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The Gap Band

The Gap Band was a funk and soul group, the three-piece being known for hits such as "Outstanding" and "You Dropped a Bomb on Me".Their first major hit was a snazzy rnb tune called "Shake". Just prior to the completion of their first major album, bringing them under the wing of Mercury, musician Charlie Wilson ran the song by his brothers Robert and Ronnie, thinking that they might ridicule the lyrics. His brothers loved it though, and the 1979 song ended up being a popular single in numerous clubs Read more on Last.fm

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1You Dropped A Bomb On Me
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2Outstanding
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3Yearning For Your Love
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4Early In The Morning
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5Burn Rubber On Me (Why You Wanna Hurt Me)
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6Outstanding - Original 12" Mix
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7Oops Upside Your Head
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8Shake
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9Party Train
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10Humpin'
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