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This Portion Of The Archive Contains Songs From The 1920's To The 00's
That Are In The Easy Listening, Newage, Pop/Rock, R&B, Popular & Traditional Pop
Categories And Their Sub-Genres Or Music Styles
You Will Find Everything From Beautiful Easy Listening To Acid Rock!
For Additional MIDI's In The 20's-40's Range See Our Blues & Jazz Categories!

Newage, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B, R&R, Rock, Vocal MIDI Index
U - Z
Song Title Size Performed By Sequencer
Un-Break My Heart
aka "Unbreak My Heart"
Version 1
46kb
4.54mpt
Toni Braxton
90's, Adult Contemporary, Easy Listening, Hip-Hop, Love Songs, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B
Composed By Diane Warren
Richard L. Monts
Un-Break My Heart
aka "Unbreak My Heart"
Version 2
39kb
4.49mpt
Karaoke
Toni Braxton
90's, Adult Contemporary, Easy Listening, Hip-Hop, Love Songs, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B
Composed By Diane Warren
PTE.NAMHV
Unchain My Heart 95kb
4.18mpt
Ray Charles, The Rivingtons, Joe Cocker, David "Fathead" Newman
60's+++, Blues, Blues/Rock, Jazz, Jazz/Blues, Pop/Rock, R&B, Soul, Vocal
Composed By Robert "Bobby" Sharp, Jr. & Teddy Powell
Scott W. Curtis
Unchained Melody 86kb
5.40mpt
The Righteous Brothers
60's, AM Pop, Soul, Brill Building Pop, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Soundtrack
Composed By Alex North & Hy Zaret
Bob Barnes
Midkar Member
Under The Boardwalk 26kb
2.22mpt
The Drifters
60's, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B
Composed By Art Resnick & Kenny Young
Don Carroll
Under The Moon Of Love 43kb
2.55mpt
Showaddywaddy
60's-70's, Glam Rock, Glitter, R&R Revival
W&M By Curtis Lee & Tommy Boyce In 1961
MIDI C.A.D. Prod., Inc.
Undercover Angel
  Added 03/30/15
41kb
2:54mpt
Alan O'Day (1977)
W&M by Alan O'Day
"Undercover Angel" was a hit single for singer/songwriter Alan O'Day. Certified gold, it reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 (one of 1977's ten biggest hits) and #9 on the Australian Singles Chart.
Pop-Rock
Chris Rada
Until You Come Back to Me
(That's What I'm Gonna Do)
  Added 3/11/2017
75kb
3:25mpt
Karaoke
Aretha Franklin (1973)
W&M By Morris Broadnax, Clarence Paul, and Stevie Wonder
Recorded by Stevie Wonder (1967, released 1977), Basia (1990), Miki Howard (1990), Cyndi Lauper (2004)
Soul, R&B, Pop
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Up On Cripple Creek 45kb
3.35mpt
Bob Dylan And The Band
60's-70's, Album Rock, Country/Rock, Folk/Rock, Pop/Rock, R&R
W&M By Robbie Robertson
Dr. ChartChai MeeSangNin
Up On The Roof
  Version 1
26kb
2:36mpt
The Drifters & Many More
W&M By Gerry Goffin And Carole King
60's+, Easy Listening, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B & Soundtracks
Don Carroll
Up On The Roof
  Version 2
30kb
2:37mpt
The Drifters & Many More
W&M By Gerry Goffin And Carole King
60's+, Easy Listening, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B & Soundtracks
Steve Day
Up On The Roof
  Version 3
  Added 3/11/2017
43kb
4:11mpt
Karaoke
The Drifters & Many More
W&M By Gerry Goffin And Carole King
This version follows James Taylor's recording from 1979.
60's+, Easy Listening, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B & Soundtracks
Gary Rogers
Kar by Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Members
Up On The Roof
  Version 4
  Added 3/11/2017
56kb
3:42mpt
The Drifters & Many More
W&M By Gerry Goffin And Carole King
A brassy version. Okie comments:
I used to perform this song with appropriate visuals on a diorama behind me in Vegas. It was great fun. People got used to seeing me perform it and once I knew what they were expecting, I would quietly change the visuals, which, of course, made absolutely no sense with the song. Wasn't uncommon to see me perform expecting to see me on a NY high rise or a beautiful sky scene but rather be staring at a bunch of cow butts or even the La Brea Tar Pits. Such was my wacky approach to music and show. I was billed as "The Mad Scientist of Music" surrounded by 15 keyboards, several guitars, horns, vibes and whatever I could get my hands on. Worked my show flanked by a drummer on one side and a percussionist on the other. Great fun. Loved to see people smile....guess I still do. "All Kinds Of Music for All Kinds of People"

