Music Monday – 1970

This week both songs are from 1970 and features reggae version of Young Gifted And Black by Bob & Marcia which reached #5 in the UK Singles Chart, it was originally recorded by Nina Simone the same year.
The other song Rainbow by Marmalade reached #3 in the UK Singles Chart, both songs bring back fond memories of my last year at school.

Hope you enjoy it, have a fab week

Young Gifted And Black by Bob & Marcia

Rainbow by Marmalade

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  1. LadyJava
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    First time listening to both song.. Thanks for sharing!
    Happy MM!
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  2. Ian@UnofficialChartBlog
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    Great choices this week – Wow you left school all those years ago? And there’s me thinking you were only 21 LOL – great choices this week Steve – Happy Music Monday

  3. Liz
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    That long already? Btw, I love the song. LOL at Ian’s comment. 🙂

    Happy MM Steve!
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  4. Comedy Plus
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    I was 19 in 1970. Sigh. Love them both Steve.

    You have a fab week too. 🙂
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  5. Jackie
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    Oh you did great this week Steve! I love them and it’s been ages!! Oh my I was 12 in 1970!! I sure feel like I was older!

    Happy MM! 🙂
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  6. Cathy Kennedy
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    I was only 9 years old in 1970. That’s the year my baby sister was born. The 70s produced some great hits and many are still my favorites today.

    It was nice to get a bit of music education with these introductions! Happy MM to you, my friend and thanks for joining us on Monday’s Music Moves Me! =D

  7. Rosey
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    Oh the ’70’s, lol. That open shirt in the second video made me laugh. I wish I could say I wasn’t old enough to remember those days, lolol

    Great choices!

  8. Wayne
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    As always, a great post!
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  9. Stacy Uncorked
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    Those are both new to me – but I sure enjoyed them! Thanks for sharing! 🙂
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  10. Danielle Royalegacy
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    I really don’t remember these two groups probably because I was too young at the time, and these were not groups that my mother listened to.
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  11. Xmasdolly
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    Well those were new to me for sure. Very interesting actually. Thanks for sharing and rockin’ along with us! Have a great week.

  12. Thanks for rocking the music seen this week! 🙂

    Hope your week is going great!

  13. Rhonda@Laugh-Quotes
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    Hadn’t heard this one before, but it sure is fun. thanks.
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  14. Naila Moon
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    Both first for me. I liked the 2nd better than the first. I think he might have been hitting the “rainbow”. *grins*

    Good stuff.

    Sorry getting here so late this week.
    ~Naila Moon
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  15. Alley says:

    Hi Steve! sorry I replied late… I didn’t have internet connection that past 3 days. 🙂 I’m born on the 80’s. My first time to hear the songs. Love ’em! Thanks for sharing!