Every weekday at 3:45pm, Shawn Foxx gives you the Forgotten 45 @ :45! He plays a song that you haven’t heard in so long, you’ve forgotten it. The Forgotten 45 @ :45, only on 105.7 KOKZ!
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The Doobie Brothers – The Doctor In 1989, The Doobie Brothers reformed after splitting in 1982. Originals, Tom Johnston, Pat Simmons, Tiran Porter, John Hartman, Michael Hossack, Bobby Lakind, released ‘Cycles’, the first album since 1980’s ‘One Step Closer’. Immediately, the excitement for the newly reformed Doobies was felt across the country. A single, “The…read more »
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes – If You Don’t Know Me By Now One of the most popular Philly Soul groups of the 70s, Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes released “If You Don’t Know Me By Now” in late 1972. With then, current member, Teddy Pedergrass on vocals, the song topped the Hot…read more »
The Alan Parsons Project – Eye In The Sky The title track from the sixth studio album from The Alan Parsons Project, “Eye In The Sky” hit the Hot 100 and peaked at #3! The opening track, “Sirius” is an instrumental that segues into “Eye In The Sky” and is also well-known for being the…read more »
Reunion – Life Is A Rock Released as a single by a group of session musicians in September 1974, they called themselves Reunion and recorded a novelty song not expecting anything to come of it… It was a tribute song to the years of radio’s “hey-day” from the 50s-70s. “Life Is A Rock (But The…read more »
Foreigner – Dirty White Boy Written by Lou Gramm and Mick Jones for the the band’s third album, ‘Head Games’ released in 1979, “Dirty White Boy” was written about the sentiment so many parents had about the presence of Elvis Presley in the early days of rock ‘n’ roll. He was shaking his hips and swaggering while he…read more »
Eric Clapton – Forever Man The first single released from his 1985 “Behind The Sun” album, “Forever Man” hit the #1 spot on Billboard’s Top Rock Tracks chart. On the Hot 100, it peaked at #26 and had a video on MTV that featured his touring band. Clapton wearing a long trenchcoat, stands above the…read more »