60's+, Easy Listening, Pop, Pop/Rock, R&B & Soundtracks
Okie Duke
Midkar Member
Up To The Mountain (MLK Song)
  Added 03/30/15
43kb
3:42mpt
Karaoke
Patty Griffin (2006)
W&M by Patty Griffin
The song touches upon emotions surrounding Martin Luther King, Jr.'s famous 1968 "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech, given the day before his assassination in Memphis, Tennessee. Originally recorded by Solomon Burke in 2006 and Griffin herself in 2007, it has found greater prominence in performances and recordings since then by Kelly Clarkson and Jeff Beck, Susan Boyle, Crystal Bowersox, and Kree Harrison.
Pop, Folk Rock, Folk, Americana, Alternative Country
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
Uptown Funk
  Added 03/30/15
56kb
4:31mpt
Karaoke
Mark Ronson w/ Bruno Mars (2014)
W&M by Mark Ronson, Jeff Bhasker, Bruno Mars, & Philip Lawrence
"Uptown Funk" is a song recorded by English producer Mark Ronson, with guest vocals by American recording artist Bruno Mars, for Ronson's fourth studio album, Uptown Special (2015). Sony Music Entertainment released the song as the album's lead single on 10 November 2014. Jeff Bhasker assisted the artists in co-writing and co-producing the track, with additional writing from Philip Lawrence. This is Mars' fourth collaboration with Ronson (following Mars' own songs "Locked Out of Heaven", "Moonshine", and "Gorilla") and sixth with Bhasker (after "Talking to the Moon", "Young Girls" and the three previously mentioned songs).
The single was a commercial success, spending twelve weeks at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100, seven weeks at number one on the UK Singles Chart, and topped the charts in several other countries including Australia, Canada, France, Ireland and New Zealand. In the week of 25 January 2015, the song was streamed a record 2,340,000 times in a single week in the UK: a record since surpassed by Ellie Goulding's "Love Me like You Do" (streamed 2.58 million times). The song also set a new record for the highest number of streams in one week worldwide, with 15 million streams, and in the US, with 4.8 million streams. In 2015, "Uptown Funk" won Ronson the Brit Award for British Single of the Year.

Funk, Boogie, Disco
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Venus
  Added 3/11/2017
75kb
3:10mpt
Karaoke
Shocking Blue (1969)
W&M By Robbie van Leeuwen
Wikipedia: In 1970, the Dutch band Shocking Blue took the song to number one in nine countries. In 1986, the British girl group Bananarama returned the song to number one in seven countries.
Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Garage Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Vintage Wine
  Added 3/11/2017
101kb
3:45mpt
Karaoke
The Moody Blues (1988)
W&M By Justin Hayward
80's, Pop Rock
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
Volare
(Nel blu dipinto di blu)
  Added 12/19/2016
71kb
3:34mpt
Domenico Modugno
Written by Franco Migliacci and Domenico Modugno. According to wikipedia: "Modugno's recording won the Grammy Award for Song of the Year in 1958. It is the only foreign-language recording to achieve this honor. It spent five non-consecutive weeks atop the Hot 100 in August and September 1958 and was Billboard's number-one single for the year."
Baz's version is done in Samba style.

Jazz, Vocal, Easy Listening, Latin, Italian, Pop, Samba, World
Barry Heard
"Bazza1"
Midkar Member
Volcano 51kb
3.39mpt
Jimmy Buffett
70's, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Country-Rock, Soft Rock
Composed By Jimmy Buffett, Harry Dailey & Keith Sykes
Jim Eshleman, II
aka "Esh"
Voodoo Chile 69kb
2.26mpt
Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan
60's-70's, Blues-Rock, Hard Rock, Metal, Psychedelic
Composed By Jimi Hendrix
Ali Lexa
aka "Ubik Music"
Waitin' In School
  Added 03/30/15
34kb
1:58mpt
Karaoke
Ricky Nelson (1957)
W&M by Johnny Burnette and Dorsey Burnette
Waitin' in School is a rock and roll song written by Johnny Burnette and Dorsey Burnette. The song was recorded by Ricky Nelson, and peaked at number 18 in the U.S Billboard Hot 100 1958. It is considered one of the best examples of Nelson's contributions to rockabilly.
Rock & Roll, Rockabilly
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
Wake Up Little Susie
  Added 03/30/15
45kb
2:00mpt
Karaoke
The Everly Brothers (1957)
W&M by Felice and Boudleaux Bryant
The song is best known in a recording by The Everly Brothers, issued by Cadence Records as catalog number 1337. The Everly Brothers record reached number one on the Billboard Pop chart and the Cash Box Best Selling Records chart, despite having been banned from Boston radio stations for lyrics that, at the time, were considered suggestive, according to a 1986 interview with Don Everly. "Wake Up Little Susie" also spent seven weeks atop the Billboard country chart and got to number two on the UK Singles Chart. The song was ranked at #318 on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
Country, Pop, Rockabilly
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
Walk Don't Run
  Revised 3/11/2017
54kb
2:06mpt
Johnny Smith (1954), The Ventures (1960)
W&M by Johnny Smith
"Walk, Don't Run" is an instrumental composition written and first recorded by jazz guitarist Johnny Smith in 1954. The tune is essentially a contrafact of the chord changes to the standard "Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise". The Tacoma-based instrumental rock band the Ventures released their version of the tune as a single in spring 1960 on Dolton Records. This version is often regarded as one of the first surf songs to make the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at #2 and reaching #3 on the Cash Box magazine chart for five weeks in August and September 1960.
If you use the Timbres of Heaven sound font, the guitar part will be played as a Gibson ES-335.

