Yacht Rockers

Entertainment: Music Genre

Subgenre of soft rock and adult-oriented rock. Important factors according to the creators of the Yacht Rock web series: High production values Use of "elite" Los Angeles-based studio musicians and producers Jazz and R&B influences Use of electric piano Complex and wry lyrics Lyrics about heartbroken, foolish men, particularly involving the word "fool" An upbeat rhythm called the "Doobie Bounce"

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1

Orleans

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100% (1 of 1 votes)

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REO Speedwagon

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100% (5 of 5 votes)

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Climax Blues Band

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100% (1 of 1 votes)

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Chicago (Band)

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100% (3 of 3 votes)

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Peter Frampton

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71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

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Pablo Cruise

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33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

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Player

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33.33% (5 of 15 votes)

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Dr. Hook

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33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

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Dan Fogelberg

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33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

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Michel Pagliaro

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25.00% (2 of 8 votes)

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Billy Joel

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11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

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Nicolette Larson

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Little River Band

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Kenny Loggins

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Jim Messina

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Toto (Band)

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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Gino Vannelli

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Walter Egan

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0% (0 of 5 votes)

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Eric Carmen

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Dave Mason

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Bobby Caldwell

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Poco

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Gerry Rafferty

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Boz Scaggs

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Seals and Crofts

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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Steely Dan

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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Donald Fagen

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Hall and Oates

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Bertie Higgins

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Rupert Holmes

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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Al Jarreau

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Robbie Dupree

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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England Dan and John Ford Coley

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Firefall

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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The Doobie Brothers

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Michael McDonald (Vocalist)

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Jimmy Buffett

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Christopher Cross

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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America

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0% (0 of 2 votes)

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Ambrosia

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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George Benson

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Stephen Bishop

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Captain and Tennille

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0% (0 of 5 votes)

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Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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Paul Davis

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Chuck Mangione

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Elvin Bishop

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Atlanta Rhythm Section

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Exile

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

50

Gordon Lightfoot

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0% (0 of 5 votes)

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Air Supply

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Looking Glass

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0% (0 of 1 votes)

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10cc

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0% (0 of 0 votes)

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Ace

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0% (0 of 1 votes)