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July 29, 2021

 

 

With their first 15 hit singles all on Warner Brothers,

in 83, ‘Gimme All Your Lovin’, reached No.61.

Also in 83, ‘Sharp Dressed Man’,

at No.53, followed on.

 

Next, in 84 came, ‘TV Dinners’ at No.67,

and ‘Gimme All Your Lovin’, re-appeared at No.10,

with ‘Sharp Dressed Man’, at No.22

back in the charts again.

 

In 85, ‘Legs’, peaked at No.16,

with ‘Summer Holiday (EP)’, waving a No.51 flag.

And ending 85, climbing to No.27,

came their 8th hit, ‘Sleeping Bag’.

 

In 86, ‘Stages’, reached No.43,

followed by ‘Rough Boy’, making a No.23 high.

And ending 86, peaking at No.54,

was Velcro Fly.

 

In 90, ‘Doubleback’, made No.29,

And in 91, ‘My Head’s in Mississipi’ hit No.37.

In 92, ‘Viva Las Vegas’, was a Top 10,

and also in 92, at No.49, came ‘Rough Boy’ again.

 

In 94, ‘Pincushion’, rose to No.15,

with ZZ TOP now on RCA.

And also in 94, peaking at No.60,

was ‘Breakaway’.

 

In 96, ‘What’s Up With That’, made No.58,

ending their run on RCA.

And in 99, ‘Gimme All Your Lovin 2000’, on Riverhorse,

for Martay feat ZZ Top, a No.28 play.

 

R.I.P.

Dusty Hill    1949 – 2021

Thank You for 50+ years of music.

 

written by Harriet Blackbury

 

 

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July 28, 2021

 

 

 

