From Back On The Chain Gang to Paper Planes to Summerboy


Following up on my last post, I am in the midst of publishing a three-part mix of songs inspired and for my new (now 2 months old!) daughter, Isabella.
Since I had re-discovered that I had so many great songs sung by female lead singers, I divided them into groupings; this mix is the “Pop & Indie” group. It is embedded below and can be found on

Here is the track list with year published for Peter:

Back On The Chain Gang by The Pretenders from 1983
Voices Carry by Til Tuesday from 1985
Borderline by Madonna from 1993
Turn The Beat Around by Gloria Estefan from 1994
Let’s Forget About It by Lisa Loeb from 1997
Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani from 2004
Me Plus One by Annie from 2005
Let’s Make Love and Listen to Death From Above by C.S.S. from 2006
Maneater by Nelly Furtado from 2006
Foundations by Kate Nash from 2007
Give Me More by Keyshia Cole from 2007
Paper Planes by M.I.A. from 2007
Breakin’ Up by Rilo Kiley from 2007
That’s Not My Name by The Ting Tings from 2008
Looking Out by Brandi Carlile from 2009
Dog Days Are Over by Florence And The Machine from 2009
Summerboy by Lady GaGa from 2009
Chinese by Lily Allen from 2009
Le Chat Du Café Des Artistes by Charlotte Gainsbourg from 2010
False Pretense by Love Is All from 2010

Up next a much softer sound.

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