Label: Startracks - STAR PROMO • Format: Cassette Compilation, Promo • Country: Sweden • Genre: Rock • Style: Country Rock, Hard Rock, Punk
The title may refer to the short staccato or sharp "popping" sound used, or to pop music and its being "corny", i. Ina re-recording of "Popcorn" by the band Hot Butter was a huge hit in many countries. The track has since been covered by a great number of artists. In the track was rerecorded by Kingsley's band First Moog Quartet ; later he released a version under the name of The Popcorn Makers and was this the version that hit most successfully the charts.
The record was one of a rash of Moog synthesizer -based releases, following the Billboard albums chart success Wendy Carlos had in with Switched-On Bachand which characterized electronic music of the future. There were two 7" covers, both released in under Musicor Records and Stateside Records labels. It peaked at No. It proved equally as popular in mainland Europe, spending several weeks at No. In the former, this version of Popcorn - Various - Startracks is the st best-selling single of all time, with sales of approximatelycopies.
The song differs from the debut release Popcorn - Various - Startracks Axel F ", as it does not contain the trademark "Crazy Frog sound" by Daniel Malmedahl. The single was a hit in various countries, particularly in Francewhere it enjoyed its greatest success. Animated using computer-generated imagerythe music video was produced by Kaktus Film and Popcorn - Various - Startracks Wernquist of TurboForce3D, where Crazy Frog is seen causing chaos at the underwater sea labs of the drones.
Inas part of Record Store Daya limited edition yellow vinyl 12" release of the song Popcorn - Various - Startracks released with the artist name of Gershon Kingsley and the Moogon the Charlemagne label  with a catalog number of AF Other cover versions of the song have been recorded, some of which add lyrics which have been added in at least six languages. Artists who reworked it and made a cover record include:. From Wikipedia, the Angel Tears - Paradise Lost - Gothic encyclopedia.
For other topics, see Popcorn - Various - Startracks disambiguation. For the James Brown instrumental, see The Popcorn. Audio Fidelity New York City. CD single CD maxi digital download. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.
You can help by expanding it with reliably sourced entries. All About Jazz. Retrieved 26 Popcorn - Various - Startracks The Oregonian. American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Retrieved 31 January InfoDisc in French. Archived from the original on 1 June Retrieved 19 July World Charts.
Archived from the original on 24 April Retrieved 25 April Library and Archives Canada. Retrieved 2 June Archived from the original on 30 March GfK Entertainment Charts. Irish Singles Chart. Hit Parade Italia. Creative Commons. Dutch Top Single Top Flavour of New Zealand. Retrieved 5 August Swiss Singles Chart. Official Charts Industry - Various - Unleash The Beast - Uptempo Hardcore. Retrieved 22 July All Media Network.
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