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mar52

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Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 08/29/12 7:25 PM (permalink)
Right now I'm only thinking of fairly recent artists:
 
Marc Anthony...  I Need to Know
Beyonce...  I'm a Single Lady
Gloria Estafan...  Conga
 
 
 
 
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    mar52

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    Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 08/29/12 7:28 PM (permalink)
    This artist is a little more obscure but I just love it:
     
    Kristin Chenoweth...  The Girl in 14G
     
    Watch it on Youtube...  It makes me smile every time I watch it.
     

    http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jBJn4BHtqqY
    <message edited by mar52 on Wed, 08/29/12 7:37 PM>
     
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      Michael Hoffman

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      Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 08/29/12 7:39 PM (permalink)
      So far the only name with which I'm familiar is Chenoweth, but the Chenoweth I know of is Doral Chenoweth, the former (and boy do I miss his work) restaurant critic for the Columbus Dispatch.
       
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        MacTAC

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        Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 08/29/12 9:29 PM (permalink)
        Kristin Chenoweth is very talented.
         
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          CCinNJ

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          Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Thu, 08/30/12 7:01 PM (permalink)
          George Michael... Flawless (Go to the City)
           
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            mayor al

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            Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Thu, 08/30/12 7:56 PM (permalink)
            Starland Vocal Band did "Afternoon Delight" back in the late 70's, and disappeared, but I love the song when it surfaces now and then.
             
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              FriedClamFanatic

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              Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Thu, 08/30/12 9:50 PM (permalink)
              Well, here I was thinking of painters when I saw the thread!("songs" was cut off)...LOl.....Andy Wyeth was a neighbor and a great artist.....not to mention a real roadfooder, hanging out at Hanks, The Chadds ford Inn and Hugos.and a great guy.i like so much of his work and i loved the guy personally.  But he studied under his father, NC, who to me was sort of dark and mysterious.  The local Brandywine Museum has lots of their stuff as well as Howard Pyle who settled here and opened his famous studio/school for illustrators. I persoanlly don't get all that thrilled with NC.
               
              As to singers...........well, all I can say is the best thing Mr. Achey-Breaky Heart did was have a daughter.
              <message edited by FriedClamFanatic on Thu, 08/30/12 9:54 PM>
               
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                Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Fri, 08/31/12 9:52 AM (permalink)
                mar52


                Right now I'm only thinking of fairly recent artists:

                Marc Anthony...  I Need to Know
                Beyonce...  I'm a Single Lady
                Gloria Estafan...  Conga




                 
                Recent??? Really??? Seriously???
                 
                That would have made Sinatra a  "recent" artist back in the 70's 
                 
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                  joerogo

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                  Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Fri, 08/31/12 10:11 AM (permalink)
                  wanderingjew


                  mar52


                  Right now I'm only thinking of fairly recent artists:

                  Marc Anthony...  I Need to Know
                  Beyonce...  I'm a Single Lady
                  Gloria Estafan...  Conga


                  Recent??? Really??? Seriously???

                  That would have made Sinatra a  "recent" artist back in the 70's 

                   
                  #4 - 
                   
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                    Mosca

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                    Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Fri, 08/31/12 10:19 AM (permalink)
                    What I've always liked about Chenoweth is that she has two singing voices, a pop voice and a classical voice. I like the way she uses them both here.
                     
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                      Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Fri, 08/31/12 10:32 AM (permalink)
                      joerogo


                      wanderingjew


                      mar52


                      Right now I'm only thinking of fairly recent artists:

                      Marc Anthony...  I Need to Know
                      Beyonce...  I'm a Single Lady
                      Gloria Estafan...  Conga


                      Recent??? Really??? Seriously???

