It’s the 80s song that never fails to make you feel good. But the back story to Katrina and The Waves (and their hit) is a little less sunny.
“Sukiyaki,” the 60s Asian hit, broke barriers in more than one way. How did it influence other cross-cultural pop songs in future years?
In 1972, a deejay flipped over from the “B-side” and helped make “Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl)” into one of the biggest hits of the year.
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