top female singers of the 70′s

Happy Birthday Olivia Newton-John – She’s 63 Today

I only spoke with [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Olivia Newton-John[/lastfm] a couple of times and she couldn’t have been nicer on either occasion.   The first time was in 1974 backstage at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington when […]

09/26/2011

Early Critics Had Brutal Nicknames For Olivia Newton-John

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Olivia Newton-John[/lastfm] has one of the songs on this evening’s Top 6 @ 6 as I count down the top songs on this day in 1974. Today she can laugh about it, but in […]

06/27/2011

How Did Linda Ronstadt Choose Her Songs?

She’s included in this evening’s Top 6 @ 6. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Linda Ronstadt[/lastfm] didn’t write hit songs, but she sure put her stamp everything she sang, including songs that were hits for other people, like [lastfm […]

06/13/2011

Cher On Her Daughter/Son Chastity/Chaz

Today’s 70′s With Steve Goddard features some of the top female singers of the decade, many of who became rock and roll moms.  Here’s a clip you won’t hear on today’s show of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Cher[/lastfm] […]

05/07/2011

Anne Murray’s Originally Passed On Her Only #1 Song

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Anne Murray[/lastfm] was one of Canada’s biggest exports in the 70′s with 22 hits on the American Hot 100.  She won a Grammy for Pop Female Vocal with You Needed Me.  But the first […]

03/05/2011