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‘Freedom Overspill’ by Steve Winwood – Classic Hit or Miss

Weariness with the grind of touring and recording prompted Winwood to leave Traffic and retire to sessioning for some years. Under pressure from Island Records, he resurfaced with his self-titled first solo album in 1977. This was followed by his 1980 hit Arc of a Diver (which included his first solo hit, "While You See a Chance") and Talking Back to the Night in 1982. Both albums were recorded at his home in Gloucestershire with Winwood playing all instruments.

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‘Dreaming’ by Blondie – Classic Hit or Miss

"Dreaming" was released in 1979, it was the lead single from their fourth album Eat to the Beat. It peaked at #2 in the British singles chart. "Dreaming" was written by the group's principal songwriting partnership, Deborah Harry and Chris Stein.

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‘Taking it All Too Hard’ by Genesis – Classic Hit or Miss

"Taking It All Too Hard" is the sixth track from the 1983 album Genesis. It is known for Tony Banks' work on his Yamaha CP-70 electric piano.

The single was only released in the U.S. in the summer of 1984; it only made it to number 50 on the Billboard Hot 100, but it peaked at number 11 on the Billboard Adult Contemporary Chart and received significant airplay

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‘Pamela’ by Toto – Classic Hit or Miss

"Pamela" was written by David Paich and Joseph Williams for the 1988 Toto album The Seventh One. It was the first single from the album, and it peaked at #22 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart becoming their final US hit to date.

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‘Footstompin’ Music’ by Grand Funk Railroad – Classic Hit or Miss

The band was formed in 1969 by Mark Farner and Don Brewer from Terry Knight and the Pack and Mel Schacher from Question Mark & the Mysterians; Knight soon became the band's manager. Knight named the band after the Grand Trunk Western Railroad, a well-known rail line in Michigan.

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‘Give it Up’ By KC and the Sunshine Band – Classic Hit or Miss

"Give It Up" was a hit song for KC and the Sunshine Band, although it was simply credited as KC in many countries, including the US. It was the last of the act's hits in the US and UK, and the most successful of its 10 UK hits.

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‘Last Train To London’ by ELO – Classic Hit or Miss

"Last Train to London" is the fifth track from the Electric Light Orchestra album Discovery.

The song was released in 1980 in the UK as a double A-side single with "Confusion". It peaked at number 8 in the UK Singles Chart

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‘Set Me Free’ by the Kinks – Classic Hit or Miss

"Set Me Free" is a song by Ray Davies, released first by The Kinks in 1965. Along with "Tired of Waiting for You", it is one of band's first attempts at a softer, more introspective sound.

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‘The Beat Goes On’ by Sonny and Cher

Wrapping up duos this week! This song was issued as a single and appeared on their 1967 album In Case You're In Love. It entered the Billboard Hot 100 chart on January 14, 1967, peaking at #6.

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‘Danny’s Song’ by Loggins and Messina – Classic Hit or Miss

We Continue with Duo's for the Hit or Miss this week!

"Danny's Song" is the title of a song written by the American singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins. It was written as a gift for his brother Danny for the birth of his son Colin. It first appeared on the album Sittin' In, the debut album by Loggins and Messina. The song is well remembered for both the Loggins and Messina original, as well as Anne Murray's 1972 top-ten charting cover.

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‘Say it Isn’t So’ by Hall and Oats – Classic Hit or Miss

Say It Isn't So was released by RCA Records in October 1983 as the first of two new singles from their compilation album Rock 'n Soul Part 1, released that same year.

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‘Hold On, I’m Comin’ by Sam and Dave – Classic Hit or Miss

All Duos this week for the Hit or Miss!

According to Steve Cropper, lead guitarist for Booker T and the MG's, the Stax Recording Studio played a key role in the creation of the title track, Hold on, I'm Comin'.

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