Fleetwood Mac – Rumours

From February of 1977 we have Fleetwood Mac’s Rumours. It’s a breezy 39:03 worth of light rock that went on to sell a cool 40 million copies. Most of us probably know the story about this one so I’ll save it and just point people toward the wiki if they are unaware of Rumours’ backstory. (and even if you do know the story the wiki on this one is pretty good, I think Hollywoodhas dropped the ball on not making a movie of the making of this album, sure it would be NC-17, but I’d watch it)

http://grooveshark.com/#/album/Rumours/165375?src=5 (this version has Silver Spring included as a second track number 7, it’s a well known and popular song so you can listen to it if you’re groovin’ or skip it if you would like to strictly adhere to the “album as it was released” ethos)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rumours

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