If you are a copyright owner and believe that your copyrighted works have been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, here is our DMCA Notice.

« This Week in Sex: You're All Winners | Main | MP3 Truffles: Hurt Me Hurt Me But the Pants Stay On »

March 28, 2007

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d83451c29169e200d834f1428753ef

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference 365 Days #87 - 18 Golden Hits of 1970 (mp3s):

Comments

Peter Ellioyy

The UK turned out dozens of these kind of albums between the mid 60s and early 80s mainly under the guise of "Top Of The Pops". Everyone of those albums would feature some sexy woman on the cover and inside you'd get these awful cheapo remakes of chart hits. There is an entire albums worth of material featuring Elton Johns' contributions to those albums and between 1969 and 1970, ever desperate for money Elton took the money and sang on many tracks. Apparently many famous musicians played on these over the years to make a quick buck.

The trick was to sell these albums for the same price as one or two singles on a budget label. They obviously sold very well because these albums continue to inhabit and clutter up second hand and charity shops.

Pete Roach

OMG, that is awful. The white/black guy is one of the worst things I've ever heard. I get a kick out of all things that are bad, but when I heard this collection I just wanted to step in front of a bus.Ummm...thanks for sharing?

Andy

Have you never heard the wonderfully bad version of Young Gifted & Black sung by the oh so white (& at the time not well known) Elton John??

punchcard

funny you should mention the Chacachas. I work for one of the majors, and I found out a fun fact: contrary to what most people would think the Chacachas aren't tropical or exotic in any way.

they were a band of session musicians from Belgium, of all places! (yes, my home country)
admittedly they did have some South American musicians, like Tito Puente's wife Kari Kenton.

>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Chakachas

keep up the good work, I really enjoy this blog!

that is all :)

JAY

OMG - I'm gonna be sick........ :{

Ian Cussick

Brilliant...if ever I need a laxative I´ll be sure to play this record.
Great and Fun web site you have here!
best regards - Ian Cussick

Todd

To its credit, this is a better cover of "American Woman" than the Lenny Kravitz one.

The comments to this entry are closed.