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!

Olivia Newton-John – Heart Attack One of two new songs recorded for her second greatest hits album, ‘Olivia’s Greatest Hits Vol. 2’, “Heart Attack” became one of her biggest hits. It peaked at #3 on Billboard’s Hot 100 and then fell into obscurity. To this day, it’s still one of my favorites of hers. When…read more »

Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Cyndi Lauper – Money Changes Everything Originally, this was a song written by the front-man of a band called the Brains in 1978 and then re-released in 1980 when the band was signed to Mercury Records. However, when Cyndi Lauper covered it and released it as one of the singles from her album, ‘She’s So…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

.38 Special – Second Chance The band’s eighth studio album, “Rock & Roll Strategy” was released in 1988. The title track was the first single released but it was the second “Second Chance” that became the band’s highest charting single! Original front-man, Don Barnes, never wanted to record it. He said it was a fine…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Robbie Dupree – Steal Away From his 1980 debut album, two hits came out of it. The first release from his self-titled album peaked at #6 on the Hot 100. That was “Steal Away”. The B-side, “Hot Rod Hearts”, ended up at #15. Two birds, one stone syndrome.read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

The Rembrandts – Just The Way It Is Baby This duo are one of my favorites of all time. The Rembrandts, consisting of Danny Wilde and Phil Solem, are one of the best of the songwriting teams that really don’t get their just due. Artistically, they are pure power pop. However, the interesting lyrics and…read more »

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

Today’s Forgotten 45 @ 45!

John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band Following on the heels of the popularity of the “Eddie & The Cruisers” soundtrack, John Cafferty and his band of “Brown” released their second album (interestingly enough NOT called Eddie & The Cruisers 2 – although that DID come later) “Tough All Over”. The title track was the…read more »

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