Favorite songs of each decade 60's,70's,80's,and 90's

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touchtouch Asheville, NC 4171WRX Points: 1,682Charter Members Posts: 4,171 Titanium Tees
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First a tip of the golf visor to Bobcat for starting the first recent song appreciation thread. Then jackbauer threw up the 80's tunes thread. Both of these threads have been quite well received indeed. I got to thinking this afternoon what else could we do regarding music hits through numerous decades. I give you this.
I ask you pick only 2 (i know near impossible) of your most favorites of each decade from 1960-2000.
You can post a couple favorites from only one specific decade, two decades, or fill in pair for all four decades. All contributions of course are welcomed/encouraged.
I think the task of having to narrow it down to just two Huge favorites will be a tough challenge.
The results should be all over the place and I find that interesting. I was thinking that a few of you might like this idea I had today so I am rolling this sucker out. I might as well add to my wrx workload. New format (ugh) be damned.


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  • touchtouch Asheville, NC 4171WRX Points: 1,682Charter Members Posts: 4,171 Titanium Tees
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    TM rbz Stage 2 15* Matrix
    TM rbz Stage 2 19* Matrix  
    Callaway Epic 4 hybrid  Recoil 
    TM M5  5-pw  tensei orange 
    Ping Glide 2.0 --- 50, 56, 60 all SS grind
    G. Rife two bar  cs  
     
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  • touchtouch Asheville, NC 4171WRX Points: 1,682Charter Members Posts: 4,171 Titanium Tees
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    Ok I have 3 for the 70's
    I said it would be tough. This St. Louis (high school years) prankster has to throw up some REO.
    RIP Gary Richrath

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    Ping G400 9*  Alta 
    TM rbz Stage 2 15* Matrix
    TM rbz Stage 2 19* Matrix  
    Callaway Epic 4 hybrid  Recoil 
    TM M5  5-pw  tensei orange 
    Ping Glide 2.0 --- 50, 56, 60 all SS grind
    G. Rife two bar  cs  
     
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    Ping G400 9*  Alta 
    TM rbz Stage 2 15* Matrix
    TM rbz Stage 2 19* Matrix  
    Callaway Epic 4 hybrid  Recoil 
    TM M5  5-pw  tensei orange 
    Ping Glide 2.0 --- 50, 56, 60 all SS grind
    G. Rife two bar  cs  
     
  • stryperstryper  3349WRX Points: 910Members Posts: 3,349 Titanium Tees
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    From the 70’s...I got nothing else.

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    Okay, I lied...there’s also this from the 70’s. (Not fond of the am radio version, but I couldn’t find the full album cut)

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  • KevCarterKevCarter Wisconsin 12923WRX Points: 465ClubWRX Posts: 12,923 ClubWRX
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    For me, the 60's have to include the Beatles. Pick any one of about 50. I chose the one that started it all for me.

    Man this is tough to pick only 2. My picks could change 10 times a day based on my mood. I went with the Beach Boys for number 2.

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    On -, @turtlekc said:

    For me, the 60's have to include the Beatles. Pick any one of about 50. I chose the one that started it all for me.

    Man this is tough to pick only 2. My picks could change 10 times a day based on my mood. I went with the Beach Boys for number 2.

    Beach Boys are strong, but GV is overrated. I would have gone with this. All of Brian Wilson’s mad skills, but in a much cleaner package. (Of course, YMMV.)

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    On -, @stryper said:

    Beach Boys are strong, but GV is overrated. I would have gone with this. All of Brian Wilson’s mad skills, but in a much cleaner package. (Of course, YMMV.)

    Great song as well! Probably 20 Beach Boys songs could fit that slot... :smile:

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    My first 70's pick, and one of my all time favorites. RIP

    Next, a song for a generation. RIP

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    On -, @turtlekc said:

    On -, @stryper said:

    Beach Boys are strong, but GV is overrated. I would have gone with this. All of Brian Wilson’s mad skills, but in a much cleaner package. (Of course, YMMV.)

    Great song as well! Probably 20 Beach Boys songs could fit that slot... :)

    For some reason, GV always felt a little too clunky and forced, like they were trying to be too mod. But their overall body of work definitely flows. B)

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    My Beach Boys vote
    tie

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    I dont know if I can get all of this done in one post. But here goes nothing.
    60's
    **** Man, maybe because it was about something i could understand when I was young. I knew what a **** was, didn't know what Brown Sugar was.
    Has any song spoken to a generation more than this one?
    70's
    Really, just about any song by this guy, but I always go back to this one.
    Same for this guy.
    80's
    Changed the idea of college radio, and radio free Europe.
    The 1% has been in the news recently, and this song cemented this 80's band as a game changer.

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    On -, @touch said:

    My Beach Boys vote
    tie

    Great selections!

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    On -, @Petethreeput said:

    ...
    70's
    Really, just about any song by this guy, but I always go back to this one.
    80's
    Changed the idea of college radio, and radio free Europe.
    ...

    I totally missed on both Old Man **and anything **R.E.M. Great picks!

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