ep 17: Summer Jams 2

Summer is finally upon us and to celebrate we're letting loose a previously unreleased follow-up to that CO classic Summer Jams, aptly titled Summer Jams 2. Originally recorded over the summer of 2017, this time around the oracles count down the #1 and #2 songs from 1977–1984, take a two month break, then pick back up with 1985–1996.


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- "Bad Girls," Donna Summer
- "Magic," Olivia Newton-John
- "When Doves Cry," Prince
- "Ghostbusters," Ray Parker Jr.
- "Papa Don't Preach," Madonna
- "You're Making Me High"/"Let It Flow," Toni Braxton
...Your hour is up
- "Toy Soldiers," Martika
- "Shout," Tears For Fears
- "Stay (I Missed You)," Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
(Blue Cheese) Powder Blues
- "Can't Help Falling In Love," UB40
"Flashdance…What A Feeling," Irene Cara
Alarming sexual alien
- "Bette Davis Eyes," Kim Carnes
- "Waterfalls," TLC
Baby boomer bloomer dropper
- "Best Of My Love," The Emotions
- "Three Times A Lady," Commodores
Benjamin Buttons
- "It’s Still Rock And Roll To Me," Billy Joel
dimwit-man sampler
- "Baby Got Back," Sir Mix-A-Lot
- "I Just Want To Be Your Everything," Andy Gibb
Dour Ballads
- "Glory Of Love," Peter Cetera
Dressy Shirts and a Heart CD
-"Alone," Heart
Fat Elvis
- "Eye Of The Tiger," Survivor
- "The Flame," Cheap Trick
Great American Songbook 2050
- "I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)," Whitney Houston
- "Don't Go Breaking My Heart," Elton John & Kiki Dee
- "Whoomp! (There It Is)," Tag Team
I want to know her side of the story
- "Jessie's Girl," Rick Springfield
- "Every Breath You Take," The Police
- "She Ain't Worth It," Glenn Medeiros feat. Bobby Brown
Intimately invasive
- "Hurts So Good," John Cougar
- "Rush Rush," Paula Abdul
Leaf me alone
- "Right Here Waiting," Richard Marx
- "Vision Of Love," Mariah Carey
- "(Everything I Do) I Do It For You," Bryan Adams
Love and 401k's
"Kiss And Say Goodbye," The Manhattans
- "Ring My Bell," Anita Ward
Nasal gazer
- "Everytime You Go Away," Paul Young
"End Of The Road," Boyz II Men
"I Swear," All-4-One
Powder Blues
"Roll With It," Steve Winwood
Sonic ovarian riffs
- "Don't Take It Personal (Just One Of Dem Days)," Monica
Weekend Dad, Weakday Night
- "Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)," Los Del Rio
- "Shadow Dancing," Andy Gibb

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