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The President’s “Duet” With Al Green On ‘Let’s Stay Together’

When President Barack Obama stopped by New York’s Apollo Theater last week for a fundraiser, he had a little fun and went acapella when he saw  Al Green in the audience,breaking into a couple of […]


Who Are These Guys? – They Had 28 Chart Singles

You’ll hear their biggest hit tonight on my[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Top 6 @ 6[/lastfm] as I countdown the top 6 songs from this day in 1972.  Here’s a hint, they were known for their great  harmony, […]


This Man Had One Of The Biggest Songs Of 1972 – Nothing To Smile About

It’s a song that could clear the dance floor.  It was one of the saddest songs of the year, heck, it was one of the saddest songs of all time.  And it wasn’t the only […]


Mavis Staples (Staple Singers) Most Embarrassing Moment

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Mavis Staples[/lastfm] of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Staple Singers[/lastfm]  is coming to the Celebrity Theatre next week along with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dr. John[/lastfm] for one unforgettable evening of music.   The Staples had one of their biggest […]


Today – January 19 Is National Popcorn Day

I’ve had a popcorn machine for a long time mixing up my own variations of the snack.  Mine is a lot less exotic than it used to be withi that whole trying to lose weight […]


Albert Hammond Is Truly An International Singer

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Albert Hammond[/lastfm] had a big hit in December 1972, which qualifies is for today’s 70’s show of the top December hits of the 70’s.  Albert was born in England to parents of Spanish descent […]