top hits of 1968

These Guys Sang A Song That Makes You Drive Faster

Every time I hear their biggest hit when I’m driving (they had several), I hit the gas.  it’s like a reflex action.  The song is on tonight’s Top 6 @ 6 as I feature songs […]

06/21/2011

What Does “Mony Mony” Mean?

And what connection does it have to a New York insurance company?More than you would think.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Tommy James[/lastfm] wrote the song so when I wanted to find out the real story, I called him […]

06/06/2011

Tommy James With The Story Of Crimson And Clover

Today’s Top 5 @ 5 takes a look at the five biggest songs on this day in 1969.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Tommy James and the Shondells[/lastfm] Crimson and Clover is one of the tracks.  Do you have […]

01/11/2011

The Songwriter Who Thought Stevie Wonder Ruined His Song

Ron Miller was a Motown staff songwriter  in the mid 60′s who early on wrote a hit for Stevie called A Place In The Sun.  When Ron wrote another song that Stevie wanted to record, […]

12/21/2010

Top 5 @ 5 Backstory – 6/7/10

Today’s top 5 features songs from this day in 1968.  It was my second day behind the mic at KBIX in Muskogee, Oklahoma, and one of the songs I played that day was [lastfm]Tommy James […]

06/07/2010