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1975 Start of School Year September Thunder Road Bruce Springsteen
Thunder Road
CD Source: Born to Run (30th Anniv, CD+2DVDs)
Time: 4:50
Sequenced by: Born to Run album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Born to Run Bruce Springsteen
Born to Run
CD Source: Born to Run (30th Anniv, CD+2DVDs)
Time: 4:30
Sequenced by: Born to Run album
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Jungleland Bruce Springsteen
Jungleland
CD Source: Born to Run (30th Anniv, CD+2DVDs)
Time: 9:33
Sequenced by: Born to Run album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Lyin` Eyes The Eagles
Lyin` Eyes
CD Source: Very Best of (1972-80+) (2) (plus bonus DVD)
Time: 6:20
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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October Eighteen With A Bullet Pete Wingfield
Eighteen With A Bullet
CD Source: The Island Story (1962-1987) (2)
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
On the Billboard Hot 100 of November 22, 1975, this song`s wish (or prophecy) came true. It peaked at #15, a week later.
 
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Low Rider War
Low Rider
CD Source: Anthology (1970-94) (2)
Time: 3:11
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Still Crazy After All These Years Paul Simon
Still Crazy After All These Years
CD Source: The Essential (1972-2000) (2)
Time: 3:27
Sequenced by: Still Crazy After All These Years album
Honored by:
 

 
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That`s the Way (I Like It) K.C. & The Sunshine Band
That`s the Way (I Like It)
CD Source: The DISCO Box (1973-82+) (4)
Time: 3:05
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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November Funky Kingston Toots & The Maytals
Funky Kingston
CD Source: Anthology (1963-88) (2)
Time: 4:55
Sequenced by: Funky Kingston album
Honored by:
 
Records by The Maytals had been selling well in the U.K. since the late 1960s. This album was first released there in 1973, when the song "Funky Kingston" was new. By the time the album was released in the U.S., in the fall of 1975, all its songs were between 2 and 5 years old.
 
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Pressure Drop Toots & The Maytals
Pressure Drop
CD Source: Anthology (1963-88) (2)
Time: 2:43
Sequenced by: Funky Kingston album
Honored by: RS DM DG
 
This song was first released as a U.K. single in 1970 (it did not chart) and also appeared on the multi-artist soundtrack album, "The Harder They Come," which was first released in the U.K. in 1972. It`s slotted here because this was when it reached its widest audience in America.
 
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Over My Head Fleetwood Mac
Over My Head
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 3:07
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Love Rollercoaster The Ohio Players
Love Rollercoaster
CD Source: Have A Nice Decade (1970-79) (7)
Time: 2:54
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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December Hurricane Bob Dylan
Hurricane
CD Source: Desire
Time: 8:32
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Love to Love You Baby Donna Summer
Love to Love You Baby
CD Source: Very Best of (1975-83+)(bonus CD)(2)
Time: 3:23
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
One album version of this song is nearly 17 minutes long. This CD source is for the hit single version.
 
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Gloria Patti Smith
Gloria
CD Source: Horses
Time: 5:53
Sequenced by: Horses album
Honored by: DG
 
"Gloria" is the only song appearing three times in the Timeline. This version is a complete reinvention of the original song by Van Morrison, recorded first by Them and then covered by The Shadows of Knight. Samples of the other two versions may be found by a Timeline search on "Gloria," but there is no way a brief sample of this version can compare with the other two.
 
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Redondo Beach Patti Smith
Redondo Beach
CD Source: Horses
Time: 3:24
Sequenced by: Horses album
Honored by:
 

 
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1976 January 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover Paul Simon
50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
CD Source: The Essential (1972-2000) (2)
Time: 3:37
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Wake Up Everybody (Part 1) Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes
Wake Up Everybody (Part 1)
CD Source: Love Train (1967-1983) (4)
Time: 3:41
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM
 

 
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Love is the Drug Roxy Music
Love is the Drug
CD Source: The Best of (1972-82)
Time: 4:05
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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February Take It To the Limit The Eagles
Take It To the Limit
CD Source: Very Best of (1972-80+) (2) (plus bonus DVD)
Time: 4:48
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM
 

 
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December 1963 (Oh What a Night) The Four Seasons
December 1963 (Oh What a Night)
CD Source: Have A Nice Decade (1970-79) (7)
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Good Hearted Woman Waylon & Willie
Good Hearted Woman
CD Source: The Outlaws (20th anniv expanded edition)
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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March Dream On Aerosmith
Dream On
CD Source:
Time: 4:24
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Bohemian Rhapsody Queen
Bohemian Rhapsody
CD Source: Greatest Hits (1974-80) (bonus tracks)
Time: 5:57
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 
"Bohemian Rhapsody" was a huge hit in England (#1 for nine weeks) during the winter of 1975-1976. When the song was used in the movie "Wayne`s World" in 1992 it was re-released in the U.S. and had a second run on the Hot 100, reaching #2 on the May 9, 1992 chart.
 
