Wednesday, March 31, 2010

THE PENGUIN AWARDS THAT NEVER WERE: 1983! Yet another in our series of nominations for Penguin Awards that were never given. These from the year when I got my first job at Rustler Steak House.
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SONG OF THE YEAR:
Drop the Pilot - Joan Armatrading
Cruel Summer - Bananarama
Modern Love - David Bowie
Photograph - Def Leppard
The Farmyard Connection - Fun Boy Three
White Lines (Don't Do It) - Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel
White Wedding - Billy Idol
I'm Still Standing - Elton John
Send Her My Love - Journey
Din Daa Daa - George Krantz
Pink Houses - John Mellencamp
I Love L.A. - Randy Newman
Stand Back - Stevie Nicks
Synchronicity II - The Police
Love My Way - The Psychedelic Furs
Message To My Girl - Split Enz
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ALBUM OF THE YEAR:
LET'S DANCE - David Bowie
ESCAPADE - Tim Finn
WAITING - Fun Boy Three
TOO LOW FOR ZERO - Elton John
CONFLICTING EMOTIONS - Split Enz
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COVER SONG OF THE YEAR:
Our Lips Are Sealed - Fun Boy Three
Young at Heart - Wild Man Fischer
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DUET OF THE YEAR:
Lisanga Ya Ba Nganga - Franco & Rochereau
White Lines (Don't Do It) - Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel

1 comment:

Claire's squirrel baby thing said...

Din Daa Daa
2v40- Elton
Young At Heart
White Lines - Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel