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The Original Songfactors' Choice Top Ten Lists 1 to 9

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Can you vote for your own?

1. Autobahn

2. Feel Good Inc

3. Aqualung

4. Life on Mars?

5. Gimme Shelter

6. Roadhouse Blues

7. Respect

8. Lets Stay Together

9. Revolution

10. Try a Little Tenderness

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But my own aren't at the top...someone else already nominated them. I'm keeping a list this week...

Here's mine:

1) Just Like A Woman

2)Respect

3)Roadhouse Blues

4)You Send me

5)unchained Melody

6)Revolution

7)Captain Jack)

8)The Weight

9)Lunatic Fringe

10)You Shook Me

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Thanks for voting RonJon, Batman and CeeCee. :)

We have votes from two thirds of the eligible voters now !!!

Yes, normally you'd put your own at #1 and #2, unless as CeeCee said someone nominates songs that you like better. The same thing happened to me.

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BTW...can you type out the word "respect" without singing r-e-s-p-e-c-t???

Good point RonJon. :)

I didn't put it in my Ten because I've been listening to it for longer than any of you, and I suppose I've grown a bit tired of it. Same with Unchained Melody, which I just couldn't leave out. If I was voting for what I considered to be the BEST songs in the List they'd have been at the Top. But I voted on what I'd like to hear now.

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I was all grown up at 16 when you were born CeeCee. :grin:

I have one whole shelf of 60s 'Various Artists' Compilations CDs, and I think Respect and Unchained Melody are on nearly all of them. Except for Respect Aretha was never that big out here, but when I heard Chain Of Fools again in the movie "Michael" I went out and bought her "Gold" Double CD. Love that song !

:)

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Ok , on time , this time ... ;)

1: Lunatic Fringe

2: Roadhouse Blues

3: Life On Mars ?

4: Rain Fall Down

5: Jeremy

6 : I Can See Clearly

7 : Gimme Shelter

8 : Unchained Melody

9 : I Will Survive

10 : Beds Are Burning

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Thanks Kevin ! You made sure of it this time. :)

Only a day and a half left to vote and we have Top Tens from 18 of the 25 who are eligible. Don't miss out:

daslied

Jenny

Malakin

Nicknameless

phil

steel magnolia

Tenacious Peaches

:headphones:

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1. Jessica - The Allman Brothers Band

2. Me And Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin

3. Night Moves - Bob Seger

4. Let's Stay Together - Al Green

5. Weight, The - The Band

6. You Shook Me All Night Long - AC/DC

7. Respect - Aretha Franklin

8. Unchained Melody - The Righteous Brothers

9. Just What I Needed - The Cars

10.Rock and Roll - Led Zeppelin

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1. Let's Stay Together - Al Green

2. Try A Little Tenderness - Otis Redding

3. Respect - Aretha Franklin

4. I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash

5. Wooden Ships - Crosby, Stills & Nash

6. You Send Me - Sam Cooke

7. Rock and Roll - Led Zeppelin

8. It's My Life - The Animals

9. Tupelo Honey - Van Morrison

10. That's The Way Of The World - Earth, Wind and Fire

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1. Life On Mars? - David Bowie

2. Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones

3. Cecilia - Simon & Garfunkel

4. Overkill - Men At Work

5. Aqualung - Jethro Tull

6. You Send Me - Sam Cooke

7. I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash

8. Tupelo Honey - Van Morrison

9. Well Respected Man, A - Kinks

10. Wooden Ships - Crosby, Stills & Nash

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Sorry! I don't often get online over the weekends.. Here's my vote:

1. Rock and Roll - Led Zeppelin

2. Revolution - Beatles

3. Overkill - Men at Work

4. Beds are Burning - Midnight Oil

5. Tupelo Honey - Van Morrison

6. Wooden Ships - CSN

7. Me and Bobby McGee - Janis Joplin

8. Jeremy - Pearl Jam

9. Cecilia - Simon and Garfunkel

10. Roadhouse Blues - Doors

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Okay, here are mine:

1. Captain Jack - Billy Joel

2. Would I Lie to You - The Eurythmics

3. Try a Little Tenderness - Otis Redding

4. Respect - Aretha Franklin

5. Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones

6. Jeremy - Pearl Jam

7. Feel Good, Inc. - Gorillaz (I LOVE this song)

8. Vasoline - Stone Temple Pilots

9. Let's Stay Together - Al Green

10. Overkill - Men At Work

So many good choices...so good that I left one of my nominations off the list.

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The Eurythmics

I think it's the same as (The) Sweet, but was wondering non the less if they're known as "The Eurythmics" in Australia and/or the USA. I've never heard it and I'd like to think that in whole Europe they're just "Eurythmics" (at least in Germany they are)...

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I´ve worked in their record company and they always were "Eurythmics", with no "The"... In all Europe at least, I don´t know in America or Australia... I like them better now as Annie Lennox... :)

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I can't sleep very well (4.30 am here) so I wandered out to the computer. I see I've made a couple of errors with "The"; it's just Eurythmics and I should have The Kinks.

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I'll probably close this Top Ten off in about 5 hours time, as almost everyone's now voted. Young "nicknameless" (sex unknown) hasn't been back on Songfacts since he/she made his/her nominations and I see Phil's online now. (He was - haven't heard much from him lately). Thanks everyone.

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Good unholy hours of the morning all. I'm going to go back to bed now.

:sleepy: :sleepy: :sleepy:

I've just invited Joe to have a vote, because he wasn't around when we were doing the nominations. I'm sure everybody will welcome this wise man's input.

:)

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HaveagoJoe

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OK, I'll add my two cents. And bow you heathens. You are in the presence of a wise man.

1. Tupelo Honey-Van Morrison

2. Respect-Aretha Franklin

3. You Send Me-Sam Cooke

4. Try A Little Tenderness-Otis Redding

5. Wooden Ships-CSN&Y

6. Aqualung-Jethro Tull

7. Let's Stay Together-Al Green

8. I Can See Clearly Now-Johnny Nash

9. The Weight-The Band

10. Me And Bobby McGee-Janis Joplin

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