1     ETHAN ROSS

2     LIAM HOGAN

3     ASH PALMER

4     DAN COWAN

5     JORDAN KEANE

6     PAUL TURNBULL

7     CONNOR DIMAIO

8     SAM MINIHAN

9      FRANK MULHERN

10    NYAL BELL

11    BEN HINCHLIFFE

12    CHRIS SMALLEY

13    SAM WALKER

14    ADAM THOMAS

15    MATTY WARBURTON

16    IAN ORMSON

17    DARREN STEPHENSON

18    ADAM ETCHES

19    JAKE KIRBY

20    SZYMON CZUBIK

21    GEORGE BEST

22    AARON WILBRAHAM

23    SEAN CONNELLY

24    ALBERT WATERALL

25    JIM GANNON

26    MIKE SUMMERBEE

27    WAYNE HENNESSEY

28    BILL BOCKING

29    JOE SMITH

30    BRETT ANGELL

31    LIAM BRIDCUTT

32    MICKEY QUINN

33    CARL BAKER

34    SHEFKI KUQI

35    BILL McNAUGHTON

36    LEN ALLCHURCH

37    RICKIE LAMBERT

38    KEN MULHEARN

39    ASHLEY WILLIAMS

40    ERNIE SIMMS

41    WILLIE MOIR

42    ALAN OGLEY

43    DOMINIC BLIZZARD

44    ANDY MUCH

45    CHRIS LAWLER

46    LEN WHITE

47    GARY BRABIN

48    ADAM LE FONDRE

49    BILL HOLDEN

50    DAVE JONES

51    BOAZ MYHILL

52    CARLO NASH

53    STEPHEN GLEESON

54    PAUL COOK

55    GLENN MURRAY

56    ALUN ARMSTRONG

57    MICHAEL RAYNES

58    NICHOLAS BIGNALL

59    RICHARD SNEEKES

60    ALAN OGLEY

61    JAMES BALL

62    ANDY BLACK

63    CARLTON PALMER

64    LES BRADD

65    JAMIE WARD

66    GARETH OWEN

67    LEE TODD

68    FREDDIE GOODWIN

69    TOMMY ROWE

70    FRASER FORSTER

71    ANTHONY ELDING

72    WILL COLLAR

73    TED CRITCHLEY

74    JOHN RUDDY

75    ANTHONY PILKINGTON

76    DAMIEN ALLEN

77    JAMIE STOTT

78    RALPH CODLING

79    LIAM DICKINSON

80    DANNY BERGARA

81    TOMMY SWORD

82    SIMON RUSK

83    ERIC WEBSTER

84    KEVIN FRANCIS

85    LES CHAPMAN

86    STUART BAXTER

87    MICHAEL BYRNE

88    SIMON GRAYSON

89    CHRIS MARSDEN

90    ANDY THORPE

91    TREVOR PORTEOUS

92    PAUL HART

93    ARTHUR WATERS

94    ASA HARTFORD

95    RAY CHARTER

96    WYN DAVIES

97    JOHN COOKE

98    DEAN EMERSON

99    BARNEY DANIELS

100   PAUL EDWARDS

101   ALEC HERD

102    NORMAN SYKES

103   ALF LYTHGOE

104   NEIL MATTHEWS

105   ERIC NIXON

106   GARETH ROBERTS

107   TOMMY MITCHELL

108   DAVID LAWSON

109   LES ROBINSON

110   MIKE SALMON

111   ALBERT QUIXALL

112   KAYODE ODEJAYI

113   JIMMY SMITH

114   RON STANIFORTH

115   EDDIE STUART

116   SCOTT TAYLOR

117   JIMMY WALSH

 

Compiled by Harriet Blackbury

July 2021

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Thank you for visiting my website  Regards Harriet

 

 

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July 13, 2021

 

 

 

