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Old 30-03-2012, 17:58
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Sweet Nothin's - Brenda Lee
I Feel Fine - The Beatles

The Beatles were one of only four acts to surpass Brenda Lee's 37 US chart hits in the 60's
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Old 30-03-2012, 18:10
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I Feel Fine - The Beatles
Little Red Rooster - The Rolling Stones

Link: The former knocked the latter off the top spot in the UK charts in 1964.
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Old 30-03-2012, 20:15
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Little Red Rooster - The Rolling Stones
Smokestack Lightnin' - Howlin' Wolf

Chester Burnett, to give him his real name, recorded Little Red Rooster before the Stones...
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Old 30-03-2012, 22:01
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Smokestack Lightnin' - Howlin' Wolf
I Just Want to Make Love to You - Etta James


Howlin' Wolf recorded The Red Rooster as it was first titled in 1961, it was accredited to songwriter Willie Dixon who wrote or co-wrote over 500 songs. I Just Want to Make Love to You is another of his
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Old 31-03-2012, 08:53
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Just Want to Make Love to You - Etta James
Alzheimers - Joyzipper

Sadly, Etta suffered with the illness in her final years.
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Old 31-03-2012, 11:31
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Alzheimers - Joyzipper
Shake Your Love - Debbie Gibson

Long Island born artists
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Old 01-04-2012, 15:10
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Shake Your Love - Debbie Gibson
I Am (I'm Me) - Twisted Sister

Both Debbie Gibson & Dee Snider (Twisted Sister) are currently taking part in the US version of the reality television series The Apprentice
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Old 04-04-2012, 12:51
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I Am (I'm Me) - Twisted Sister
Strangers In The Night - Frank Sinatra

English words and partial music by Eddie Snyder
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Old 04-04-2012, 12:58
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Strangers In The Night - Frank Sinatra
Broken Guitar - Pie

Broken Guitar was the original title of SINT, apparently...
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Old 04-04-2012, 16:27
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Broken Guitar - Pie
In The City - Madness

*wiki* *wiki* Pie's Ellie Araiza features on a Spanish language Ford Fiesta commercial (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=inO1dxHBxwA) while Madness's song was famously written in order to sell cars for Honda
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Old 04-04-2012, 17:22
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In The City - Madness
Town Called Malice - The Jam

Link: In The City was also the name of an early song by The Jam.
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Old 04-04-2012, 18:03
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Their first single in fact iirc

Town Called Malice - The Jam
On The Beach - Chris Rea

The former is a pun on A Town Like Alice, written by Neville Shute, who also wrote a novel entitled On The Beach
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Old 04-04-2012, 18:18
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On The Beach - Chris Rea
Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune) - It's Immaterial

I once heard Rea's second Christmas single Driving Home For Christmas once and was put in mind of this earlier non-seasonal hit.
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Old 04-04-2012, 22:49
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Driving Away From Home (Jim's Tune) ~ It's Immaterial
Sweet Home Alabama ~ Lynyrd Skynyrd

A home connection....
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Old 05-04-2012, 09:56
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Sweet Home Alabama ~ Lynyrd Skynyrd
It's Not So Funny - Quiet Riot

Both bands lost members in a plane crash
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Old 05-04-2012, 18:13
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It's Not So Funny - Quiet Riot
Worst Joke Ever - REM

REM concur with Quiet Riot
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Old 05-04-2012, 18:46
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Worst Joke Ever - REM
Cat Burglar - Flesh For Lulu

The former includes the latter title in the opening line
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Old 05-04-2012, 19:49
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Cat Burglar - Flesh For Lulu
Walking the Dog - Rufus Thomas

Link: Cats and dogs are opposites
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Old 05-04-2012, 19:53
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Walking the Dog - Rufus Thomas
Yo Yo - Nicola Roberts

'walking the dog' is a yo-yo move.....
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Old 05-04-2012, 20:52
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Yo Yo - Nicola Roberts
The Biscuit Factory - Kate Nash

Yo Yo's are also a type of biscuit....
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Old 05-04-2012, 21:12
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The Biscuit Factory - Kate Nash
If You're Reading This - Tim McGraw

Reading FC were nicknamed The Biscuitmen as a lot of their local players used to come from the nearby biscuit factory....
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Old 06-04-2012, 18:18
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If You're Reading This - Tim McGraw
This Kiss - Faith Hill

Easy connection here....Tim & Faith are husband and wife
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Old 07-04-2012, 10:06
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This Kiss - Faith Hill
Song For Audrey - Backseat Goodbye

Audrey is FH's real first name..
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Old 08-04-2012, 17:35
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Song For Audrey - Backseat Goodbye
1913 Massacre - Woody Guthrie

Chad Sugg (the stage and recording name of Backseat Goodbye) & Woody Guthrie were both born on July 14th
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Old 10-04-2012, 11:20
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1913 Massacre - Woody Guthrie
Woodrow The Base Head - Ghostface Killah

Woody's real name was Woodrow, plus there's a tenuous massacre / killer word association too I s'pose
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