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!
To hear the full and complete Forgotten 45 @ :45 playlist, click the Spotify logo in the top right corner in the player below.
R.I.P. James Ingram Yah Mo B There (With Michael McDonald) We found, not long ago, that James Ingram passed away today, at the age of 66. He had been battling brain cancer. His friend and collaborator, dancer/actress Debbie Allen confirmed, “He will always be cherished, loved and remembered for his genius, his love of family and…read more »
Julian Lennon – Valotte The title track and second single released from Julian Lennon’s debut album, “Valotte” made huge radio waves when it came out. Even though, “Too Late For Goodbyes” was released prior to “Valotte”, it wasn’t until people started comparing Julian’s vocal style and how he sounded to his father, John Lennon, that…read more »
Joe Walsh – All Night Long One of Joe Walsh’s biggest hits came from the soundtrack of the John Travolta, Debra Winger film, Urban Cowboy from 1980. Very much NOT a country song, like the rest of the soundtrack, it more refers to the country dance club vibe and line dancing all night. The song peaked…read more »
Happy 78th Neil Diamond! Neil Diamond – America From his very popular movie and adaptation of The Jazz Singer, Neil Diamond hit the charts again with three big hits from this soundtrack. “Hello Again”, “Love On The Rocks” and “America”. The theme is about immigration to the U.S. and why people come from all over the…read more »
Cheap Trick – Don’t Be Cruel Happy 66th Birthday Robin Zander! A cover of Elvis’ “Don’t Be Cruel” peaked at # 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1988 by Cheap Trick. MTV had the song in heavy rotation which helped the single immensely. The album, ‘Lap Of Luxury’ was a huge success for the…read more »
Huey Lewis & The News – Walking On A Thin Line “Walking On A Thin Line” was the fifth and final single released from the multi-platinum selling ‘Sports’ album. The song is a commentary on the Vietnam war and the thoughts of the soldiers and vets during the war. The song peaked at #18 on…read more »