T Rex “Get It On” Goes to #1!

On This Date, July 25th in 1971: T. Rex reached the #1 position on the UK singles charts with the song “Get It On” (from the album Electric Warrior, which is awesome). The group’s second #1 single spent four weeks at the top. “Get It On” is better known by the title “Bang a Gong” here in the US, because we are such fucking prudes when it comes to sex. Jeez.

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  1. “here in the US, because we are such fucking prudes when it comes to sex. Jeez.”

    But, by God, we love a good war. Fucking, no. Killing, yes.

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  2. Ironically, I’ve been working on compiling my own ‘best of’ this weekend…I had to stop at 23 songs because that’s the most that would fit on one CD! All-time favorite song = “20th Century Boy.”

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