Category Archives: Year 1978

I did it my way

I did it my way

Frank Sinatra originally crooned this Paul Anka classic but Sid Vicious from the Sex Pistols screamed it to a generation.

Song (click for full lyrics): My Way

Artist: Sid Vicious & the Sex Pistols

Album: Sid Singssid-vicious

Year: 1978

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You know that love’s the only goal, that could bring a peace to any soul

“You know that love’s the only goal, that could bring a peace to any soul”

To my spark Gina on our anniversary. Your love brings peace to my soul.

This video cannot be embedded but it is worth a look to see the stylings of Robert Palmer. Great song.

Song (click for full lyrics): Every Kinda People

Artist: Robert Palmer

Album: Double Funrobert palmer music lyrics

Year: 1978

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The Saints Are Coming

Leave it to U2 and Green Day to resurrect a 1978 punk anthem by the the scottish band the Skids. The two bands performed the song tonight pre-game on Monday Night Football to commemorate the reopening of the SuperDome in New Orleans. Proceeds will go to Music Rising, the hurricane charity initiative launched by U2’s The Edge and others. The Skid’s Stuart Adamson, who died in 2001, went on to become the leader of Big Country.

The Saints Are Coming”

The Skids The Saints are Coming

Song: The Saints Are Coming

Artist: The Skids

Album: Scared to Dance

Year: 1978

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Thanks to Carolj for the tip.

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