Music Monday – Retro 21

This weeks Music Monday Today Retro 21

1. “The Hustle” Van McCoy #3 in UK and #1 in US in 1975

2. “War” by Edwin Starr UK #3, US #1 in 1970

3. “Black Is Black” by Los Bravos UK #2, US #4 in 1966

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  1. Ian@UnofficialChartBlog
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    Definitely dancing like a maniac around the living room to these Steve. Have a great week & Happy Music Monday xxx

  2. Liz
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    I love, love the Hustle! And the last one too, but this is the first time I heard the original. I used to listen to Black is Black a lot during the 80s and I didn’t know it was a remake.

    Thanks for visiting and I’m glad you liked the new theme. Happy MM Steve!
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  3. Liz
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    Btw, you haven’t linked up. I don’t see your link in the list. πŸ™‚
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  4. Joyce
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    Three great songs. I remember the kids on the Pride team dancing to the War song for the war against drugs.
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  5. Comedy Plus
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    I like all three Steve. I remember them well.

    I’m still looking good on your sidebar. Thanks.

    Have a terrific day filled with beautiful music. πŸ™‚
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  6. Naila Moon
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    My Mother was a Phys Ed teacher for years. She taught High School for many years and each year taught dance as part of her program. In the Spring she had a show which always included, “The Hustle” in its many forms. Nice memory.
    Love all your picks this week.
    ~Naila Moon

    PS:Nora Clavicle??
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  7. Naila Moon
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    PSS: I cannot hear “War” anymore without thinking of Jackie Chan. LOL

  8. Cathy Kennedy
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    Wow, The Hustle brought back memories – love that song! Every time I hear the song, War, I always smile thinking of Rush Hour. Do you remember the scene where Chris Tucker & Jackie Chen are singing it? So funny! Black is Black is another groovy classic that I danced to as a kid. Gr8 oldies! Thanks for joining the 4M crew on the dance floor! πŸ˜‰

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  9. becca
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    definitely had me dancing in my seat today

  10. Lucy
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    Wow, The Hustle, just Wow. I love WAR and the last one, I have never heard.

    Have a great Monday πŸ™‚

  11. A Daft Scots Lass
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    Soooo groovy, baby! The Hustle is a classic and those dancers are soooooo twee.

  12. Rosey says:

    Those are all good ones!

  13. I love The hustle!

    Pretty cool list!

    Just got home and trying to catch up! Aloha πŸ™‚

  14. Rhonda@Laugh-Quotes
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    Nice list. Surprisingly I didn’t know any of these songs.
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  15. Great selections!
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  16. Danielle Royalegacy
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    I remember all three, too, but preferred not to listen to The Hustle. That one gets stuck in my head. Sorry for being a bit late this week, but just found the time to drop by.
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