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Top 21 of 1979 - #11

#11 – The Knack – “My Sharona” – (1979)

Here is the song that The Knack is and always will be known for. Impressively, this was their first single and it was a smash – #1 on the Hot 100 for six weeks. 87 more words

Music

Get The Knack

Just in the Knack of time, 1979’s debut by LA’s (Los Angeles) The Knack dropped their international hit-tastic album just 16 days before I was born (and some mere 32 miles away from the hospital in question). 59 more words

Records

Searching for the "Knack"

This afternoon I decided to cook a comfort food meal for supper. I whipped out my mother’s trusty green cookbook loaded with Hungarian dishes and picked one that caught my eye some time ago. 476 more words

Family

Hastening the End at Hasting's?

I have a short piece in the latest Texas Monthly on the sale of Hasting’s, the music and entertainment store chain that was prominent in many small towns in Texas and the Midwest. 269 more words

Texas Monthly

Classic Rock Almanac August 20, 2014

Today is Robert Plant’s 66th birthday.

How many overall Grammy Awards did Plant win for Raising Sand, his duet album with Alison Krauss?
a) Three… 464 more words

The Route 103

Classic Rock Almanac August 20, 2014

TRIVIA

Today’s Question:  Today (Wednesday) is Robert Plant’s 66th birthday.

How many overall Grammy Awards did Plant win for Raising Sand, his duet album with Alison Krauss? 520 more words

Features

'My Paperback Sharona' Is The Beatles And The Knack Mashup We All Need

“My Sharona” was the debut single for The Knack in 1979, and if its success was any indication of the future the band was to have, the sky was the limit. 230 more words

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