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The songs you keep playing

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Madhavok, Aug 18, 2006.

  1. Madhavok

    Madhavok Well-Known Member

    I'd say most of us have iTunes or a comparable program that keeps track of how many times you play through your songs and such. The 'Fergie...' thread got me thinking of songs we like, which should be good, unlike the garbage that's played on most radio stations.
    So, what do you keep playing over and over again on your iPod or mp3 player?

    For me:
    Top 5 (In no particular order):
    "Here I Come" The Roots
    "Can I Kick it" A Tribe Called Quest
    "Surf Song", Jack Johnson and G-Love
    "Buddy Holly" Weezer
    "Root Down" Beastie Boys
  2. Cadet

    Cadet Guest

    I was actually really surprised by my iTunes Top 5 the other day:

    Anna Nalick "In The Rough"
    Mr. Mister "Kyrie"
    Depeche Mode "Precious"
    A Perfect Circle "3 Libras"
    House of Pain "Top o' the Morning"

    If you asked me, none of these groups would be among my all-time favorites, yet there's a huge gap between my 20 most-played songs and everything else in my library. Strange how it happens.
  3. buckweaver

    buckweaver Active Member

    my iTunes top 10:

    1. Sublime, "April 26, 1992"
    2. Cowboy Mouth, "Easy"
    T-3: Bush, "Straight No Chaser"
    T-3: Live, "Sparkle"
    5. Garbage, "Hammering in my Head"
    6. Johnny Cash, "Man In Black"
    7. Live, "The Sanctity of Dreams"
    8. REM, "All The Way To Reno"
    9. Live, "White, Discussion"
    10. Foo Fighters, "Times Like These" (acoustic)
  4. Constant replay on the iPod

    Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Dani California
    REM - Man on the Moon
    The Smiths -- This Charming Man
    The Smiths -- How Soon Is Now
    Blue Oyster Cult -- Don't Fear the Reaper
    Coldplay -- Speed of Sound
    Morrissey -- Irish Blood, English Heart
  5. PopeDirkBenedict

    PopeDirkBenedict Active Member

    1. Running on Empty -- Jackson Browne
    2. What a Fool Believes -- Doobie Brothers
    3. Every Little Thing She Does is Magic -- The Police
    4. Runaround -- Blues Traveler
    5. You Can Call Me Al -- Paul Simon
  6. alleyallen

    alleyallen Guest

    Con Te Partiro - Andrea Bocelli
    My Happiness - Powderfinger
    There She Goes - Sixpence None the Richer
    Lonesometown - Ricky Nelson
    Open Their Eyes - Alter Bridge

    About as odd a play selection as I've seen recently.
  7. zimbabwe

    zimbabwe Active Member


    Welcome to Jamrock -- Damien Marley
    Kooter Brown -- Devin the Dude
    Baby Bitch -- Ween
    Roll the Bones -- Rush
    My Name is Mud -- Primus

    I feel so eclectic
  8. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    My Top-10 list (in no particular order)

    1. Sublime, "Bad Fish."
    2. Nirvana, "Lithium."
    3. Dead Prez, "Hell Yeah."
    4. Kanye West, "We Major."
    5. Jay-Z, "Lucifer."
    6. Pearl Jam, "Black."
    7. Common, "Be."
    8. Common, "Chi City."
    9. Kanye West, "Spaceship."
    10. Alice In Chains, "I Stay Away."
  9. Beef03

    Beef03 Active Member

    My MP3 player doesn't keep a top 5 of my most played songs, but the ones I have been listening to this week are:

    REM - losing my Religion
    Matchbox 20 - 3 a.m.
    Garth Brooks - Ride Cowboy, ride
    Gnarles Barkley - crazy
    Ben Harper - Stealing my kisses
  10. imjustagirl2

    imjustagirl2 New Member

    Dammit, I so wish I wasn't out of town this weekend. I'll try to remember to dig this up once I get back home to my iTunes.
  11. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    I want an Ipod. :'(
  12. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member

    I'm a looser and don't do iTunes, iPods or MP3 players of anysort.

    But if I did, I'm pretty sure The Killers -- All the Things I Have Done, in particular -- would be all over my list.

    Sadly, I have a sneeky suspicion I'm going to be a little disappointed by Aaron Flowers the and boys when Sams Town comes out in a month.
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