Originally Posted by JohnM
Because they had better songs "The Sixteens", "Love is like Oxygen", "Action", "Teenage Rampage" and "Fox on the Run". They also seemed to take themselves not too serriously.
I always that the Marc Bolan just liked posing and showing how good looking he was. "20th century boy" and "Metal Guru" are still very good songs.
Don't forget 'Get It On'. My band are playing that song.