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Top-ten one-hit wonders

Music is studded with meteors: the one-hit wonders, artists that shone with one hit singles, but ended their careers in the darkness. Here are 10 songs that made the (short) story of their singers.

4 Non Blondes – What’s Up (Bigger, Better, Faster, More, 1992)playlist LifeGate

 

The La’s – There She Goes (The La’s, 1990)
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The Knack – My Sharona (Get the Knack1979)playlist LifeGate

 

Crash Test Dummies – Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm (God Shuffled His Feet1993)playlist LifeGate

 

Scott McKenzie – San Francisco (San Francisco, 1974)playlist LifeGate

 

Edie Brickell & New Bohemians – What I Am (Shooting Rubberbands at the Stars,  1988)playlist LifeGate

 

The Kingsmen – Louie Louie (1963)playlist LifeGate

 

Shivaree – Goodnight Moon (I Oughtta Give You a Shot in the Head for Making Me Live in this Dump, 1999)
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Yael Naim – New Soul (Yael Naim, 2008)

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The Connels – 74-75 (Ring, 1993)playlist LifeGate

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