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Oldies: patches, clarence carter patches, soulful one
clarence carter patches, soulful one, dickey lee: Hi Boots, There were 2 different Patches: Dickey Lee reached #6 in 1962 with one that went.... Patches oh what can I do I swear I ll always love you but a girl from that place would just bring me disgrace so my folks won t let me love you.... Then...

Oldies: patches, searchin, apologies
searchin, apologies, patches: Hello Debbie, Thanks for your attention, and please accept my apologies for the delay in getting back to you, it occured a failure in my operating system, so it was at fault for 03 days. Unfortunately I can t recall any song with those lyrics, so any good...

Oldies: patriot song of 70's, battle hymn of the republic, byron macgregor
battle hymn of the republic, byron macgregor, cklw: Hi Brittiany, That song is called Americans and it was recorded by Byron MacGregor, a Canadian radio newsman from station CKLW in the Detroit area. It hit the charts in 1973 and made it all the way up to #4. It was recorded at a time when American prestige...

Oldies: pc=1;, jimmy soul, personal point
jimmy soul, personal point, ugly girl: Hi there! Thank you for your question. The song is called If You Wanna Be Happy and is performed by Jimmy Soul. It was a number one hit for him back in 1963. The lyric you remember is the chorus, which goes like this: If you wanna be happy for the...

Oldies: Who performed these songs?, harlem nocturne, sax sound
harlem nocturne, sax sound, earle hagen: Hi Sherry, You re probably thinking of Harlem Nocturne by the Viscounts. Although it charted first charted in 1953 for Herbie Fields and his Orchestra, The Viscounts had the best-known version of the song in 1960 and it charted again in 1966. It has that...

Oldies: phrase from late 70s song, 70s song, pop tune
70s song, pop tune, three dog night: Hello, Brenna! Thank you for your question. You are quite correct that this is right out of a 70 s pop tune. The song is entitled I d Be So Happy and it was released by Three Dog Night on their 1974 album Hard Labor. Thank you again for your question....

Oldies: about the piece I asked tou about, piece of music, e mail
piece of music, e mail, piece of paper: Hello Kin, I did reply to you, but you obviously did not get that. Yes, I did get the piece of music (I couldn t open it from your e-mail, but I got it from Amarilis Gibeli) and I circulated it to a few other Internet colleagues for them to listen to...

Oldies: Is there a place?, high rise apartments, palisades park
high rise apartments, palisades park, hudson river: anna yes, there was an amusement park in new jersey along the hudson river close to new york city called palisades park. it was hugely popular in the 50 s and 60 s but closed in 1971. it s gone now, replaced by high-rise apartments and condos. hope...

Oldies: the platters' Tony Williams, stroke drugs, platters
stroke drugs, platters, scandals: Hi Tom, Tony Williams was still performing as late as 1989 with a whole new group of Platters, he passed away at age 64 in 1992 from smoking related emphyzema. They were several scandals involving members of the group, drugs & race-mixing among them. Joh...

Oldies: please give me a tree song, mr sandman bring me a dream, carpenter song
mr sandman bring me a dream, carpenter song, mr postman: Hello Philipe, I think you may have heard it wrongly and that you are actually referring to Mr. Sandman which was a 1955 hit for both The Chordettes and The Four Aces . Emmylou Harris had a later hit with it in 1981. The version by The Four Aces was...

Oldies: please give me a tree song?, minute mister postman, please mister postman
minute mister postman, please mister postman, mr postman: Hi Philippe, Thanks for the additional information. I believe you re looking for a song that was a hit in 1955 and is called Mr. Sandman by the Chordettes. I ve included the lyrics to that one as well. It s found on the Back to the Future Trilogy information...

Oldies: please help with this song, im going nuts!, little snippets, cash prize
little snippets, cash prize, gist: Hi Rod Yeah, I know what you mean about annoying little snippets of songs that you just can t quite put a title to! Hey, you ll have to give me a day or two to research this so hang in there a little while will you? I will come back to you I promise. Cheers...

Oldies: please help with song title and artist(s), repetitive phrase, hi john
repetitive phrase, hi john, jason mraz: Hi, Kate. The only song I ever heard called Did You Get My Message? is by Jason Mraz, but I don t know if the other lyrics fit, and Jason is only about 30 years old, so maybe not. His versions are on iTunes, so you can check them out. Regards, Joh...

Oldies: please help, tanya tucker, deborah allen
tanya tucker, deborah allen, woman singer: Hello, Tom! Thanks for your question. This song was written by Deborah Allen, who recorded her version several years before Tucker. I would guess it is the Allen version you remember. Thanks again for your question. Let me know if I can be of any further...

Oldies: please tell me the name & artist of these parcial lyrics please, free dance, betty wright
free dance, betty wright, gentlemen: Hello, Nana! Thank you for your question. The song you want is called Dance With Me and it was a top ten hit in 1978 as performed by Peter Brown and Betty Wright. Here are the lyrics as found on the Internet: You gotta keep on making me high You...

Oldies: plz help me find this song, paul anka, s song
paul anka, s song, sweet song: Hoda, I m sorry to say I don t know this song based on the fragments you ve given me. I know you were looking for Paul Anka s song Let Me Get To Know You but that s not it. Those lyrics are: Let me get to know you Help me make it last Let me touch...

Oldies: plz help me, e mail address, sweet song
e mail address, sweet song, old songs: Hoda, I don t recognize the song. I noticed you have the same request out there on the Internet. I ll tell you what you might do. If you re downloading songs off of the cassette onto your computer, and you have this song on your computer now, might send...

Oldies: poor little girl, poor little girl, purple bar
poor little girl, purple bar, little speaker: Is this Jojo? You asked me this exact question on 1/15/2006. I entered all the lyrics into Google, and I still find no song with those lyrics. It doesn t mean there not a song with those lyrics. It just means that no one has ever put the lyrics into Google...

Oldies: pop tune from the 60's /70's (I think), benjamin orr, pop tune
benjamin orr, pop tune, s 70: Hi Carole, Chicago did a song called Stay The Night in the 80 s, as did Benjamin Orr in 1986. I m guessing it might be Orr s, which is a nice, smooth song, with almosta 70 s sound, which I ve always liked. If that s not the one, please let me know and...

Oldies: possible country song, lyric line, country catalog
lyric line, country catalog, devil: Hi again Deborah, Sorry that wasn t the correct song you were seeking. You wrote that it was a country song and so I went through my country catalog in my mind and George certainly fit that description. And the lyrics you gave me were She s an angel,...

Oldies: can you possibly help please, hey little girl, dee clark
hey little girl, dee clark, exact line: Hello, Bill! Thank you for your question. I believe the song you want is Hey Little Girl by Dee Clark. It doesn t have this exact line in it, but the lyrics do follow this general format, and it was a hit in the right time period, specifically 1959. The...

Oldies: who could have possibly sang this song, matt dusk, cold as ice
matt dusk, cold as ice, dark as night: Hi Lorene, Let s start with this one: You re cold as Ice, Dark as night, like a thorn left in my mind So why should I still long for you A mistress so impossible, so cruel yet wonderful Wise men have lost their wits over you You make me believe...

Oldies: previous question 5/20/05, billboard charts, previous question
billboard charts, previous question, stampeders: Hi Gary, Yes I did, but I can t find her to let her know. I use to save all my questions, and then my computer got a virus and I lost everything, so my first question after that was 3/11/2005. Not all lyrics are on the internet until someone puts them...

Oldies: probably a 70's song, cindy cindy, lyrics i started a joke
cindy cindy, lyrics i started a joke, 70s song: Cindy, It s almost a 70s song; it s from 1968 and it s a song by the Bee Gees called, I Started A Joke. Here are the lyrics: I started a joke, which started the whole world crying, But I didnt see that the joke was on me, oh no. I started to cry, which...

Oldies: Question About Oldies R&B Song., strawberry letter 23, heaven is a 4 letter word
strawberry letter 23, heaven is a 4 letter word, letter to the beatles: Hi Travis, It s not much to go on and my first thought was Kiss And Say Goodbye by the Manhattans. Talk in it, slow, R&B, guy talking to a girl, but doesn t have the letter in the chorus. Do you have any more lyrics? I ve also got a whole bunch of...

Oldies: Question About Oldies R&B Song., r b greaves, mail box
r b greaves, mail box, pencil and paper: Hi Travis, Well, there s Take A Letter Maria by R.B. Greaves but a) that s not slow, b) he doesn t speak in it and c) it s a big hit and since you know oldies, it wouldn t be that hard to figure out or track down. How about The Chi-Lites 1973 record...

Oldies: Question About Oldies Song., oldies song, second music
oldies song, second music, word letter: Travis, I don t recognize the particular song you re referring to, so I want you to go to this website (just copy and paste) www.allmusic.com and type in Letter (without quotes)in the box provided. Make sure in the next box you have Song then click...

Oldies: Question About Oldies Song., marshall thompson, clarence johnson
marshall thompson, clarence johnson, eugene records: The Chi-Lites (members Eugene Record, Clarence Johnson, Robert Lester, Marshall Thompson and Creadel Jones) The Song is called: A Letter To Myself , was released in 1973. Written by Eugene Records and performed by The Chi-Lites. You can find that song...

Oldies: Question about song title, sylvester stallone, african american artists
sylvester stallone, african american artists, god in heaven: Hi Jason, I didn t see the movie but the song is called Vehicle by Ides of March. It reached #2 in 1970 and was the group s only big hit. The lead singer (JIm Peterik) eventually joined the group Survivor for even greater success. Ironically, Survivor...

Oldies: question, angel smile, wedding gowns
angel smile, wedding gowns, neil diamond: Hi Bren, Is it possible you re looking for Sunday And Me? The song was written by Neil Diamond but was a hit for Jay & The Anmericans. If that s not the one, please let me know and also if you have any more information. Below are the complete lyrics....

Oldies: question, 30th anniversary, happy holidays
30th anniversary, happy holidays, hollies: Hi Frank, Unfortunately there aren t full versions of songs available but I have a 30 second clip I downloaded off All Music Guide. You can go to that site or email me at davenymets@yahoo.com and I ll send it to you. I have the Hollies 30th Anniversary...

Oldies: question, oldie songs, baby cause
oldie songs, baby cause, smokey robinson: Hello Emilio, That s Smokey Robinson s The Agaony And The Ecstasy . Whats it all about, this crazy love How did our two worlds entwine How do I fit into your life How did you get into mine I belong to someone else we know Back when first we met...

Oldies: same question..., citizen jane, bernie taupin
citizen jane, bernie taupin, trading skin: Hi Luis, Here are the lyrics to Citizen Jane. I m sorry I don;t know where you can listen to the song. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Oh the press is down And the flesh is black and white Eager workers turning the pages Dirty fingers touch...

Oldies: i have a question, credence clearwater revival, itty bitty baby
credence clearwater revival, itty bitty baby, revival version: Hi Catherine. The title of the song is Cotton Fields. The Highwayman had the biggest hit version in 1961, but dozens of others sang it. I like the Credence Clearwater Revival version. If this answer is prompt and helpful, your comments and rating would...

Oldies: question, bob raymond, dickie lee
bob raymond, dickie lee, year ago today: Dan, the title is Laurie (Strange Things Happen.) The hit was by Dickie Lee. There is also a version by William Ward and possibly others. One of our other Experts, Bob Raymond, answered this same question on 11/4. He gives a lot of details, including...

Oldies: Got a question about song title, sylvester stallone, african american artists
sylvester stallone, african american artists, god in heaven: jason, i m doing well; thanks for asking... the song you re asking about is called Vehicle ... it s from 1970 by a group from chicago called The Ides of March . it spent a week at number two on the billboard chart in the spring of 70. actually...

Oldies: question on a song, seattle radio station, young girl of sixteen
seattle radio station, young girl of sixteen, noel harrison: Hello, Albert! Thank you for your question. This one is called A Young Girl and is performed by Noel Harrison. Here are the lyrics: She left her neighborhood in which Everyone was filthy rich She left her parents home and strayed With a vagabond...

Oldies: About my question yesterday, rhythm of the falling rain, man rock
rhythm of the falling rain, man rock, hair band: Hi again Pat, Glad you found the other song (by Rainbow). I believe you re looking for Don t You Know What Love Is by Touch. It reached #69 on the Top 100 in 1981. You can hear a clip of the song here: http://www.cdconnection.com/bin/nph-search?part=376920&source=froogle...

Oldies: R & B GROUP NAME AND SONG, rainy night in georgia, minor successes
rainy night in georgia, minor successes, mercury label: Postscript: Larry- I thought there was a mechanism for me to transferring your Q over to the question pool but, if there is, I can t find it. So, maybe you want to repost this intriguing puzzler into the pool yourself, making it available to all...

Oldies: R&B Oldie, subway home, higher voice
subway home, higher voice, games people play: Hi Markise, The Spinners were a terrific vocal group from Detroit. They did this song in 1975. It came out during the summer and was very popular as school got underway that fall. The title is Games People Play and is subtitled They Just Can t Stop It...

Oldies: R&B Oldies, mark denning, song 1
mark denning, song 1, sad song: Shane, I m sorry, but there s just not enough informtion here. This type of question can only be answered if I knew it right off the top of my head, but I can t because I ve never heard a song with that story line. There are a couple of songs from the 50...

Oldies: R & B song, nick ashford and valerie simpson, dynamic superiors
nick ashford and valerie simpson, dynamic superiors, story of glory: Hi Brian, The great husband-wife songwriting team of Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson wrote Shoe Shoe Shine in 1974 for the Motown group, The Dynamic Superiors. It was released as a single in early 1975 and it went like this: First of all let’s get...

Oldies: The Raiders, paul revere and the raiders, hang on sloopy
paul revere and the raiders, hang on sloopy, rick derringer: Paul Revere stayed with the group from the start through the 80 s and 90 s as they performed at oldies concerts. It was Mark Lindsay who left the group in1969 to launch a solo career. There have been other groups called the Raiders including one in Ohio formed...

Oldies: Rain song from post 3/29/05, rain song, water hole
rain song, water hole, soot: Hello Tina, Thanks for that. It s nice to get a bit of feedback sometimes. I ll pass your extra information on to Sharon, who originally asked the question. The only rhymes I can think of for soot are put and foot . Cheers.........Mel. ...

Oldies: Ray Anthony and his Orchestra, samba de orfeu, ray anthony
samba de orfeu, ray anthony, anthony ray: Hi Gersham, Hey, thanks for the lousy feedback. You could find the songs you re looking for at those links. What more did you want? The album is likely out of print since it s not among those listed on those 2 sites. Scrooge Silverstein Though...

Oldies: Ray Anthony and his Orchestra, samba de orfeu, ray anthony
samba de orfeu, ray anthony, gersham: Hi Gersham, Dad had a copy of Ray Anthony s 1966 LP release Hit Songs To Remember on Capitol Records. It is out of print and never did get issued on CD. However, if used vinyl appeals to you, check out eBay. You ll find copies there, in various states...

Oldies: Ray Bauduc, Bob Haggart. Steve Allen, rampart street parade, bob haggart
rampart street parade, bob haggart, south rampart street parade: Hello Larry, South Rampart Street Parade was indeed composed by Bauduc and Haggart in 1938. But it didn t have lyrics. Some years later (not certain of the date, but it may have been 1952), Steve Allen added lyrics to the piece. So, normally when you...

Oldies: Re: someone asked about, kim gannon, dreamers song
kim gannon, dreamers song, dinah washington: Janet to be honest I don t even know who you are. You have somehow come between me and a questioner, disputing my answer. Not understandingly I got a little techy about that For this reason I wrote what I did because the answer I gave was the correct one...

Oldies: Record Label, versatones, continentals
versatones, continentals, record label: George- All I could find out so far is that it was, as you probably know, a rather short-lived Philadelphia label. They had nine 45 RPM releases in 1961 by Teddy & the Continentals, Frankie & the C-Notes, the Vee Jays, Johnny & the Dreams and the Sinceres....

Oldies: Who Recorded?, hypnotic eye, today is the first day of the rest of my life
hypnotic eye, today is the first day of the rest of my life, today is the first day: Hello Jeanine, That was John Denver. Today is the first day of the rest of my life I wake as a child to see the world begin On monarch wings and birthday wonderings Want to put on faces, walk in the wet and cold And look forward to my growing old...

Oldies: Red Eye Flight, red eye flight, winthrop massachusetts
red eye flight, winthrop massachusetts, top 40 hits: Hello Ken, RED EYE FLIGHT (YOU CAN ALWAYS COME HOME AGAIN) was recorded in 1981 by The Addrisi Brothers. Dick and Don Addrisi, singing/songwriting brothers from Winthrop, Massachusetts, had two Top-40 hits with We ve Got To Get It On Again in 1972,...

Oldies: Release dates, rpm records, vinyl collection
rpm records, vinyl collection, source books: Dan- As many source books as I have, I do not have one that covers non top 100 records prior to 1959. If you get stuck, you might contact two of the largest record stores in the country: House of Oldies at 212-243-0500 or website.com Times Square Records...

Oldies: Remember When, ahh ooh, ooh ooh
ahh ooh, ooh ooh, doo wop songs: Larry- It is interesting that you are asking about Remember When . That was the original title of Remember Then by the Earls. It hit #24 on the national US charts in 1963 and remains one of the greatest Doo Wop songs of all time. Re-mem-mem, re-mem-mem-mem-ber...

Oldies: Response Required, dance sort, russian roulette
dance sort, russian roulette, true love: Hello Jason, Well, if you can t find it with just those lyrics, and you also have the added advantage of knowing the tune as well, I don t think that I ll have much luck, not knowing the tune at all. But I ll make a couple of suggestions, pure guesses...

Oldies: ROBERTA FLACK, brenda johnson, roberta flack
brenda johnson, roberta flack, luck dave: Hi Brenda, I ve been trying to find that song for a long time but haven t been able to find it. A lot of people have asked me about it and since the album s out of print the best I could come up with was the movie soundtrack with that song on eBay. One...

Oldies: The Robbs tune "Race with the wind" lyrics, frank mckinnon, american bandstand
frank mckinnon, american bandstand, riot squad: Hi, Wayne ! I found a set of Race With The Wind lyrics that was posted on All Experts about a year ago by Frank McKinnon Sr. Not having heard that song in ages and not being able to locate the lyrics elsewhere, I m trusting to Frank s good memory...

Oldies: The Robbs, rehearsal sessions, birthday number
rehearsal sessions, birthday number, eponymous album: Hello, Harry! Thank you for your question. To start, I ll try the ages. Robert Donaldson, aka Bruce Robb, was born June 13, 1954 according to http://www.answers.com/topic/robert-donaldson. However, The Robbs first started having hits in 1966. That would...

Oldies: Roberta Flack, cicely tyson, roberta flack
cicely tyson, roberta flack, mca records: The music sound track from the 1981 motion picture Bustin Loose starring Richard Pryor and Cicely Tyson. The sound track was produced and performed by Roberta Flack. This recording is on the MCA records label (MCA-5141). Side 1 1)Lovin You ( Is Such...

Oldies: Roberta Flack/ Bustin Loose, roberta flack, similar sites
roberta flack, similar sites, winmx: Hi Katryn, It s probably Just When I Needed You that you re looking for. I assume the soundtrack is out of print because I can t find a listing for it. But a co-worker confirmed that title as being on the soundtrack. You could always try downloading...

Oldies: Roberta Flack Music Soundtrack, roberta flack, bustin loose soundtrack
roberta flack, bustin loose soundtrack, kolchak: Hi Frank, I also sent an email to your regular email address. I put feelers out to 4 in all. Got 1 reply already but no luck yet. He s still looking. Another former co-worker who works at some radio stations and he can order virtually anything in...

Oldies: Roberta Flack Music Soundtrack, roberta flack songs, roberta flack
roberta flack songs, roberta flack, bustin loose soundtrack: Hello Rodney, It s possible you are looking for a song called You Are So Beautiful (not the same as the Joe Cocker song). I had a similar question here about a year ago and the person also thought it was on the Bustin Loose Soundtrack. Though it s out...

Oldies: Roberta Flack, roberta flack, silhouette in red
roberta flack, silhouette in red, nino tempo: Hi Harry, I ve uploaded the song so you can hear it and save it to your computer. It s here: ftp://ebay:17fluffy123@ebay.computersoc.com/var/www/ebay/Roberta%20Flack%20-%20You%20Are%20So%20Beautiful%20(1)%20(1).mp3 Enjoy! Dave I ve tracked...

Oldies: Rocky, crazy party, sweet mother
crazy party, sweet mother, sleepin: Wendy: It s from 1974 and it s Rocky by Austin Roberts. Words below. Glad I could help. Steve Rocky by AUSTIN ROBERTS Alone until my eighteenth year, we met four springs ago she was shy and had a fear of things she did not know, but we got it on...

Oldies: Rocky, rhino records, baby take my hand
rhino records, baby take my hand, cute song: Hi Shelli, That s a cute song called Rocky by Austin Roberts, from 1975. It s available on the fine Rhino Records Have a Nice Day 70s series of CDs (that s where I have it from!). You can see it here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0000032N6/104-9095266-6587957?v=glance&n=5174...

