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Ernie K-Doe – Mother-in-law

First hit #1: May 22, 1961 One could almost characterize this as a novelty song, albeit an extremely bitter one. It’s about a mother-in-law, who is characterized as being basically Satan in a dress. It manages to straddle the line … Continue reading

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We Are Number Ones!

Every time someone says anything about the most popular singles, someone moans about the good old days. Remember back when real music hit the #1 spot, instead of these teen sensations and shallow sexpots. But was that ever the case? … Continue reading

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