Lost or Forgotten Oldie of the Day 05/28/2019

Volume 01

1955 The Charms – Ling Ting Tong
1955 Stan Freberg – Yellow Rose of Texas
1956 Cadillacs – Speedoo
1956 The Four Lads – Paper Of Pins
1957 Dinah Shore – I’ll Never Say “Never Again” Again
1957 Della Reese – And That Reminds Me
1958 The Playmates – Don’t Go Home
1958 Voxpoppers – Wishing For Your Love
1959 The Crests – The Angels Listened In
1959 Tommy Edwards – Morning Side of the Mountain
1960 Ray Charles – Ruby
1960 Garry Miles (and Others) – Look For A Star
1961 The Belmonts – Tell Me Why
1961 The Regents – Barbara-Ann
1962 Gene McDaniels – Point Of No Return
1962 Timi Yuro – What’s a Matter Baby (Is It Hurting You)
1963 Johnny Cymbal – Mr. Bass Man
1963 Jan Bradley – Mama Didn’t Lie

1964 Maxine Brown – Oh No Not My Baby
1964 Billy J. Kramer With the Dakotas – Bad To Me
1965 The Royalettes – It’s Gonna Take A Miracle
1965 Four Tops – Ask The Lonely
1966 Neil Diamond – I Got The Feelin’ (Oh No No)
1966 The Yardbirds – Over, Under, Sideways, Down
1967 Ronnie Dove – Happy Summer Days
1967 The 5th Dimension – Another Day, Another Heartache
1968 Petula Clark – Kiss Me Goodbye
1968 Paul Revere and the Raiders – Don’t Take It So Hard
1969 First Edition – But You Know I Love You
1969 The Peppermint Rainbow – Will You Be Staying After Sunday

1970 Hotlegs – Neanderthal Man
1970 Blood, Sweat & Tears – Lucretia MacEvil
1971 Ashton, Gardner & Dyke – Resurrection Shuffle
1971 The Supremes – Nathan Jones
1972 Charley Pride – Kiss An Angel Good Morning
1972 Love Unlimited – Walkin’ In The Rain With The One I Love
1973 Stylistics – Rockin’ Roll Baby
1973 New York City – I’m Doing Fine Now
1974 Joni Mitchell – Free Man In Paris
1974 Jimmy Buffett – Come Monday

1975 Neil Sedaka – The Immigrant
1975 Willie Nelson – Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain
1976 Candi Staton – Young Hearts Run Free
1976 Roxy Music Love Is The Drug
1977 Jackson Browne – Here Come Those Tears Again
1977 Rod Stewart – The Killing Of Georgie
1978 Heatwave – Always And Forever
1978 Steely Dan – FM
1979 Nigel Olssen – Dancing Shoes
1979 Jennifer Warren – I Know A Heartache When I See One
1980 Nitty Gritty Dirt Band – Make A Little Magic
1980 Neil & Dara Sedaka – Should Have Never Let You Go

1981 Don McClean – Castles In The Air
1981 Ronnie Milsap – Smoky Mountain Rain
1982 Charlie Daniels Band – Still In Saigon
1982 Kim Wilde – Kids In America
1983 ABC – The Look Of Love
1983 Billy Joel – Allentown
1984 Thompson Twins – Lies
1984 Howard Jones New Song
1985 The Hooters – And We Danced
1985 Dead or Alive – You Spin Me Round (Like A Record)
1986 Monkees – That Was Then…This Is Now
1986 Timbuk 3 – The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades
1987 Danny Wilson – Mary’s Prayer
1987 Peter Wolf – Come As You Are
1988 D.J. Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince – A Nightmare On My
1988 Vixen – Edge of a Broken Heart
1989 Belle Stars – Iko Iko
1989 Enya – Orinoco Flow

Volume 2

1955 The Crew Cuts- A Story Untold
1955 Cliffie Stone – The Popcorn Song
1956 Joe “Fingers” Carr and the Carr-Hops – Portuguese
1956 The Diamonds – Church Bells May Ring
1957 Tommy Sands – Goin’ Steady
1957 Johnny Mathis – Wonderful, Wonderful
1958 Moonglows – The Ten Commandments of Love
1958 Roy Hamilton – Don’t Let Go
1959 Fireflies – You Were Mine
1959 Rod Lauren – If I Had A Girl
1960 Duane Eddy – Peter Gunn
1960 The Champs – Too Much Tequila
1961 Shelby Flint – Angel On My Shoulder
1961 Cleftones – Heart and Soul
1962 Jimmy Smith Trio – Walk On The Wild Side
1962 Jimmy Dean – Cajun Queen
1963 Alvin Cash and the Crawlers – Twine Time
1963 Barry and the Tamerlanes – I Wonder What She’s Doing

1964 Patty and the Emblems – Mixed-Up, Shook-Up Girl
1964 Al Hirt – Cotton Candy
1965 Donovan – Catch The Wind
1965 Cannibal and the Headhunters – Land of 1000 Dances
1966 Knickerbockers – Lies
1966 The Vogues – Magic Town
1967 Spanky And Our Gang – Making Every Minute Count
1967 The Esquires – Get On Up
1968 Blue Cheer – Summertime Blues
1968 The Dells – There Is
1969 Joe Jeffrey Group – My Pledge Of Love
1969 The Illusion – Did You See Her Eyes

