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One Hit Wonder: Mickey & Sylvia (1956)

Love Is Strange Single: Mickey & Sylvia B-side: I'm Going Home Released: November 1956 Recorded: October 1956 Genre: Rock & roll, rhythm & blues Songwriter: Ethel Smith Mickey & Sylvia   were the American R&B duo Mickey Baker and Sylvia Vanderpool. Mickey, a music teacher, formed a team with Sylvia, one of his pupils; their only hit was "Love Is Strange" in 1957. In 2004, "Love Is Strange" was inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame .

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The Animals: Two of 500 Songs that Shaped Rock & Roll

The Animals Origin: Newcastle upon Tyne, England Genres: Rock, R&B, blues, psychedelia The Animals formed in Newcastle upon Tyne in the early 1960s. Fronted by the deep-voiced Eric Burdon, the band was known for its gritty, bluesy sound. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 .  Eric Burdon came in Number 57 on a Rolling Stone poll of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. The Animals have two songs in the Rock & Roll Hall of fame's list of 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll.

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