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  1. List of yacht rock artists

    Airplay; Alessi; Ambrosia; America; Attitudes; Patti Austin; Average White Band; George Benson; Stephen Bishop; Jimmy Buffett; Bobby Caldwell; Captain & Tennille ...

  2. Top 100 Greatest Yacht Rock Songs of All Time

    Furthermore, Aja, the album that houses Peg, is one of the most impressive American albums of all time, beyond its Yacht Rock appeal. 3. Brandy (You're a Fine Girl) - Looking Glass. Released in 1972, the one-hit wonder by Looking Glass, Brandy, established a much bigger name for itself than the band ever managed to achieve on its own.

  3. The 20 greatest yacht rock songs ever, ranked

    A few non-rock artists almost made this list (George Michael's 'Careless Whisper' and Spandau Ballet's 'True' are almost examples, but not quite), yet a big chunk of Thriller heavily relied on the yacht rock sound. Michael Jackson proved just how popular the genre could get with several songs on the album, but 'Human Nature' is the finest example.

  4. The 25 Best Yacht Rock Songs Of All Time

    Putting aside its self-aware inauthenticity, "Africa" is an infectious, 8x platinum AOR monster. 5. "Reminiscing" by Little River Band. Released in the summer of 1978 and reaching up to #3 on the Billboard Hot 100, "Reminiscing" was guitarist Graeham Goble 's nostalgic take on the swing band era.

  5. Playlist of the Week: Top 100 Songs of Yacht Rock

    Artists most commonly thought of in the Yacht Rock era include Michael McDonald, Ambrosia, 10cc, Toto, Kenny Loggins, Boz Scaggs, and Christopher Cross. Yacht Rock has become the muse of a great number of tribute bands, and is the current subject of a short-run channel on Sirius XM.

  6. Yacht Rock: Album, Record Guide

    Yacht Rock: Album Guide. From Steely Dan to Christopher Cross to Carly Simon, these smooth summer jams will take you away to where you're going to. Walter Becker, left, and Donald Fagen are Steely ...

  7. Yacht or Not?: Sailing the Seas of Yacht Rock

    Discussing the history and style of yacht rock music. ... careers of soft rock artists of the late '70s and early '80s. ... genre-crossing vibe that makes yacht so unique. Top 100 Classic Rock ...

  8. Feature: The 101 GREATEST YACHT ROCK SONGS OF ALL TIME for Your Summer

    Officially, to be considered Yacht Rock, the song must have been released between 1976 and 1984, and I adhere to this rule for the 101. That means no songs that are proto-Yacht Rock, such as Seals ...

  9. Yacht Rock

    Yacht Rock - 100 Best Ever - Top Yacht Rock Songs · Playlist · 113 songs · 1.2K likes

  10. AllMusic's Best Yacht Rock Albums of All Time

    AllMusic's Best Yacht Rock Albums of All Time. View reviews, ratings, news & more regarding your favorite band. ... Various Artists - Seafaring Strangers: Private Yacht. June 16, 2017. Soft Rock, Yacht Rock. Score. 90.

  11. The greatest Yacht Rock songs of all time

    Toto rightfully has a place in the yacht rock world, but the band also broke into the top-40, FM radio, and MTV mainstream with the release of 1982's Toto IV."Rosanna" was a big reason for the ...

  12. Sailing: The Best Of Yacht Rock

    Sailing: The Best Of Yacht Rock is the ultimate #YachtRock playlist of the smoothest classic rock songs ever written.

  13. Top 24 Yacht Rock Songs

    Yacht Rock Extravaganza - The Top 24 Greatest Yacht Rock SongsI've been wanting to put together a best of Yacht Rock list for quite sometime. Now that we're into the month of May - I'm insp ... Sound Vapors is an online music, and entertainment site designed to bring readers closer to bands/artists and the music they create.

  14. 36 Best Yacht Rock Songs You Will Love

    The genre 'yacht rock' (gotta love the name) is a type of soft rock that incorporates west coast style instrumentation and vocals. ... with one another. The '72 classic rock tune was covered during a live performance at the CMAs in 2014, featuring artists like Hunter Hayes and Jennifer Nettles. ... This 1980 top ten Steely Dan hit finds ...

  15. Yacht Rock artists, music and albums

    Yacht rock is a smooth and polished music genre that emerged in the late 1970s and early 1980s. It features a blend of soft rock, jazz, and R&B with a focus on harmonies, catchy melodies, and laid-back rhythms. The genre is often associated with the luxurious lifestyle of yacht owners and the coastal cities of California.

  16. The 25 Best Yacht Rock Songs Of All Time

    If you don't love songs about boats, one-night stands, and breezy California nights, you've come to the wrong place. Yacht Rock embodies the singer-songwriter soft rock that dominated FM radio playlists in the '70s. Combine slick L.A. production, earnest singing, and a touch of lite-country songwriting, and chances are, you had a Top 40 hit. These are the best of them.

  17. Yacht Rock Songs Top 100

    Here's the foremost Top 100 yacht rock songs of all time. In fact, here's the real deal. More importantly, for you aficionados, these are the songs you've been looking for. ... In fact, some of those artists emerge on the yacht like Jackson Browne, Carly Simon, and Rupert Holmes. Yacht rock Songs subgenre.

  18. Best Yacht Rock Bands

    Here are who I think are the best Yacht Rock musicians. Not the best musicians total, but who most encompass the Yacht Rock vibe to me. And unlike some jerky sites that make you sift through a long list to get to the top, I'm starting off right at number one. Number 1 - Michael McDonald. I've been bit hard by the McDonald bug.

  19. 60+ Best Yacht Rock Songs of All Time

    Here's a yacht rock songs list of these songs: "This Love" by Taylor Swift (2014) "On the Rocks" by The Last Shadow Puppets (2016) "Too Late" by Washed Out (2017) "If You Want It" by Slightly Stoopid (2018) "Feels Like Summer" by Childish Gambino (2018) "Shallow" by Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper (2018)

  20. Top 10 Yacht Rock Songs Of All Time

    Of course no Top 10 list, especially one dedicated to such a maligned sub-genre as Yacht Rock, would be complete without a few Honorable Mentions: Top 10 Yacht Songs Honorable Mentions

  21. The greatest Yacht Rock songs of all time

    From England, Climax Blues Band scored a top-15 hit with "I Love You." Love was a dependable and generally successful topic for artists within the soft/yacht rock genre. In fact, the song is still ...

  22. My Top 100 "Yacht Rock" songs

    There are many different schools of thought on what "Yacht Rock" really is. Many different artists and songs fall under the wide range of the term. To me, it is what used to be called "soft rock". The term came in to play around 2005. Artists like Christopher Cross, Kenny Loggins, Toto and even some of Billy Joel's music got slapped with this label.

  23. The Playlist of the Week: Top 100 Songs of Yacht Rock

    Artists most commonly thought of in the Yacht Rock era include Michael McDonald, Ambrosia, 10cc, Toto, Kenny Loggins, Boz Scaggs, and Christopher Cross. Yacht Rock has become the muse of a great number of tribute bands and is the current subject of a short-run channel on Sirius XM. ... Here is a stab at the Top 100 Songs of Yacht Rock — not ...

  24. ‎HITS 2024

    HITS 2024 🔥 All of today's top chart hits and hot new releases from around the world. Hit ♡ to hear the biggest new songs first! ... Yacht Rock • 70s & 80s Soft Rock Classics. Yacht Rock • 70s & 80s Soft Rock Classics. Wedding Songs 2024. Wedding Songs 2024. Featured Artists . Coldplay. Benson Boone. Dasha. Charli xcx. Artemas ...