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10/14/21-Elton John breaks records!

Source: music-news.com Sir Elton John has set a new UK chart record with his single 'Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)'. The iconic musician's latest track - which features Dua Lipa and is taken from his upcoming album 'The Lockdown Sessions' - has hit number two in the rankings and means he's landed a top 10 song in "six different decades". (Note: In the U.S., the song is entering the Top 40). […]

todayOctober 14, 2021

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10/12/21-Deon Estus dies

Hear Deon on "The Lost 45s."   Source: music-news.com George Michael and Wham!'s longtime bassist, Deon Estus, has died. The late music legend's long-serving band member during his stint in the 'Club Tropicana' group and solo career sadly passed away aged 65 on Monday, 10/11/21. A statement on Deon's Twitter page read: "It is with real sadness I post that Deon Estus passed away This Morning. Deon was mostly known […]

todayOctober 12, 2021

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We have 2 members of the legendary Temptations guiding you through their “Lost 45s” this week, Otis Williams (still longest serving member of the band) and an un-aired interview with Dennis Edwards, who fronted them for most of the 70s. Plus, more surprises!

todayOctober 11, 2021

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10/11/21-Who broke up Beatles?

Source: (CNN) When the biggest band in British musical history, the Beatles, broke up in 1970, fans pointed the finger at co-lead vocalist Paul McCartney. Now, more than half a century later, McCartney has revealed it was, in fact, John Lennon who instigated the split. In an upcoming interview on BBC Radio 4, he told journalist John Wilson: "John walked into the room one day and said, 'I'm leaving the […]

todayOctober 11, 2021

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10/10/21-Bonnie Tyler: Never Retire

Source: music-news.com Bonnie Tyler has no plans to ever retire from music. The 70-year-old singer - whose 1977 debut album 'The World Starts Tonight' featured her first hit single 'Lost In France' - has reflected on her longevity and the idea of growing old. Speaking to The Lady magazine, she said: "I didn't mind being 40, 50 or 60. But 70! I can hardly get those words out of my […]

todayOctober 10, 2021

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10/6/21-Tina sells catalogue

Source: music-news.com Tina Turner has sold the rights to her solo back catalogue to BMG. The 'Simply the Best' hitmaker has announced a new deal with the major label, which will see the music legend's "life's work" in the hands of BMG, while Warner Music will remain her record label. In a statement, the 81-year-old icon said: “Like any artist, the protection of my life’s work, my musical inheritance, is […]

todayOctober 6, 2021

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10/2/21-Clapton a Beatle?

Source: music-news.com The Beatles almost sacked George Harrison and planned to replace him with Eric Clapton after the guitarist temporarily left the band. The news comes from unearthed interviews with band member John Lennon recorded in January 1969, as reported by the Daily Mail. In the tape, he says: "[Harrison is a ]festering wound and we allowed it to go deeper and we didn’t even give him any bandages." The […]

todayOctober 2, 2021

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9/29/21-Commander Cody dies

Hear Commander Cody on "The Lost 45s."   Source: Variety/by Chris William Commander Cody, aka George Frayne, Roots-Rock Band Leader and ‘Hot Rod Lincoln’ Singer, Dies at 77 George Frayne IV, who led the band Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen, a group that combined elements of the rock counterculture with a love for roots music in the early 1970s, died Sunday at age 77. Frayne had been receiving […]

todaySeptember 29, 2021

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