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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Fleetwood Mac – Big Love This is the first song to be released as a single from the 1987 album, ‘Tango In The Night’, mostly written and produced by Lindsey Buckingham. The album started as a solo project for Lindsey when he then decided to bring the band back together for the first time since…read more »
The Beatles – Got To Get You Into My Life Today is the 53rd Anniversary of the The Beatles ‘Revolver’ album. Many hardcore Beatles fans and pop music aficionados call this release the best album of The Beatles catalog, or at least the one that offered the most prolific change in the writing and producing…read more »
Patty Smyth – Sometimes Love Just Ain’t Enough Patty Smyth, after her success with Scandal, started a solo career and with the help of Glen Burtnik, wrote this rock ballad, “Sometimes Love Just Ain’t Enough”. Smyth had sung back up on songs from Don Henley’s ‘Building The Perfect Beast’ album and had asked Don to…read more »
Phil Collins – Two Hearts A #1 hit you just don’t hear anymore – the perfect Forgotten 45! From the movie starring Phil Collins, Buster, had a couple big hits for him, sounding very Motown. A cover of “Groovy Kind Of Love” (#1) and this song, “Two Hearts”, written by Phil and Lamont Dozier. This…read more »
The Hooters – Day By Day An American band that had a monster successful debut album, ‘Nervous Night’ released in 1985 that had 3 hit singles, “And We Danced” (#21), “Where Do The Children Go” (#38) and today’s Forgotten 45 “Day By Day” which peaked at #19 on the Hot 100! They also had a…read more »
Poco – Crazy Love From the 1979 album, ‘Legend’, came Poco’s first Top 40 hit. “Crazy Love” peaked at #17 and was founder, Rusty Young’s first big single that he wrote and sang lead on. “When the band started all I did was [play] steel guitar and banjo and dobro and that kind of stuff:…read more »