Top 10 Songs by: The Style Council

  • Someone said that you only really like a band if you have real trouble deciding what your top 10 songs of theirs are. Good point. It turns out that not as many acts meet that criterion as I would have thought. But when I remember one, I make up a playlist for it…

10. You’re The Best Thing

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9. Long Hot Summer

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8. Homebreakers

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7. My Ever Changing Moods

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6. Heavens Above

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5. Shout To The Top

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4. Headstart For Happiness

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3. The Paris Match

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2. Walls Come Tumbling Down

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1. Have You Ever Had It Blue

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    Top 10 Songs by: Prefab Sprout

    • Someone said that you only really like a band if you have real trouble deciding what your top 10 songs of theirs are. Good point. It turns out that not as many acts meet that criterion as I would have thought. But when I remember one, I make up a playlist for it…

    10. The Best Jewel Thief In the World

    A creation only McAloon could summon, a professional cracksman at the top of his game, scorning the little folk (“what do any of those assholes know?”).Danny Eccleston, 2013

    9. We Let The Stars Go

    There was always something of Bacharach and David or even Irving Berlin in Paddy McAloon’s songwriting. So many of his songs would have been at home in most decades of the 20th century.’We Let The Stars Go’ is a case in point, a gorgeous confection that is sweet without being cloyingly so.buzz.ie, 2016

    8. Earth, The Story So Far

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    7. Andromeda Heights

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    6. Scarlet Nights

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    5. The Mystery of Love

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    4. I Remember That

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    3. Looking For Atlantis

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    2. Hey Manhattan!

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    1. When Love Breaks Down

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    All Top 10s in this series…

      Top 10 Songs by: Genesis

      • Someone said that you only really like a band if you have real trouble deciding what your top 10 songs of theirs are. Good point. It turns out that not as many acts meet that criterion as I would have thought. But when I remember one, I make up a playlist for it…

      10. Your Own Special Way

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      9. Blood On The Rooftops

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      8. Entangled

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      7. Follow You Follow Me

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      6. Ripples

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      5. Please Don’t Ask

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      4. Los Endos

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      3. Duke’s Travels

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      2. Many Too Many

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      1. Afterglow

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      All Top 10s in this series…