Eddie Money has Cashed Out

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  1. Lanzman

    Lanzman Vast, Cool and Unsympathetic Formerly Important

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    Eddie Money, famous singer-songwriter from the 80s, has died. Story. Take Me Home Tonite, Two Tickets to Paradise . . . :cry:
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  2. Amaris

    Amaris Princess of Love

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    My favorite song from him (also one of my favorite films):

  3. Forbin

    Forbin Do you feel fluffy, punk?

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    Always loved that he got Ronnie Spectre for that one video.
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    Paladin Overjoyed Man of Liberty

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    No Money no mo'. :(
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    Ten Lubak Salty Dog

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    Take Me Home Tonight was great, and even better when they used it in MacGruber

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    The Night Funky BMF Staff Member Moderator

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    That was a charity act on his part. Ronnie had just escaped (literally) from Phil Specter and needed money desperately. Eddie did the song and video with her so that she could get back on her feet.
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  7. oldfella1962

    oldfella1962 light & lethal

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    damn I hope he didn't make Phil Spector jealous! :shock: I hear Phil is.....not very level headed to say the least. That said Ronnie was quite the sweetie-pie back in the day!
    Anyway I last saw Eddie Money on King Of Queens playing himself. I wasn't a huge fan, but he had his moments, not unlike Meat Loaf.
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    oldfella1962 light & lethal

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    the first time I saw him was around 1978 on SNL performing "Baby Hold On To Me" :yes:
    one time on John Boy & Billy radio show they did an Eddie Money song in their "misheard song lyrics" bit. John Boy sang "I've got....two chickens to paralyze! Won't you...pack a bag of leaves tonight!" :lol:
    my favorite Eddie Money song is as follows. Not a huge hit but I think you will like it:

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