Lionel Richie – All Night Long (All Night)

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Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. (born June 20, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, record producer and actor. Beginning in 1968, he was a member of the musical group Commodores signed to Motown Records. Richie made his solo debut in 1982 with the album Lionel Richie and number-one hit “Truly”.

Motown TMG 1319 – 1983, UK & Europe – 7″ 45 RPM
Funk/Soul

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Soft Cell – Tainted Love / Where Did Our Love Go

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Soft Cell are an English synthpop duo who came to prominence in the early 1980s. They consist of vocalist Marc Almond and instrumentalist David Ball. The duo are principally known for their 1981 hit version of “Tainted Love” (#8 US) and 1981 debut album entitled Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret.

Some Bizarre BZS2 – 1981, UK – 7″ 45 RPM
Electronic / Synth-pop

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Carole King – So Far Away

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Carole King (born February 9, 1942) is an American singer and songwriter. Her career began in the 1960s when King, along with her former husband Gerry Goffin, wrote more than two dozen chart hits for numerous artists, many of which have become standards, and she has continued writing for other artists since then. She had her first number 1 hit as a songwriter in 1960 at age 18, with “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow”, which she wrote with Goffin.

A&M Records AMS 867 – 1971, UK – 7″ 45 RPM
Rock / Soft Rock

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Billie Jo Spears – Blanket On The Ground

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Billie Jo Spears (born Billie Jean Spears, January 14, 1937 – December 14, 2011) was an American country music singer. She reached the top-10 of the Country music charts five times between 1969 and 1977, her biggest hit being “Blanket on the Ground”, which, in 1975, became her only number one. She also had a large following in the United Kingdom with two of her singles reaching the pop top five.

United Artists Records UP 35805 – 1975, UK – 7″ 45 RPM
Rock / Country Rock

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10cc – Good Morning Judge

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10cc are an English art rock band who achieved their greatest commercial success in the 1970s. The band initially consisted of four musicians — Graham Gouldman, Eric Stewart, Kevin Godley, and Lol Creme — who had written and recorded together for some three years, before assuming the “10cc” name in 1972.

Mercury 6008 025 – 1977, UK – 7″ 45 RPM
Rock / Pop Rock

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