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World's Worst iPod

 
It's back! Every Wednesday at 7:15, we play songs from the horrible iPod Kitty found while dumpster diving.
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World's Worst iPod:Leo Sayer "When I Need You"

Boy this one really re-kindled the fire of teen angst! Leo Sayer had a number 1 hit in 1977 with the song "I Need You," a sad song about being on the road and away from the one you love.

It was such a popular song, he got to sing it on the Muppet Show! We're not sure what's actually going on here. The muppets sing along with Leo, yet seem to be longing for his destruction.

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World's Worst iPod:Terence Trent D'Arby "Sign Your Name"

"Sign Your Name," Terence Trent D'Arby's follow-up to "Wishing Well" was on the radio a lot in 1988...it made it up to #4 on the charts in the United States.

Its repetitive chorus is almost hypnotic, and most likely ear worm inducing (sorry.)

So you might be wondering where Mr. D'Arby is now....he's changed his name to Sananda Maitreya and has toured as recently as last year under that name.

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World's Worst iPod: Neil Sedaka "Laughter in the Rain"

Neil Sedaka had a bunch of hit singles in the 1960's, and some folks probably wished he would have stayed back in the land of Moldy Pre-Beatle Oldies. But Neil came roaring back to life in the 1970's.

Somehow, his falsetto singing voice still seemed to fit in and he had several hits--including "Laughter in the Rain" which made it all the way up to #1 on the charts in February of 1975.

One thing you can say about this song, it's not as awful as "Bad Blood."

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World's Worst iPod: Billy Ocean "Get Outta My Dreams Get Into My Car"

This might be one of the most unintentionally hilarious songs of the 1980s, but it's a catchy little number and most people wanted to hear "Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car," by Billy Ocean.

It was a #1 hit for the Caribbean born singer in 1988, and was also featured in that Corey Feldman/Corey Haim movie "License to Drive."

And the car starting sound effect at the beginning of the song really gets your motor runnin'!


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