Girls Aloud - Chemistry

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Postby Airwrecka » Mon Dec 12, 2016 1:55 pm

The Christmas EP is so underrated. I listen every single year.

Grandma's had the best of all the sweets
Picking toffee out her teeth
She says she should've been a beauty queen
And mother sighs as everybody shouts
We don't want no soggy sprouts
Another lazy, boring Christmas morning round at ours


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Postby menime123 » Sun Nov 26, 2017 2:21 am

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Almost time everybody 8-)
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Postby BehindBreakaway » Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:26 am

What a great ep. I listen every year :)
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Postby Spartan » Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:39 pm

Let’s get a campaign to get it back in the charts.
One of the best Xmas albums I know, even the cover versions are decent but the original songs are amazeballs.
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Postby Westen » Mon Feb 05, 2018 3:03 pm

This is such an amazing album, it finally hit me. I think i listened it couple of times between 2009 - 2013 but it never hit as i never liked singles that much.

Although i LOVE Biology now, it's bloody amazing (that 2 minutes build up to chorus is orgasmic), and i kinda always liked See The Day - I wish it wasn't single, because album has much more to offer than Long Hot Summer (great as album track, weak as lead single), Whole Lotta History is just bland.

That iconic 3 Ws is just 8-)

Can anyone explain why Nicola and Nadine have solo songs on this album too? I find it weird tho.

I'm sad that 3 other singles made this album quite forgettable to GP, they always had best singles, i don't know what happened here.
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Postby BehindBreakaway » Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:32 pm

Biology IS iconic. I believe it changed the publics opinion of them. The style was unlike ANYTHING out at the time. It made them a credible act.
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Postby menime123 » Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:45 pm

BehindBreakaway wrote:Biology IS iconic. I believe it changed the publics opinion of them. The style was unlike ANYTHING out at the time. It made them a credible act.
I think Biology was just totally bonkers you couldn’t help but like it. No one else could pull it off, but there are certain songs just destined to be Hits no matter what.
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Postby Spartan » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:49 pm

I constantly pose the question to myself: is there a better pop song than Biology? The answer is always no.
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Postby Westen » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:51 pm

I don't think Biology had impact right away, sure it earned them acclaim, but i feel like critics credited Xenomania more for that. After all Chemistry was flop era, and they were at their lowest, everyone predicted break up. Something Kinda ooooh brought new interest in them, it was their first radio hit since SOTU.
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Postby Spartan » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:53 pm

Sales for Chemistry were very high considering it only got to #9 though. But yeah they started becoming more acclaimed after this era, when they started performing live more too.
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Postby Westen » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:55 pm

Spartan wrote:Sales for Chemistry were very high considering it only got to #9 though. But yeah they started becoming more acclaimed after this era, when they started performing live more too.
Actually album missed top 10. Its sales were high because sales were big in December, its chart run was bad.
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Postby Spartan » Mon Feb 05, 2018 9:56 pm

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Spartan wrote:Sales for Chemistry were very high considering it only got to #9 though. But yeah they started becoming more acclaimed after this era, when they started performing live more too.
Actually album missed top 10. Its sales were high because sales were big in December, its chart run was bad.
Oh yeah it was #11, the Untouchable of their albums.
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Postby ArmyOfMe » Wed Feb 07, 2018 6:22 am

I know what you're thinking,
You've been thinking 'bout my butt
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Watch Me Go was ridiculously catchy and quintessential Girls Aloud. Just a stroke of genius.
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Postby Westen » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:02 pm

No regrets is so underrated among fans (probably because it's all Nuhdeen )

I LOOOOVE latin late summer vibes in it.

This album is definiton of an album. You just can;t pick a song or few to listen, you just have to play it in full.

I used to dislike WLT and LHT but they all grew on me. Every song is 5/5.

I'm still discovering B-Sides tho.

I use Singapore as LHT B-Side because i read it was removed from tracklist the last minute and LHT doesn't have b-side so i had to do it because of my OCD :lol:
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Postby Spartan » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:25 pm

What’s WLT? Singapore would’ve fitted great on this album.

One of the best ever pop albums.
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Postby Westen » Tue Feb 27, 2018 6:30 pm

Spartan wrote:What’s WLT? Singapore would’ve fitted great on this album.

One of the best ever pop albums.
Well it's obviously Whole Lotta Tistory :lol:
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Postby Spartan » Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:43 pm

Love Whole Lotta Tistory.

Intro: 7/10
Models: 8.5/10
Biology: 10/10
Wild Horses: 9.5/10
See The Day: 7.5/10
Watch Me Go: 8/10
Waiting: 9/10
Whole Lotta History: 9/10
Long Hot Summer: 7.5/10
Swinging London Town: 10/10
It’s Magic: 7.5/10
No Regrets: 7.5/10
Racy Lacy: 8/10
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Postby ArmyOfMe » Wed Feb 28, 2018 6:06 am

Singapore might be my favourite GA song ever.
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Postby Spartan » Wed Feb 28, 2018 8:10 pm

ArmyOfMe wrote:Singapore might be my favourite GA song ever.
Woahhhhh. I mean it’s great but woahhhhh.
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Postby BehindBreakaway » Wed Feb 28, 2018 8:49 pm

Spartan wrote:
ArmyOfMe wrote:Singapore might be my favourite GA song ever.
Woahhhhh. I mean it’s great but woahhhhh.
Truth. It's an OK song.
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Postby menime123 » Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:18 pm

Singapore is good, but I mean :lol:
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Postby ArmyOfMe » Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:48 am

Why you mad tho? :lol:
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Postby Spartan » Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:45 pm

ArmyOfMe wrote:Why you mad tho? :lol:
It’s not even in their Top 20, let alone their top 1.
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Postby menime123 » Thu Mar 01, 2018 7:01 pm

Spartan wrote:
ArmyOfMe wrote:Why you mad tho? :lol:
It’s not even in their Top 20, let alone their top 1.
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Postby ArmyOfMe » Thu Mar 01, 2018 10:29 pm

Spartan wrote:
ArmyOfMe wrote:Why you mad tho? :lol:
It’s not even in their Top 20, let alone their top 1.
I didn't say it's their best song, I said it's MY favourite :lol:
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