FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Venus’ Shocking Blue (1969)

Shocking Blue was founded in 1967 by Robbie van Leeuwen.  Mariska Veres, was lead singer. They are known for their hit “Venus”  Mariska Veres died of gallbladder cancer on 2 December 2006 at age 59 A firey cover by Bananarama  follows Lyrics at end Goddess on the mountain top Burning like a silver flame The summit ofContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Venus’ Shocking Blue (1969)”

FCS Daily Music Video – ‘December 1963, Oh What a Night’ Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons (1976)

The Four Seasons are an American rock and doo-wop band that became internationally successful in the 1960s and 1970s. Since 1970, they have also been known at times as Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. They are one of the best-selling musical groups of all time, having sold an estimated 100 million records worldwide Lyrics at end Oh, what a nightLate December,Continue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘December 1963, Oh What a Night’ Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons (1976)”

FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Everybody’s Talkin’ ‘Bout Me’ Harry Nilsson (1968)

Harry Edward Nilsson III (June 15, 1941 – January 15, 1994), known professionally as Nilsson, was an American singer-songwriter who achieved the peak of his commercial success in the early 1970s. His work is characterized by pioneering vocal overdub experiments, returns to the Great American Songbook, and fusions of Caribbean sounds. A tenor with aContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Everybody’s Talkin’ ‘Bout Me’ Harry Nilsson (1968)”

FCS Daily Music Video – ‘You Really Got Me’ The Kinks (1965)

The Kinks are an English rock band formed in Muswell Hill, north London, in 1964 by brothers Ray (right pic)  and Dave Davies. They are regarded as one of the most influential rock bands of the 1960s. Lyrics at end Girl, you really got me goin’You got me so I don’t know what I’m doin’Yeah, you really got me nowYou gotContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘You Really Got Me’ The Kinks (1965)”

FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Play That Funky Music’ Wild Cherry (1976)

Wild Cherry was an American funk rock band formed in Mingo Junction, Ohio, in 1970 that was best known for its song “Play That Funky Music“. Lyrics at end Hey, do it now Hey, once I was a boogie singerPlayin’ in a rock-and-roll bandI never had no problemsBurnin’ down the one-night stands And everything around meGot to startContinue reading “FCS Daily Music Video – ‘Play That Funky Music’ Wild Cherry (1976)”

Flashback- ‘We Are Family’ Sister Sledge (1979)

Sister Sledge is an American musical vocal group from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Formed in 1971, the group consisted of sisters Debbie, Joni, Kim, and Kathy Sledge. The siblings achieved international success at the height of the disco era.  Lyrics at end We are familyI got all my sisters with meWe are familyGet up everybody and sing We are familyI got all my sistersContinue reading “Flashback- ‘We Are Family’ Sister Sledge (1979)”

Flashback – ‘Love Hangover’ Dianna Ross/Soul Train Dancers (1976)

Diana Ross (born March 26, 1944) is an American singer and actress. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, she rose to fame as the lead singer of the vocal group The Supremes, who became Motown‘s most successful act during the 1960s and one of the world’s best-selling girl groups of all time. The first video features Dianna Ross. The second featuresContinue reading “Flashback – ‘Love Hangover’ Dianna Ross/Soul Train Dancers (1976)”

Flashback – ‘Let Your Love Grow’ Bellamy Brothers (1976)

The Bellamy Brothers are an American pop and country music duo consisting of brothers David Milton Bellamy (born September 16, 1950) and Homer Howard Bellamy (born February 2, 1946) from Darby, Florida. The duo had considerable musical success in the 1970s and 1980s, starting with the release of their hit “Let Your Love Flow” in 1976 Lyrics at end There’s a reason for the sunshine skyAndContinue reading “Flashback – ‘Let Your Love Grow’ Bellamy Brothers (1976)”

Flashback – ‘Let’s Work Together’ Canned Heat (1970) (feat. Ingrid)

Greetings FCS music lovers. I have a treat for you today. I was digging around in our FCS Archives and came on this – Ingrid in her heyday (pre-colour). I must admit I got bit of a shock. Didn’t know she was such a groover in her youth. She is the blonde in the mini-skirt.Continue reading “Flashback – ‘Let’s Work Together’ Canned Heat (1970) (feat. Ingrid)”