Sweet - Blockbuster (TopPop)

Lights off
Sorry, your favorites list is FULL.
Click this link to twitter this video (opens in a new window/tab)

Description

Broadcast date: 1973

"Block Buster!" (also sometimes listed as "Blockbuster!") is a 1973 single by The Sweet. Written by Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman, and produced by Phil Wainman, "Block Buster!" was the band's sole UK No. 1 hit. Released in January 1973, it spent five weeks at the top of the UK Singles Chart, and also made #1 in the Netherlands, Germany, New Zealand, Austria and Ireland, and #3 in Finland, Switzerland, Denmark and Norway. Outside Europe it fared less well as it peaked at #29 in Australia and at #73 on the American Billboard Hot 100.

Its riff was considered markedly similar to fellow RCA act David Bowie's "The Jean Genie", released shortly before, but all parties maintain that this was pure coincidence.

More information on this artist is available in the last.fm tabs below.

Tags: 

Pick and Click one of the menu tabs above for more artist info.

Or click the artist name tag above to go to the artist page.

All artist info on these pages is


 
Post your comment

 
Artist: Sweet
Video title: Blockbuster (TopPop)

Facebook: Like & Comments - Share on/Post to
Category: Rock & Alternative
Views: 2615
Problems with this Video? Report This Video!


Terms Of Service - Google Privacy Policy

2017 Music Festival Season

The Primavera Sound Festival Barcelona 2017 will be livestreamed by Red Bull TV starting June 1st. Click the logo for more info.

Also streaming this week-end Rock am Ring 2017



 
New Music Videos