Rock, Surf-Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
Walk of Life
  Added 3/11/2017
50kb
3:52mpt
Dire Straits (1985)
W&M by Mark Knopfler
80's, Pop Rock
Phil Smith
"Satman Sounds"
Walk On
  Added 03/30/15
39kb
2:31mpt
Roy Orbison (1969)
W&M by Roy Orbison and Bill Dees
One of Roy's most moving and powerful performances. Had it been released in the earlier part of the decade, it likely would have been a #1 hit, as it should have been. Bubbled under the Billboard Hot 100 at #121 in July 1968, and charted at #53 in Australia, #39 on UK Singles chart, and #93 in Canada. Original Billboard review: "One of Orbison's most potent disks in some time is this exceptional original ballad that he delivers in fine style."
Pop-Rock
Keyboards by Barry Heard
Guitars by Jillianne Jones
Midkar Members
Walk On
  Added 03/30/15
35kb
3:00mpt
Roy Orbison (1969)
W&M by Roy Orbison and Bill Dees
Roy Orbison's Many Moods, also sometimes referred to as The Many Moods of Roy Orbison, was the rock & roll legend's 1969 album, mostly made up of great showcases for his boldest ballad singing, including highlights such as "Unchained Melody," "More," "Heartache," and "Truly, Truly, True." The record appeared in the wake of the tragic fire that killed two of the singer's three children, and in that regard it's amazing that it holds up as well as it does. If there's a lack of driving rock -- "I Recommend Her" is as close as it gets -- it's more than made up for by the intense, almost operatic singing in which Orbison engages on most of the stuff here, with "What Now My Love" and its bolero-like buildup being the highlight, followed closely by "Walk On."
Pop-Rock
Gilles-Paul
Walkin' With My Angel
  Added 03/30/15
25kb
2:19mpt
Karaoke
Bobby Vee (1961)
W&M by Gerry Goffin and Carole King
Bobby Vee (born Robert Thomas Velline; April 30, 1943) is an American pop singer who was a teen idol in the early 1960s. According to Billboard magazine, Vee has had 38 Hot 100 chart hits, 10 of which hit the Top 20.
On April, 29, 2012, Bobby Vee announced on his website that, a year ago (2011), he had been diagnosed with suffering from the early stages of Alzheimer's disease and, as a consequence, would withdraw from the music business.   Bobby Vee Biography

Pop-Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
Want to Want Me
  Added 3/11/2017
71kb
3:30mpt
Karaoke
Jason Derulo (2015)
W&M by Sam Martin, Ian Kirkpatrick, Lindy Robbins, Jason Desrouleaux & Mitch Allan
Pop, Disco
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Wasted Time
  Version 1
  Added 3/11/2017
16kb
4:39mpt
The Eagles (1976)
W&M by Glenn Frey and Don Henley
70's, Soft Rock
Blake Wallace
Wasted Time
  Version 2
  Added 3/11/2017
28kb
5:00mpt
The Eagles (1976)
W&M by Glenn Frey and Don Henley
70's, Soft Rock
Kris Kelley
Wasted Time
  (reprise)
  Added 3/11/2017
16kb
1:33mpt
The Eagles (1976)
Composed By Glenn Frey and Don Henley
"Wasted Time" ends Side One of the album Hotel California. Side Two begins with an instrumental reprise of the same tune.
70's, Soft Rock
Kris Kelley
The Way It Is
  Added 3/10/2017
41kb
3:54mpt
Bruce Hornsby and the Range (1986)
From Wikipedia:
"The Way It Is" is a song recorded by Bruce Hornsby and the Range from their 1986 album The Way It Is. It topped the charts in the United States, Canada and the Netherlands in 1986, and peaked inside the top twenty in such countries as Ireland, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. Written by Bruce Hornsby, it made explicit reference to the American Civil Rights Movement. Musically, the song is characterized by two long lyrical piano solos.
The song portrays 1980s America from a critical perspective. The opening verse recounts a story taking place at a line for welfare that illustrate a divide between the rich and poor. The chorus presents several lines insisting that social ills are "just the way it is", and repeatedly suggests resigning oneself to them as a fact of life—however, the chorus ends with the author rebuking this attitude by insisting "but don't you believe them."
The second verse recounts past social issues from the voice of someone supporting racial segregation. The author responds in a narrative voice, insisting his view that if those who make laws took them into careful consideration they would be convinced that laws enforcing principles like racial segregation are morally wrong. The song reminds the listener that it was at one time argued that racial segregation was "just the way it is", and suggests that legislation and what the author views as progress on current social issues should be pursued without regard to those who insist "some things will never change."
The third verse recounts the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as a victory in the civil rights movement, but insists that more is needed. In particular, the verse highlights individual prejudice and employment discrimination as an enduring form of racism. The third chorus suggests that it only feels like "some things will never change" when we wait for social problems to change themselves rather than taking steps ourselves to actively change them.

80's, Soft Rock
Gordon von Rentzell
and Phil Smith
We Are The World 48kb
5.30mpt
Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson & U.S.A For Africa
80's, Easy Listening, Inspirational, Soft Rock, Soundtrack
W&M By Lionel Richie And Michael Jackson In 1985
Phil Smith
aka "Satman100"
We Built This City
(On Rock 'N Roll)
46kb
4.47mpt
Starship
80's, Adult Contemporary, Arena Rock, Pop/Rock, R&R
W&M By Dennis Lambert, Martin Page, Bernie Taupin, & Peter Wolf
Phil Smith
aka "Satman100"
We Got the Beat
  Added 3/11/2017
31kb
2:05mpt
The Go-Go's (1980)
W&M By Charlotte Caffey
From Wikipedia: The song is instantly recognizable by its drumming intro. A simple ode to dancing to a good beat, hanging out, and looking cool.
80's, Dance Pop
Chris Rada
©1998
We May Never Pass This Way Again
  Added 03/31/15
34kb
4:19mpt
Seals & Croft
W&M by James Seals & Darrell Croft
Seals and Crofts were an American soft rock duo made up of James "Jim" Seals (born October 17, 1941) and Darrell "Dash" Crofts (born August 14, 1938). They are best known for their Hot 100 No. 6 hits "Summer Breeze", "Diamond Girl" and "Get Closer".
The duo disbanded in 1980. They reunited briefly in 1991–1992 and again in 2004, when they released their final album, Traces. On November 16th 1973, Seals and Crofts performed "We May Never Pass This Way (Again)" on the syndicated television program 'Don Kirshner's Rock Concert'. At the time the song was at #21 on Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart; and that was its peak position on the chart {for 1 week}, it spent a total of 12 weeks on the Top 100.

