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Decca Records

Today In Pop Music: April 16 – Stones Album Topping Chart Debut

APRIL 16 BIRTHDAYS 1935 – Bobby Vinton (Blue Velvet, Mr Lonely) 1939 – Dusty Springfield (You Don’t Have To Say You Love me, What Have I Done To Deserve This with the Pet Shop Boys […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/16/2014

Columbia Records

Today In Pop Music: April 15 – Major Surgery For Billy Joel

APRIL 15 BIRTHDAYS 1894 – Bessie Smith (blues great – huge influence on countless singers including Janis Joplin) 1932 – Roy Clark 1944 – Dave Edmunds 1966 – Samantha Fox ON THIS DAY 1964 – […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/15/2014

Tamla Records

Today In Pop Music: April 14 – Barry Gordy Shells Out Big $$ To Keep Stevie Wonder

APRIL 14 BIRTHDAYS 1935 – Loretta Lynn (yeah she’s country, but she’s a legend!) 1942 – Tony Burrows (lead singer: Edison Lighthouse – Love Grows Where My Rosemary Goes, White Plains – My Baby Loves […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/14/2014

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Today In Pop Music: April 11 – Total Domination Of Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart

It had never happened before, and it will never happen again. Billboard’s Hot 100 Chart dated April 11, 1964 showed 14 songs out of the 100 were all by the same group. The Beatles. They […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/11/2014

Apple Records

Today In Pop Music: April 10 – Beatles Call It Quits

APRIL 10 BIRTHDAYS 1936 – Bobbie Smith (Spinners/vocals – died 2013 – pneumonia) 1947 – Karl Russell (Hues Corporation – ‘Rock The Boat’) 1959 – Brian Setzer (Stray Cats/guitar – Brian Setzer Orchestra) ON THIS […]

94.5 KOOL FM–04/10/2014