1970 Teegarden and Van Winkle – God, Love, and Rock and Roll
1970 Crow – Evil Woman Don’t Play Your Games With Me
1971 Joe Cocker – High Time We Went
1971 Murray Head – Superstar
1972 Jim Croce – Operator
1972 Harry Chapin – Taxi
1973 Lobo – How Can I Tell Her
1973 Jed Strunk – A Daisy A Day
1974 Billy “Crash” Craddock – Rub It In
1974 Cliff DeYoung – My Sweet Lady

1975 Joan Baez – Diamonds and Rust
1975 Mac Davis – Rock N’ Roll (I Gave You The Best Years Of My Life)
1976 John Denver – Looking For Space
1976 The Ritchie Family – The Best Disco In Town
1977 Smokie – Living Next Door To Alice
1977 Wilton Place Street Band – Disco Lucy
1978 Hall and Oates – It’s A Laugh
1978 Gene Cotton – Before My Heart Finds Out
1979 Bob Dylan – Gotta Serve Somebody
1979 Cheap Trick – Dream Police
1980 Boz Scaggs – Look What You’ve Done To Me
1980 Fred Knobloch – Why Not Me

1981 April Wine – Just Between You And Me
1981 John Mellencamp – Ain’t Even Done With the Night
1982 The Gap Band – You Dropped A Bomb On Me
1982 Donald Fagen – IGY (What a Beautiful World)
1983 Bryan Adams – This Time
1983 The Hollies Stop In The Name Of Love
1984 Autograph – Turn Up The Radio
1984 Henry Lee Summer – I Wish I Had A Girl
1985 Steve Perry – Foolish Heart
1985 Paul Hardcastle – 19
1986 Sting – Russians
1986 Double – Captain of Her Heart
1987 Midnight Oil – Beds Are Burning
1987 The Fat Boys And The Beach Boys – Wipe Out
1988 Men Without Hats – Pop Goes The World
1988 Cher – We All Sleep Alone
1989 Martika – I Feel The Earth Move
1989 Don Henley – The Last Worthless Evening

Volume 3

1955 El Dorados – At My Front Door
1955 Fontane Sisters – Rollin’ Stone
1956 Various Artists – Stranded in the Jungle
1956 Jaye P. Morgan – Pepper Hot Baby
1957 Charlie Gracie – Fabulous
1957 Clyde McPhatter – Without Love
1958 Chantels – Maybe
1958 The Shields – You Cheated
1959 Dee Clark – Just Keep It Up
1959 The Chipmunks – Ragtime Cowboy Joe
1960 Paradons – Diamonds And Pearls
1960 Sam Cooke – (What A) Wonderful World
1961 Dinah Washington – September In The Rain
1961 Faron Young – Hello Walls
1962 James Ray – If You Gotta Make A Fool of Somebody
1962 Kingston Trio – Where Have All the Flowers Gone
1963 Dionne Warwick – Don’t Make Me Over
1963 Richard Chamberlain – All I Have To Do Is Dream

1964 Tony Bennett – Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me)
1964 Nancy Wilson – (You Don’t Know) How Glad I Am
1965 Unit Four Plus Two – Concrete and Clay
1965 Jack Jones – The Race Is On
1966 Viscounts – Harlem Nocturne
1966 Shades of Blue – Oh! How Happy
1966 Animals – Don’t Bring Me Down
1967 Jimmy Castor – Hey, Leroy, Your Mama’s Callin’ You
1967 American Breed – Step Out of Your Mind
1968 The Equals – Baby Come Back
1968 Cowsills – We Can Fly
1969 Frankie Laine – This Time You Gave Me A Mountain
1969 Sonny Charles – Black Pearl

1970 B. B. King – The Thrill Is Gone
1970 Lulu – Oh Me Oh My (I’m A Fool For You)
1971 Chairmen Of The Board – Pay To The Piper
1971 The Beginning of The End – Funky Nassau
1972 Nilsson – Spaceman
1972 Beverly Bremers – Don’t Say You Don’t Remember
1973 Ike and Tina Turner – Nutbush City Limits
1973 Bread – Aubrey
1974 Jim Stafford – My Girl Bill
1974 Pointer Sisters – Fairy Tale

1975 People’s Choice – Do It Any Way You Wanna
1975 Frankie Valli – Our Day Will Come
1976 Silver – Wham Bam Shang-A-Lang
1976 Paul Simon – Still Crazy After All These Years
1977 Meri Wilson – Telephone Man
1977 Eruption – I Can’t Stand the Rain
1978 The Cars – Just What I Needed
1978 Dan Fogelberg and Tim Weisberg – The Power Of Gold
1979 Barbara Mandrell – (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don’t Want To Be Right
1979 Night – Hot Summer Night

1981 Stacy Lattislaw – Love On A Two-Way Street
1981 Cliff Richards and Olivia Newton-John – Suddenly
1982 Michael Martin Murphy – What’s Forever For
1982 Gary U.S. Bonds – Out Of Work
1983 Real Life – Send Me An Angel
1983 The Fixx – Saved By Zero
1984 Barry Manilow – Read ‘Em And Weep
1984 The Re-Flex – The Politics Of Dancing
1985 John Parr – Naughty, Naughty
1985 Mötley Crüe – Smokin’ In The Boys Room
1986 Boys Don’t Cry – I Wanna Be A Cowboy
1986 Baltimora – Tarzan Boy
1987 Jellybean Featuring Elisa Fiorillo – Who Found Who
1987 REO Speedwagon – In My Dreams
1988 When In Rome – The Promise
1988 M|A|R|R|S – Pump Up the Volume
1989 Kix – Don’t Close Your Eyes
1989 Living Color – Cult Of Personality

Lost or Forgotten Oldie of the Day 05/27/2019

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Lost or Forgotten Oldie of the Day 05/26/2019

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