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    Top 5 Kinks Songs

    5. Apeman
    4. You Really Got Me
    3. I'm Not Like Everybody Else
    2. Days
    1. Waterloo Sunset


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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    Quote Originally Posted by MeanDean View Post
    5. Apeman
    4. You Really Got Me
    3. I'm Not Like Everybody Else
    2. Days
    1. Waterloo Sunset

    Strangers
    Powerman
    This Time Tomorrow
    Lola
    Apeman

    no particular order

    I keep the Lola vs. Powerman album in my disc changer pretty much all the time. seriously, it doesn't get much better than this



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    5. "You Really Got Me"
    4. "The Village Green Preservation Society"
    3. "Waterloo Sunset"
    2. "This Time Tomorrow"
    1. "Shangri-La"



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    I can't believe I forgot "Victoria". I'd probably put it 4th or 5th and bump Apeman.


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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    VictoriaI'm Not Like Everbody Else
    All of My Friends were There
    Alcohol
    Sweet Lady Genevieve


    5 is not enough.



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    1. Better Things
    2. Picture Book
    3. Strangers
    4. The Village Green Preservation Society
    5. You Really Got Me


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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    1. Lola
    2. Halloway Jail
    3. Acute Schizophrenia Paranoia Blues
    4. Here Come the People in Gray
    5. Sunny Afternoon



    Honorable Mention to: Come Dancing and Low Budget.


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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    I would throw "come dancing" in there too. You may make fun of me if you feel the need.



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    Destroyer



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    I also strongly considered Stop Your Sobbing and Nothin' In The World Could Stop Me Worryin' Bout That Girl.


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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    Not trying to be (too) snarky, but was anyone else as surprised as I to learn that The Kinks had five (or more) songs to be ranked?



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    Going WAY BACK for this one for no other reason than I myself go WAY BACK.


    Edit: I have a Kinks LP that is so old that it is monophonic (aka "mono" back in the day) and not stereo.




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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    1. Lola
    2. Father Christmas
    3. Celluloid Heroes
    4. Destroyer
    5. You Really Got Me.

    Honorable mentions: Where have all the good times gone, All day and all of the night, Low budget. Love the Kinks



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    Re: Top 5 Kinks Songs

    Quote Originally Posted by klamath632 View Post
    Not trying to be (too) snarky, but was anyone else as surprised as I to learn that The Kinks had five (or more) songs to be ranked?
    Not suprised to see this response. The Kinks are one of the most underappriciated bands in rock history. It took me a while to grow into them.


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