The rest of the list was largely made up of big-hitting pop tracks including 'Drunk in Love' by Beyoncé (left)Spotify also looked for the most popular songs featured in 'love' playlists, of which there are 28 million.Rihanna's 'Stay' (left) came in second and 'Not a Bad Thing' by Justin Timberlake (right) was third Using MRI scans, Canadian scientists found that areas in the reward centre of the brain - the same part activated when we have sex or eat our favourite foods - became active when people heard a song for the first time.'When people listen to a piece of music they have never heard before, activity in one brain region can reliably and consistently predict whether they will like or buy it,' said researcher Valorie Salimpoor of the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital."Gee, it's a drag about your dad", he's alleged to have said to the jazz pianist Romano Mussolini, son of the dictator, although Gavin can't confirm it."You gotta realise, Chet was not that intelligent", says one of his former girlfriends, Ruth Young. He just did it." His old employer from the famous piano-less quartet of the early Fifties, Gerry Mulligan, speaks of Chet as "a kind of freak talent.He sounds impossibly young and romantic as he croons the corny words in that inimitable, emotionally deadened, high tenor voice, and you can't help but read into it all the pain that was to follow.
A man who is ingeniously mechanically inclined, meticulous and tidy in his work, a born leader, always the alpha in a pack of men, uses keen logic in everything he does, is particularly good in running a business, extraordinarily talented in finding new ways to generate money, a quick learner and highly intelligent(smart enough to be dangerous to anyone who gets on his bad side), articulate in speech (and thus is usually seen attached to a cell phone), and generally family based.
Chets make good faithful husbands, fearless patriots, successful business owners, loving fathers, fulfilling lovers, honest Christians, stoic protectors of all that is dear to a man, awesome friends, keen outdoorsmen, wicked-cool inventors, and dangerous pranksters. If a Chet doesn't know you that well, then it is in your best interest to always be polite to him.
Do not expect to insult a Chet without losing your job or social standing as he will thoroughly shame you and put you in your rightful place. Often they are misunderstood and thought of as assholes, when in reality, they are just blunt and don't put up with crap from anyone.
"He started out as James Dean and ended up as Charles Manson", says an old friend, just in case we're missing the point.
The biography has been lambasted in a New York Times review for its supposed prurience.