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a-ha (stylized a-ha) is a Norwegian band formed in Oslo in 1982.
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"Achy Breaky Heart" is a country music song written by Don Von Tress.
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Adagio for Strings is a work by Samuel Barber, arguably his best known, arranged for string orchestra from the second movement of his String Quartet, Op. 11.
The Adagio in G minor for violin, strings, and organ continuo is a neo-Baroque composition popularly attributed to the 18th-century Venetian master Tomaso Albinoni, but actually composed by 20th-century musicologist and Albinoni biographer Remo Giazotto, purportedly based on the discovery of a manuscript fragment by Albinoni.
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Joseph Edgar Foreman (born July 28, 1974), better known by his stage name Afroman, is an American musician.
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Albert Costa i Casals (born 25 June 1975) is a former professional tennis player from Spain.
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"Always Look on the Bright Side of Life" is a comedy song written by Monty Python member Eric Idle that was first featured in the film Monty Python's Life of Brian and has gone on to become a common singalong at public events such as football matches as well as funerals.
Amilcare Ponchielli (31 August 1834 – 16 January 1886) was an Italian composer, mainly of operas.
Anastasiya Andreyevna Myskina (p; born 8 July 1981) is a Russian former professional tennis player.
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Andrés Gómez Santos (born February 27, 1960, in Guayaquil, Ecuador) is an Ecuadorian former professional tennis player, best known for winning the Men's Singles title at the French Open in 1990.
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Andrew Stephen "Andy" Roddick (born August 30, 1982) is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player.
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Aram Il'yich Khachaturian (Арам Ильич Хачатурян; Արամ Խաչատրյան, Aram Xačatryan;; 6 June 19031 May 1978) was a Soviet Armenian composer and conductor.
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Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
An athlete (American and British English) or sportsman (British English) is a person who competes in one or more sports that involve physical strength, speed and/or endurance.
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Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.
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Émile Waldteufel (9 December 183712 February 1915) was a French pianist, conductor and composer of dance music.
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The Baha Men are a Bahamian world music band playing a modernized style of Bahamian music called junkanoo.
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"Because I Got High" is a song by American rapper Afroman from his album of the same name.
William Joseph "Bill" Buckner (born December 14, 1949) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) first baseman.
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William Stanley "Bill" Mazeroski (born September 5, 1936), is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) second baseman.
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William Ray "Billy" Cyrus (born August 25, 1961) is an American singer, songwriter and actor.
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Blair Packham is a Canadian singer/songwriter.
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Robert James Byrd (July 1, 1930 – July 27, 1990), known by the stage name Bobby Day, was an American rock and roll and R&B musician.
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Robert Keith "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. (born March 11, 1950) is an American vocalist and conductor.
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Robert George Pickett (February 11, 1938 – April 25, 2007) was an American singer who found fame under the name Bobby "Boris" Pickett.
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"Born to Be Alive" is a song written by French singer Patrick Hernandez.
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The Buffalo Bills are a professional American football team based in the Buffalo–Niagara Falls metropolitan area.
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James "Buster" Douglas (born April 7, 1960) is an American former professional boxer and undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion, best known for scoring a stunning upset when he knocked out previously undefeated champion Mike Tyson on February 11, 1990, in Tokyo.
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C4 was a New Zealand television channel owned and operated by MediaWorks New Zealand.
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Cannabis, also known as marijuana and by numerous other names, is a preparation of the ''Cannabis'' plant intended for use as a psychoactive drug or medicine.
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Carlton George Douglas (born 10 May 1942), also known by his stage name Carl Douglas, is a Jamaican recording artist.
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Carl Orff (–) was a German composer, best known for his cantata Carmina Burana (1937).
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Carlisle United F.C. is an English football club based in Carlisle, Cumbria, where they play at Brunton Park.
Carlos Moyá Llompart (Carles Moyà Llompart, born 27 August 1976) is a retired former world no. 1 tennis player from Spain.
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Caucasian Sketches (Кавказские эскизы) is a pair of orchestral suites written in 1894 and 1896 by the Russian composer Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov.
Cavalleria rusticana (Italian for "Rustic Chivalry") is an opera in one act by Pietro Mascagni to an Italian libretto by Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti and Guido Menasci, adapted from a play and short story written by Giovanni Verga.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began transmission on 2 November 1982.
