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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David Lee Roth – Just A Gigolo/I Ain’t Got Nobody Louis Prima was best known for his version of “Just A Gigolo” paired with “I Ain’t Got Nobody” and it becomes the medley known later for David Lee Roth’s first solo venture, the E.P. ‘Crazy From The Heat. Roth’s version peaked at #3 on the…read more »
Jay Ferguson – Shakedown Cruise After leaving Jo Jo Gunne, Jay Ferguson embarked on a solo career with some early success. He had a Top 10 song with the title track to his album, ‘Thunder Island’. His second big hit peaked at #31, “Shakedown Cruise”. After moving on to score movies and TV shows, his…read more »
Pete Townshend – Face The Face From the concept album, ‘White City: A Novel’, the third track is the Top 40 single, “Face The Face”. Pete was using a new keyboard and wanted to bang out a new “upbeat rocker” with high energy. He then started adding more and more band instruments to add even…read more »
Nilsson – Coconut It’s considered a “novelty” song, but Harry Nilsson was a prolific writer and considered by many songwriters as one of the best of his day. From his critically acclaimed album, ‘Nilsson Schmilsson’, “Coconut” stayed on the chart for 14 weeks and peaked at #8. It was so popular that Billboard ranked it…read more »