Which song most often plays in your head, randomly?

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Dan MacIntosh, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. Dan MacIntosh

    Dan MacIntosh Active Member Thread Starter

    Norwalk, CA
    The Replacements' "Achin' To Be" seems to play in my head at the most random moments, and I'm not sure why. I love the song, even in such high mental rotation. Is there a song that does that for you, and if so, which song?
  2. c-eling

    c-eling Forum Resident

    Syntax-Love Song (I Wonder Why), 2003/2004
    "I'm Ending All Hate With Love" has constantly been stuck in my head for years....
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  3. Picca

    Picca Forum Resident

    Modena, Italy
    Right now: I Just Can't Get Enough by Depeche Mode. Just the chorus. For HOURS.

    I need a fix 'cause I'm going down...
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  4. ZippyPippy

    ZippyPippy Forum Resident

    Evidently, you just can't get enough.
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  5. TheVU

    TheVU Forum Resident

    Unfortunately Let It Snow.
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  6. Black Magic Woman

    Black Magic Woman Sorry for my english

    At the moment, We Are Family by Sister Sledge
  7. Jim Duckworth

    Jim Duckworth I can't lose with the stuff I use.

    Memphis TN

    This one plays even in my dreams...or at least it used to....
  8. bluejimbop

    bluejimbop Forum Resident

    Castro Valley, CA
    When I visited Jimi Hendrix’ first gravesite, it was ‘Isabella’.
  9. BarryChicago

    BarryChicago Play Me My Song...

    Karn Evil 9 - 3rd Impression and Eruption (from Tarkus) by ELP
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  10. vamborules

    vamborules Forum Resident

    Depends on the day. I've been listening to a lot of Johnny Thunders stuff lately so today it's Too Much Junkie Business.

    But I love Achin' To Be so I'll probably listen to that now that I've seen this...and then it will be that.
  11. Thoughtships

    Thoughtships Forum Resident

    Devon, UK
    Black Sabbath "Snowblind"...

    There are quite a few that sing incessantly in my head, but every time I go to put the kettle on, my brain goes: 'What you get and what you see...' and we're off.....
  12. Defrance

    Defrance A Northern Soul

    Calgary, AB
    First thing in the morning: "The Great Gig In The Sky" - Pink Floyd
    Lying in bed at night before falling asleep: "Johnny In The Echo Cafe" - Saint Etienne
  13. RockRoom

    RockRoom Experienced

    Upstate NY
    The Band 'Chest Fever' always pops up when I am busting my a** at work.
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  14. James F. Hassan

    James F. Hassan Forum Resident

    It all depends on what I'm listening at the time right now it's Rival Sons.
  15. Elliottmarx

    Elliottmarx Always in the mood for Burt Bacharach

    Los Angeles
    Strangely, it is Gershwin's I've Got A Crush On You. Not a particular version though, just the tune and lyrics. Happily, I don't find this to be remotely bothersome.
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  16. bluejimbop

    bluejimbop Forum Resident

    Castro Valley, CA
    My fave is late-period Sarah Vaughan. Knowing her history of being unlucky in love and hearing her sing it as a grown woman just kills me.
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  17. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    "You Go To My Head". :D

    In all seriousness, it is one of my favorite standards.
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  18. kinkling

    kinkling Forum Resident

    Not really randomly; it has been stuck in my head since 1995 when I played the album 603 times-- Oasis' "Rock and Roll Star"
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  19. Deek57

    Deek57 Forum Resident

    For many years now it's been "Reason to Believe" , Rod Stewart version. I don't know why, anytime at all " If I listen long enough to you, I'll find a way" etc etc.... Just pops into my head. Funny really because it's my least favourite track on EPTAS.
  20. LeBon Bush

    LeBon Bush Hound of Love

    This Is Not America - Pat Metheny Group & David Bowie.

    Watched The Falcon & The Snowman on TV one late night and it made a big impression on me, especially the closing credits with this epic tune. Hear it in my head at least once a day.
  21. micksmuse

    micksmuse Forum Resident

    san diego
    have no idea why but "pretty flamingo" mm version
  22. LandHorses

    LandHorses Forum Resident

    New Joisey
    An unrecorded Television song called "Persia." The bass line is in my head too much.

  23. mbrownp1

    mbrownp1 Forum Resident

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  24. sloaches

    sloaches Forum Resident

    Lately it's been "Kings and Queens" by Aerosmith, but it's probably because I've been playing solitaire quite a bit...
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  25. Hi Lizard

    Hi Lizard Forum Resident

    "Love Story" Jethro Tull

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