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1/4/18-2017 Top 100 Article

The Lost 45s Never Surrender: The Top 100 of 2017 By Sean Ross/Radio Insight on January 4, 2018 There are three former countdown chart-toppers that listeners to Barry Scott’s “The Lost 45s” don’t even vote for anymore, all from a five year stretch in the late ‘70s/early ‘80s: Abba, “Dancing Queen”; Rupert Holmes, “Escape (The Pina Colada Song)”; and Rick Springfield, “Jessie’s Girl.” With the passage of time, those songs […]

todayJanuary 4, 2018


3/18/14-"The Lost 45s" to PDs : Wake Up!

Barry Scott and his “Lost 45s” Set Standard for Dedication, Longevity and Historical Pop Fundamentalism   radioinfo | March 18, 2014 By Mike Kinosian RadioInfo Managing Editor/West Coast Bureau Chief Universally attributed to the Chinese philosopher Confucius, there is marvelous credence to the adage, “Find a job you love and you will never work a day in your life.” Highly engaging, tireless, self-described radio “geek” Barry Scott is among the […]

todaySeptember 22, 2017


Top 10 shows of all-time! Radio-Info

My Appointment (Listening) Book Through The Years Wednesday, August 3, 2011 This essay, My Appointment (Listening) Book Through The Years, was written by Sean Ross for's Programming & Music column.   An Instant Request from Ron Gerber, host of KFAI Minneapolis’ Friday night “Crap From The Past.” He asks about “favorite music specialty shows of all time. I’d like to hear your thoughts on ‘American Top 40’ and its […]

todayAugust 16, 2011


Weekly Chart Notes: Rihanna, Katy Perry, Paul Simon

by Gary Trust | April 21, 2011 4:05 EDT CHAINED MELODY: As previously reported, "S&M" rises 2-1 on the Billboard Hot 100, granting Rihanna her 10th No. 1, a milestone that only eight other artists have reached in the chart's 52-year history. "S&M" ascends to the summit fueled by the first full week of digital sales for its "Rih-mix" featuring Britney Spears. Now listed as a featured artist on the […]

todayAugust 4, 2011