Oldies: "the Rose", male vocalist, conway twitty
male vocalist, conway twitty, music retailers: Hi Bill, Bette Midler had the original version of the song from the 1979 movie which was loosely based on Janis Joplin s life. Janis Joplin never recorded the song. However, country singer Conway Twitty had a hit with a remake of The Rose in 1982. His...

Oldies: Run For Home, night time dj, charlotte nc area
night time dj, charlotte nc area, ray jackson: Hi Ron, It was during October/November of 1978 and the song was by one of my favorite groups, Lindisfarne. I collected their records throughout the 70 s into the 80 s including the members solo projects and got to see them live back in 76 when they toured...

Oldies: r and b song, brenda holloway, blood sweat tears
brenda holloway, blood sweat tears, h a p p y radio: Hi Lenny, In the early 70 s,the rock group Hog Heaven,an offshoot of Tommy James & The Shondells,had a single out called Happy but I haven t heard it since its release 35 years ago and can t remember if that s the lyric or not. Plus, they were a rock...

Oldies: raindrops, raindrops raindrops, ea ea
raindrops raindrops, ea ea, dee clark: Hello Daniel, Do you mean this one? It was written and recorded by Dee Clark in 1961. RAINDROPS The raindrops, so many raindrops It feels like rai-aindrops Falling from my ey-eyes Falling from my eyes Since my love has left me I m so...

Oldies: Are these rare 60's 45's available anywhere????, cd compilations, british invasion
cd compilations, british invasion, american group: Hi Steve, The song My Love by the You Know Who Group is likely LONG out of print. It appeared on the Shindig album in 1964 and probably will be tough to find. I found a few references to a 45 of Sunday Morning but no mention of CD, so here are the...

Oldies: rare oldie, doo wop songs, mercury records
doo wop songs, mercury records, trivia questions: George- WOW! This is one of those great oldies trivia questions that really took a lot of research. 442 Glenwood Avenue was recorded by the Pixies Three in 1963 on Mercury Records #72208. The song never charted, but is considered to be one of the top 1000...

Oldies: we're free, beverly bremers, country radio station
beverly bremers, country radio station, female group: Hi Fred, Beverly Bremers, who did Don t Say You Don t Remember in 1972 did a song called We re Free also in 1972. It reached #40 on the Top 100. The lyrics are below. If that s not the one you re looking for, do you have any more info.? Any more...

Oldies: re: old song, harry belafonte, springfield mountain
harry belafonte, springfield mountain, terry gilkyson: Hi Dottie, The only song I remember with the words rotten tooth in it would be Mayfield Mountain by Terry Gilkyson & The Easy Riders from the 1950 s. Harry Belafonte also recorded the song early in his career at RCA under the name Springfield Mountain...

Oldies: re: Springfield Mountain, harry belafonte, cd universe
harry belafonte, cd universe, springfield mountain: Hi Dottie, Terry Gilkyson s great folk recordings from the 1950 s haven t been properly compiled over the year...something which I ve never understood. The Harry version is on a Bear Family boxed set from Germany called Island In the Sun ...very expensive...

Oldies: re: soul music, sweet taste in my mouth, baby groove
sweet taste in my mouth, baby groove, gonna groove: Hi Dottie, The song is called Groove Me and it was written and performed by a guy from New Orleans named King Floyd. In the early months of 1971, it was a very big hit. The lyrics are: Uhh! Awww, sookie sookie now! Hey! Oww, uhh! Come on, baby! ...

Oldies: really hard to find oldies, young hearts, actions speak louder than words
young hearts, actions speak louder than words, louder than words: Hi Shon! 1) The group is The Younghearts (one word) -20th Century 2130 – Dedicate (My Life To You) / Wake Up And Start Standing – 1974 2) That s the Temps song title. (words below). Glad I could help! Steve I Want a Love I Can See Lyrics The...

Oldies: really old songs, 20th century fox, fritz kreisler
20th century fox, fritz kreisler, haven gillespie: Hello Phillip, Neither of these songs was familiar to me, but I ve done a good deal of searching around and I ve dug up the following information..... TOO LATE FOR SPRING - The only song I could find with this title (and I m far from certain that it...

Oldies: i really want this song please!!!!!, google search, okeh records
google search, okeh records, major lance: Hi Devin, I haven t seen the movie or the commercial, but the song you want is Um Um Um Um Um Um;, by Major Lance from 1964 on Okeh records. You can do a google search & read all about this great Chicago artist & get the lyrics. Go to cdnow.com or cduniverse.com...

Oldies: record name & artist of tune, beating of my heart, writing on the wall
beating of my heart, writing on the wall, thousand lies: Hi Paul, The song is called Live To Tell and it s from Madonna s great album True Blue . There is a shorter (single edit) version of the song on Madonna s first Greatest Hits album, The Immaculate Collection but the former, longer,original version...

Oldies: record, guajira guantanamera, oldies song
guajira guantanamera, oldies song, wealth beyond measure: Hello again Linda, Since I wrote to you before, I have had a few days to think more about your question and I think I have the answer for you. You are possibly referring to a song called GUANTANAMERA , which was a hit in 1966 for The Sandpipers. Over...

Oldies: Who recorded this oldie and Lyrics please, clear blue sky, oldies song
clear blue sky, oldies song, fluffy clouds: Hi Kay, I believe you re looking for Out of Town by Max Bygraves, from the movie Charkley Moon in 1956. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Say what you will The countryside is still The only place that I could...

Oldies: Who has recorded "Me and My Shadow?", elkie brooks, vic damone
elkie brooks, vic damone, mandy patinkin: Hello Anthony, Although Al Jolson was co-writer of the song (with Dave Dreyer and Billy Rose), I can find no actual record of him ever having recorded it. Me And My Shadow was originally a hit for Whispering Jack Smith in 1927. In that same year, Nat...

Oldies: Who recorded this song and where can I find the lyrics?, touch of magic, canadian group
touch of magic, canadian group, james leroy: Hi Valerie, Early in 1973, James Leroy had the hit Touch Of Magic in Canada. I don t remember all the lyrics but if you go to youtube.com, there is a clip of him performing it on Keith Hampshire s TV show ( Music Machine ) and you can transcribe the lyrics...

Oldies: Who recorded this song?, les baxter, instrumental design
les baxter, instrumental design, leroy holmes: Jerry, Onc of the most recorded songs of the last 50 years, it might be hard to identify without the luxury of a vocal to guide the process. However, I might recognize a signature instrumental design. can you send me link to the mp3 position? Lo...

Oldies: recording artist, barbra streisand, marilyn bergman
barbra streisand, marilyn bergman, michel legrand: Hi Jerry, Alan & Marilyn Bergman wrote that wonderful song with Michel Legrand around 1969 or 1970 and it s been recorded by various artists over the years. Is there one particular version you ve heard that I can help you identify? Male/Female? Bare/Orchestral?...

Oldies: the refrain from "If I could read your mind", gordon lightfoot, female vocalist
gordon lightfoot, female vocalist, paperback novel: Hi, The song s title is If You Could Read My Mind (NOT If I Could Read Your Mind ) and as you said it was written and originally recorded by Gordon Lightfoot. It appeared in his 1970 album Sit Down Young Stranger (later renamed If You Could Read My...

Oldies: Cannot remember the group, or part of the song, oldies radio station, going crazy song
oldies radio station, going crazy song, baby come home: Hi Dianne, Is it possible you re looking for the Capris song from 1962 called Baby Come Back To Me? It s sometimes referred to as Morse Code of Love and mentions sending a telegram, so it s awfully close to what you wrote. Below are the lyrics. ...

Oldies: a remembered 1960's song that I can't trace, matt monro, radio luxemburg
matt monro, radio luxemburg, ronnie hilton: OK, Mike. Try this one on....do you remember the 50 s crooner called Ronnie Hilton? He recorded for HMV and was a UK version of our Al Martino or, if you will, a predecessor of Matt Monro. Well, with his career all but over, he managed to get a chart hit in...

Oldies: repeat, dickey lee, chart books
dickey lee, chart books, happy new year: Great! Glad you found that great clip! The song, as you can see, was released as a 45, but it only bubbled under, reaching #107 on the charts. That s why it s hard to find a lot of info. on the song. When they reach the Top 100, there are chart books...

Oldies: rhythm and blues, sweet little flower, steve miller band
sweet little flower, steve miller band, lou donaldson: Hello Jerry, I can t find any reference to James Moody in connection with this song, other than the fact that King Pleasure, who recorded Red Top in 1952, also in the same year recorded Moody s Mood For Love , for which Eddie Jefferson wrote lyrics to...

Oldies: rnb song from early 90's no title or artist info partial lyrics, epic release, hanging on the wall
epic release, hanging on the wall, smoke city: The Name of the song is called, Dreams by Smoke City. They are from Chicago and all of the Group attended South Shore High School. The lead singer wrote the song at the age of 15. The song was actually released in January of 1985. The song is out of print...

Oldies: rock and roll, rock and roll girls, d shuffle
rock and roll girls, d shuffle, shuffle off to buffalo: Steve, Yep...that s exactly who it is. John Fogerty with Rock and Roll Girls . It reached #20 on the Billboard charts in 1985. G@ry Rock And Roll Girls John Fogerty Sometimes I think Life is just a rodeo The trick is to ride And make...

Oldies: rockey, crazy party, sweet mother
crazy party, sweet mother, sleepin: Hi Tammy, Rocky was a hit for Austin Roberts in the summer of 1975. If you have any trouble finding it on CD, please let me know and I ll direct you to some collections that feature this emotional hit song. The lyrics: Alone until my eighteenth...

Oldies: rodeo song, rodeo song, blue jeans
rodeo song, blue jeans, thrift store: Hi Cheryle, There s no CD of the movie soundtrack but from what I could find, the song is available on CD of the King Of The Thrift Store Cowboys at KevinBanford.com and the lyrics to Cowgirl Rodeo are supposed to be included. Price of the CD is about...

Oldies: Sakura, sakura cherry blossom, japanese folk song
sakura cherry blossom, japanese folk song, michio miyagi: Hello Olivia, I m sorry, but I don t think I can be of much help to you. Sakura ( Cherry Blossom ), a traditional Japanese folk song, was updated by Michio Miyagi in 1933 and became an instant success. But, if you are seeking a version with English...

Oldies: San Jose bands of the 60's, northern california band, fender guitars
northern california band, fender guitars, college dances: Tom, This all I can find on Larry Ray of : Larry Ray was born on September 12, 1945, in San Francisco, CA. He started playing guitar in 1960, spending a lot of time just working on the mechanics of the guitar, devoting hours and hours of practice, listening...

Oldies: Sand Dance & Old Bazaar, old bazaar in cairo, sand dance
old bazaar in cairo, sand dance, british jazz: Hi Diane, Here s The Old Bazaar in Cairo on CD: http://www.shop.com/op/~Heroes_Of_British_Jazz_CD_(Various_Artists)-prod-37093315-49552086?sourceid=298 It doesn t look like an actual version of Egyptian Sand Dance is available. How about Walk Like...

Oldies: Searching for the artist and title of a 60's song..., tallahatchie bridge, billy joe macallister
tallahatchie bridge, billy joe macallister, lyrics to ode to billie joe: Hi Greg, I have 2 good possibilities: The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia by Vicki Lawrence (fits the murder he didn t commit), a #1 song from 1973, or Ode To Billie Joe by Bobbie Gentry? It s one of the most famous songs with bridge in it. ...

Oldies: Searching for artist & title to song, birds in the trees, electric guitars
birds in the trees, electric guitars, male singer: Tim, I m sorry, but with those words being all I have to work with, I either know it off the top of my heard or not, and I don t. I entered those words in a search engine, and I find nothing like that. See if there s a folk song catagory in All Experts.com...

Oldies: Searching a Song / Artist, gladys swarthout, larry kahn
gladys swarthout, larry kahn, david whitfield: Hi Alan! Hope you are enjoying your company ;-( Here s your answer. It s probably this one. Lyrics below. Glad I could help! Steve EVERYWHERE (Larry Kahn / Tolchard Evans) David Whitfield – 1955 Also recorded by: Tony Martin You...

Oldies: Searching for song title and singer, poor little rich girl, little rich girl
poor little rich girl, little rich girl, noel coward: Hi Nancy, I can t recall a country hit with those lyrics and I wish I could. Elvis did a song in Clambake in 1967 called The House That Has Everything but there was never a hit version of that by anyone. It does have the phrase poor little rich girl...

Oldies: Season's in the Sun, goldfish records, riaa gold
goldfish records, riaa gold, poppy family: Hello Cheryl, Originally titled Le Moribond ( The Dying Man ), this was written and performed in French by the Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel in 1961. It is the story of a dying man, bidding farewell to the loved ones he has shared his life with,...

Oldies: September Song - "vintage brew" and "these few vintage years", lotte lenya, autumn weather
lotte lenya, autumn weather, walter huston: Hi Jon: Here s the lyrics as Maxwell Anderson wrote them to Kurt Weill s music. Hope this helps!I had the record of Huston singing but - it s not a favorite - so I no longer have it to play. Steve Kurt Weill/Maxwell Anderson) recorded by Lotte...

Oldies: Who was Shango?, mama lion, sunshine superman
mama lion, sunshine superman, big earthquake: Hi John, Little has been written about Shango since they really don t even qualify as a one-hit wonder. Their song Day After Day (It s Slippin Away) reached #57 nationally in 1969 and spent just 7 weeks on the charts. It looks as if it was a bigger...

Oldies: Shirley Bassey, tv performance, shirley bassey
tv performance, shirley bassey, happy holidays: Hi Ross, It s looks as if you can find the song on the Never The Bride album, but not by Shirley Bassey, since it s supposedly a new recording (an October 2005 TV performance)I could not find it available just yet. There s some information on a Shirley...

Oldies: WHO SINGS AND WHAT IS CALLED?, quiet storm radio, gordon lightfoot
quiet storm radio, gordon lightfoot, dozen artists: The lyric If you could read between the lines appears as a lyric in a number of songs from Gordon Lightfoot to any number of others but none follow the rest of the lyric you provided.. Keep It Coming is a another title that has been used by a dozen artists....

Oldies: WHO SINGS THAT SONG?, delta dawn, dark haired man
delta dawn, dark haired man, mansion in the sky: Hi Caroline, The song Delta Dawn was written by Alex Harvey. During the summer of 1972, it was all over Country radio as the debut single by a 13 year old newcomer from Arizona named Tanya Tucker. It launched her huge career of 39 top ten Country hits...

Oldies: WHO SINGS, black oak arkansas, 38 special
black oak arkansas, 38 special, bee gees: Hi Freddog, There are several and without any other info., I ll list what I can: Bee Gees, Black Oak Arkansas,38 Special, Alabama, Newsong. I ll assume you re looking for one of the first 2 since they re the oldest. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dav...

Oldies: Singer, billboard charts, sunshine of my life
billboard charts, sunshine of my life, lyricks: Debbie, That is actually, Sunshine of Your Love , by Cream. It reached #2 on the Billboard Charts on 1/13/68 SUNSHINE OF YOUR LOVE Cream (Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Pete Brown) It s getting near dawn, When lights close their tired eyes. I ll...

Oldies: Singers name, arlene smith, chantels
arlene smith, chantels, singer 15: Terry, It s funny you should ask, because this is the 2nd request this month for the artists who sang this song. Maybe was by the Chantels. It reached it s peak at #15 on 1/20/58. Maybe The Chantels Words and Music by R. Barrett -Source: The...

Oldies: Singers needed..., mel torme, nat king cole
mel torme, nat king cole, billboard charts: Hi Yvonne, Well, the resort is open now, and in a little while I m heading down to the pool, (Two miles away) on my bike. Before that though, I m stopping at a friends house to take a virus off of his computer. Today is Mexican Train day, and it s...

Oldies: Who Sings The Oldies Song Guess Who?, jesse belvin, oldies cd
jesse belvin, oldies cd, oldies song: Hi Chrystle, JoAnne Belvin, the wife of R&B singer Jesse Belvin, wrote that song. Her husband had the original hit with it in 1959. 10 years later, Ruby Winters, a singer from Cincinnati, released it on the Diamond label and at the very end of the year,...

Oldies: Who Sings This Song?, billboard chart, number six
billboard chart, number six, hbo: thomas the song you re asking about is from a group called the turtles. it s their last top 40 hit; it s called You Showed Me . went to number six on the billboard chart in early 1969. great song! if you need anything else, let me know bil...

Oldies: Sleepy Shores, richard clayderman, johnny pearson
richard clayderman, johnny pearson, pianist richard: I have been trying to download the song off the net for you but I only got halfway through the download when it crashed. However, if you join Limewire you could do it yourself. It s free and you can find it at www.limewire.com Good luck. Cheers Sean ...

Oldies: Sleepy Shores, hampton string quartet, johnny pearson
hampton string quartet, johnny pearson, sleepy shores: Don- Composed by Johnny Pearson, this was the theme song for the BBC TV show Owen MD . Try this site for the sheet music: http://www.kaysmusic.com/film.htm The Hampton String Quartet is mostly known for their classical versions of rock tunes, but this...

Oldies: Slow songs, linda ronstadt, slow songs
linda ronstadt, slow songs, aaron neville: Hi Shaina, Is it possible you re looking for All My Life by Linda Ronstadt and Aaron Neville? I ve played that at as a DJ at weddings. The chorus is: Hey, I ve looked All my Life for you And now you re here Hey, I ve spent All my Life with you...

Oldies: SONG CALLED SO, best bet, neighbourhood
best bet, neighbourhood, good luck: Hi Brigite Well up until 1971 War was Eric Burdon (he of the Animals) backing band. The track So was on the 1975 album Why Can t We Be Friends Good luck on finding it. Your best bet if you cannot find it on Limewire is to try your neighbourhood specialist...

Oldies: SONG -Called { You and I }, sunshine of my life, songs in the key of life
sunshine of my life, songs in the key of life, key of life: Hi, Indeed, O Bryan on Capitol Records had You And I on the R&B charts in the spring of 1983. But let s go back to the original. It came out in the autumn of 1972 by the guy who wrote it....Stevie Wonder. It was on Stevie s Talking Book album...the...

Oldies: SONG AND GROUP, blue swede, bj thomas
blue swede, bj thomas, gonna laugh: Hiya Mike, No laughing here! I got it! I wondered if it was that one.... Hooked On A Feeling by Blue Swede, from 1974. More like ooga chucka oooga chucka to me! First done by BJ Thomas without the chants. I m hooked on a feeling, high on believing...

Oldies: SONG NAME you are a godsend!!, music expert, fresh prince
music expert, fresh prince, toughie: Hi Sarah, There s not enough lyrics there to id the song, you may want to try my music expert buddies at; http//:groups.msn.com/doowopcorner We are all lost in the 50s at that site & your tune sounds later, but give them a try & let me know how you make...

Oldies: SONG TITLE, wounds, nuts
wounds, nuts, voices: Hiya Bean, You and I may BOTH be nuts but the song you re looking for is called You Were On My Mind and was the only hit for a group known as the We Five, in 1965. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave When I woke up...

Oldies: "Sock it to ya ... Glory Hallelujah", glory hallelujah, lee michaels
glory hallelujah, lee michaels, girl singers: Hey Rick, While I don t remember all the lyrics to the verses, I do remember a song from the end of 1971 (a few years earlier than your estimate) called Hallelujah done by the band Sweathog. The group featured Frosty on drums, who had most recently been...

Oldies: Sometimes when we touch, di scherling, doc severinsen
di scherling, doc severinsen, richard clayderman: Hi Rajitha, I found one by Doc Severinsen (former bandleader of the old Tonight Show with Johnny Carson). You can see it here: http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=10:knfixqlgldje~T4 There s also a nice piano version by Di Scherling. Thanks...

Oldies: Sometimes, millie jackson, jersey trio
millie jackson, jersey trio, original country: Hi Eugena, The R&B version was popular during the winter of 1977 by a New Jersey trio called Facts Of Life. Their record was produced by Millie Jackson, who is a great singer in her own right. The original country version was by Bill Anderson and Mary...

Oldies: Song, boogie with your baby, flash cadillac
boogie with your baby, flash cadillac, hey little girl: Hello Sir Steve, Here is a link to the song Did You Boogie (With Your Baby) by Flash Cadillac & The Continental Kids. You should be able to save it to your computer. Please email me at davenymets@yahoo.com to let me know you were able to save it....

Oldies: Song, witch doctor, national charts
witch doctor, national charts, brooklyn ny: Hi Fred, Thanks for the nice comments. Flip Top Box was done by Dicky Doo & The Don ts, one of the many groups that came out of Brooklyn, NY. It was originally the flipside of Nee Nee Na Na Na Na Nu Nu, but in June of 1958, it was also released as...

Oldies: Song, oldie, question and answer
oldie, question and answer, ry: Carlos, First of all, I ve never heard a song called, Come On And Do It . However, I DID find a song with that title by a group called, F.P.I. Project from 1993. I have to remind you that this is an Oldies question and answer site, and if that s the song,...