Soft-Rock, Pop-Rock
Michael Boyce
What Becomes Of The Broked Hearted
  Added 06/03/14
41kb
2:53mpt
Karaoke
Jimmy Ruffin (1966)
Words and Music by William Weatherspoon, Paul Riser and James A. Dean
"What Becomes of the Brokenhearted" was Jimmy Ruffin's only Top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, and remains one of the most-revived of Motown's hits.
R&B, Pop, Soul
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
What The World Needs Now Is Love
  Added 06/03/14
25kb
2:49mpt
Karaoke
Jackie DeShannon, Dionne Warwick, and over 100 Artists
Words and Music by Hal David and Burt Bacharach
First recorded and made popular by Jackie DeShannon, it was released on April 15, 1965, on the Imperial label after a release on sister label Liberty records the previous month was canceled. The song reached number 7 on the US charts in May of that year.
R&R, Pop-Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
When a Blind Man Cries
  Added 3/11/2017
30kb
3:34mpt
Karaoke
Deep Purple (1971)
W&M By Ritchie Blackmore, Ian Gillan, Roger Glover, Jon Lord, and Ian Paice
70's, Blues Rock
Gennaro Marchese
Kar by Estrada
©1997
When My Little Girl Is Smiling
  Added 03/31/15
15kb
2:40mpt
Karaoke
The Drifters (1962)
W&M by Gerry Goffin & Carole King
The first LP appearance by the Ben E. King-era Drifters, as was usually the case with this group, took place more than a year after King himself had left the group, replaced by Rudy Lewis whose voice is featured on most of the tracks here. This album is more unified than its predecessor, which is understandable as it appeared in the wake of a succession of hits utilizing the same core group and the same style of production, mixing strings into an R&B sound and creating something new and attractive that crossed over very easily to pop listeners. "When My Little Girl Is Smiling," "Room Full of Tears," and the title track exemplify the sound, but the finest cut here might be "Nobody but Me."
R&B, Doo-Wop, Soul, Pop-Rock
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
When She Loved Me 18kb
3.00mpt
Sarah McLachlan
A Folk/Pop Tune First Performed By Sarah For The 1999 Walt Disney Motion Picture And Soundtrack Album, "Toy Story 2"
90's, Film Music, Folk/Pop, Pop/Rock, Soundtrack
W&M By Randy Newman
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
When The Lights Go On Again
(All Over The World)
21kb
2.42mpt
Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra
A Favorite Easy Listening #1 Tune From World War II Performed By Vaughn & His Group In 1943
And Later Became The Title Song For The 1944 Film By The Same Name

40's, Easy Listening, Film Music, War Tunes
W&M By Eddie Seller, Sol Marcus, & Bennie Benjamin
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
When We Were Young
  Added 3/11/2017
45kb
4:52mpt
Karaoke
Adele
W&M By Adele Adkins and Tobias Jesso, Jr. (2015)
"Oh, I'm so mad I'm getting old
It makes me reckless"

Soul
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Where Are You Going

  Added 06/03/14
45kb
3:52mpt
Karaoke
Dave Matthews Band (2002)
Written by Dave Matthews
"Where Are You Going" is the first single from Dave Matthews Band's album Busted Stuff. The single reached #39 on the Billboard Hot 100, #20 on the Modern Rock Tracks, and topped the Triple A chart. The song was featured in the 2002 Adam Sandler motion picture, Mr. Deeds.
Rock, Jam, Jazz Fusion, Soundtrack, ++++
ChartChai MeeSangNin
Where Do Broken Hearts Go
  Added 3/11/2017
18kb
4:26mpt
Karaoke
Whitney Houston
W&M By Frank Wildhorn & Chuck Jackson (1985)
80's, R&B, Pop
Dr. James Pitt-Payne
with Veda Meyer-Castens
Midkar Members
Which Way You Goin' Billy 69kb
3.27mpt
The Poppy Family
70's, Adult Contemporary, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Soft Pop, Soft Rock
Composed By Terry Jacks In 1969
Michael D. MacDonald
Midkar Member
A Whiter Shade Of Pale 46kb
8:16mpt
Karaoke
Procol Harum
Composed By: Gary Brooker, Keith Reid And Matthew Fisher (1967)
A song of seduction, artfully obscured by the many mythical references. The beatiful organ part is heavily influenced by "Air on the G String." This is an extended version, with the complete lyrics.
60's, Easy Listening, Progressive Rock, Pop/Rock, Soundtracks, Stage & Screen, Symphonic Rock
Nils Tronrud
"Nitro"
Who Do You Think You Are
  Added 03/31/15
45kb
3:41mpt
Spice Girls (1997)
W&M by Paul Wilson and Andy Watkins
"Who Do You Think You Are" is a song performed by British pop group Spice Girls. It was written by the group members with Paul Wilson and Andy Watkins,—also known as Absolute—for the group's debut album Spice, released in November 1996. The song is heavily influenced by early 1990s Europop, and has a disco–style beat that resembles the music of the late 1970s. Its lyrics are about the superstar life, and how someone can get trapped in the world of fame.
Europop, Dance-Pop
AlanTaff
Who Let The Dogs Out? 64kb
3.25mpt
Baha Men
00's, Club/Dance, Hip/Hop, Junkanoo, Rock, Soundtrack, World
Composed By Anselm Douglas
Jo LaRocca
aka "JoeRock"
Who Put The Bomp
(In the Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)
  Karaoke added 3/11/2017
40kb
2:20mpt
Karaoke
Barry Mann (1961)
Written by Barry Mann and Gerry Goffin
Barry was backed up by The Halos, who had previously backed up Curtis Lee on the song "Pretty Little Angel Eyes".
In this song, Mann sings about the frequent use of nonsense lyrics in Doo-Wop music, and how his girl fell in love with him after listening to several such songs.

