Tag Archive | pop music

British Culture: 1962 Rolling Stones

Rolling Stones Gather Moss (1964)

The pop group the Rolling Stones are walking along the side of a road. They try to hitch hike but are ignored by passing cars. Afterwards they play a show in Hull where screaming teens celebrate their idols.

The Rolling Stones – Ready Steady Go Special Edition 2 September 1965.

 

 

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British Culture: Top Of The Pops 1989.

DO NOT WATCH IF YOU SUFFER EPILEPSY FLASHING LIGHTS ON THE STAGE.

TOP OF THE POPS TOTP 25 05 1989.

The feel of music gradually began to change an eclectic kind from rap pop and melodies.

Robert Palmer.

Robert Allen Palmer (19 January 1949 – 26 September 2003) was an English singer-songwriter, musician, and record producer. He was known for his distinctive, soulful voice, eclectic mix of musical styles on his albums, combining soul, jazz, rock, pop,  and sartorial acumen. He found success both in his solo career and with the Power Station, and had Top 10 songs in both the UK and the US.

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Chaka Khan (born Yvette Marie Stevens; March 23, 1953) is an American recording artist whose career has spanned five decades, beginning in the 1970s as the frontwoman and focal point of the funk band Rufus. Widely known as the Queen of Funk, Khan has won ten Grammys and has sold an estimated 70 million records worldwide. Khan was ranked at number 17 in VH1’s original list of the 100 Greatest Women of Rock & Roll. In the course of her solo career, Khan has achieved three gold singles, three gold albums and one platinum album with I Feel for You. With Rufus, she achieved four gold singles, four gold albums, and two platinum albums.

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Oh so young and oh it takes me right back.