Oldies: Song, gloomy sunday, snopes
gloomy sunday, snopes, music songs: Hello, Mary! Thank you for your question. I believe the song you mean is Gloomy Sunday. Billie Holiday s 1941 recording is one of the most popular, but there have been many done through the years. For some interesting reading about the suicide legend,...

Oldies: Song, ernestine anderson, dance rhythms
ernestine anderson, dance rhythms, nat king cole: Hello Sarah, I ve never claimed to be any sort of expert on dance rhythms, but if you re saying that the Nat King Cole version is a bit too slow for your requirements, then you might like to try the Ernestine Anderson, Ella Fitzgerald or Natalie Cole versions...

Oldies: Song from 50's or 60's, button hole, song on the radio
button hole, song on the radio, rochel: Hi, I ve searched and searched and discussed it with a former co-worker who is well-versed on a lot of 50 s stuff. He wondered if it was My Bucket s Got a Hole In It by Rick Nelson, but I don t think the lyrics are that close. I looked for button hole...

Oldies: Song from 50s or 60s called "Marlene", frankie valli the four seasons, four star mary
frankie valli the four seasons, four star mary, marlene songs: Hi, Marlene, As a newcomer to the Oldies panel, I decided to check out the unanswered questions pool and came upon yours. Unfortunately, I don t have anything that specifically fits the lyric clues you provided. But I was impressed how many tunes...

Oldies: Song, promise of fidelity, hand heart
promise of fidelity, hand heart, amazon: Hi Miko, Kenny Lattimore did that song called For You on his self-titled album, released in May of 1996 on Columbia Records. The song, itself, was popular early in 1997. The lyrics are: For you I give a lifetime of stability Anything you want of...

Oldies: Song, harry connick jr, caterina valente
harry connick jr, caterina valente, al hibbler: Hello Caro, Where Or When , originally from 1937, was a hit for Dion & The Belmonts in 1960. It seems we stood and talked like this before. We looked at each other in the same way then, But I can t remember where or when. The clothes you re wearing...

Oldies: Song-Always, dick haymes, classic actor
dick haymes, classic actor, frank sinatra: Hi Patti, I didn t see the week s Cold Case but, according to the promos I saw, it was their 100th episode and it took place in 1938. The song Always written by Irving Berlin was a #1 hit in 1926 by a number of artists. It became a standard in the 1930...

Oldies: Song from Animal House, shama lama ding dong, faber college theme
shama lama ding dong, faber college theme, wonderful world sam cooke: Hi Chloe I have checked every lyric of every track of the Animal House soundtrack album and drawn a blank! Are you sure that it was Animal House?? Was there ever an Animal HouseII ?? Sorry, can t help! Cheers Sean 1. Faber College Theme - Elmer Berstein...

Oldies: Song's Artist and Where to buy, joan regan, croce di oro
joan regan, croce di oro, four aces: Hello Lorraine! Thank you for your question! The song you remember is Croce di Oro (Cross of Gold). It was a hit in 1955 for two different female performers: Patti Page and Joan Regan. If you d like to buy a CD containing the song, both amazon.com...

Oldies: Song and Artist ID, baby baby baby, rocky burnette
baby baby baby, rocky burnette, line baby: Hello, Greg! Thank you for your question. The song you remember is Tired of Toein the Line, a big hit in 1980 for Rocky Burnette. In my opinion, this is quite an enjoyable song. Here are the lyrics: Baby I m Tired of toeing the line Don t know why...

Oldies: Song and Artist title, I have no info!, oldies station, artist title
oldies station, artist title, ry: Ashley, I m not sure I can help you with this but I DO need a little more information. 1. Slow or fast? 2. Male, female, or group? 3. Main type of instrumentis in song? And anything else you can think of. Maybe knowing the above will...

Oldies: Song & Artist, oldies station, little eva
oldies station, little eva, hands off my baby: Hi Brenda, I believe you re looking for Keep Your Hands Off My Baby by Little Eva (same artist as The Locomotion) in 1962. Carole King wrote the song (and The Locomotion too!) Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave We...

Oldies: Song Artists.., first love song, johnny paycheck
first love song, johnny paycheck, peaceful sky: Yvonne, I was only able to find one song out of the four that had lyrics. That was, and the actual name is, Revenooer Man by George Jones from 1963. But it was Alan Jackson that I found that sings the song now. It was written by Johnny Paycheck. The other...

Oldies: Song? artist?, female vocalist, pop stations
female vocalist, pop stations, song artist: Hi Glenn, I can t quite zero in on the song based on that description. I can think songs that have spoken passages in them but it s that line about tears that s just not ringing a bell. If you can tell me any more at all, I d love to help. Thanks,...

Oldies: Song artist, flaming ember, soulful sound
flaming ember, soulful sound, brothers keeper: Hello Donna, Mind, Body and Soul was a hit for a group called The Flaming Ember in November 1969. They were a white R&B group from Detroit, consisting of Joe Sladich (vocal & guitar), Bill Ellis (Oiano), Jim Bugnel (bass) and Jerry Plunk (drums)....

Oldies: Song and artist, rose on the grave, kiss from a rose
rose on the grave, kiss from a rose, roses: Amy, It just doesn t ring a bell. I d love to say it s Seal s Kiss From A Rose but your lyrics don t come up in that song... I ve been kissed by a rose I ve been kissed by a rose on the grave, ...And if I should fall along the way I ve been kissed...

Oldies: The Song called "Kids" from the musical "Bye Bye Birdie, dick van dyke, bye bye birdie
dick van dyke, bye bye birdie, broadway musicals: Hello Paul, I ve found some others who recorded Kids: 1. Robert Nichols, Bye Bye Birdie, Original London Cast, 1961 2. Dick Van Dyke, Bye Bye Birdie Original Soundtrack, 1963 3. Bill Potts, 1963 4. Tovah Feldshuh (Soundtrack) Broadway Musicals...

Oldies: Song called "What'sa Matter You", curly shuffle, mca records
curly shuffle, mca records, joe dolce: Hey there Marge, The song you seek came out in the springtime of 1981 on MCA Records by Joe Dolce, a 34 year old singer from Painesville, Ohio. It was called Shaddap You Face and got lots of radio play during June and July of that year. The only CD...

Oldies: Song either titled "Marie" or "Marie" in the lyrics, tommy dorsey orchestra, irving berlin song
tommy dorsey orchestra, irving berlin song, rudy vallee: Hello Sharron, Yes, this very popular Irving Berlin song, which dates back to 1929 and was a hit at different times for Rudy Vallee, Nat Shilkret, Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, The Four Tunes and The Bachelors, was recorded by the Mills Brothers around 1938....

Oldies: Song by Frank Sinatra "I'll Be Loving You Always", frank sinatra, amazon
frank sinatra, amazon, homestead: Hello James, You can purchase a copy of the CD I ve Got A Crush On You from www.amazon.com for as little as $1.86 plus postage. The song Always is Track 7. http://www.amazon.com/Ive-Got-Crush-Frank-Sinatra/dp/B000002B02/ref=pd_sim_m_title_2 ...

Oldies: Song Help, nicolette larson, baby my heart
nicolette larson, baby my heart, dirt band: Hi Barry, Any chance it s Make A Little Magic by the Dirt Band from the summer of 1980? Nicolette Larson sang with them on it and it was a country flavored pop/rock tune. The lyrics were: I don t need the same excuses all this talk is really useless...

Oldies: Song in my head, columbia lp, tom rush
columbia lp, tom rush, sarah murray: Hi J-eD..... What a beautiful song to have stuck in your head!! Child s Song was written by Canadian folkie Murray McLachlan (no relation to Sarah). Murray recorded it in the late 60 s but the hands down most beautiful, intimate, late night version was...

Oldies: Song Inquiry, iran hostage crisis, ayatollah khomeini
iran hostage crisis, ayatollah khomeini, steve dahl: Hi Harry, Thanks for your attention. Chicago DJ Steve Dahl (Of Disco demolition fame) did a parody of that great tune during the Iran hostage crisis, changing Sharona to Ayatollah. The single was a hit in Chicago, and The Knack sang it with Dahl at the...

Oldies: Song Lists, happy holidays, timelife
happy holidays, timelife, 1970s: Hi Roger, There are some great places to look at charts and lists online. Here are some: This one has several links that are sure to help: http://www.alaskajim.com/charts/decadesingles/1970s.asp http://www.gramble.com/music/top40.html http://lp2cd.com/time/70s.htm...

Oldies: Song Lyric, song lyric, game thanks
song lyric, game thanks, original song: Hi Aaron, I m sorry that I don t know this song but if you can find the record that the Alchemist remixed, it will list the credits for the sample he used and, at least, you ll have the writer s names for that original song. If I could hear it, I might...

Oldies: Song Lyrics, tommy leonetti, kimberly beck
tommy leonetti, kimberly beck, ebay: Hi Sharon, I m sorry to say that I don t remember all the words to that 1968 single. It s out of print but, now and again, I see it pop up on eBay as a used 45. If you get one of those, you can transcribe the lyrics as you listen. You can also have it transferred...

Oldies: Song Lyrics, false bravado, time baby
false bravado, time baby, sun goes down: Hi Steve, Baby Come Back was a #1 record in January of 1978 by the LA-based band called Player. It came out in the autumn of 1977 and stayed on the charts for a total of 32 weeks...that s 8 months!! The lyrics: Spending all my nights, All my money...

Oldies: Song Lyrics, dj sammy, power ballad
dj sammy, power ballad, magic radio: Hi John, The great Canadian singer/songwriter Bryan Adams released that power ballad in 1984 on his Reckless LP. It became a big hit for him in the Spring of 1985, giving Bryan his first of four career #1 singles. The version you heard was from...

Oldies: Song Lyrics, little blue man, betty johnson
little blue man, betty johnson, hugh downs: Hi Gail, That song is The Little Blue Man by Betty Johnson from 1958. She was a vocalist on the Tonight Show with Jack Paar; the voice of the little blue man on the record is that of Hugh Downs, who was the show s announcer and went on to host the Today...

Oldies: Song Lyrics, ooh wee baby, alexander oneal
ooh wee baby, alexander oneal, jimmy jam and terry lewis: Hello again Victor, The song Better Days is by Dianne Reeves on her 1987 debut album. It s also on her Best Of collection. The lyrics: Silver gray hair neatly combed in place. There were four generations of love on her face. She was so wise, no...

Oldies: Song from the late 50's or early 60's, little nash rambler, beep beep
little nash rambler, beep beep, roulette label: Hi Jo Ann, The Twin Tones did the song originally in 1957 on an RCA Victor EP. And it was NOT a big record. But, early in 1958, a Connecticut-based trio called The Playmates launched their career with their version of Jo-Ann on the Roulette label and...

Oldies: Song from late 60's, ooh ooh child, ooh ohh
ooh ooh child, ooh ohh, five stairsteps: Hi Lola, Much like the Jackson Five, The Stairsteps were a family group. They launched their act in their hometown of Chicago in the mid-60 s, pre-dating the Jacksons by a few years. The group was made up of four brothers and a sister. Eventually, they...

Oldies: Song from late 70's, can't find anywhere, desert rain, dermer
desert rain, dermer, paul rodgers: Hi Pat, I ve found no reference to No Relief in my Top 100 book. The only NO Relief I found was by a female in 1974 named Lorraine Ellison. It s kind of a bluesy, R&B sound. I did find song lyrics with no relief and watch me disappear in the...

Oldies: Song lyrics, marvelous toy lyrics, music lyric
marvelous toy lyrics, music lyric, ebay: Hi Daphne, The song you are thinking about is called The Marvelous Toy and it was recorded by Peter, Paul and Mary on their 1969 album Peter, Paul and Mommy. You can find the complete lyrics at this website: http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/THE-MARVELOUS-TOY-lyrics-Peter-Paul-Mary/7AC13C510897D68F48256A2200283BF9...

Oldies: Song lyrics approx early 70's, thumb a ride, red telephone
thumb a ride, red telephone, look in my eyes: Hi Janie, I think you re looking for The Red Telephone by Love. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave The Red Telephone Verse 1: Sitting on a hillside Watching all the people die I’ll feel much better on...

Oldies: Song lyrics,preformerd by.., crisp autumn, autumn morning
crisp autumn, autumn morning, misty morning: Hi Leigh, Thanks for your kind comments. Those lyrics rustle through the soul like a crisp autumn morning breeze and you have good taste to recognize their beauty. Enjoy the music and have a sweet day, Lo...

Oldies: Song lyrics, bbc broadcasts, harry hemsley
bbc broadcasts, harry hemsley, swinging on a gate: Thanks for all your help, James. I am one of the founders of a lyrics website named International Lyrics Playground . I hope you will have no objection, as I plan to put both sets of lyrics on the site and credit you with the transcriptions. Cheers...........Mel....

Oldies: Song lyrics search, ravan, female artist
ravan, female artist, song lyrics: Hello, Angelo! Thank you for your question. The song is called Morning Much Better and was originally recorded by Ten Wheel Drive with Genya Ravan. Soon after this version became popular, LaBelle released a remake in 1971. The Ravan version is more likely...

Oldies: Song lyrics, song title and artist, chris montez, mad about you
chris montez, mad about you, song lyrics: Hello Judi, I assume you re looking for The More I See You by Chris Montez, a hit in 1966. Here are the complete lyrics: The more I see you, the more I want you Somehow this feeling just grows and grows With every sigh I become more mad about you...

Oldies: Song lyrics...., girl group sound, brooklyn accent
girl group sound, brooklyn accent, demo recordings: Hi Susan, In the autumn months of 1962, a young girl from Brooklyn (and, yes, you can hear her Brooklyn accent on the opening spoken lines of the record... Now that you re not a kid..any..maw )named Marcie Blane recorded a song called Bobby s Girl ....

Oldies: Song from mid-sixties to mid-seventies, mid seventies, mid sixties
mid seventies, mid sixties, trumpet solo: john forgive me, but i m stumped here. i ve even tried internet searches of the lyrics you gave me. any other information you can give me? was this song on the radio? if it was, do you remember the station? what part of the country was the station...

Oldies: Song Name , Artist And Full Lyrics, doug mckenzie, dear lou
doug mckenzie, dear lou, ferris wheel: Hey Francis, Ian Thomas is the artist and the song is called I Really Love You . It was on Ian s fifth album, Still Here, released in 1977. Ian is from the city of Hamilton in Ontario. His brother, Dave Thomas, became famous some years later as Doug McKenzie...

Oldies: Song Name, dee dah, oldies station
dee dah, oldies station, o clock: Hmmm... Any chance it could be Billy Joel s Piano Man from 1978? Lyrics are below. Raven Piano Man by Billy Joel It s nine o clock on a saturday The regular crowd shuffles in There s an old man sitting next to me Makin love to his...

Oldies: Song name and additional lyrics, vintage sheet music, class exercise
vintage sheet music, class exercise, deep in your heart: Runita: It would be from a Vintage Sheet Music Collector. Paul Riseman is very goo. He had it recently for sale and I m sure he can get you a copy. Use this URL and scroll down to # 28. You can tell him I sent you. He might make you a xerox since you...

Oldies: Song name & Band, jefferson starship, amazon
jefferson starship, amazon, song lyrics: Hi Susan, Could it be Love Too Good by Jefferson Starship? It was the opening cut on their Earth album in 1978. The hits on that album were Runaway and Count On Me but Love Too Good got some airplay on album rock stations. The lyrics were: ...

Oldies: Song name and band, lindsay buckingham, stevie nicks
lindsay buckingham, stevie nicks, kingston trio: Hi Erich, The song is simply called Gold and reached #5 in 1979 for John Stewart, with some help on backing vocal by Stevie Nicks and guitar by Lindsay Buckingham. It was Stewart s biggest hit, although he also wrote some songs, including the Monkees...

Oldies: Song name Love is a bridge, heart to heart, little river band
heart to heart, little river band, lrb: Hi again Ken, Hmmm, I thought I had answered this one but here it is again. It was done by the Little River Band. Supposedly a Top 10 hit single in Australia (according to the LRB s website), it never made the Top 100 in the U.S. It s from their 1988...

Oldies: Song name - Miracle, country radio station, stacy lattisaw
country radio station, stacy lattisaw, jefferson starship: Hello Chung, I checked several songs. Miracle is a title that s been a different hit 3 times: Frankie Avalon in 1962, Bon Jovi 1990, and Whitney Houston in 1991. Miracles was done by Jefferson Starship in 1975, while Stacy Lattisaw did another in...

Oldies: Song name and peformer/s, e mail address, wbam
e mail address, wbam, medicine man: ron i gave it a shot, but couldn t come up with anything... i don t recognize the lyrics you gave me; plus i tried a handful of lyrics search sites and came up with nothing... but, i do have your e-mail address, and in the future if anything comes to...

Oldies: Song name I can't remember, lights went out in georgia, night the lights went out in georgia
lights went out in georgia, night the lights went out in georgia, vicki lawrence: Hi Melanie, The song is called He Did With Me and was done by Vicki Lawrence. It wasn t a big hit, though her The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia was a #1 song. Below are the complete lyrics to He Did With Me. Thanks for asking! : - ) ...

Oldies: Song name, mercy mercy mercy, juke box
mercy mercy mercy, juke box, marvin gaye: Hello Rory, The only song that comes to mind is Marvin Gaye s 1971 hit, Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology) . But I m not really certain if that s the one you want. Have a look at the following clip........ http://www.cnettv.com/9710-1_53-7504.html Glad...

Oldies: Song i was named after, miss jean brodie, prime of miss jean brodie
miss jean brodie, prime of miss jean brodie, yellow haze: Hi Bonnie, I assume the song you re looking for is Jean by Oliver. It reached #2 in 1969 and came from the movie The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. It was written by Rod McKuen. Here are the complete lyrics: Jean, Jean, roses are red All the leaves...

Oldies: Song needed, elton john kiki dee, princess grace of monaco
elton john kiki dee, princess grace of monaco, kiki dee: Yvonne, This is one of my favorite songs. I have the original on a 45. Bing Crosby and Grace Kelly s duet from the film High Sociiety did hit # 3 in 1956. (Cole Porter) [From the movie High Society starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra...

Oldies: Song: It's Only Make Believe, lesley gore, jack nance
lesley gore, jack nance, conway twitty: Patricia, It s Only Make Believe Conway Twitty Written by Conway Twitty and Jack Nance Peaked at # 1 in 1958 Later covered by Glen Campbell as a Top 10 pop hit in 1970. Also performed by Lou Christie & Lesley Gore as a somewhat-obscure 1986 medley...

Oldies: Song Origin, ellen foley, vietnam protest
ellen foley, vietnam protest, google: laurie so sorry it s taken me so long to get back to you... i ve been trying and trying to get you some type of answer to your questions about this song, but have come up with nothing. none of my books even have listings for the song title or the group...

Oldies: Song I remember from childhood., crooked little man, serendipity singers
crooked little man, serendipity singers, rain come down: Hi Janice, Oh what a cutesy song that was! It s called Don t Let The Rain Come Down (Crooked Little Man) and was done by the Serendipity Singers, a 9 member pop-folk group organized at the University of Colorado. The song reached as high as #6 in the...

Oldies: Song Singers..., david dundas, spandau ballet
david dundas, spandau ballet, billboard charts: Yvonne, Sorry it took me so long but today was the first day we ve had without rain in a while, and it got up to 80 degrees, so I got out and about. I just got home a little while ago. I live in Lake County in a little place called Whispering Pines....

Oldies: Song Singers..., boxcar willie, billboard charts
boxcar willie, billboard charts, magic lanterns: Yvonne, Good morning! (at least it s still morning here in northern California) (1) One Night Stand by Magic Lanterns (1971) It reached #74 on the Billboard charts in that year. (2) Give Me Forty Acres by The Willis Brothers (1986) (also by Boxcar...

Oldies: Song: Sometimes When We Touch, franks, greatest hits
franks, greatest hits, dan hill: Hi Jason, Dan s hit Sometimes When We Touch was a solo vocal upon its original release in 1977. He did a new version as a duet for his album Greatest Hits And More in 1993 with a woman named Rique Franks. Dan did have a top ten hit with a duet...

Oldies: Song search, last kiss, glass breaking
last kiss, glass breaking, frank wilson: Hi John, You re probably looking for the classic Last Kiss by J. Frank Wilson & the Cavaliers. It reached #2 in 1964. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Well, where oh where can my baby be The Lord took her away...

Oldies: Song search, heavenly night, blue jeans
heavenly night, blue jeans, song search: Hello Rose, The song was called SOMEBODY S KNOCKIN and it was sung by the blind, Country singer TERRI GIBBS. It was a #8 Country hit in late 1980, and a #13 Pop hit in early 1981. Glad to be of help. Cheers........Mel. SOMEBODY S KNOCKIN ...

Oldies: Song and singe, ric shaw, sand woman
ric shaw, sand woman, stephen bishop: Hi Cathy, You re probably looking for Stephen Bishop s On And On, which reached #11 in 1977. Below are the complete lyrics. I hope that s the one and thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Down in Jamaica They got lots of pretty women Steal your money...

