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Top 21 of ’78 - #6

#6 – The Doobie Brothers – “What a Fool Believes” – (1978)

Why does this song sound so great? Because it was written by Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins. 51 more words

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#7 – Player – “Baby Come Back” – (1977)

Oops. I’m already so far into this countdown, that I can’t do anything about it now, but this song is actually from 1977. 123 more words

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Top 21 of ’78 - #8

#8 – Joe Walsh – “Life’s Been Good” – (1978)

I saw the Eagles in concert this year, and for most of the show, Joe Walsh looked bored. 138 more words

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Top 21 of ’78 - #9

#9 – Dire Straits – “Sultans of Swing” – (1978)

I like to think that, with this song, Mark Knopfler predicted the coming of swing revival. 60 more words

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Top 21 of ’78 - #10

#10 – Pablo Cruise – “Love Will Find a Way” – (1978)

I consider this to be one of the crowning jewels of soft rock. 58 more words

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Top 21 of ’78 - #11

#11 – Talking Heads – “Take Me to the River” – (1978)

I love the Talking Heads. And I love Al Green. So what happens when the Talking Heads cover one of Al Green’s biggest hits? 50 more words

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Top 21 of ’78 - #12

#12 – Patti Smith Group – “Because the Night” – (1978)

This song actually might be more famous as the cover version – which was done by 10,000 Maniacs on… 60 more words

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