The W
Views: 145972821
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
16.9.12 1154
The 7 - Music - I need a song suggestion
This thread has 1 referral leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(932 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Post (18 total)
Guru Zim
SQL Dejection
Level: 147

Posts: 4951/6171
EXP: 39052387
For next: 385808

Since: 9.12.01
From: Bay City, OR

Since last post: 20 days
Last activity: 20 days
#1 Posted on 12.9.08 1358.29
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1359.01
...and I need it now.

I have to have a song like "Put me in coach, I'm ready to play" to use as part of a presentation for a YMCA fundraiser. There will be pictures of children playing over this.

This song was used last year, so we can't use it.

Themes are: Sportsmanship, children, fun, happy, etc.

The Song YMCA is out.

Due: immediately.

Promote this thread!
Boudin blanc
Level: 97

Posts: 1276/2335
EXP: 9047660
For next: 269698

Since: 7.2.02

Since last post: 67 days
Last activity: 63 days
#2 Posted on 12.9.08 1451.34
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1453.34
Bishop Allen's "Click Click Click Click" sounds like it could be an ad for Kodak - but, aside from fun and happy, it doesn't really meet your other standards.

Here's the song...

That's the only song that really stood out for me - and my life is so un-child oriented that I don't know what else would work. I have some world music that also might do, but that's about all I can think of...

(edited by Leroy on 12.9.08 1253)
Cherries > Peaches
Level: 93

Posts: 1510/2137
EXP: 7812894
For next: 239946

Since: 1.8.02
From: Phoenix-ish

Since last post: 27 days
Last activity: 7 days
#3 Posted on 12.9.08 1451.58
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1459.01
Not coming up with anything great, but maybe if you're stuck ...
Queen: "You're My Best Friend", maybe mixed with "We are the Champions" or "We Will Rock You" as canonical sports anthems.
Big Brother
Level: 230

Posts: 10341/17397
EXP: 184852263
For next: 2492944

Since: 9.12.01
From: ミネアポリス

Since last post: 5 days
Last activity: 5 days
#4 Posted on 12.9.08 1519.41
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1519.50
Vengaboys "We Like to Party"
James Brown "Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud)"
Tim & Eric "Sports"
Sting "Children's Crusade"

(I'm so very sorry)
Level: 135

Posts: 3003/5065
EXP: 28985384
For next: 349697

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 1916 days
Last activity: 1883 days
#5 Posted on 12.9.08 1541.50
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1543.38

me and julio down by the schoolyard

rock and roll part ii (hoping people dont know the darker connection to the song)
Brian P. Dermody
Level: 72

Posts: 1152/1205
EXP: 3294927
For next: 28851

Since: 20.9.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 2726 days
Last activity: 2149 days
#6 Posted on 12.9.08 1636.36
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1636.47
"Kids in America"

The Muffs cover version, due to greater amounts of rocking
Mr Heel II
Lap cheong
Level: 81

Posts: 966/1559
EXP: 4928885
For next: 63985

Since: 25.2.02

Since last post: 236 days
Last activity: 10 hours
#7 Posted on 12.9.08 1637.46
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1638.28
Dire Straits "Walk of Life"?
Super Shane Spear
Level: 87

Posts: 1387/1839
EXP: 6341508
For next: 51291

Since: 2.1.02
From: Sector 7 Slums

Since last post: 3380 days
Last activity: 3380 days
#8 Posted on 12.9.08 1924.55
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1928.00
The Apples in Stereo - Energy

This song will cause diabetes.

Eddie Famous
Level: 95

Posts: 1829/2221
EXP: 8430688
For next: 237950

Since: 11.12.01
From: Catlin IL

Since last post: 965 days
Last activity: 506 days
#9 Posted on 12.9.08 1931.44
Reposted on: 12.9.15 1932.12
What's that song "Hey now, you're an all-star..."

Walking on Sunshine

Ac/Dcs Thunderstruck?

"Still the One" by Orleans?

Alyssa Milano's "Teen Steam"? (ok lets see who remembers that one)

Mr. Boffo
Level: 120

Posts: 2541/3844
EXP: 19043349
For next: 443878

Since: 24.3.02
From: Oshkosh, WI

Since last post: 2240 days
Last activity: 2201 days
#10 Posted on 12.9.08 2131.36
Reposted on: 12.9.15 2131.53
    Originally posted by Eddie Famous
    What's that song "Hey now, you're an all-star..."

