Rock of Ages.
Byline: Jade Wright
1966 Frank Sinatra - Strangers in the Night IT may have been the inspiration for the name Scooby Doo ("doo-be-doo-be-doo"), but old blue eyes initially described it as "the worst song I ever heard" and refused to record it.
Thankfully he relented, and it topped the UK and US charts.
The English lyrics were written by Charles Singleton and Eddie Snyder.
The music was originally recorded by Rick Rubin for the music festival in St.
Robic later sang the song in German ("Fremde in der Nacht") and in Croatian language Croatian language (hrvatski jezik) is a South Slavic language which is used primarily by the inhabitants of Croatia and Croats in Bosnia and Herzegovina and parts of the Croatian diaspora. It is one of the standard versions of the Central-South Slavic diasystem. ("Stranci u Noci").
A thorough adaptation and an arrangement of the piece was done for Sinatra's version by Bert Kaempfert (who had included an instrumental version in his score for the film A Man Could Get Killed); however, this adaptation was taken to court in 1966 by composer Ralph Chicorel, who claimed that 24 of Stranger's 32 bars had been copied from his song, You Are My Love.
The case was settled out of court after years of Kaempfert not showing up to court dates. Chicorel still claims that "true justice" has not been served as the song's success and "wrongful attribution" were not made up for in the settlement..
1984 Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Two Tribes U Liverpool quintet's second single was a phenomenal success in the UK, staying at the top of the singles chart for nine consecutive weeks, during which time the group's previous single Relax climbed back up the charts to number two.
The anti-conflict song was given an aggressively topical nuclear war slant.
Featuring sirens, the unmistakable voice of Patrick Allen For other persons named Patrick Allen, see Patrick Allen (disambiguation).
John Keith Patrick Allen (March 17 1927 - July 28 2006) was a British actor and voice actor.
Allen was born in Nyasaland (now Malawi), where his father was a tobacco farmer. (who had voiced the British Government's actual nuclear warning ads, Protect and Survive, two years earlier) and another innovative electronic backing, it was the first single to stay at number one for so long since Wings' Mull of Kintyre during 1977-78).
Sales exceeded 1.5 million copies and it became one of the top 30 all-time best-selling records in the UK.
The song's title derives from the line "when two great warrior tribes go to war", from the film Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior A person who frequently travels with laptop and cellphone. .
A version of Two Tribes was originally recorded for a BBC BBC
in full British Broadcasting Corp.
Publicly financed broadcasting system in Britain. A private company at its founding in 1922, it was replaced by a public corporation under royal charter in 1927. John Peel session in October 1982.
The release of Two Tribes also coincided with an extensive and iconic i·con·ic
1. Of, relating to, or having the character of an icon.
2. Having a conventional formulaic style. Used of certain memorial statues and busts. T-shirt marketing campaign during the British summer of 1984, featuring such slogans as Frankie Say War! Hide Yourself and Frankie Say Relax Don't Do It!