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The Kinks

Celluloid Heroes

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“Celluloid Heroes” is a song performed by The Kinks and written by their lead vocalist and principal songwriter, Ray Davies. It debuted on their 1972 album Everybody’s in Show-Biz. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Some who succeeded and some who suffered in vain ... Some that you recognise, some that you've hardly even heard of ... People who worked and suffered and struggled for fame

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Popular in Rock (See Charts): Bohemian Rhapsody, Stairway To Heaven, Beat It, Give In To Me, Wherever You Will Go, Stigmatized, Nothing'S Changed, Hotel California, Imagine, and Nothing Else Matters.


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