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David Cassidy 1975 RCA album "The Higher They Climb....The Harder They Fall" as All Music website calls it his best album of his career. Danny Bonaduce also gave it big during the last days of David TV special on A&E but people did not heard it because it did NOT charted in the Billboard Top 200 Album Charts & a failure!!  My opinion, "Rock Me Baby" is my favorite from David from 1972!!  Yes, The Partridge Family "Sound Magazine" I think is the best album which I got & heard for the very first time on a sealed Ampex 8 track tape back in February of 1978 back then. The song "One Night Stand" was co written by Paul Anka!!  

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GirlFan   
On 2019-07-24 at 9:52 PM, Kirk said:

Can't go wrong there, Tammy.

Exactly right Kirk I can't  stand to go without my favorite music 

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donzi   

1) Boston

2) Boston Don't Look Back

3) Boston Third Stage

4) Boston Walk On

5) Boston Corporate America, Boston Life, Love & Hope, Boston Greatest Hits, Boston (any future album)

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LC   

Brad Delp was great—gone too soon (he died in 2007). He was from up this way, in Peabody, Mass., and was a noted Beatles fanatic. 

I know it's not the "coolest" Boston song to like, but this one's my favorite.

 

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James   

"A Man I'll Never Be", for me, is hands down the best Boston song, and as great a song as any that came out of the rock era.

 

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James   

Just ordered Secret Treaties, BOC....prompted by Paul's post, and then by the stellar reviews online. Surprised I missed that one back in the day.

Another 5:

1. "Live", Status Quo, from 1977....could be argued it's the greatest rock & roll album out there.

2. "Flashback with....", The Spinners, a Best Of collection.....wall to wall great r&b pop tunes from back in the day.

3. Any Foghat live collection. Underrated band imho...strong writing, guitat playing, and a really likeable and charismatic frontman/showman in Lonesome Dave Peverett.

4."Hot August Night", Neil Diamond.....the masterpiece of one of the top 5 song writers of the era.

5."Boats Against the Current", .....most days it's my favorite of all time.

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Kirk   

The groupings get more eclectic with every passing day.  My next five:

1. They're Coming To Take Me Away

2. Monster Mash.

3. Alvin and the Chipmunks.

4. Soundtrack from Jaws.

5. Any "Space Music" album from the 50's or 60's. 

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On 7/25/2019 at 6:14 AM, Raspbernie said:

You pulling' our leg, Dave?

Bernie

Ok, maybe that'd be #6 (I really do like it!).  I forgot about Keane's Hopes & Fears.  That'd be a top 5 for me. 

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LC   

Dave, I love that Keane album. The first two tracks especially are spectacular.  

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Choosing just 5 is difficult, and if you asked me later my list would probably change, but here's what I'm feeling right now:

1) Bee Gees - Main Course

2) Eric Carmen - Boats Against the Current

3) Beatles - Rubber Soul

4) Billy Joel - The Stranger

5) Donald Fagen - The Nightfly

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PaulMaul   

I love Bee Gees Main Course! One of the most eclectic albums out there. Great songs from so many genres. And anyone who hasn’t seen this video of Wally Farkas doing Nights on Broadway should watch it! 😁

 

 

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