Oldies: Song was song in the l950's or 1960's, 50th wedding anniversary, john mccormack
50th wedding anniversary, john mccormack, kay starr: Frances, I m glad that you identified the Kay Starr song. I was not familiar with it, but I am now. I am not aware of John McCormack and Al Morgan recording together, nor of JM recording that song. The song is sung by Al Morgan on his CD Jealous Heart and...

Oldies: Song Title, background singers, dance disco
background singers, dance disco, funny stuff: Hello Lisa, That s Right On Track by Breakfast Club. It was a hit for the group in 1987. Gonna make a move that knocks you over Watch this turn one s gonna put you away But I m doing my very best dancing Every time you re looking the other way ...

Oldies: Song Title, clear blue sky, empty heart
clear blue sky, empty heart, baby thanks: Hi Nicole, That s a great song by Trisha Yearwood called There Goes My Baby. It came out in April, 1998. Here are the complete lyrics: He was the kind of guy who loved so unselfishly And everyone could see what a prize he was Everyone but me I...

Oldies: Song Title, long lonely nights, meadow birds
long lonely nights, meadow birds, colors of the rainbow: Hi Shar, That is one GREAT song! It s called A Lover s Concerto and was a huge hit in 1965 for a group known as the Toys. Here are the complete lyrics: How gentle is the rain That falls softly on the meadow? Birds high up in the trees Serenade...

Oldies: Song Title, richard blade, oncoming train
richard blade, oncoming train, independent releases: Hi David, I haven t ignored your question but have been asking around about this song. My guess is that it was a KROQ record...did you listen to that station?.......and they played many independent releases and imports that never were officially released...

Oldies: Song Title, theme from jaws, jaws the movie
theme from jaws, jaws the movie, compilation albums: I m sorry Pat but I do not have a clue what songs you might be referring to. This will be a small competition run by a local radio station and over the years there has been tens of thousands of them. All I can tell you is that the theme from Jaws was written...

Oldies: Song Title, video christmas card, grass valley
video christmas card, grass valley, last christmas: Pat, Thanks for the kind words. They have 13 Vietnam Memorial Bridges in Nevada County, California honoring fallen Vietnam soldiers from that county. So it was real. http://sierranevadabsma.org/links.html#bridges I wouldn t want to go to Iraq. It...

Oldies: Song Title, drummer keith moon, rupert holmes
drummer keith moon, rupert holmes, practical joker: Hi again, Bobby, The song Happy Jack was popular during the springtime of 1967 by the British band, The Who. It s easy to find on almost any of their many hits collections or online, for purchase. I especially like the ending where guitarist Pete Townsend...

Oldies: Song Title and Artisit, beatles eleanor rigby, artisit
beatles eleanor rigby, artisit, girls name: Hi Ryan Sorry for the delay in writing but I have been away. I have searched my 50,000 song title data base for records with a girls name beginning with E but sadly have drawn a blank. All I could find was the Turtles Eleanor, Deep Purples Ellen Beatles...

Oldies: Song Title/Artist, ed sullivan show, lullaby of birdland
ed sullivan show, lullaby of birdland, inferno e paradiso: Hi Eric, I was just looking thru some old CD s and I think I have the song you re looking for with some info. It seemed familiar and for some reason I was thinking the Muppets but really wasn t sure what you were talking about. Then I found the CD and...

Oldies: Song Title and Artist, passion burns, caribbean queen
passion burns, caribbean queen, sharing the same dream: Hello Fran, Is it this one........... CARIBBEAN QUEEN Recorded by Billy Ocean - 1984 She dashed by me in painted on jeans And all the heads turned beacuse she was the queen In the blink of an eye I knew her number and her name yeah And she said...

Oldies: Song Title and Artist, birds in the sky, billy j kramer
birds in the sky, billy j kramer, dakotas: Hello, Ray! Thank you for your question. The name of the song is Bad to Me and it was performed by Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas. It was a big hit for them in 1964. Thanks again for your question. Let me know if I can be of further help. Andre...

Oldies: Song Title and Artist, harold melvin and the blue notes, mid seventies
harold melvin and the blue notes, mid seventies, black group: Hello, Lynn! Thank you for your question. This song is The Love I Lost and it was performed by Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes. Good memory on the timeframe - it was a hit for them back in 1973. The chorus goes like this: The love I lost was a sweet...

Oldies: Song Title & Artist, tequila sheila, pancho villa
tequila sheila, pancho villa, hearing footsteps: Hello Leon, That was Bobby Bare s 1980 recording called Tequila Sheila . TEQUILA SHEILA (Written by Davis & Silverstein) Pour me another tequila, Sheila. Take off that red satin dress. Cause I crossed the border, and I beat the dealer For...

Oldies: Song Title and Artist, jesse colin young, tree in a meadow
jesse colin young, tree in a meadow, warm mouth: Hi Pam, That s a song called Sunlight by Three Dog Night, written by Jesse Colin Young. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Have you seen the sunlight pouring through her hair And felt her warm mouth on ya in the summer...

Oldies: Song Title and Artist, all time favorite songs, leblanc
all time favorite songs, leblanc, falling in love: Hi Matt, That s one of my all-time favorite songs!! I ve been listening to it in my car for years! It came out in late 1977 and is called Falling, reaching #13 in early 1978 for LeBlanc and Carr. It was their only big hit. Thanks for asking! :...

Oldies: Song Title/Artist, teenie bopper, old memories
teenie bopper, old memories, mp3 zip: Gene, I don t know either, but the last guy that sent me a sound file wrote the below, and sent me the songs. ~G@ry Thanks for the reply... I ve uploaded a portion of each track to my FTP space... here are the links: http://go-sound.zftp.com/miracle.mp3...

Oldies: Song Title/Band Name, badfinger, k tel
badfinger, k tel, single version: Hi Chris, Yes, there is a different mix available. I have the Badfinger CD, which took some years before they finally released it on CD. It has the American single version and the alternate version. The American single version is what s played on the...

Oldies: Song Title and singer of song, jimmy wakely, beautiful brown eyes
jimmy wakely, beautiful brown eyes, rosemary clooney: Hi Doug, The song Beautiful Brown Eyes was written by Arthur Smith, the guy who did Guitar Boogie . Arthur recorded it in the late 1940 s. In 1951, the song became a very big country hit by Jimmy Wakely with Les Baxter s Chorus on Capitol. Simultaneously,...

Oldies: Song Title, tight harmony, don beck
tight harmony, don beck, medium rock: Hi again Don, I hope this is the one! My Top 100 book shows a song called Minnesota which reached a peak of #88 in 1975 for a group known as Northern Light. They were on Columbia Records. I was not able to find any lyrics for the song. Thanks again...

Oldies: Song title "Because", keely smith, enrico caruso
keely smith, enrico caruso, placido domingo: Hi Nina, Because was a beautiful song from 1902. In 1913, it was a big hit for Enrico Caruso on the Victor label. In 1948, Perry Como recorded it on RCA Victor. It became another million seller in his already successful career. Mario Lanza also...

Oldies: Song title, hoyt axton, three dog night
hoyt axton, three dog night, crescendo: Hello, Bonnie! Thank you for your question. I believe the song you want is Never Been to Spain by Three Dog Night. Written by Hoyt Axton, it was a hit for them back in the 1971-1972 area. Here are the lyrics as found on the Internet: Well I never been...

Oldies: Song title, steve arrington, tim dozier
steve arrington, tim dozier, funk bands: The song that is sampled on Snoop Dogg s, Let s Get Blown is by the group Slave and the song is called Watching You . Arguably the hottest of the 70s Ohio funk bands, Slave had a great run in the late 70s and early 80s. Trumpeter Steve Washington...

Oldies: Song title, oscar hammerstein ii, ravenal
oscar hammerstein ii, ravenal, seventh heaven: Hello Marie, I think you are trying to recall the song Why Do I Love You , as sung by the young lovers, Magnolia and Ravenal, in the musical Show Boat . WHY DO I LOVE YOU From the Broadway Musical Show Boat (1928) (Jerome Kern / Oscar Hammerstein...

Oldies: Song title?!, woman singer, reparata
woman singer, reparata, girl band: Hello! Thanks for your question. The song is indeed called Tommy and it is by the girl group Reparata and The Delrons. This song as well as many of their others is available on a compilation of their work released in 2005. Thanks again for your question....

Oldies: Song title, blue magic, andrew hope
blue magic, andrew hope, ring circus: Hello, Carolyne! Thank you for your question. You re very close! The song is by Blue Magic but it was their follow-up to Sideshow and is titled Three-Ring Circus. It, like Sideshow, was a hit for them in 1974. Thank you again for your question....

Oldies: Song title, year of the cat al stewart, moon in the sea
year of the cat al stewart, moon in the sea, peter lorre: Megan, How about, Year of the Cat , by Al Stewart? It reached #8 on the Billboard Charts on 12/11/76. There s no song called, Year of the Cow that I know of. Year Of The Cat Al Stewart On a morning from a Bogart movie In a country where they...

Oldies: Song title, felicia sanders, victor young
felicia sanders, victor young, blue star: Hi Tony, Originally, this song was an instrumental written by Victor Young as the theme to the 1955 TV series, Medic . Later that year, Edward Heyman added lyrics and the song became known as Blue Star . Felicia Sanders had the hit with it. The lyrics...

Oldies: Song title and Artist name, hitch hiking girl, strange things happen in this world
hitch hiking girl, strange things happen in this world, dickey lee: Hello Judy, The song I have in mind doesn t fit your description in every detail, but it s close enough for it to be considered........... LAURIE (STRANGE THINGS HAPPEN) Written by Milton C. Addington & Cathie Harmon Recorded by Dickey Lee - 1965...

Oldies: Song title and Artist sought, fortune and fame, office gold
fortune and fame, office gold, gold records: Hi John , The song Life s Been Good was by Joe Walsh and was from the movie FM . It was all over the radio during the hot summer of 1978. The lyrics: I have a mansion, forget the price Ain t never been there, they tell me it s nice I live in hotels,...

Oldies: Song title/artist, david clayton thomas, bobby colomby
david clayton thomas, bobby colomby, blood sweat tears: Hiya Patrice, It was Blood Sweat & Tears alright. David Clayton-Thomas, the Canadian singer who gave their second,third and fourth LP s their character (1969-1971) returned in 1976 to try to help the band resurface. It didn t work and they got dropped by...

Oldies: Song title/artist, seven little girls, hands on the wheel
seven little girls, hands on the wheel, eyes on the road: Hi Jo Ann, Seven Little Girls Sittin In The Back Seat was a huge hit for Paul Evans just as everyone went back to school in the autumn of 1959. Paul went on to write one of the biggest hits from the summer of 1962, Bobby Vinton s first big one, Roses...

Oldies: Song title and artist, club cherry bomb, lonesome jubilee
club cherry bomb, lonesome jubilee, room farmhouse: Hello. Thank you for submitting your question! The song you seek is Cherry Bomb. It was written and recorded by John Mellencamp and released on his album The Lonesome Jubilee. It was a hit in late 1987 through early 1988. Here are the lyrics: Cherry...

Oldies: Song title and artist, oldies but goodies, billboard charts
oldies but goodies, billboard charts, hudson bros: Judy, I apologize, I should have been able to find that song for you. It s right in the reference book I ve had the longest with the title you mentioned without the ok . Yes,it WAS the Hudson Brothers. It reached a peak of #21 on the Billboard Charts...

Oldies: Song title & artist, jimmy clanton, all time favorite songs
jimmy clanton, all time favorite songs, billboard charts: Suann, I m sorry for this being so late. For some reason your question, and someone elses didn t arrive in my e-mail box, and allexperts just informed me that I had this and the other question pending. Just A Dream was by Jimmy Clanton. It reached...

Oldies: Song title and artist, blood sweat and tears, snow queen
blood sweat and tears, snow queen, dancing queen: Hi Charles, Follow this link to allmusic.com (always a great site for music questions and info.) and you can listen to some clips of the songs by clicking the little volume icon for each! http://wc06.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&token=ADFEAEE57A18D847AE7720C0932941C7AD7EF71DCD63E38F162F451BDFBA3C54801865E85FE9D8CDAEF96AB679AFF862A5500CDAC0EC57ECBC1B&sql=17:1412021...

Oldies: Song title and artist, lee dorsey, holy cow
lee dorsey, holy cow, holy smoke: Holy Cow by Lee Dorsey hit #23 on the national U.S. charts in 1966: I get weak and I cant eat Since you walked out on me Holy smoke, what you doin to me, yeah I cant eat and I cant sleep, yeah Since you walked out on me, yeah Holy cow, whatcha doin,...

Oldies: Song title and artist, buzz cason, garry mills
buzz cason, garry mills, circus of horrors: Hi Jack, I was thinking that you might mean the song Look For A Star from the early summer of 1960. It was from a British movie called Circus Of Horrors and there were two versions out at the same time. They almost sounded identical. One was by a British...

Oldies: Song title and artist from lyrics, dick and deedee, lonely baby
dick and deedee, lonely baby, lonely soul: Hi Patty, That sounds like it s The Mountain s High by Dick & DeeDee, a hit originally in 1961. If that s not the one, please let me know (with any other info., if possible). Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave THE...

Oldies: Song title and artist from mid-sixties to early seventies, mid sixties, male singer
mid sixties, male singer, those eyes: Hi John, Thanks for your attention, and sorry for the delay in getting back to, it occured a failure in my operating system, so it was at fault for 02 days. You are looking for Virginia (Touch Me Like You Do) by the Cnadian singer Bill Amesbury, originally...

Oldies: Song title and artist please, sleep baby sleep, diana trask
sleep baby sleep, diana trask, neighbourhood bar: Hello, Teresa! Thank you for your question. The song you want is titled Oh Boy [some sources show it as Oh Boy (The Mood I m In) ] and was recorded by Diana Trask, who released her version as a single around 1974 or 1975. It was an Australian hit for...

Oldies: Song title and artist using lyrics, cinnamon cinder, vic dana
cinnamon cinder, vic dana, pastel six: Hello, Lynn! Thank you for your question. Your first song is indeed a one-hit wonder. It is called The Cinnamon Cinder (It s a Very Nice Dance) and it was performed by The Pastel Six, a hit for them in 1962/1963, just as you recalled. Your second song...

Oldies: Song title and artist, third rate romance, amazing rhythm aces
third rate romance, amazing rhythm aces, sammy kershaw: Hi Glenn, To save your sanity (no extra charge!) the song is Third Rate Romance by the Amazing Rhythm Aces, which reached #14 in 1975. Sammy Kershaw had a big country hit with it just a couple of years ago. Here are the lyrics too: Sitting at a tiny...

Oldies: Song title and band, drop the pilot, top 40 radio
drop the pilot, top 40 radio, pilot rock: Hi James, It s possible it s Joan Armatrading s Drop The Pilot from 1983. That s the closest we could come up with so far. Here s a link to the lyrics to that song: http://www.stlyrics.com/songs/j/joanarmatrading2037/dropthepilot96240.html Can you...

Oldies: Song title and lyrics, oldie around the fifties or sixties, heaven in my heart, popular song
heaven in my heart, popular song, platters: Hi Ray. Must be popular song. I answered the same question lin March! ;-) Anyway here is answer. It s Remember When by The Platters: Here are words. Glad I could Help! Steve Remember when (dah-doot-doo-doo) I first met you (dah-doot-doo-doo)...

Oldies: Song title and who original made it, cousin mary, fludd
cousin mary, fludd, blair: Hi Blair. Title is Cousin Mary and it s by the Canadian band Fludd. From the 1970s. It s on a best of CD by Fludd. Lyrics go: Cousin Mary by Fludd Cousin Mary was a lady that could really hold her own She went fighting for her country, she went fighting...

Oldies: Song title & singer6nh7n, bristol stomp, len barry
bristol stomp, len barry, dovells: Hi Dolores, 1-2-3 is the name of it and it was done by Len Barry, reaching #2 in 1965. Len had been lead singer of the Dovells, who had a couple of hits in the early 60s, including You Can t Sit Down and Bristol Stomp. 1-2-3 was Len s only big hit as...

Oldies: Song title unknown, pina colada song, pina coladas and getting caught in the rain
pina colada song, pina coladas and getting caught in the rain, o malley: Hello Michelle, That s Escape (The Pina Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes. I was tired of my lady, we d been together too long. Like a worn-out recording, of a favorite song. So while she lay there sleeping, I read the paper in bed. And in the personals...

Oldies: Song title and words if possible please., light a penny candle, galway bay
light a penny candle, galway bay, turf fire: Hello Jan, Yes, that s a very famous song about Ireland, and it s actually called Galway Bay . Here are the full lyrics.... If you ever go across the sea to Ireland Then maybe at the closing of your day You will sit and watch the moon rise over...

Oldies: Song title, rainbow chorus, colors of the rainbow
rainbow chorus, colors of the rainbow, different point of view: Hi Heather, That song is possibly Flowers Are Red by Harry Chapin. It was never released as a single and is on the CD called Living Room Suite. You can listen to some of it and even purchase the CD here: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000002H44/002-7253655-2730462?v=glance...

Oldies: Song titled "Again", vic damone, frank sinatra
vic damone, frank sinatra, rick nelson: Hi JOan, The song Again has been recorded by several artists inclduing Etta James, Doris Day, Night People, Rick Nelson, and Frank Sinatra. By your description, you re probably thinking of Vic Damone (or Sinatra?), who also recorded it. Thanks for...

Oldies: Song about trucking on route 40, wee lad, cartunes
wee lad, cartunes, aaca: Hi Claud, Idaho Red by Wade Ray came out in 1954..you couldn t have been more than a wee lad! To hear it, click on http://local.aaca.org/junior/cartunes/mp3/truckin.htm When you get there, you ll see a jukebox filled with great truckin tunes and...

Oldies: Song Words, emil coleman, maurice sigler
emil coleman, maurice sigler, isham jones: Hello Tony, Here are the words etc......... LITTLE MAN, YOU VE HAD A BUSY DAY Written by: Mabel Wayne, Al Hoffman & Maurice Sigler) Recorded by: Emil Coleman - 1934 Isham Jones - 1934 Paul Robeson - 1934 Ray Noble Orch. (vocal: Al Bowlly)...

Oldies: Song Year, paul revere, radio fans
paul revere, radio fans, boise area: Hi, I Got A Line On You was recorded in 1968 for Spirit s second album, THE FAMILY THAT PLAYS TOGETHER. The album came out the first week of 1969 as did the single. The song became the group s first and biggest hit during late February into mid-March...

Oldies: The Song, "ALWAYS", irving berlin song, george olsen
irving berlin song, george olsen, jonathan lewis: Hello Alan, This Irving Berlin song proved very successful in 1926 and their were five different versions that were very popular at that time: (1)Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra (vocalist not known) (2)George Olsen & His Orchestra with vocal by Edward...

Oldies: Songs from each decade, red sails in the sunset, strangers in the night frank sinatra
red sails in the sunset, strangers in the night frank sinatra, downtown petula clark: Hello Robert, This has been a very difficult task. It would be very easy to give you a dozen titles for each year, let alone each decade. Anyway, I ve whittled it down to the following: MARGIE (Eddie Cantor) 1921 APRIL SHOWERS (Al Jolson) 1922 IF YOU...

Oldies: Songs About Mother, dear old mother, ry night
dear old mother, ry night, eddy arnold: Hi Kathleen: Could it be That Wonderful Mother of Mine that Eddy Arnold recorded? See lyrics below. Hope that helped! Steve THAT WONDERFUL MOTHER OF MINE Writers Walter Goodwin, Clyde Hager The moon never beams without bringing me dreams...

Oldies: Songs with the person's name "Grace", 80th birthday party, wynonna judd
80th birthday party, wynonna judd, oak ridge boys: Hello Helen, Apart from the obvious one, Amazing Grace , the following songs all have the name Grace in their titles: State Of Grace by Billy Joel Miss Grace by The Catalinas / also by The Tymes Grace by Murray Head Far From Grace by The...

Oldies: Songs, peak billboard position, canyons of your mind
peak billboard position, canyons of your mind, elusive butterfly of love: Yvonne, I don t know if you have these lyrics or not, but these are my favorite lyrics. Not my very favorite song (one of my favorites though), but my favotite lyrics. Elusive Butterfly -Artist: Bob Lind -peak Billboard position # 5 in 1966 -Words...

Oldies: Sonny, bobby hebb, song blue skies
bobby hebb, song blue skies, sheetmusicdirect: Hi Claire, Here are a couple of places to find sheet music for those songs. Sunny, Bobby Hebb: http://www.sunhawk.com/ProductDetail.aspx?ProdID=267160 http://search.musicnotes.com/?q=Bobby%20Hebb&hl=a&arp=1 Blue Skies: http://www.sheetmusicdirect.us/search/productDetail.do?itemId=1000004176...

Oldies: Sorry, emile ford, sorry i ran all the way home
emile ford, sorry i ran all the way home, del shannon: Hi Rich, The only version to reach the Top 100 is by the Impalas. It has been recorded by some other artists, however. They include The Chaperones, Emile Ford, Heinz, Del Shannon, The Roommates, Johnny Newton & the Tags, and Showaddywaddy. I hope...

