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    Top 5 Genesis Songs

    5. The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
    4. Mama
    3. Misunderstanding
    2. Turn It On Again
    1. Abacab


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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    Good list but "Tonight, tonight, tonight" would be on my list as #5.



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    SUPPER'S READY




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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    This should be merged with the "things that make you feel old" thread...



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    No son of mine? :P
    Are we talking Phil Collins Genesis or Peter Gabriele Genesis?



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    Bad song...great video:

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_61hzuGGJX0"]Genesis - Illegal Alien (1983) - YouTube[/ame]


    Last edited by cyfanatic; 05-22-2012 at 09:55 AM.

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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    I'm not anticipating a lot of responses to this thread


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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    I Can't Dance has to be in there.



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    who could forget the all-time genesis classics like 'hold on my heart', 'ripples', or 'whodunnit'.......

    no top 5 list is legit with out these being in there....


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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    It's weird because I'm not a big Phil Collins fan, but there are a number of good genesis songs from when he was in the band like Man on the Corner, Tonight, Tonight, Tonight..Land of Confusion, No Son of Mine, Home by the Sea, That's All, Abacab, Misunderstanding.


    Phil Collins' Genesis was way more marketable to the masses, but Peter Gabriel's Genesis from the 70s was not bad at all either. Totally different though. I love when bands are like this. Fleetwood Mac is just like this, although Fleetwood Mac before Stevie Nicks was still really good. The progressive Genesis is harder to get into, but songs like The Knife and Back in NYC are not bad at all.



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    This reminds me of the top 5 most sensuous kisses thread from awhile back.



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    There are none.



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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    I'm not anticipating a lot of responses to this thread
    No, that would be a Nickelback thread

    1. Abacab
    2. Abacab
    3. Abacab
    4. Abacab
    5. Abacab

    Just missed the cut, Turn it on Again


    Last edited by Fishhead; 05-22-2012 at 12:19 PM. Reason: spelling

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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    Quote Originally Posted by Fishhead View Post
    No, that would be a Nickelback thread

    1. Abacab
    2. Abacab
    3. Abacab
    4. Abacab
    5. Abacab

    Just missed the cut, Turn it on Again
    I had to look this song up. It didnt sound familiar and not particularly great on first blush.

    Genesis, Invisible Touch and We cant Dance are all pretty good. No idea on top 5. Love the land of confusion video though.


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    Re: Top 5 Genesis Songs

    Mixing in some Phil Collins with the Genesis, but some good ones not listed so far:

    Jesus He Knows Me
    Domino
    I Wish It Would Rain Down
    Just A Job To Do



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