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Charles-Marie Jean Albert Widor (21 February 1844 – 12 March 1937) was a French organist, composer and teacher.
Chumbawamba were a British alternative music band that had, over a career spanning three decades, played anarcho-punk, pop-influenced music, world music, and folk music.
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"Come On Eileen" is a song by English group Dexys Midnight Runners (credited to Dexys Midnight Runners and the Emerald Express), released in the UK on 25 June 1982 as a single from their album Too-Rye-Ay.
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"Counting the Beat" is a single by New Zealand rock band The Swingers released in 1981 from their album Practical Jokers (released in the USA as Counting the Beat).
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"Csárdás" (or "Czardas") is a composition by Italian composer Vittorio Monti.
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A "cup of coffee" is a North American sports idiom for a short time spent by a minor league player at the major league level.
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Ralph Dale Earnhardt (April 29, 1951 – February 18, 2001), known professionally as Dale Earnhardt, was an American race car driver and team owner, best known for his involvement in stock car racing for NASCAR.
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Dance of the Hours (Italian) is a short ballet and is the act 3 finale of the opera La Gioconda composed by Amilcare Ponchielli.
David Joseph Dobbyn (born 3 January 1957) is a New Zealand musician, singer–songwriter and record producer.
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David Mikel Tyree (born January 3, 1980) is a former American football wide receiver and special teamer who played in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons.
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The Daytona 500 is a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series motor race held annually at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
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Derrike Cope (born November 3, 1958) is an American professional stock car racing driver.
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Deutsche Grammophon is a German classical record label that was the foundation of the future corporation to be known as PolyGram.
Dexys Midnight Runners (currently called Dexys) are an English pop band with soul influences, who achieved their major success in the early to mid-1980s.
Divinyls (often incorrectly referred to as The Divinyls) was an Australian rock band that was formed in Sydney in 1980.
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Dmitry Borisovich Kabalevsky (Дми́трий Бори́сович Кабале́вский; 18 February 1987) was a Russian composer.
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"Don't Worry, Be Happy" is a song by musician Bobby McFerrin.
Edward Alexander MacDowell (December 18, 1860January 23, 1908) was an American composer and pianist of the Romantic period.
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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
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Enrico Toselli, Count of Montignoso, (March 13, 1883 – January 15, 1926) was an Italian pianist and composer.
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"Eye of the Tiger" is a song by American rock band Survivor.
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Johann (Hans) Hölzel (19 February 1957 – 6 February 1998), better known by his stage name Falco, was an Austrian pop and rock musician and rapper.
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Fanfare-Rondeau is a classical rondeau from the first Suite de Symphonies by the French composer Jean-Joseph Mouret.
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Ferde Grofé (27 March 18923 April 1972) was an American composer, arranger and pianist.
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The final play of Super Bowl XXXIV (also known as The Tackle and One Yard Short) occurred January 30, 2000, in the game between the St. Louis Rams and the Tennessee Titans.
The "Flower Duet" is a famous duet for sopranos from Léo Delibes' opera Lakmé, first performed in Paris in 1883.
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The Football League Third Division was the third tier of the English football league system in 1920–21 and again from 1958 until 1992.
"Funkytown" is a song by American band Lipps Inc., which appears on their 1979 debut album, Mouth to Mouth.
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Gabriela Beatriz Sabatini (born 16 May 1970) is an Argentine former professional tennis player.
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Gastón Norberto Gaudio (born 9 December 1978) is a retired tennis player from Argentina.
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Gayane (Gayaneh or Gayne (the e is pronounced); Գայանե; Гаянэ) is a four-act ballet with music by Aram Khachaturian.
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Gerardo Mejía (born April 16, 1965. Retrieved September 22, 2008.), better known by his mononym Gerardo, is an Ecuadorian rapper and singer who later became a recording industry executive, and more recently a youth pastor.
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Goalkeeper, often shortened to keeper or goalie, is one of the major positions of association football.
The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California.
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Heitor Villa-Lobos (March 5, 1887 – November 17, 1959) was a Brazilian composer, described as "the single most significant creative figure in 20th-century Brazilian art music".
The Helmet Catch was an American football play involving New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver David Tyree in the final two minutes of Super Bowl XLII on February 3, 2008.
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Herbs are a multi-cultural New Zealand reggae vocal group which had Samoans, Tongans, Cook Islanders and Maori in the band.
