Category Archive: 1975

MISS YOU NIGHTS

Miss You Nights Format 7″ single Recorded 9 September 1975 at Abbey Road Studios, London Label EMI Writer(s) Dave Townsend Producer(s) Bruce Welch “Miss You Nights” is a song written by Dave Townsend and made famous worldwide by Cliff Richard. The song has been recorded by numerous other artists, most notably Westlife, who released it …

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ARE YOU OLD ENOUGH

  SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: DRAGON SONG PROFILE “Are You Old Enough?” From the album O Zambezi. Dragon, a popular rock band formed in Auckland, New Zealand in January 1972, who relocated to Sydney, Australia in May 1975. They were previously led by singer Marc Hunter who sang lead on “Are You Old …

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SAILING

The Sutherland Brothers original recording “Sailing” is a song composed by Gavin Sutherland of the Sutherland Brothers in 1972, best known as a 1975 international hit for Rod Stewart. Gavin Sutherland would comment: “Most people take the song to be about a young guy telling his girl that he’s crossing the Atlantic to be with …

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CHICAGO (Prodution)

Chicago (musical) – 1975 Chicago (1975) is an American musical with music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb and a book by Ebb and Bob Fosse. Set in Prohibition-era Chicago, the musical is based on a 1926 play of the same name by reporter Maurine Dallas Watkins about actual criminals and crimes she reported …

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GET RIGHT BACK TO WHERE WE STARTED FROM

Right Back Where We Started From – 1975 “Right Back Where We Started From” is a song written by Pierre Tubbs and J. Vincent Edwards which was first recorded in the middle of 1975 by Maxine Nightingale for whom it was an international hit. In 1989, a remake by Sinitta, then 25, reached #4 in …

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FOX ON THE RUN (Sweet)

Fox on the Run – 1975 “Fox on the Run” is a song by the British band Sweet, first recorded in 1974. It was Sweet’s first single that was written by the band, rather than producers Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman, and was their 14th single overall. The lyrics of the song are about groupies; …

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BARRY MANILOW

I Write the Songs – 1975 “I Write the Songs” is a popular song written by Bruce Johnston in 1975 and made famous by Barry Manilow. Manilow’s version reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in January 1976 after spending two weeks atop the Billboard adult contemporary chart in December 1975. It won …

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BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND

Live 1975–85 Live/1975–85 is a live album by Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band. It consists of 40 tracks recorded at various concerts between 1975 and 1985. “In November of ’85”, Springsteen wrote in the liner notes, “Jon Landau sent a four-song cassette of ‘Born in the U.S.A.’, ‘Seeds’, ‘The River’ and ‘War’ down …

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PHYSICAL GRAFFITI

Physical Graffiti – 1975 Physical Graffiti is the sixth studio album by the English rock band Led Zeppelin, released as a double album on 24 February 1975 by their newly founded imprint label Swan Song Records. The band wrote and recorded eight new songs for the album at Headley Grange, which stretched the total time …

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THE BALLROOM BLITZ

The Ballroom Blitz – 1975 “The Ballroom Blitz” is a song by the British rock band Sweet, written and produced by Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. “The Ballroom Blitz” was recorded at Audio International Studio, 18 Rodmartin Street, London. The song was produced by songwriters Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. The song appeared on the …

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