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Top 5 One Hit Wonders Of The Last Decade

Top 5 One Hit Wonders Of The Last Decade

The 1980’s is often the decade that gets the most ridicule for their oh-so-cheesy one hit wonders. Even us ‘90’s cubs have heard of the cringworthy one hit wonder I think We’re Alone Now by Tiffany (and if you haven’t, look it up!) or what about the catchy track Relax by Frankie Goes to Hollywood?! The list goes on! But ...

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Top Five Heavy Metal Songs

Top Five Heavy Metal Songs

To some people heavy metal songs may all sound the same, but real aficionados know the intricacies of the sound from the bridge to the breakdown. Building off of the heavy sound of late 60s bands like Led Zeppelin and Black Sabbath, heavy metal has continued to grow and evolve, over time contributing tracks like these, five of the best. ...

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Top 5 Unforgettable Folk Songs

Top 5 Unforgettable Folk Songs

Nothing gets people to listen to a strongly political message quite like a delicately worded song played on a quiet, wistful guitar. On it’s surface, folk music might seem like the most milquetoast of genres but at its core there is a confrontational pathos and an eminent accessibility that cannot be denied. Here are five tracks that display that capacity ...

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Top 5 Hip Hop Songs Of All Time

Top 5 Hip Hop Songs Of All Time

Not all hip hop is Mims repeating “This is why I’m hot” over and over again. The genre developed as a means of giving prominence to a subculture that had artistry but not voice. These five tracks remind us that behind the danceable beats are lyrics and ideas worthy of being called great in any genre.   5. Rappers Delight ...

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The 5 Hottest Online Games of 2012/2013

The 5 Hottest Online Games of 2012/2013

Greetings all ye gamers, and welcome to another fine list of games to keep you entertained. Everyone loves to play games with friends, and the market of online games has been expanding in leaps and bounds over the last few years. The criteria for a spot on this list are based on accessibility, popularity, and of course, a healthy helping ...

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The Top 5 All Time Highest Grossing Movies Worldwide – Unadjusted Figures

The Top 5 All Time Highest Grossing Movies Worldwide – Unadjusted Figures

As explained in this ‘real terms’ list of the top 5 highest grossing movies -due to inflation, recent movies have an unfair advantage when it comes to this chart. But, as requested, here is the unaltered top 5 (correct as of early 2013)!   1. Avatar (2009) – $2,782 Billion James Cameron gets a bad rap. From his failed marriage ...

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The Top 5 Highest-Grossing Film Series and Franchises Of All Time

The Top 5 Highest-Grossing Film Series and Franchises Of All Time

Get ready for a fact-fest! Movies are BIG business, despite the fears over piracy and file-sharing, the big film companies are still raking it in. This list is based on figures that aren’t adjusted for inflation, so we will point out some discrepancies along the way.   1 Harry Potter – $7.7 Billion Number of films: 8 Average earnings per ...

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Top 5 Rock Bands Of All Time

Top 5 Rock Bands Of All Time

The groups that have made this list of the top 5 rock bands of all time, have broken records, stood the test of time and paved the way for the next generation of rock bands.   1. The Fab Four Ask any person if they like The Beatles and they’ll either say yes…or they’re lying. By far the most successful band of ...

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Time-Killers: The 5 Best Ever iPhone Apps

Time-Killers: The 5 Best Ever iPhone Apps

With an app market diluted with hundreds of thousands of apps and games available to everyone with a smartphone, it can be extremely difficult to decide what makes a great iPhone app. And even if an app receives millions of downloads, who says the app is actually good? Perhaps the developers are just marketing geniuses. Either way, it’s hard to ...

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The Top 5 Country Songs of All Time

The Top 5 Country Songs of All Time

Even a city slicker can appreciate the power of a good country song. It can be a boot stompin’ honky-tonk number or a vivid, confessional ballad, but whatever the case, country music is guaranteed to tell a story packed with plenty of heart and just a little more twang than any other genre. Not a country music fan? Give these ...

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