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 O’Jays – For The Love Of Money Philadelphia Souls group, The O’Jays, recorded a song written by Kenneth Gamble, Leon Huff, and Anthony Jackson. The title comes from the Bible passage 1 Timothy 6:10 “For the love of money is the root of all evil: which while some coveted after, they have erred from the faith, and…read more »
Saga – On The Loose The Canadian band was about to release their second album, ‘Worlds Apart’ when a new cable channel focused on music video was launched called MTV. Saga’s management suggested making a video for the second single, “On The Loose” which ended up being advantageous since the fledgling music channel didn’t have a…read more »
The Bay City Rollers – I Only Want To Be With You “I Only Want To Be With You” has been on the U.S. Top 40 three times in 3 decades. The original hit #12 on Billboard’s Hot 100 in 1963 and was the debut single from Dusty Springfield. Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45 also…read more »
Men At Work – Dr. Heckyll & Mr. Jive This was Men At Work’s last Top 40 single in the U.S. It entered the Hot 100 at #67 in September 1983 and eventually peaked at #28. Like the other videos from Men At Work, they were comedic and fun. Lead singer and main songwriter, Colin…read more »
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Jammin’ Me The first and only charting single from the album, ‘Let me Up, I’ve Had Enough’, “Jammin’ Me” peaked at #18 on Billboard’s Hot 100, but hit #1 on the Mainstream Rock chart. This was the third single to do that from TP&TH. Guitarist, Mike Campbell, wrote the…read more »
Rick Springfield – Human Touch “Human Touch” was Rick Springfield’s only Top 40 hit in the U.K. “Jessie’s Girl” was a worldwide hit, but only peaked at #43. The U.K. considers him a “One Hit Wonder” since only 1983’s ‘Human Touch” peaked higher at #23. That led to a performance on Top Of The Pops.…read more »