Shocking Blue (Band)

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Shocking Blue
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Music Genre (Text) Rock
Nederbeat
psychedelic rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Origin The Hague, Netherlands
Year(s) Active 1967 (1967)–1974 (1974)
(reunions: 1979, 1980, 1984)
Record Label Pink Elephant
Polydor
Penny Farthing
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Shocking Blue were a Dutch rock band, formed in The Hague in 1967. Their biggest hit, "Venus", went to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in February 1970, and the band had sold 13.5 million discs by 1973, but the group disbanded in 1974.

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189 Songs »
RankTitleYear*
1 Venus 1970
2 Send Me A Postcard 1970
3 Long And Lonesome Road 1970
4 Love Buzz 1998
5 Shocking You 1971
6 Never Marry A Railroad Man 1970
7 Never Married a Railroad Man 1971
8 Blossom Lady 1971
9 Mighty Joe 1970
10 Hot Sand 1970
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

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