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Music Monday – Ring My Bell

Posted by on Mon, May 21st, 2012 at 1:00 pm

Today’s Music Monday is a 1979 disco song by Anita Ward.  This song hit number one on the disco charts, as well as on the Billboard Hot 100 and soul singles chart.  It also reached number one on the UK Singles Chart.  This is “Ring My Bell.”  Have you rung the bell on the Test Your Strength daily earning goal yet today?

Good luck ringing your bell today!

~TSGal

Music Monday – Fly Me To The Moon

Posted by on Mon, May 14th, 2012 at 3:00 pm
Today we honor the life of of American singer, actor, and legend, Frank Sinatra, who sadly passed away exactly 14 years ago.  ”Sinatra had his first hit in 1940, working in the Swing era with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the 1953 film ... Read More »

Music Monday – I’ll Always Love My Mama

Posted by on Mon, May 7th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
Mother’s Day is less than one week away.  No matter how many times we say thank you for all of the wonderful and generous things our mothers do for us, it will never be enough.  For today’s Music Monday, here’s a great song by The Intruders all about the love we have for our mothers. ... Read More »

Music Monday – Viva Las Vegas

Posted by on Mon, April 30th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
What better Music Monday song to kick off Vegas Week than Viva Las Vegas?!  Here is one of Elvis’ classics which hit number 29 on the Billboard Hot 100 pop singles chart.  It was originally released as the b-side of his “What’d I Say” single.  Get ready to have a “swingin’ time” and enjoy “Viva ... Read More »

Music Monday – Come On Eileen

Posted by on Mon, April 23rd, 2012 at 3:00 pm
Exactly 29 years ago today, the band Dexy’s Midnight Runners had their single, Come On Eileen, reach the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100.  The chorus of this song was loosely inspired by the song “A Man Like Me” by the 1960s British soul group, Jimmy James and the Vagabonds.  The bridge of the ... Read More »

Music Monday – Buddy Holly

Posted by on Mon, April 16th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
Exactly 56 years ago today, Buddy Holly released his very first single, “Blue Days, Black Nights.”  This song was track 2 on the album, “That’ll Be the Day,” which was the third album from the American rock and roll icon.  Enjoy! ~TSGal

Music Monday – Dancing Queen

Posted by on Mon, April 9th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
On this day, exactly 35 years ago, Swedish pop/rock group hit the number one spot on the US singles chart with this song.  This became the band’s 7th US Top 40 hit.  Here is Dancing Queen. So – who’s dancing? ~TSGal

Music Monday – Swagbucks’ Featured Artist

Posted by on Mon, April 2nd, 2012 at 1:00 pm
Today’s Music Monday is a very special one.  It comes from country artist, Brynn Marie, and it’s her hit single, “Bandaid On A Bullet Hole.”  This music video has been featured on CMT and is currently being played on the radio.  Today at 2pm PST, Brynn Marie is hosting an exclusive concert just for our ... Read More »

Music Monday – Thank You!

Posted by on Mon, March 26th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
We did it!  Thanks to all of you, we’ve officially hit 1,000,000 “Likes” on our Facebook Fan Page!  To our new fans and our veteran fans, thank you so much for helping us reach such a milestone and for being such a wonderful community.  We are so proud of how far we’ve come, and we ... Read More »

Music Monday: Hammond’s Folly

Posted by on Mon, March 19th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
On this day in 1962, an album was released by Columbia records that was referred to internally as “Hammond’s Folly”, referring to the fact that everyone thought producer John Hammond had made a big mistake signing the artist to their record deal. While the album only featured two original songs (the rest were covers), Columbia ... Read More »