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A hit single is a recorded song or instrumental released as a single that has become very popular.
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Homo unius libri ("(a) man of one book") is a Latin phrase attributed to Thomas Aquinas in a literary tradition going back to at least the 17th century, bishop Jeremy Taylor (1613–1667) being the earliest known writer in English to have done so.
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"How Bizarre" is a hit single written and recorded by New Zealand musical group OMC.
Hugo Emil Alfvén (May 1, 1872May 8, 1960) was a Swedish composer, conductor, violinist, and painter.
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"I Touch Myself" is a song written and recorded by the Australian rock band Divinyls.
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"I'll Be Gone" or "Some Day I'll Have Money" is a song by Australian progressive rock group Spectrum released as their debut single by EMI on Harvest Records in January 1971.
"I'm Too Sexy" is the début song by English group Right Said Fred.
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Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
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"Ice Ice Baby" is a hip hop song written by American rapper Vanilla Ice and DJ Earthquake, professional beat-boxer.
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An infielder is a baseball player stationed at one of four defensive "infield" positions on the baseball field.
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Jana Novotná (born 2 October 1968 in Brno, Czechoslovakia) is a former professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.
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Jean-Joseph Mouret (11 April 1682 in Avignon – 22 December 1738 in Charenton-le-Pont) was a French composer whose dramatic works made him one of the leading exponents of Baroque music in his country.
Jean-Paul-Égide Martini, (August 31, 1741 – February 10, 1816) was a composer of classical music.
Jeremiah Clarke (c. 16741 December 1707) was an English baroque composer and organist.
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James Lawrence Marshall (born December 30, 1937) is a retired American football player who played defensive end for the Cleveland Browns (1960) and the Minnesota Vikings (1961–1979).
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
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James Robert "Jimmy" Glass (born 1 August 1973 in Epsom, Surrey, England) is a former football goalkeeper.
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Johann Pachelbel (baptised September 1, 1653 – buried March 9, 1706) was a German composer, organist and teacher who brought the south German organ tradition to its peak.
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Marie-Joseph Canteloube de Malaret (21 October 18794 November 1957) was a French composer, musicologist, and author best known for his collections of orchestrated folksongs from the Auvergne region, Chants d'Auvergne.
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Juan Carlos Ferrero Donat (born 12 February 1980) is a retired professional tennis player, and a former World No. 1 player, from Spain.
Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet (12 May 184213 August 1912) was a French composer best known for his operas, of which he wrote more than thirty.
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Kevin Tyree Dyson (born June 23, 1975) is a former American football wide receiver of the National Football League and current vice-principal at Stewarts Creek High School in Smyrna, Tennessee.
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"Kung Fu Fighting" is a song written and performed by Carl Douglas and composed and produced by Biddu.
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La Gioconda is an opera in four acts by Amilcare Ponchielli set to an Italian libretto by Arrigo Boito (as Tobia Gorrio), based on Angelo, Tyrant of Padua, a play in prose by Victor Hugo, dating from 1835.
Lakmé is an opera in three acts by Léo Delibes to a French libretto by Edmond Gondinet and Philippe Gille.
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Clément Philibert Léo Delibes (21 February 1836 – 16 January 1891) was a French composer of ballets, operas, and other works for the stage.
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Lipps, Inc. (pronounced like "lip sync") was an R&B/Funk/Disco band from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
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A one-hit wonder is a Top 40 phenomenon: the combination of artist and song that scores big in the music industry with one hit, but is unable to repeat the achievement with another hit.
This list covers songs which were one-hit wonders in Ireland by Irish artists only.
A one-hit wonder is a Top 40 phenomenon; the combination of artist and song that scores huge in the music industry with one single, but is unable to repeat the achievement.
This is a list of artists who have achieved one number-one hit on the UK Singles Chart and no other entry whatsoever on the chart (top 75).
Los del Río ("Those From The River"), also known as The Del Rios, are a Spanish (Andalusian) pop and dance duo which formed in 1962.
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Lou Bega (born David Lubega on 13 April 1975) is a German mambo musician of Italian and Ugandan descent.
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Luigi Rodolfo Boccherini (February 19, 1743 – May 28, 1805) was an Italian classical era composer and cellist whose music retained a courtly and galante style while he matured somewhat apart from the major European musical centers.
