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memories of the ’80s – Little Jeannie by Elton John

The beginning of the 1980s led Elton John back into the spotlight with the single Little Jeannie. After announcing he wouldn’t tour any longer, stopping his writing partnership with Bernie Taupin and seduced by the fleeting music trends of the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Your Song by Elton John

The beginning of the 1970s was the beginning of major success for Elton John with Your Song. Releasing his second self-titled studio album, the album was produced by Gus Dudgeon, and was the first album released in the US by … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Legend by Bob Marley and The Wailers

The mid 1980s brought the best of a band together with the release of Legend by Bob Marley and The Wailers.  The compilation album is made up of songs recorded by the band between 1972 and 1983. Included on the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Catch a Fire by The Wailers

The early 1970s solidified the sounds of Jamaica with the reggae album Catch a Fire by The Wailers. The first album issued by Chris Blackwell’s Island Records, this was The Wailers fifth studio album, with songs written by Peter Tosh … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Tattoo You by The Rolling Stones

This celebrated band entered the 1980s pushing for another crack at the top of the charts with Tattoo You. The Rolling Stones first album of this decade was a different creation than previously as the album was filled with outtakes … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Exile on Main Street by The Rolling Stones

The beginning of the 1970s kicked off in the right direction for this well-known band with its tenth studio album Exile on Main Street. The Rolling Stones recorded the album at Keith Richards’ rental home in France called Villa Nellcote, … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Game by Queen

In the year 1980, a Brit band made its eighth studio album and hit the top of the album charts: The Game by Queen. Recorded in summer 1979 and in the first months of 1980 in Munich, Germany, the album … Continue reading

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