"All-Star" by Smashmouth
Downtown Bookie
Level: 56

Posts: 482/653
EXP: 1331871
For next: 66314

Since: 7.4.02
From: USA

Since last post: 796 days
Last activity: 486 days
#11 Posted on 13.9.08 0044.59
Reposted on: 13.9.15 0050.00
Clint Holmes "Playground in My Mind". No sportsmanship, but it's got children, fun, and happy pretty well covered.

(edited by Downtown Bookie on 13.9.08 0046)
Level: 92

Posts: 954/2118
EXP: 7537754
For next: 219213

Since: 3.5.03
From: Georgia bred, you can tell by my Hawk jersey

Since last post: 1302 days
Last activity: 406 days
#12 Posted on 13.9.08 0108.18
Reposted on: 13.9.15 0109.00
Lil' Bow Wow, Lil' Zane, Lil' Wayne & Sammie - Hardball (this song is from back when all these guys were still actually little)

Bambee - Bumble Bee

Blackstreet, Mya, Ma$e & Blinky Blink - Take Me There

Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life (if you can ignore the lyrics, like seemingly everyone does, it's a very happy sounding song)

Aqua - Happy Boys & Girls

- StingArmy
The Goon
Level: 100

Posts: 1872/2518
EXP: 10160205
For next: 194227

Since: 2.1.02
From: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Since last post: 371 days
Last activity: 318 days
#13 Posted on 13.9.08 0741.48
Reposted on: 13.9.15 0742.51
Whitney Houston - The Greatest Love of All

Okay, seriously:

Great Big Sea - Ordinary Day
Level: 63

Posts: 733/877
EXP: 2081639
For next: 15524

Since: 13.2.02
From: Back in the Heart of Hali

Since last post: 323 days
Last activity: 44 days
#14 Posted on 13.9.08 2010.56
Reposted on: 13.9.15 2011.00

I swear to ye gods there's been at least one commercial out here with that song in it for the last decade. I loves me some GBS, but enough is enough.

(I'm guessing it hasn't been quite so overexposed in Oregon, so Guru, fill yer boots, great track, etc.)

My vote would go to Dylan's "Forever Young".
Level: 130

Posts: 875/4629
EXP: 25370010
For next: 360636

Since: 10.12.01
From: #yqr

Since last post: 17 days
Last activity: 12 hours
#15 Posted on 13.9.08 2244.12
Reposted on: 13.9.15 2244.54
Level: 134

Posts: 3115/5007
EXP: 28114710
For next: 472338

Since: 20.6.02

Since last post: 1659 days
Last activity: 1653 days
#16 Posted on 14.9.08 1340.40
Reposted on: 14.9.15 1341.53
Adam Gregory - Get It On

(edited by Oliver on 14.9.08 1243)
Guru Zim
SQL Dejection
Level: 147

Posts: 4955/6171
EXP: 39052387
For next: 385808

Since: 9.12.01
From: Bay City, OR

Since last post: 20 days
Last activity: 20 days
#17 Posted on 14.9.08 2039.29
Reposted on: 14.9.15 2045.27
I went with "Linus & Lucy" off of the Joe Cool's blues by Wynton Marsalis. If you are unfamiliar with the song, it's a jazz version of what you would call the Peanuts theme.
As young as
he feels
Level: 119

Posts: 2922/3764
EXP: 18600482
For next: 328864

Since: 11.12.01
From: China, Maine

Since last post: 12 days
Last activity: 3 hours
#18 Posted on 17.9.08 0722.39
Reposted on: 17.9.15 0723.31
    Originally posted by Guru Zim
    I went with "Linus & Lucy" off of the Joe Cool's blues by Wynton Marsalis. If you are unfamiliar with the song, it's a jazz version of what you would call the Peanuts theme.

So, you're saying you ignored all this advice and went out on your own? Good for you, Aaron!
Thread ahead: Travis Barker and DJ AM escape death in firey plane crash
Next thread: Norman Whitfield
Previous thread: Richard Wright
(932 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The 7 - Music - I need a song suggestionRegister and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

©2001-2019 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.178 seconds.