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Lysergic acid diethylamide (or or), abbreviated LSD or LSD-25, also known as lysergide (INN) and colloquially as acid, is a psychedelic drug of the ergoline family, well known for its psychological effects - which can include altered thinking processes, closed- and open-eye visuals, synesthesia, an altered sense of time, and spiritual experiences - as well as for its key role in 1960s counterculture.
"Macarena" is a Spanish dance song by Los del Río about a woman of the same name.
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"A Maiden's Prayer" (original Polish title: Op. 4, French) is a composition of Polish composer Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska (1834–1861), which was published in 1856 in Warsaw, and then as a supplement to the Revue et gazette musicale de Paris in 1859.
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Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that is the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
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Marc-Antoine Charpentier (1643 – 24 February 1704) was a French composer of the Baroque era.
Mark Robert Rypien (born October 2, 1962) is a retired professional football player, a quarterback in the National Football League.
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Masterpiece (formerly known as Masterpiece Theatre) is a drama anthology television series produced by WGBH Boston.
Men Without Hats is a Canadian new wave group from Montreal, Quebec.
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Michael Te-Pei Chang (born February 22, 1972) is an American former tennis player.
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"Mickey" is a 1982 song recorded by American singer and choreographer Toni Basil on her debut album Word of Mouth.
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Michael Anthony Jones (born April 15, 1969) is an American football coach and former player in the National Football League (NFL).
Michael Gerard "Mike" Tyson (born June 30, 1966) is an American former professional boxer.
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Mikhail Mikhailovich Ippolitov-Ivanov (Михаи́л Миха́йлович Ипполи́тов-Ива́нов; 28 January 1935) was a Russian composer, conductor and teacher.
The Minnesota Vikings are a professional American football team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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Minor leagues are professional sports leagues which are not regarded as the premier leagues in those sports.
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"Monster Mash" is a 1962 novelty song and the best-known song by Bobby "Boris" Pickett.
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Monty Python (sometimes known as The Pythons) were a British surreal comedy group who created the sketch comedy show Monty Python's Flying Circus, that first aired on the BBC on 5 October 1969.
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Musical Youth is a British reggae band.
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"My Sharona" is the debut single by the Knack.
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The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is a family-owned and -operated business venture that sanctions and governs multiple auto-racing sports events.
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The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is an American history museum and hall of fame, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, and operated by private interests.
The National Hockey League (NHL; Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league composed of 30 member clubs: 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
Gabriele Susanne Kerner (born 24 March 1960), better known by her stage name Nena, is a German singer-songwriter, actress, and comedienne who rose to international fame in 1983 with the New German Wave song "99 Luftballons".
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New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
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Norman Joel Greenbaum (born November 20, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter.
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Pachelbel's Canon is the name commonly given to a canon by the German Baroque composer Johann Pachelbel in his Canon and Gigue for 3 violins and basso continuo (German: Kanon und Gigue für 3 Violinen mit Generalbaß) (PWC 37, T. 337, PC 358), sometimes referred to as Canon and Gigue in D or simply Canon in D. Neither the date nor the circumstances of its composition are known, and the oldest surviving manuscript copy of the piece dates from the 19th century.
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"Pass the Dutchie" is a song by the English reggae band Musical Youth, taken from their debut studio album, The Youth of Today (1982).
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Patrick Hernández (born 6 April 1949 in Le Blanc-Mesnil, Seine-Saint-Denis) is a French singer who had a worldwide hit with "Born to Be Alive" in 1979.
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Paul Abraham Dukas (1 October 1865 – 17 May 1935) was a French composer, critic, scholar and teacher.
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Paul Garnet Henderson (born January 28, 1943) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player.
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Philip Arnold Heseltine (30 October 189417 December 1930), known by the pseudonym Peter Warlock, was a British composer and music critic.
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Petr Korda (born 23 January 1968) is a Czech former professional tennis player.
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Pietro Antonio Stefano Mascagni (7 December 1863 – 2 August 1945) was an Italian composer most noted for his operas.
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Placekicker, or simply kicker (PK or K), is the player in American and Canadian football who is responsible for the kicking duties of field goals and extra points.
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"" (literally "The pleasure of love") is a classical French love song written in 1784 by Jean-Paul-Égide Martini (1741–1816); it took its text from a poem by Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian (1755–1794), which appears in his novel Célestine.
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The Prince of Denmark's March (Jørgens March), commonly called the Trumpet Voluntary, is a musical composition (a march) written ca.
