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Old 08-16-05, 11:35 AM
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FUN! YEAH! Give me some UPLIFTING, HAPPY songs! Yeah!

Making a HAPPY Cd! Oh, yeah! Gimme, gimme, gimme some fun, happy and uplifting songs that make you want to hop up and sing along and hug people YEAH!

Poison - Talk Dirty To Me
Junior Senior - Move your Feet
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"Don't Worry. Be Happy" Bobby McFerrin
"Shiny Happy People" REM
"Dancing in the Sheets" Shalamaar
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Old 08-16-05, 12:38 PM
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Rhythm Collision: "Happy As A Clam"
Hellacopters: "Hey!"
Ginger: "Lover Not A Fighter"
Backyard Babies: "Earn The Crown"
Cheap TricK: "Surrender"
Goo Goo Dolls: "Laughing"

and the old standby: Slayer: "Angel Of Death"
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"Proto-pretty" by The Wondermints
"Pure" by The Lightning Seeds
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Heaven Is A Place On Earth by Berlinda Carlisle
Little Willy by Sweet
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The Polyphonic Spree might just be the band for you.
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Old 08-16-05, 02:06 PM
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Blondie- Dreaming
The Shins- Know Your Onion!
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Que- Sera-Sera - Katamari Damacy OST
Today- The Smashing Pumpkins
Jungle Love - Morris Day and the Time
Rock this town- The Stray Cats, or if you want a big band version The Brian Setzer Orchestra

cant think of anything else but if I can...
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Old 08-16-05, 03:11 PM
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Anything by Andrew WK
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Old 08-16-05, 03:44 PM
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Clap Your Hands say Yeah:

In This Home On Ice
Upon This Tidal Wave of Young Blood
Over and Over Again (Lost & Found)

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Wake Up Boo! - The Boo Radleys
Me and You Versus the World - Space
Hit - Wannadies

hmmm, let me head home and peruse my CD library.

I know I could find a boatload of 'happy' songs
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marilyn manson - "mOBSCENE"
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Old 08-16-05, 04:57 PM
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"Positive Balance" - Immortal Technique

"Everyday" - Buddy Holly

"Beautiful Sunday" - Daniel Boone

and the ultimate happy song of all time

"Una Paloma Blanca" by the George Baker Selection
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Girls With Guns by Tommy Shaw is the first one that comes to mind, but like Giles, I'll have to peruse my collection.
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Old 08-16-05, 05:35 PM
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Electric Light Orchestra - Mr. Blue Sky
Willie Rosario - Let's Boogaloo
K.C. & The Sunshine Band - Keep It Comin' Love
Emma Bunton - Crickets Sing For Anamaria [Elements' Crickets Dance On Tequila Booty]
The Chordettes - Lollipop

Just a couple random songs from glancing thru my iTunes.
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Happy Boy by The Beat Farmers
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Old 08-16-05, 11:11 PM
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Weezer's "Buddy Holly".

Beastie Boys' "Brass Monkey".

DJ Shadow's "Mututal Slump" is different, fun, and upbeat. But it kind of overstays it's welcome.

Blur's "Song 2" and "Music Is My Radar".

Super Furry Animals "Keep the Cosmic Trigger Happy".

If you want to slow it down for a track, but keep it fun, there's lots of goodies on Ween's Chocolate and Cheese album.

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Old 08-17-05, 09:31 AM
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These songs usually get me smilin and pumpin my fist in the air
Banquet by Bloc Party
Coming in from the Coast by Bob Marley
Neighborhood #3 by Arcade Fire
Sunrise by Simply Red (with that funky hall and oates sample)
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Old 08-17-05, 04:06 PM
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Neighborhood #3 by Arcade Fire
Fantastic song.
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Old 08-17-05, 06:38 PM
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Originally Posted by cdollaz
The Polyphonic Spree might just be the band for you.

They were the first band that came to my mind when I read the thread title. I can definitely recommend them for "happy" and "uplifting" songs.
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Queen - my best friend
Oingo Boingo - Little Girls
Scandal - Warrrior (Shootin' at the walls of heartache)
Ben Folds Five - Kate
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