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!

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 »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

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 »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Boz Scaggs – Jojo Boz Scaggs hired members of Toto to back him up on the ‘Middle Man’ album which consisted of 2 Top 20 hits – “Breakdown Dead Ahead (#15) and Jojo (#17). It was so popular that the album peaked at #8 on the Billboard 200 album chart.read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Happy birthday to Dash Crofts who turns 79 today! Seals & Crofts – Get Closer This is the title track from the 1976 release ‘Get Closer’, which is their eighth studio album. The song hit the top 10 and peaked at #6 on the Hot 100!read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

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 »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

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 »

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