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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Steve Perry – She’s Mine Steve Perry decided to test his chops as a solo artist, taking some time off of Journey and releasing his debut album, ‘Street Talk’ in 1984. We all know the popularity of the Top 10 “Oh Sherry” then followed by the Top 20 single, “Foolish Heart”, but the third single…read more »
The Smithereens – To Much Passion Released as the second single from the album, ‘Blow Up’ and at the tail end of 1991. “Too Much Passion” had a lot of airplay on MTV and did fairly well on Top 40, just breaking in and peaking at #37. The late Pat DiNizio said that he wrote…read more »
Tommy Shaw – Girls With Guns This was Tommy Shaw of Styx’s debut as a solo artist. The album, ‘Girls With Guns’ came out in 1984 and was his introduction to the masses after leaving Styx. The title track was the first single and did well on the Mainstream Rock chart where it peaked at…read more »
David Bowie and Mick Jagger – Dancing in the Street Recorded today in 1985 for the Live Aid fundraising event, Bowie and Jagger covered the Martha & The Vandellas 1964 hit, “Dancing in the Street”. A video followed and was in heavy rotation in MTV. The song did very well and peaked at #7 on…read more »
Aerosmith – Last Child The first single to be released from the landmark Aerosmith album, ‘Rocks’, “Last Child” hit the Top 40, climbing the charts and eventually peaking at #21 on the Hot 100. Brad Whitford plays some of his best guitar work on this and is credited as co-writer with Steven Tyler. It’s still…read more »