Posts Tagged ‘Rebecca Black’

Playlist in action

27 February 2016

Now this seems ingenious. Rebecca Black (yes, that Rebecca Black) has regularly released her Spotify playlists to her not-inconsiderable fanbase; this week, she’s actually put together a video in which she features some of her faves.

The complete playlist, if you’re a Spotify user, is here.

And it’s not even Friday

27 November 2013

My introduction to 8tracks.com came from, of all people, Rebecca Black. Then again, the young lady who turned “Friday” into an earworm has been known to surprise people. (See, for instance, her cover of Miley Cyrus’ “Wrecking Ball.”)

RB’s ten-track November ’13 mix opens with Heavy English’s debut single “21 Flights” and continues with “Come a Little Closer” from Cage the Elephant’s Melophobia album. That should give you enough reason to check out the rest of it.

2 1/2 Weeks

23 July 2011

Dear me, it’s been almost a year since I picked up the burner. And it took Rebecca Black to rouse me from my torpor. 2½ Weeks is an 18-track compilation covering, well, a little over 2½ weeks, starting of course with “Friday.” A hint to you songwriters out there: we need more good Wednesday and Thursday stuff.

Cover art, Wendex 111146-2Track listing for 111146-2:

  1. Rebecca Black: Friday
  2. Sam Cooke: Another Saturday Night
  3. Spanky and Our Gang: Sunday Mornin’
  4. The Mamas and the Papas: Monday, Monday
  5. The Moody Blues: Tuesday Afternoon (Forever Afternoon)
  6. Lisa Loeb and Nine Stories: Waiting for Wednesday
  7. Giles, Giles and Fripp: Thursday Morning
  8. The Cure: Friday I’m in Love
  9. Elton John: Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting
  10. The Clique: Sugar on Sunday
  11. The Boomtown Rats: I Don’t Like Mondays
  12. The Rolling Stones: Ruby Tuesday
  13. The Guess Who: A Wednesday in Your Garden
  14. Nilsson: (Thursday) Here’s Why I Didn’t Go to Work Today
  15. The Easybeats: Friday on My Mind
  16. Bay City Rollers: Saturday Night
  17. The Monkees: Pleasant Valley Sunday
  18. Bangles: Manic Monday
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