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B. A. Robertson

Brian Alexander "B. [1]

80 relations: A-side and B-side, ABBA, Allan Glen's School, Annabella Lwin, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Annie Ross, Ardent Records, Arista Records, Arrival (composition), Asylum Records, Bang Bang (B. A. Robertson song), BBC, BBC Radio 1, BBC Television, BBC Two, Big Star, Bow Wow Wow, Brown Sauce (band), Celtic Connections, Channel 4, Charles Gormley, Children in Need, Cliff Richard, Cover version, Disc jockey, Donald Pleasence, Duet, Eddie & the Tide, Epic Records, Friday Night, Saturday Morning, Georg Kajanus, Glasgow, Grammy Award, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Herbie Flowers, Hit single, Hold Me (1933 song), Instrumental, John Carradine, List of Disney home entertainment, List of performances on Top of the Pops, List of performers on Top of the Pops, List of songs that retell a work of literature, Lyrics, Maggie (TV series), Maggie Bell, Mike + The Mechanics, Mike Rutherford, Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, New wave music, ..., Peter Powell (disc jockey), Rock Goes to College, Scotland national football team, Scottish people, Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground), Simply Mad About the Mouse: A Musical Celebration of Imagination, Single (music), Sketch comedy, Swan Song Records, Terry Britten, Terry Manning, The Fast Show, The Gospel Truth Choir, The Living Years (song), The Monster Club, The Pirate Movie, Theme music, Top 40, Top of the Pops, Twisted (Annie Ross song), UK Albums Chart, UK Singles Chart, University of Central Lancashire, Vincent Price, Wardell Gray, We Have a Dream, (I Am) The Seeker, 1982 FIFA World Cup, 1991 in film, 3rd Golden Raspberry Awards. Expand index (30 more) »

A-side and B-side

The terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 78 and 45 rpm Phonograph Records, whether singles or extended plays (EPs).

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ABBA

ABBA (stylised ᗅᗺᗷᗅ) were a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972.

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Allan Glen's School

Allan Glen's School was, for most of its existence, a local authority, selective secondary school for boys in Glasgow, Scotland, charging nominal fees for tuition.

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Annabella Lwin

Annabella Lwin (born 31 October 1966) is an Anglo-Burmese singer, songwriter, and record producer best known as the lead singer of Bow Wow Wow.

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Anni-Frid Lyngstad

Anni-Frid Synni, Princess Reuss of Plauen (Anni-Frid Synni, Prinzessin Reuss von Plauen; born Anni-Frid Synni Lyngstad,, 15 November 1945), widely known as Frida Lyngstad or by just the mononym Frida, is a Norwegian-born Swedish pop and jazz singer.

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Annie Ross

Annie Ross (born 25 July 1930) is a British-American singer and actress, best known as a member of the jazz vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross.

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Ardent Records

Ardent Records, often shortened to "Ardent," is a Memphis record label founded by John Fry in 1959.

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Arista Records

Arista Records, Inc. was an American record label.

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Arrival (composition)

"Arrival" is a 1976 song by ABBA featured on their album of the same name.

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Asylum Records

Asylum Records is an American record label founded in 1971 by David Geffen and partner Elliot Roberts.

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Bang Bang (B. A. Robertson song)

"Bang Bang" is a song performed by B. A. Robertson.

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BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the public-service broadcaster of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London.

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BBC Radio 1

BBC Radio 1 is a British radio station operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation which also broadcasts internationally, specialising in modern and current popular music and chart hits throughout the day.

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BBC Television

BBC Television is a service of the British Broadcasting Corporation.

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BBC Two

BBC Two is the second television channel operated by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) in the United Kingdom, Isle of Man and Channel Islands.

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Big Star

Big Star was an American power pop band formed in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1971 by Alex Chilton, Chris Bell, Jody Stephens, and Andy Hummel.

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Bow Wow Wow

Bow Wow Wow are an English 1980s new wave band, created by Malcolm McLaren to promote his and business partner Vivienne Westwood's New Romantic fashion lines.

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Brown Sauce (band)

Brown Sauce was a pop band, made up of presenters from the television programme, Multi-Coloured Swap Shop.

