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one-hit wonder

A recording artist known for only one hit song, especially after failing at subsequent attempts at success.
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Eleven years ago, Arrested Development became one of Southern hip-hop's first crossover successes with “Tennessee,” a wistful, bohemian-influenced song about the scars of history. But the group was a one-hit wonder.

Submitted on July 10, 2018

Additional definitions for 'one-hit wonder':

one-hit wonderA musical performer or musical group known for a single hit song, especially after failing at later attempts at success.
one-hit wonderA person or group known for achieving only a single major accomplishment.
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