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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The Temptations – Psychedelic Shack The Temptations all but abandoned the “Motown sound” by 1970, recording and releasing this psychedelic sound with rock guitars, synths and multi-tracked drums in 1969. The intro uses sound effects of entering the “psychedelic shack” and then adding one of the very first “samples” used in music, one of their…read more »

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In memory of Roxette’s,┬áMarie Fredriksson, who passed away after a long and valiant fight against a cancerous brain tumor…. Roxette – JoyrideThe The title track from their 1991 album, “Joyride” was written by the guy in the duo, Per Gessle, who said it came from a note his girlfriend (now wife) left him on his…read more »

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The O’Jays – Back Stabbers It’s the title track to the 1972 album, “Back Stabbers” was the single that became the mainstream “break-through” for the band. The album hit the Top 10 on the Billboard Pop Album chart and had 2 hits – “Back Stabbers” (#3) and “Love Train” which hit #1!read more »

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Huey Lewis & The News – Doing It All For My baby Huey Lewis & The News were all over the radio and MTV in the 80s. The 1987 release ‘Fore!’ helped the band become the first to have 5 Top 10 Hot 100 singles from the same album! The first single was “Stuck With…read more »

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Ambrosia – Holdin’ On To Yesterday This is Ambrosia’s first single released from their eponymous debut in 1975. “Holdin’ On To Yesterday” hit the Top 20, peaking at #17 in the U.S.!read more »

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The Escape Club – Wild, Wild West This is one of those songs that topped the charts but then, after years and years, stopped being played on the radio. The Escape Club released their debut album, “Wild, Wild West” in 1988 and the title track was the first single. That was so popular on the…read more »

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