1     NORTH SEAS     5  4

2     A GO MAN    I   L H     4  5

3     HEAR SAM  L P     3  6

4     A  AND  C   NOW     3  5

5     E  A  D J    NEON ARK     6  5

6     L B A TURN   U PULL     4  8

7     ICON   MAIN DOOR     6  6

8     MAIN ANS   HIM     3  7

9     HARK FM   E RUN  NL     5  7

10    ALL BY  E N L     4  4

11    FLINCH   H  BE FINE     3  10

12    C  IS  SHELL ARMY      5  7

13    WARM LAKES     3  6

14    HOT AS  MAMA D     4  6

15    U TRAM BY ART TOWN     5  9

16    ARM IN   SO ON     3  6

17    PHONE   STAR N SENDER     6  10

18    A MATCH SEED     4  6

19    BIKER JAY K     4  5

20    NB   C  OZZY MUSIK     6  6

21    O E GREETS  G B     6  4

22    HAL  AIRBORN AM    A W     5  9

23    ENCLOSE   ANY   NL     4  8

24    TRAWLER BEAT ALL     6  8

25    JOIN MAN N G     3  6

26    U SEEK ME MR    I B ME     4  9

27    E Y  WHEN ANY SENSE     5  9

28    I B BLOCKING L     4  7

29    SO HIM JET     3  5

30    ALL BETTER   N   G     5  6

31    C TRAM  BUILD IT     4  8

32    MY QUICK NINE     6  5 

33    CLEAR BARK     4  5

34    IF HE QUIK   S K     6  4

35    L  U B CLOTHING  MAN     4  10

36    HE LUNCH   CALL R     3  9

37    CALM BIKE TRIER     6  7

38    N  HE ANKLE U  MR     3  8

39    ALL MY WISHES  ALI     6  8

40    M  MINE RISES     5  5

41    I MORE    I WILL     6  4

42    O   LAY ANGLE     4  5

43    C LIZZI  B  R  DIAMOND     7  8

44    U C MY HAND     4  4

45    SHARER WILL C     5  6

46    N  WHEEL IT     3  5

47    BARGAIN BY R     4  6

48    O  DEFEND ALARM     4  2  6

49    L   LION B HELD     4  6

50    O  A SEVEN DJ     4  5

51    O  Y  B M   AZ HILL     4  6

52    SALON ARCH     5  4

53    ELSE OPEN   S G THEN     7  7

54    O A LOCK UP     4  4

55    RELY MAN  RUNG     5  6

56    RUN AT LONG ARMS     4  9

57    SEARCH ANY MILE     7  6

58    B A  CHILLING SALON     8  7

59    SEE KIND ARCHERS     7  7

60    GOALY LANE     4  5

61    ALL J B    AS ME     5  4

62    Y BACK LAND     4  5

63    R  CALL OPEN TRAM     7  6

64    L B  DARES  D     3  5

65    I   J W     A DREAM     5  4

66    HOT NEW GEAR     6  4

67    E TOLD  ED     3  4

68    FEW DO RIDING   E  DO     7  7

69    TO MY MOWER     5  4

70    REF ROSE FAST  RR     6  7

71    O LEND ANYTHING     7  6

72    I C WALL    ROLL     4  6

73    DIRECTLY HE   T  C     3  9

74    NU  DJ    DR HOY     4  5

75    ONLY THINK AN POINT  G     7  10

76    DEAL L IN NAME     6  5

77    TIME     TOAST  J     4  4

78    LONG CARD  PHIL     5  7

79    I CALM  N  I SO KIND     4  9

80    RAN  BY A GARDEN     5  7

81    MOST MY WORD     5  5

82    NO RISK   SUM     5  4

83    RE   I BEST CREW     4  7

84    VAR   N  K F  IS NICE     5  7

85    SAM CAN HELP     3  7

86    U B STAR TREAT X     6  6

87    CLIMB ANY   HERE     7  5

88    MOON RAYS  SING     5  7  ( on loan )

89    MARCH IN DRESS     5  7

90    TRY AND HOPE     4  6

91    REPORT OUR VOTES     6  8

92    L   U A  ART   P H     4  4

93    AW    HEAR TRUST  R     6  6

94    A H    D   FOR A STAR     3  8

95    HE CARRY  ART     3  7

96    N VIEW DAYS      3  6

97    O HE ON   OK  J C     4  5

98    MEN REASONED     4  7

99    EASY BRAND LINE     6  7

100   SUPA LED DRAW     4  7

101   LED REACH     4  4

102   N S ARMY    E  OK  N S     6  5

103   FLY THE GOAL     3   7

104   L  THE TEAMS WIN     4  8

105   IN  ICON REX     4  5

106   SEAT BROTHER  G R     6  7

107   C MY LOT    E  HIM  MTL     5  8

108   AVOID SWAN  D L     5  6

109   BOSS ON LINER     3  8

110   M S   LION MAKE     4  6

111   L B QUAIL   XALTER     6  7

112   OKAY  O    I EYED A DJ     6  7

113   MY    TIS  HIM  JM     5  5

114   ON A SHIRT FRONT     3  10

115   TRADE DUTIES     5  6

116   C TOTAL STORY     5  6

117   M  MY WISH  AL   J     5  5

 

The answers will appear on my website

blackbury-poems.com

on 29th July 2021

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Thank you for visiting my website  Regards Harriet

 

 

 

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July 9, 2021

 

 

 

