List your favorite one hit wonders

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  1. Gatorbait25

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    Heard Blur on the radio the other day, and had a few other ones come to mind.

    Blur- Song 2
    Spacehog- In the meantime
    Counting blue cars- Dishwala

    Many years ago my ringtone was ''Sex and Candy'' by Marcy Playground.
     
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    I'm :eek:ldman: so I don't know the first three, but I do know Sex and Candy (I actually have that MP CD).

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      I enjoyed the ringtone until one day I got a call from Mom. After that I went with something else.
       
    • MidwestChomp

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      A-ha - Take on Me. I've always liked that song and the video is solid as well.
       
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        [video=youtube;dQw4w9WgXcQ]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ&list=RDdQw4w9WgXcQ[/video]
         
      • MidwestChomp

        MidwestChomp Fun was the goal and we hit the bullseye
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        Astley wasn't a one hit wonder. He was a 2 hit wonder.
         
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        Blind Melon - No Rain
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          In my Rhapsody, I have a bunch of 90's rock songs:

          Brother Cane -- "And Fools Shine On"
          Default -- "Wasting My Time"
          Eve 6 -- "Inside Out"
          Harvey Danger -- "Flagpole Sitta"
          Powerman 5000 -- "When Worlds Collide"
          Screaming Trees -- "Sweet Oblivion"
          Semisonic -- "Closing Time"
          (Spacehog)
          Toadies -- "Possum Kingdom"
          Virgos Merlot -- "Gain"
           
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          I actually broke my hand while in a mosh pit at the Coconut Grove Arts Festival back around 96 while they were playing this song. Don't ask me how a pit got started at that show and that venue but, at the time, I was not one to turn down a chance at throwing my body around with reckless disregard. After the song was over, I walked back to my friends and fiancée, out of breath. My fiancée went to hold my hand and she noticed that my hand was swelled like a balloon. I didn't feel much until the next day. Hairline fracture in my metcarpal. Luckily, it was my right hand.
           
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            Kind of depends on your frame of reference (translated: :eek:ldman:
            Seems like the '70s had some of the "best" ones.

            Bo Donaldson and The Heywoods - Best 70's outfits IMO with collars that should have had their own elevation sign:
            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1qlK9TJvuSk

            Paper Lace - sounding excellent live :

            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryVh9BuwOs4


            And the androgenous 2 hit wonder Sweet (I am going to scour the Goodwills and Salvation Armies for the Bass players' outfit):

            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hmbEuRzlhIs


            Enjoy - you young whippersnappers
            Now get off my lawn!
             
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              At first I thought... Ray Rice doesn't have a band does he? And then ... Oh...got it.
               
              • Swamp Donkey

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                +1. It's also a nice quote.
                 
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                The way the hillbillies do it.
                [video=youtube;GNY5dZ7PqTA]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNY5dZ7PqTA[/video]
                 
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                Way too quick with that Astley defense.
                 
                • Gatorbait25

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                  Wow. Hard to imagine a ruckus breaking out to a song from Dishwala. Sorry to hear about your hand, but the main thing I got from this post is that you're a lefty:thumbup:
                   
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                    Closing time is a classic. Saw Default live once , and they weren't too bad.
                     
                    • MidwestChomp

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                      I'm a sucker for stupid 80s pop music.
                       
                      • deuce

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                        OK, I laughed!


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                        Blur is the antithesis of being a one-hit wonder.
                         

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