You Belong To The City / GLENN FREY

Glenn Lewis Frey (November 6, 1948 – January 18, 2016) was an American singer, guitarist and a founding member of the rock band Eagles. Frey was the co-lead singer and frontman for the Eagles, roles he came to share with fellow member Don Henley, with whom he wrote most of the Eagles material. Frey played guitar and keyboards as well as singing lead vocals on songs such as "Take It Easy", "Peaceful Easy Feeling", "Tequila Sunrise", "Already Gone", "James Dean", "Lyin Eyes", "New Kid in Town", and "Heartache Tonight". During the hiatus of the Eagles from 1980 to 1994, Frey embarked on a successful solo career. He released his debut album, No Fun Aloud, in 1982 and went on to record Top 40 hits "The One You Love", "Smugglers Blues", "Sexy Girl", "The Heat Is On", "You Belong to the City", "True Love", "Soul Searchin" and "Livin Right".
Album rock, classic rock, country rock, heartland rock, mellow gold, new wave pop, singer-songwriter, soft rock
Don Henley, Steve Winwood, Mike & The Mechanics, Eagles, Peter Cetera

Life Is A Carnival / THE BAND

The Band was an influential Canadian-American rock and roll group of the 1960s and 70s, formed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Band included Robbie Robertson (1943 - 2023) (guitar, piano, drums, harmonica); Richard Manuel (1943-1986) (piano, harmonica, drums, saxophone, organ, slide guitar); Garth Hudson (organ, piano, clavinet, accordion, synthesizer, saxophone); Rick Danko (1943-1999) (bass guitar, violin, trombone, guitar), and Levon Helm (1940-2012) (drums, mandolin, guitar, bass guitar, harmonica). The members of The Band first worked together as The Hawks, the backing band of rockabilly singer Ronnie Hawkins from 1959 until 1963. Afterwards, Bob Dylan recruited the quintet for his history-making 1965/1966 world tour and they joined him on the informal recordings that became the acclaimed Basement Tapes. Dubbed "The Band" by their peers, the group left the comfort of their communal home in Saugerties, NY to begin recording as a group unto themselves.
Blues rock, classic canadian rock, classic rock, cosmic american, country rock, folk, folk rock, heartland rock, jam band, mellow gold, rock, roots rock, southern rock, swamp rock
Bob Dylan and The Band, Bob Dylan, Levon Helm, Neil Young, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young

Love Will Keep Us Together / CAPTAIN & TENNILLE

Captain and Tennille were American recording artists whose primary success occurred in the 1970s. The husband-and-wife duo were "Captain" Daryl Dragon (August 27, 1942-January 2, 2019) and Toni Tennille (born May 8, 1940). They have five albums certified gold or platinum and scored numerous hits on the US singles charts, the most enduring of which included "Love Will Keep Us Together", "Do That to Me One More Time", and "Muskrat Love". They hosted their own television variety series on ABC in 1976–77. In 1972, Toni Tennille was the co-writer of an ecology-themed musical, Mother Earth.
Mellow gold, soft rock, yacht rock
Andy Gibb, Helen Reddy, Barry Manilow, Melissa Manchester, Leo Sayer


Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE (born 30 March 1945), is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of The Yardbirds and of Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. Clapton ranked second in Rolling Stone magazines list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" and fourth in Gibsons "Top 50 Guitarists of All Time". He was also named number five in Time magazines list of "The 10 Best Electric Guitar Players" in 2009.
Album rock, blues rock, classic rock, electric blues, mellow gold, rock, singer-songwriter, soft rock
B.B. King & Eric Clapton, Derek and the Dominos, J.J. Cale & Eric Clapton, John Mayall, John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers

The Rapper / THE JAGGERZ

The Jaggerz was a band playing a catchy mix of Blue-Eyed Soul and pop rock, being best known for their 1970 RIAA Gold record certified and number #2 Billboard Hot 100 hit "The Rapper". Becoming an iconic 70s New England group, they released three albums in their first line-up: Introducing the Jaggerz through Gamble Records (1969), We Went To Different Schools Together through Kama Sutra (1970), and Come Again on Wooden Nickel through 1975. Musicians Jimmy Ross and Dominic Ierace aka Donnie Iris, the latter of which has had a popular solo career as a power pop artist, formed the Jaggerz in 1965 in Aliquippa , Pennsylvania. As stated before, the 1970 breakthrough album featured the 1970 RIAA Gold record certified and number #2 Billboard Hot 100 hit "The Rapper", a satire of 70s lounge lizards / pick-up artists that has been their signature song. They were Pittsburghs most popular band until they broke up in 1975, playing to numerous enthusiastic live crowds for years.
Wadsworth Mansion, Alan O'Day, Clint Holmes, Daddy Dewdrop, Bo Donaldson & The Heywoods

I Gotcha / JOE TEX

Joe Tex (Joseph Arrington, Jr., August 8, 1935 – August 13, 1982) was an American rhythm and blues singer. He gained success in the 1960s and 1970s with his brand of Southern soul, which mixed the styles of country, gospel and rhythm and blues. Born in Rogers, Texas, in 1935 (often misreported as 1933) and raised in Baytown, TX, Texs career started after he was signed to King Records in 1955 following four wins at the Apollo Theater. Between that year and 1964, however, Tex struggled to find hits and by the time he finally recorded his first hit, "Hold What Youve Got", in 1964, he had recorded thirty prior singles that were deemed failures on the charts.
Joe Simon, Wilson Pickett, The Staple Singers, Johnnie Taylor, Eddie Kendricks


Steve Miller Band is an American rock band formed in 1967-8 in San Francisco, California, USA. The band features Steve Miller on guitar and lead vocals, and is known for a string of (mainly) mid-1970s hit singles that continue to be staples of the classic rock radio format. Steve Miller (born 5 October 1943) is a blues and rock and roll guitarist and performer. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin but attended high school in Dallas. While at St.
album rock, classic rock, hard rock, heartland rock, mellow gold, rock, singer-songwriter, soft rock
Joe Walsh, The Doobie Brothers, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Bad Company, Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

Foolish Beat / DEBBIE GIBSON

One of the most notable of teen pop stars, Debbie Gibson, (born Deborah Ann Gibson, Aug. 31, 1970, Brooklyn, N.Y., United States), also known as Deborah Gibson, scored nine U.S.
Freestyle, new wave pop, soft rock
Exposé, Tiffany, Sheena Easton, Paula Abdul, Wilson Phillips

Could It Be I'm Falling In Love / SPINNERS

The Spinners is a soul music vocal group, active for over 50 years, and with a long run of pop and R and B hits especially during the 1970s. The group, originating from Detroit, still tours regularly as of 2011. The band is also listed occasionally as Detroit Spinners, or Motown Spinners (for their 1960s recordings with the Detroit label). These group names were used in the UK to avoid confusion with a British folk group also called The Spinners. In 1954, a group of friends who grew up together in Royal Oak Township, Michigan, just outside Detroit, came together to make music.
Classic soul, disco, funk, motown, philly soul, quiet storm, soul, southern soul

(every Time I Turn Around) Back In Love Again / L.T.D.

Hip hop, new orleans rap, pop rap, rap, trap


Floaters are an indie rock band that formed in 2009 and is currently based in Hamburg, Germany. Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.
Classic soul
Captain Sky, Real Thing, Jim Gilstrap, Peaches and Herb, Evelyn 'Champagne' King