A psychoactive drug, psychopharmaceutical, or psychotropic is a chemical substance that changes brain function and results in alterations in perception, mood, or consciousness.
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Recurrent rotation refers to a group of songs still frequently aired on a contemporary hit radio station even several months or even years after the initial debut.
Reinhold Moritzevich Glière (Russian: Рейнгольд Морицевич Глиэр / Reingol'd Moritzevich Glier; born Reinhold Ernest Glier, which was later converted for standardization purposes; 23 June 1956) was a Russian composer of German-Polish ancestry.
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Remo Giazotto (September 4, 1910, Rome – August 26, 1998, Pisa) was an Italian musicologist, music critic, and composer, mostly known through his systematic catalogue of the works of Tomaso Albinoni.
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Richard Stewart Addinsell (13 January 190414 November 1977) was a British composer, best known for film music, primarily his Warsaw Concerto, composed for the 1941 film Dangerous Moonlight (also known under the later title Suicide Squadron).
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"Rico Suave" is a 1990 single by Ecuadorian rapper and singer Gerardo.
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Right Said Fred are an English band based in London and formed by brothers Fred and Richard Fairbrass in 1989.
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"Rockin' Robin" is a song written by Leon René under the pseudonym of Jimmie Thomas and recorded by Bobby Day in 1958.
The "Sabre Dance" (Սուսերով պար, Suserov par; Танец с саблями, Tanets s sablyami) is a movement in the final act of Aram Khachaturian's ballet Gayane (1942), "where the dancers display their skill with sabres." It is Khachaturian's best known and most recognizable work.
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Samuel Osmond Barber II (March 9, 1910 – January 23, 1981) was an American composer of orchestral, opera, choral, and piano music.
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The San Francisco 49ers are a professional American football team located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Scott Allan Norwood (born July 17, 1960) is a former American football placekicker in the NFL who played for the Buffalo Bills.
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Shocking Blue were a Dutch rock band from The Hague, the Netherlands, formed in 1967.
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A signature song is the one song (or, in some cases, one of a few songs) that a popular and well-established recording artist or band is most closely identified with or best known for, even if they have had success with a variety of other songs.
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"Slice of Heaven" is a single by New Zealand singer/songwriter Dave Dobbyn with the band Herbs, released in 1986 on the soundtrack of the animated motion picture, Footrot Flats: The Dog's Tail Tale.
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Soft Cell are an English synthpop duo who came to prominence in the early 1980s, consisting of vocalist Marc Almond and instrumentalist David Ball.
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The software industry includes businesses for development, maintenance and publication of software that are using different business models, mainly either "license/maintenance based" (on-premises) or "Cloud based" (such as SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, MaaS, AaaS, etc.). The industry also includes software services, such as training, documentation, consulting and Data recovery.
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Spectrum are an Australian progressive rock band which formed in April 1969 and broke up in April 1973.
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"Spirit in the Sky" is a song written and originally recorded by Norman Greenbaum and released in late 1969.
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Splodgenessabounds are an English punk rock band formed in Queens Road, Peckham, South London.
"Sugar, Sugar" is a pop song written by Jeff Barry and Andy Kim.
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In the entertainment industry, a summer hit is a song that is released and peaks in its popularity during summer and often later quickly fades away.
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The Summit Series, or Super Series (in Russian Суперсерия СССР — Канада), known at the time simply as the Canada–USSR Series, was an eight-game series of ice hockey between the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics and Canada, held in September 1972.
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Super Bowl XLII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion New York Giants and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion New England Patriots to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 2007 season.
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Super Bowl XXII was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins and American Football Conference (AFC) champion Denver Broncos to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1987 season.
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Super Bowl XXV was an American football game between the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Buffalo Bills and the National Football Conference (NFC) champion New York Giants to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1990 season.
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Super Bowl XXVI was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion Washington Redskins and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Buffalo Bills to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1991 season.
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Super Bowl XXXIV was an American football game between the National Football Conference (NFC) champion St. Louis Rams and the American Football Conference (AFC) champion Tennessee Titans to decide the National Football League (NFL) champion for the 1999 season.
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Survivor is an American rock band formed in Chicago in 1978 by Jim Peterik.
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"Tainted Love" is a song composed by Ed Cobb, formerly of American group The Four Preps, which was originally recorded by Gloria Jones in 1964.
