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by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Complex - The 38 Best Beyonce Songs (2017)
Replies: 3
Views: 2124

Re: Complex - The 38 Best Beyonce Songs (2017)

Sorry. It's immediately uncreditable just by featuring "Mine" above masterpieces such as "Hold Up" and "All Night". And, of course, by forgetting "Run the World (Girls)" and most shocking of all, "Freedom". Oh, wait, where's "Pray You Catch Me" and "Don't Hurt Yourself"? There's a reason why Lemona...
by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: A list of lists from stefanocarraro
Replies: 23
Views: 12765

Re: A list of lists from stefanocarraro

Has anyone posted the winners and nominations for Best Original Song yet? Because I'll happily take care of that (and the golden globes too, if you want). But it shouldn't eligible. There's a difference between songs and records. It's not like they're saying, "Oh, Judy Garland's 'Over the Rainbow' ...
by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:48 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Complex - The 38 Best Beyonce Songs (2017)
Replies: 3
Views: 2124

Re: Complex - The 38 Best Beyonce Songs (2017)

Sorry. It's immediately uncreditable just by featuring "Mine" above masterpieces such as "Hold Up" and "All Night". And, of course, by forgetting "Run the World (Girls)" and most shocking of all, "Freedom". Oh, wait, where's "Pray You Catch Me" and "Don't Hurt Yourself"? There's a reason why Lemonad...
by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: TSPDT Series, #98
Replies: 4
Views: 2174

Re: TSPDT Series, #98

Amazing movie, simply put. Yeah, it's not for everyone, but the drama really unfolds in its boringness. After a while, you're just glued to the television screen.
by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:42 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 39899

Re: Songs of 2017

prosecutorgodot wrote:The unicorn drink sounds scary. I heard that it contains as much sugar as a full gallon of soda!
I've heard baristas have broken down in tears after making that.
by babydoll
Wed Apr 26, 2017 4:50 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Songs of 2017
Replies: 102
Views: 39899

Re: Songs of 2017

notbrianeno wrote:The new Paramore single, "Hard Times," is the audio equivalent of the Unicorn Frappuccino--that is, the bright, sparkly, sugar rush we all need in troubling times.
On a side note, I sadly first heard of the Unicorn Frappuccino the day after it left the secret menu. :( It sounds so good.
by babydoll
Mon Apr 17, 2017 1:34 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.14
Replies: 12
Views: 3628

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.14

I want to nominate "DUCKWORTH.", please.
by babydoll
Sun Apr 16, 2017 8:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: 6000 Songs: James Brown - Cold Sweat
Replies: 2
Views: 1167

Re: 6000 Songs: James Brown - Cold Sweat

Rob wrote:4/10
:( Is it really not worthy of at least a 50%?
by babydoll
Sat Apr 15, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite songs update
Replies: 19
Views: 4211

Re: Favorite songs update

Fred wrote:133. Dusty Springfield – The Windmills Of Your Mind
Yes! :music-rockon:
by babydoll
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread
Replies: 46
Views: 13037

Re: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread

So, a film/TV actor who's also done B'way still counts? I don't really want to take Audra McDonald off my list. Um, they're still film/TV actors. Laurence Olivier did a lot of West End, but he's still ranked as one of the greatest movie stars. If you want to vote for Audra McDonald - on the strengt...
by babydoll
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 7629

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

So is there going to be a redo on the song ballots?
by babydoll
Tue Apr 11, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107257

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

I've somewhat misrepresented the Robert Johnson issue. The non-album Elvis Sun Sessions CD still made it through. I actually submitted my 2014 list again over the issue of Robert Johnson, though I'd call it an issue of practicality at the time -- votes had gone toward the component volumes of the c...
by babydoll
Mon Apr 10, 2017 3:43 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 7629

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

We nominated way too many Kanye West songs. Yeah I agree. No Shook Ones, Pt II but Survival of the Fittest. http://i1012.photobucket.com/albums/af247/ladypandora16/Gifs/tumblr_lg6p58jAr21qzb1x9o1_500.gif And one of the Kanye songs I was hoping would be there (Gold Digger) doesnt appear to be. It is...
by babydoll
Mon Apr 10, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Film Music/Scores?
Replies: 19
Views: 5524

Re: Favorite Film Music/Scores?

