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I Love to Listen to the Oldies

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    Listen, do you want to know a secret?

    Do you promise not to tell?
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 25

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    1EPMinnie 1EPMinnie 70+, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Just had the Shirelle's "Will You Still Love Me

    Tomorrow?" pop up on my phone. It had been a while. Beautiful song. What's your favorite?
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 26

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    Maveriick1962 Maveriick1962 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    Shake, Rattle And Roll

    Bill Haley & The Comets
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2012

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    Do You Remember??

    I would always have edwin starr as one of my favorite oldies my favorite two songs from him is War and 25 miles............
    Xmidniteangel15X Xmidniteangel15X 18-21, F Nov 8, 2013

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    Have You Ever Seen The Rain

    ....... Creedance Clearwater Revival.....It was by chance that I came across this tune. Someone on EP had mentioned the name Creedance. This brought back memories. My grandma was an avid listener... she loved country, soul, gospel, pop....you name it. As long as it was not...
    HardingP119 HardingP119 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 8, 2013

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    I could listen to this song all day everyday.

    Oldies music puts me in a cheerful mood... Love this! The Ronettes - "Be My Baby" http://youtu.be/2g_FD_sYazk
    NeelraDorianGray NeelraDorianGray 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    Love The Oldies

    I grew up listening to oldies. I can remember my family having parties and all they ever played were oldies. I remember my aunts and uncles doing the stroll, that was always my favorite. Oldies always trigger a happy memory. =]
    TifaLockheart TifaLockheart 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2012

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    I'm only 16, but I honestly can't stand what's

    on the radio now. All that techno loud auto-tuned shiz, is just... Blah! Thank god my mom forced me to listen to oldies when I was younger!
    HawaiianPunchz HawaiianPunchz 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    My Dad loved to blast his music at home

    and in the car, and it kinda encouraged me to sing along since I had nothing else to do. And we've been jamming out to songs together throughout and after my childhood. Fond memories. My favourites would be Simon and Garfunkel and YES I'M STILL LISTENING TO THE BACKSTREET BOYS...
    unicornbombz unicornbombz 16-17, F Oct 3

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    Oldies Station And Community

    Hello,My name is John Michaels and I am the owner of BullsEye Radio http://www.bullseyeradio.comI would like to take a moment to tell you about the site , what it is about and what we can offer.I am sure you have heard of the site FaceBook . . .right ? Well BullsEye Radio is a...
    BullsEyeDJ BullsEyeDJ 51-55, M Feb 13, 2013

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    1EPMinnie 1EPMinnie 70+, F Jun 29

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    I love to listen to the oldies at home

    and in my car. I love to sing the words of the songs. I love the 60s, 70, 80, and 90s. I do not care for the newer music. I just adore the oldies and they are sure goodies. I love both individuals and groups for my listening entertainment.
    momworkingout momworkingout 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 13

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    nealbrute nealbrute 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I Could Live Off This Music.

    My grandma was pretty much my caretaker for a while when I was young. So I grew up listening to The Surpremes, The Four Tops, Diana Warwick, The Shirelles, and The Temptations. Sure, I listen to music of different ages and genres, but I always find that the Golden Oldies send the...
    Aonair16 Aonair16 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 25, 2012

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    uulalaa uulalaa 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    Love That Music!

    Even though I wasn't even born yet, I just love this music. I grew up with this music, because my parents used to listen to it. I like a lot: country, jazz, disco, rock 'n roll, love ballads...anything! Some of my favourites (some may not be real oldies, but still...old hits...
    kelly1981 kelly1981 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2013

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    Does anyone remember all the lyrics to

    "American Pie" by Don McClain?
    Ludwigdrummerboy Ludwigdrummerboy 61-65, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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    I love old music. I love Whitney Houston,

    (even though she's timeless :) ), Cece winans, Anita baker, Luther vandross, Aaliyah, Kirk Franklin, Dionne Warwick, Atlantic Starr... I could go on but the point is, I'm 22 and I'm not into lady gaga, Katy perry, nicki minaj and all of them. I'm into REAL singers singing REAL...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Aug 19

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    Foreveralone6969 Foreveralone6969 16-17, F Jan 8

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    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet 36-40, F 8 Responses Jun 9

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    Oldies But Goodies

    I like listening to the oldies.And I think it's just becausethey got it right the first time.
    BreezyPockets BreezyPockets 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 3, 2012

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    On my way to work this morning,

    this song came on. It's such a cheerful song! I am glad I put it on my mixed CD. Before you ask, I don't know where my iPod is... Herman's Hermits - "I'm Into Something Good" http://youtu.be/1JI-1wNq4PQ
    NeelraDorianGray NeelraDorianGray 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    i LOVE oldies that's like the only thing i

    listen too. n I love to listen to art laboe on Sundays nights n go for a long drive with my love. I may be young but trust I know wassup ✊😌👌💯🎶
    youngadult14 youngadult14 13-15, F Aug 18

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    Girlinthefloweredskirt Girlinthefloweredskirt 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 3, 2011

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    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 9

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    Sugar pie, honey bunch.