1     SAM ALLARDYCE

2     EDDIE HOPKINSON

3     NAT LOFTHOUSE

4     JOE SMITH

5     RICARDO GARDNER

6     ANTONI SARCEVIC

7     JAY – JAY OKOCHA

8     ROY GREAVES

9     KEVIN DAVIES

10   PETER REID

11    IVAN CAMPO

12    JUSSI JAASKELAINEN

13    OWEN COYLE

14    NICOLAS ANELKA

15    FRANCIS LEE

16    KEVIN NOLAN

17    FRANK WORTHINGTON

18    GARY CAHILL

19    RAY PARRY

20    STELIOS GIANNAKOP

21    GARY SPEED

22    JOHN BYROM

23    YOURI DJORKAEFF

24    JOHN RITSON

25    FABRICE MUAMBA

26    GUONI BERGSSON

27    DAVID JACK

28    JON McGINLAY

29    JASON McATEER

30    NICKY HUNT

31    NATHAN BLAKE

32    STUART HOLDEN

33    PER FRANDSEN

34    BILLY DRELLIN

35    EL HADJI DIOUF

36    IAN EVATT

37    DAVID WHEATER

38    JIMMY PHILLIPS

39    JOHAN ELMANDER

40    MICHAEL RICKETTS

41    ALEX BAPTISTE

42    LEE CHUNG – YONG

43    BILLY BUTLER

44    EIOUR GUOJOHNSEN

45    KEITH BRANAGAN

46    JAY SPEARING

47    BRUNO NGOTTY

48    WARWICK RIMMER

49    CALLUM KING – HARMES

50    GAVIN McCANN

51    VINCENT CANDELA

52    FERNANDO HIERRO

53    JIM McDONAGH

54    HENRIK PEDERSEN

55    IVAN KLASNIC

56    GRETAR STEINSSON

57    DON HOWE

58    JARED BORGETTTI

59    TAL BEN HAIM

60    WILLIE MOIR

61    MATTHEW TAYLOR

62    ADAM LE FONDRE

63    STEVE THOMPSON

64    KENNY DAVENPORT

65    ALEX FINNEY

66    PAUL JONES

67    FRED HILL

68    STAN HANSON

69    HARRY BROCKBANK

70    ROY HARTLE

71    NEIL WHATMORE

72    DENNIS POLITIC

73    MATT GILKS

74    SONNY GRAHAM

75    BRYAN EDWARDS

76    RONAN DARCY

77    JOHN SOMERVILLE

78    LUKAS JENSEN

79    DENNIS STEVENS

80    PETER KIOSO

81    PETER NICHOLSON

82    REISS GREENIDGE

83    BERT BAVERSTOCK

84    LIAM EDWARDS

85    SYD FARRIMOND

86    JIMMY SEDDON

87    BRIGHT AMOATENG

88    DOUG HOLDEN

89    TONY CALDWELL

90    DARREN PRATLEY

91    JULIAN DARBY

92    OLADAPO AFOLAYAN

93    PHIL BROWN

94    KIERAN LEE

95    RICARDO SANTOS

96    RYAN DELANEY

97    ADAM SENIOR

98    LLOYD ISGROVE

99    GEORGE THOMASON

100  SHAUN MILLER

101   JACK HICKMAN

102   MUHAMMADU FAAL

103   ANDREW TUTTE 

104   ARTHUR GNAHOUA

105   BRANDON COMLEY

106   ALI CRAWFORD

107   EOIN DOYLE

108   GETHIN JONES

109   M J WILLIAMS

110   LIAM GORDON

111   NATHAN DELFOUNESO

112   FINLAY HURFORD – LOCKETT

 

Compiled by Harriet Blackbury

June 2021

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Thank you for visiting my website  Regards Harriet.

 

 

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July 2, 2021

 

 

