Rate the song: "Popcorn"

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Pop Pop

I love it!
8
29%
I enjoy it
8
29%
It's okay
6
21%
Meh
0
No votes
Blah
2
7%
Too much butter
0
No votes
It stinks!
4
14%
 
Total votes: 28

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Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby pcqgod » 14 Mar 2017, 18:23

by Hot Butter.

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Postby toomanyhatz » 14 Mar 2017, 18:37

It's cute. I loved it as a kid. I enjoy it now, so that's how I voted.
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Postby Minnie the Minx » 14 Mar 2017, 18:59

It's fucking great!
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Postby PresMuffley » 14 Mar 2017, 20:04

Since there isn't a 'needs more delicious yellow chemical sludge' option I am at a loss.

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Postby Samoan » 14 Mar 2017, 20:17



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Postby Snarfyguy » 14 Mar 2017, 21:08

As groundbreaking a novelty song as I can think of.
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Postby trans-chigley express » 15 Mar 2017, 00:46

It's great. It was a direct influence on this which is also great:

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Postby Loki » 15 Mar 2017, 02:53

Blah
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Postby 'O' » 15 Mar 2017, 03:51

It's good.

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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby fueryIre » 15 Mar 2017, 04:05

One of those annoyingly catchy little tunes that lodged themselves in your brain and refused to go away

Could also never remember whether it was Popcorn by Hot Butter or Hot Butter by Popcorn
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Postby Bride Of Sea Of Tunes » 15 Mar 2017, 10:27

Brilliant.

This, and Chicory Tip's 'Son Of My Father' were the real forerunners of all electro-disco, German new- and post-wave, latterday prog, Gorgio Moroder's magnum opuses, and The Flaming Lips.

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Postby McBastard » 15 Mar 2017, 10:40

Bride Of Sea Of Tunes wrote:Brilliant.

This, and Chicory Tip's 'Son Of My Father' were the real forerunners of all electro-disco, German new- and post-wave, latterday prog, Gorgio Moroder's magnum opuses, and The Flaming Lips.

Don't believe the press - this is the real scheme of things.


Giorgio Moroder did Son Of My Father before Chicory Tip.


And Popcorn was originally done by Gershon Kingsley, on this:
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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby Bride Of Sea Of Tunes » 15 Mar 2017, 10:49

McBastard wrote:
Bride Of Sea Of Tunes wrote:Brilliant.

This, and Chicory Tip's 'Son Of My Father' were the real forerunners of all electro-disco, German new- and post-wave, latterday prog, Gorgio Moroder's magnum opuses, and The Flaming Lips.

Don't believe the press - this is the real scheme of things.


Giorgio Moroder did Son Of My Father before Chicory Tip.


Alternative fact!

And Chicory Tip plus Gorgio Moroder were both artefacts (aliases) of Frank Farian, the Godfather of Modern Pop!
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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby sloopjohnc » 15 Mar 2017, 15:40

Minnie the Minx wrote:It's fucking great!


I like the bootleg X-Ray Spex version.

Haven't heard it for years, but I assume it's one of those songs that takes about five seconds to tap your foot to.
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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby Loki » 16 Mar 2017, 03:16

Only 3 of us dislike it. Wow.
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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby Bent Fabric » 19 Mar 2017, 16:38

It was my wedding recessional.

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Postby Lord Rother » 19 Mar 2017, 20:11

I can play it on my teeth.

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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby Velvis » 19 Mar 2017, 20:58

I owned the single and I always like it when it comes on the radio. So I enjoy it.
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Re: Rate the song: "Popcorn"

Postby trans-chigley express » 19 Mar 2017, 22:47

Lord Rother wrote:I can play it on my teeth.

video or it never happened. :)


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