Top Ten Songs Which Instantly Spark a Memory

There are some songs which, when we hear them, completely by accident, instantly transports us back to a particular time and place in our lives. Those songs that stop us dead in our tracks for whatever reason, good or bad.

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1It's My Life - Bon Jovi
2Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship
3Love Me Like You Do - Ellie Goulding
4In Your Eyes - George Benson
5Sky Full of Stars - Coldplay
6Here I Go Again - Whitesnake
7Rehab - Amy Winehouse

Ya know, Beege, had formed an opinion of this gal based on tats and lifestyle (which was not altogether in error) before ever bothering to listen. After she passed, saw a gig she had done with a maybe five-piece band, all jazz and blues. Was completely blown away by her awesome talent. Later saw an interview with her "progressive" jellyfish father, and it was abundantly clear that this had been a massively over-indulged, totally ungoverned child set on a path to the inevitable. Such a waste.

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8Bed of Roses - Bon Jovi
9Relax - Frankie Goes to Hollywood
10Fortuneteller - Deep Purple

The Contenders

11Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
12Heaven - Bryan Adams
13Burn It to the Ground - Nickelback
14Judgement Day - Whitesnake
15Et Si Tu N'existais Pas - Joe Dassin

It brings back memories from my childhood since my grandma played this song very often. - Metal_Treasure

16Out in the Fields - Gary Moore & Phil Lynott
17Please Forgive Me - Bryan Adams

Hey, one of mine too! Forgot to mention it. Can't believe I forgot! Makes me think of my college days. - Britgirl

18Don't Let Go - En Vogue
19The Bard's Song (In the Forest) - Blind Guardian
20Ain't No Stopping Us Now - McFadden & Whitehead
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Top Remixes

1. It's My Life - Bon Jovi
2. Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now - Starship
3. Love Me Like You Do - Ellie Goulding
1. Bed of Roses - Bon Jovi
2. Here I Go Again - Whitesnake
3. Fortuneteller - Deep Purple



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