Kinks – Plastic Man / 1969

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The plan for a hit with Plastic Man  backfired when the use of the word ‘bum‘ (in the line “…plastic legs that reach up to his plastic bum”) meant that the BBC refused to play the song. The single only managed to reach #31 in the UK and the following two Kinks singles failed to chart altogether.

Kinks 1969

Plastic Man mp3

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