Discussion in 'Soap Chat Music Stats' started by Ome, Dec 1, 2016.
I think the year was chosen by Ms Paige.
If I Can’t Have You - Yvonne Elliman @Toni
Brown Girl In The Ring - Boney M. - @Richard Channing
MacArthur Park - Donna Summer @Angela Channing
Fantasy - Earth, Wind & Fire @Emelee
You Needed Me - Anne Murray @jessie
Arabian Affair - The Abdul Hassan Orchestra @Willie Oleson
Pretty Little Angel Eyes - Showaddywaddy @Ome
Instant Replay - Dan Hartman @Long Lashes
Night Fever - Bee Gees @Barbara Fan
Dance With Me - Peter Brown @Ms. Paige
Some very nostalgic tracks this time round and I agree it was difficult to whittle them down. Special thanks to @Willie Oleson and @Ms. Paige for two terrific new discoveries for me.
I'm going to say @jessie brought us this year. Simply because of the abundance of John Travolta.
My top 10
1. How Deep Is Your Love -Bee Gees @Toni
2.You're The One that I Want - John Travolta and Olivia Newton John @Toni
3. Sandy -John Travolta @Long Lashes
4. Grease -Frankie Valli @Emelee
5. Staying Alive-Bee Gees @Barbara Fan
6. Last Dance-Donna Summer @Mel O'Drama
7. Beast of Burden -The Rolling Stones @Ms. Paige
8. Can't Stand Losing You-The Police @Ome
9. Le Freak -Chic @Richard Channing
10. Best of Both Worlds -Robert Palmer @Willie Oleson
I think it was chosen by @Toni
1. Fantasy - Earth, Wind & Fire @Emelee
2. Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward @Toni & @Angela Channing
3. I Lost My Heart To A Starship Trooper - Sarah Brightman & Hot Gossip @Richard Channing
4. Never Let Her Slip Away - Andrew gold @Long Lashes
5. Cuba - Gibson Brothers @Mel O'Drama
6. Only The Good Die Young ~ Billy Joel @Ms. Paige
7. Enigma (Give A Bit of Mmh to Me) - Amanda Lear @Willie Oleson
8. Come Sail Away-Styx @jessie
9. You Took the Words Right Out of my Mouth – Meat Loaf @Long Lashes
10. (I'm Always Touched by Your) Presence, Dear – Blondie @Long Lashes
I believe this one is down to @Mel O'Drama
1. Can’t Stand Losing You – The Police @Ome
2. Just the Way You Are - Billy Joel @Angela Channing
3. Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush @Toni
4. Airport - The Motors @Emelee
5. Boogie Oogie Oogie - A Taste Of Honey @Mel O'Drama
6. Enigma (Give A Bit of Mmh to Me) - Amanda Lear @Willie Oleson
7. Pyscho Killer ~ The Talking Heads @Ms. Paige
8. Disco Inferno-The Trammps @jessie
9. Staying alive - bee gees @Barbara Fan
10. Sultans Of Swing - Dire Straits @Long Lashes
I think @jessie chose 1978.
1. All Right Now – Free @Richard Channing
2. (Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult @Ome
3. Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward@Toni
4. The Name of the Game – ABBA
5. Is This Love - Bob Marley & the Wailers @Angela Channing
6. Summer Night City – Abba
7. Follow you follow me – Genesis @Barbara Fan
8. Who are you? - The Who @Richard Channing
9. Tragedy - Bee Gees @Mel O'Drama
10. Picture this - @Barbara Fan
PS I will guess marvelous @Mel O'Drama
You're too kind, BF.
Again I get too many songs. My first list was 21 songs. After narrowing it down to ten, these are the ones that will stick with me:
1. Summer Night City – Abba @Angela Channing
2. Take a Chance on Me – ABBA @Toni
3. YMCA - Village People @Toni
4. Summer Nights - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John @Toni
5. Sandy - John Travolta @Long Lashes
6. Blame It on the Boogie - The Jacksons @Angela Channing
7. Can't Smile Without You - Barry Manilow @Mel O'Drama
8. We Are the Champions – Queen @Angela Channing
9. Yes Sir, I Can Boogie – Baccara @Emelee
10. Staying alive - bee gees @Barbara Fan
I have to skip this voting roung, there is just no time on my schedule to listen through all new songs.
I'm sure there are enough songs that you already know, you can pick your favourite 10 from these.
Here are 2 songs that you like:
Now you only have to pick 8 other songs. It'll only take 2 minutes
Ok, @Willie Oleson - I don't like voting without knowing all my options, but for your sake........
1. Because the night _ patty smith --- @Barbara Fan
2. We Will Rock You - Queen --- @Angela Channing
3. It's A Heartache - Bonnie Tyler --- @Angela Channing
4. Sultans Of Swing - Dire Straits --- @Long Lashes
5. (Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult --- @Ome
6. Tragedy - Bee Gees --- @Mel O'Drama
7. Kansas - Dust in The Wind --- @Willie Oleson
8. If You Can´t Give Me Love - Suzi Quatro --- @Toni
9. Da Ya Think I´m Sexy? - Rod Stewart --- @Toni
10. Who are you? - The Who --- @Richard Channing
I'll guess that @Toni chose this year.