R&R, Doo-Wop
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Who Will Save Your Soul

  Added 06/02/14
41kb
4:08mpt
Karaoke
Jewel (1995-6)
Written by Jewel
A commercial single of Who Will Save Your Soul was released in the United States in 1996. It became her first hit single, peaking at #11 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Folk Rock, Adult Contemporary
Estrada
Whole Lotta Rosie 52kb
3.44mpt
AC/DC
70's, Album Rock, Aussie Rock, Blues-Rock, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal
W&M By Angus Young, Malcolm Young & Bon Scott
Julio Lema Iglesias
aka "Julio Lema"
Wicked Game
  Added 03/31/15
20kb
3:43mpt
Chris Isaak (1990)
W&M by Chris Isaak
"Wicked Game" is a song by American rock musician Chris Isaak, released from his third studio album Heart Shaped World (1989). Despite being released as a single in 1990, it did not become a hit until it was later featured in the David Lynch film Wild at Heart (1990). Lee Chesnut, an Atlanta radio station music director who loved David Lynch films, began playing the song and it quickly became a nationwide top ten hit in January 1991, reaching #6 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, making it the first hit song of his career.
Soft-Rock, Rockabilly
Todd Moore
Wild Thing
  Added 3/11/2017
34kb
2:39mpt
Karaoke
The Troggs (1966)
W&M By Chip Taylor
Originally recorded by American band The Wild Ones in 1965.
60's, Rock & Roll, Garage Rock, Punk
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Wild Weekend
  Added 03/31/15
47kb
2:16mpt
The Rockin' Rebels (1960)
W&M by Philip Todaro and Thomas Shannon
The Rebels (also known as The Rockin' Rebels) were a surf music band from Buffalo, New York, known for their instrumental "Wild Weekend." The original members were Jim and Mick Kipler, Tom Gorman and Paul Balon.
Rock, Surf-Rock
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow
  Added 03/31/15
34kb
2:42mpt
Karaoke
The Shirelles (1960)
W&M by Gerry Goffin and Carole King
"Will You Love Me Tomorrow", also known as "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow", was originally recorded by The Shirelles. It has been recorded by many artists and was ranked among Rolling Stone 's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time at No.126. The song is notable for being the first song by an all-girl group to reach No.1 in the United States. The Shirelles version of the song, with session musician Gary Chester on drums, is currently ranked as the 110th greatest song of all time, as well as the best song of 1960, by Acclaimed Music. (1961 in the U.K.)
R&B, R&R, Doo-Wop, Pop, Soul
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
The Window
  Added 3/10/2017
40kb
4:12mpt
Steve Miller Band
W&M By Steve Miller and Jason Cooper
Dan West comments: Good sequence of a song that Steve Miller likes very much, but it went no where
Classic Rock
Blake Wallace
Wipe Out
  Added 3/11/2017
39kb
2:43mpt
The Surfaris (1963)
W&M By Bob Berryhill, Jim Fuller, and Ron Wilson
A 12-bar blues instrumental with an extensive drum break.
60's, Rock & Roll, Surf Rock, Blues Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Witch Doctor
  Added 06/03/14
30kb
2:02mpt
David Seville and The Chipmunks (1958)
Words and Music by Ross Bagdasarian -- aka: David Seville
The song was a hit, holding number one for three weeks in the Billboard Top 100 chart. Nothing makes any reference to chipmunks, but the song is sometimes included on Chipmunk compilations, as if the Chipmunks had provided the voice of the Witch Doctor. Bagdasarian did record a Chipmunks version of "Witch Doctor", which appeared on the second Chipmunks album, Sing Again with the Chipmunks, in 1960.
Comedy, Novelty, Pop, Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Witchy Woman
  Added 3/11/2017
61kb
4:08mpt
Karaoke
The Eagles (1972)
W&M By Bernie Leadon and Don Henley
According to Henley, he was suffering from flu with a very high fever and become semi-delirious, and every time the fever subsided, he would continue to read a book on the life of Zelda Fitzgerald, and the character in the song would be a mix of Zelda Fitzgerald "along with amorphous images of girls [he] had met at the Whisky and the Troubadour."
70's, Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
With or Without You
  Added 3/11/2017
69kb
4:46mpt
Karaoke
U2 (1986)
80's, Rock
Cowon MacLeod
TOH XGM mix by Don Allen
Midkar Member
With Your Love 14kb
3.50mpt
Karaoke
Vera Lynn
50's, Vocal, Vocal Pop, Traditional Pop
W&M By Gilbert Bécaud, Geoffrey Parsons & John Turner
Dr. James Pitt-Payne
Midkar Member
Without You
  Added 3/12/2017
21kb
3:42mpt
Karaoke
Air Supply
W&M By William Peter Ham and Tom Evans
First released on the 1970 album No Dice by British rock group Badfinger. The song has been recorded by over 180 artists, including Air Supply.
Soft Rock
Alan Lok
©1994
The Wonder of You
  Added 3/10/2017
29kb
2:29mpt
Karaoke
Ray Peterson (1959)
W&M By Baker Knight
Also recorded by Ronnie Hilton, The Platters, The Sandpipers, Elvis Presley, and Nelson Riddle.
Peterson was quoted as saying, "He [Elvis] asked me if I would mind if he recorded 'The Wonder of You.' I said, 'You don't have to ask permission; you're Elvis Presley.' He said, 'Yes, I do. You're Ray Peterson.'"

