Forgotten 45 @ :45

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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Bananarama – I Heard A Rumour “I Heard A Rumour” was a Top 10 hit for Bananarama, peaking at #4 on the Hot 100. It was on the soundtrack for the Fat Boys movie, Disorderlies.  It was also a Billboard Dance Club Songs hit, peaking at #3.read more »

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Happy 73rd birthday to the legendary Linda Ronstadt! Linda Ronstadt – Oo Baby Baby Of course, the original was recorded by The Miracles in 1965, but when Linda Ronstadt released her cover of it in 1978, she took it to new heights and it peaked at #7 on the Hot 100! Remember her performance with…read more »

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Jane Child – Don’t Wanna Fall In Love Canadian Jane Child went to #2 for 3 consecutive weeks with her hit, “Don’t Wanna Fall In Love” from her eponymous debut album, in 1990. This was actually the second single released after, “Welcome To The Real World” did nothing. One of the most impressive parts of…read more »

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Lee Michaels – Do You Know What I Mean A huge hit from his 1971 album called, “5th”. The single was all over the radio and peaked at #6 and was ranked as high as #19 on the Hot 100 Year End chart.read more »

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Terence Trent d’Arby – Wishing Well “Wishing Well” was the second single released from TTD’Arby’s debut album, ‘Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D’Arby’. His style and sound could have easily been mistaken for that of Prince in certain times of his career. Smooth, pop, soul that stood out from the other tracks of…read more »

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Steely Dan – Josie Coming off the 1977 masterpiece, ‘Aja’. this song was more of a conventional rocker, whereas much of the rest of the album was a mix of jazz and rock. Allmusic critic Stewart Mason praises the song’s “sly irony and danceable R&B groove.”  Seguin Gazette-Enterprise reviewer J.J. Syrja notes that the song even echoes disco, but doesn’t…read more »