… and Bad For You.
News that the UK government has been considering a tax on soft drinks in order to tackle childhood obesity has produced the expected noises from Coca Cola, and the Food & Drink Federation who urged the government to delay it following the Brexit vote.
Eh? Leaving the European Union would cut down on the growing rates of diabetes and obesity in the UK?
The new British Prime Minister, Theresa May, seems to believe that given her “watered down obesity strategy“.
Whatever, it’s given me an excuse to sort through the tracks in my archive which have the word ‘sugar’ in the title.
01. Bob Marley – Sugar Sugar
02. Fleetwood Mac – Sugar Daddy
03. Bonnie Raitt – Sugar Mama
04. Lonnie Donegan – Sal’s Got A Sugar Lip
05. Dock Boggs – Sugar Baby
06. John Martyn – Sugar Lump
07. Patto – Sugar Cube 1967
08. Canned Heat – Sugar Bee
09. k.d. lang – Sugar Moon
10. Louise Post – Sugar Mountain
11. The Pointer Sisters – Sugar
12. Wilson Pickett – Sugar, Sugar
Note: There’s a downloadable compilation of Jazzy Sugar tracks here.