The Best of the Music History of Western Songs

Video Web Link                                                             Song Name                 Artist Year                      Style

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ExWsVFJlFo                                 Never Let You Go                      Justin Bieber  (2008)              Contemporary R & B

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iT3ufTZJE2A                                   Your Body Is A Wonderland        John Mayer  (2002)                Contemporary Jazz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ec0ZbevW2do                    Your Body Is A Wonderland  (w/lyrics)      John Mayer  (2002)                Contemporary Jazz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tO4dxvguQDk                                  Don't Know Why                       Norah Jones (2002)                 Light Jazz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8REuKevNDxk                           
Don't Know Why  (w/lyrics)             Norah Jones (2002)                 Light Jazz

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YaItPjWo7Ks                                  The Power Of Love                     Celine' Dion (1997)             Contemporary Romance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9BHoj8uFdr8                             
The Power Of Love  (w/lyrics)           Celine' Dion (1997)             Contemporary Romance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fndeDfaWCg                                  Want It That Way                Backstreet Boys (1996 - 1997)       Rhythm & Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EylafK1IwHE                         
Want It That Way  (w/lyrics)          Backstreet Boys (1996 - 1997)       Rhythm & Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzDUi_L6MzA                                Tennessee Waltz                 Bonnie Raitt & Norah Jones           Slow Country Love Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jg8tBNKNgLk                    Tennessee Waltz  (w/lyrics)               Bonnie Raitt & Norah Jones           Slow Country Love Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Srb5F5b2orI               My Heart Will Go On (Titanic theme song)        Celine' Dion (1997)                  Movie Theme Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiy9YB1coMw              My Heart Will Go On (with lyrics)                     Celine' Dion (1997)                 Movie Theme Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1wpWCvcNGg&NR=1           As Long As You Love Me                Backstreet Boys (1996 - 1997)       Rhythm & Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5SSy5yeA5eo                 As Long As You Love Me  (w/lyrics)       Backstreet Boys (1996 - 1997)       Rhythm & Blues

http://youtu.be/VmZqF1S78uo                                                  Have a Talk With God (w/lyrics)          Stevie Wonder  (1996)                Soul R & B

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0hiUuL5uTKc                                  This Is How You Do It              Montel Jordan (1995)                  Hip Hop Rap

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVi8bJFIac8                                 This Is How You Do It w/lyrics        Montel Jordan (1995)              Hip Hop Rap

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZozHMWfY2fU                               Because of The Night                   Corona  (1994)                       Rave Music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_M9u2umZ34U                         Rhythm of the Night  (w/lyrics)           Corona  (1994)                      Rave Music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0OUvQnJYkc                                         Whip It (long version)             Dazz Band  (1994)                 R & B Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZyKVh9Q6Ds                               Whip It   (w/lyrics)                      Dazz Band  (1994)                 R & B Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rxnePsPIQQU                                   Don't Rock The Jukebox            Alan Jackson  (1991)             Pure Country

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMPB_Gd_0Xw                    Don't Rock The Jukebox  (w/lyrics)          Alan Jackson  (1991)             Pure Country

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c1zJzr-kWsI                                         Coat of Many Colors              Dolly Pardon (1991)               Country Folk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7I_9MMcWvk                                 Coat of Many Colors (w/lyrics)      Dolly Pardon (1991)               Country Folk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D010hCZAX14                 Where Does My Heart Beat Now! (w/lyrics)     Celine' Dion (1991)                 Slow Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hsKSWv0r6yE                           Something To Talk About  (live)             Bonnie Raitt  (1990)             Country Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oQ39ASplNV4                           Something to Talk About w(lyrics)         Bonnie Raitt                       Country Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLaCAfBbqng                       Miss You Like Crazy  w/Lyrics)                Natalie Cole  (1989)              Romantic Soul

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m50p-XScreM                      We Didn't Start The Fire (wlyrics)            Billy Joel (1989)                Classic Contemporary Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lMNw_-yUm_0                                   All My Ex's Live In Texas           George Strait (1988)             Honky Tong Music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jk7uXaNuWNE                     All My Ex's Live In Texas  (w/lyrics)         George Strait (1988)             Honky Tong Music

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cDLZqe735k                                    It's My Prerogative                     Bobby Brown (1988)             Disco  Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-tZFk9LJK4                        It's My Prerogative   (w/lyrics)                  Bobby Brown (1988)             Disco  Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXsmGSnq3lE                          Living On A Prayer  (w/lyrics)              Bon Jovi (1986 -1987)           Heavy Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ                                 Never Gonna Give You               Up Rick Astely (1987)          Classic Disco

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_SZt8AinsIE                         
Never Gonna Give You   (w/lyrics)            Up Rick Astely (1987)          Classic Disco

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTdxdr9pNnw&NR=1                          Mr. Telephone Man                    New Edition (1985)               Easy listening Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ew-F67sTjE0                           
Mr. Telephone Man (w/lyrics)               New Edition (1985)               Easy listening Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=38b3RVg7Jpo                                    40 Hour Week                           Alabama   (1985)                 Country