Hamilton I may be so out of it, but isn't Hamilton just a Broadway play? Yeah I bent the rules a little bit because I like the soundtrack so much. I can remove it if it doesn't fit. Honestly, I was just curious. I'm a professed film lover, but I really haven't followed movies in recent years that m...
by babydoll
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:52 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Film Music/Scores?
Replies: 19
Views: 5524

Re: Favorite Film Music/Scores?

bootsy wrote:Hamilton
I may be so out of it, but isn't Hamilton just a Broadway play?
by babydoll
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:17 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 7629

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

We nominated way too many Kanye West songs.
by babydoll
Mon Apr 10, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Favorite Film Music/Scores?
Replies: 19
Views: 5524

Re: Favorite Film Music/Scores?

Easily Bernard Herrmann's Vertigo is my all-time favorite film score. It's spectacular. "Scene d'Amour" is life-affirming. Other favorite film scores include but is not limited to: Gone with the Wind The Age of Innocence Bonjour Tristesse Contempt Chinatown A Streetcar Named Desire Spartacus On the ...
by babydoll
Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Ranker 3.0
Replies: 37
Views: 10599

Re: Album Ranker 3.0

I tried the links, but all of them have the file date limit expired. Maybe I'm missing something, but I doubt it. Is it possible for Moonbeam or someone else to upload the program? I would be so grateful! :romance-kisscheek: Search for the "Question for Moonbeam About His Program" thread. The link ...
by babydoll
Sat Apr 08, 2017 3:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Album Ranker 3.0
Replies: 37
Views: 10599

Re: Album Ranker 3.0

I tried the links, but all of them have the file date limit expired. Maybe I'm missing something, but I doubt it. Is it possible for Moonbeam or someone else to upload the program? I would be so grateful! :romance-kisscheek: Search for the "Question for Moonbeam About His Program" thread. The link ...
by babydoll
Wed Apr 05, 2017 4:55 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread
Replies: 46
Views: 13037

Re: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread

Thanks for taking the initiative, Dexter. I will certainly submit a list. I will probably have about 50% Americans, 20% British and 30% other. I expect the poll result will lean heavily towards Hollywood stars. Yep. It probably will and with good reason. I'm just hoping some older favorites make it...
by babydoll
Wed Apr 05, 2017 4:51 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: 501 Movie Stars (2007) [as ref. for the new poll]
Replies: 15
Views: 4891

Re: 501 Movie Stars (2007) [as ref. for the new poll]

Kim Hunter and Tab Hunter are included but not the most important Hunter of them all, Holly Hunter?

Otherwise, really good list even if they also forgot Tony Leung and Chishu Ryu.
by babydoll
Tue Apr 04, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Weekly Chart 17.12
Replies: 13
Views: 4076

Re: AMF Weekly Chart 17.12

Will it be too obvious to nominate Kendrick Lamar's "HUMBLE."?
by babydoll
Mon Apr 03, 2017 5:52 pm
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread
Replies: 46
Views: 13037

Re: AMF All Time Actors/Actresses Poll (2017): Voting Thread

Great! Also I expected your name to be Dexter...
by babydoll
Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 2017 National Recording Registry
Replies: 5
Views: 1975

Re: 2017 National Recording Registry

Only saw this today. I must admit that I'm slightly confused at to why they didn't include Elvis' version of "Hound Dog" with Big Mama Thornton's as they have done in the past (Rudy Vallee/Bing Crosby for "Brother, Can't You Spare Me a Dime" and Louis Armstrong/Bobby Darin for "Mack the Knife"), esp...
by babydoll
Sat Apr 01, 2017 6:26 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 30 Kanye West Songs (voting over!)
Replies: 44
Views: 8557

Re: Top 30 Kanye West Songs (voting starts today!)

01 | Monster 02 | POWER 03 | Black Skinhead 04 | Niggas in Paris (I'm assuming this one will count) 05 | Jesus Walks 06 | Mercy (I'm assuming this one will count) 07 | I Am a God 08 | Dark Fantasy 09 | No More Parties in L.A. 10 | Bound 2 11 | New Slaves 12 | Hold My Liquor 13 | Lost in the World 14...
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 7:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107257

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

panam wrote:466 . Kylie Minogue
Kylie (2001)
Did you mean Fever?

