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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Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Celebrating what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 73rd birthday! Queen – Play The Game The first song on the album, ‘The Game’, released in 1980, “Play The Game” didn’t quite break the Top 40, peaking at #42 on the Hot 100. However, it is a beloved single among Queen fans and was even included on…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

John Mellencamp – Get A Leg Up ‘Whenever We Wanted” was John Mellencamp’s eleventh studio album and the first to have dropped the “Cougar” moniker. Released in 1991, the album went platinum and was a Top 20 on the album chart. It was also more rock-edged as Mellencamp admitted that he, “put [the accordions and…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Little River Band – Man On Your Mind Released in 1981 on the ‘Time Exposure’ album, “Man On Your Mind” was the third and final single released, peaking at #14 on the Hot 100, following hits, “Take It Easy On Me” and “The Night Owls”.read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Franke & The Knockouts – Sweetheart This band out of New Jersey had it’s debut single become it’s most successful and highest charting single, going Top 10, peaking at #10. “Sweetheart” spent 19 weeks on the chart and was the 50th biggest single of 1981!read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Kansas – Play The Game Tonight From the 1982 release, ‘Vinyl Confessions’, the band’s sixth Top 40 hit, “Play The Game Tonight” peaked at #17 and had a video running on MTV. The video has a pair of hooded beings playing chess. One in white and the other in black. White, symbolizing life man’s accomplishments…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Prince & The Revolution – Pop Life The follow-up album to the MEGA-successful ‘Purple Rain’, Prince & The Revolution changed gears and brought a new sound to the album, ‘Around The World In A Day’.  “Raspberry Beret” was the first single and that had a bit of an electric folk sound, much like the rest…read more »

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