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OK guys, since it's Easter time, I thought about this:

What songs do you relate to the seven deadly sins? For example, Greed - "I Want It All" by Queen. It may be in the name of the song, in the lyrics or some suggestive path. I thought there should be a lot of rock, hard rock and metal songs to fit, but somehow I can't remember as many as I thought they shoud be :(

Besides, I was thinking more about songs from the last 3 decades - like '70s, '80s and '90s... It might be easyer to be songs from the last 5 or so years, but I thought more about classics - sins are classics, so I figured the songs might as well be

Anyway, here's mine:

1. Anger // Keep Me Hangin' On - Kim Wilde (lame, I know, but couldn't think better - which is stupid, hard rock and metal have greatexamples, I just can't remember any!)

2. Greed // Money - Pink Floyd

3. Gluttony // Red Red Wine - UB40

4. Envy // (OK, I'm doomed - couldn't think of single one for this!)

5. Lust // (Well, everything can go here, I know :) ) I Touch Myself - Divinyls, I Want Your Sex - George Michael, Sodomy - Hair Soundtrack, Dancing With Myself - Billy Idol

6. Pride // (OK, I admit I equaled pride to vanity at some point :blush: ) Don't Fear The Reaper - Blue Oyster Cult, Everybody Wants To Rule The World - Tears For Fears, Notorious - Duran Duran, One And Only - Chesney Hawks, Simply Irresistible - Robert Palmer, The great Pretender - The Platters

7. Sloth // Taste It - INXS, Fat Bottomed Girls - Queen, Relax - Frankie Goes To Holliwood (long shot, I know, but I couldn't think of anythin else)

Well, what are your suggestions?

P.S. I mean no disrespect to this great occasion - Easter is probably the greatest among holidays in all Orthodox Christian countries. I just love to laugh and definitely think sense of humor is amongst Gods greatest gifts. :)

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hmm let's see...

1. Anger - I hope you die ~ Bloodhound Gang (1999), Everything about You ~ Ugly Kid Joe (1992)

2. Greed - I want it all ~ Queen (1989) , maybe?

3. Gluttony - Fat ('88) (or "Eat It" ('84)) ~ Weird Al Jankovic

4. Envy - Damn, I wish I was your lover (1992) ~ Sophie Hawkings

5. Lust - Nacked in the Rain ('91) or Velvet Glove ('99) or about two dozen other songs by RHCP ;)

6. Pride - Charming Man ~ Blur ('95)

7. Sloth - Longview ~ Green Day ('94)

I could probably think of some others... ;)

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1. Anger:

"Get Lost" - Eric Clapton

"Smack My B*tch Up" - Prodigy

"F**k Yourself" - Reel Big Fish

2. Greed:

"I Want It All" - Queen

"Give It To Me" - J. Geils Band

"Gimme Your Money, Please" - Bachman-Turner Overdrive

3. Gluttony:

"Eat It" - Weird Al Yankovic

"Cheeseburger In Paradise" - Jimmy Buffett

"Two Triple Cheese (Side Order of Fries)" - Commander Cody

"Cruising For Burgers" - Frank Zappa

4. Envy:

"Bigger Than Me" - George Strait

"Bigger Than The Both Of Us" - Jimmy Buffett

"I Want You To Want Me" - Cheap Trick

"A Bulldagger Stole My B*tch" - 2 Live Crew

5. Lust:

"Back That A** Up" - New Found Glory

"Let Me Put My Love Into You" - AC/DC

"Me So Horny" - 2 Live Crew

"Around The World" - Neil Young

"Bottle Of Fur" - Urge Overkill

"It's Hard" - The Who

6. Pride:

"Hit That" - The Offspring

"Just Got Lucky" - JoBoxers

"It's Hard" - The Who

7. Sloth:

"Don't Bother Me" - The Beatles

"Hit The Road, Jack" - Ray Charles

"Get The Funk Out" - Extreme

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