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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Celebrating Kiki Dee’s 72nd birthday! Kiki Dee – I’ve Got The Music In Me Kiki Dee is the first British female to sign with Motown’s Tamla label. She had been in the music biz for most of the 60s in the UK. Minor hits there and BBC radio play… However, it wasn’t until 1973 when…read more »
Foreigner – That Was Yesterday This was the second single released from ‘Agent Provocateur’, Foreigner’s fifth studio album that had the #1 “I Want To Know What Love Is”. Peaking at #12 on the Hot 100, “That Was Yesterday” was one of the band’s last singles to hit the Top 40. read more »
Moody Blues – The Voice Coming from he band’s tenth studio album, ‘Long Distance Voyager’, and following the popularity of the album’s first single, “Gemini Dream” (#12 Hot 100), “The Voice” was ethereal and perfect for the “new wave” sound saturating Top 40 radio in the early 80s. “The Voice” peaked at #15 on the…read more »
Celebrating Roger Daltry’s 75th Birthday! The Who – Athena The first single from The Who’s tenth studio album, ‘It’s Hard’, “Athena” peaked at the #28 on the Hot 100. Written for actress Theresa Russell because Pete Townshend had fallen “in love” with her after meeting her at a Pink Floyd – The Wall concert. She…read more »
Robert Plant – Big Log Former Led Zep frontman, Robert Plant has had a very successful solo career. I, for one, am a HUGE fan of his solo work. Very little do I find I don’t like. So much, that I have made a double CD version of what I consider his best stuff. I’ve…read more »
Happy 65th Birthday to Neil Schon! Journey – Only The Young Written by Jonathan Cain, Steve Perry and Neal Schon, it was given to Scandal and they recorded it for the 1984 album ‘The Warrior’. Journey DID record it and released it as a single from the soundtrack of the movie Vision Quest. However, due to contractual agreements between the…read more »