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What songs from the 1970’s are on your playlist?

The 1970's were a great time for me, full of wonderful music to go along with the best decade of my life. So many songs to choose from, but I will start with one of my all time fav Fleetwood Mac songs "Go your own way" from the incredible Rumours album, recorded in 1977. I am pretty sure I wore this album out!!

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Dancing Queen ABBA, Bee Gees, How Deep is Your Love, Blondie, Heart of Glass, And Fleetwood Mac,  Go Your Own Way.  Loved Donna Summer too!

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Sly and the Family Stone, the Temptations were still putting out some great stuff. Marvin Gaye. Geez, I could go on and on.......

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Be Here Now-George Harrison

Mull of Kintyre-Paul McCartney

Remember(christmas)-Nilsson

Stairway to Heaven-Zeppelin

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The HOF Bound Doobie Brothers

 

1972

Listen to the music

Rockin' down the highway

Jesus is just alright

1973
Long train runnin'

China grove

South city midnight lady

1974

Another park, another Sunday 

Black water

Take me in your arms (Rock me a little while) 1975

Takin' it to the streets 1976

What a fool believes 1978

 

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Emmylou Harris - 

 

1974

Love Hurts (duet w/Gram Parsons)

1975

If I Could Only Win Your Love

Boulder to Birmingham

Sweet Dreams

One of These Days

For No One (Beatles cover)

Here There and Everywhere (Beatles cover)

1977

Pancho & Lefty

C'est la Vie

1978

Two More Bottles of Wine

To Daddy

Leaving Louisiana in the Broad Daylight

Making Believe

Easy From Now On

Too Far Gone

1979

Beneath Still Waters

 

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Heart

 

1976

Crazy on you

Dreamboat Annie 

Magic Man

Barracuda 1977

Straight on 1978

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Eric Clapton - (some of my favorite songs by EC)

 

Layla (Derek & the Dominos, 1970)

Bell Botton Blues (Derek & the Dominos, 1970)

After Midnight (1970)

Let It Rain (1970)

Let It Grow (1974)

Knockin' on Heaven's Door (1975)

Hello Old Friend (1976)

Cocaine (1977)

Lay Down Sally (1977)

Wonderful Tonight (1977)

Promises (1978)

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Talking Heads

Take me to the river 1978

Psycho Killer 1977


Roxy Music

Do the strand 1973

Love is the drug 1975

Angel Eyes 1979

 

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Fleetwood Mac -

 

Landslide (1975)

Over My Head (1975)

Say You Love Me (1976)

Rhiannon (1975)

Don't Stop (1977)

Silver Springs (1977)

Go Your Own Way (1977)

Dreams (1977)

The Chain (1977)

I Don't Want to Know (1977)

Sara (1979)

Tusk (1979)

 

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@MaVolta  OMG would give you a hundred kudos if I could for the Mac playlist!!

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More from my fav group (that's still together, except for Lindsey 😥)

 

Hypnotized 1973

Monday morning 1975

World turning 1975

1977

Gold dust woman 

Never going back again 

Oh Daddy 

Second hand news 

Songbird 

You make loving fun 

What makes you think you're the one 1979

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The Hollies 1971

 

Long cool woman (in a black dress) 

The air that I breathe

Long dark Road

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Marvin Gaye

 

1971

Inner city blues 

Mercy mercy me

What's going on

Let's get it on 1973

Got to give it up 1977

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CCR - 

 

Have You Ever Seen The Rain (1970)

Who'll Stop The Rain (1970)

Lookin' Out My Back Door (1970)

Long As I Can See The Light (1970)

Fortunate Son (1970)

It Came Out Of The Sky (1970)

Travelin' Band (1970)

Hey Tonight (1970)

Up Around The Bend (1970)

Run Through The Jungle (1970)

Hello Mary Lou (1972)

Someday Never Comes (1972)

 

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America (From their greatest hits album, released in 1975 and fyi was remixed by none other than George Martin of Beatles fame) 

For sure I know I wore this album out!!

