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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Arcadia – Election Day The band was an off-shoot of Duran Duran, consisting of three members, Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes and Roger Taylor. The first and only recognizable song is perfect for today. From the only album Arcadia released, ‘So Red the Rose’ in 1985, “Election Day” sounds just like anything Duran Duran recorded…read more »
Prince – Delirious The third single to be released from ‘1999’, it’s the third track on the album, and it became Prince’s second Top 10 hit! “Delirious” climbed the charts on the dance charts, R&B and Hot 100 with double entedre lyrics referring to sex, but hidden enough to keep from being censored. It worked…read more »
Paul McCartney & Wings – Junior’s Farm Recorded in Nashville while the band stayed at Curly Putman Jr.’s farm in Lebanon, TN, Paul McCartney and Wings have stated that the time in Tennessee on that farm was one of the most fun and relaxing times they’d had, while recording. The lyrics eluded to Nixon resigning…read more »
Celebrating Simon Le Bon’s 62nd birthday! Duran Duran – All She Wants Is The second single from the 1988 release, ‘Big Thing’, and album I honestly do not remember, was a Billboard #22 hit, “All She Wants Is”. The video took over a month to shoot and the band members only showed up for the…read more »
Spandau Ballet – Gold After “True” from Spandau Ballet, the second single released came from the album of the same name. “Gold” is Spandau Ballet’s second biggest hit in the states, peaking at #29 on the Hot 100. Of course, no where near where the previous single peaked (#4), and the band had only one…read more »