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Got to be Real – Cheryl Lynn

Got to be Real – Cheryl Lynn

Editor’s note: This assessment of Cheryl Lynn’s “Got to be Real” reflects the opinion of Jim Barton and not toponehitwonders.com. Some of us here actually like this song…but definitely not Jim. Long before American Idol, there was The Gong Show, where amateur singers, dancers and so forth showcased their talents (or lack thereof) for three celebrities. A huge gong dangled behind the celebrities and if one or more of them didn’t like the act, he … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1970s, Pop

Ring My Bell – Anita Ward

Ring My Bell – Anita Ward

“Ring My Bell” is one of many disco one-hit wonders. And like many disco one-hit wonders, once this song by Anita Ward left the charts, so did people’s desire to buy Ward’s music. She never again charted. But “Ring My Bell” lives on loud and strong. In fact, it’s one of many 1970s disco one-hit wonders that still has legions of fans today. Songs like “The Hustle” by Van McCoy or “TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia)” … Read entire article »

Filed under: 1970s, Pop