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Show Me the Way (live) Peter Frampton
Show Me the Way (live)
CD Source: Sounds of the Seventies 1976
Time: 3:35
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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April Rhiannon Fleetwood Mac
Rhiannon
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Crazy on You Heart
Crazy on You
CD Source: Dreamboat Annie
Time: 4:18
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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May Sara Smile Daryl Hall & John Oates
Sara Smile
CD Source: Ultimate (1973-90+) (2)
Time: 3:08
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Kid Charlemagne Steely Dan
Kid Charlemagne
CD Source: A Decade of (1972-80)
Time: 4:37
Sequenced by: The Royal Scam album
Honored by:
 

 
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June The Boys Are Back in Town Thin Lizzie
The Boys Are Back in Town
CD Source: Reelin` in the Years Vols 1-5(67-83)(5)
Time: 4:28
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Tear the Roof Off the Sucker Parliament
Tear the Roof Off the Sucker
CD Source: Tear the Roof Off (1974-1980) (2)
Time: 5:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Turn the Beat Around Viki Sue Robinson
Turn the Beat Around
CD Source: The DISCO Box (1973-82+) (4)
Time: 3:23
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
The CD source is for the hit single version, which edits out over two minutes of the percussion break from the album version.
 
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Blitzkreig Bop The Ramones
Blitzkreig Bop
CD Source: Anthology (1976-95) (2)
Time: 2:11
Sequenced by: The Ramones album
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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July Don`t Go Breaking My Heart Elton John & Kiki Dee
Don`t Go Breaking My Heart
CD Source: Sounds of the Seventies 1976
Time: 4:24
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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White Honey Graham Parker
White Honey
CD Source: Ultimate Collection (1976-95)
Time: 3:34
Sequenced by: Howlin` Wind album
Honored by:
 

 
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Back to Schooldays Graham Parker
Back to Schooldays
CD Source: Ultimate Collection (1976-95)
Time: 2:56
Sequenced by: Howlin` Wind album
Honored by:
 

 
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I Don`t Want to Go Home Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes
I Don`t Want to Go Home
CD Source: The Best of (1976-80)
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: I Don`t Want to Go Home album
Honored by: DM
 

 
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You Should Be Dancing The Bee Gees
You Should Be Dancing
CD Source: The Ultimate Bee Gees (1967-1998) (2)
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Say You Love Me Fleetwood Mac
Say You Love Me
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 4:02
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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August Poor, Poor Pitiful Me Warren Zevon
Poor, Poor Pitiful Me
CD Source: I`ll Sleep When I`m Dead (1976-94) (2)
Time: 3:06
Sequenced by: Warren Zevon album
Honored by:
 

 
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Lowdown Boz Scaggs
Lowdown
CD Source: Silk Degrees
Time: 5:16
Sequenced by: Silk Degrees album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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We`re All Alone Boz Scaggs
We`re All Alone
CD Source: Silk Degrees
Time: 4:14
Sequenced by: Silk Degrees album
Honored by:
 

 
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Play That Funky Music Wild Cherry
Play That Funky Music
CD Source: The DISCO Box (1973-82+) (4)
Time: 3:15
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
The LP version clocks at just under 5 minutes. Some CD sources of the single-length version are edits of the LP version, which aren`t quite the same as the single version. My source is one of those LP edits.
 
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Start of School Year September Still the One Orleans
Still the One
CD Source: Sounds of the Seventies 1976
Time: 3:55
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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She`s Gone Daryl Hall & John Oates
She`s Gone
CD Source: Ultimate (1973-90+) (2)
Time: 5:15
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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(Don`t Fear) the Reaper Blue Oyster Cult
(Don`t Fear) the Reaper
CD Source: Reelin` in the Years Vols 1-5(67-83)(5)
Time: 5:10
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM
 

 
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October Isn`t She Lovely Stevie Wonder
Isn`t She Lovely
CD Source: At the Close of a Century (1963-96) (4)
Time: 6:36
Sequenced by: Songs in the Key of Life album
Honored by:
 

 
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Rock`n Me Steve Miller Band
Rock`n Me
CD Source: Greatest Hits (1974-78)
Time: 3:08
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Magic Man Heart
Magic Man
CD Source: Dreamboat Annie
Time: 5:35
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Tonight`s the Night (Gonna Be Alright) Rod Stewart
Tonight`s the Night (Gonna Be Alright)
CD Source: Sounds of the Seventies 1976
Time: 3:55
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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More Than A Feeling Boston
More Than A Feeling
CD Source:
Time: 4:45
Sequenced by: Boston album
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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November The Rubberband Man The Spinners
The Rubberband Man
CD Source: Love Train (1967-1983) (4)
Time: 3:34
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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No Woman, No Cry (live) Bob Marley & The Wailers
No Woman, No Cry (live)
CD Source: One Love: The Very Best of (1973-80)
Time: 7:08
Sequenced by: Bob Marley & The Wailers Live! album
Honored by: RS DM DG
 
This version of "No Woman, No Cry" surpassed the original version from the Natty Dread album when the Live! track was chosen for the Legend compilation.
 