Pop
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
A Wonderful Time Up There
  Added 3/12/2017
63kb
2:47mpt
Karaoke
Pat Boone (1958)
W&M By Lee Roy Abernathy (1947)
A Boogie-Woogie for the Judgement Day.
Gospel, Pop, Jazz, Boogie
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Wonderful World
  Revised 3/12/2017
25kb
2:14mpt
Karaoke
Sam Cooke (1960)
W&M by Lou Adler, Herb Alpert, and Sam Cooke
"Wonderful World" (occasionally referred to as "(What A) Wonderful World") is a song by American singer-songwriter Sam Cooke, released on April 14, 1960 by Keen Records. Recorded during an impromptu session the previous year, it was cut during Cooke's last recording session at former label Keen Records. He signed with RCA Victor in 1960, and "Wonderful World," then unreleased, was issued as a single in competition. "Wonderful World" was mainly composed by songwriting team Lou Adler and Herb Alpert, but Cooke revised it before recording to reference the subject of education more.
"Wonderful World" ended up doing substantially better on the charts than several of his early RCA singles, becoming his biggest hit single breakthrough since "You Send Me" (1957). The song peaked at number 12 on the Billboard Hot 100, and hit number two on Billboard's Hot R&B Sides chart.

R&B, Soul
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
The Work Song
  Added 3/12/2017
13kb
2:00mpt
Nat Adderley (1960)
Many recordings including Herb Alpert.
Jazz
K. Nishimua
Workin' for the Man
  Added 3/12/2017
80kb
2:48mpt
Karaoke
Roy Orbison (1962)
Pop, Rock & Roll, Ballads
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Working In The Coal Mine 43kb
2.09mpt
Devo
80's, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Heavy Metal, Stage & Screen
Originally Composed By Lee Dorsey & Allen Toussaint In The 60's
Chris Rada
Yakety Sax
  Added 3/12/2017
40kb
2:01mpt
Boots Randolph (1963)
Written By Boots Randolph and James Rich
A saxophone feature based on "Yakety Yak," with a little bit of "March of the Gladiators" thrown in.
Pop Jazz, Zydeco, Novelty
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Yakety Yak
  Version 1
28kb
1:05mpt
The Coasters
Composed By Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
50's, Comedy, Doo Wop, Early Pop/Rock, Early R&B, R&R
Robert Dupler
Yakety Yak
  Version 2
19kb
2:07mpt
The Coasters
Composed By Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
50's, Comedy, Doo Wop, Early Pop/Rock, Early R&B, R&R
Alan Tyrrell
Yakety Yak
  Version 3
  Added 3/12/2017
45kb
1:50mpt
Karaoke
The Coasters
Composed By Jerry Leiber & Mike Stoller
50's, Comedy, Doo Wop, Early Pop/Rock, Early R&B, R&R
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
Yesterday
Version 1
34kb
2:51mpt
The Beatles
W&M By Paul McCartney In 1965
The melody for "Yesterday" came to McCartney in a dream. He didn't know if it was original or an old jazz song. He said, "For about a month I went round to people in the music business and asked them whether they had ever heard it before. Eventually it became like handing something in to the police. I thought if no one claimed it after a few weeks then I could have it."
60's, AM Pop, Early Pop/Rock, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Pop Standards, Soft Rock
Bob Barnes
Midkar Member
Yesterday
Version 2
11kb
2:00mpt
The Beatles
W&M By Paul McCartney In 1965
60's, AM Pop, Early Pop/Rock, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Pop Standards, Soft Rock
D. W. "David" Barnes
Midkar Member
Yesterday
Version 3
  Added 3/12/2017
13kb
2:10mpt
The Beatles
W&M By Paul McCartney In 1965
60's, AM Pop, Early Pop/Rock, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Pop Standards, Soft Rock
Don Carroll
Y.M.C.A.
  Added 3/12/2017
63kb
4:10mpt
Karaoke
Village People (1978)
W&M By Jacques Morali, Henry Belolo, and Victor Willis
From Wikipedia: The dance originated on Dick Clark's American Bandstand. During the January 6, 1979 episode, which featured the Village People as guests throughout the hour, the dance was performed by audience members while the group performed "YMCA." Clark then said to Willis that he would like to show him something. Clark again played the song with the audience doing the YMCA hand gestures. Willis immediately picked up on the dance and mimicked the hand movements back at the audience as other Village People members stared at him with puzzled looks. Clark then turned to Willis and said, "Victor, think you can work this dance into your routine?" Willis responded, "I think we're gonna have to."
70's, Novelty Songs, Disco
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You Are My Lady