From a total of 204 songs nominated
11 voted on 83 songs
Here’s how they look.
1. Forever Autumn - Justin Hayward = 37
2. You Don’t Bring Me Flowers - Barbra Streisand & Neil Diamond / I Lost My Heart To A Starship Trooper - Sarah Brightman & Hot Gossip / Fantasy - Earth, Wind & Fire = 17
3. It's A Heartache - Bonnie Tyler / (Don’t Fear) The Reaper – Blue Oyster Cult / Summer Night City – Abba = 15
4. Summer Nights - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John / Sandy -John Travolta = 14
5. Cuba - Gibson Brothers / Can't Stand Losing You-The Police = 13
6. Sultans Of Swing - Dire Straits / MacArthur Park - Donna Summer / Airport - The Motors = 11
7. Substitute – Clout / The Man with the Child in His Eyes - Kate Bush / If I Can’t Have You - Yvonne Elliman / How Deep Is Your Love -Bee Gees / All Right Now – Free / Because the night - patty smith = 10
8. Don't Cry For Me, Argentina - Julie Covington / Last Dance – Donna Summer / Wishing on a star – Rose Royce / Brown Girl In The Ring - Boney M / You're The One that I Want - John Travolta and Olivia Newton John / Staying Alive-Bee Gees / Enigma (Give A Bit of Mmh to Me) - Amanda Lear / Just the Way You Are - Billy Joel / Take a Chance on Me – ABBA / We Will Rock You – Queen = 9
9. Song For Guy - Elton John / Come Sail Away-Styx / Every Kinda People - Robert Palmer / Emotion - Samantha Sang / Wuthering Heights - Kate Bush / YMCA - Village People = 8
10. Yes Sir, I Can Boogie – Baccara / Ever Fallen in Love – Buzzcocks / Grease -Frankie Valli / Never Let Her Slip Away - Andrew gold / Tragedy - Bee Gees = 7
11. Eve of the War – Jeff Wayne / Sweet, Sweet Smile – Carpenters / Wheel In The Sky – Journey / A Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy -The Kinks / You Needed Me - Anne Murray / Boogie Oogie Oogie - A Taste Of Honey / Is This Love - Bob Marley & the Wailers = 6
12. Lovely Day – Bill Withers / Baker Street - Gerry Rafferty / Ça Plane Pour Moi - Plastic Bertrand / Arabian Affair - The Abdul Hassan Orchestra / Blame It on the Boogie - The Jacksons = 5
13. Too Much Heaven - Bee Gees / Pretty Little Angel Eyes – Showaddywaddy / Beast of Burden -The Rolling Stones / Pyscho Killer ~ The Talking Heads / Follow you follow me – Genesis / Who are you? - The Who / Can't Smile Without You - Barry Manilow / Kansas - Dust in The Wind = 4
14. Picture This – Blondie / Take Me I’m Yours – Squeeze / Goodbye Girl-David Gates / Instant Replay - Dan Hartman / Disco Inferno-The Trammps / We Are the Champions – Queen / If You Can´t Give Me Love - Suzi Quatro = 3
15. Hammer Horror – Kate Bush / Cold As Ice – Foreigner / Lucky Stars - Dean Friedman / Night Fever - Bee Gees / Le Freak –Chic / You Took the Words Right Out of my Mouth – Meat Loaf / Da Ya Think I´m Sexy? - Rod Stewart = 2
16. Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick - Ian Dury & The Blockheads / Rasputin - Boney M / Rat trap - Boomtown Rats / Dance With Me - Peter Brown / Best of Both Worlds -Robert Palmer / (I'm Always Touched by Your) Presence, Dear – Blondie = 1
Total votes chosen from your nominations.
1. @Toni = 15
2. @Mel O'Kalikimaka = 14
3. @Angels Chanting = 13
4. @Emeliz Navidad & @Sparkly Lashes = 11
5. @Rudolf Channing = 9
6. @Barbara Bel of the Ball & @Ome for Christmas = 8
7. @jessie, @Ms. Paige & @Noëllie Oleson = 6
Winning song nominated by @Toni & @Angels Chanting
But who guessed correctly?
@Angels Chanting picked Ms. Paige
@Barbara Bel of the Ball, @Sparkly Lashes & @Ome for Christmas picked Mel O'Kalikimaka
@Emeliz Navidad, @jessie & @Noëllie Oleson picked Toni
@Mel O'Kalikimaka & @Rudolf Channing picked Jessie
Find out later when @Jingle Jason73 will reveal all….
Congratulations @Angels Chanting on your first nomination win - I had to wait around 8 weeks for mine. If you would like to pick a chosen year, just send @Jingle Jason73 a message saying which year and he will throw it into the mix.
Also congratulations @Toni for doing the double.
Well done @Toni for winning the double & also to you @Angels Chanting for the top song!
Please forgive Madame La Pig, she had took over my laptop and was reading MY Alerts!! How could she!! (She´s now in the fridge, I told her it´s a new rejuvenating appareil...)
Congrats Toni & Angela!
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