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70s Music

All you need to know about 70s music, including info on Seventies songs, albums, and artists, from Oldies at About.com.
  1. 70s Pop (19)
  2. 70s R&B (16)
  3. Disco (12)
  4. Other 70s Music (8)
  5. Philly Soul (8)
  6. Singer-Songwriters (7)
  7. Soft Rock (8)
  8. Top 10 Oldies 1970-1979 (10)

Playlist: Songs for Cheaters
Songs and music about cheating, affairs, and other illicit romances - a playlist of tunes about extramarital liasons and the toll they take on those involved. Written and compiled by your Oldies Guide at About.com.

Solid Gold Spotlight: I Want You Back
The history and story behind the Jackson 5 song "I Want You Back," including charts, session info, trivia, and more, from your Oldies Guide at About.com.

Profile: The Stylistics
The Stylistics were the vocal group most responsible for popularizing "Philly Soul," that early-Seventies brand of heavily orchestrated R&B that paved the way for disco. Their forte lay mostly in ballads, however, classic gold like "Break Up To Make Up," "Betcha By Golly, Wow," and "You Are Everything." This Stylistics profile is the latest in a series on music's most popular artists of the rock and roll oldies era, written and compiled by your oldies Guide here at About.com.

Profile: Chic
All about Chic, the disco powerhouse that redefined '70s disco with hugs smashes like "Le Freak" and "I Want Your Love" and jumpstarted hip-hop with "Good Times." This Chic profile is the latest in a series on music's most popular artists of the oldies era, written and compiled by your oldies Guide here at About.com.

Profile: Dr. John
All about Dr. John, the Night Tripper responsible for '70s funk and classic r&b hits like "Right Place Wrong Time," "Such A Night," and "Iko Iko." This Dr. John profile is the latest in a series on music's most popular artists of the oldies era, written and compiled by your oldies Guide here at About.com.

Spotlight on: Electric Light Orchestra (ELO)
The history of Electric Light Orchestra (ELO), the 70s band that merged classical music and Beatles-style pop with AM hits like "Evil Woman," "Livin' Thing," and "Telephone Line." This Electric Light Orchestra profile, which includes music, history, and trivia, is one of a series written and compiled by your oldies Guide at About.com.

What Is Swamp Rock Music?
A basic guide to Swamp Rock music, its best and most popular artists, singers, and songs, and a history of how the style fits into other areas of popular music. From the Oldies music guide at About.com.

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