  Added 06/03/14
59kb
4:24mpt
Karaoke
Freddie Jackson (1985)
Words & Music by Barry Eastman
"You Are My Lady" hit number one on the R&B charts for two weeks, and was Jackson's most successful crossover single of his career, peaking at 12 on the Hot 100. It also reached number 49 in the UK.
R&B, Pop, Soul, Quiet Storm
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
You Are Not Alone
  Added 03/31/15
35kb
5:39mpt
Michael Jackson (1995)
W&M by R. Kelly
"You Are Not Alone" is the second single from Michael Jackson's album HIStory. The R&B ballad's composition has been attributed by R. Kelly in response to difficult times in his personal life. He then forwarded a bare demo tape to Jackson, who liked the song and decided to produce it with Kelly. Jackson's interest in the song was also linked to recent events in his personal life. The song was later covered by R. Kelly himself as a hidden track on his tenth solo studio album Love Letter.
The vast majority of critical reaction to "You Are Not Alone" was positive, although it did not attain unanimous praise. The song was the recipient of Grammy and American Music Award nominations. The corresponding music video, which featured Jackson and his then-wife Lisa Marie Presley was also notable for its scenes of semi-nudity.
Commercially, the song was a significant success. It holds a Guinness World Record as the first song in the 37-year history of the Billboard Hot 100 to debut at number one; it was later certified platinum by the RIAA. The song peaked highly in all major markets. "You Are Not Alone" was Michael Jackson's last number one hit song in the United States during his lifetime.

R&B, Pop, Soul
Jon B. Kusaka
aka "Benzo"
You Are So Beautiful
  Added 3/12/2017
11kb
2:41mpt
Joe Cocker
W&M By Billy Preston, Bruce Fisher, and Dennis Wilson (1974)
70's, Pop, Soul
Don Carroll
You Beat Me to the Punch
  Added 3/12/2017
52kb
2:46mpt
Karaoke
Mary Wells (1962)
W&M By Ronald White & William Robinson
The song received a Grammy nomination for Best Rhythm and Blues performance.
Soul
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
You Can Close Your Eyes
  Added 3/12/2017
24kb
2:43mpt
James Taylor (1971)
W&M By James Taylor
The song has been covered by many artists, including Carly Simon, Linda Ronstadt, Maureen McGovern, Richie Havens, Sheryl Crow, Sting, Eddie Vedder with Natalie Maines, and the King's Singers.
Folk Rock, Soft Rock, Lullabys
Chris Schafehen
You Can Leave Your Hat On 29kb
3.52mpt
Karaoke
Joe Cocker, Many Others
70's-80's, Pop/Rock, Power Ballads, Soft Rock
Composed By Randy Newman Who Also Recorded The Song In The 70's
Vincenzo Palleschi
You Can't Sit Down
  Added 3/12/2017
33kb
2:08mpt
Karaoke
The Dovells (1963)
W&M By Delecta Clark, Cornell Mulrow and Kal Mann
Also recorded by Booker T. & the M.G.'s, Bar Kays, and Hound Dog Taylor.
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You Don't Have To Say You Love Me
  Added 06/03/14
31kb
2:44mpt
Karaoke
Dusty Springfield (1966)
Written by Pino Donaggio, Vito Pallavicini, Simon Napier-Bell and Vicki Wickham
"You Don't Have to Say You Love Me" is a 1966 hit recorded by English singer Dusty Springfield which proved to be her career record reaching #1 UK and #4 in the US
Traditional Pop
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You Don't Know Me 24kb
3.41mpt
Jerry Vale
50's, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Pop, Vocal Pop
W&M By Cindy Walker & Eddie Arnold In 1955
Larri Dee
You Got It
  Added 03/31/15
59kb
4:14mpt
Roy Orbison (1989)
W&M by Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, & Tom Petty
"You Got It" is a song from Roy Orbison's album, Mystery Girl (1989). The song reached number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 and number one on the adult contemporary chart, returning Orbison to the Top 10 for the first time in 25 years. It also hit number three on the UK Singles Chart in the spring of 1989. This was a few months after Orbison's death of a heart attack on December 6, 1988, at the age of 52. While "You Got It" was Orbison's last hit single in the United States, the single, "I Drove All Night", made the UK Top 5 later in 1992. In addition, it was his only solo top ten hit on the Hot Country Songs charts, peaking at #7. Although it is an Orbison solo single, Orbison's fellow Traveling Wilburys bandmates, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne, co-wrote the song and played instruments on the record.
Rockabilly, Adult Contemporary
Dale Aston
You Make Loving Fun
  Added 3/12/2017
42kb
3:35mpt
Fleetwood Mac (1976)
W&M By Christine McVie
70's, Rock
Mark Boer
You Really Got A Hold On Me
  Added 03/31/15
43kb
2:56mpt
The Miracles (1962)
W&M by Smokey Robinson
"You've Really Got a Hold on Me" is a song written by Smokey Robinson which became a 1962 Top 10 hit single for the Miracles on Motown's Tamla label. One of the Miracles' most covered tunes, this million-selling song received a 1998 Grammy Hall of Fame Award. It has also been selected as one of The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.
Soul
Steve Day
You Sexy Thing
  Added 3/12/2017
56kb
3:39mpt
Karaoke
Hot Chocolate (1975)
W&M By Errol Brown
70's, Funk, Disco
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You Should Be Dancing
  Added 03/31/15
91kb
4:00mpt
Bee Gees (1976)
W&M by Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb
"You Should Be Dancing" is a single by the Bee Gees, from the album Children of the World, released in 1976. It hit #1 for one week on the American Billboard Hot 100, #1 for seven weeks on the US Hot Dance Club Play chart, and in July the same year, reached #5 on the UK Singles Chart. The song also peaked at #4 on the Billboard R&B chart. It was this song that first launched the Bee Gees into disco. It was also the only track from the group to top the dance chart.
Disco, Pop, Rock
John Taylor
You Talk Too Much 36kb
2.30mpt
Joe Jones
60's, Novelty, Pop/Rock, R&B, R&R
W&M By Joe Jones & Reginald Hall
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
You Were On My Mind
  Added 06/03/14
33kb
2:33mpt
We Five (1965)
W&M by Sylvia Tyson (1964)
We Five was a 1960s folk rock musical group based in San Francisco, California. Their best-known hit was their 1965 remake of Ian and Sylvia's "You Were on My Mind," which reached #1 on the Cashbox chart, #3 on the Billboard Hot 100, and #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart.
Pop Rock, Folk Rock
Jess Jocson
aka: d'bassman
Midkar Member
You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
  Added 3/12/2017
52kb
4:10mpt
Karaoke
Lou Rawls (1976)
Written By Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff
Lou Rawls (1933 – 2006) was an American recording artist, voice actor, songwriter, and record producer. Frank Sinatra once said that Rawls had "the classiest singing and silkiest chops in the singing game".
70's, R&B, Pop, EZ Listening
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You'll Never Never Know
  Added 3/12/2017
19kb
2:37mpt
Karaoke
The Platters (1956)
W&M By Paul Robi, Jean Miles & Tony Williams
50's, Pop, R&B
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Young Girl
  Added 03/31/15
76kb
3:08mpt
Karaoke
Gary Puckett & The Union Gap (1968)
W&M by Jerry Fuller
"Young Girl" was a song written by Jerry Fuller, performed by Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, and released in 1968. The song reached No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and it peaked at No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart and the US Cash Box listing. The song is sung from the point of view of a man who has become distressed upon finding out his lover is under the legal age of consent. In the UK, the recording enjoyed a second chart run in 1974, when it peaked at No. 6. Gary Lewis and the Playboys released a version of the song on their 1968 album, Gary Lewis Now!
Pop-Rock
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
Young World
  Added 03/31/15
44kb
2:22mpt
Karaoke
Ricky Nelson (1962)
W&M by Jerry Fuller
"Young World" is a song written by Jerry Fuller and performed by Ricky Nelson. It was released as a single in 1962 on Imperial Records. The personnel on "Young World" included The Wrecking Crew guitarist Glen Campbell and Nelson session regular James Burton on lead guitar. Joe Osborn played bass, with Ritchie Frost on drums and Jim Pierce on piano. The song reached #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. It also attained the #19 spot in the UK.
Ballad, Rockabilly, Rock 'n' roll, Pop, Folk, Country
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member/Moderator
Your Last Goodbye

