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#1 song on the day you were born?

Discussion in 'Bass Humor [DB]' started by Jazzdogg, Apr 9, 2009.

  1. Jazzdogg

    Jazzdogg Less barking, more wagging!

    Jul 29, 2006
    San Diego, CA
  2. Wicked_Bassist7


    Oct 31, 2008
    freak me - silk
  3. Forget the top pop song. On the day I was born (Nov. 8, 1955, since you'd be able to look it up anyway), "The Oscar Peterson Trio at Zardi's'" was recorded! No wonder I always had a thing for Ray Brown.
  4. Marc Piane

    Marc Piane

    Jun 14, 2004
    You Haven't Done Nothin' by Stevie Wonder
  5. two fingers

    two fingers Opinionated blowhard. But not mad about it. Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2005
    Eastern NC USA
    Indian Reservation - Paul Revere and the Raiders

  6. nella


    Sep 29, 2008
    Raleigh, NC
    Everyday People - Sly and the Family Stone
  7. Jazzdogg

    Jazzdogg Less barking, more wagging!

    Jul 29, 2006
    San Diego, CA
    I hear ya! If I recall correctly, Pop told me I was innoculated using a phono cartridge that had been prepared by playing several hours of the OP Trio with the late great Ray Brown on bass. ;)

    FWIW, your song is "Autumn Leaves" by Roger Williams
  8. "String of Pearls." Glen Miller.

    Perfect. Goes with my newest outfit.....chicken-skin skirt, (mid-length, as usual) and my signature bone pumps (medium heel, no hose....of course). NO TOP. :atoz:
  9. WalWarrior

    WalWarrior Supporting Member

    Mar 20, 2006
    MD suburbs
    DeJAVu - I could.ve sworn this has been done before - I'll play again though!

    "A Hard Days Night" - The Beatles
  10. drew_bassmore

    drew_bassmore Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2000
    San Francisco Bay Area
    "The Love You Save"- The Jackson 5

    With, I believe, Wilton Felder on "Fender" Bass.

    I'm good with that.

    Maybe that explains how I got into Motown as a teen of the 80's. Maybe it could've been Softcell's cover of "Where did our love go?", either way, as a late bloomer to E. Bass, the moment I discovered James Jamerson, I was hooked.

    Now I can appreciate his funky DB lines on the early hits.
  11. akmusicfreak


    Sep 6, 2008
    Jive Talkin'........The Bee Gees,

    I'm not to sure how happy I am about this one.
  12. moles


    Jan 24, 2007
    Winnipeg, MB
    I got stuck with Seasons In The Sun - Terry Jacks. :\

    I looked up the date I was (theoretically) conceived, birth date minus 9 months :D It came up as My Love by Wings.
  13. jtlownds


    Oct 3, 2004
    LaBelle, FL
    "Goodnight My Love" by Benny Goodman! I always thought that this was a doo-wop tune from the 50's. Never dreamed that Goodman had a #1 hit with it.
  14. drurb

    drurb Oracle, Ancient Order of Rass Hattur; Mem. #1, EPC

    Apr 17, 2004
    "That'll Be the Day" by The Crickets
  15. Jefenator


    Aug 22, 2008
    I Think I Love You - The Partridge Family

    Wow... :rollno: that explains a lot.

    Someone else go, please... quickly!!
  16. I'm so old I thought mine would be a gregorian chant or something. Turns out it's "Love Me Tender" by Elvis......
  17. BenderR


    Jun 1, 2004
    Tucson, AZ
    Hey There by Rosemary Clooney. I had always thought it was Mockingbird Hill by Les Paul and Mary Ford.
  18. neilG


    Jun 15, 2003
    Ventura, CA
    "Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White" by Perez Prado. Thank goodness I was too young to actually listen to that piece of crap!
  19. xxDavidxx

    xxDavidxx Guest

    Aug 16, 2008
    Leiden, Netherlands
    That's the Way Love Goes by Janet Jackson

    like, ***
  20. :D

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