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Without You: Rolling Stone's #496 of 500 Greatest Songs of All Time

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Without You By: Harry Nilsson Album:  Nilsson Scmilsson Released: November 9, 1970 Songwriters: Pete Ham, Tom Evans Pete Ham and Tom Evans of  Badfinger  wrote "Without You" and their band recorded it for the 1970 album,  No Dice . It wasn't released as a single.   Harry Nilsson covered the song for his 1971 album, Nilsson Schmilsson . His version reached Number 1 in the US and the UK.   Billboard ranked it Nilsson's track the  Number 4 single  of 1972. It won him the 1973 Grammy  for Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male. "Without You" was also nominated for Record of the Year, and Nilsson Schmilsson for Album of the Year.  In 2021, this track was ranked 496 on Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

Wallpaper: Enrique Iglesias

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 Desktop Wallpaper Enrique Iglesias

Wallpaper: Grace Slick

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  Desktop Wallpaper Grace Slick

Wallpaper: Stevie in Black

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  Desktop Wallpaper Stevie in Black

The Man Who Sold the World: Rolling Stone 10th Greatest Bowie album

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The Man Who Sold the World By: David Bowie Album: The Man Who Sold the World Released: November 4, 1970 Songwriter: David Bowie David's Bowie shifted on his third album,  The Man Who Sold the World ,   from the " acoustic/folk rock " of 1969's  self-titled album  towards " hard rock/blues rock "...with dark lyrics. Guitarist  Mick Ronson  and drummer  Mick Woodmansey  made their first appearance on a Bowie. They became Ziggy Stardust's backing band,  Spiders from Mars .  In a 2013 readers' poll for Rolling Stone, it was voted Bowie's tenth greatest album.

Wallpaper: Lennon in Black

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 Desktop Wallpaper Lennon in Black