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Oldiest SongTake pleasure in golden love songs of the 40’s, 50’s, 60’s and 70’s… Prince turned a phenomenon, and showed the world that white rock added to black music was a successful mixture, and artists corresponding to New Kids on the Block, Rick Astley, Lisa Stansfield and Paul Young proved as soon as again that sounding black was no hindrance to a white artist’s career.

Pals Rene Ornales and Rene Herrera teamed up to turn into a successful Latin pop duo, thanks to their timeless basic “Lo Mucho Que Te Quiero.” The music alternates verses in English and Spanish long earlier than it was cool to do so and the duo had been among the many first Chicanos to look on American Bandstand with Dick Clark.

Modern-day stars such as Robbie Williams, the Spice Ladies and Westlife failed to get in, although the Irish band will get a comfort prize by reaching number one on this week’s chart, the 941st file to take action. Apparently, John’s first selection was a huge hit, but is now rarely heard.

The unconventional adjustments that came about in pop music during this era could be heard in the assorted mix of high pop hits of the day. All of these songs are higher than Surf City, which was #1 this week in 1963. Eventually” charted on 7/three/sixty one and reached #fifty six, not even a top forty song.

Currently, over 1200 bands and artists with clips are featured – and we even have listings for an additional 3500 more acts masking the years 1940-1990. Tonight, I got here across a track I already had on the iPod and simply marveled, as I at all times do, at it not having gotten any higher than #69 on the Sizzling one hundred.