Also I'm happy someone else will vote for FutureSex/LoveSounds.
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 5:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 7629

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

spiritualized wrote:Funny thing is I listened to Hey Ya yesterday and thought how can anyone call this hip hop ? He SINGS on most of the song !
Andre 3000 rapped more on "Hey Ya!" than Drake has his entire career.
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 4:44 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Complex Artist Lists
Replies: 60
Views: 34661

Re: Complex Artist Lists

Somehow, in spite of it being updated this year, I can only count one post-2013 track in the list (No More Parties in L.A.). Hell, not even Ultralight Beam, which is suddenly toppling competition to become one of Kanye's most-acclaimed songs, didn't make the cut. Because "Ultralight Beam" is nowher...
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 4:06 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations
Replies: 35
Views: 7629

Re: Music of Hip Hop: Nominations

NO! Beyoncé's "Crazy in Love" and Rihanna's "Umbrella" shouldn't be eligible. They are pop songs that happen to have a rapper feature on them.

I'm sorry, but it's how I feel.
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 4:04 am
Forum: Rank the tracks
Topic: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)
Replies: 32
Views: 15750

Re: Rank the Tracks: Prince and The Revolution's Purple Rain (1984)

01 | Purple Rain
02 | When Doves Cry
03 | Darling Nikki
04 | I Would Die 4 U
05 | Let's Go Crazy
06 | The Beautiful Ones
07 | Take Me With U
08 | Computer Blue
09 | Baby I'm a Star
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:57 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Should we do a Greatest Directors of All Time poll?
Replies: 18
Views: 5712

Re: Should we do a Greatest Directors of All Time poll?

Guys, Based on the previous posts, everyone is on board with doing a top 100 Actors/Actresses of all time poll. Since no one stepped up, you all okay with me running the poll? It will be my first endeavor and I'm not confident that I will do as great as a job as Petri or BleuPanda before him but I ...
by babydoll
Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:53 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread
Replies: 361
Views: 107257

Re: AMF Favorite Albums of All-Time -- List Thread

Alright, these are my top thirty. I think these are the only ones whose positions are probably definite when June 1st comes around. 01 | Dusty Springfield | Dusty in Memphis 02 | The Beatles | Revolver 03 | David Bowie | Station to Station 04 | Prince | Parade 05 | Big Brother & the Holding Company ...
by babydoll
Sat Mar 25, 2017 4:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SERIOUS: Your wildest nightmares might've been true about Trump.
Replies: 240
Views: 65407

Re: SERIOUS: Your wildest nightmares might've been true about Trump.

PlasticRam wrote:Apparently NSA has been surveilling American citizens ever since 9/11. That's the claim.
Claim? It's fact. Look up Edward Snowden.
by babydoll
Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:16 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Jirin's Listening Music Discovery Game
Replies: 116
Views: 22597

Re: Thinking of listening project for 2017

Jirin, Spotify doesn't have "Only You" and "Western Eyes". That's on Spotify and whatever rights issue there is preventing those two being on that streaming service. It is available in full on YouTube which is how I've been recently listening to it.
by babydoll
Sat Mar 25, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Deciding the Hip Hop tournament
Replies: 9
Views: 2201

Re: Deciding the Hip Hop tournament

Honestly for hip hop I would much rather not do a sub-genre. I have no idea what most of these sub-genres even are and would care exponentially more about the results of a broad hip-hop poll. Thank you! I want to do all of rap. I need to explore more hip-hop and this is an excellent way. Plus remem...
by babydoll
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:36 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 81180

Re: Albums of 2017

Baby alone in Babylone I won't be lying. For a second, I thought you were having a stroke typing that out. Thank God for Google. Why that? :P Baby. Alone. Babylone. It seemed like the gibberish I've heard stroke patients say. Sorry. I didn't even know Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin collaborated a...
by babydoll
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Albums of 2017
Replies: 302
Views: 81180

Re: Albums of 2017

Romain wrote:Baby alone in Babylone
I won't be lying. For a second, I thought you were having a stroke typing that out. Thank God for Google.
by babydoll
Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2017 All-Time Album Poll Preparation
Replies: 21
Views: 5017

Re: AMF Poll 2017?

bonnielaurel wrote:Last year the artist's poll ran from April 1 to June 30. That seems a good time frame to me. Three years ago it was maximum 500 albums. That sounds like a lot, but it's just below ten albums a year from the sixties until now.
I think that should the limit for number of albums to submit in this poll.
by babydoll
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: AMF 2017 All-Time Album Poll Preparation
Replies: 21
Views: 5017

Re: AMF Poll 2017?