You're The First, The Last, My Everything / BARRY WHITE

Barry Eugene Carter (September 12, 1944 – July 4, 2003), better known by his stage name Barry White, was an American singer and songwriter. A two-time Grammy Award winner known for his bass voice and romantic image, his greatest success came in the 1970s as a solo singer and with the Love Unlimited Orchestra, crafting many enduring soul, funk, and disco songs such as his two biggest hits: "Cant Get Enough of Your Love, Babe" and "Youre the First, the Last, My Everything". White recorded 20 studio albums during the course of his career, but multiple versions and compilations were released worldwide that were certified gold, 41 of which also attained platinum status. White had 20 gold and 10 platinum singles, with worldwide record sales in excess of 100 million records, and is one of the best-selling music artists of all time. His influences included James Cleveland, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, the Supremes, the Four Tops and Marvin Gaye.
Disco, quiet storm, soul
Love Unlimited Orchestra, The O'Jays, Tavares, Commodores, Kool & the Gang

Too Much Heaven / BEE GEES

The Bee Gees, originally made up of three brothers: Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb (died 2012), and Maurice Gibb (died 2003), have been successful for most of their 40-plus years of recording music. They had two distinct periods of exceptional success: as a pop act in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and as a foremost act of the disco music era in the late 1970s. The Gibb brothers were born on the Isle of Man, UK to English parents in 1946 (Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, September 1) and 1949 ( twins Robin Hugh Gibb and Maurice (pronounced "Morris") Ernest Gibb, December 22). The family returned to father Hugh Gibbs home town of Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester, England in the early 1950s where the boys began to sing in harmony, debuting in public on one memorable occasion at a local cinema. The boys were going to lip sync to a record, which other children had done at the cinema in previous weeks.
Disco, mellow gold, soft rock
Robin Gibb, Andy Gibb, Barry Gibb, Little River Band, Leo Sayer

Mama Told Me (not To Come) / THREE DOG NIGHT

Three Dog Night is an American rock band from Los Angeles, California best known for their music from 1968 to 1975, during which time they achieved twenty-one consecutive Billboard Top 40 Hits and 12 consecutive Gold Albums. Three Dog Night are still active in 2012, touring and recording 43 years after their first album was released. The first of the bands 7 million-selling singles was One in 1969. They scored three number one singles: Mama Told Me (Not to Come), Joy to the World and Black and White. The original lineup included three lead vocalists — Danny Hutton, Chuck Negron, and Cory Wells — along with Michael Allsup on guitar, Jimmy Greenspoon on keyboards Floyd Sneed on drums and Joe Schermie (from the Cory Wells Blues Band) on bass.
album rock, classic rock, country rock, folk rock, hard rock, heartland rock, mellow gold, soft rock
The Guess Who, The Grass Roots, Gary Wright, Tommy James & The Shondells, The Doobie Brothers

Sowing The Seeds Of Love / TEARS FOR FEARS

Tears for Fears is an English pop rock band formed in Bath, England, in 1981 by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith. Founded after the dissolution of their first band, the mod-influenced Graduate, Tears for Fears were associated with the new wave synthesizer bands of the early 1980s, and attained international chart success. The bands debut album, The Hurting (1983), reached number one on the UK Albums Chart, and their first three hit singles – "Mad World", "Change", and "Pale Shelter" – all reached the top five in the UK Singles Chart. Part of the MTV-driven Second British Invasion of the US, their second album, Songs from the Big Chair (1985), reached number one on the US Billboard 200, achieving multi-platinum status in both the UK and the US. The album contained two Billboard Hot 100 number one hits: "Shout" and "Everybody Wants to Rule the World", both of which reached the top five in the UK with the latter winning the Brit Award for Best British Single in 1986.
New romantic, new wave, new wave pop, permanent wave, rock, sophisti-pop, synthpop
Duran Duran, Simple Minds, Howard Jones, The Human League, Thompson Twins


Atlanta Rhythm Section, sometimes abbreviated ARS, is an American rock band from the South The band unofficially formed in 1970 as former members of the Candymen and the Classics IV became the session band for the newly opened Studio One in Doraville, Georgia, near Atlanta. After playing on other artists recordings, they decided to become a true band in their own right. The members of the original band were Rodney Justo (singer), Barry Bailey (guitarist), Paul Goddard (bassist), Dean Daughtry (keyboardist) and Robert Nix (drummer). Justo left the band after the first album and was replaced by Ronnie Hammond. Buddy Buie, the bands manager and producer, is listed first on almost all of the songwriting credits of the bands songs.
Album rock, classic rock, country rock, mellow gold, soft rock, southern rock, yacht rock
Firefall, The Marshall Tucker Band, Pablo Cruise, Orleans, Ambrosia

