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70s music flashback (1)

The 70s music flashback pages:
Level 1*  |  Level 2  |  Level 3  |  Level 4

Level 1: Most played tracks

No hit info = peaked (in The Netherlands) in the original release year, if it was a hit. No version info = main mix/similar.

  • Aerosmith  –  Dream on  ~  Blues, 1973
  • America  –  A horse with no name  ~  Folk/Dutch 1972 hit, 1971
  • Art Garfunkel  –  Bright eyes  ~  Pop (ballad)/Dutch 1979 hit, 1978
  • Bachman-Turner Overdrive  –  Lookin’ out for number one  ~  Pop/jazz/Dutch 1976 hit, 1975
  • The B-52’s  –  Rock lobster  ~  Pop, 1978
  • Bill Withers  –  Ain’t no sunshine  ~  Soul, 1971
  • Bill Withers  –  Grandma’s hand  ~  Soul, 1971
  • Billy Paul  –  Me and Mrs. Jones  ~  Soul/Dutch 1973 hit, 1972
  • Black Sabbath  –  Paranoid  ~  Rock, 1970
  • Bob Dylan  –  Hurricane  ~  Folk, 1975
  • Can  –  I’m so green  ~  Rock/funk, 1972
  • Carla Bley  –  Song sung long  ~  Jazz, 1977
  • Cat Stevens  –  Lady d’Arbanville  ~  Folk, 1970
  • Cheo Feliciano  –  Si por mi llueve  ~  World music, 1976
  • Chicago  –  Saturday in the park  ~  Funk/pop/rock, 1972
  • The Clash  –  The guns of Brixton  ~  (Punk) rock/dub, 1979
  • The Cure  –  Boys don’t cry  ~  Pop, 1979
  • Curtis Mayfield  –  Move on up  ~  Soul/funk, 1970
  • Dave & Ansil Collins  –  Double barrel  ~  Dub/ska, 1971
  • David Bowie  –  Fame  ~  Rock/funk, 1975
  • David Bowie  –  Rebel rebel  ~  Rock, 1974
  • Derek & The Dominos  –  Layla  ~  Blues, 1970
  • The Doobie Brothers  –  Long train runnin’  ~  Pop/rock/funk, 1973
  • The Doors  –  Riders on the storm  ~  Rock, 1971

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The 70s music flashback pages:
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  • Earth & Fire  –  Maybe tomorrow, maybe tonight  ~  Rock, 1973
  • Earth & Fire  –  Memories  ~  Rock, 1972
  • Eric Burdon & War  –  Spill the wine  ~  Funk, 1970
  • Flash And The Pan  –  Walking in the rain  ~  Pop/1977 hit (as a b-side), 1976
  • Gil Scott Heron  –  The bottle  ~  Soul/jazz/funk, 1974
  • Grace Jones  –  La vie en rose  ~  Disco/soul/pop, 1977  –>  Became a Dutch hit in 1983
  • Herbie Hancock  –  Watermelon man (the version on the album Headhunters)  ~  Jazz/funk, 1973
  • Ian Dury & The Blockheads  –  Hit me with your rhythm stick  ~  Rock/Dutch 1978-1979 hit, 1978
  • Ian Dury & The Blockheads  –  Sex & drugs & rock ’n roll  ~  Rock/Dutch 1978 hit, 1977
  • Iggy Pop  –  Lust for life  ~  Rock/Dutch 1977-1978 hit, 1977
  • The Jacksons  –  Shake your body  ~  Disco/soul/funk/Dutch 1979 hit, 1978
  • The Jacksons  –  Show you the way to go  ~  Disco/soul/funk/Dutch 1977 hit, 1976
  • James Brown  –  The boss  ~  Soul/funk, 1973
  • Jefferson Airplane  –  White rabbit  ~  Rock/Dutch 1970 hit, 1967
  • John Lennon  –  Imagine  ~  Pop/rock (ballad), 1971
  • Johnny Cash  –  A thing called love  ~  Country/Dutch 1972 hit, 1971
  • Kate Bush  –  Wuthering heights  ~  Pop, 1978
  • Maceo & The Macks  –  Cross the track (We better go back)  ~  Funk, 1975
  • Madness  –  Night boat to Cairo  ~  Pop/ska/Dutch 1980 hit, 1979
  • Madness  –  One step beyond  ~  Pop/ska/Dutch 1979-1980 hit, 1979
  • Manu Dibango  –  Walking to waza  ~  Funk/jazz/world music, 1972
  • Marcos Valle  –  Democústico  ~  Bossa nova/funk/jazz, 1972
  • Michael Jackson  –  Ben (radio version)  ~  Soul/Dutch 1972-1973 hit, 1972
  • Michael Jackson  –  One day in your life  ~  Soul/Dutch 1981 hit, 1975
  • Miles Davis  –  Black satin  ~  Jazz/funk, 1972
  • Miles Davis  –  Pharaoh’s dance  ~  Jazz/funk, 1970
  • Minnie Riperton  –  Lovin’ you  ~  Soul/Dutch 1975 hit, 1974

