AMF WC Classics Edition 56

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Poll ended at Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:18 pm

The Ronettes - Be My Baby
11
7%
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset
12
8%
Primal Scream - Loaded
12
8%
Blondie - Call Me
9
6%
Fountains of Wayne - Stacy's Mom
8
5%
The Bangles - Manic Monday
7
5%
Grimes - Flesh Without Blood
11
7%
Echo & the Bunnymen - Bring on the Dancing Horses
9
6%
Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
7
5%
The Damned - New Rose
8
5%
Orchestral Manœuvres in the Dark - If You Leave
4
3%
The Auteurs - Showgirl
5
3%
No Doubt - Don't Speak
10
7%
Tom Waits - Cold Water
4
3%
Mory Kanté - Yé Ké Yé Ké
2
1%
Annie - Heartbeat
8
5%
Kate Bush - Babooshka
6
4%
Prefab Sprout - Bonny
2
1%
The Raspberries - Go All The Way
8
5%
Silver Jews - Random Rules
5
3%
 
Total votes: 148

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AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by spiritualized » Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:18 pm

It's time for instalment n°56 of the Classics Chart, where YOU get to nominate and vote for the best songs ever in a tournament to the death ! Only the cream of the crop will go through the grueling EIGHT weeks of charting.

:scared-shocked: 154 votes last week (+26 votes)
:scared-shocked: On the top step of the podium : The Ronettes "Be My Baby" again !
:scared-shocked: 4 new entries :Primal Scream / Fountains of Wayne / Echo & the Bunnymen / Sweet
:text-bump: Kicked out this week : Pulp / Elvis Costello / Pixies / The Vapors
:text-bump: No Hoffers this week

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Enjoy voting for your favorite 10 songs... a difficult feat !

The AMF WC Classics Hall of Fame playlist :




Top Chart (number of weeks as n°1)

The Smiths - How Soon is Now (2)
Nina Simone - Feeling Good (2)
The Beach Boys - God Only Knows (4)
Annie - Heartbeat (1)
Stevie Wonder - Superstition (2)
Curtis Mayfield - Move on Up (Extended Version) (2)
France Gall - Poupée de Cire, Poupée de Son (1)
Janelle Monae - Cold War (5)
The Cranberries - Dreams (1)
Simon & Garfunkel - Mrs Robinson (2)
Aretha Franklin - (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman (1)
Oasis - Don't Look Back in Anger (6)
Muse - Supermassive Black Hole (2)
U2 - With or Without You (2)
Black Sabbath - War Pigs (1)
Buzzcocks - Ever Fallen In Love (With Someone You Shouldn't Have) ? (4)
The Undertones - Teenage Kicks (3)
Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade of Pale (3)
Simon & Garfunkel - The Boxer (5)
The Kinks - Waterloo Sunset (4)
The Ronettes (3)

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by Twilight58 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:45 am

Roxy Music ~ More Than This

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by spiritualized » Tue Aug 13, 2019 6:48 am

Twilight58 wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 12:45 am
Roxy Music ~ More Than This
Thanks for your nomination
And welcome to the forum :) :music-rockon:

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by Safetycat » Tue Aug 13, 2019 9:05 am

Peter Gabriel - Big Time
Don't you know there ain't no devil? That's just God when he's drunk.

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by madzong » Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:36 am

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Bad Reputation

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by StevieFan13 » Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:54 am

madzong wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:36 am
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Bad Reputation
Seconded
Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand - Sir Duke (1976)

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by Rdwdbob » Wed Aug 14, 2019 2:06 pm

Arcade Fire - 'Ready To Start'

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by DaveC » Thu Aug 15, 2019 2:07 am

The Dukes Of Stratosphear - Vanishing Girl

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by mileswide » Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:41 am

Can we surry down to a Stoned Soul Picnic hosted by Laura Nyro?
I don't wanna be broke at thirty-one...

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by StevieFan13 » Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:17 pm

mileswide wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:41 am
Can we surry down to a Stoned Soul Picnic hosted by Laura Nyro?
I’ll join you and second that
Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand - Sir Duke (1976)

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by Brad » Sat Aug 17, 2019 7:02 pm

The Monkees - Porpoise Song ("Theme from "Head")

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by mileswide » Sat Aug 17, 2019 10:17 pm

StevieFan13 wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 5:17 pm
I’ll join you and second that
Always knew you had fine taste, Stevie! Bring the sassafras and moonshine, would you?
I don't wanna be broke at thirty-one...

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by CupOfDreams » Sun Aug 18, 2019 4:43 am

The Beta Band - Dry the Rain

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 56

Post by spiritualized » Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:28 pm

The Doors - Roadhouse Blues

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