Oldies: Source Music for The Charleston, dancing dave, source music
dancing dave, source music, happy dancing: Hi Ken, Because of its age, I m not sure you ll find a lot, but you can look here for history and music links: http://www.streetswing.com/histmain/z3chrlst.htm Here s a good one! http://www.cduniverse.com/search/xx/music/pid/1073661/a/Strictly+Dancing:+Charleston.htm...

Oldies: Spill the Wine, eric burdon war, leaping gnome
eric burdon war, leaping gnome, high upon a mountain: Hi DLG, It s actually pearl! Spill The Wine was a huge hit for Eric Burdon & War in 1970. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Spill the wine and take that pearl, Spill the wine and take that pearl Spill the wine and...

Oldies: Startones, alan mason, bridgeport connecticut
alan mason, bridgeport connecticut, brother tommy: Anne, According to The Complete Book of Doo Wop , by Dr. Anthony J. Gribin, and Dr. Matthew M. Schiff, I Love You So Dearly b/w Forever My Love , was by Startones (1) (aka Carnations (6), which were the ones I wrote about. This is what it has in...

Oldies: Steve Miller or Manfred Mann: Blinded by the light, jive bunny and the mastermixers, manfred mann blinded by the light
jive bunny and the mastermixers, manfred mann blinded by the light, greetings from asbury park: Hello, Mark! Thank you for your question. Here s the story: Blinded by the Light was written by Bruce Springsteen and first released by him on his 1973 album Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ. However, the big hit version came in 1976, when Manfred...

Oldies: Summer 1975 Marbella, Spain, jan birkin, mable john
jan birkin, mable john, otis redding: Ji Jackie, It looks as if you re looking for I Love You More Than Words Can Say which was originally done in 1967 by Otis Redding and written by Eddie Floyd of Knock on Wood fame. The song never reached the charts again in the U.S. I don t have access...

Oldies: Summer of love, tv mini series, blissful world
tv mini series, blissful world, strife: Brian: Could it be this one? Steve I thought about my scene today And I ve finally got the words to say The truth is cutting like a knife Gonna use it to cut away my strife The grass is green and the sky is blue My head is clear and my thoughts...

Oldies: Sunset Strip Curfew Riots, sunset boulevard, sunset strip
sunset boulevard, sunset strip, stephen stills: Hi Kenneth, As I remember it, during the summer of 1966, there were thousands of hippies loitering on the street in West Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard. When they were asked to keep moving by the police (knowing the kids had nowhere to go), a series of brawls...

Oldies: Sweet Talk, tennessee waltz, doc pomus
tennessee waltz, doc pomus, songwriting team: Hi Mark, There was a song called Sweet Talk done by a group called The Youngsters on the B-side of their single Teenaged Susan in 1959. I ve never heard it. It was on the APT label, a division of ABC-Paramount. The label was black with a multi-colored...

Oldies: Swing era, erskine hawkins, woody herman
erskine hawkins, woody herman, louis jordan: Hello Ward, I m not absolutely certain of the exact recording dates for each version of this song, but I do know that the version by Woody Herman was recorded on February 26th 1945 and entered the charts on May 5th, reaching the #2 position. A version...

Oldies: who sang this?, candy kisses, redd stewart
candy kisses, redd stewart, sad affair: Hello Debbie, This is the one you re looking for: THAT S A SAD AFFAIR Written by Redd Stewart Recorded by Jim Reeves I know a boy who knows a girl and she is so in love She wants him for he s all the things that she s been dreamin of She...

Oldies: who sang?, bobby hebb, president kennedy
bobby hebb, president kennedy, alexis: Hi Alexis, It s actually Sunny and was a huge hit for Bobby Hebb in 1966, reaching #2 on the charts. Hebb wrote it in 1963 after the deaths of his brother and President Kennedy. The song was released 40 years ago this week! Thanks for asking! :...

Oldies: who sang it?, country career, joe stampley
country career, joe stampley, solo hits: Hi Linda, All These Things was done in 1966 by a group known as the Uniques. It was re-released in 1970. Joe Stampley was a part of the group and he went on to a very successful country career. One of his country solo hits was a remake of All These...

Oldies: who sang this?, johnny crawford, lonely guy
johnny crawford, lonely guy, s song: Hi Beverly, The Proud song you wrote about was done by Johnny Crawford. It reached #29 in 1963. Below are the lyrics. Thanks for asking and happy holidays! : - ) Dave We had a quarrel the other day And I just let you walk away (CHORUS)...

Oldies: Who sang ballad "Lies" in the 50's?, perry como music, perry como
perry como music, perry como, barris: Hi Lucy, Lies was done by Perry Como. Below are some of the lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Lies Perry Como Music by Harry Barris Lyrics by George E. Springer Lies that made me happy Lies that made me blue. You lied to me the...

Oldies: who sang a certain song, bob rosenberg, pony tail
bob rosenberg, pony tail, will to power: Hi Carol, The trio was from Florida and called themselves Will To Power. Bob Rosenberg was the guy and when that record was made, the female was Maria Mendez. The third member in the 80 s was named Dr. J. As of 1990, Bob teamed with one female partner...

Oldies: who sang so in love, deborah rollins, oldies song
deborah rollins, oldies song, leroy hutson: Great steppers song: So In Love With You by Leroy Hutson LEROY HUTSON is an African American instrumentalist, composer, arranger, producer and multi-talented performer He never achieved a level of success that his talent deserved. Leroy first formed...

Oldies: who sang one in a million to me, guns roses, one in a million
guns roses, one in a million, romantic hits: Hi Ken, You re probably lookinf for the Romantics One In A Million, which was ther followup to their smash Taling In Your Sleep, in 1984. I remember having that VINYL album! The album came out in 1983 and was called In Heat. You can find it here:...

Oldies: who sang this and what is the name?, dew drop inn, mario andretti
dew drop inn, mario andretti, mag wheels: Hi Sherri, Ahhh, yes, it was an early Charlie Daniels song called Uneasy Rider, from 1973. Here are the complete lyrics: I was takin a trip out to LA Toolin along in my Chevrolet Tokin on a number and diggin on the radio... Just as I crossed...

Oldies: Who sang the original?, styx, babe
styx, babe, stu: Judy- The song you are looking for is Babe by Styx. It hit #1 on the national US charts in 1979. It is on A&M #2188. Written by Dennis DeYoung Lead Vocals by Dennis DeYoung Babe, I m leaving, I must be on my way The time is drawing near My train...

Oldies: who sang this and if poss the words, rain rain, sad affair
rain rain, sad affair, babbling brook: Hello Sharon, I m not familiar with this song myself, but I have managed to locate the following for you on a children s song site: If you didn t have rain Then you couldn t have showers If you didn t have showers Then you couldn t have flowers...

Oldies: who sang this song, dean martin, song on the radio
dean martin, song on the radio, carpenters: Hi Jon, Hmmm...Dean Martin did a song called That s All I Want From You, but it doesn t appear to be the one you re looking for. Part of the lyrics are: Oh a little love that slowly grows and grows Not one that comes and goes That s what I want...

Oldies: who sang this song, al hibbler, decca label
al hibbler, decca label, richard mullen: Hello Trinidad, A lovely question for a Sunday morning! He was written by Richard Mullen and, in 1955, there were two hit versions of the song. Al Hibbler had the bigger hit on teh Decca label while The McGuire Sisters released a version on the Coral...

Oldies: Who sang this song?, rivingtons, trashmen
rivingtons, trashmen: Hi Kim, The actual title of Bird s The Word was done by the Rivingtons, reaching #52 on the Top 100 in 1963. They also did Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow, in 1962. The Trashmen recorded Surfin Bird, which sings A-well-a bird, bird, bird, well the bird is the...

Oldies: who sang the song..., sal mineo, art mooney
sal mineo, art mooney, vikki carr: Cindy, If you re talking about the OLD standard, Baby Face . Many, many people have sang this song. The only one to hit the top 10 on the Billboard Charts was Art Mooney who had a #5 hit with it in 1948. It was written in 1926 with music by Harry Akst...

Oldies: who sang this song, new romance, four tops
new romance, four tops, million tears: Here you go! Cheers Sean 1982 Performer Four Tops Title Don t walk away Lyrictext Don t walk away, don t walk away Not now that I m inspired Oh, won t you stay, please, won t you stay? (Won t you stay?) Come on girl, come around now ...

Oldies: who sang this song, paul peterson, pretty women
paul peterson, pretty women, roy orbison: Hi Dave Sorry for taking so long to get back to you but I have been away. I m pretty sure that the song you are looking for is by Paul Peterson. Here s a website to check it out further. http://www.rockabillyhall.com/RayPeterson1.html Good luck Cheers...

Oldies: Who sang this song?, polly arnold, arizona wranglers
polly arnold, arizona wranglers, arthur godfrey: Here you are, Karen, SLAP ER DOWN AGIN, PA Written by: Polly Arnold, Eddie Asherman & Alice Cornett Recorded by: Esmereldy & Her Novelty Band - 1948 Arthur Godfrey & The Too Fat Trio - 1948 Rex Allen & His Arizona Wranglers - 1948 Patsy Montana...

Oldies: who sang this song: "L is for the way you look at me", milt gabler, bert kaempfert
milt gabler, bert kaempfert, nat king cole: Hi Michelle- L-O-V-E By Nat King Cole ( Billboard # 81 in 1964) Lyrics by Milt Gabler and Music by Bert Kaempfert L is for the way you look at me O is for the only one I see V is very, very extraordinary E is even more than anyone that you adore...

Oldies: who sang this song: "L is for the way you look at me", nat king cole, lyrics
nat king cole, lyrics, heart: Hi Michelle, L-O-V-E been recorded by many but Nat King Cole had the most famous version, hitting the charts in 1964 with it. Here are the complete lyrics for L-O-V-E: L is for the way you look at me O is for the only one I see V is very, very...

Oldies: who sang this song: "L is for the way you look at me", milt gabler, bert kaempfert
milt gabler, bert kaempfert, nat king cole: Michelle. This song peaked at # 81 on Billboard in 1964 by Nat King Cole L-O-V-E Words by Milt Gabler and Music by Bert Kaempfert L is for the way you look at me O is for the only one I see V is very, very extraordinary E is even more than...

Oldies: who sang this song and the name of the song, brand new fool, billboard charts
brand new fool, billboard charts, colored dreams: Evelyn, I remember that song, in fact, I have it. It s called, Fools Fall In Love , by the Drifters. It only reached #69 on the Billboard Charts on 3/9/57. Fools Fall In Love by The Drifters (words & music by Leiber & Stroller) Fools fall in love...

Oldies: Who sang this song?, carnival balloon, dusty sprinfield
carnival balloon, dusty sprinfield, wheel within a wheel: Hi Paul, Thanks for the followup info. I m wondering if that was on the radio in the U.S. (where I am) or another country. I searched my Top 100 book (again, U.S.) for all the words in the lyrics you gave me, and also searched a great deal online with...

Oldies: who sang this & what's the title?, musicdownloads walmart, oi music
musicdownloads walmart, oi music, soul something: Hi Tracy, The song is called The Music Will Not End and it is listed as being performed by Walter Murphy from a 1978 album called Phantom of the Opera. You can download the song here: http://musicdownloads.walmart.com/catalog/servlet/SearchServlet;jsessionid=G60Kt02rTphyTyq14LvLGp4LnC7CNwKqQJbl1bHGY5Kmzm10GSGK!1854509010?term=the+music+will+not+end&x=26&y=9&action=song...

Oldies: who sang this & what's the title?, nite flyte, tearing up my heart
nite flyte, tearing up my heart, honey don: Hi Tracy, The song is called You re Breaking My Heart and was done by Niteflyte in 1981. It appears the album is out of print, but I found an import:http://www.cduniverse.com/search/xx/music/pid/6676885/a/Nite+Flyte+2.htm Thanks for asking! : - )...

Oldies: who sang this & what's the title?, dying ember, mystery song
dying ember, mystery song, old photograph: Hi Tracy, That song is called old Photograph and was done by Jim Capaldi. You can find it here: http://www.amazon.com/Let-Thunder-Cry-Jim-Capaldi/dp/B00004T2S0 Here s one place to find his other CDs: http://www.cduniverse.com/search/xx/music/artist/Capaldi,+Jim/a/Jim+Capaldi.htm...

Oldies: who sang or whats name of song, new christy minstrels, singing a happy song
new christy minstrels, singing a happy song, burt bacharach: Hi Sharon, The song is called Three Wheels On My Wagon and was done by the New Christy Minstrels and co-written by Burt Bacharach. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking and happy holidays! : - ) Dave Three wheels on my wagon, ...

Oldies: Who sang........, kay kay, hurricane smith
kay kay, hurricane smith, oh babe: kay the only song i can think of titled don t let it die was from a guy named hurricane smith ... it was on his self-titled lp from 1973... it wasn t a hit in america... hurricane s biggest hit was oh babe, what would you say from 1972. hope...

Oldies: Does THIS scenario/lyric fragment look familiar?, e mail address, male singer
e mail address, male singer, canadian artist: mike i ve tried a bunch of lyrics sites, google and yahoo; and also asked a friend who has some knowledge of canadian artists... i m still stumped. i feel badly i can t come up with anything for you. if you d like, give me your e-mail address. if...

Oldies: scott mckenzie, scott mckenzie, anthology
scott mckenzie, anthology, san francisco: spyteri- The song San Francisco(Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair) was released in 1967 and appeared on the following albums: Stained Glass Anthology, San Francisco, and San Francisco-Very Best. The single was on ODE #103. I hope this helps, St...

Oldies: search for a song, crests, molly
crests, molly, data base: Hi Leon Curiously this one rang a very small bell with me and I can even (sorta) vizualise it. However, not withstanding this I have drawn a blank with my search. Mind you the bulk of my search revolved around the assumption that the word Molly appears in...

Oldies: searching for a song title and the artist who sang it, pamela pamela, top oldies
pamela pamela, top oldies, dickey lee: Pamela- Red, Green, Yellow & Blue was indeed recorded by Dickey Lee. It only reached #107 on the US charts in 1968. Anything out of the top 100 is difficult to get information on. It is on the ATCO label #6546. you may get lucky if you Google the top oldies...

Oldies: searching for a song title/artist, billboard charts, loop de loop
billboard charts, loop de loop, johnny thunder: Floyd, I finally found your song. I don t know if you ve already found it, but if not, here it is. ~G@ry This song was charted at #4 on the Billboard charts on February 2,1963 LOOP DE LOOP Johnny Thunder Here we go loop de loop Here we go loop...

Oldies: searching for a song, melissa austin, crazy party
melissa austin, crazy party, sweet mother: Hi Melissa, Austin Roberts had a hit with Rocky in September/October of 1975. The lyrics were: Alone until my eighteenth year We met four springs ago She was shy and had a fear Of things she did not know But we got it on together In such a super...

Oldies: searching for title and artist, calgary alberta canada, mid sixties
calgary alberta canada, mid sixties, lyric searches: Hi again Gina, Thanks for the extra information. I m guessing it was something that might have been popular in Canada but not here in the U.S., which is why a few us don t know it. I have found a few mid-60 s Big Brother songs. Tompall Glaser and...

Oldies: shrimp boat song, hurry hurry hurry, shrimp boats
hurry hurry hurry, shrimp boats, shrimp boat: Hi John! Jo Stafford s big hit. Here ya go! Steve CHORUS Shrimp boats is a comin Their sails are in sight Shrimp boats is a comin There s dancin tonight. Why don t-cha hurry, hurry, hurry home? Why don t-cha hurry, hurry, hurry home? Look,...

Oldies: Down in the silver mine, sausalito summernight, dutch group
sausalito summernight, dutch group, claim to fame: Hi again Ken, You might be looking for the group Diesel, a Dutch group whose claim to fame was Sausalito Summernight in 1981. Down In The Silvermine was on the same album called Watts In A Tank. You can read more about it and even hear a clip of...

Oldies: Who sing this song and what the tittle, cuts like a knife, knife cuts
cuts like a knife, knife cuts, male singer: Hi Syxx, It s possible you re looking for Cuts Like a Knife by Rockwell. Not a known song here in the U.S. since it never made the pop charts. Here are the lyrics: You touched my life With your softness in the night My wish was your command ...

Oldies: singer/title, cook da books, paul anka
cook da books, paul anka, ronnie milsap: Hi again, Ronaldo! Thank you for your new question. I am sorry that it took me so long to reply, but I had some trouble finding this one. The song is called Reality and it was written by Vladimir Cosma and performed by Richard Sanderson. Coincidentally,...

Oldies: singer of Lord if i make it to heaven can i bring my own angel alone, craig moerer, dear lou
craig moerer, dear lou, billy parker: OK Pam, I heard back from Craig Moerer, the guy with the Billy Parker vinyl LP for sale. I asked him for the track listing and he wrote: The tracks are: Lord If I Make it To Heaven (Can I Bring My Own Angel Along), The Pillow, Let A Fool Take Bow,...

Oldies: singer male and tittle ?, waitin in school, doll shoes
waitin in school, doll shoes, soda pop: Hi Nelson, Is it possible you re looking for Waitin In School by Rick Nelson? It starts off with the school line: I been a-waitin in school all day long A-waitin on the bell to ring so I can go home Throw my books on the table, pick up the telephone...

Oldies: who was the singer and the name of song, paul revere and the raiders, don fardon
paul revere and the raiders, don fardon, mr andrew: Hello, Cindy! Thank you for your question. The song is called Indian Reservation. It was originally recorded by Don Fardon and a hit for him in the late 60 s. In the early 70 s, it became a number one hit for The Raiders (formerly Paul Revere and The...

Oldies: singer, song, ruby andrews, dave thanks
ruby andrews, dave thanks, caled: Hi Pat, I found Casanova (Your Playing Days Are Over) by Ruby Andrews! It apparently was more of an R&B hit, thought it reached #51 in 1967 on the Top 100 as well. I assume that s the song you re looking for. Thanks again for asking! : - ) Dav...

Oldies: Who singer and what is the title of this song?, ry, eva
ry, eva, smile: Kali, I m sorry, but I entered your lyrics into the Internet and I don t find any like that. Not all songs are on the internet for various reasons. What you might do is ask one of the other experts on this site. Maybe one of them can help you. G@r...

Oldies: singer, old father time, isham jones
old father time, isham jones, band leader: Well there was one in the 40s written by band leader Isham Jones. It MIGHt be that. Here are the words: So here s to you May your dreams come true May old father time Never be unkind And through the years Save your smiles and your tears They re just...

Oldies: singing group, dale berger, bakersfield california
dale berger, bakersfield california, regional act: Right you are, Sherry. I ve never heard of this regional act. If you can write to Art Laboe, he might be able to help. He knows more about California R&B and doo-wop vocal groups than anyone else and he might just know something about The Lancers.I believe...

Oldies: who sings it?, collectables records, angel angel
collectables records, angel angel, bertha tillman: Hi Lupe, Oh My Angel was a hugh hit for Bertha Tillman in 1962 on Brent records #7029, it has also been reissued on Eric & Collectables records. If you go to cdnow.com & type in her name, you can hear it ! There is also a great version by Kit...

Oldies: who sings, edwin hawkins singers, oh happy days
edwin hawkins singers, oh happy days, oh happy day: Hello, Ashleigh! Thank you for your question. Oh Happy Day is best known in its version by The Edwin Hawkins Singers. Edwin Hawkins wrote the song, and it was a hit back in 1969. In 1970, another hit version was released by Glen Campbell; however, it...

Oldies: Who sings this?, ooh baby, song writers
ooh baby, song writers, body and soul: Well Allison...when I first saw the Body and Soul part I thought, this is going to be an easy one , because there s a very famous song called, Body and Soul that many people have sang for a few decades now, but to my surprise, the lyrics to that song...

Oldies: Who sings this ballad?, elvis record, roy hamilton
elvis record, roy hamilton, album thanks: Hi Maxine, The song Don t Let Go was originally an uptempo hit for a great singer named Roy Hamilton back in 1958, sounding rather like an Elvis record...and, likely, on purpose. In 1979, soulful crooner/record producer Isaac Hayes slowed the song...

Oldies: who sings "girl of my dreams", don juans, girl of my dreams
don juans, girl of my dreams, don juan: Rudy, Although when I find a song, I usually send the lyrics along with it. This time I can t find the lyrics, but because you mentioned Don & Juan, I pretty well assume that the song you want is called, The Girl of My Dreams by The Don Juans. It was...

Oldies: Who sings "Because, because I love you", billboard charts, organ solo
billboard charts, organ solo, dave clark five: Fernando, That was the Dave Clark Five with Because . It reached a peak on the Billboard Charts at #3 on 8/1/64. BECAUSE The Dave Clark Five (Dave Clark) It s right that I should care about you And try to make you happy when you re blue It...