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The 70s music flashback pages:
Level 1*  |  Level 2  |  Level 3  |  Level 4

  • Ocho  –  Mamey colorao  ~  Funk/world music, 1976
  • Oscar Peterson  –  A child is born  ~  Jazz, 1970
  • Paco de Lucia  –  Entre dos agua  ~  Flamenco, 1973
  • Paul McCartney & Wings  –  Arrow through me  ~  Pop, 1979
  • Paul McCartney & Wings  –  Let ’em in  ~  Pop, 1976
  • Peter Skellern  –  You’re a lady  ~  Pop (ballad), 1972
  • Pinduca  –  Vamos farrear  ~  Folk/world music, 1974
  • Pink Floyd  –  Another brick in the wall  ~  Rock/Dutch 1979-1980 hit, 1979
  • Pink Floyd  –  Shine on you crazy diamond (part 1-5)  ~  Rock, 1975
  • Procol Harum  –  Grand hotel  ~  Rock, 1973
  • Queen  –  Bohemian rhapsody  ~  Rock/Dutch 1975-1976 hit, 1975
  • Robert Palmer  –  Best of both worlds  ~  Pop/rock, 1978
  • Roxy Music  –  Do the strand  ~  Rock, 1973
  • Roy Ayers  –  Don’t stop the feeling  ~  Disco/funk, 1979
  • Roy Ayers Ubiquity  –  Everybody loves the sunshine (Demo)  ~  Soul/funk, 1976
  • Roy Ayers  –  Running away  ~  Disco/funk, 1977

TOP 1/4 HALF BOTTOM

The 70s music flashback pages:
Level 1* | Level 2 | Level 3 | Level 4

  • Sandy Coast  –  True love that’s a wonder  ~  Rock, 1971
  • The Selecter  –  On my radio  ~  Pop/ska/Dutch 1980 hit, 1979
  • Simon & Garfunkel  –  Bridge of troubled water  ~  Folk, 1970
  • Simon & Garfunkel  –  Cecilia  ~  Folk, 1970
  • Simon & Garfunkel  –  El condor pasa (If I could)  ~  Folk, 1970
  • Sixto Rodriguez  –  Sugar man  ~  Folk/soul, 1970
  • Sparks  –  This town ain’t big enough for the both of us  ~  Rock, 1974
  • The Specials  –  Gangsters  ~  Pop/ska, 1979
  • Stanley Turrentine  –  Vera Cruz  ~  Jazz, 1971
  • Steely Dan  –  The fez  ~  Disco/funk, 1976
  • Steve Rowland & The Family Dogg  –  Sympathy  ~  Blues, 1970
  • Tafari Syndicate  –  All for free  ~  Reggae, 1974
  • Telex  –  Moskow diskow  ~  Electro/disco, 1979
  • 10cc  –  I’m not in love  ~  Pop, 1975
  • The Temptations  –  Papa was a rollin’ stone  ~  Soul/Dutch 1972-1973 hit, 1972
  • Tubeway Army  –  Are friends electric?  ~  Pop, 1979
  • Van Morrison  –  Moondance  ~  Jazz/pop/funk, 1970
  • Vaughan Mason & Crew  –  Bounce, rock, skate, roll  ~  Disco/funk, 1979

TOP 1/4 HALF 3/4

The 70s music flashback pages:
Level 1*  |  Level 2  |  Level 3  |  Level 4

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