1     GLENN MURRAY

2     MICHEL KUIPERS

3     KIT NAPIER

4     BOBBY ZAMORA

5     GORDON GREER

6     CRAIG MACKAIL – SMITH

7     CHRIS HUGHTON – ex manager

8     KERRY MAYO

9     GRAHAM POTTER

10    PETER WARD

11    DALE STEPHENS

12    BRIAN HORTON

13    MATHEW RYAN

14    ERNIE WILSON

15    KAZENGA LUALUA

16    DANNY CULLIP

17    NEAL MAUPAY

18    BERT STEPHENS

19    SOLLY MARCH

20    STEVE FOSTER

21    ANTHONY KNOCKAERT

22    TOMMY COOK

23    PASCAL GROB

24    BEN WHITE

25    WILL BUCKLEY

26    LEWIS DUNK

27    CHARLIE OATWAY

28    ASHLEY BARNES

29    LEANDRO TROSSARD

30    PERCY TAU

31    DAVY PROPPER

32    ROBERT SANCHEZ

33    LIAM BRIDCUTT

34    ADAM EL – ABD

35    SHANE DUFFY

36    TOMER HEMED

37    FLORIN ANDONE

38    AARON CONNOLLY

39    GUS POYET

40    ALIREZA JAHANBAKHSH

41    BRUNO

42    ADAM LALLANA

43    JOSE IZQUIERDO

44    TOMMY ELPHICK

45    YVES BISSOUMA

46    BERAM KAYAL

47    ANDREW CROFTS

48    TARIQ LAMPTEY

49    INIGO CALDERON

50    ADAM WEBSTER

51    ELLIOTT BENNETT

52    DANNY WELBECK

53    CHRISTIAN WALTON

54    STEVEN ALZATE

55    ALEXIS MAC ALLISTER

56    LEONARDO ULLOA

57    DAVID STOCKDALE

58    CASPER ANKERGREN

59    DAN BURN

60    DEAN HAMMOND

61    STEVE SIDWELL

62    BOBBY FARRELL

63    STEVE GATTING

64    GLEN WILSON

65    BILLY BOOTH

66    GARY HART

67    WALLY LITTLE

68    JIMMY CASE

69    PETER O’SULLIVAN

70    DAVE WALKER

71    DES TENNANT

72    STEVE BURTENSHAW

73    BRIAN POWNEY

74    NORMAN GALL

75    REG WILKINSON

76    DAVE TURNER

77    IAN CHAPMAN

78    DENNIS GORDON

79    ROY JENNINGS

80    STAN WEBB

81    BOB WHITING

82    JIMMY COLLINS

83    POTTER SMITH

84    PAUL WATSON

85    JIMMY HOPKINS

86    WALLY GOULD

87    EDDIE SPEARRITT

88    DENIS FOREMAN

89    PERRY DIGWEED

90    ERIC GILL

91    NICKY FORSTER

92    GARRY NELSON

93    JOHNNY McNICHOL

94    IAN MELLOR

95    KEVIN BREMNER

96    CHARLIE LIVESEY

97    PETER HARBURN

98    MICHAEL ROBINSON

99    BILLY REED

100  LEON KNIGHT

101   BILL CASSIDY

102   KURT NOGAN

103   JOCK DAVIE

104   ARTHUR ATWOOD

105   ANDY RITCHIE

 

compiled by Harriet Blackbury

May 2021

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Thank you for visiting my website – Regards Harriet.

 

 

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June 18, 2021

 

To view older posts  please click on newer posts

as the instruction sign is still back to front.

Sorry for any inconvenience   Regards Harriet

 

 

 

