Robert Plant - "In The Mood"
from the album The Principle Of Moments (1983)
Billboard Hot 100 peak: #39 (two weeks)
Weeks in the Top-40: 5
Today's Song of the Day is by Led Zeppelin's iconic rock singer Robert Plant, who had already had his first top-40 solo hit in 1983 with the first single from his sophomore album, "Big Log". For the second release from the record, Plant released "In The Mood", a more atmospheric number with not much in the way of lyrics, written by the singer with touring bandmates Robbie Blunt and Paul Martinez. Genesis' Phil Collins fills in on drums here as well...
"In The Mood" became Plant's fourth top-10 rock hit, as well as spending over a month in the top-40 on the pop chart in January (It . In his native Britain, it was less successful, stalling out at #81. (It was also
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