History Music / Roxette

4th Apr '17 10:07:19 PM alnair20aug93
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* ChristmasSongs: "It Must Have Been Love" was originally a melancholic Christmas song added with with the subtitle "Christmas for the Broken Hearted". The Christmas references were omitted when the song was put on the ''Film/PrettyWoman'' soundtrack.

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* ChristmasSongs: "It Must Have Been Love" was originally a melancholic Christmas song added with with the subtitle "Christmas for the Broken Hearted". The Christmas references were omitted when once the song was put on the ''Film/PrettyWoman'' soundtrack.soundtrack, and this is the most known version of the song.
4th Apr '17 10:02:04 PM alnair20aug93
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* ChristmasSongs: "It Must Have Been Love" was originally a melancholic Christmas song added with with the subtitle "Christmas for the Broken Hearted". The Christmas references were omitted when the song was put on the ''Film/PrettyWoman'' soundtrack.
23rd Jan '17 5:32:25 PM Xtifr
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* SuperGroup: At least to Swedes of a certain age. Marie was already a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTiWZGuHUWk successful solo artist]], and Per had been the frontman of NewWave band [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QfpvAl_Xqg Gyllene Tider]] before they formed Roxette.

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* SuperGroup: At least to Swedes of a certain age. Marie was already a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTiWZGuHUWk successful solo artist]], and Per had been the frontman of NewWave NewWaveMusic band [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QfpvAl_Xqg Gyllene Tider]] before they formed Roxette.
8th Jan '17 4:23:02 AM Exxolon
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* VocalTagTeam

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* VocalTagTeamVocalTagTeam: While the original intent was for Marie to sing lead vocals on most of the songs, in practice Per also sang on some of their hits too including their breakthrough hit "The Look".
30th Jun '16 12:27:22 AM beergood
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* ''Good Karma'' (2016)



* {{Determinator}} - PluckyGirl: After her struggle with cancer, Marie can no longer read or count, is blind in one eye and has some loss of movement in her right side - this has not stopped her peforming a full world tour with the band.

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* {{Determinator}} - PluckyGirl: After her struggle with cancer, Marie can no longer read or count, is blind in one eye and has some loss of movement in her right side - this has side. This did not stopped stop her peforming a full world tour with the band.band, though she has now had to give up playing live.
20th Jun '16 11:42:02 AM zoyciteyouma
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* SingerNameDrop: Done in "Joyride".

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* SingerNameDrop: Done in "Joyride". Also the first thing heard in "Dance Away".
29th Dec '15 2:46:05 PM Exxolon
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* TheSixties: The video to "June Afternoon is one long homage to the decade.
28th Apr '15 11:12:58 PM Ospero
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* AlbumTitleDrop: ''Look Sharp!'' is a cutaway vocal line by Per just before the guitar solo on "Dressed for Success" on the album. ''Joyride'' and ''Crash! Boom! Bang!'' are named after songs on the albums themselves.

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* AlbumTitleDrop: ''Look Sharp!'' is a cutaway vocal line by Per just before the guitar solo on "Dressed for Success" on the album. ''Joyride'' and ''Crash! Boom! Bang!'' are named after songs on the albums themselves. ''Have a Nice Day'' appears at the end of the first line of the third verse of "You Can't Put Your Arms Around What's Already Gone".
5th Apr '15 3:38:11 AM beergood
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* BreakawayPopHit: The aforementioned [[Film/PrettyWoman "It Must Have Been Love"]]. To a lesser extent, [[Film/SuperMarioBros "Almost Unreal"]], though [[OldShame they're less than proud of it]].



* {{Determinator}} - PluckyGirl: Marie can no longer read or count, is blind in one eye and has some loss of movement in her right side - this has not stopped her peforming a full world tour with the band.

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* {{Determinator}} - PluckyGirl: After her struggle with cancer, Marie can no longer read or count, is blind in one eye and has some loss of movement in her right side - this has not stopped her peforming a full world tour with the band.band.
* ExcitedShowTitle: "How Do You Do!", "Crash! Boom! Bang!"



* RearrangeTheSong: "It Must Have Been Love" came back in a country-tinged remake for the "Tourism" album. "Travelling" features both guitar-heavy and synth-heavy mixes of "It's Possible", [[SarcasmMode creatively]] labeled "Version 1" and "Version 2".
* RevivalByCommercialization: "The Look", after its reappearance in RockBand.

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* RearrangeTheSong: RearrangeTheSong:
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"It Must Have Been Love" came back in a country-tinged remake for the "Tourism" album. album.
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"Travelling" features both guitar-heavy and synth-heavy mixes of "It's Possible", [[SarcasmMode creatively]] labeled "Version 1" and "Version 2".
* RevivalByCommercialization: "The Look", after its reappearance in RockBand. ** "Soul Deep" off ''Pearls Of Passion'' was remixed and included on ''Music/{{Joyride}}''.


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* SuperGroup: At least to Swedes of a certain age. Marie was already a [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTiWZGuHUWk successful solo artist]], and Per had been the frontman of NewWave band [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0QfpvAl_Xqg Gyllene Tider]] before they formed Roxette.
* TitledAfterTheSong: Named for Music/DoctorFeelgood's song "Roxette".
21st Dec '14 12:59:17 AM MrMatt
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* ''Joyride'' (1991)

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* ''Joyride'' ''Music/{{Joyride}}'' (1991)
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