AMF WC Classics Edition 57

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AMF Weekly Chart

Poll ended at Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:42 pm

Primal Scream - Loaded
12
8%
The Ronettes - Be My Baby
11
8%
Grimes - Flesh Without Blood
8
6%
No Doubt - Don't Speak
8
6%
Echo & the Bunnymen - Bring on the Dancing Horses
9
6%
Annie - Heartbeat
7
5%
The Raspberries - Go All The Way
8
6%
Fountains of Wayne - Stacy's Mom
10
7%
The Damned - New Rose
8
6%
Sweet - Ballroom Blitz
6
4%
Roxy Music - More Than This
8
6%
Peter Gabriel - Big Time
3
2%
Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Bad Reputation
8
6%
Arcade Fire - Ready To Start
7
5%
The Dukes of Stratosfear - Vanishing Girl
3
2%
Laura Nyro - Stoned Soul Picnic
6
4%
The Monkees - Porpoise Song
4
3%
The Beta Band - Dry The Rain
7
5%
The Doors - Roadhouse Blues
6
4%
The Pretenders - Back on the Chain Gang
6
4%
 
Total votes: 145

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AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by spiritualized » Wed Aug 21, 2019 5:40 pm

It's time for instalment n°57 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: 148 votes last week (-6 votes)
:scared-shocked: On the top step of the podium : Primal Scream 'Loaded'
:scared-shocked: 3 new entries : No Doubt - Annie - The Raspberries
:text-bump: Kicked out this week : The Bangles
:text-bump: Both The Kinks & Blondie reach the Hall of Fame 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 - Be My Baby (4)
Primal Scream - Loaded (1)

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by madzong » Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:46 am

Crowded House - It's Only Natural

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by Safetycat » Thu Aug 22, 2019 9:47 am

madzong wrote:
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:46 am
Crowded House - It's Only Natural
It's only natural/that I should want to/second this song
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 57

Post by Rdwdbob » Thu Aug 22, 2019 2:01 pm

The Grass Roots - 'Midnight Confessions'

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by Mulholland » Fri Aug 23, 2019 7:27 am

Moloko - The Time Is Now

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by StevieFan13 » Fri Aug 23, 2019 6:49 pm

Here’s a power pop classic to complement the modern classic that is Stacy’s Mom:
The Romantics - What I Like About You
Music is a world within itself, with a language we all understand - Sir Duke (1976)

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by DaveC » Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:58 pm

The Church - Under the Milky Way

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by mileswide » Mon Aug 26, 2019 9:48 pm

Before it stops being accurate, I have to nominate The Flaming Lips- It's Summertime
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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by Brad » Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:09 pm

Girls - Vomit

Thanks!

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by spiritualized » Tue Aug 27, 2019 9:40 am

The Beatles - Penny Lane (yes I know, blame the randomiser in my playlist :))

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by Akhenaten » Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:31 am

The KLF & Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
I was faced with a choice at a difficult age. Would I write a book? Or should I take to the stage? But in the back of my head I heard distant feet. Che Guevara and Debussy to a disco beat.

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by mileswide » Tue Aug 27, 2019 7:56 pm

Akhenaten wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:31 am
The KLF & Tammy Wynette - Justified And Ancient
Seconding that all the way til 3 am!
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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by madzong » Wed Aug 28, 2019 12:08 pm

DaveC wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:58 pm
The Church - Under the Milky Way
I second this all the way to Memphis!

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by mileswide » Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:36 am

Am I missing something or has this week's Classics poll not opened yet?
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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by spiritualized » Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:35 pm

Nope, I’m running late, sorry :) it’ll be up tomorrow latest

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Re: AMF WC Classics Edition 57

Post by mileswide » Sun Sep 01, 2019 7:22 pm

No worries, I thought I was just being blind, no rush of course :-)
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