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Celtic Connections

The Celtic Connections festival started in 1994 in Glasgow, Scotland, and has since been held every January.

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Channel 4

Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began transmission on 2 November 1982.

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Charles Gormley

Charles Gormley (December 19, 1937 – September 22, 2005) was a Scottish film director.

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Children in Need

BBC Children in Need (also promoted as Plant Mewn Angen in Wales) is the BBC's UK charity.

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Cliff Richard

Sir Cliff Richard (born Harry Rodger Webb; 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist.

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Cover version

In popular music, a cover version or cover song, or simply cover, is a new performance or recording of a previously recorded, commercially released song by someone other than the original artist or composer.

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Disc jockey

A disc jockey (abbreviated DJ, D.J. or deejay) is a person who plays recorded music for an audience, either a radio audience if the mix is broadcast or the audience in a venue such as a bar or nightclub.

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Donald Pleasence

Donald Henry Pleasence, OBE (5 October 1919 – 2 February 1995) was an English film, television, and stage actor.

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Duet

A duet is a musical composition for two performers in which the performers have equal importance to the piece.

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Eddie & the Tide

Eddie & the Tide were an American band started by Steve "Eddie" Rice in 1983.

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Epic Records

Epic Records is an American record company.

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Friday Night, Saturday Morning

Friday Night, Saturday Morning was a television chat show with a revolving guest host.

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Georg Kajanus

Georg Kajanus (Georg Johan Tjegodiev Kajanus; born 9 February 1946) is a Norwegian composer and pop musician, best known as the lead singer and songwriter of the British pop group Sailor.

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Glasgow

Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and the third largest in the United Kingdom (after London and Birmingham).

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Grammy Award

A Grammy Award (originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS) of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

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Grammy Award for Song of the Year

The Grammy Award for Song of the Year is an honor presented at the Grammy Awards, a ceremony that was established in 1958 and originally called the Gramophone Awards.

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Herbie Flowers

Herbie Flowers (born Brian Keith Flowers, 19 May 1938, in Isleworth, Middlesex) is an English musician specialising in bass guitar, double-bass and tuba.

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Hit single

A hit single is a recorded song or instrumental released as a single that has become very popular.

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Hold Me (1933 song)

"Hold Me" is a popular song by Jack Little, David Oppenheim, and Ira Schuster.

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Instrumental

An instrumental is a musical composition or recording without lyrics, or singing, although it might include some inarticulate vocal input; the music is primarily or exclusively produced by musical instruments.

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John Carradine

John Carradine (born Richmond Reed Carradine; February 5, 1906 – November 27, 1988) was an American actor, best known for his roles in horror films and Westerns as well as Shakespearean theatre.

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List of Disney home entertainment

This is a list of feature-length films released by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment for home entertainment.

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List of performances on Top of the Pops

Contents 1960s: 1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 1970s: 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 1980s: 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 1990s: 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 2000s: 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 This list of performances on Top of the Pops is a chronological account of popular songs performed by recording artists and musical ensembles on Top of the Pops, a weekly BBC One television programme that featured artists from the UK singles chart.

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List of performers on Top of the Pops

This list of performers on Top of the Pops includes popular music recording artists and musical ensembles who have performed on Top of the Pops, a weekly BBC One television programme that featured artists from the UK singles chart.

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List of songs that retell a work of literature

This is a list of songs that retell, in whole or in part, a work of literature.

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Lyrics

Lyrics are words that make up a song usually consisting of verses and choruses.

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Maggie (TV series)

Maggie is a British television series produced by the BBC between 1981 and 1982.

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Maggie Bell

Margaret "Maggie" Bell (born 12 January 1945, Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland) is a Scottish rock vocalist.

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Mike + The Mechanics

Mike + The Mechanics are an English pop/rock supergroup formed in 1985 as a side project of Mike Rutherford, one of the founding members of the band Genesis.

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Mike Rutherford

Michael John Cloete Crawford "Mike" Rutherford (born 2 October 1950) is an English musician.

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Multi-Coloured Swap Shop

Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, more commonly known simply as Swap Shop, was a UK children's television programme.

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New wave music

New wave music is a musical genre of pop/rock created in the late-1970s to mid-1980s with ties to 1970s punk rock.