I suggest 3 months, 5 at the most. It'll leave enough time for people to scramble to listen to any last-minute albums. Of course, they won't be able to listen to everything, but the point isn't to listen to everything, it's to list your favorites. On a side note, I can't even begin to tell you how m...
by babydoll
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS
Replies: 129
Views: 32805

Re: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS

Reading the discussion of The Silence of the Lambs has been very interesting indeed and raises many good points. However, I am confused by one thing, notbrianeno. If you hated the implications of transphobia represented by the Buffalo Bill character, going as far as to not revisit the movie before ...
by babydoll
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS
Replies: 129
Views: 32805

Re: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS

Reading the discussion of The Silence of the Lambs has been very interesting indeed and raises many good points. However, I am confused by one thing, notbrianeno. If you hated the implications of transphobia represented by the Buffalo Bill character, going as far as to not revisit the movie before m...
by babydoll
Wed Mar 22, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: POLL: Deciding the genre tournament
Replies: 13
Views: 3393

Re: POLL: Deciding the genre tournament

Well, damn it, I wanted to do disco, but that's not featured here. Such an underrated genre.

And what is descriptor?
by babydoll
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 25 Chuck Berry Songs (start voting!)
Replies: 22
Views: 4673

Re: Top 25 Chuck Berry Songs (start voting!)

That's the only reason I was hesitant to do this poll - I knew for a fact that we wouldn't hit 30 songs. But he's dead and he was important. Well, he's probably one of the 10 or 15 greatest artists of all time. I agree. But when you boil his influence down, there's only about a handful of songs (ve...
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 43244

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Kylie Minogue | Locomotion Um, why is this amongst your favorites? :? Haha, not only because of the song itself, but because I always thought Kylie deserved more songs in the AM. Thank God. I was worried there. The song was pretty bad. Yes, Kylie should have more songs. She's a pop goddess. Oh, and...
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:25 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 43244

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Bruno wrote:Kylie Minogue | Locomotion
Um, why is this amongst your favorites? :?
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 196
Views: 43244

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

I just want to remind you guys of a Spotify rule. Playlists cannot be more than 10,000 songs.
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 25 Chuck Berry Songs (start voting!)
Replies: 22
Views: 4673

Re: Top 25 Chuck Berry Songs (start voting!)

01 | Johnny B. Goode 02 | Rock and Roll Music 03 | Roll Over Beethoven 04 | Brown Eyed Handsome Man 05 | You Can Never Tell 06 | Sweet Little Sixteen 07 | Back in the U.S.A. 08 | No Particular Place to Go 09 | Run, Rudolph, Run 10 | Maybellene 11 | Promised Land 12 | School Days 13 | Almost Grown 14...
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LGBT-themed Songs
Replies: 88
Views: 66753

Re: LGBT-themed Songs

The big one for me recently was Art Angels by Grimes; the whole album feels like it has this asexual overtone to it, but I can't tell if that is Grimes writing from the view of an asexual person or simply rejecting romance as a narrative tool. The problem of identifying asexual themes is they are e...
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 5:19 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS
Replies: 129
Views: 32805

Re: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS

I'm not biased I see that a lot of the US films are shoved at the bottom part of the poll and that raises some questions for me. And if anything you have the problem, every review I see of a film you hate it. Do you like any films at all lol. First off, ask yourself this question: How many movies f...
by babydoll
Mon Mar 20, 2017 4:09 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS
Replies: 129
Views: 32805

Re: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS

LOL at most the USA films at the bottom. What a joke. This will probably be the last time I participate in a obviously biased and skewed poll like this. I normally don't whine about stuff like this but this is a very slanted and one sided poll. Sometimes there are movies that were made in other cou...