Music Monday – Retro Mix

This weeks Music Monday

A variety of retro

1. “Lady Marmalade” Labelle which charted in 1974/75 UK #17 and US #1 Singles Charts, & 300 million other charts. It was also covered by All Saints in 1998.

2. “Sound and Vision” by David Bowie from 1977 which was half instrumental reached #3 in UK Charts.

2. “You Can’t Hurry Love” by The Supremes from 1966 which reached #3 in UK and US #1 R&B #1 Charts. It was later covered by Phil Collins in 1982/3 he got his version to #1 in UK and #10 US singles Charts.

[highlight]Lady Marmalade by Labelle[/highlight]

[highlight]Sound and Vision by David Bowie[/highlight]

[highlight]You Can’t Hurry Love (Original version 1) by The Supremes[/highlight]

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  1. Ian@UnofficialChartBlog
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    I never had you down for a Bowie fan. I know all these songs this week, great choices Mr bethere2day. Happy Music Monday xxxx

  2. Comedy Plus
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    Love them all especially the last one. I played that one over and over and then played it some more.

    Have a terrific day. πŸ™‚
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  3. Joyce
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    I love clicking on a song while thinking, I don’t know this one but I’ll check it out, and then finding an old friend!
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  4. LadyJava
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    I love the last one the most.. classic… Happy MM!
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  5. Rhonda
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    This one is so much fun! Great song, fun soul train. Great pick.
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  6. Cathy Kennedy
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    The Lebelles did “Lady Marmalade” the best and Diana Ross & the Supremes really rocked in their day. I love their version of “You Can’t Hurry Love”. I do remember both of these, but as a young child in the late 60s. However I do not remember David Bowie’s “Sound and Vision”.

    Thanks for linking up with Monday’s Music Moves Me, my friend!

  7. Danielle Royalegacy
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    Love the Supremes. Their voices blend together so beautifully.
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  8. Rosey says:

    I like the LaBelle version of Lady Marmalade.

  9. Xmasdolly
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    I TOTALLY LOVE THE FIRST ONE I had to turn the speakers up for SOULLLLLLLLL TRAIN! Luvin Soul Train too! Let’s dance!!! Here comes Bowie… wow I haven’t heard this one in like forever… Bowie looks a bit heavier here than his ol’ sin attached to bones self. The SURPREMES… you? Hmmmm Well, they were a hit in there day I must say! There was sure some early pics in there too! Thanks for sharing my friend! Take me back to the good ol’ days when I could shake my booty! hahahaha

  10. Naila Moon
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    You had me boppin’ up and down on my couch today.
    Love all the choices to rock out with today.
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  11. pearl says:

    Wow, I didnt know that Lady Marmalade was not an All Saints Original…Nice selection you got here this week Steve!

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  12. Hazel says:

    Ha! it’s my first time ever to hear You Can’t Hurry Love sang by female singers. They’re cute!

  13. That’s a new Marmalade one for me.
    Very nice list

    Sorry I’m late!
    Aloha πŸ™‚

  14. Mystery Man says:

    all great choices, especially lady marmalade!!!