Venus" is a 1969 song written by Dutch musician Robbie van Leeuwen. In 1970, the Dutch rock band Shocking Blue took the song to number one in nine countries. In 1986, the British female pop group Bananarama returned the song to number one in seven countries. The composition has been featured in numerous films, television shows and commercials, and covered dozens of times by artists around the world.
Shocking Blue was a Dutch rock band formed in The Hague in 1967. The band had a number of psychedelic rock hits throughout the counterculture movements era during the 1960s and early 1970s, including "Send Me a Postcard", "Love Buzz", and "Venus". The latter became their biggest hit, and reached on the . Billboard Hot 100 and many other countries during 1969 and 1970. The band had sold 1. million records by 1973 but disbanded in 1974.
Album, 1968, Polydor. 7. California Here I Come.
A3. I'll Write Your Name Through The Fire. At Home (LP, Album, Gat). Metronome, Pink Elephant. At Home (LP, Album).
Produced by Robbie van Leeuwen. A godness on a mountain top Was burning like a silver flame The summit of beauty and love And Venus was her name. Her weapons were her crystal eyes Making every man mad Black as the dark night she was Got what no-one else had WoW! She's got it Yeah, baby, she's got it Well, I'm your Venus I'm your fire, at your desire Well, I'm your Venus I'm your fire, at your desire. One of the very few non British or American to top the charts in both the UK and the US (and almost everywhere else in the world). In 1969 Dutch pop/rock group Shocking Blue scored their biggest hit. From the group’s first album At Home. In 1986, British pop group Bananarama also reached the top of the charts with their cover.
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Аккорды: Shocking Blue - "Venus". Тон. Venus (from 1969 album "At Home") Written by Robbie van Leeuwen The intro is a fast rythmic tremolo on B7sus4. I play it with a bar on the seventh fret: 797977 and afterwards slide the pointer finger quickly on the E-string from 7 down to 0 to play the Em: 022000 Intro: H7sus4 Em A Em A. H7sus4 Em A Em A Em A Em A Em A Em A A goddess on a mountain top. Em A Em A Was burning like a silver flame, Em A Em A The summit of beauty and love, Em A Em And Venus was her name.
Shocking Blue version on the charts. Other cover versions.