Oldies: who sings these lyrics?!, 4 non blondes, linda perry
4 non blondes, linda perry, searching the web: Hi Jess, That s What s Up by 4 Non-Blondes from the spring and summer of 1993. Linda Perry was the lead singer of the group. She went on to write big songs for other artists as well as produce their albums. She s all over the second album by Pink and...

Oldies: Who sings this and what's the name of it??, claim to fame, electric avenue
claim to fame, electric avenue, eddy grant: Hi Sherri, I assume you re looking for Baby Come Back, which was done by the Equals in 1968. It wasn t real big, reaching #32 on the charts, but its later claim to fame is that the group included Eddy Grant, who had a hit with Electric Avenue in the...

Oldies: Who sings this song?, ooh ooh, ooh girl
ooh ooh, ooh girl, oh girl: Hello Eddy, That s a song called I Like The Way You Love Me , which was recorded by Brenton Wood in 1966. There were later recordings by Foxy, Lil Rob, and Judith Muro. I LIKE THE WAY YOU LOVE ME (Written by Alfred J. Smith) Oh-oh-oh-oh-oh yeah...

Oldies: Who sings this song?, huey piano smith, springtime
huey piano smith, springtime, clowns: Hi Travis, In the springtime of 1958, Huey (Piano) Smith & The Clowns had a hit with that song on the Ace label. They were a New Orleans R&B group who did rather well in the late 50 s with novel, lighthearted songs. The title is Don t You Just Know It...

Oldies: who sings this song?, bobby hebb, sunshine bouquet
bobby hebb, sunshine bouquet, cd compilations: Hi Toi, Written and sung by Bobby Hebb from Nashville, Tennessee, it was a very big hit in the summer of 1966. The song is called Sunny and was written by Bobby in memory of his brother, Hal, who was killed in a mugging. The lyrics are: unny, yesterday...

Oldies: who sings this song?????, carolyn willis, darlin
carolyn willis, darlin, vocalist: Hi Rose, Seals & Crofts did the song Get Closer in 1976 with featured vocalist Carolyn Willis providing some extra flavor. The lyrics are: Chorus: Darlin if you want me to be closer to you, get closer to me. Darlin if you want me to be closer to...

Oldies: who sings this song????, seals and crofts, dash crofts
seals and crofts, dash crofts, carolyn willis: Rose- Seals and Crofts(Jim Seals and Dash Crofts) hit #6 on the national US charts in 1976 with Get Closer . The song also featured vocals by Carolyn Willis: Darling if you want me to be closer to you Get closer to me Darling if you want me to be closer...

Oldies: who sings this song???, engelbert humperdinck, lyrics
engelbert humperdinck, lyrics, love: Hello, Michelle! Thank you for your question. The title is indeed Love Is All and it was performed by Malcolm Roberts in the late 1960 s. Engelbert Humperdinck would also later go on to record a version, but the Roberts one is the most well-known. ...

Oldies: Who sings this song, wanda jackson, my chemical romance
wanda jackson, my chemical romance, famous last words: Hi Rebecca, Thanks for all the nice comments. As for an oldie of Famous Last Words, none have made the Top 100 so I m not sure which one your sister would be looking for. Does she have any lyrics? There are several versions with that title, including...

Oldies: who sings this song?, ry night, neal diamond
ry night, neal diamond, song question: Hi Jamie, When you mentioned Neil Diamond, it brought this song to mind from early 1981, the era you designated. Could it be Hello Again ? Not the exact lyric you said but the same intent and meaning.... Hello again, hello Just called to say hello...

Oldies: who sings this song, snap shot, perfect lover
snap shot, perfect lover, shot women: Hello Kimberly Ann, That s the 1983 song Snapshot by the Country singer, Sylvia. I found a cigarette, circled with lipstick And the lingering of perfume in the room The look on his face, was priceless I don t think he expected me so soon I m sure...

Oldies: Who sings the song Love MeFor Free?, magic potion, deniece williams
magic potion, deniece williams, old music: Hello Barry, Do you mean this one........ Whispering in his ear My magic potion for love Telling him I’m sincere And that there’s nothin’ too good for us And I just got to be me, be me Whispering in his ear My magic potion for love...

Oldies: Who sings this? and song name?, oldie but a goody, air radar
oldie but a goody, air radar, new sunrise: Hi Brandon, There are probably a load of songs with that line in it but the one that comes to mind right away is Radar Love by the Dutch band Golden Earring. I ve been drivin all night, my hand s wet on the wheel There s a voice in my head that...

Oldies: who sings this song and maybe where to purchase it, sad love song, here come the brides
sad love song, here come the brides, greenest green: Connie, You ve exhausted me on this one...and I was so determined to find the song since it has such an emotional meaning to you. I have asked everyone I know who is good at this sort of thing and we can t hone in on a song. A few people said the theme...

Oldies: Who sings this song, lizzie miles, local dj
lizzie miles, local dj, song on the radio: Hi Dana- It might be That s All Right Daddy by Lizzie Miles. I can t be certain with so little info. See if your brother can recall anything else at all about the song. If he can t remember anything else about the song, could he possibly contact...

Oldies: Who sings these songs, gene raskin, mary hopkin
gene raskin, mary hopkin, sandie shaw: Hello Kathy, Thanks for your attention. You are looking for Those Were The Days , an Ukranian or Russian, a traditional folk song adapted by Gene Raskin, or a brand new song written by Paul McCartney just for Mary Hopkin. Many myths have grown...

Oldies: who sings it and whats it called, gimme gimme gimme, spencer davis group
gimme gimme gimme, spencer davis group, gimmie gimmie: Hi Emma, Not sure if this is the one you re looking for since it s not really an oldie but below are the lyrics to Brendan s Gimme Some. There was an old song called Gimme Some Lovin by the Spencer Davis Group in 1967 but the lyrics are not as close...

Oldies: Thanks!, franki valli, personal fave
franki valli, personal fave, tip of my tongue: Thanks Susan! I was checking email at the time your question arrived so I was able to answer it right away. Funny thing, back around 1974, while living in New Jersey, I had heard a New York City station changing format and on their last day they played...

Oldies: sinner man, e mail address, sinner man
e mail address, sinner man, nina simone: Hi, Indeed, there are many versions/covers of this song as it is a traditional folk song. The version of The Weavers is probably the earliest ( modern ) recorded version (They recorded it in the late 50s). Other older versions besides that of The Weavers...

Oldies: six 60's music titley, little anthony and the imperials, lou rawls
little anthony and the imperials, lou rawls, sitting on a fence: Hey again! Rockabilly is by Guy Mitchell. Going in With My Eyes Open was a hit for David Soul (Hutch of Starsky and Hutch) in 1977. The Coffee Song - The version I know is the Frank Sinatra one, but that one is from the 50s. For a 70s version,...

Oldies: A sixties song, sixties song, average white band
sixties song, average white band, slide guitar: Hello, Jim! Thank you for your question. The song is called Pick Up the Pieces and it was performed by Hudson-Ford. You can hear the song at myspace.com/hudsonford . It was released in 1973. Thank you again for your question. Let me know if I can be...

Oldies: slower music of the Korean war, hugo winterhalter, jackie gleason orchestra
hugo winterhalter, jackie gleason orchestra, instrumental magic: Brian, I haven t watched an episode of MASH for a quarter of a century, so I cannot comment on just which instrumental music they used. In the early 1950s it was pre-Rock n Roll, so it was popular music on 45 RPM singles. LPs were still new. Maybe orchestral...

Oldies: smoky robinson cover, bette davis eyes, harry nilsson
bette davis eyes, harry nilsson, disco version: Hi Sandi, In the spring of 1980, Kim Carnes, herself a terrific songwriter, had a top 10 hit with Smokey s More Love . Even though Kim is a fine writer, the biggest hits she had were written by others (Bette Davis Eyes was by Donna Weiss and Jackie DeShannon)....

Oldies: "solitaire" peter mclan, peter mclan, musicstack
peter mclan, musicstack, hi mike: Hi Mike, The album is out of print and apparently not available on CD. There are some 45 copies of the song online. You can see them here: http://sdstudio.freeyellow.com/page1.html http://www.musicstack.com/item/144733152/mcian+peter/solitare ...

Oldies: sometimes when we touch instrumental version, richard clayderman, carl doy
richard clayderman, carl doy, little speaker: Rajitha, Go to the website below, and you ll see a list of artists that do this song. Click the little speaker icon, and you ll be able to listen to a 30 second clip of the song. Some will be singing, and maybe some will not. I checked out only one, and...

Oldies: sometimes, vocal trio, female duo
vocal trio, female duo, tyrone davis: Hi Jackie, A group from New Jersey called Facts Of Life did the R&B version of Sometimes during the winter months of 1977. They were a vocal trio that featured a woman and two men. The female in the group was the younger sister of Tyrone Davis, who had...

Oldies: song, needle in a haystack, stones songs
needle in a haystack, stones songs, solo artists: cynthia talk about a needle in a haystack... can you give me anything else to go on? tell me and pretty much all other stones songs have been covered by lots of bands and solo artists. did the band have a male or female lead singer? rock band or...

Oldies: What is that song?, shame shame shame shame, shame shame shame
shame shame shame shame, shame shame shame, false moustache: Hi James, You were listening to country radio in the autumn of 1974. That s by Johnny Carver and the song was called Please Don t Tell (That Sweet Old Lady Of Mine) . It was a top 10 country hit on ABC Records. Today, it is out of print but you might find...

Oldies: what is the song?, strange things happen in this world, dickey lee
strange things happen in this world, dickey lee, strange force: Hello Wendy, I think you must be referring to this one........ LAURIE (STRANGE THINGS HAPPEN) Written by Milton C. Addington & Cathie Harmon Recorded by Dickey Lee - 1965 Last night at the dance I met Laurie So lovely and warm, an angel of...

Oldies: a song, earth wind fire, rudolph isley
earth wind fire, rudolph isley, chris jasper: The song is called Sensuality by The Isley Brothers The Heat Is On (Isley Brothers album) Studio album by The Isley Brothers Released 1975 Recorded Kendun Recorders, Burbank, California Genre Funk/soul/rhythm and blues Length 37:09 Label T-Neck/Epic...

Oldies: song, fool and his money, badfinger
fool and his money, badfinger, paul mccartney: Hello C That song was called Come And Get It . It was written by Paul McCartney and was a hit for Badfinger in 1970. If you want it, here it is, come and get it Make your mind up fast If you want it anytime, I can give it But you better hurry...

Oldies: song, paul carrack, whiskey bottle
paul carrack, whiskey bottle, blue fingers: Hi Sue, That s Squeeze from their 1981 album East Side Story . Paul Carrack is the vocalist, I believe. The song is called Labelled With Love . The lyrics: She unscrews the top of a new whiskey bottle And shuffles about in her candle lit hovel,...

Oldies: song, marc bolan, bang a gong
marc bolan, bang a gong, drummer tony: Hi Nick, The song Bang A Gong was a hit twice. The original was by the British band T. Rex. It was written by the band s leader, Marc Bolan, and was a huge rock anthem during the summer of 71 in England. Here in America, it was released at the end of...

Oldies: song, oldies cd, pbs specials
oldies cd, pbs specials, oldies song: Rosalyn- (Eugene Pitt and) the Jive Five recorded My True Story in 1961 on the Beltone label #1006. It reached #3 on the national U.S. charts and is readily available on many oldies CD s. It is one of my favorite songs and they performed it live a few years...

Oldies: song, norman luboff choir, arthur lyman
norman luboff choir, arthur lyman, chet atkins: Hi Randy, Yes, it was recorded by the Mills Brothers and many others including the Norman Luboff Choir, Roger Williams, The Ventures and Chet Atkins. The Mills Brothers version charted in 1959. Others that made it onto the Pop charts included a version...

Oldies: Who did this song, gilbert o sullivan, vanessa amarosi
gilbert o sullivan, vanessa amarosi, kylie minogue: Hi Wayne, Could it be Gilbert O Sullivan s Can t Get You Out of My Mind that you re looking for? Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave You know what s right baby, I know what s wrong, Turn off that light baby and I ll...

Oldies: song, curtis stigers, flower bloom
curtis stigers, flower bloom, miracle album: Hello Lynne Here s what you are looking for! Hope you have a beautiful wedding. Cheers Sean Artist: Curtis Stigers Song: Never Saw A Miracle Album: [ Curtis Stigers CD] Written by Curtis Stigers and Barry Mann Seen a light divine Seen water...

Oldies: song from 1950's, hurry hurry hurry, shrimp boats
hurry hurry hurry, shrimp boats, louisiana moon: Hello Maggie, That song was just called Shrimp Boats and was a big hit for both Jo Stafford (#2 chart position) and Dolores Gray (#16) in 1951 (you were absolutely correct with the date!). SHRIMP BOATS (Written by Paul Mason Howard & Paul Weston)...

Oldies: song between 1967 - 69, seattle radio station, young girl of sixteen
seattle radio station, young girl of sixteen, noel harrison: Hi Albert, The song is called A Young Girl and was done by Noel Harrison, reaching #51 in early 1966. Cher later recorded a version of it but Harrison s is the only one to make the Top 100. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : -...

Oldies: song from 1975-1977, workin man, male singer
workin man, male singer, alice cooper: Hi Shirley, Is it possible you re thinking of You And Me by Alice Cooper? That reached #9 on the charts in 1977 and he sings: You and me ain t no super stars. What we are is what we are. We share a bed, some popcorn, and TV, yeah. And that s...

Oldies: song, top 100 singles chart, top 100 singles
top 100 singles chart, top 100 singles, rolling stone: Hi Cynthia, I checked my Top 100 book, which lists everything that ever made the Top 100 singles chart and there s no other reference to Tell Me (You re Coming Back), other than the Rolling Stones original 1964 version. It s possible the song was later...

Oldies: song, living in style, lady luck
living in style, lady luck, guitar music: Hi Donna, Winning was a hit for Santana in the spring of 1981. The lyrics are: One day I was on the ground When I needed a hand And it couldn t be found I was so far down That I couldn t get up You know and One day I was one of life s losers...

Oldies: This song, ann nesby, sounds of blackness
ann nesby, sounds of blackness, head to the sky: Hi Dominique, The song is called Optimistic . It s from 1991 and is by a gospel group from Minneapolis called Sounds Of Blackness. The woman singing lead is Ann Nesby. Rapper Jadakiss sampled Ann s vocals in his track called Keep Ya Head Up . The SOB...

Oldies: song, shinin, tears from your eyes
shinin, tears from your eyes, lyricks: Hi Charles, The song is called Daddy What If and was done by Bobby Bare in 1974. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave (Daddy what if the sun stop shinin what would happen then) If the sun stopped shinin you d be so...

Oldies: song, dee ford, dee dee
dee ford, dee dee, song question: Bill, I m positive this IS the song you want, BUT, for some reason the majority of the words are NOT the words to the song you want, just the last part with the I need your lovin everyday phrases. It IS by Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford called, I Need Your...

Oldies: what song is this ???, takin care of business, womans work
takin care of business, womans work, tina arena: Hello Sam, The only song that comes immediately to mind is Tina Arena s Woman s Work ..... 7:45 on the radio, and the voice says Time to rise and shine Gotta get you up, then I disappear In the time that Im away from you Gotta start the grind,...

Oldies: song, oldies song, black group
oldies song, black group, google: Hi Anthony Sorry, drew a blank on this one. If it is an old 50 s/early 60 S US black group then you may have a problem. I list nearly 300 groups from that era and most of their material was issued once only on vinyl. If the record didn t sell then it was...

Oldies: another song, good mama, comedian dave
good mama, comedian dave, summer fairs: Hi Ryan, The song is called Painted Ladies and reached #34 in 1974 for Ian Thomas, a Canadian, who is the brother of SCTV comedian Dave Thomas. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks again for asking! : - ) Dave remember setting out just to...

Oldies: song, little eva, oldies station
little eva, oldies station, hands off my baby: Hi Brenda! I m glad you found your song. How did you find it? By just giving me That Boy Is Mine , you can see why it would be hard to find. Those lyrics are probably in a lot of songs. I just put hose lyrics in a few search engines and out of 200...

Oldies: song, kiss of the spider woman, percy faith
kiss of the spider woman, percy faith, woman soundtrack: Hello Fred, I m not familiar with Marta. Where have you heard it? Radio? Specifically, when/where? Was it a hit song? I found some named Marta songs but don t know if these are the vocal versions of the one you re looking for. One is by Percy...

Oldies: song, abraham martin and john, old friend john
abraham martin and john, old friend john, friend abraham: Brian, That s, Abraham, Martin and John , by Dion (Dion Di Muci), from Dion & the Belmonts. It reached #4 on the Billboard Charts on 10/26/68. Abraham, Martin, and John By: Dion (Words and Music by Richard Holler) Anybody here seen my old friend...

Oldies: Another 'What's this song', traffic steve winwood, jim capaldi
traffic steve winwood, jim capaldi, steve winwood: Hi Pat, Gee, I almost forgot about that one! The song is called That s Love by Jim Capaldi and reached #28 in 1983. It was his biggest solo hit, though he was best known for being the drummer in the group Traffic. Steve Winwood sang and played on the...

Oldies: Who? What? When? Where? for song.., paris sisters, national charts
paris sisters, national charts, amazon: Heather- I Love How You Love Me was recorded by the Paris Sisters in 1961. The song reached #5 on the US national charts and was on Gregmark Records #6. It is readily available on various oldies albums. You could try Amazon by doing a search for the Paris...

Oldies: song from the 50's, strange things happen in this world, dickey lee
strange things happen in this world, dickey lee, strange force: Hi Frank, Laurie (Strange Things Happen) was by Dickey Lee and was popular during June and July of 1965. Last night at the dance I met Laurie, So lovely and warm, an angel of a girl. Last night I fell in love with Laurie - Strange things happen...

Oldies: song from the 50's, harold barlow, sleepy lagoon
harold barlow, sleepy lagoon, water on the brain: I VE GOT TEARS IN MY EARS (FROM LYIN ON MY BACK IN MY BED WHILE I CRY OVER YOU) Written by Harold Barlow Recorded by Homer & Jethro I ve got tears in my ears from lyin on my back In my bed while I cry over you And the tears in my ears, they re...

Oldies: song from 50's i think, tropic sun, don williams
tropic sun, don williams, life on earth: I m not 100 % sure because the lyrics that you supplied don t match exactly, but I think that you are talking about Til by The Happenings . Til Til the moon deserts the sky Til all the seas run dry Til then I ll worship you. Til the tropic...

Oldies: What is this song from the 50s?, 50s, cheers
50s, cheers: Hi Graham, Are you overseas from America or were you when you heard the song? The song doesn t feel familiar to me at all and I m pretty good with 50 s or early 60 s hits. Perhaps it was a hit elsewhere? Anything else you can tell me about the song will...

Oldies: song, dionne warwick, nat king cole
dionne warwick, nat king cole, zapponi: Hello Kholoud, I m sorry you were disappointed in the timeliness of the response. How long did it take, maybe 2 hours? I get these questions to my Yahoo account and check email many, many times a day. I answered your question as soon as I saw it. ...

Oldies: What song is this?, jeff beck, t rex
jeff beck, t rex, summer of 69: Hi Corinne, It s by Donovan with some help from Jeff Beck and called Goo Goo Barabajagal (Love Is Hot) and reached #36 on the U.S. Top 100 in 1969. It was simply Barabbajagal in the UK, where it hit #12 in the summer of 69. Thanks for asking! ...

Oldies: song from the 70's, kenny rogers and the first edition, kenny rogers
kenny rogers and the first edition, kenny rogers, country performer: Hi Sharon, That song is called Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In) and it was the first big hit for Kenny Rogers, back in his psychedelic days in 1968. It was actually released under the name of the group, The First Edition, and...

Oldies: song, milwaukee wi, radio
milwaukee wi, radio: Hello again, Matt! I have been poking around and may have some further information about Changin Winds. Could you e-mail me at AndrewAllExp@hotmail.com so that I may further discuss this with you? Thank you! Andre...

Oldies: i have a song, apples peaches pumpkin pie, apple peaches pumpkin pie
apples peaches pumpkin pie, apple peaches pumpkin pie, apple cinnamon: Hi Jun, I m not sure if this is what you re thinking of or not, but it s the closest thing that comes to mind: Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie by Jay & the Techniques. It was a big hit for them back in 1967. You can find the lyrics on this website: http://www.oldielyrics.com/lyrics/jay_and_the_techniques/apples_peaches_pumpkin_pie.html...

Oldies: song, les elgart, dick haymes
les elgart, dick haymes, ukelele ike: Hello Sue, This song was first a hit in 1928, but gained a new-found popularity when it was featured in the 1944 film Since You Went Away . Helen Forrest and Dick Haymes had a big hit with it that year. Guy Lombardo & His Orch. and Dinah Shore also had...

Oldies: song, keyboard player, old navy
keyboard player, old navy, peyroux: Hi Bee, The song is called Blue Alert and was written and originally recorded by Anjani, the keyboard player in Leonard Cohen s group. She came across a lyric fragment on his desk and wrote the song around it. However, the version used in the Old Navy...

