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Starship: We Built This City (1985)

Starship performs in the music video "We Built This City" from the album "Knee Deep in the Hoopla" recorded for Grunt Records. Mickey Thomas opens the video sing before a darkened landscape... See full summary »

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Francis Delia (as Frank Delia)
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Jefferson Starship ... Themselves (as Starship)
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Starship performs in the music video "We Built This City" from the album "Knee Deep in the Hoopla" recorded for Grunt Records. Mickey Thomas opens the video sing before a darkened landscape and then a statue of Abraham Lincoln. Grace Slick sings in a city illuminated by neon signs. The two sing together with the band on stage while pictures of skyscrapers stand behind them. Written by Shatterdaymorn

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Despite the song's commercial success, it has appeared on several "worst song" lists, topping a 2011 Rolling Stone poll of worst songs of the 1980s by a wide margin. See more »

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September 1985 (USA) See more »

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