Preferred Hit Songs Of The 80S
Then one day, well into his late forties, he bought a guitar. He took a few lessons and practiced until he got good enough to play some basic songs that he could sing along with.
us top 40 songs Wild! (released in 1989) is considered one of their best albums by Erasure’s fans and contains some classics like Blue Savannah, Piano Song, Drama! and Star. The album was Erasure’s second #1 in the UK and had four #1 singles and was also a massive hit in Germany. Chorus was released in 1991 and was another #1 hit in the UK and also had four #1 hits.
The 1997 release of Cowboy saw Erasure return to the UK top 10 and the single In My Arms is a classic song which was a huge hit in UK, Germany and the US where the album was altered slightly to include a cover of the Blondie song Rapture. Loveboat was released in 2000 and contained more use of acoustic guitars than some of their previous albums.
Talk about early adopters! I preset my buttons to any station that didn’t play music, sometimes listening intently to the morning farm report. (If you haven’t tried it they provide a window into an entirely new world.) For me music was continually deteriorating and talk was continually improving. No contest.
It was time to start earning my salary. I wrote out a pretty decent brand strategy plan. On top of the list was something I titled “Brand building the CEO”. I made a slide presentation to Raju defining various brand positioning attributes for his image building.
Next we weaved our way to Tsunamis which where you could take your pick from a dj in the back or live music in the front. It was a nice contrast from the other places we had gone, more of a local feel. So far each bar had given us a taste of something different. It was refreshing to have such a variety.
Do you know the human race was not created to live alone? Do you know that even people who do not believe in any god, still have a god of sorts? Some of the most passionate people in the world about their non belief in God are the atheists. Sometimes I wish the Christian world by in large would be as on fire for what they believe as some people that deny God exists.
I had asked the agency to work out an anthem for the company. The brief was that the song should sound young, vibrant and contemporary. A few weeks later the agency asked me to come to Mumbai to approve the tune. I met two brothers who were in their early twenties and had composed the song. I had never heard of them. But each of the three tunes they presented was outstanding. The agency and I finally selected one of the tunes, a duet with a male and female singer providing the vocals. An instrumental version was also produced that would be used as the call hold music on all Satyam’s telephone switchboard.