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Anyone know where I can find a list of the top 100 or so music hits in SPANISH from each year starting at the 50s or 60?

Your best source will be Los 40 Principales, or as it's known now Los 40. It started in Spain during the 60s as a 40 hits countdown and evolved to a broadcast network. Since their beginning they ...
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Looking for jazz tracks that use the trombone and the tuba

It sounds like you're teaching yourself to identify instruments according to their sound. In that spirit, here's an answer toward that end. Try searching for music by brass ensembles, concert bands, ...
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If a song was released in 2014 as a single, and released the following year (2015) on an album, what's the true release date of the song?

My opinion is a song's true release date is the date it was published, not the date of it being played live on album or introduced as a single live. The true date is the date when it appears on CD or ...
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If a song was released in 2014 as a single, and released the following year (2015) on an album, what's the true release date of the song?

If a song is released as a single, that is its release date. Subsequent inclusion on an album does not change that date. For example, Blur released She's So High as a single in 1990; it was then ...
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Anyone know where I can find a list of the top 100 or so music hits in SPANISH from each year starting at the 50s or 60?

Latin America and Spanish speaking nations are not a single entity. Each nation is independent. You will never find all of them aggregated. If you find such a list, it should include For the 70's ...
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Looking to compile a list of songs about ghosts

not sure if you're looking for a particular genre, but old traditional folk ballads have some ghost-related songs. La Llorona: here's a link to a Wikipedia article about it, with lyrics. There are ...
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Looking for jazz tracks that use the trombone and the tuba

You can start with these stylistically very diverse tuba solos: Mattis Cederberg "Tangerine" New Bumpers Jazz "Doctor Jazz" Bob Stewart "First Line"
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How do I cultivate an amazingly large collection of listening music?

I have a collection like the one you seek, but I amassed it gradually, over the course of decades. I shudder to think how much money it represents in total. It would probably take me months to listen ...
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How do I cultivate an amazingly large collection of listening music?

Try AI recommendation platforms like Pandora. The more you listen, the more it will understand your taste, and recommend other similar music
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Looking to compile a list of songs about ghosts

"With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm" (1934), lyrics by R. P. Weston and Bert Lee, music by Harris Weston "Casper the Friendly Ghost Theme", by Mack David and Jerry Livingston &...
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How can I discover new music based on what I have downloaded as mp3

Use an scrobbler like Last.fm. It will detect the songs you listen to using the ID3 tags embedded in the files and will suggest new music based on what you have been listening to. Last.fm was a huge ...
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Looking to compile a list of songs about ghosts

Graceful Ghost Rag - William Bolcom The Ghost Inside - Broken Bells Ghostbusters Theme - Roy Parker Jr. ...
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Looking for Classical/Romantic Music that used a String Quartet/Quintet with a Lute/Guitar

You may find this book helpful: Annala, Hannu, and Heiki Ma╠łtlik. 2007. Handbook of guitar and lute composers. Pacific, MO: Mel Bay. It appears to be available as an ebook, which would facilitate ...
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Looking for Classical/Romantic Music that used a String Quartet/Quintet with a Lute/Guitar

The best known guitar quintets are the four written by Luigi Boccherini. There are several others listed at the Petrucci Music Library.
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