ROBERT PALMER Topped US Singles Chart With ‘ADDICTED TO LOVE’ 35 Years Ago Today

Top singles from the past

4 May 2021

Artist: ROBERT PALMER (Batley, England)
19 January 1949 – 26 September 2003 – only 54

Score: #1 on the US Singles Chart
35 years ago today – 4 May 2021

Album: Riptide

Note: The accompanying clip was a remarkable/memorable event in itself with Palmer backed by a group of sensual moving mannequins looking like robots with pale skin, red lips, layers of make-up, staring eyes and a cold, yet utterly cool expression on their face, following the style of women in the paintings of the late American artist Patrick Nagel.

Here comes the heat…


Elegant And Stylish – Multifaceted Belgian Artist rOZZ Covers The Late Great ROBERT PALMER…

22 June 2020

A couple of weeks ago Turn Up Up The Volume named the new album ‘ELECTROMANIA
by Belgian singer/songwriter/musician rOZZAlbum Of the Day‘. You can read and hear all about it here. She’s a multifaceted, experimental and terrifically innovative and productive artist.

When doing research about roZZ for the aforementioned feature I discovered her cover of JOHNNY AND MARY, one of the most famous songs by the late great Robert Palmer. Her version is elegant, stylish, moody and respectful. A beauty.

Listen here…

The original

Now that you’re here take some time to discover
this remarkable artist and her new longplayer

rOZZ: Website