|By jrlo (184.108.40.206) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 05:44 pm:|
What CD or Lp do you have that you have to listen to when you're alone...no one around to point at you and laugh and say "You bought THAT"? or "I didn't know you liked THAT"!
Barry Mannilow's greatest hits...I can only listen to it when my husband is away...always brings weird expressions and laughter. Hey, his songs remind me of my days in New York and High school. They played him alot on the top 40 stations. Now they play his music in the supermarket and every elevator I have been in.
I also have WHAM...Make it Big(Wake me up before you go go....)
I got ready to say The Carpenters, but I'm not embarrassed to say I like them..Karen had a beautiful voice..nice memories.
Ok, now that I have humiliated myself...who got next???
|By DyvaNaye (220.127.116.11) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 06:30 pm:|
There is nothing wrong with Barry Manilow...be quite...lol...
I not embarrassed to have any of my music;..I go down for the count becasue I took time to collect it, come what may, I really dont care what folk think about my sounds...lol...
I know what people may have trouble with in my collection, as I have seen the reaction when folk look through my 'mounds' of music: country. I love country music, and you can hear the origins of reggae ('ska' in particular) in this music. Modern country is more up-tempo and danceable...where the old country music of the 40's 50's and 60's is more 'soulful' and 'ballardry'... in this case: 'Poppa was too'...my daddy loved it and it its good enough for me...:-)(shout out to Fayetteville, NC).
|By Reese (18.104.22.168) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 06:35 pm:|
I'm not embarrassed by any of my music. However, I have gotten some remarks when friends of mine found out I bought cds by Clay Aiken and Kelly Clarkson, not to mention Glen Campbell and Barry Manilow.
|By jrlo (22.214.171.124) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 06:38 pm:|
Whew! I don't feel too bad then! Sounds like I'm in good company!
|By GOAT (126.96.36.199) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 06:58 pm:|
I had an Air Supply record ONCE. That is sad. LOL
|By manny (188.8.131.52) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 07:03 pm:|
Hello again, soulful brothers and sisters!
When i aged 12-13 years-old i played some 45's of my sister wich after she give to me. Two of this was "Sugar Baby Love" and "You Can't Do It" by UK group The Rubettes. I remember, after i was "ashamed" for heard this "bland" and "insulse" music when some friends come at my home and see this singles in my room. Finally, i take back this 45's to my sister again.
Much after i buying "Smiling Faces" 45 by Temptations in a second-hand store jointly with many others. When i get at my town, at home, i takes this 45 and the vynil was... "Giggi l'Amoroso", by italian Dalila! (with the sleeve of Temptations!). I keeps this 45 many time. I don't likes Dalila and is considered "pachanga-pop", but the sleeve of Temptations was a good "camouflage".
Peace and Soul Food!
|By ErikT.O. (184.108.40.206) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 08:37 pm:|
I suppose mine's a toss up between some Village People compilation and Venom's "At War With Satan" although the Dayglo Abortions' "Feed U.S. A Fetus" is too dumb to justify it's all round nastiness... now that I think about it, there are a few more skeletons in there like Dr Hook...
|By boynextdoor (220.127.116.11) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 09:49 pm:|
I own the Spice Girls first CD. Actually, not too bad. I don't falsh it around, though.
|By ladylove (18.104.22.168) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 01:15 am:|
I have some albums by Up with people....Donny and Marie.....
|By Vandelron (22.214.171.124) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 01:22 am:|
Fun, great topic. I can think of one I own at the moment but I love the song Afternoon Delight--dont be mean!!
|By DyvaNaye (126.96.36.199) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 01:42 am:|
Village People is the joint too! lol... you shouldtry to cop their dvd 'Cant Stop The Music'...good campy movie great music, especially my favorite song 'Milk Shake'...
Lady Love: I have Doonny and Marie too...and Ihave Marie's 'Paper Roses'...lol...
Vandelron: 'Gonna find my baby gonna hold her tight gonna bring onthe after noon delight, sky rockets in flight, afternoon deli-i-ight, afternoon delight!'
Good way to say 'lets make whoopie in a quickie'! LOL. I love that song...:-)Almost has a calypso beat...
|By TRI-PHI (188.8.131.52) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 06:06 am:|
RIGHT BACK WHERE WE STARTED FROM- MAXINE NITEINGALE- IM 19 SO FOR ME TO OWN THAT RECORD IS KINDA SILLY
|By douglasm (184.108.40.206) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 09:11 am:|
The worst i actually play on occasion is "Psychedelic Lollipop" by the Blues Magoos. A guilty pleasure along with a couple of early Beach Boys disks and the entire Spanky and Our Gang catalogue. There's some Gary Puckett in the mix, too.
|By John Im in disguise Lester (220.127.116.11) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 10:06 am:|
All I Want For Christmas is a Beatle-Dora Bryan
|By Michael McLean (18.104.22.168) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 09:41 pm:|
Romantic Melodies - Remington records. 1949
This was trash one year after Columbia introduced the LP record.
Do not forget that William S. Paley (the chairman and creator of CBS) was on his way, following the LP introduction, to the triumphs of "See It Now" anchored by Edward R. Murrow.
That's not exactly chopped liver.
|By Eddie Welk, Champagne Music Drinker (22.214.171.124) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 10:14 pm:|
Well, I know my cousin Larry owned at least one LP by Leonard Nimoy, and I think he had something by William Shatner too. Listening to Spock sing "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds" would bring Larry to tears. It really touched him. Larry tried to get Spock to guest with his band once, but Spock balked when he found out Larry wanted him to wear his Vulcan getup. Just imagine, Spock singing "Lucy" with Larry's band, the bubbles rising slowly to the ceiling...would have been memorable, I'm sure. Oh well.
|By LadyMystique (126.96.36.199) on Saturday, March 27, 2004 - 05:01 pm:|
Cyndi Lauper-SHE'S SO UNUSUAL...I was really into her in junior high school.
|By DUSTYROSE (188.8.131.52) on Sunday, March 28, 2004 - 12:05 am:|
THIS SUMMER,I WAS IN A DANCING MOOD AND GOT CAUGHT UP IN SOME OF THE HIP-HOP RIFFS THAT WERE BEING PLAYED ON THE LOCAL NY STATIONS.
I LIKED NELLY 'ITS GETTING HOT IN HERE'
SNOP DOG/PHARREL ' BEAUTIFULL'
I WAS CLUELESS ABOUT THE VULGARITY THAT IS THE NORM ON MANY RAP AND HIP HOP CDS.THESE WERE MY FIRST RAP CDS AND THEY WILL BE MY LAST.
I'M EMBARRASSED TO OWN THEM,YET I STILL PLAY THE
SINGLES LISTED ABOVE.
|By glencro (184.108.40.206) on Sunday, March 28, 2004 - 12:11 am:|
The Milli Vanilli cd...LadyMystique,Cyndi Lauper is the bomb...you remember her duet with Patti LaBelle on Patti's tv special...Cyndi held her own.
|By LadyMystique (220.127.116.11) on Sunday, March 28, 2004 - 10:59 am:|
glencro-yeah she is...but people laugh at me when they see my vinyl...and yes she did held her own! I did own the Milli Vanilli up until that whole fiasco...I snapped that CD in half!
|By Stoney End (18.104.22.168) on Thursday, April 15, 2004 - 04:36 pm:|
"Buttered Popcorn" by Flo Ballard!
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