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Peter Powell (disc jockey)

Peter James Barnard-Powell (born 24 March 1951 in Stourbridge, England) is an English former disc jockey, popular on BBC Radio 1 in the late 1970s and 1980s, who has a second career in talent management.

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Rock Goes to College

Rock Goes To College (RGTC) was a BBC series that ran between 1978 and 1981 on British television.

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Scotland national football team

The Scotland national football team represents Scotland in international football and is controlled by the Scottish Football Association.

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Scottish people

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Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground)

"Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground)" is a song performed by Mike + The Mechanics.

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Simply Mad About the Mouse: A Musical Celebration of Imagination

Simply Mad About the Mouse: A Musical Celebration of Imagination (ISBN 1-55890-217-1) is an 1991 direct-to-video release featuring top contemporary singers performing "classic Disney songs".

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Single (music)

In music, a single or record single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record or an album.

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Sketch comedy

A sketch comedy comprises a series of short comedy scenes or vignettes, called "sketches", commonly between one and ten minutes long.

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Swan Song Records

Swan Song Records was a record label launched by the English rock band Led Zeppelin on 10 May 1974.

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Terry Britten

Terry Britten (born Terence Ernest Britten; 1947) is an English singer-songwriter and record producer, who has written songs for Tina Turner, Sir Cliff Richard, Olivia Newton-John, Status Quo and Michael Jackson amongst many others.

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Terry Manning

Terry Manning is an American record producer, songwriter, photographer, recording engineer and artist known for his work in rock, rhythm and blues, and pop music genres.

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The Fast Show

The Fast Show, known as Brilliant in the US, was a BBC comedy sketch show programme that ran from 1994 to 1997, with specials in 2000 and 2014.

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The Gospel Truth Choir

The Gospel Truth Choir is a Scottish choir that perform a wide variety of music in a gospel style.

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The Living Years (song)

"The Living Years" is a ballad written by Mike Rutherford and B. A. Robertson, and recorded by Rutherford's English rock band Mike + The Mechanics.

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The Monster Club

The Monster Club is a 1980 British horror film directed by Roy Ward Baker and starring Vincent Price and John Carradine.

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The Pirate Movie

The Pirate Movie is a 1982 Australian musical romantic comedy film directed by Ken Annakin and starring Christopher Atkins and Kristy McNichol.

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Theme music

Theme music is a piece that is often written specifically for a radio program, television program, video game or movie, and usually played during the intro, during title sequence and/or ending credits.

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Top 40

Top 40 is a music industry shorthand for the currently most-popular songs in a particular genre.

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Top of the Pops

Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006.

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Twisted (Annie Ross song)

"Twisted" is a 1952 vocalese song with lyrics by Annie Ross, set to a tenor saxophone solo of the same name by Wardell Gray.

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UK Albums Chart

The UK Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.

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UK Singles Chart

The UK Singles Chart (titled Official Singles Chart) is compiled by the Official Charts Company (OCC), on behalf of the British record industry, listing the top-selling single recordings in the United Kingdom, based upon combined record sales and download numbers, and from the week ending Saturday 5 July 2014, also includes streaming data.

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University of Central Lancashire

The University of Central Lancashire (abbreviated UCLan) is a public university based in Preston, Lancashire, England.

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Vincent Price

Vincent Leonard Price, Jr. (May 27, 1911 – October 25, 1993) was an American actor, well known for his distinctive voice and performances in horror films.

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Wardell Gray

Wardell Gray (February 13, 1921 – May 25, 1955) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist who straddled the swing and bebop periods.

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We Have a Dream

We Have A Dream was a special single released as the official song of the Scotland national football team for their 1982 World Cup Campaign.

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(I Am) The Seeker

The Seeker is a song written by ABBA composers Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson towards the end of the group's career.

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1982 FIFA World Cup

The 1982 FIFA World Cup, the 12th FIFA World Cup, was held in Spain from 13 June to 11 July 1982.

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1991 in film

The year 1991 in film involved some significant events.

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3rd Golden Raspberry Awards

The 3rd Golden Raspberry Awards were held on April 11, 1983 at an Oscar night potluck party to recognize the worst the film industry had to offer in 1982.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/B._A._Robertson

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