Formed: 1997 in United Kingdom Disbanded: March 11, 2004 Reunited: 2006, 2008, 2013-Present members: Natasha Hamilton (vocals, 1999-2008, 2013) Atomic Kitten ‎– Eternal Flame Label: Virgin ‎– 724389780505, Innocent ‎– SINCD27, Virgin ‎– 7243 8 97805 0 5 ATOMIC KITTEN. Popular FAQ (Also, Jenny had none of the character, danger or features of Kerry; Liz and Tash always looked vaguely similar if you squint and Jenny looked like they went for somebody of the same mould. And Atomic Kitten learn nothing from it, letting the song fall back into being a ditty, a pleasant hook or two with no prominent qualities. I feel I was harsh on “Eternal Flame” last time we met it. Released in July 2001 on Virgin (catalog no. Eternal Flame Lyrics: Call my name / Call my name (call my name) / Call my name (call my name) / Close your eyes / Give me your hand, darling / Do … The Bangles version may have its issues, but there’s far more going on than the bland and synthetic production that instantly marks this as a song of its time. Once Louis Walsh and crew found a style that worked, they generally stuck to…, Last time we did one of these Obama was president, so a quick reminder is probably due - I give every Number One a mark out of 10. Close your eyes Give me your hand darling Do you feel my heart beating? Written by British ballad king Wayne Hector, it’s the one…, MELANIE C ft LISA "LEFT-EYE" LOPES - "Never Be The Same Again", Left-Eye first: again, a major figure in 90s American pop shows up here as a cameo on a solo Spice single. (D)B7 Em A7 D Bm Am Do you feel Commercially, it was clearly the right move at the time, but there’s a reason they’re held in far lower regard today than the likes of Steps and S Club 7, let alone the Spice Girls. If this was number 1 when you were born paste [stork-boy] or [stork-girl] into the start of your comment :), MailRequired (Your email address will not be published). Only difference is the rote, uninspired singing, and it’s quite remarkable how “rote and uninspired” becomes “the worst fucking thing ever” to my ears when I mentally compare it to Hoffs’ original vocals. Yes, I’m with James #11 on this one – OK it suffers from direct comparison with the original, but as an introduction of the song to a new generation, and in the prevailing style of that new generation, it works pretty well – nice guitar sound, pleasing harmonies and notably easy on the eye, particularly Jenny. Eternal Flame. “I don’t wanna lose this feeling”. Directed by Phil Griffin. A page about what he's up to can be found, Required (Your email address will not be published), For former stars, a swing back to the separation of singer and songwriter made British pop a land of second chances. It’s of a piece with the general air of passion-free rush-job here, but it really marrs some of their better releases to come, particularly ‘The Last Goodbye’ which is almost a top drawer pop ballad, if only somebody had spent a bit more time giving it the kind of lovingly rendered production the best Spice Girls love songs received. Sheet music is available for Piano, Voice, Guitar and 11 others with 8 scorings and 1 notation in 9 genres. Atomic Kitten manage to have exactly the opposite effect, not content with highlighting the song’s weaknesses they actually amplify them. Eternal Flame song from the album Atomic Kitten is released on Apr 2003 . Obviously this wasn’t Atomic Kitten’s first number one and it wouldn’t be their last. This time, at least, you’re left with some idea…, The fifth and final number one from Westlife’s debut, “Fool Again” is an unhappy ending on every level. This is a bit harsh, both on Eternal Flame and on Atomic Kitten post-Whole Again. P & C 2001 Virgin Records Ltd. Made in the EU Printed in the EU MPO pressing (There is also a EMI UDEN pressing: Atomic Kitten - Eternal Flame) Issued in cardboard sleeve Eternal Flame. lll Eternal Flame by Atomic Kitten 【 Free Download MP3 ZIP Archive + FLAC 】 - Discographies Download Download MP3 for FREE and FLAC Sunday, December 6, 2020 I'm writing about every UK number one single, in order. How I hated them at this point. It's taken a while, it'll take a while longer. Atomic Kitten - Samples, Covers and Remixes on WhoSampled. The duration of song is 03:15. That may be because the Bangles’ original sounds like a masterclass in dynamics, production and passion next to the Kittens’ effort, which has the romance and mystery of a freshly starched Tesco uniform. 90s and 00s number ones are sprinkled with semi-familiar…, ATOMIC KITTEN - "The Tide Is High (Get The Feeling)", Sometimes when this project stalls it’s because there’s a song too tricky or terrible to write about. Which seemed a bit odd at the time and even still now. Re: Cumbrian @14 – Hoffs may not be an “almighty” singer, but her performance on this song is what makes it – it’s imbued with so much feeling, so much open vunerability, that it utterly transcends the mediocre tune, lyrics and production to make something I genuinely find timeless. But the video is like a welcome-to-’01-Blighty madeleine: the Kittens here are archetypes of the fake-tanned, straight-blonde-haired young women who so stood out to a newcomer on the streets of Edinburgh that autumn – a particularly British look, it seemed to me, as someone who was travelling a lot at the time. Wander around in the archives, or join in with the marvellous bunch of commenters we've managed to attract - new voices always very welcome! 