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Old 30 Dec 2022, 05:50 AM   #466
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Top 10 of 2021.
Queen again at no. 1.
  1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen (2)
  2. Roller Coaster - Danny Vera (1)
  3. A Whiter Shade Of Pale - Procol Harum (153)
  4. Hotel California - Eagles (3)
  5. Piano Man - Billy Joel (4)
  6. Radar Love - Golden Earring (33)
  7. Stairway To Heaven - Led Zeppelin (5)
  8. Nothing Else Matters - Metallica (17)
  9. Black - Pearl Jam (6)
  10. Avond - Boudewijn de Groot (7)
Top 10 of 2022.
Queen for the 19th time at number 1.
  1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen (1)
  2. Roller Coaster - Danny Vera (2)
  3. Hotel California - Eagles (4)
  4. Piano Man - Billy Joel (5)
  5. Fix You - Coldplay (11)
  6. Stairway To Heaven - Led Zeppelin (7)
  7. Black - Pearl Jam (9)
  8. Avond - Boudewijn de Groot (10)
  9. Nothing Else Matters - Metallica (8)
  10. Love Of My Life - Queen (12)

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Old 31 Dec 2022, 03:52 PM   #467
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Old 26 Jan 2023, 11:52 PM   #468
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I'm not a dance fan at all, but Faithless was really good. RIP Maxi Jazz.
His passing was really sad, and not only because of his relatively young age. Faithless were amazing.

I must confess I like Eurodance, I wouldn't say it was necessarily good music (that is debatable) but it was the soundtrack to my teenage years. Listening to dance music like E-Rotic, Captain Jack, 2 Brothers on the 4th Floor, Cappella, 2Fabiola, Sylver, ... is a huge nostalgia/melancholia trip to me.

I will add some dance music was, in my opinion, really good. Ace Of Base for example, still sounds fresh today.
KLF were quite groundbreaking, so if you ignore the controversy surrounding them, they created some really good dance music (I recommend the original "pure trance" version of "What Time Is Love", which was later recycled in the album version of "Justified and Ancient" without Tammy Wynette).
Gala and especially Faithless stood out for their quality of lyrics combined with danceable music.

RIP Maxi Jazz



PS: we also lost Terry Hall of the Specials and Fun Boy Three in late 2022
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Old 26 Jan 2023, 11:55 PM   #469
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Top 10: 2018 - 2020



Top 10 of 2022.
Queen for the 19th time at number 1.
  1. Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen (1)
  2. Roller Coaster - Danny Vera (2)
  3. Hotel California - Eagles (4)
  4. Piano Man - Billy Joel (5)
  5. Fix You - Coldplay (11)
  6. Stairway To Heaven - Led Zeppelin (7)
  7. Black - Pearl Jam (9)
  8. Avond - Boudewijn de Groot (10)
  9. Nothing Else Matters - Metallica (8)
  10. Love Of My Life - Queen (12)

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In Belgium too, "Bohemian Rhapsody" is at nr 1 of those "all time charts" every single year since as long as I can remember. Bryan Adams' "Summer of 69" often at nr 2.

I wonder if people don't massively vote for "Bohemian Rhapsody" purely out of habit or tradition when those annual "all time charts" come up. I cannot imagine the same song remaining at nr 1 for so many consecutive years otherwise, if people really voted based on their (changing) taste in music.

PS "Innuendo" is the best Queen song in my opinion.
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Old 5 Feb 2023, 09:32 AM   #470
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Brian May - Resurrection (Official Video Remastered)
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Old 15 Mar 2023, 12:42 PM   #471
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Morning everyone

Im listening to my "American Rock and Roll revival" cassette

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Old 15 Mar 2023, 01:33 PM   #472
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Old 13 Apr 2023, 12:16 AM   #473
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