Oldies: the song without you, nilsson schmilsson, harry nilsson
nilsson schmilsson, harry nilsson, concert posters: Without You was originally recorded by Badfinger on their 1970 LP entitled No Dice . It beceme a hit single for Harry Nilsson and appears on his 1971 LP called Nilsson Schmilsson . The Nilsson cover was #1 in Billboard for 4 weeks in early 1972. ...

Oldies: song, don and dewey, freddy fender
don and dewey, freddy fender, marie osmond: Hi Lynn, The original was by Don And Dewey on the Specialty label in 1957. It was also done in 1974 by Donny & Marie Osmond. The actual title is I m Leaving It Up To You . Only Donny & Marie s version has the word All in the title. Thanks for asking,...

Oldies: about a song, midnight confessions, cd compilations
midnight confessions, cd compilations, grass roots: Hello Susan! Thank you for your question. The song you re remembering is Midnight Confessions. It was a top ten hit for The Grass Roots back in 1968. On a personal side note, I really enjoy the music of The Grass Roots, so I recommend checking out...

Oldies: a song, marian mcpartland, frances langford
marian mcpartland, frances langford, kenny rankin: Hello Nicole, Do you mean this one...... AT LAST Written by Mack Gordon & Harry Warren Most famously recorded by Etta James At last My love has come along My lonely days are over And life is like a song Ooh yeah yeah At last The skies...

Oldies: song artist, burt bacharat, dionne warwick
burt bacharat, dionne warwick, carole bayer: This song was written by Burt Bacharat with lyrics by Carole Bayer Sagar. It was recorded by Dionne & Friends which was in fact Dionne Warwick, Elton John, Stevie Wonder and Gladys Knight. The song was made as a fund raiser for AIDS and AIDS related diseases....

Oldies: song & artist, smooth grooves, artists cd
smooth grooves, artists cd, song artist: Hello, Percy! Thank you for your question. The first song is called Too Lonely to Be Alone and it was performed by a group named Kwick. The second song is called No One Can Treat Me Like U and the artist is named Dreamboy. The Dreamboy song is...

Oldies: song / artist, daryl hall john oates, sara smile
daryl hall john oates, sara smile, war babies: Hi Randy, Daryl Hall & John Oates did that song on their second album. The LP was called Abandoned Luncheonette and it was released on Atlantic Records in 1973...and it s a terrific album. While When The Morning Comes was released as a single, it never...

Oldies: song/artist, ninety nine years, guy mitchell
ninety nine years, guy mitchell, dead or alive lyrics: Hi Thomas, That song was a hit for Guy Mitchell in 1956. The full title is Ninety Nine Years (Dead or Alive) and you can find the full lyrics on this website: http://www.lyricstime.com/guy-mitchell-ninety-nine-years-dead-or-alive-lyrics.html Hope that...

Oldies: song artist, 70s disco, abc records
70s disco, abc records, dj dance: Al Hudson & The Soul Partners, OR AL Hudson & The Partners. 1978 - I think it s on ABC records, but I m pretty sure you may have trouble finding it. It may be a 12 (DJ dance mix record) only release. Hope that helps. Good luck, disco fan! :-...

Oldies: song and artist of this one-hit wonder, french accent, loving uncle
french accent, loving uncle, noosha fox: Hello Adam, Oh, it only looked like we were stumped! Thanks to some very--make that VERY knowledgeable musicologists, here s your answer: There was a group from England called Fox, led by Noosha Fox. She left in 1977 and had a minor UK hit with the...

Oldies: song artist, karen chandler, mel carter
karen chandler, mel carter, joe joe: Joe, The original artist was Karen Chandler who had a #5 hit with it in 1953. Then Mel Carter had a #8 hit with it in 1965. Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me Words and Music by Harry Noble Hold me, hold me Never let me go until you ve told me, told...

Oldies: song book,magazine,or what ever they called it., going out of my head, rhythm and blues
going out of my head, rhythm and blues, song time: Hi Teddy, Nope you ain t going out of your head, there were several of those mags published in the 50s, I have a collection of some of them, including; Rhythm and Blues, Hit Parader, Song Hits, Song Parade, Song Time. You can find most of these on...

Oldies: a song called gramma's rocking chair, old rocking chair, bill withers
old rocking chair, bill withers, sentimental reasons: Hi Dee, I looked in my Top 100 book and there are only 2 entries for Grandma, Gramma, or Grandmother and neither appear to be the one you re looking for: Grandmother s Song by Steve Martin in 1977 Grandma s Hands by Bill Withers in 1971. I...

Oldies: A song called "Tina", capella harmony, rca victor
capella harmony, rca victor, afrikaan language: Hi Tina, By any chance, did it have a capella harmony at the beginning where they sing Tina...shango and some other Afrikaan language? If so, it s The Tokens on the flip side of The Lion Sleeps Tonight from the end of 1961 on RCA Victor. I loved both...

Oldies: song credits, five stairsteps, o o h child
five stairsteps, o o h child, ooh child: Hi Peggy, Generally, people are looking for the person or group who sang a song, so done by means recorded by or made popular by. Most people are not specifically looking for writers of a song (unless of course they ask for the writers) since the composers...

Oldies: song from early to mid 60's, phil harris and alice faye, letter from uncle sam
phil harris and alice faye, letter from uncle sam, mystery tune: Hi, Felipe! Thank you for your question. Unfortunately, I can t find anything. The closest I found is that, on Phil Harris and Alice Faye s radio show, one segment was entitled A Letter From Uncle Sam. I don t know if that could relate to your 45 or not....

Oldies: song on an email i received concerning senior citzens, oh mercy, music thanks
oh mercy, music thanks, senior citizens: Glenda, I just re-read your e-mail and realized it s probably an instrumental backing to the e-mail. If that s the case, forget the lyrical examples I sent to you. Just let me know what s up and we ll go from there and try to track down your music....

Oldies: Did song even exist, sun sun sun, glendale community college in arizona
sun sun sun, glendale community college in arizona, glendale community college: Leonard, The song is Temma Harbour by Mary Hopkins. It reached #39 on the Billboard Charts on 2/21/70. I just listened to a 30 second clip of the song, and I MIGHT have heard it before. I DID like what I heard. You can listen to a 30 second clip...

Oldies: song from frisco, sonny james, mile and a quarter
sonny james, mile and a quarter, carol smith: John, You must NOT be from San Francisco, but from another city in the Bay Area because the word frisco is a derogatory remark in The City. (;-)) I m from the Bay Area (born in Berkeley, raised in Oakland for a while, lived in San Francisco for 15 years,...

Oldies: song about frog, clarence frogman henry, song yesterday
clarence frogman henry, song yesterday, boy and a girl: Wow! This one was easy as I was listening to the song yesterday. It s I Ain t got no home by Clarence Frogman Henry. It s out on a FABULOUS new CD on the Putumayo Label titled New Orleans Playground . I highly recommend it! And I love the song! Glad...

Oldies: can get this song out of my head, song on the radio, soul music
song on the radio, soul music, well thanks: Hello Marc, Thanks for the low knowledge mark, Marc. You gave me two words to work from, lost and salvation , and obviously expected miracles. If the one I sent you wasn t the correct one, it would have been nicer if you had said so and asked me to...

Oldies: what is the song in my head?, top 100 charts, beverly craven
top 100 charts, beverly craven, german charts: Hi Damien, Sorry for the delay. The site was doing some upgrades. There are 2 versions I ve found but neither made the Top 100 charts in the U.S. so I wasn t familiar with the song. The original was as Promise Me by Beverly Craven and the other (same...

Oldies: song heard on a comercial, hum hum, exact version
hum hum, exact version, ukelele: Hi Alayna, Was it sung by a guy with a rather high voice and was he playing a ukelele? Was he singing the actual song Over The Rainbow ? It would start with him...no so much humming...but going oooo and then going into Somewhere Over The Rainbow ....

Oldies: a song I heard but can not name, billy preston, will it go round in circles
billy preston, will it go round in circles, pop charts: Hi Peter, Will It Go Round In Circles was by Billy Preston. It topped the pop charts in the summer of 1973. The lyrics: I ve got a song, I ain t got no melody I ma gonna sing it to my friends I ve got a song, I ain t got no melody I ma gonna...

Oldies: song identification, frankie lyman and the teenagers, oldies station
frankie lyman and the teenagers, oldies station, eddie bond: OK Well there is a heap of possibilities here. In the first instance thee are over 400 songs that start with the word baby . I have whittled this down to a few possibilities. Baby don t get hooked on me - Mac Davis CBS BA461724 (1972) seems the most likely...

Oldies: song identification, mm mm mm, bristol stomp
mm mm mm, bristol stomp, dovells: Hi Mike, Wait, I think your finger snapping clue did it! I was singing the mmm mmm and snapping my fingers and came up with Little Bitty Pretty One, a hit for Thurston Harris in 1957 and later a hit for the Jackson 5. It has the mmm mmm mmm mmmm, finger...

Oldies: song info, rain and shine, sweet romance
rain and shine, sweet romance, wind and rain: Hi Shaun, The song is called Bus Stop and was a hit for The Hollies in 1966. It came out in the summer and became a top ten his during September of that year. The song was written by Graham Gouldman, later of the group 10CC. The lyrics: Bus stop,...

Oldies: Who does this song & what is its title?, earth wind and fire, best guess
earth wind and fire, best guess, wind and fire: Hello again, Victoria! Thank you again for your question. This one is a bit tricky to answer confidently, but my best guess is that you re looking for Side by Side by Earth, Wind, and Fire, a hit for them in 1983. Here are the lyrics as found on the Internet:...

Oldies: song, Who Knows Love, check amazon, mom and dad
check amazon, mom and dad, guy mitchell: Hi Nancy, Sounds like Mom and Dad were listening to the flip side of a Guy Mitchell 45. The hit side was My Truly, Truly, Fair recorded in New York on April 30, 1951 with Mitch Miller conducting the orchestra and chorus. It was released on May 21 and...

Oldies: song from the late 40's early 50's, ivory joe hunter, country blues song
ivory joe hunter, country blues song, atlantic records: Hi Jud, It s a classic by Ivory Joe Hunter from the end of 1956 on Atlantic Records. However, it s a happy song..not a sad one. In it, he s FOUND, not lost, someone and says he no longer needs anyone to tell his troubles to. The title is Since I Met You...

Oldies: song from late 50 to late 60, father daughter dance song, father daughter dance
father daughter dance song, father daughter dance, harry belafonte: Hi Sandy, The song is called Turn Aound. It was apparently recorded by a few others, but it reached the charts only by Dick & DeeDee, peaking at #27 in early 1964. It was a folk tune introduced by Harry Belafonte in 1959. Here are the complete lyrics:...

Oldies: song or lullabie from the 40s?, maurice sigler, little hero
maurice sigler, little hero, bing crosby: Hello again Nancy, Sorry, but I missed off the opening verse in my earlier reply. Here it is: Evenin breezes sighin , moon is in the sky Little man, it s time for bed Daddy s little hero is tired and wants to cry Now, come along and rest your weary...

Oldies: song lyric, song lyric, sorry pal
song lyric, sorry pal, catalogue numbers: Hello Howard I cannot recall spending so much time on a single question for no result as I have with this one. I have painstakingly gone through 27,000 45rpm titles, Googled every Tony Bennett site I can find, tried downloading the song from both Kazaa and...

Oldies: song lyric, bill medley and jennifer warnes, jennifer warnes
bill medley and jennifer warnes, jennifer warnes, bobby hatfield: Hi Joel, You can find the entire lyrics here: http://www.stlyrics.com/lyrics/dirtydancing/ivehadthetimeofmylife.htm The song is (I ve Had) the Time of My Life by Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes. Bill Medley was one-half of the Righteous Brothers along...

Oldies: song lyric, burl ives, little bitty
burl ives, little bitty, song lyric: Hi Darla This is an oldie alright! It dates back to the late 60 s and was by a folk artist called Burl Ives. In the mid 90 s a collection of his songs was released on a CD and had this song as it s title. Here s the lyrics for you. Cheers Sean A little...

Oldies: song lyric, song lyric, group band
song lyric, group band, exact words: Angelica, I doubt if I can find this. It doesn t ring a bell, and I searched the exact words you indicated without coming up with a song like that, although, there are lyrics similar. Can you remember about how old this song is, if it s a male, or a female...

Oldies: song lyrics, last of the summer wine, kinks song
last of the summer wine, kinks song, freddie parrot face davis: Hi Sam, Thanks for the followup info.! Here ya go! Here are the lyrics to So Lucky. This is from a translated web page so a couple of words didn t make it into English: SO LUCKY IN MY LIFE As much luck in my life YOU LOVE ME I AM You love...

Oldies: song lyrics, tender kiss, loving arms
tender kiss, loving arms, song lyrics: Hi Alberta, Hi Inergy did record Make Me Yours but the original was back in 1967 by a woman named Bettye Swann. The lyrics were: never had a love to call my own I was about to give up And then you came along Just to have your tender kiss Thrills...

Oldies: song lyrics, oo oo, song memory
oo oo, song memory, billboard 200: Diane, I mentioned before that Memory Lane was on Mink 022 (1959), and Parkway 863 (1963). It never reached the charts. In fact it never even reached the Billboard 200 charts either. BUT, I DIDN T mention that those Tams were also known as: The Hippies,...

Oldies: song lyrics, mario lanza, light and darkness
mario lanza, light and darkness, song lyrics: Hi Theda, A very happy 55th anniversary!!!! Here are the lyrics to Because. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Because, you come to me, With naught save love, And hold my hand and lift mine eyes above, A wider world of hope and joy I see,...

Oldies: song lyrics, stan freberg, television television
stan freberg, television television, amazon: Hi Daniel, The song was done by Stan Freberg, and was titled Tele-Vee-Shun. It s available on the Best of Stan Freberg. You can see (and hear!) it here: http://www.amazon.com/Very-Best-Stan-Freberg/dp/B00000AF8G Thanks for asking! : - ) Dav...

Oldies: song lyrics, desmond dekker and the aces, poor me israelite
desmond dekker and the aces, poor me israelite, leslie kong: Hello Robin, Here are the lyrics....... Desmond Dekker and the Aces - The Israelites (Written by Desmond Dacres & Leslie Kong, 1968) Get up in the morning, slaving for bread, sir, so that every mouth can be fed Poor me, the Israelite. Aah ...

Oldies: song lyrics, classic parody, stan freeberg
classic parody, stan freeberg, question pool: Hi, Daniel ! I came across your question in the question pool and had a hunch you may not have had received the lyrics you wanted yet. I couldn t find them on any of the internet lyric sites I usually use. So, last night I pulled out my...

Oldies: song lyrics, television television, song lyrics
television television, song lyrics, unanswered questions: Hi, again, Daniel- This appears to be a system-generated duplicate of a question I answered for you a while ago and for which you gave me a very kind rating. However, in order to get it out of my lineup of unanswered questions, I have to send off...

Oldies: song lyrics, candy kisses, lorrie morgan
candy kisses, lorrie morgan, ear candy: Hey there Gloria, Candy kisses wrapped in paper mean more to you than any of mine Candy kisses wrapped in paper you d rather have them any old time You don t mean it when you whisper those sweet love words in my ear Candy kisses wrapped in paper...

Oldies: song lyrics, guitarist duane, lee hazelwood
guitarist duane, lee hazelwood, nancy sinatra: Hi Ann, Some Velvet Morning was written by Lee Hazelwood and was a mid-chart hit for Lee as a duo with Nancy Sinatra in the early winter months of 1968. It was on Nancy s Movin With Nancy album and was also issued as a single. Lee was Nancy s musical...

Oldies: What song do these lyrics come from?, cairns australia, songs section
cairns australia, songs section, listening station: Trish, I can t find any song or lyrics like that on the Internet. What you might do is call or e-mail the station that played the song and ask someone there by giving them the lyrics you remember. They just might know the song you re trying to find. ...

Oldies: What song do these lyrics come from?, local radio station, escape club
local radio station, escape club, trish: Hello, Trish! Thank you for your question. The song you re describing is titled I ll Be There and it was a top ten hit for The Escape Club back in 1991. The lyrics you re remembering is: Cause I m on your side and I still care I may have died but...

Oldies: song lyrics, shirelles, song lyrics
shirelles, song lyrics, oldie: Hello, Kathy! Thank you for your question. I believe the song to which you refer is Mama Said by The Shirelles, a top ten hit back in 1961. Sample lyric: Mama said there ll be days like this / There ll be days like this my mama said Hope this...

Oldies: song lyrics, jennifer juniper, bobby sherman
jennifer juniper, bobby sherman, jennifer jennifer: Hello, Sylvia! Thank you for your question. My first suggestion to you would be Jennifer by Bobby Sherman. It was a hit for him in 1971 and ends most of the verses with the title being repeated twice. If that one is wrong, my next suggestion would...

Oldies: song lyrics, eli newberger, jimmy roselli
eli newberger, jimmy roselli, jolson al: Hi Cheryl! IT s the day AFTER Father s DAy but I just received the question. Yep, I can help. It was sung by Al Jolson in one of his early movies and recorded by a few others listed below. It s out there on various CDs by Jolson or Bing Brosby. Full lyrics...

Oldies: song lyrics and author - "Smiles", music thanks, sunbeams
music thanks, sunbeams, teardrops: The song is Smiles . Here are the lyrics: If you just stop to think, here s a lesson for you What a word or a smile can convey With a word you can make someone happy or blue With a smile you can make them sad or gay So be careful what you say...

Oldies: song lyrics for a song from the 70's (I think), miss jean brodie, prime of miss jean brodie
miss jean brodie, prime of miss jean brodie, yellow haze: Hi, Catherine! Thank you for your question. The song you remember is called Jean. It was written and originally performed by Rod McKuen, but became a hit when released as a single by Oliver in 1969 after being used in the film The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie....

Oldies: song lyrics for the song Cheatin' on You Baby by Red Foley, red foley, cd universe
red foley, cd universe, cheatin: Hi Amy, I don t know the lyrics to that song but you can transcribel them easily if you have the recording. There is an import cd with the Foley hit on it. It s called Back Street Affair and CD Universe sells it for under $10. That way, you can relive...

Oldies: song lyrics/themes, thunderclap newman, disco inferno
thunderclap newman, disco inferno, racial inequality: Hi Kate, That s a real good question and there is really no objective answer; any song that deals with the question of race is going to be judged by the listener. There are several songs that come to my mind--not an exhaustive list by any means--but just...

Oldies: song lyrics, sam the sham and the pharaohs, hot grease
sam the sham and the pharaohs, hot grease, sam the sham: Hi Dot- The song you are looking for is The Haunted House by Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs. I ve included the lyrics below. Hope this has been helpful. Thanks- Raven http://rockmaven.com Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs HAUNTED HOUSE (Robert...

Oldies: song my mother used to sing, two brother, adolphus
two brother, adolphus, folk song: Hi Janet: Song not familiar to me but seems like an old folk song. The only reference I found was at the site below. Scroll down when you get there or use Ctrl+F and type in John Adolphus went to heaven and hit enter. http://discuss.glasgowguide.co.uk/index.php?act=Print&client=printer&f=43&t=4375...

Oldies: song by Nick Lachey, lauren christy, graham edwards
lauren christy, graham edwards, nick lachey: Phil, This NOT an Oldie. This an original song. Shut Up, was co-written and produced by The Matrix crew (Avril Lavigne) It was composed by Lauren Christy, Graham Edwards, Nick Lachey, and Scott Spock. Shut Up by Nick Lachey You say you want...

Oldies: song name, bach minuet, long lonely nights
bach minuet, long lonely nights, meadow birds: Lilly- You are looking for A Lover s Concerto by the Toys in 1965. It was derived from a Bach minuet and hit #2 on the national US charts. LOVER S CONCERTO The Toys How gentle is the rain That falls softly on the meadow, Birds high up the...

Oldies: song name, broken phone booth, full time job
broken phone booth, full time job, phone booths: Hi, It s from the summer of 1996 and was by a guy named Chris O Connor. He recorded under the name Primitive Love Gods and his album was called Rocket . The lyric in the chorus that you re remembering as walking down harlem is actually I been downhearted...

Oldies: song name, donnie iris, roe
donnie iris, roe, greatest hits: Hello, Jeff! Thank you for your question. The song is called Ah! Leah and it is performed by Donnie Iris, a hit for him back in 1980. It is available on just about any of his greatest hits CDs. Thanks again for your question. Let me know if I can be...

Oldies: song name, two fists, pretty girls
two fists, pretty girls, wanderer: Hello Mike, Do you perhaps mean the film The Wanderers (1979) and the song The Wanderer . If so, then it was a very big hit for Dion in 1962. Oh well I m the type of guy who will never settle down Where pretty girls are, well you know that I...

Oldies: song name?, old girlfriends, j d souther
old girlfriends, j d souther, boys in the band: Hi Jack, The closest thing I could come up with so far is James Taylor & J.D. Souther s Her Town Too, from 1981. Can you give me any more information? Any more lyrics? Was it a big hit and on the radio a lot? Where did you hear it? Male or female?...