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1     TOM FINNEY

2     HOWARD KENDALL

3     ROY GREAVES

4     ALEX NEIL

5     PETER THOMPSON

6     BILL SHANKLY

7     GREG CUNNINGHAM

8     SAM ALLARDYCE

9     DAVID NUGENT

10   PETER REID

11    SEAN MAGUIRE

12    ALAN SPAVIN

13    BEN DAVIES

14    GEORGE DRUMMOND

15    TOM BARKHUIZEN

16    ALEX DAWSON

17    JIM SMITH

18    JOE GARNER

19    SCOTT SINCLAIR

20    YOUL MAWENE

21    TOMMY DOCHERTY

22    DAVID MOYES

23    ANDY LONERGAN

24    JERMAINE BECKFORD

25    CHRIS LUCKETTI

26    PAUL GALLAGHER

27    TEPI MOILANEN

28    ALAN KELLY SR

29    DECLAN RUDD

30    NEIL MELLOR

31    DANIEL IVERSEN

32    CLAUDE DAVIS

33    JOE WALTON

34    DAVID HEALY

35    TOMMY ROBERTS

36    SEAN ST LEDGER

37    ANDREW HUGHES

38    PAUL HUNTINGTON

39    DARNELL FISHER

40    LIAM LINDSAY

41    GRAHAM ALEXANDER

42    TOM BAYLISS

43    RICHARD CRESSWELL

44    CHED EVANS

45    ALAN BROWNE

46    JIMMY ROSS

47    EMIL RIS JAKOBSEN

48    BILLY JONES

49    LIAM CHIVERS

50    DAVID BECKHAM   ( on loan )

51    BRAD POTTS

52    DANIEL JOHNSON

53    CALLUM DAVIDSON

54    TOM CLARKE

55    JORDAN STOREY

56    PAUL McKENNA

57    JOSH EARL

58    SEPP VAN DEN BERG

59    JON PARKIN

60    BEN PEARSON

61    DARREN CARTER

62    SEAN HASLEGRAVE

63    JORDAN HUGILL

64    SCOTT LAIRD

65    RYAN LEDSON

66    JOHN WELSH

67    CALLUM ROBINSON

68    PATRICK BAUER

69    AIDEN McGEADY

70    PERCY SMITH

71    GARETH AINSWORTH

72    GARY BRAZIL

73    EDDIE LEWIS

74    ALAN KELLY JR

75    LEE CARTWRIGHT

76    FRANK WORTHINGTON

77    ANDY SAVILLE

78    RONNIE JEPSON

79    MIKE ELWISS

80    NICK ROSS

81    BRIAN MOONEY

82    CONNOR RIPLEY

83    PETER McBRIDE

84    GEORGE BERRY

85    JAMES TRAINER

86    BOBBY CRAWFORD

87    ANDY FENSTONE

88    GEORGE HOLDCROFT

89    WILLIE CUNNINGHAM

90    BOB HOLMES

91    GEORGE ROSS

92    BOBBY BEATTIE

93    JIM BAXTER

94    ALEX BRUCE

95    ROY TUNKS

96    RYAN KIDD

97    SIMON WHALEY

98    JON MACKEN

99    ANDY McATEER

100  MICHAEL JACKSON

101  GARY SWANN

102  KURT NOGAN

103  CHRIS SEDGWICK

104  BAILEY WRIGHT

 

compiled by Harriet Blackbury

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Thank you for visiting my website  Regards Harriet 

 

 

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June 15, 2021

 

 

In 58,  Shirley Bassey, on Philips,

took ‘Kiss Me Honey Honey Kiss Me’, to No.3.

And in 76, Brotherhood Of Man, had a platinum, 6 wk No.1,

on Pye, with ‘Save Your Kisses For Me’.

 

In 86, ‘French Kissin’, in the USA’, on Chrysalis,

for Debbie Harry, had a No.8 appeal.

And in 94, ‘Kiss From A Rose’, on ZTT Zang,

was a Top 4 for Seal.

 

In 82, ‘It Started With A Kiss’, on Rak,

gave Hot Chocolate, a Top 5.

And in 99, ‘Your Kisses Are Charity’, on Virgin,

at No.25, for Culture Club, did arrive.

 

In 76, ‘Kiss And Say Goodbye’, a US No.1 & UK No 4,

for The Manhattans, on CBS.

And in 02, ‘Kiss Kiss’, on London,

gave Holly Valance, a No.1 success.

 

In 04, ‘French Kisses’, on Virgin,

for Jentina, made the Top 20.

And also in 04, ‘Kiss On The Lips’, on Galley Music,

for The Dualers, a No.21 entry.

 

In 56, ‘Kiss Me Another’, reached No.24,

for Georgia Gibbs, on Mercury.

And in 83, ‘Our Lips Are Sealed’, on Chrysalis,

reached No.7, for Fun Boy Three.

 

In 63, ‘Kiss Me Quick’, peaked at No.14,

for Elvis Presley & The Jordanaires, on RCA.

And in 88, The Art Of Noise feat.Tom Jones,

with ‘Kiss’, on China, was a Top 5 play.

 

In 88, ‘Kissing A Fool’, on Epic,

gave George Michael, a No.18 view.

And in 96, Total, on Arista,

reached No.29, with ‘Kissin’ You’.

 

In 74, ‘Kissin In The Back Row Of The Movies’,

gave The Drifters, a Top 2, on Bell.

And in 88, Bryan Ferry, on Virgin,

rose to No.41 with ‘Kiss & Tell’.

 

In 06, The Pipettes, on Memphis Industries,

made No.35, with ‘Your Kisses Are Wasted On Me’.

And in 80, ‘Kiss On My List’, on RCA,

gave Daryl Hall & John Oats, a US No.1 & UK No.33.

 

In 99, ‘Kiss Me’, on Elektra,

for Sixpence None The Richer, made No.4.

And in 07, ‘Kiss You Off’, reached No.43,

for The Scissor Sisters, on Polydor.

 

In 86, George Benson, on Warner Brothers,

made No.60, with ‘Kisses In The Moonlight’.

And in 89, Neneh Cherry, on Circa,

saw ‘Kisses On The Wind’, soar to the Top 20 height.

 

In 90, ‘Kissing Gate’, on A & M,

for Sam Brown, rose to No.23.

And in 91, ‘Kiss Like Ether’, on Island,

gave Claudia Brucken, a No.63.