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x5e-ew0BXY                         
40 Hour Week  (w/lyrics)                      Alabama   (1985)                 Country

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZUq6N7Gx1c                                  Cool It Now                               New Edition (1984)               Soul Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PWh6a9dqR2I                                  
Cool It Now  (w/lyrics)                New Edition (1984)               Soul Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PGdWmexwJok                                 The Fireman                             George Strait (1984)             Honky Tong Country

http://youtu.be/wQ9Lh1gn5lc                                                            The Fireman   (w/lyrics)                 George Strait (1984)             Honky Tong Country
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s09LuDYX12g                                     Cherish                                   Kool and The Gang  (1984)   Classic Soul

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GpJSJNJ26Rw                            
Cherish  (w/lyrics)                            Kool and The Gang  (1984)   Classic Soul
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-U_fFFmLDw                 There Ain't No Gettin Over Me (w/lyrics)         Ronnie Milsap (1983)            Country Love
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mO0-n7Ot0_o       I wouldn't Have Missed It For The World  (w/lyrics)    Ronnie Milsap  (1983)           Country Love
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jUgsmsvSYow                                    She's Strange                         Cameo  (1983)                      Funk Dance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OhNbp6KYISY                                    Lets  Dance                           David Bowie  (1983)               Dance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUwdlENVcYg                         Close Enough To Perfect For Me         Alabama (1982)                    Country Love Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I4s0nzsU1Wg                             Country Boy Can Survive                 Hank Willams Jr. (1982)         Country Ballad

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-3TZiyY9Sk                                        Somebody's Baby                   Jackson Browne (1982)         Contemporary Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cFm2a5vykc                              It's So Nice To Be With You            Shadow Gallery  (1980's)       Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkGG527VxcI                                       I Beileve In Music                   Shadow Gallery (1980's)        Light Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17lkdqoLt44                                You Dropped A Bomb On Me           Gap Band  (1980)                 Dance

This is five groups who were the favorites in the Motown era.                  The Drifters, The Cadillac's,          (1970's 1980's)                     Motown Soul
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkXi-hIdYME                             Temptations and Four Tops Melody

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zu5xfnUz7c0                           You Make My Love Come Down         Patrice Rushen  (1979/80)      R & B Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Amzp7W0RkPA                                   Forget Me Nots                      Patrice Rushen (1979/80)      R & B Dance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbGs8kdf1hw                                      The Gambler                          Kenny Rogers  (1979)           Country
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5ruDqdZn_s                                       Three Times A Lady                The Commodores   (1978)     Romantic Soul
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WsKPPL-j6kE                                      Freak Out                              Chic (1978)                          Classic Disco Dance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Hl0KhJuUEc                                      Strawberry Letter 23                Brothers Johnson  (1977)      White Soul
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I_izvAbhExY                                        Staying Alive                          The Bee Gees (1977)           Disco Dance
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XBw25CrUS-o                                     Jive Talkin'                              Bee Gees (1977)                 Light Disco Dance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGaOlfmX8rQ&NR=1                           We Will Rock You                  Queen  (1976)                      Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7S_gLohI4XE&NR=1                             We Are The Champions           Queen (1976)                      Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8s8SVoQUE6k                                    Just To Be Close To You          The Commodores (1976)       Romantic Soul

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsSVcRYh8dE                                     Old Time Rock N' Roll             Bob Seger (1976)                 Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=62diHTKQ-N8                                 Old Time Rock N' Roll w/lyrics        Bob Seger (1976)                Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-CQk2U0LAE                                      Piano Man                              Billy Joel (1975)                  Slow Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ld1l4Ud7jp8#t=51                                    Fire Lake                             Bob Seger  (1975)                Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zkfkJCyqCBc                                        Piano Man w/lyrics                  Billy Joel  (1975)                 Slow Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tgYuLsudaJQ                                        Do It Again  w/lyrics                Steely Dan (1975)                Contemporary Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vf3ZE7CLg0                                What  Becomes of a Broken Heart   Jimmy Ruffin                        Motown Soul
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFz2WkVAk38                                     Do The Hustle                         Van McCoy (1975)                Disco

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XMIM_5EgTW0                                    Feel Like Makin' Love              Bad Company (1975)              Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9TGj2jrJk8                        Stairway To Heaven (album Version)         Led Zeppelin (1975)                Classic Rock

http://ww
Vr3yQYWQw.youtube.com/watch?v=9Q7                                   Stairway to Heaven (live HD)    Led Zeppelin (1975)                Classic Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dndAXxqJbc0                                        Rock The Boat                       The Hues Corporation (1974)   Disco
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jhUkGIsKvn0                                        Kung Fu Fighting                     Carl Douglas (1974)               Disco
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_utP1mGoutQ                                      I Will Always Love You             Dolly Pardon (1974)               Country Love Song

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XAbY2cmEsS0                                      Turn The Page                       Bob Seger                            Slow (classic) Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cf31Lt4I9S8                                         Golden Lady                           Stevie Wonder  (1973)            Soul