 

A horse with no name

I need you

Ventura highway

Don't cross the river

Only in your heart

Muskrat love

Tin man

Lonely people

Sister golden hair

Daisy Jane

Woman tonight

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Hey the 1970 s was the best by far the most greatest decade of classic rock and roll music besides the 60 s!!! I have a huge playlist that I can't even begin to start how about Meatloaf:.            Paradise by the Dashboard Light  from the Bat Out of Hell                  Blue Oyster Colt. " Don't Fear the Reaper'' 

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@MarybethG691589 wrote:

Hey the 1970 s was the best by far the most greatest decade of classic rock and roll music besides the 60 s!!! I have a huge playlist that I can't even begin to start how about Meatloaf:.            Paradise by the Dashboard Light  from the Bat Out of Hell                  Blue Oyster Colt. " Don't Fear the Reaper'' 


Ditto Don't Fear the Reaper - BOC (1976)  

 

More cowbell, please!! Cat LOL 

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Linda Ronstadt - 

 

Long Long Time (1970)

Silver Threads And Golden Needles (1973)

Desparado (1973)

You're No Good (1974)

It Doesn't Matter Anymore (1974)

Faithless Love (1974)

When Will I Be Loved (1974)

Love Is A Rose (1975)

Tracks Of My Tears (1975)

That'll Be The Day (1976)

It's So Easy (1977)

Blue Bayou (1977)

Tumblin' Dice (1977)

Back In The USA (1978)

Just One Look (1978)

 

If you missed the CNN documentary, Linda Ronstadt: The Sound Of My Voice, it's worth looking up on streaming video.  She could sing anything and pretty much did, and on her own terms. 

 

 

 

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Sir Paul McCartney (the first love of my life lol)

 

Every night 1970

Another Day 1971

Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey 1971

Wondeful Christmastime 1979

And with Wings-

Hi,hi,hi 1972

1973

Band on the run 

Helen wheels 

Bluebird 

Live and let die 

My love 

Nineteen hundred and eighty five 

Let me roll it 

Juniors farm 1974

Listen to what the man said 1975

Let 'em in 1976

Beware my love 1976

Goodnight tonight 1979

 

 

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Led Zepplin -

 

Immigrant Song (1970)

Black Dog (1971)

Rock And Roll (1971)

Stairway To Heaven (1971)

Over The Hills And Far Away (1973)

No Quarter (1973)

The Song Remains The Same (1973)

Kashmir (1975)

In My Time Of Dying (1975)

All My Love (1979)

 

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The Eagles

 

1972

Peaceful easy feeling 

Take it easy

Witchy woman

1973

Desperado

Tequila Sunrise

1974

Already gone 

Best of my love

1975

Take it to the limit

Lyin' Eyes

One of these nights

1976

Hotel California

Life in the fast lane

New kid in town

Victim of love

1979

Heartache tonight

I can't tell you why

In the city

The long run

 

 

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Ditto on Eagles.  Great list of songs!

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The Collective Genius of Pink Floyd

 

1973

Brain Damage

Time

Money

1975

Have a cigar

Wish you were here

1979

Hey you

Another brick in the wall

Run like hell

Comfortably Numb

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Rolling Stones -

 

Wild Horses (1971)

Tumblin' Dice (1972)

Angie (1973)

It's Only Rock and Roll (1974)

Beast Of Burden (1978)

 

 

 

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Chicago

 

1970

25 or 6 to 4 

Colour my world 

Make me smile 

Saturday in the park 1972

Feelin' stronger every day 1973

1974

Call on me 

Wishing you were here 

If you leave me now 1976

 

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Carly Simon - 

 

That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be (1971)

Legend In Your Own Time (1971)

Anticipation (1971)

The Right Thing To Do (1972)

You're So Vain (1972)

Haven't Got Time For The Pain (1974)

Nobody Does It Better (1977)

You Belong To Me (1978)

 

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Jackson Browne

The album "Late for the sky" released in 1974. I'm sure that I wore this album out also!!

 

Late for the sky

Fountain of sorrow

Farther on

The late show

The road and the sky

For a dancer

Walking slow

Before the deluge

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Elton John -

 

Your Song (1970)

Take Me To The Pilot (1970)

Tiny Dancer (1971)

Levon (1971)

Honky Cat (1972)

Rocket Man (1972)

Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters (1972)

Daniel (1973)

Crocodile Rock (1973)

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (1973)

Candle In The Wind (1973)

Bennie And The Jets (1973)

Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting (1973)

The B---- Is Back (1974)

Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me (1974)

Someone Saved My Life Tonight (1975)

Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word (1975)

 

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Completely forgot about Sir Elton in my favorites post.  Could not have been the early/mid 70's without his and Bernie Taupin's songs.

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1970- What a year!

 

Let's stay together Al Green

London calling The Clash

Sultans of swing Dire Straits

Lean on me Bill Withers

Heart of glass Blondie

All right now Free

Bang a gong(get it on) T Rex

Band of gold Freda Payne

Blitzkrieg bop Ramones

More than a feeling Boston