  Added 06/03/14
17kb
2:12mpt
Floyd Cramer (1961)
Music by Floyd Cramer
Floyd Cramer (October 27, 1933 – December 31, 1997) was an American Hall of Fame pianist who was one of the architects of the "Nashville sound". He was known for his "slip note" piano style, where an out-of-key note slides into the correct note. This song is from his album, "America's Biggest Selling Pianist".
Easy Listening, Pop, Country
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
(Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher and Higher
  Added 3/12/2017
48kb
3:09mpt
Rita Coolidge (1977)
W&M By Billy Davis, Gary Jackson, Raynard Miner and Carl Smith
Originally recorded by Jackie Wilson in 1967 as "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher."
70's, Pop, Soul
Chris Rada
©1998
Your Smiling Face
  Added 3/12/2017
21kb
2:00mpt
James Taylor (1977)
W&M By James Taylor
The song was written for Taylor's and Carly Simon's three-year old daughter Sally.
70's, Pop, Soft Rock
Chris Rada
©1998
You're My Best Friend
  Added 3/12/2017
39kb
3:04mpt
Queen (1975)
W&M By John Deacon
This version has been enhanced by Don Allen with two drum channels. To hear it correctly, you will need the Timbres Of Heaven sound font. Make sure that your playback system supports multiple drum channels.
70's, Pop Rock
W.M. de Ruiter
TOH XGM mix by Don Allen
Midkar Member
You're No Good 65kb
5.15mpt
Linda Ronstadt
70's, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Country/Pop, Country/Rock, Pop/Rock, Roots Rock
Composed By Clint Ballard, Jr.
Kiralynne & Tracilynne Schilitubi
You're The Inspiration 34kb
4.00mpt
Chicago
80's, Adult Contemporary, Ballads, Love Songs, Pop/Rock, Soft Rock
W&M By Peter Cetera & David Foster In 1984
Susan Zeigler & Marc Reid
(You're the) Devil in Disguise
  Added 3/12/2017
55kb
2:25mpt
Karaoke
Elvis Presley (1963)
W&M By Bill Giant, Bernie Baum and Florence Kaye
60's, Rhythm & Blues
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member
You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling 36kb
3.45mpt
The Righteous Brothers
60's, Soul, Easy Listening, Love Songs, Soft Rock
W&M By Barry Mann And Phil Spector
Don Carroll
Yummy Yummy Yummy
  Added 3/12/2017
36kb
2:22mpt
Karaoke
Ohio Express (1968)
W&M By Arthur Resnick and Joey Levine
60's, Pop, Bubblegum
Gary Rogers
Midkar Member

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