casino Boogie 10. Happy 7. Torn and Frayed 2. Rip This Joint 11. Turd on the Run 3. Shake Your Hips 8. Sweet Black A...
by jimmyj
Wed Jul 16, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 2, Day 2
Replies: 29
Views: 8865

Re: Best American Artist Tournament: Round 2, Day 2

4. Prince (Minnesota)

20. Sly and the Family Stone (California)

21. Beastie Boys (New York)

5. Jimi Hendrix (Washington)
by jimmyj
Wed Jul 09, 2014 11:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite Books
Replies: 160
Views: 136128

Re: Favorite Books

Excellent, Thanks for the update!
by jimmyj
Fri May 30, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Mojo - The 50 greatest Led Zeppelin tracks of all-time
Replies: 1
Views: 3727

Re: Mojo - The 50 greatest Led Zeppelin tracks of all-time

Good call putting Kashmir on top. That is my favorite Zep track. A little surprised Stairway is as low as 4! :o
by jimmyj
Wed Apr 30, 2014 9:02 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2014 (07) April 30
Replies: 9
Views: 5767

Re: MCCh 2014 (07) April 30

Top ten Plus Some

by jimmyj
Thu Apr 17, 2014 7:26 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's Top 50 Bob Marley Songs
Replies: 7
Views: 8360

Re: Rolling Stone's Top 50 Bob Marley Songs

Minor quibble I'm sure, but I think 'Could you be loved' could be higher.
I really love that song though, one of my top five for Bob Marley
by jimmyj
Thu Apr 17, 2014 5:41 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Rolling Stone's Top 50 Bob Marley Songs
Replies: 7
Views: 8360

Re: Rolling Stone's Top 50 Bob Marley Songs

1. Get Up, Stand Up 2. No Woman, No Cry 3. Redemption Song 4. Trench Town Rock 5. I Shot the Sheriff 6. Concrete Jungle 7. Positive Vibration 8. Buffalo Soldier 9. Natural Mystic 10. Soul Rebel 11. Roots, Rock, Reggae 12. Stir It Up 13. Lively Up Yourself 14. No More Trouble 15. Them Belly Full(But ...
by jimmyj
Wed Apr 16, 2014 11:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: How Much of A Musical Snob/Nerd Are You?
Replies: 40
Views: 15019

Re: How Much of A Musical Snob Are You?

24 out of 100
Some of those questions were pretty funny.
I actually surprised myself with some of the ones I answered positively.
by jimmyj
Tue Apr 15, 2014 9:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2014 (06) April 15
Replies: 8
Views: 5342

Re: MCCh 2014 (06) April 15

Playlist of Top Ten Albums

Plus a few more thrown in for good measure


by jimmyj
Mon Apr 07, 2014 1:24 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best band ever vote?
Replies: 30
Views: 10708

Re: Best band ever vote?

1. The Beatles
2. Rolling Stones
3. Radiohead
4. VU
5. Captain Beefheart
by jimmyj
Wed Jan 29, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Mega Critic Chart 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 42917

Re: Mega Critic Chart 2014

Matski wrote: Good to see you're eagerly ready to do this all over again Otisredding. :)
Yes, this is one of my favorite parts of this forum. I eagerly await the bimonthly updates.
Thank you Otisredding
by jimmyj
Sun Jan 26, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Chart!
Replies: 28
Views: 14770

Re: AMF Chart!

I think this is a great idea. I will go through the questions and try to help in any way I can.
by jimmyj
Fri Jan 24, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 100 best novels: The Gaurdian
Replies: 1
Views: 4606

The 100 best novels: The Gaurdian

For anyone who is interested.
It is a new series by the Gaurdian focusing on one novel a week. Could be interesting.
Unfortunately only English language novels.
Enjoy.


http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/s ... ert-mccrum
by jimmyj
Fri Jan 10, 2014 7:43 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: EOY Songs Spreadsheet: Update thread
Replies: 62
Views: 47031

Re: EOY Songs Spreadsheet: Update thread

mattadam wrote:Hey Henrik...I was wondering when there will be an update for the 2013 albums and songs to put them in the top 3000 songs and albums? I'm very curious about this for some reason.
Home page says, "Next update will probably be in June 2014."
by jimmyj
Fri Dec 13, 2013 4:35 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Led Zeppelin on Spotify!
Replies: 4
Views: 2307

Re: Led Zeppelin on Spotify!

Love it!
by jimmyj
Mon Nov 18, 2013 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Favorite Books
Replies: 160
Views: 136128

Re: Favorite Books

This is great news. I love that site. And the book world really needs a site that is similar to Acclaimed Music.
by jimmyj
Thu Nov 07, 2013 9:57 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules November - Elimination!
Replies: 101
Views: 31159

Re: Random Rules November - Elimination!

Simon & Garfunkel - Mrs. Robinson (JimmyJazz) Pixies- Dead (Mattceinicram) Fink - Biscuits (DocBrown) Portugal. The Man - So American (DocBrown) Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be the Hardest Word (DocBrown) Emily Wells - Passenger (DocBrown) Hot Young Priest - These Days (DocBrown) Roxy Music - Avalon...
by jimmyj
Thu Nov 07, 2013 12:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules November - Elimination!
Replies: 101
Views: 31159

Re: Random Rules November - Elimination!

California Cajun Orchestra - Chicot Two Step (DocBrown) James Brown - There Was A Time (Bruce) The Upsetters - Vibrator (nicolas) Fink - Biscuits (DocBrown) Portugal. The Man - So American (DocBrown) Elton John - Sorry Seems To Be the Hardest Word (DocBrown) Emily Wells - Passenger (DocBrown) Hot Y...
by jimmyj
Tue Nov 05, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Random Rules November - Submissions
Replies: 17
Views: 6405

Re: Random Rules November - Submissions

The Notorious BIG- Ten Crack Commandments
Nelly Furtado- Promiscuous
Andre 3000- Love in War
The Black Crowes- No Use Lying
The Beastie Boys- The Brouhaha
Shelby Lynne- Evil Man
Compton's Most Wanted- Hood Took Me Under
Guns N' Roses- Anything Goes
Mary J. Blige- Father in You
Maze- Before I Let Go
by jimmyj
Fri Nov 01, 2013 10:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 64933

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

Sorted by E's and Wizz by Pulp
The correct title is Sorted for E's & Wizz
by jimmyj
Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 64933

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

My bad. Sorted under M not V. Lol
by jimmyj
Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:32 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Errors in the June 2013 update
Replies: 176
Views: 64933

Re: Errors in the June 2013 update

Where is Van Morrison in the alphabetical artist listing?
by jimmyj
Fri Aug 09, 2013 11:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMG -Advanced Album Search
Replies: 5
Views: 3208

Re: AMG -Advanced Album Search

Thank you for pointing this out. I am already discovering some cool music.