In the music industry, the term one-hit wonder is used to describe an artist primarily known for a sole hit single. Description of a one-hit wonder in the United States defines a hit single as one which hits the top 40 of the national singles chart.
The ’80s had some great tracks, especially some of the one-hit wonders. You know the ones. Here is our pick for this week.
Lipps, Inc. was a band from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. The group was best known for the chart-topping 1980 worldwide hit single “Funkytown”, which hit No. 1 in 28 different countries around the world and was certified as double-platinum in sales.