This album has my favorite Cher song: "Gypsies, Tramps and Thieves." It also has the 70s favorite, "Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)." This, of course, is one of the greatest one-hit wonders of all time. Although Looking Glass released two albums, nothing would not come close to the success of that song. I recently came across a picture of the band. Not what I expected:
The album also has a song by Rick Springfield. Yes, that Rick Springfield. The one who sang about "Jessie's Girl" in the 80s. The song on this album is "Speak to the Sky," off of his debut album, Beginnings.
Believe in Music was released in late 1972 and contains hits by Rod Stewart, the O'Jays, Five Man Electrical Band and Eric Clapton. And get this: Donny Osmond is on the album twice. Double the Donny. Here is the commercial:
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