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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Jesus Jones – Right Here, Right Now From the 1991 album, ‘Doubt’, Jesus Jones had a MAJOR hit on their hands that was so popular on MTV and radio play, that it nearly topped the Hot 100 chart! “Right Here, Right Now” raced up the charts and peaked at #2, held off the number one…read more »
John Cougar Mellencamp – Rain On The Scarecrow John Cougar Mellencamp (as he was still called in 1985) released his eighth studio album, ‘Scarecrow” and had three Top 10 singles from it. “Small Town”, “Lonely Ol’ Night” and “R.O.C.K. In the U.S.A.” A fourth single, briefly made it to the Top 40 and radio play.…read more »
Ringo Starr – Back Off Boogaloo A 1972 single not released from any of his albums, Ringo Starr wrote and recorded “Back Off Boogaloo” with the help of George Harrison producing the track. Marc Bolan of T. Rex inspired the title as Ringo was working heavily with the glam rocker while directing a documentary on…read more »
RIP Bill Withers Bill Withers – Lovely Day With the recent loss of Bill Withers at the age of 81 today, I wanted one that isn’t heard as often as “Lean On Me” and “Ain’t No Sunshine”. That brings in his 1977 song, “Lovely Day” from his ‘Menagerie’ album. It was released at the tail-end…read more »
Crow – Evil Woman (Don’t Play Your Games With Me) From a band formed in Minneapolis, MN by Dave Wagner, the band known as Crow had one hit and one hit ONLY. Not for lack of trying… Crow’s debut album, ‘Crow Music’ in 1969. They were very much a blues-rock style band mixed with some…read more »