Donna Summer

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 7/11/12

To continue with the monsoon them, I thought I’d feature a fun video tonight – “It’s Raining Men” by the Weather Girls. I’ve always been a fan of Martha Wash and this song is just […]

07/11/2012

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25 “New” Records In The Library Of Congress

Every so often, the Library Of Congress adds songs to the National Recording Registry.  Forget the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame or the GRAMMYs!  This is when you know you’ve made it as a […]

05/24/2012

Lysa D.'s KOOL Kollective

Lysa D.’s KOOL Kollective – 5/17/12

I’m still at a loss for words and those who know me know I love to talk! But losing the great “Queen Of Disco,” Donna Summer, is still hard to believe. Although many remember her […]

05/17/2012

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Love To Love Her, Baby: Celebrities Tweet About Donna Summer

Following the news of Donna Summer’s passing, celebrities from all genres and generations took to Twitter to share their feelings with their fans and the world. A number of her fellow divas tweeted some moving […]

05/17/2012

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R.I.P. Donna Summer: Eight Essential Songs From The Queen Of Disco

From her disco days to her reinvention in the 1980s and beyond, Donna Summer was a one of a kind star in the music world. Known famously as the Queen of Disco, Summer scored four […]

05/17/2012

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Donna Summer In The All-Request KOOL Cafe!

Today’s All-Request KOOL Cafe at Noon will feature YOUR favorite songs by Donna Summer.  One thing that has always blown me away about this woman was her longevity.  Even after disco was declared “dead” in […]

05/17/2012

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Donna Summer’s “Last Dance” [Jeffrey T]

Donna Summer died this morning.  Whoa!  This one TOTALLY caught me off-guard.  It looks like the “Queen of Disco” wraps up another Celebrity Death Trifecta, too. Carroll Shelby (auto designer) Donald “Duck” Dunn (musician) Donna […]

05/17/2012

Weakest Nominees Yet For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

First, here’s who’s not even nominated this year: No [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Monkees[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]E-Street Band[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Deep Purple[/lastfm], no[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] Todd Rundgren[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Moody Blues[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chicago[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Guess Who[/lastfm], no […]

09/28/2011

Jeffro’s Donna Summer Video Pick(s)

Our KOOL Artist Of The Week is [lastfm]Donna Summer[/lastfm], Queen of disco!  But, my favorite Donna Summer song is NOT from the disco era.  It’s from the <gasp> 1980’s!  In fact, it was Donna’s LAST […]

10/13/2010

Kids In The Hall

There’s a whole new batch of nominees for induction to the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.  15 to be exact.  One will be here in a couple weeks to perform.  Another lives in our […]

09/28/2010

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