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This Week's Featured Artist

Starship,
who had the best selling song in America with
"We Built This City" this week in 1985.

Be sure to read Gary James'
interview with Mickey Thomas
of Starship.

Did You Know?

In 2011 a Rolling Stone online poll named "We Built This City"
as the worst song of the 1980s. The song's winning margin was so large that
the magazine reported it "could be the biggest blow-out victory
in the history of the Rolling Stone Readers Poll".
They ignored the fact that the song reached the Top Ten in seven different countries,
including the United States and Canada, where it reached number one.




Who sang that song that you have stuck in your head?
How high did it climb on the charts and in what year?
You can find out in our Who Sang That Hit? Section
Explore the facts behind the deaths
of some of the music world's biggest stars
Read all about Rock and Roll's Unsolved Mysteries


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