                      That would have made Sinatra a  "recent" artist back in the 70's 


                      #4 - 

                       
                      Mr Rogo, you misunderstood, I'm only  allowed to create two threads a year, I can respond to established threads "at will"
                       
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                        Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Fri, 08/31/12 11:22 AM (permalink)
                        wanderingjew


                        joerogo


                        wanderingjew


                        mar52


                        Right now I'm only thinking of fairly recent artists:

                        Marc Anthony...  I Need to Know
                        Beyonce...  I'm a Single Lady
                        Gloria Estafan...  Conga


                        Recent??? Really??? Seriously???

                        That would have made Sinatra a  "recent" artist back in the 70's 


                        #4 - 


                        Mr Rogo, you misunderstood, I'm only  allowed to create two threads a year, I can respond to established threads "at will"

                         
                        Oh.
                         
                        "I only allow myself two comments a year in the off topic section.... 
                          
                        I believe this is the second. 
                          
                        I've never been married but I will describe all of my ex girlfriends as follows. 
                          
                        "carrots and celery sticks" "
                         
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                          carlton pierre

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                          Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/4/12 9:48 AM (permalink)
                          Was it The Clash who did "Rock The Casbah" ?  That was the only song of theirs that I liked.
                           
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                            carlton pierre

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                            Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Sun, 09/9/12 2:15 PM (permalink)
                            Madonna
                             
                            This Used To Be My Playground
                             
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                              BelleReve

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                              Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Sun, 09/9/12 3:41 PM (permalink)
                              The Pointer Sisters - I'm so Excited
                               
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                                mar52

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                                Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Sun, 09/9/12 4:15 PM (permalink)
                                I agree with The Pointer Sisters.  Love that song.  The others... not so much.
                                 
                                 
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                                  CCinNJ

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                                  Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/11/12 11:04 AM (permalink)
                                  I have to go with...

                                  He's the greatest dancer...by Sister Sledge.

                                  There's nothing like watching a bunch of Jersey girls dance to that song...after a few hours in the spirits of an evening. Nothing.
                                   
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                                    ann peeples

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                                    Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/11/12 5:49 PM (permalink)
                                    Oh, Al....you are so funny.Afternoon delight? LOL!!!!!!!!!!
                                     
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                                      ann peeples

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                                      Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/11/12 5:52 PM (permalink)
                                      Bob and I just celebrated our 33rd anniversary-he was 19, I was 20. Point being, we spent the day listening to the old 70's songs. What fun, and what laughter...all the songs you guys mentioned were among the dances....!!!!!!!
                                       
                                       
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                                        CCinNJ

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                                        Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/11/12 11:01 PM (permalink)
                                        Happy Anniversary!!

                                        It's magic you know...never believe it's no so.
                                         
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                                          mar52

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                                          Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Tue, 09/11/12 11:27 PM (permalink)
                                          Happy Anniversary, Ann and Bob.  What a fun way to celebrate.  Congratulations!
                                           
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                                            Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 09/12/12 1:30 AM (permalink)
                                            We are Family by sister sledge. Always think of the Pirates.
                                             
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                                              CCinNJ

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                                              Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 09/12/12 9:06 AM (permalink)
                                              YMCA is the 7th inning stretch song at Yankee Stadium. It's a good time to take a walk.
                                               
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                                                ken8038

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                                                Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 09/12/12 9:23 AM (permalink)
                                                Interesting topic that I was actually sort of thinking about this week, having just borrowed a 4 CD set of Nat King Cole's Capitol singles from the library. Most of it is kind of tedious, especially in 2012, but one song I've always really liked is That Sunday That Summer. What a great song about Falling in Love:
                                                http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FAuPoFRugsM&feature=related 

                                                 
                                                 
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                                                  Nancypalooza

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                                                  Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Wed, 09/12/12 11:23 PM (permalink)
                                                  Easy, and I'm very sorry Chris.  'Owner of a Lonely Heart' by Yes is the only prog rock song I can stomach.
                                                   
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                                                    Re:Really famous or established artist where you only like one of their songs. Thu, 09/13/12 1:10 AM (permalink)
                                                    She's a Beauty...The Tubes.

                                                     
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