 

In 86, ‘Kiss’, for Prince and The Revolution,

on Paisley Park, was a US No.1 & UK No.6.

And in 93, ‘Kiss Of Life’, on Epic,

at No.44, for Sade, ends this mix.

 

 

 

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June 13, 2021

 

 

In 74, The Staple Singers, made No.34,

on Stax, with ‘If You’re Ready (Come Go With Me)’.

And in 92, ‘Every Kinda People (Remix), on Island,

for Robert Palmer, peaked at No.43.

 

In 74, ‘Let’s Put It All Together’, on Avco,

saw The Stylistics reach No.9.

And in 60, ‘Nice & Easy’, on Capitol,

took Frank Sinatra to the No.15 line.

 

In 70, Keep The Customer Satisfied’, on Track,

reached No.41, for Marsha Hunt.

And in 87, ‘Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now’, gave Starship,

a gold selling US & UK No.1, on Grunt.

 

In 82, ‘Never Give Up On A Good Thing’, for George Benson,

on Warner Brothers, was a No.14.

And in 82, ‘State Of Independence’, also on Warner Brothers

gave Donna Summer too, a No.14.

 

In 70, ‘New World In The Morning’, on Columbia,

for Roger Whittaker, reached No 17.

And in 76, Harvest For The World’, on Epic,

took The Isley Brothers to the Top 10 scene.

 

In 76, ‘Now Is The Time’, reached the Top 5,

for Jimmy James and The Vagabonds, on Pye.

And in 84, ‘New Moon On Monday’, made No.9,

for Duran Duran, on EMI.

 

In 70, ‘I’ll Be There’, on Tamla Motown,

gave The Jackson Five, a US No.1 & UK Top 4.

And in 74, ‘The Air That I Breathe’, made No.2,

for The Hollies, on Polydor.

 

In 81, ‘New Life’, on Mute,

for Depeche Mode, rose to No.11.

And in 93, ‘Long Train Running’, on Warner Brothers,

for The Doobie Brothers, made No.7.

 

In 92, ‘If We Hold On Together’, on EMI,

gave Diana Ross, a No.11.

And in 02, ‘A New Day Has Come’, on Epic,

for Celine Dion, peaked at No.7.

 

In 70, The Brotherhood Of Man, on Deram,

had a Top 10, with ‘United We Stand’.

And in 97, Grace, rose to No.38,

on Perfecto, with ‘Hand In Hand’.

 

In 76, ‘Take It To The Limit’, on Asylum,

for The Eagles, to No.12 flew.

And in 60, ‘Theme From A Summer Place’,

on Philips, for Percy Faith, a US No.1 & UK Top 2.

 

In 62, ‘Gonna Build A Mountain’, On Reprise,

took Sammy Davis, Jr to No.26.

And in 88, ‘One Moment In Time’, on Arista,

gave Whitney Houston a UK No.1, ending this mix.

 

 

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1     CARS MAY LEAD L     3  9