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqOU2ox_tk8                                      Peaceful Easy Feeling             The Eagles (1972 - 1973)        Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCkZWyohP7M                         I Just Want To Make Love To You        Foghat (1972)                        Hard Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfYkhQblYjY                              It's Too Late To Turn Back Now        Cornelius Brothers (1972)        Light Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNF2KNcRm-U                                    I'm Eighteen                           Alice Cooper (1972)                Hard Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvDPYOe-7nI                                        Schools Out                          Alice Cooper (1972)                Heavy Metal
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ss0kFNUP4P4                             I Don't Want To Miss A Thing          Areosmith (1972)                    Hard Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAjzHFfOSa4                                       Heart of Gold                         Neil Young (1971)                   Country Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-wgIht3roA                                L.A. Woman (official HQ video)          The Doors (1971)                    Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lP94PlEtsEQ                          Long Cool Woman In A Black Dress        Hollies  (1971)                      Easy Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kKoRp05L95c                                   Morning Has Broken                    Cat Stevens (1971)                Melodic Hymn (ballad)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbXlFjTTqtk                                          Smoke On The Water            Deep Purple (1971)                  Heavy Metal Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DKbPUzhWeeI                                   Riders On The Storm                Doors (1971)                           Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6XfHvcuCgTk                                        Midnight Rider                 Allman Brothers Band  (1970)         Country Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LjbMVXj0F8                                        Iron man                               Black Babbath  (1970)             Heavy Metal

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2rDp6FnbP0                             Where Do The Children Play           Cat Stevens (1970)                   Folk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPqT031SWT4                                    No Sugar Tonight                   Guess Who (1970)                   Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAdtUDaBfRA                                     Cinnamon Girl                       Neil Young  (1970)                    Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1KtScrqtbc&NR=1                       He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother    Hollies (1969-1970)                  Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfPJJko-FM0                                        These Eyes                          Guess Who (1969)                   Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkMhWQgkZ8c                                     Wedding Bell Blues               5th Dimension (1969)               Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EEEzbFxEbB8                                    Magic Carpet Ride                 Steppenwolf (1968-72)              60/70's Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqiAl84ipIk                                          Get Back                              Beatles (1969) London             English Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dUyTKl815MU                                     Stone Soul Picnic                  5th Dimension (1969)               Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jE80W5xYbTI                                       Voo Doo Child                       Jimi Hendrix (1969)                  Psychedelic Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHTdrPL22-Y                                        See Mee, Feel Me                 The Who (1969)                       Classic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMbATaj7Il8                                         Born To Be WIld                    Steppenwolf  (60's-70's)            Classic Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z0dmPKYJiB8                                     Purple Haze                          Jimi Hendrix (1969)                  Psychedelic Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82CYNj7noic                                        Ohio                     Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young   (1969)        Country Rock
 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F3kImL2gDkI                                       Southern Cross       Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young  (CSNY)        Country Rock 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtkP5gTX6Hc                                       Born To Be Wild                    Steppen Wolf (1968)                 Psychedelic Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MUhf9cnmVLo                                   Sweet Cherry Wine         Tommy James & the Shondells          60's Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_qHU_6Ofc0                                       Funk #49                             James Gang (1968)                   Funk Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhUlP4wiAQo                                 Grazing In The Grass                  Friends Of Distinction (1967)      Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flOvM4Z355A                                        Light My Fire                       The Doors (1966)                       Light Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5fKDvfxv4w                                           Revolution                           The Beatles (1965)                    English Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYrVwGxlcFA                                       Hobo Blues                        John Lee Hooker (1965)              Delta Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fk2prKnYnI                                      The Thrill Is Gone (live)             BB King  (1964)                         Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2821Jvnaeg8                                    Crystal Blue Persuasion          Tommy James& the Shondells     60's Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWdqh2PPvTI                                 I Saw Her Standing There            The Beatles (1964)                    English Rock 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HhllDK6C6eQ                           I Saw Her Standing There w/Lyrics     The Beatles                              English Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8yph3rb27o                                California Girls  with lyrics             The Beach Boys (1960's)           California Slow Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nnS9M03F-fA                     The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down       Joan Baez (1960's)                   Folk Rock    

(this song was originally done by "The Band," but Joan Baez does a much better job singing it!)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0janfcZ8LUw                                        Traveling Man                        Ricky Nelson (1961)                 Early Slow Rock

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_mUXwnEWEnE                                  Twist and Shout                    Beatles  (1960's)                       English Rock & Roll

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpzV_0l5ILI                                          Jail House Rock                    Elvis Presely  (1957)                 Rockabilly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Y8QxOjuYHg                                           Lucille                               BB King  (1950)                      Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g08kPYfUS9w                                 Baby Please Don't Go         Muddy Waters (1942 to 1983)           Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PdZgrnh69w                                       Mustang Sally                Muddy Waters (1942 to 1983)          Blues - Delta Blues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=iv&v=JLTiEc3pADQ          Best Songs of the Decade           Various Artists  (1940 - 1959)           Variety

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yd60nI4sa9A                                     Crossroad Blues                   Robert Johnson (1938)                 Delta Blues

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