    You know that I love you. Can't help myself - I love you and nobody else!
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 23

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    There's a kind of hush/all over the world

    tonight/you can hear the sounds of lovers in love ...
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 10

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    So here's another one: sounds of your footsteps

    tell me you're near brings out the need no one can hear, except for in my midnight confessions when I tell the world that I love you!
    NoVADad703 NoVADad703 31-35, M Oct 16

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    One of my favorite songs Kiss

    and Say Goodbye - The Manhattans This has got to be the saddest day of my life I called you here today for a bit of bad news I won't be able to see you anymore Because of my obligations, and the ties that you have We've been meeting here everyday And since this is our last...
    Curious079 Curious079 18-21, F Jan 1

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    Don't Worry Baby

    - The Beach Boys -
    KlaraVoyet KlaraVoyet 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2012

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    No Sugar Tonight - Guess Who

    I have been blessed with the the luck of getting a wide generational taste of music. My family was good for something. Lol. My father grew up in the 70's and he had awesome taste in music. One of my favorites that he listened to was Guess Who. I was in the car listening to the...
    CopperBlaze CopperBlaze 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 8, 2013

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    Back when musicians had talent.

    I like to listen to the Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, Chubby Checker, the "Rat Pack", Elvis and the list goes on. Most (not all) of modern music is annoying.
    djag2007 djag2007 26-30, M 4 Responses Jun 14

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    Pure Enjoyment.

    I love metal. Yes, but I also love some of the oldies. Sometimes you just wanna sit back and listen to music made before you were born. Some of the music I have makes my mom say "I bought the 7inch single of that song." Yes. Im 21 and I listen to stuff from the 70s and 80s like...
    DGSteele DGSteele 22-25, M 1 Response May 10, 2012

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    I love the oldies from the 50s with Presley

    and so many others through the 80s with Billy Joel and Elton John. There is so many favorite groups and individuals with wonderful words to live by. I sit and listen to all kinds of music when I am at work, in my car, and at home too.
    femalechilling femalechilling 31-35, F 3 Responses May 16

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    Memories, Not Oldies

    Born in 1957 Philadelphia, it's hard not to remember the songs of my youth. American Bandstand started  there. Bill Haley & the Comets started in an adjoining town. And so many other singers/groups started there. My first wife dated one of the Comets in their high...
    tat2doc tat2doc 51-55, M 4 Responses Mar 2, 2009

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    My favorite oldies are romantic ballads.

    ,The Greaserswould all harmonize on this stuff between fights , Seriously like West side story except they sang while rumbling LOL
    illbeyouirhuckleberry illbeyouirhuckleberry 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 16

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    Only You -The Platters Only you can make this

    world seem right Only you can make the darkness bright Only you and you alone Can thrill me like you do And fill my heart with love for only you Only you can make this change in me For it's true, you are my destiny When you hold my hand I understand the magic that you do You're...
    Curious079 Curious079 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    1EPMinnie 1EPMinnie 70+, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Blood Sweat and Tears - You have made me

    so very happyMy father was a huge influence in the older music that I listen to today. This is one that I heard the other day and I love them. I love this song it is one that you cannot help but sing when you are in the car. It has a wonderful message who wouldn't want to sing...
    CopperBlaze CopperBlaze 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    I Grew Up On 'em

    My first favorite singer was Brenton Woods (Whoop It On Me, The Oogum, Boogum Song) and I was only four years old! Then it was Diana Ross and Aretha Franklin (apparently I'd sing Respect as I walked down the street and serenade strangers) at the same age, and so one. I still love...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 18, 2008

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    I am pretty much obsessed with Audible.com. I have over 60 audio books and I listen to them more than I do music. In fact, I prefer them to music. One of my favorite narrators is...
    LadyMarredMind LadyMarredMind 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 19

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    Right now this is my jam!! i love this song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FFy--HL-XTM Slash- The Dissident Listen to it! NOW! Hurry!.. R u listening to it yet?! Come on...
    HojaCaida HojaCaida 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    I'm listening to Angel - Theory of a Deadman
    solushunter solushunter 41-45, M Oct 1

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    I like hearing about your day :) And anything else you have to say lol. I'm not much of a talker, I mainly just listen haha.
    HisDaysAreNumbered HisDaysAreNumbered 18-21, M Oct 2

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    Just relaxing and enjoying my time listening to praise and worship songs (^。^)p(^_^)q
    waruchen waruchen 31-35 1 Response Oct 2

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    So decided to try listening to the same song, at the same time on two separate devices to text my 2 new head phones, and I have to say, it has a surprisingly strange effect... It...
    charlieedwards charlieedwards 18-21, M Oct 6

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    Music is my life~ I don't think I can go a day without listening to it. It's what keeps me going, it helps me believe that things will get better.
    bellathewitch bellathewitch 16-17, F Oct 11

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