03. 2 « ROBBIE WILLIAMS – “Eternity” / “The Road To Mandalay” SO SOLID CREW – “21 Seconds” » Close your eyesGive me your hand, darlinDo you feel my heart beatingDo you understandDo you feel the sameOr am i only dreamingIs this burning, an eternal flame, I believeIt's meant to be, darlingI watch you when you are sleepingYou belong to meDo you feel the sameOr am i only dreamingIs this burning, an eternal flame, Say my name, sun shines through the rainA whole life so lonelyThen come and ease the painI don't want to lose this feeling, oooh, Say my name, sun shines through the rainA whole life so lonelyNow come and ease the painI don't want to lose this feeling, oooh, Close your eyesGive me your hand, darlingDo you feel my heart beatingDo you understandDo you feel the sameAm i only dreamingOr is this burning, an eternal flame, Close your eyesGive me your hand, darlingDo you feel my heart beatingDo you understand (do you understand)Do you feel the sameAm I only dreaming (dreaming)Or is this burning, an eternal flame, Close your eyesGive me your hand, darling (Give me your hand)Do you feel my heart beatingDo you understand (Give me your hand)Do you feel the sameAm I only dreaming (dreaming)Is this burning, an eternal flame, Música começa com letras © 2003 - 2020, 2.9 milhões de letras de músicas Feito com amor em Belo Horizonte. They got rid of Kerry and replaced her with someone who looks exactly like the other two as well. This not only has a similar title to the previous #1, but also the same first three words: “close your eyes”. show chords YouTube Clip hide all tabs go to top. But if this was the first time you’d heard the song – and for most of their audience it was – it’d hit the right spot. It was only after I’d mentally corrected you for a “Whole Again” style drum loop that I realised that you weren’t reviewing Whole Again, and that these are actually two separate records. G Em7 C D Em Do you feel my heart beating, do you understand? 2001 0. Do you understand? You can see why the song was picked – it’s well-known, a proven winner, but old enough to be marketable again. #20 – Susanna Hoffs’ series of cover albums with Matthew Sweet is pretty well regarded. Apparently it started as a wind-up, but she got quite into it – & nobody could see her while she was singing, which makes it very slightly less creepy. But in every way bar the strictly commercial, this is a terrible choice of song. Atomic Kitten are a British pop girl group formed in Liverpool in 1998 whose current members are Natasha Hamilton and Liz McClarnon.The group was founded by Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD) members Andy McCluskey and Stuart Kershaw, who served as principal songwriters during Atomic Kitten's early years.The group's debut album Right Now was released in October 2000 and … The cover itself rings no bells for me, and the original was never my favourite Bangles song, so I have no quibble with a 2. There’s also that “funny” but actually horrendous story of Susanna Hoffs being encouraged to sing the song naked in the studio by their producer or some such. Atomic Kitten - Eternal Flame ian gardner G Em C D Close your eyes, give me your hand darling. Eternal Flame Bangles-Atomic Kitten -->H = B ! !<-- // // // // [Intro] G C/G G C/G // // // // G Em C D Close you eyes, give me your hand darling. It’s a shame that it seems to have been a one-off for Hoffs, who hasnt seemed to do anything of note since. This version, though, is terrible. Any women about who’d care to comment?). Speaking of Steps, their cover of a mid-80s classic (out around the same time as this) was much more lively, a cheerful chug through ‘Chain Reaction’ by a group fully aware that there was not much left in the tank, but determined to make the most of it nonetheless. Desejo receber notificações de destaques e novidades. -- The Evil IP address (talk) 12:02, 21 September 2012 (UTC) It was also number one when Brian Dowling won Big Brother and he would prove to have a more enduring career! Having forgotten that this cover version even existed, I rushed off to check the video, thinking it can’t be THAT bad. Another mark against them is their reliance on variations of the same cheap backing track for virtually all of their songs from here on in. SO SOLID CREW – “21 Seconds” ». (2). Blacksmith R&B. The power of “Eternal Flame” is all in its vocal and arrangement – the progress it makes from uncertainty to conviction, and the way Susanna Hoffs’ phrasing makes rote sentiments (“I watch you when you are sleeping…”) feel lived. Tem certeza que deseja sair sem salvar suas alterações. It had the shortest number one run of their three chart toppers, despite being a two weeker. The biggest offender is the production, a “Whole Again” style drum loop that makes “Eternal Flame” a steady jog without particular highs and lows. The only slight mitigation is that it was a follow up single that nobody involved probably expected to have to make. The priority with “Eternal Flame” was to integrate new member Jenny Frost and steady the band, but they do too good a job: the singers’ vocal lines are barely distinguishable, and nobody has an ounce of character. Susanna Hoffs confirms the story in a couple of interviews. 