I Can't Believe It's Not A Top 40!

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Jim Carroll Band – People Who Died
Peak #103

Tubes – Talk To Ya Later
Peak #101

Squeeze – Black Coffee In Bed
Peak #103

Randy Newman – I Love L.A.
Peak #110

Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel – White Lines (Don’t Do It)
Peak #101

The Art Of Noise – Close (To The Edit)
Peak #102
 
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I have all the 1980s surveys of KIIS in Los Angeles. The station played I Love L.A. but the song never appeared on their weekly Top 30. The redhead in the video is Laura Howard Granito. In 1982-83 – this song was released on March 9, 1983 – she studied interior design and small business management at Cypress College in Cypress, California. She is now an interior designer and independent contractor in Seattle.

 
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I kinda can believe this never made the top 40. But before he was Carlton Banks he was tap dancing on Broadway, dancing in a Michael Jackson Pepsi commercial, and working on a pop career.

Alfonso Ribeiro "Dance Baby"
Peak #104




PS and he did NOT break his neck while filming that Pepsi commercial
 

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Actually No One Like You went to number one on Billboard's mainstream rock chart in the last week of May 1982. Here is a 2007 version by the obscenely named Jizzy Pearl (real name: Jim Wilkinson), who was a member of L.A. Guns, 1998-99 and 2009-11.