12 Extremely Disappointing Facts About Popular Music

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  1. Vyb

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    I blame you all. :facepalm:

    1. Creed has sold more records in the US than Jimi Hendrix

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  2. Vyb

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    2. Led Zeppelin, REM, and Depeche Mode have never had a number one single, Rihanna has 10

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  3. Mark Mayonnaise

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    3. Ke$ha's “Tik-Tok” sold more copies than ANY Beatles single

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    I've never even heard of her :grouch:
     
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  7. Vyb

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    Seen it? :nocheer:
     
  8. Mark Mayonnaise

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    Sorry :(

    Not with pics though! :sun:
     
  9. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    is this the 7th time I've seen this here??
     
  10. Vyb

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  11. MatthewT

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    keep going

    100% agree so far :munch:
     
  12. Vyb

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    Who is Ke$ha? :dontknow:
     
  13. Shivvy

    Shivvy Well-Known Member

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    This threads been done quite a few times
     
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    all those people suck
     
  15. Gomez

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    Hasn't been done enough I demand more.
     
  16. MatthewT

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    no clue, and kinda happily ignorant

    my theory is that music went from calming people, to riling them up, to dancing

    i left at the "dancing" stage :dontcare:
     
  17. boxers

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    Its a hell of a lot easier to buy a record with your cell phone than it was to drag your ass to a record store in the olden days.....great excuse for a world with shitty taste in whatevers left of the music business
     
  18. boxers

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    I like to believe that the Beatles would sell more records today than whomever the people are in this list
     
  19. fletchman71

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    You know back in the day my grandfather used to tell me he was pissed off because the Beatles had more #1 hits than The Benny Goodman Orchestra.

    These kind of lists mean jack shit.
     
  20. FunnyFarm2

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    This list is so misleading. There are numerous reasons why these things happened.