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Trenchtown Rock Bob Marley & The Wailers
Trenchtown Rock
CD Source: Live! (7/18/75) (extended)
Time: 4 23
Sequenced by: Live! album
Honored by:
 
This song was a Wailers` 1971 single, included in the African Herbsman 1973 compilation album. I slotted it here because it was first heard by most U.S. listeners as the lead track of the Live! album.
 
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Here Come Those Tears Again Jackson Browne
Here Come Those Tears Again
CD Source: The Very Best of (1972-2002)
Time: 3:37
Sequenced by: The Pretender album
Honored by:
 

 
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The Pretender Jackson Browne
The Pretender
CD Source: The Very Best of (1972-2002)
Time: 5:52
Sequenced by: The Pretender album
Honored by:
 

 
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December I Wish Stevie Wonder
I Wish
CD Source: At the Close of a Century (1963-96) (4)
Time: 4:13
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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1977 January New Kid in Town The Eagles
New Kid in Town
CD Source: Very Best of (1972-80+) (2) (plus bonus DVD)
Time: 5:04
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Heat Treatment Graham Parker
Heat Treatment
CD Source: Ultimate Collection (1976-95)
Time: 3:09
Sequenced by: Heat Treatment album
Honored by:
 

 
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Back Door Love Graham Parker
Back Door Love
CD Source: Heat Treatment
Time: 3:03
Sequenced by: Heat Treatment album
Honored by:
 

 
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February Fly Like An Eagle Steve Miller Band
Fly Like An Eagle
CD Source: Have A Nice Decade (1970-79) (7)
Time: 3:02
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Night Moves Bob Seger
Night Moves
CD Source: Night Moves
Time: 5:25
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Go Your Own Way Fleetwood Mac
Go Your Own Way
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Rich Girl Daryl Hall & John Oates
Rich Girl
CD Source: Ultimate (1973-90+) (2)
Time: 2:24
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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March Don`t Leave Me This Way Thelma Houston
Don`t Leave Me This Way
CD Source: The DISCO Box (1973-82+) (4)
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Hotel California The Eagles
Hotel California
CD Source: Very Best of (1972-80+) (2) (plus bonus DVD)
Time: 6:29
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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April Lido Shuffle Boz Scaggs
Lido Shuffle
CD Source: Silk Degrees
Time: 3:44
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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See No Evil Television
See No Evil
CD Source: No Thanks! `70s Punk Rebellion (1973-80)(4)
Time: 3:58
Sequenced by: Marquee Moon album
Honored by:
 

 
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Sir Duke Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke
CD Source: At the Close of a Century (1963-96) (4)
Time: 3:52
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM DG
 

 
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Got to Give It Up (Pt 1) Marvin Gaye
Got to Give It Up (Pt 1)
CD Source: The Master 1961 - 1984 (1962-82) (4)
Time: 4:13
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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May X Offender Blondie
X Offender
CD Source: No Thanks! `70s Punk Rebellion (1973-80)(4)
Time: 3:10
Sequenced by: Blondie album
Honored by:
 

 
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Dreams Fleetwood Mac
Dreams
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 4:16
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Life in the Fast Lane The Eagles
Life in the Fast Lane
CD Source: Very Best of (1972-80+) (2) (plus bonus DVD)
Time: 4:46
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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June Like A Hurricane Neil Young & Crazy Horse
Like A Hurricane
CD Source: Greatest Hits (1969-79+)
Time: 8:22
Sequenced by: American Stars & Bars album
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Jamming Bob Marley & The Wailers
Jamming
CD Source: One Love: The Very Best of (1973-80)
Time: 3:37
Sequenced by: Exodus album
Honored by: DG
 
When Stevie Wonder released "Master Blaster (Jammin`)" in 1980, he was paying tribute to Bob Marley in general and to this song in particular. Wonder`s song neither samples nor directly quotes this one, but rather captures and celebrates its joyful mood and feel.
 