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"Take On Me" is a song by Norwegian synthpop band A-ha.
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Marc-Antoine Charpentier composed his grand polyphonic motet Te Deum (H. 146) in D major probably between 1688 and 1698, during his stay at the Jesuit Church of Saint-Louis in Paris, where he held the position of musical director.
"Teenage Dirtbag" is a song and debut single by American alternative rock group Wheatus.
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Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska (1829/1834 – 29 September 1861) was a Polish composer.
That Thing You Do! is a 1996 American musical comedy drama film written, directed by, and co-starring Tom Hanks.
The Archies was an American fictional garage band founded by Archie Andrews, Reggie Mantle, and Jughead Jones, a group of adolescent characters of the Archie universe, in the context of the animated TV series, The Archie Show.
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The Buggles were a British new wave performing and record production duo consisting of Trevor Horn and Geoff Downes.
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The Football League is a league competition featuring professional association football clubs from England and Wales.
The Knack was an American rock quartet based in Los Angeles that rose to fame with their first single, "My Sharona", an international number-one hit in 1979.
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The Mock Turtles are a Manchester based indie rock band, formed in Middleton, Greater Manchester in 1985, who enjoyed some success in the early 1990s.
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"The Safety Dance" is a song written and recorded by Canadian new wave band Men Without Hats.
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The Swingers were a New Zealand rock band.
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The Vapors were an English new wave and power pop band, that existed between 1979 and 1982.
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Karl Thomas Conny Johansson (born 24 March 1975), commonly known as Thomas Johansson, is a former Swedish tennis grand slam champion.
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Timothy LaRay Smith (born January 21, 1964 in Hobbs, New Mexico) is a former professional American football player who was a running back for the Washington Redskins and the Dallas Cowboys.
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Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (8 June 1671 – 17 January 1751) was an Italian Baroque composer.
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Antonia Christina Basilotta (born September 22, 1943), better known by her stage name Toni Basil, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, filmmaker, film director, choreographer, and dancer, best known for her multi-million selling worldwide No. 1 hit "Mickey" from 1982.
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"Tubthumping", sometimes incorrectly referred to by its prominent lyric "I Get Knocked Down", is a song released by the British anarcho-punk band Chumbawamba on 11 August 1997.
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"Turning Japanese" is a song released by English band the Vapors, from their album New Clear Days, and the song for which they are best known.
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The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
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Robert Matthew Van Winkle (born October 31, 1967), better known by his stage name, Vanilla Ice, is an American rapper, actor and television host.
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"Venus" is a 1969 song written by Robbie van Leeuwen.
VH1 (stylized as Vl+1, sometimes as VH-1 and originally an initialism of Video Hits One) is an American cable television network based in New York City that is owned by Viacom Music and Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom.
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"Video Killed the Radio Star" is a song written by Trevor Horn, Geoff Downes and Bruce Woolley in 1978.
Vittorio Monti (6 January 186820 June 1922) was an Italian composer, violinist, mandolinist and conductor.
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Vox Records is a budget classical record label.
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In baseball, a walk-off home run is a home run that ends the game.
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The Washington Redskins are a professional American football team located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Wheatus is an American rock group from Northport, New York, formed in 1995.
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"Who Let the Dogs Out?" is a song performed by Bahamian group Baha Men, released as a single on 26 July 2000.
A wide receiver is an offensive position in American and Canadian football, and is the key player in most of the passing plays.
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Wide Right was sportscaster Al Michaels' description of kicker Scott Norwood's missed 47-yard field goal attempt at the end of Super Bowl XXV on January 27, 1991.
William "Bill" Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, singer, author, producer, director, spokesman, and comedian.
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The 1960 World Series was played between the Pittsburgh Pirates of the National League (NL) and the New York Yankees of the American League (AL) from October 5 to 13, 1960.
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The 1986 World Series pitted the National League champions New York Mets against the American League champions Boston Red Sox.
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The 1998–99 season was the 119th season of competitive football in England.
20 to 1 was an Australian television series on the Nine Network from 2005-2011, hosted by Bert Newton that counts down an undefined "top 20" of elements or events of popular culture, such as films, songs, sporting scandals.
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The 2003 US Open was held between August 25 – September 7, 2003.
"99 Luftballons" (German Neunundneunzig Luftballons, "99 air balloons") is an anti-war protest song by the German band Nena from their 1983 self-titled album.
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