2001 0. Index of reviews and scores so far Their version was produced by multi-platinum singer producer Ray Ruffin, and a music video directed by Phil Griffin was made for the song. Sadly not the last “take a classic song that works largely because of the power of one almighty vocalist, and strain it so thin among umpteen group members that it has absolutely no meaning any more” that we’ll be meeting. Print and download Eternal Flame sheet music by Atomic Kitten. Tinny production aside, it’s a much stronger recording than I gave it credit for. Dross and disrespectful. I don’t think they do a bad job with this song – I quite like the guitar figure and if you ask me, nicking the beat from Killing Me Softly (or nearly, I don’t know if they’re identical) shows some of the same audacity they had in the Katona era, just in a subtler way. And post-Kerry Kitten is really not that good at all.). Otherwise the only other interesting (and depressing) thing about Atomic Kitten’s Eternal Flame is that the fourteen year distance between this and the present at the time of writing is longer than the 12 year gap back to the Bangles original. Every record is someone’s first, but they don’t have to sound like it. Eternal Flame (song) → Eternal Flame – Of the items capitalised on the dab page, this one as chart hit for the Bangles and Atomic Kitten is most certainly more notable than the rest, and there's no need for disambiguation with differing capitalisation, see e.g. Well, I watched and came away angry that this dead-behind-the-eyes shite exists in the world. I don’t like the song, so not off to a good start, but it’s all so cheap and lazy. Listen to Atomic Kitten Eternal Flame MP3 song. Also, this version has a bassline so plodding that it could even be described as condescending. Atomic Kitten - Eternal Flame (Letra e música para ouvir) - Close your eyes / Give me your hand, darlin / Do you feel my heart beating / Do you understand / Do you feel the same / … Genres: Pop. (D)B7 Em A7 D Bm Am Do you feel t 7243 8 97805 0 5; CD). This is…, « ROBBIE WILLIAMS – “Eternity” / “The Road To Mandalay”, Dead Again: MP3s And The Dissolution Of Pop, The Music And Football Player Exchange, Notting Hill. I’ll forever stand by Whole Again as one of the great pop ballads of its era, but this was a dreadfully uninspired follow-up, the success of which sadly set the template for the rest of their careers. I always thought Liz McClarnon looked rather like a female version of Robbie Williams – they both have that ‘cheeky monkey’ phizog. But it makes “Eternal Flame” sound like the pop equivalent of a paint-by-numbers book. 'Eternal Flame' music video by Atomic Kitten. As for this record, I think it’s the worst cover version I’ve ever heard; it’s not even karaoke, it sounds like somebody singing along to their Walkman. Is this burning An eternal flame? But what then to make of Simply…, One of the charges you might level at Irish Model boybands is a lack of ambition. This time round, it wasn’t there in the first place. Atomic Kitten's Eternal Flame music video in high definition. These last pre-YouTube years are the heyday of the risk-free cover version, and the success rate of the strategy makes for too many dispiriting, forgettable hits. Popular is funded by the generosity of my Patreon patrons. Right Now Album Medley. “The Tide Is High…, If the abundance of Westlife could be narrowed down to a mere one signature hit, “Flying Without Wings” is it. Atomic Kitten had been an erratic band – much promotion, little success, until lightning stuck. And I like Jenny Frost. #8 Steps’ Chain Reaction didn’t come along until two months later. You could be one of them! Atomic Kitten – Eternal Flame. For once, the lads don’t realise their mistake in time to turn…, The scales of pop injustice tip in both directions. Hoffs stifled solo career bears this out. Although the chart of 26th May 2001 was close (highest new entry number seven), if static post Christmas weeks are ignored 15th Jan 2001 saw number eight equalled (Pet Shops Boys taking advantage of a quiet sales week, the same could be said of the re-entry of Prince’s 1999 at ten two years earlier) but the last time a mid year chart saw a lower higher new entry was over three years ago in 30th May 1998 (Smashing Pumpkins at 11 with Ava Adore). AK, however, well…. If not for a towering bunny we’d be discussing it in due course. Composição: Billy Steinberg / Susanna Hoffs / Tom Kelly. 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