Paul from Chicago IllinoisThe song brought me out of deep inner BS and put a smile on me face. Can't forget the scene in White Teeth the Zadie Smith novel, made into a TV movie. Archie was standing at the bottom of the stairs and his Jamaican goddess beckons him.
Anthony Bravington from UkOther songs by Steve Harley, What about Sebastion?. That was surely the one which, though it wasn't a big success, got him noticed?
Hugh from Oxford, Oxfordshire, United KingdomI heard this song on the medical drama House, MD It was used during the scene where Greg (House) and Alvie play foosball. It was used during the football (soccer for all you yanks) scenes in the Full Monty.
Marc from Liverpool, United KingdomI met him once in a bar in Liverpool, he is a charming man and spent ther whole afternoon chatting and drinking with a couple of us, a little known fact is that steve has polio and as a youngster wore a caliper on his leg.
Terry from Nyc, NyThis track was also prominently featured in the cult film Velvet Goldmine, about the rise and fall of the 1970's decadent glam rock era. The film's main character Brian Slade, was based on David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust character. Bowie disapproved of the film , so a variety of other glam era and glam-influenced music was used instead.
Capone from Glasgow, United KingdomThe song has been reissued twice - a 1992 release reached Number 46; and a 1995 release reached Number 33 after being used in the Carlsberg TV advertisement.
Tricky from Swindon, United Kingdomlove it love it has to be played LOUD and gets me dancing EVERY TIME fond memories of the 70s xxx
Andy from London, EnglandThe best cover of this that I've heard was by 70's glam rocker Suzi Quatro!
Dan from Renmark, Australialuv this song, a classic that brings back memories of the 70's. listening to music like the eagles, chicago, boston, supertramp, foreigner, kate bush, david essex, leo sayer. and in australia, ac/dc, angels, radiators, midnight oil & cold chisel.
Paul from Galway, IrelandGreat song. An oldie, but a goodie.
Brian from Nr Woodstock, Oxon., EnglandThere's a cracking acoustic version of Make Me Smile (Come Up And See Me) by Steve Harley on an album called "Stripped To The Bare Bones". The album is recorded live in the UK and is just Steve and another musician who's name for the moment escapes me. Good excuse to dig out the album and play it tonight!
Dean from Pune, IndiaThe song has been covered more than 100 times in seven languages and has been featured in the movie THE FULL MONTY. Steve Harley rocks!!!!
The video for Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" pays homage to the classic 1995 film Clueless with the rapper playing Cher and featured singer Charli XCX portraying Tai. It was filmed at some of the same locations used in the movie.
Carla Thomas became the first woman to achieve a Top 10 hit on the Hot 100 with a song she wrote herself when "Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)" reached the chart's top tier in 1961. Thomas was just 16-years-old when she penned it.