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Inner City – Good life

“Good life” is really a title full of luck and passion for life! Inner City are an American electronic dance group born almost randomly. The producer and leader of the group needed a vocalist. He spoke to a friend, who put him in contact with this girl,

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The clip of memories

Bon Jovi – Born to be my baby

“Born to be my baby” started his journey on November 24, 1988. Bon Jovi released the hit just two months after “Bad Medicine” and after the release of the album “New Jersey”. Really they wanted to exploit the wave of success,

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What’s the title?

The Bangles – Eternal flame

“Eternal flame” by the Bangles has a peculiarity. It’s absolutely a fantastic love ballad, but it suffers from a problem. Many songs have this problem. I explain. Everybody knows this song. Many of us love this song. We all have heard it at least one time on the radio,

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Dance criminal

Michael Jackson – Smooth criminal

“Smooth criminal” is one of the songs that Michael Jackson’s fans love the most. He realeased it at the end of October 1988. The song came out of the album “Bad, like many other songs we have already met: “I just can’t stop loving you“,

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The beauty of simple words

Tracy Chapman – Baby can I hold you

“Baby can I hold you” is surely one of the most beautiful songs of Tracy Chapman. In October 1988 Tracy released this song as the third single form her eponymous album. This song followed the success of “Fast car

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Happy and without worries

Bobby McFerrin – Don’t worry be happy

I think that “Dont worry be happy” is the perfect song for the transition from Summer to Autumn. It happened also in 1988: days getting shorter, temperatures getting lower. In those days the world of music learnt a very simple song,

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The medicine for success

Bon Jovi – Bad medicine

“Bad medicine” and the whole album “New Jersey” have a peculiar story, of course. Bon Jovi released their fourth album on Sep 19, 1988, almost together with the first single, “Bad medicine”. Two years had passed since the release of the previous album.

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The season of the Rose

Guns N’ Roses – Sweet child o’ mine

“Sweet child o’ mine” marks, in Summer 1988, the turning point of the career of Guns N’ Roses. The band had a very clear destiny since the day of its creation, three years before. Starting with the names, because the hisotry of GNR starts with two friends living in the same house and playing in different bands,

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The King and the Princess

Michael Jackson – Another part of me

“Another part of me” is generally not the first song that people remember about Michael Jackson. Actually this song must not be underestimated. The King was living the golden age of the album “Bad”. Every song, every video was a worldwide success. And so,

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