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Today In Music History: 01/12/17

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On January 12, 2003.

On January 12, 2003, Maurice Ernest Gibb died aged 53. Ha was singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer, best known as a member of Bee Gees.

Love So Right - Bee Gees

Chart Position: 3

  • Written by Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb
  • Lead vocals: Barry Gibb
  • Backing vocals: Robin and Maurice Gibb
  • Keyboards: Blue Weaver
  • Produced by Bee Gees, Albhy Galuten and Karl Richardson
  • Recorded in Miami FL
Top 40 Records

Warm Ride - Rare Earth

Chart Position: 39

  • Lead vocals: Pete Rivera
  • Written by Barry, Robin and Maurice Gibb
  • Produced by John Ryan
  • Recorded in Detroit MI
  • This song was written by the Bee Gees for Rare Earth…
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Anatomy of THE Groove: "Jive Talkin'" by The Bee Gees

The Bee Gee’s had run their intricately constructed baroque ballad formula to the point of exhaustion by the mid 70’s. After a string of albums with only a moderately performed commercial performance Barry,Maurice and Robin Gibb regrouped with their producer at the time Arif Mardin to record an album in the style of the American R&B artists Mardin was producing,and that they were listening to at the time. 342 more words

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The 1951 Rolling Review Show ... Midweek Melody # 81

The 1951 Rolling Review Show … Midweek Melody # 81

Welcome to the 1951 Rolling Review Show which twice weekly features pieces of music I have enjoyed at some time in my life. 66 more words

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