Aug172018

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 Design2:51
5Giddy Giddy1:90
6What The Hell Is It This Time?2:43
7Unaware2:34
8Hippopotamus2:28
9Bummer2:38
10I Wish You Were Fun2:44
11So Tell Me Mrs. Lincoln Aside From That How Was the Play?2:41
12When You're a French Director1:66
13The Amazing Mr. Repeat1:79
14A Little Bit Like Fun2:38
15Life With the Macbeths2:53

Top Tracks

# Title Plays
1This Town Ain't Big Enough For Both Of Us
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2Amateur Hour
185372
3Here In Heaven
115015
4Falling In Love With Myself Again
107245
5Thank God It's Not Christmas
105090
6Angst In My Pants
102285
7Talent Is An Asset
97277
8Beat the Clock
94409
9Tryouts For The Human Race
90814
10Complaints
79031