Top 10 songs – week ending 29 May 2015

Current compilation of my favorite top 10 new songs, updated weekly. This playlist updated for week ending 29 May 2015. My #1 for a third week is “Waiting Here” by Jake Isaac.

Debuting this week is “Get It Right” by Oh Honey.

JakeIsaac_WaitingHere1. Waiting Here – Jake Isaac

2. My Type – Saint Motel

3. Fade Out Lines – DJ the Avener (featuring Phoebe Killdeer)

4. Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa

5. Rollercoaster – Bleachers

6. Peaches – In The Valley Below

7. Zombie – Jamie T

8. Outlines – Mike Mago & Dragonette

9. DJ Fav – Joe Bermudez featuring Amanda Brigham

10. Get It Right – Oh Honey

Top 10 songs – week ending 22 May 2015

Current compilation of my favorite top 10 new songs, updated weekly. This playlist updated for week ending 22 May 2015. My #1 for a second week is “Waiting Here” by Jake Isaac.

Debuting this week are “Zombie” by Jamie T, “DJ Fav” by Joe Bermudez featuring Amanda Brigham, and “Outlines” by Mike Mago & Dragonette.

JakeIsaac_WaitingHere21. Waiting Here – Jake Isaac

2. My Type – Saint Motel

3. Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa

4. Fade Out Lines – DJ the Avener (featuring Phoebe Killdeer)

5. One Last Time – Ariana Grande

6. Rollercoaster – Bleachers

7. Peaches – In The Valley Below

8. Zombie – Jamie T

9. DJ Fav – Joe Bermudez featuring Amanda Brigham

10. Outlines – Mke Mago & Dragonette

Top 10 songs – week ending 15 May 2015

Current compilation of my favorite top 10 new songs, updated weekly. This playlist updated for week ending 15 May 2015. My new #1 is “Waiting Here” by Jake Isaac, ending a seventh week run by “My Type” by Saint Motel.

Debuting this week are “Rollercoaster” by Bleachers, “Crazy” by Erika Jayne featuring Maino, and “Peaches” by In The Valley Below.

JakeIsaac_WaitingHere1. Waiting Here – Jake Isaac

2. My Type – Saint Motel

3. One Last Time – Ariana Grande

4. Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa

5. Fade Out Lines – DJ the Avener (featuring Phoebe Killdeer)

6. Inside Out – Spoon

7. When The Beat Drops Out – Marlon Roudette

8. Rollercoaster – Bleachers

9. Crazy – Erika Jayne featuring Maino

10. Peaches – In The Valley Below

B.B. King passes away (May 14, 2015)

B.B. King was born Riley B. King on September 16, 1925 in Mississippi. He passed away on May 14, 2015 at the age of 89.

A small sample of his large body of work…

“The Thrill Is Gone”

“Stay Around A Little Longer” (with Buddy Guy)

“When Love Comes To Town” with U2

“To Know You Is To Love You”

Top 10 songs – week ending 08 May 2015

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Current compilation of my favorite top 10 new songs, updated weekly. This playlist updated for week ending 08 May 2015. My #1 for a seventh week is “My Type” by Saint Motel.

Debuting this week is “Fade Out Lines” by DJ the Avener (featuring Phoebe Killdeer).

1. My Type – Saint Motel

2. Waiting Here – Jake Isaac

3. Inside Out – Spoon

4. When The Beat Drops Out – Marlon Roudette

5. One Last Time – Ariana Grande

6. Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa

7. Mystery – Boxed In

8. Fade Out Lines – DJ the Avener (featuring Phoebe Killdeer)

9. Style – Taylor Swift

10. Just Another Love Song – Haley & Michaels

Chart Debuts – 07 May 1983

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We take another look at Billboard.com and their archives of all of their Top 100 charts.

From 32 years ago today, we have a very strong set of songs that debuted on the Billboard Hot 100…

I’m Still Standing – Elton John

No Time For Talk – Christopher Cross

We Two – Little River Band

Our House – Madness

Bang The Drum All Day – Todd Rundgren

Sign of the Times – The Belle Stars

The Walls Came Down – The Call

Candy Girl – New Edition

The Closer You Get – Alabama

Come Dancing – The Kinks

Top 10 songs – week ending 01 May 2015

Current compilation of my favorite top 10 new songs, updated weekly. This playlist updated for week ending 01 May 2015. My #1 for a sixth week is “My Type” by Saint Motel.

Debuting this week are “Down On My Luck” by Vic Mensa and “Style” by Taylor Swift.

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1. My Type – Saint Motel

2. Waiting Here – Jake Isaac

3. Inside Out – Spoon

4. When The Beat Drops Out – Marlon Roudette

5. Mystery – Boxed In

6. One Last Time – Ariana Grande

7. Better Than You Left Me – Mickey Guyton

8. Just Another Love Song – Haley & Michaels

9. Down On My Luck – Vic Mensa

10. Style – Taylor Swift

Ben E. King passes away (April 30, 2015)

Benjamin Earl King was born September 28, 1938 as Benjamin Earl Nelson in Henderson, North Carolina. He passed away April 30, 2015. His agent said he suffered from “coronary problems” at the time of his death. He was survived by his wife of 51 years, Betty.

“Stand By Me”

“Spanish Harlem”

“Supernatural Thing (Part 1)”

“There Goes My Baby” (with The Drifters)

“This Magic Moment” (with the Drifters)

“Amor”

“Save The Last Dance For Me” (with The Drifters)