KASS Music Gem(s) of the Day and Their Antipodes: Top of the Pops, 1951/2009

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Submitted by Lindsay Perigo on Tue, 2010-04-06 00:32

Someone posted this link on one of the Lanza Forums. Since 1951 was the year of my birth, I thought it instructive as to how far popular music has degenerated over my lifetime, literally. Or more specifically, the sense of life underlying popular music.

Contrast the sassy Nat King Cole's No.1 "Too Young" with the rubbish at the top of this heap, "Boom! Boom! Pow!":