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ArtistSongAlbumLabelComments
Atom & His PackagePhiladelphia [edit]A Society of People Named Elihu1997
The TrammpsTrusting HeartTrammpsGolden Fleece1975; Philadelphia! One of the country's first disco bands
Hall & OatesYou Make My DreamsVoicesRCA1980; 9th studio album; Daryl Hall & John Oates met at Temple University in Philadelphia
Charles AlbertineBandstand BoogieAmerican Bandstand American Bandstand premiered locally in late March 1950 as Bandstand on Philadelphia television station WFIL-TV Channel 6 (now WPVI-TV)
Monk MontgomeryBump de BumpReality Philadelphia International Records1974
David BowieYoung AmericansYoung AmericansRCA1975; Famously recorded at Sigma Sound Studios in Philadelphia with producer Tony Visconti
Ruby & The Party GangHey Ruby, Shut Your MouthRuby & The Party GangTSOP
MFSB (Mothers, Fathers, Sisters, Brothers with the Three DegreesT.S.O.P. (The Sound of Philadelphia)TSOP / Something for NothingPhiladelphia International Records1974; written by Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff as the theme for the American musical television program "Soul Train"; MFSB was a pool of more than thirty studio musicians based at Philadelphia’s famed Sigma Sound Studios who worked with the production team of Gamble and Huff and producer/arranger Thom Bell, and backed up such groups as Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, the O’Jays, the Stylistics, the Spinners, Wilson Pickett, and Billy Paul
The Three DegreesReflections of YesterdayReflections of Yesterday / What I SeeNeptune1969; American female vocal group, which was originally formed in 1963 in Philadelphia
The DelfonicsDidn't I Blow Your Mind This Time?Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time? / Down Is Up, Up Is DownPhilly Groove1969; arranged by Thom Bell
The RootsThe Fire [edit] How I Got OverDef Jam2010; 9th
Betty EverettGetting Mighty CrowdedBoys Can Be Mean
The O'JaysThe Air I BreatheShip AhoyPhiladelphia International Records1973
The O'JaysBranded BadIn Philadelphia
LabelleMessin' with My MindLady Marmalade / Messin' With My Mind1975; Patti LaBelle- Philly treasure!
Joan JettBad ReputationBad Reputation Ariola1980; Debut album; Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Philadelphia
The Dead MilkmenPunk Rock GirlBeelzebubbaEnigma1988; 4th full-length studio album
Atom & His PackageDoes Anyone Else in This Room Want to Marry His or Her Own Grandmother?Attention! Blah Blah Blah Hopeless Records2003
DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh PrinceThe Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
The TrammpsMotown PhillyHold Back The NightCovered by Philly soul vocal group Boys II Men
Jill ScottOne Is the Magic NumberWho Is Jill Scott?Hidden Beach2000; Debut; PHIIIIILLLYY
Ween Freedom of 76Chocolate and CheeseElektra1994; 4th studio album
The OrionsSouth StreetSouth Street
The American Dream(Can't Get to Heaven on the) Frankford ElThe American Dream1970; Philadelphia-based band whose eponymously titled album (1970) was the first ever album produced by Todd Rundgren
Dirk Quinn BandFly Eagles FlyDirk Quinn
Action NewsMove Closer To Your World My Friend Action News
Norma & The HeartachesHot Pants (Gonna Get You In Trouble)Hot Pants
TOM & JERRIOGREAT GOOGA MOOGAGREAT GOOGA MOOGANortonIT'S PHILLY TIME!!!!!