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Exodus Bob Marley & The Wailers
Exodus
CD Source: One Love: The Very Best of (1973-80)
Time: 4:31
Sequenced by: Exodus album
Honored by:
 

 
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One Love/People Get Ready Bob Marley & The Wailers
One Love/People Get Ready
CD Source: One Love: The Very Best of (1973-80)
Time: 4:31
Sequenced by: Exodus album
Honored by:
 
This song is often said to be a cover of or tribute to Curtis Mayfield`s song, "People Get Ready." While certainly a tribute in spirit, the songs are also linked lyrically by Marley`s reference to Mayfield`s "hopeless sinner."
 
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July Best of My Love The Emotions
Best of My Love
CD Source: Phat Trax, Vol. 5 (1975-84)
Time: 3:42
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DG
 

 
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Sheena is a Punk Rocker The Ramones
Sheena is a Punk Rocker
CD Source: Anthology (1976-95) (2)
Time: 2:47
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS DG
 

 
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Easy The Commodores
Easy
CD Source: Hitsville U.S.A. Vol. II 1972-1992 (4)
Time: 4:20
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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August Cadillac Walk Mink DeVille
Cadillac Walk
CD Source: The Mink DeVille Collection (1977-80)
Time: 3:16
Sequenced by: Mink DeVille album
Honored by:
 

 
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Mixed Up Shook Up Girl Mink DeVille
Mixed Up Shook Up Girl
CD Source: The Mink DeVille Collection (1977-80)
Time: 3:44
Sequenced by: Mink DeVille album
Honored by:
 

 
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Strawberry Letter 23 The Brothers Johnson
Strawberry Letter 23
CD Source:
Time: 3:37
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Don`t Stop Fleetwood Mac
Don`t Stop
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 3:11
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: DM
 

 
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September Another Star Stevie Wonder
Another Star
CD Source: At the Close of a Century (1963-96) (4)
Time: 5:17
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 
The album version of "Another Star" is 8:22 long, the only length available on CD. The 5:17 length is for the single version edit released in 1977.
 
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Lust For Life Iggy Pop
Lust For Life
CD Source: No Thanks! `70s Punk Rebellion (1973-80)(4)
Time: 5:13
Sequenced by: Lust For Life album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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Start of School Year Boogie Nights Heatwave
Boogie Nights
CD Source: The DISCO Box (1973-82+) (4)
Time: 3:40
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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I Feel Love Donna Summer
I Feel Love
CD Source: Very Best of (1975-83+)(bonus CD)(2)
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 
"I Feel Love" was a disco smash and runs 8:11 in its 12" single version, 5:53 in its album version, and 3:45 in the dj 45 edit, on her Very Best CD.
 
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October How Deep is Your Love The Bee Gees
How Deep is Your Love
CD Source: The Ultimate Bee Gees (1967-1998) (2)
Time: 4:03
Sequenced by: single
Honored by: RS
 

 
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November Blue Bayou Linda Ronstadt
Blue Bayou
CD Source: The Collection (2) (1967-96)
Time: 3:56
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Breakdown Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Breakdown
CD Source: Anthology (1976-93+) (2)
Time: 2:40
Sequenced by: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers album
Honored by:
 

 
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American Girl Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
American Girl
CD Source: Anthology (1976-93+) (2)
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers album
Honored by:
 

 
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Bop Gun (Endangered Species) Parliament
Bop Gun (Endangered Species)
CD Source: Tear the Roof Off (1974-1980) (2)
Time: 8:31
Sequenced by: single (R&B chart)
Honored by:
 
The lead track of the Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome album. (Flash Light was the 2nd single.)
 
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Heroes David Bowie
Heroes
CD Source: Best of (1969-2002) (2)
Time: 3:38
Sequenced by:
Honored by:
 

 
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You Make Loving Fun Fleetwood Mac
You Make Loving Fun
CD Source: The Very Best of (1975-97) (2)
Time: 3:32
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Alison Elvis Costello
Alison
CD Source: The Very Best of (1977-86)
Time: 3:21
Sequenced by: My Aim Is True album
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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Watching the Detectives Elvis Costello
Watching the Detectives
CD Source: The Very Best of (1977-86)
Time: 3:45
Sequenced by: My Aim Is True album
Honored by: RS
 

 
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December Rockaway Beach The Ramones
Rockaway Beach
CD Source: Anthology (1976-95) (2)
Time: 2:05
Sequenced by: single
Honored by:
 

 
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Teenage Lobotomy The Ramones
Teenage Lobotomy
CD Source: Anthology (1976-95) (2)
Time: 2:02
Sequenced by: Rocket to Russia album
Honored by:
 

 
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Anarchy in the U.K. Sex Pistols
Anarchy in the U.K.
CD Source: Never Mind the Bollocks, Here`s The Sex Pistols
Time: 3:30
Sequenced by: Never Mind the Bollocks Here`s The Sex Pistols album
Honored by: RS DM DG
 

 
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