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The Songs of Slade

18 Dec 17

The Songs of Slade.

by Pete Clemons You know Christmas is on the way when you start hearing the perennial hit ‘ Merry Xmas Everyone’ on your radio and TV. It was released in 1973 and it was Slade’s 6th number 1 hit. It has since charted 8 times over the last 5 decades and the whole country seems to know it. But there was so much more to the song’s writers Jim Lea and Noddy Holder . And, despite the song being kind to them in royalties over the years…

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