EVERY BILLBOARD HOT 100 SINGLE 1970: #364: “CANDIDA”- DAWN — slicethelife (reblog)

Every Billboard Hot 100 Single 1970: #364: “Candida” -Dawn. The highest debuting single the week of July 25, 1970. Single: “Candida”- Dawn Record Company- Bell Genre: Pop Written by Toni Wine and Irwin Levine Time: 2:52 B-side: “Look At” Album- Candida Grade: B Peaked at #3 18 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. The first hit […]

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***Great post. 1970 was such a memorable year for me and the world. So called ‘pop music’ never seemed so good. The sexy 60s were over and the cynical 70s had begun. There were still ‘properly’ constructed songs around then, a lot of quality amid the not so good. Dawn had a way of making great hits.

Haiku: New Dawn

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These days of darkness
A single light leads the way
A new dawn breaking

copyright Francis Barker 2020

Haiku: ‘Dawn of the Age’

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Darkest before dawn
Coldest as the sun rises
Signs of the New Day

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Tanka: Cool at Dawn

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Awake at half three
in the night’s listless silence
Birdsong greets the light
of imperceptible dawn
into the fresh cooling room

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