Tainted Love

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Hit Songs You Probably Didn’t Know Were Covers

Some songs are just so catchy (or annoying) that they stick with us forever and are forever linked with the artists who sing them. But sometimes an artist’s best known song was actually performed by […]

03/11/2014

Soft Cell - "Tainted Love" (Sire, 1982)

One-Hit Wonders: Soft Cell’s “Tainted Love”

Born of a friendship formed at Leeds Art College, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Soft Cell[/lastfm] was a project for which Marc Almond and David Ball had less-than-top-ten expectations. Imagine their surprise when “Tainted Love” hit the top of the […]

02/15/2012

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