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Whip It
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Beautiful World [2010 Remastered Version]
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Girl U Want
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Freedom Of Choice
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(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction [Booji Boy Version]

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One of new wave's most innovative and (for a time) successful bands, Devo was also perhaps one of its most misunderstood. Formed in Akron, Ohio, in 1972 by Kent State art students Jerry Casale and Mark Mothersbaugh, Devo took their name from their concept of "de-evolution" -- the idea that instead of evolving, mankind has actually regressed, as evidenced by the dysfunction and herd mentality of American society. Their music echoed this view of society as rigid, repressive, and m... Read more

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