2     ID   E ONE KIND SHOP     5  9

3     U THE SON    ALOFT     3  9

4     O I  THEM    J S     3  5

5     CAR RAN    DID ROGER     7  7

6     VAR   I C S    C E AINT ON     6  8

7     AHOY JACK – A JOY     3 – 3  6

8     EG   SAY ROVER     3  7

9     ID   SEVEN VIA K     5  6

10   RE   PRE  EDIT     5  4

11    O C  A VIP MAN     4  5

12    U SEEN IN A SAIL   ASK J J     5  12

13    O  ONLY WE C  E     4  5

14    I ON CANAL LAKES     7  6

15    ELSE I C F RAN     7  3

16    LINK ONE VAN     5  5

17    THANKING FRONT ROW     5  11

18    HAIRY CALL G     4  6

19    Y  ARRY  RAP     3  5

20    A LION AS KINGS POET     7  9

21    ESPY  DEAR G     4  5

22    ROOM BY JHN     4  5

23    OUR KEY DJ   OFF AIR     5  9

24    HIT N SOON  J R     4  6

25    I AM CAFE BAR   U M B     7  6

26    E RINGS U SOON  G B     5  8

27    AKA  ID  DJ  CV     5  4

28    N JOY   CALMING H     4  8

29    R  JAM SCONE TEA     5  7

30    TINY CHUNK     5  4

31    B A  HAT N ANKLE     6  5

32    SHOULDER  ATTN     6  6

33    SENDER RAN   P F     3  8

34    C  IN    YELL  BRILL     5  7

35    O  I HAD  J   IF U LED     2  5  5

36    EVIAN  AT  T     3  5

37    VAR   T  HEAD WIDE     5  7

38    J P   L I SIMPLY HIM     5  8

39    HERO  LAND MAN  J E     5  8

40    THE TRICK IS   E CALM     7  8

41    T PIXELATES   A B     4  8

42    Y – EGG LUNCHEON     3  5 – 4

43    Y  R  BUILT BELL     5  6

44    O U RUN   E JOG IN SHOE     5  10

45    A B G   AN A THINKER     5  8

46    EG   J IN A SPRAY     3  8

47    O U TRY B N  NOT G     5  6

48    WARM WICKER RIM     7  6

49    MAKING SURE – HM CALL     6  4 – 6

50    NAMING VAN C C     5  6

51    E C ANCIENT LAND V     7  7

52    HR RAN FINE RODEO     8  6

53    I C  JMD  AMONG H     3  8

54    ER SEEK HP DINNER     6  8

55    ASK IN AL N VIC     4  7

56    GREEN R STATIONS S     6  9

57    HE DO  WON     3  4

58    J B  RODE IT  GREAT     5  8

59    MAIN TABLE H     3  3  4

60    I  OR ME  WILL I     6  4

61    HY  TO WARM LATTE     7  6

62    DONE DREAM   ALF     4  2  6

63    N  MOVE THE POSTS     5  8

64    N VERY APT   N END OK     5  9

65    ANY EXL FINE     4  6

66    O USE PLAN J     4  5

67    E   F H  DRILL     4  4

68    ANS   N HATS ON     4  6

69    H B  RAN ROCKY K BAR     5  9

70    THE ROYAL R     3  6

71    L  I MORE   NW HEAT     4  8

72    SINCE I LIT POND    6  7

73    SALT KIT  M G     4  5

74    OH MANY RAN   S G     5  6

75    YES  BARD DRAWN     5  7

76    AND CARRY ON     5  5

77    R  HELLO  MOVE IN   J S     4  10

78    ANS   US KEEN  L J     5  6

79    IN SEVEN NETS  D S     6  7

80    O SEE PRO KIT     5  5

81    PEN ON   HIT CLOSER     5  9

82    ID   SEE SINGER   E  R G     5  9

83    RESTORE B   BACK VT     4  10

84    AWARD    SMILED     4  7

85    D YARDS FROM IN     3  9

86    ID   O MEND MY J S     5  6

87    B A HOMING TARGET      6  8

88    O GOLDEN U  D H     4  6

89    L  Y   T C  OWNED ALL     4  8

90    PARTNER DEARLY     6  7

91    DIAL A RUN  BY  J     6  5

92    A DAY OF PLAN   ALO  O A     7  8

93    HR   OWL IN P B     4  5

94    E RAN LIKE  E     6  3

95    AND ACROSS  TRIO     7  6

96    E NEARLY ANDY     4  7

97    I DREAM ON    A S     4  6

98    L I   SO VERY GOLD     5  7

99    OR THE GAMES GO ON     6  8

100  E  U  RAN HILL    S M     5  6

101   C A KICK MAN   J  H     4  7

102   U HAD M    AM M F    AL     9  4

103   T WATER TUNED     6  5

104   AR   A RUN THOUGH  A     6  7

105   C ME   ON LOAN  BY RD     7  6

106   L  A FORWARD  I C     3  8

107   O E LED IN  O Y     4  5

108   HOT ENGINES  J     6  5

109   SAM WILL   I  M J      1 1 8

110   A MINOR GOLD     4  6

111   E LAND ONE FUN SHOT     6  10

112   U RODE CRAFTY LINK TO  F  H – L      6  7 – 7

 

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on 9th July 2021

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