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Jan 27th 2021 at 8:03:31 AM •••

Did we really need to delete all of those pages. Even if it was just a list of songs, the trope itself provides the context: The song most people think of.

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Feb 26th 2021 at 10:41:54 AM •••

I agree. There was no reason whatsoever to delete all those pages. Honestly, this whole "Zero-Context Examples" business just serves to make everything unnecessarily complicated.

Mar 7th 2021 at 4:07:10 AM •••

Yeah, like WTF? I'll put this on ATT and ask if we could restore.

Jan 20th 2021 at 8:38:37 AM •••

Shouldn't animes, video games, visual novels, etc have their own folders?

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Jan 15th 2021 at 2:41:26 PM •••

I'm just wondering, why do all these examples need context? What's there to say beyond "This is the most well known song of the franchise"? If we keep saying that over and over, won't that become repetitive after a while?

Sep 3rd 2016 at 9:15:13 PM •••

There seems to be a lot of complaining going on, right?

Apr 5th 2014 at 2:46:44 PM •••

Magnussen reverted a bunch of examples LaptopGuy and I fixed. Should we do something?

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Apr 6th 2014 at 2:40:18 AM •••

Message. I can see why it could be a honest mistake.

Aug 14th 2013 at 4:46:34 PM •••

Can individual band-members have signature songs? Like "Shock Me" for Ace Frehley, "Whiplash" for Jason Newsted, so on and so forth?

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Apr 5th 2014 at 2:45:18 PM •••

Sure. Just list them with double bullet points under the original band's entry.

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Sep 2nd 2012 at 11:04:38 AM •••

I disagree with "Art of Life" being X Japan's signature song. While I think many fans can agree "Art of Life" is their best, their signature songs are definitely "Kurenai" and "X".

Jun 6th 2012 at 4:47:24 PM •••

A lot of these seem to be pulled from nowhere, Maybe it's personal, but I'd argue "In Too Deep" was as much the signature song for Sum 41 as "Fat Lip", same with "Legs" for ZZ Top, All American Rejects have "Swing Swing" and "Move Along", Since Guitar Hero, Pat Benetar has "Hit me with your best shot", Foo Fighters has "Monkey Wrench", LMFAO have "Sexy and I know it". David Bowie and "Space Oddity" seems off too, since a lot of people don't know the song by name - surely, "Ziggy Stardust" is his signature. Fun. and "We are Young" seem unfair as it's their first major single.

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Jun 9th 2012 at 5:52:19 AM •••

Whereas One Direction, Chris Rene, Kirko Bangz, etc. are "fair"?

Mar 16th 2012 at 2:06:48 PM •••

Is this list supposed to be in alphabetical order? Cause it's not... unless I'm missing something.

Jan 8th 2011 at 3:29:39 AM •••

Why the quotation mark overhaul? Is there something wrong with italics? I'm reverting it until there's a bit of explanation.

Mar 20th 2010 at 8:16:53 AM •••

I'm just wondering when an artist would have too many equally famous songs to qualify for this trope. I agree with The Beatles and Elvis Presley being the top two contenders, but I know some of these entries have multiple examples. Two is probably fine, and three is probably still okay - but what about four? How much would be too much?

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Sep 29th 2011 at 9:11:15 PM •••

Three at the most. TBH a lot of bands really would have two signature songs.

Mar 10th 2010 at 2:43:25 PM •••

These are songs, not albums. Therefore, "Cornflake Girl" would be appropriate, not Cornflake Girl. Can someone fix this, or are there too many examples to fix it now?

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May 30th 2012 at 4:10:37 PM •••

Fix it; you have at least a 20-minute time limit to do so.

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