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Old 03-26-2011, 11:51 PM
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Default Re: Great AM pop tunes

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Originally Posted by Bo Eder View Post
And the fact that those two songs were in constant radio airplay for almost the entire year of 1975 (or '76?) puts them in the category of Spam. Everybody says they hate it, but somebody's buyin' it - that's why it's still sold!
The irony is that Afternoon Delight was written by Bill Danoff who also wrote songs with John Denver, including Take Me Home, Country Roads. The drummer on that tune is Gary Chester. They were sign to Denver's label. I wouldn't be surprised if the drummer on Afternoon Delight was Gary himself.
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