Weekly Song Challenge — Numbers Game

  • Musical Notes

For this week’s Weekly Song Challenge, Laura has asked us to post three videos about songs and numbers.

Her rules are:

  • Copy the rules and add them to our own post, pinging back to Laura’s post.
  • Post music videos for our answers to the musical questions.
  • Tag two people anyone who wants to participate!

So here goes.

1. Post a video of a song by a band with a number in their name.

How about Maroon 5?

2. Post a song by a one-hit wonder.

Let’s hear it for Dexys Midnight Runners.

3. Post a video of a song that has a number in lyrics and/or title.

Hmm. I guess I could also have chosen this group for the first question, too.

Okay, your turn!

12 thoughts on “Weekly Song Challenge — Numbers Game

  1. Stroke Survivor UK September 16, 2019 / 9:26 am

    From memory Dexy’s had at least three big hits, in the UK at any rate. Did you ever get Benny Hill? I’m sure you must’ve done, I think he was worldwide at one stage. Very dated, very sexist, but I loved his song Ernie. Did you know, he drove the fastest milkcart in the west?

    Or did we just learn that although the words look the same, we speak a different language 😀

    Liked by 1 person

    • Fandango September 16, 2019 / 1:23 pm

      I do remember that Benny Hill Head a TV show, but I don’t think it ever achieved the popularity here of Monty Python and I don’t really recall watching it. And in the U.S., Dexys only hit was “Come on Eileen.”


  2. Scherezade Ozwulo September 16, 2019 / 9:35 am

    Dexy’s was telling “Eileen” to come on for ever- or at least months- on the charts. Those damn blue coveralls😂

    Liked by 2 people

  3. Luna(tik) Enigma September 16, 2019 / 3:28 pm

    Cmon eileen!

    Liked by 1 person

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