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    Sinners Swing.... adore Eddies playing on Sinners !!
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    Gosh, that's a tough one. I feel like I'm the One should be a radio staple just because of how awesome it is, but there's a bunch that fall into that category. In A Simple Rhyme. Romeo Delight. There's a bunch of great songs that don't get that type of radio play.

    Taking a look outside of just pure popularity, I agree Sinner's Swing is just kind of overlooked when people talk about great VH songs so I would definitely vote for that being a candidate.

    Big Bad Bill could be a candidate simply because no other rock band in the same category could pull something like that off, and not only not sound complete dumb for trying, but to make it sound legitimately great.

    I don't know if I could pick just one and I'm sure I'm forgetting a bunch in there.

    Sammy years I'd maybe go with Dream is Over.
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    General public-wise?

    "Summer Nights," "Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)," "She's the Woman," and "Stay Frosty" should've been more popular singles/radio releases. Maybe they could've been pushed or promoted more.

    VH themselves-wise? "Feel Your Love Tonight," "Somebody Get Me a Doctor," "In a Simple Rhyme," "Drop Dead Legs," and "Once" should have easily been released as singles. All so fuck-ing cat-chy!

    VH Links fans-wise?

    "Up for Breakfast" because whether you hate the lyrics or not the groove and catchiness of it rivals some of their prior hits from '86-'96.

    That's my Top 10 and I'm going to say the #1 for the short answer would be "Stay Frosty."
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    I concur with Top Jimmy...1984 just had so many hits that it gets overshadowed. Put TJ on a other album and I think it would have gotten more attention.

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    Top Jimmy doesn't get much love around here.

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    Loss Of Control, because most people here hate it and the general public has never heard of it at this point.

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    Stay Frosty first came to mind.
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    Top Jimmy is one of my faves, and I like Drop Dead Legs too.

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    Probably not on this site, per se, but I think in general itís gotta be ďIn A Simple RhymeĒ. Itís just epic and I donít know how many non fans get the opportunity to hear it. Did they ever play it on tour?
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