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Kansas Miracles

The band Kansas turned 40 last year, and to commemorate the event, they reunited to film a new documentary, “Miracles Out of Nowhere” – about the only time they have all been in the same room since 1981, when Steve Walsh split following the… 1,552 more words

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Happy birthday, Neil Sedaka!

Neil Sedaka, whose long list of chart-topping hits includes “Calendar Girl,” “Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen,” and “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do,” turns 75 today.  In his book,  853 more words

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JANUARY 30: “Will You Love Me Tomorrow”


ON THIS DATE
in 1961, the Shirelles reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” co-written by eighteen-year-old… 184 more words

"Sugar, Sugar" by The Archies: Still sweet after 45 years

It was forty-five years ago today—September 20, 1969—when The Archies‘ “Sugar, Sugar” reached #1 in the U.S. on the Billboard Hot 100. This was a remarkable feat for a group that had never toured or made personal appearances, mainly because the band was, well, animated. 954 more words

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