Feb292020

Sparks

Sparks are an American rock and pop music band formed in Los Angeles in 1970 by brothers Ron Mael (keyboards) and Russell Mael (vocals), initially under the name Halfnelson. Best known for their quirky approach to song writing, Sparks' music is often accompanied by cutting and acerbic lyrics, and an idiosyncratic stage presence, typified in the contrast between Russell's wide-eyed hyperactive frontman antics and Ron's sedentary scowling. The band's long career has seen them successfully adopt many different musical genres; including glam pop Read more on Last.fm

Track: I Wish You Were Fun

Album: Hippopotamus

Track Listing:

1Probably Nothing:81
2Missionary Position2:58
3Edith Piaf (Said It Better Than Me)2:72
4Scandinavian Design2:50
5Giddy Giddy1:90
6What The Hell Is It This Time?2:43
7Unaware2:34
8Hippopotamus2:27
9Bummer2:38
10I Wish You Were Fun2:44
11So Tell Me Mrs. Lincoln Aside From That How Was the Play?2:40
12When You're a French Director1:65
13The Amazing Mr. Repeat1:79
14A Little Bit Like Fun2:37
15Life With the Macbeths2:52

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
568561
2Amateur Hour
201882
3Here In Heaven
125112
4Angst In My Pants
121886
5Falling In Love With Myself Again
117180
6Thank God It's Not Christmas
114154
7Tryouts For The Human Race
105522
8Talent Is An Asset
104939
9The Number One Song In Heaven
104723
10Beat the Clock
102949