For every gambolling tune about falling in love, there must surely be a counterpoint.
These are the songs of heartbreak, songs that distil the misery of failed relationships, unrequited loves, disappointment and rejection, and set it to music.
In fact, we created a master list of the 100 best girl group songs ever to commemorate the greats, from Wilson Phillips' "Impulsive" to Spice Girls' "Wannabe."But those classics should not be the be-all and end-all of girl group songs.
Within all of the jam-filled discographies exists a whole other world of deep cuts, forgotten hits and not-quite-smashes worth discovering and revisiting, from some of the biggest girl groups ever and several that engineered one marvelous single before stepping out of the spotlight.
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Most casual pop fans can rattle off a few of the biggest girl group hits of all time -- the classic cuts by the Supremes, TLC, Destiny's Child and more -- with little hesitation, and those smash singles deserve to be celebrated.
Ever been dumped by someone who told you they'd hold you until you died? Ever wish your ex could feel it every time you scratch your nails down someone else's back? And you know all those cordial things you're supposed to say to an ex after a breakup?
Middle English: via Old French from medieval Latin data, feminine past participle of dare ‘give’; from the Latin formula used in dating letters, data (epistola) ‘(letter) given or delivered’, to record a particular time or place.
This special feature allows the children in my class the time to hear and learn the words to the song before introducing the faster paced version.
As a former ESL and 1st grade teacher, I found the songs and materials on Super Simple Songs to be extremely useful and entertaining!