Adeli’s Music Blog

#1 on June 16th…

Posted in music by adeli on June 16, 2010

1979: Hot Stuff by Donna Summer

1978: Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb

1977: Dreams by Fleetwood Mac

1976: Silly Love Songs by Paul McCartney & Wings

1975: Love Will Keep Us Together by The Captain & Tennille

1974: Billy, Don’t Be a Hero by Bo Donaldson & the Heywoods

1973: My Love by Paul McCartney & Wings

1972: Candy Man by Sammy Davis, Jr

1971: It’s Too Late/I Feel the Earth Move by Carole King

1970: The Long and Winding Road/For You Blue by The Beatles

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On this day in 1999

Posted in music by adeli on March 15, 2009

On March 15, 1999, Paul McCartney, Billy Joel, Dusty Springfield, and Bruce Springsteen were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Here they are singing some of their classics:

Paul McCartney:
Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey
Band on the Run

Billy Joel:
Keeping The Faith
And So It Goes
Piano Man
The Night is Still Young

Dusty Springfield:
Son of a Preacher Man
Sunny
Wishin’ and Hopin’

Bruce Springsteen:
The River
Born To Run

My Love Does It Good

Posted in music by adeli on May 30, 2008

On this day in 1973, Paul McCartney’s My Love hit Number 1 on the Billboard chart. It was the first Number 1 hit with his group Wings, and a love song written for his wife Linda. I love the lyrics: “Only my love holds the other key to me.”

Let’s watch Paul McCartney and Wings perform it here.

And here are other Paul classics:

Goodnight Tonight

Let ‘Em In

With A Little Luck

Silly Love Songs

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