Hot Blooded / FOREIGNER

Foreigner is a British-American rock band, originally formed in 1976 by the veteran English musician Mick Jones and fellow Briton and ex-King Crimson member Ian McDonald along with American vocalist Lou Gramm. The current incarnation of the band includes Jones, lead vocalist Kelly Hansen, bass guitarist Jeff Pilson and multi-instrumentalist Tom Gimbel. With ten multi-platinum albums and sixteen Top 30 hits, Foreigner is universally hailed as one of the most popular rock acts in the world with a formidable musical arsenal that continues to propel sold-out tours and album sales, now exceeding 75 million. Responsible for some of rock and roll’s most enduring anthems including Juke Box Hero, Feels Like The First Time, Urgent, Head Games, Say You Will, Cold as Ice, Hot Blooded, and the worldwide #1 hit, I Want To Know What Love Is, Foreigner continues to rock the charts more than thirty years into the game. Read more on Last.
Album rock, classic rock, glam metal, hard rock, heartland rock, mellow gold, rock, soft rock
Journey, Bad Company, Boston, REO Speedwagon, Styx

Back In The U.s.a / LINDA RONSTADT

Linda Marie Ronstadt (born July 15, 1946 in Tucson, Arizona) is an American singer most closely associated with the country rock genre prevalent in the 1970s. Though an occasional songwriter herself, she is better known as an interpreter of other songwriters works. Her career began in 1967 with the release of folk-rock group The Stone Poneys self-titled album. After the break-up of the Stone Poneys, Linda entered the country music field. In 1969, with the release of Hand Sown...
Country rock, folk, folk rock, heartland rock, mellow gold, singer-songwriter, soft rock
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt & Emmylou Harris, The Stone Poneys, Emmylou Harris, Jackson Browne, Dan Fogelberg

Kiss You All Over / EXILE

There are multiple artists who operate under the moniker of Exile: #1 A curently 14 member big JPop-boygroup that debuted in the year 2001 under the name of J Soul Brothers. They changed their name in 2003 into EXILE and switched to a label called LDH (Love, Dream, Happiness), wich was founded by former member Hiro (better known as EXILE HIRO). The group originaly consisted out of 5 member. At its hight the group used to have a total of 15 member (19 when counting the original member that have left the group). In 2011 EXILE was merged into EXILE TRIBE as its first group (or seen as unit).
J-pop boy group

Lonely Boy / ANDREW GOLD

Andrew Maurice Gold (August 2, 1951 – June 3, 2011) was an American singer, songwriter, musician and arranger. His works include the Top 10 single "Lonely Boy" (1977), as well as "Thank You for Being a Friend" (1978) and "Never Let Her Slip Away" (1978). Gold was a multi-instrumentalist who played guitar, bass, keyboards, accordion, synthesizer, harmonica, saxophone, flute, drums and percussion, as well as more arcane musical devices such as ukulele, musette, and harmonium. He was also a producer, sound engineer, film composer, session musician, actor, and painter. Throughout the years, he played and/or sang on records and/or live performances with artists including Carly Simon, Jennifer Warnes, Linda Ronstadt, Stephen Bishop, Nicolette Larson, Maria Muldaur, Neil Diamond, Barbi Benton, Juice Newton, Leo Sayer, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Karla Bonoff, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Frankie Valli/Four Seasons , Brian Wilson, James Taylor, Roy Orbison, Don Henley, Bette Midler, Diana Ross, Cher, Jesse McCartney and J.
Underground power pop
Stephen Bishop, England Dan & John Ford Coley, Ray Parker Jr., Leo Sayer, Paul Davis