One hit wonders are the subject of this week's "Blast From The Past" post. Everyone has a favorite, here are a few of mine:
Whenever I hear this one-hit wonder, I think back to the time when one of my best friends in the world and I used to hang out in his poster-filled room, pondering the various things of the universe, as only a teenager would. Here is King Harvest's, Dancing in The Moonlight from 1973:
The next one-hit wonder was one that came from a Dutch band, The Shocking Blue. Here is their one big hit, Venus:
In the late 70s, Europe's music scene was certainly a unique experience. And when I listen to Driver's Seat by Sniff 'N' The Tears, it takes me back to those days when I lived and worked in what was then, West Germany:
And finally, who could forget this classic In The Year 2525, by Zager & Evans:
Addendum: For a couple of other obscure tunes from the past, check out AC's Fore Left.