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    Default Your top 20 Sammy Hagar albums

    Just for fun:

    20. Sammy Hagar aka "the Red album" (1977)
    19. Musical Chairs (1977)
    18. Nine on a Ten Scale (1976)
    17. Livin' It Up (2006)
    16. Red Voodoo (1999)
    15. Three Lock Box (1982)
    14. VOA (1984)
    13. Paper Money (1974)
    12. Chickenfoot III (2011)
    11. F.U.C.K. (1991)
    10. Through the Fire (1983)
    9. Standing Hampton (1980)
    8. OU812 (1988)
    7. Danger Zone (1980)
    6. Chickenfoot s/t (2009)
    5. Balance (1995)
    4. Ten 13 (2000)
    3. Montrose (1973)
    2. 5150 (1986)
    1. Marching to Mars (1997)
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    Of albums I own and are not compilations:

    13) Living It Up
    12) VOA
    11) Red Voodoo
    10) Standing Hampton
    9) Marching to Mars
    8) Ten13
    7) CF1
    6) CFIII
    5) Montrose
    4) Balance
    3) FUCK
    2) 5150
    1) OU812
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    Quote Originally Posted by FredSavage View Post
    Just for fun:

    20. Sammy Hagar aka "the Red album" (1977)
    19. Musical Chairs (1977)
    18. Nine on a Ten Scale (1976)
    17. Livin' It Up (2006)
    16. Red Voodoo (1999)
    15. Three Lock Box (1982)
    14. VOA (1984)
    13. Paper Money (1974)
    12. Chickenfoot III (2011)
    11. F.U.C.K. (1991)
    10. Through the Fire (1983)
    9. Standing Hampton (1980)
    8. OU812 (1988)
    7. Danger Zone (1980)
    6. Chickenfoot s/t (2009)
    5. Balance (1995)
    4. Ten 13 (2000)
    3. Montrose (1973)
    2. 5150 (1986)
    1. Marching to Mars (1997)
    you like Marching to Mars more than anything he did with VH?

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    20. Street Machine
    19. Sammy Hagar (The Red Album)
    18. Cosmic Universal Fashion
    17. Not 4 Sale
    16. Livin' It Up
    15. Through the Fire
    14. Red Voodoo
    13. Marching to Mars
    12. Three Lock Box
    11. VOA
    10. Ten 13
    9. I Never Said Goodbye
    8. Standing Hampton
    7. Montrose
    6. Chickenfoot III
    5. Chickenfoot
    4. OU812
    3. Balance
    2. For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge
    1. 5150
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    Quote Originally Posted by It's Mike View Post
    you like Marching to Mars more than anything he did with VH?
    I really like Marching to Mars. I think that it's the best thing he ever did.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FredSavage View Post
    I really like Marching to Mars. I think that it's the best thing he ever did.
    It was the best thing he did in 1997.

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    I'd rather listen to MTM over OU812 or FUCK all day any day. But to me it doesn't touch 5150 or Balance.
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    5150 was Sammy's shining moment.....A great singer at the top of his game vocally and songwriting....and a big reason he currently resides in the RRHOF...IMHO of course....(I could make the argument that it was Ed's as well but that could possibly derail this thread )

    After 5150 you can rank them anyway you want with his time in Chickenfoot, Montrose and VH in the top 10.

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    5150 is definitely his shining moment as a singer. Sam at the top of his game.
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    Wow, HSAS isn't even mentioned in the same breath as Hagar's solo or Van Halen albums in this thread. That's shocking to me. It's in his Top 10, at least.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fontcow View Post
    Wow, HSAS isn't even mentioned in the same breath as Hagar's solo or Van Halen albums in this thread. That's shocking to me. It's in his Top 10, at least.
    Whiter Shade Of Pale is one of Sam's best performances. My favorite cover of that song.

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    5150, Dreams, Best Of Both Worlds, Mine All Mine, and When It's Love are Sam's absolute crowning achievements and nothing in his solo career comes close IMO. Ed is a pimp for having the talent to bring out the best in whoever is by his side.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fontcow View Post
    Wow, HSAS isn't even mentioned in the same breath as Hagar's solo or Van Halen albums in this thread. That's shocking to me. It's in his Top 10, at least.
    I picked it for #10. Through the Fire is a great album. I haven't listened to it in ages. Maybe if I had listened to it more recently, I would have listed it a little higher. Of the album's nine tracks, there isn't a dud on there.

    Of all the albums from that time and genre (early 80s AOR), it's one of the most overlooked. I'm not much of a Journey fan, but Neal Schon is pretty damn awesome here and had a good chemistry with Hagar.

    Maybe they lose points for their hair and wardrobe.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CaboChris View Post
    Whiter Shade Of Pale is one of Sam's best performances. My favorite cover of that song.
    IMHO, WSOP is one of his best vocal performances ever. Right up there with Dreams & 5150. The band killed it on most all that album, but especially that tune.. Listen close and hear some of "Lights" in Neals opening to WSOP..

    I wish Sam would give more attention to HSAS.

    The semi - HSAS reunion, Planet US, was clearly not up to par. Neal & Sammy were not on their game. Those tracks that ended up on Cosmic were lame (Pysco vertigo & Peephole come to mind) and sounded like a band trying very hard to be current. Neal definetly went on to make a great Journey record. We got "Livin it up".. Ugh..

    More HSAS pahleeezz Sam!

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    HSAS is done except for some one offs at concerts, ie Sam joins Journey on stage, Schon oins Sam etc. No one outside of a Van Halen or Journey board has ever even heard about them.

    I myself had totally forgotten about them until I joined here.
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