Oldies: about a song from the oldies, tear jerker, strange things happen in this world
tear jerker, strange things happen in this world, dickey lee: Hi Susan, The song is called Laurie (Strange Things Happen) and reached #14 in 1965 for Dickey Lee. Lee also had another classic tear jerker with Patches in 1962. Below are the complete lyrics to Laurie (Strange Things Happen). Thanks for asking!...

Oldies: song((PATCHES)), clarence carter, dickey lee
clarence carter, dickey lee, dead girl: Hi Dan, There were 2 different Patches: Dickey Lee did the one about a dead girl floating face down in the river ( Patches oh what can I do, I swear I ll always love you... ) in 1962 where he sings and Clarence Carter s soulful hit in 1968 ( Patches, I...

Oldies: The song "Sonny", bobby hebb, sonny and cher
bobby hebb, sonny and cher, assassination of john f kennedy: Hi Don, The song Sunny was a hit for Bobby Hebb in 1966. It was said that he wrote it in 1963 after the death of his brother and the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The song reached #2 and was Bobby Hebb s only big hit. Thanks for asking! : -...

Oldies: What's this song? and who sang it?, trolley company, shop doors
trolley company, shop doors, pawn shop: Hi again Sherri! You got it! 1968! It s called Baby You Come Rollin Cross My Mind, by the Peppermint Trolley Company. Check out some cute info. on the group here: http://www.superoldies.com/peppermint.html Here are the lyrics: Ev ry now and...

Oldies: song or singer, maximum pleasure, mac macanally
maximum pleasure, mac macanally, face of an angel: Hello Debbie, That song was called Minimum Love and it was released by Mac MacAnally in 1983. Well her face was not the face of an angel But I saw an angel And her eyes were not the eyes of a lady But I was looking for a lady So I saw a lady...

Oldies: song singers..., raindrops keep falling on my head, burt bacharach
raindrops keep falling on my head, burt bacharach, wrestling match: Yvonne, Delmar Brown is a musician, composer, performer, visionary and student of the world. The Delmar Brown World Pop Experience brings together exciting musical elements from all over the planet and fuses them together to form a unique blend of music...

Oldies: song from summer 1971, joe osborn, cajun queen
joe osborn, cajun queen, summer of 71: Hi Pat, Yup! It s called Misssissippi and was done by John Phillips, of the Mamas & Papas fame. The song reached #32 in 1970. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Early in the mornin , she hitched a ride down to Louisville...

Oldies: song sung in Japanese, kyu sakamoto, sakamoto kyu
kyu sakamoto, sakamoto kyu, tokyo to osaka: Dave, Not 50 s but 1963. The song is Sukiyaki by Kyu Sakamoto. It reached it s peak on the Billboard charts at #1 on 5/11/63 My aunt loved music, but I never saw her act like she did when this song first came out. She HAD to play it first thing in...

Oldies: a song that's swimming in my head, long tall glasses, steve miller band
long tall glasses, steve miller band, rock radio station: Deb i m pretty sure the song you re describing is called Long Tall Glasses (I Can Dance) by Leo Sayer. it was a number 9 chart hit for him in the spring of 1975. his first billboard hit... he describes the scene.. man, there was ham there was turkey,...

Oldies: The song,, red ingle, lip sync
red ingle, lip sync, uncanny talent: Hi Lyle, Amazon.com has a CD for $20. Follow this link.http://www.amazon.com/Tim-Tayshun-Red-Ingle/dp/B000001B53/ref=pd_bbs_sr_1/103-8489209-4315040?ie=UTF8&s=music&qid=1182274933&sr=1-1 Or just go to Amazon and type in Red Ingle in the search box and...

Oldies: song i can't find, los lobos, ritchie valens
los lobos, ritchie valens, music sites: Hi Christine, Do you have any more information on the song? The first thing I thought of is La Bamba which was first done by Ritchie Valens and also done in the 80s by Los Lobos. Hopefully that s the one. If not let me know and I ll try some more....

Oldies: song I can't get out of my head, gas pipeline, heading down
gas pipeline, heading down, dollar bill: Hi Norman, The song is called Down The Dustpipe and was done by the Status Quo. Below are the complete lyrics. I assume you re not in the U.S. (maybe UK?) since the song never made the US Top 100 and the Status Quo were from England Thanks for asking!...

Oldies: a song SO i think, art laboe show, google
art laboe show, google, person rates: Christina, I don t recognize those lyrics. I put them into Google to see if they re on the Internet, and they weren t. When I m sent lyrics like you sent, it s either a know or don t know deal. Or the Internet. We can t be expected to know all the millions...

Oldies: song tital and srtist, windshield wipers, windshield wiper
windshield wipers, windshield wiper, catr: Hi, David. I don t recall those exact lyrics, but I remember a Big Band Era song called Windshield Wiper by Tony Pastor. In it he makes the double whoosh sound as you mentioned. It is available on his CD called Dance Parade: Your Dance Date. I hope that...

Oldies: song title, byron macgregor, ganges river
byron macgregor, ganges river, american airplanes: Hi Joe, Glad to help. The song is called The Americans (A Canadian s Opinion) and was originally done by Gordon Sinclair, written and delivered as an editorial on Canadian radio, on June 5, 1973. His version reached #24 in early 1974. The bigger...

Oldies: song title, organ player, billy preston
organ player, billy preston, will it go round in circles: Hi Peter, The song is called, Will It Go Round in Circles by Billy Preston; it hit #1 back in 1973. Billy Preston was an R&B organ player who later hooked up with the Beatles and appeared on several of their albums. He had a successful solo career as...

Oldies: song title, hundred songs, sorry pal
hundred songs, sorry pal, oohh: Wow! I can think of about three hundred songs that had lyrics similar to that!! Sorry pal, it s just a little too obscure for me. If you could even come up with a nationality (let s face it, it s going to be British or American!!) or maybe a year. A bit more...

Oldies: song title, art garfunkel, song co
art garfunkel, song co, herb alpert: Hi, The song is called Wonderful World and was originally done by Sam Cooke during the spring/summer of 1960. It was also on the charts in the summer of 1965 by Herman s Hermits. And it returned in the early months of 1978 by Art Garfunkel with...

Oldies: song title, dion and the belmonts, hal kemp
dion and the belmonts, hal kemp, babes in arms: Joyce- Where or When was originally recorded by Hal Kemp and his Orchestra in 1937 and hit #1 on the national charts. It was from the Broadway musical Babes in Arms . Dion and the Belmonts hit #3 on the charts in 1960: It seems we stood and talked like...

Oldies: song title, spiral starecase, sonny bono
spiral starecase, sonny bono, lyrics: Hello, Steven! Thank you for your question. I believe the song you want is More Today Than Yesterday, sung by the group Spiral Starecase. It opens with the lyrics, I don t remember what day it was. I didn t notice what time it was. Thank you again...

Oldies: song title, poison running through my veins, running through my veins
poison running through my veins, running through my veins, needles and pins: Hello Pieter, That s called Poison and was done by Alice Cooper. It reached #7 in 1989 on the U.S. Top 100. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave You re cruel device Your blood like ice One look could kill My pain...

Oldies: song title, mid tempo song, billy joe royal
mid tempo song, billy joe royal, scared little girl: Hi Andy, One song that immediately comes to mind is Billy Joe Royal s 1965 hit song, I Knew You When . It s a slow-to-mid tempo song with a great chorus and terrific arrangement. The lyrics are: I knew you when you were lonely. I knew you when...

Oldies: song title, arthur collins, uncle joe
arthur collins, uncle joe, mp3 file: Hi Jim: It was Arthur Collins who recorded it in 1912. I ll do you one better: Go to this URL and scroll down and you can hear the recording and save as an MP3 file. http://www.archive.org/details/ArthurCollins_part2 Glad I could help! Stev...

Oldies: song title, one in a million girls, one in a million
one in a million girls, one in a million, jackie wilson: Hi Dana Here you go. It was quite a big hit. Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher by Jackie Wilson Your love, liftin me higher Than I ve ever been lifted before So keep it up, quench my desire And I ll be at your side forevermore You know your love...

Oldies: song title, port wine, wplj
port wine, wplj, different song: Hi John, The hit version is WPLJ , which stands for White Port And Lemon Juice, by the Foyr Deuces on Music City 790 from 1956. There is a different song title White Port And Lemon Juice by the Bel-Aires on Flip 304 from 1955. Back in the 50s, we would...

Oldies: song title, glove compartment, female singer
glove compartment, female singer, wedding ring: Tanya, I m really sorry, but I don t recall a song with that subject line, and I ve used many combinations of the scenario to search Google, and I find nothing like the song you mentioned. I m not used to NOT finding songs, so I ll continue to search...

Oldies: song title, clap for the wolfman, da doo ron ron
clap for the wolfman, da doo ron ron, wolfman jack: Hi Marty, The Wolfman talked on the remake of Ray Charles Hit The Road Jack by the Canadian group, The Stampeders. But that s not your song. He was also prevalent on Clap For The Wolfman by The Guess Who, another Canadian band. It was a hit in the...

Oldies: song title, porch light, tammy wynette
porch light, tammy wynette, lyics: Hi Crystal, The song is called Womanhood and was done by Tammy Wynette. The lyics are below. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Well he said hold on Patricia I only tried to kiss ya She said OK and then said don t you dare She seems so badly...

Oldies: song title, scandalizing my name, lyricsdownload
scandalizing my name, lyricsdownload, question pool: Hello Ty, I found your request in the All Experts question pool and I think I know the song you re looking for. It s called Scandalizing My Name . It was recorded by Thomas Wayne in April 1959 and you can hear a small clip of it at http://rcs.law.emory.edu/rcs/artists/w/wayn7600.htm....

Oldies: song title, oo oo, backup vocalist
oo oo, backup vocalist, linda ronstadt: Hi, Stuart ! Your clues were very helpful. I was in a cover band back in the 60s and I remember this song quite well... as one we never performed. I wanted to do it but no one else in the group did. So what s the chance of me getting your question...

Oldies: song title, queen isabella, clyde mcphatter
queen isabella, clyde mcphatter, rest of our lives: Hello Milton, Is it possible you re looking for Good Timin by Jimmy Jones? It reached #3 in 1960. Here are the complete lyrics: Oh, you need timin A tick, a tick, a tick, good timin A tock, a tock, a tock, a tock A timin is the thing It s...

Oldies: song title, male singers, tap on your window pane
male singers, tap on your window pane, cyndi lauper: Hi Steve, Is it possible you re thinking of Until You Come Back To Me (That s What I m Gonna Do), made famous by Aretha Franklin in the 70s and remade (though not a single) by Cyndi Lauper? The other close song possibilities are male singers. Here s...

Oldies: song title from the 40's?, sammy kaye, world war ii
sammy kaye, world war ii, saying of the day: Hello Steve, The only song that I can think of that comes close to answering your query is Remember Pearl Harbor , written by Don Reid and Sammy Kaye in late 1941, which was based on the popular saying of the day and became an instant hit with the public...

Oldies: song title, dick bartley, varese sarabande
dick bartley, varese sarabande, oscar brown jr: Hey Greg, The song was called.... The Snake . It was by a terrific singer and drummer from Mississippi named Al Wilson. The record came out in the summer of 1968 and was produced by Johnny Rivers. The Snake was written by the late Oscar Brown, Jr. who...

Oldies: song title, bum bum, skating on thin ice
bum bum, skating on thin ice, disco song: Hi Margaret, I m sorry that I can t think of a song that fits this description. Put it up as a public queston and maybe some other disco dweller will remember it. As far as I know, this song wasn t on the radio in plentitude and I wouldn t know it from...

Oldies: Who does this song ? what is the title?, brain confusion, larry burgess
brain confusion, larry burgess, dangling on a string: Hello again, Victoria! Thank you again for your question. I believe this song is entitled Confusion and was performed by Aleem. Some sources credit the artist as Aleem with Larry Burgess. The single was released in 1985 on NIA Records. This is the best...

Oldies: song title 70s?, lateness, google
lateness, google, cheers: Hi Andy Sorry for the lateness in getting back to you but I have been away on business and forgot to log myself off the AllExperts system. Anyway, sadly I have drawn a blank on these lyrics. I have scanned my database of 27,000 records and it doesn t bring...

Oldies: song title, everyday of my life, life thanks
everyday of my life, life thanks, bobby vinton: Hi Jasmin, Could it be Bobby Vinton s Everyday Of My Life ? The lyrics are: Ev ry day of my life I ll be in love with you Ev ry day of my life I promise I ll be true I ll never make you cry and, as the years go by I ll always try to do what pleases...

Oldies: song title, black denim trousers and motorcycle boots, musical comedy performer
black denim trousers and motorcycle boots, musical comedy performer, black denim trousers: John, The song wasn t by a girl group, but it DID have one girl in it. The song was, Black Denim Trousers by the Cheers which consisted of, Bert Convy, Sue Allen, and Gil Garfield. Bert Convey was better known as the amiable, curly-haired musical comedy...

Oldies: song title and artist, lloyd price, aching heart
lloyd price, aching heart, song solo: Al, You re probably talking about, I m Gonna Get Married by Lloys Price. It reached a peak at #3, on 8/10/59 G@ry I M GONNA GET MARRIED Lloyd Price (Johnny, Johnny, Johnny) (Johnny, you re too young.) But I m gonna get married. (You re...

Oldies: song title and artist, e mail address, yahoo e mail address
e mail address, yahoo e mail address, yahoo e mail: James, I m sorry, but can t find anything like that. If you want to you can send the clips to my yahoo e-mail address: garyrdelcarlo@yahoo.com I might either recognize them or be able to listen to the words, and search for them. Your call. G@r...

Oldies: song title and artist, angela bofill, saxophone solo
angela bofill, saxophone solo, angel of the night: Hi Junius, Angela Bofill did I Try on her Angel Of The Night album in 1979. You ll also find it on her Best Of collection, issued in the mid-80 s. The lyrics are: I try to do the best I can for you but it seems it s not enough And you know I...

Oldies: song title and artist, smile upon my face, elvis costello
smile upon my face, elvis costello, lyricsdomain: Hmmm bit of a toughie here because my data base throws up several hundred permutations of these words If it is a Tom Jones song then you might get lucky here: http://www.lyricsdomain.com/20/tom_jones/ Also, songs that form part of your text are: Coldplay...

Oldies: song title and artist, warm heart, cold heart
warm heart, cold heart, little river band: Hi Curtis: It s called Lad and was recorded by the Little River Band. Here are lyrics. Glad I could help. Steve Lady ( The Little River Band ) Look around you, look up here Take time to make time, make time to be there Look around, be a...

Oldies: song title- artist., strange things happen in this world, dickey lee
strange things happen in this world, dickey lee, strange force: Hi Rick, It s possible you re looking for Dickey Lee s 1965 hit Laurie (Strange Things Happen). Below are the lyrics. I hope that s the one and thanks for asking! : - ) Dave Dickey Lee - Laurie (Strange Things Happen) Lyrics print version ...

Oldies: song title and artist, long bridge, paul bradley
long bridge, paul bradley, laughter: Hi Leah, The song is called Let It Be Love by Paul Bradley. Below are the lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave And when she touches me I know that she s the right one Cause I can see it in the way her eyes are shining But we still don t...

Oldies: song title or artist, music person, pretty flowers
music person, pretty flowers, noisy room: Hello, The song is called It Could Have Been Me by Sami Jo. The song reached #46 in 1974. Sami Jo Cole was a country/pop singer from Arkansas who only had one other Top 100 pop entry: Tell Me A Lie, which reached #21 in 1974. Here are the complete...

Oldies: song title and artist, marshall tucker band, waylon jennings
marshall tucker band, waylon jennings, pop charts: Hi Teri, The song you re looking for is called Can t You See by the Marshall Tucker Band in 1977. They originally released it in 1973. Waylon Jennings had a country hit with it in 1976 and it barely the made the Top 100 pop charts too. Thanks for...

Oldies: song title and artist, dickie lee, rainbow girl
dickie lee, rainbow girl, dickey lee: Hi Marilyn, Red Green Yellow & Blue was by Dickey Lee. It was a single released in the fall of 1967 on the Atco label (record #6546). Unfortunately, it never charted in the USA. It did get some airplay in Australia, however. I ve seen used copies...

Oldies: song title/artist, soccerettes, mr big stuff
soccerettes, mr big stuff, fancy clothes: Hey there Sarah, The song is called Mr. Big Stuff and it was a big hit for Jean Knight from New Orleans in the summer of 1971. The lyrics are: (Oh yeah, ooh) Mr. Big Stuff, who do you think you are Mr. Big Stuff, you re never gonna get my love Now...

Oldies: song title and artist, dick bartley, billy j kramer
dick bartley, billy j kramer, compilation albums: Could it be Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas hit, Little Children, from 1964? The lyrics were: Little children, you better not tell on me I m telling you Little children, you better not tell what you see And if you re good I ll give you candy and...

Oldies: song title and artist, lesley gore, group of women
lesley gore, group of women, oldies: Austin- Lesley Gore recorded Maybe I Know in 1964. It reached #14 on the national U.S. charts: Maybe I Know Lesley Gore Maybe I know that he s been a cheatin Maybe I know that he s been untrue But what can I do I hear them whispering when...

Oldies: song title/artist?, miss fanny, miss moses
miss fanny, miss moses, judgement day: Hi Doc, The song is called The Weight and was done by The Band. Below are the complete lyrics. Thanks for asking! : - ) Dave I pulled into Nazareth, was feelin about half past dead I just need some place where I can lay my head Hey, mister,...

Oldies: song title, artist, all lyrics, poor little robin, bob merrill
poor little robin, bob merrill, sammy kaye: Here ya Go Penny. Glad I could help! Steve WALKIN TO MISSOURI (Bob Merrill) Tony Brent Also recorded by : Sammy Kaye; Russ Morgan & His Orch.; Swing & Sway. Poor little robin Walkin , walkin , walkin to missouri He can t afford to fly....

Oldies: song title ,artist and lyrics, new christy minstrels, catherine mckinnon
new christy minstrels, catherine mckinnon, johnny mann singers: Hello Marco, Here s the song you want........ TODAY Written by Randy Sparks Recorded by: The New Christy Minstrels - 1964 The Johnny Mann Singers - 1964 Catherine McKinnon - 1964 Robert Goulet - 1965 Jimmie Rodgers - 1967 Bobby Goldsboro...

Oldies: song title/artist, relationship reading, line of death
relationship reading, line of death, frank sinatra: Hi Joe, Yes, that s the correct title Softly, As I Leave You. Frank Sinatra has the only charted version of the song, reaching #27 in 1964, though as you mentioned, Elvis recorded it as well. Like many, the song kind of toes the line of death...

Oldies: song title and band, don beck, untamed youth
don beck, untamed youth, double crown: Hello Don, I don t know this song myself and I ve had very little luck in tracking it down for you. What I have found out is as follows: The song is definitely called Go Girl Go . I don t know who recorded it in the 60 s, but there was a song by...

Oldies: What was the song title and group?, reflections of my life, scottish group
reflections of my life, scottish group, quandary: Hi Jim, Don t know if you found your answer (I answered a similar one previously) but the song was by a Scottish group known as Marmalade and the song is called Reflections of My Life. A truly great song, it reached #10 in 1970 on the U.S. charts. ...

Oldies: song title and lyrics, erno rapee, vic damone
erno rapee, vic damone, slim whitman: Hello Dianne, First let me say I m sorry if it seems to have taken me a long time to answer your question, but I have only just returned from a Christmas/New Year holiday break. Questions should not have been forwarded to me during this period, but it appears...

Oldies: song title to lyrics, mohair sam, dallas frazier
mohair sam, dallas frazier, wrong side of town: Okay, Sylvia....we did it, you and me. Thanks for the extra lyrics..they really helped put me on a path. This was a country release in the summer of 1968 on Epic Records by Charlie Rich. The song was written by Dallas Frazier, who also wrote Charlie s hit...

Oldies: song title from lyrics, panama beach, tide roll
panama beach, tide roll, new haircut: Part of the line may refer to the Marty Robbin s song, Knee-deep in the Blues Well, I ve just been thinkin things over My heart is flowin with tears My life just don t seem worth livin And it s been that way for years My skies have all turned...

Oldies: song title /lyrics - All about "Apple Blossoms", apple blossom time, richard o brien
apple blossom time, richard o brien, chet atkins: Hi Elaine! Yes. Here are the full lyrics. Glad I could help. Steve I LL BE WITH YOU IN APPLE BLOSSOM TIME (Neville Fleeson / Albert Von Tilzer) Recorded by : Cliff Adams; The Affection Collection; The Andrews Sisters; Chet Atkins; The Batchelors;...

Oldies: song title and lyrics, personality style, lloyd price
personality style, lloyd price, file ftp: Hi Linda, Personality reached #2 for Lloyd Price in 1959. I ve uploaded a copy for you to listen to and save, if you d like. When the song comes up you should be able to click on file then save as. Here s the file: ftp://ebay:17fluffy123@ebay.computersoc.com/var/www/ebay/Personality%20-%20Lloyd%20Price.wma...