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Music Video of the Week: The Cars – Drive

Megan Nesbitt, Public Relations Director

May 15, 2017


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"Drive" came out in 1984 as the third single on the album Heartbeat City. This song was their biggest international hit. "Drive" was also the bands highest charting single in the US, reaching number 3 on Billboard charts.

The Cars

The Cars

Megan Nesbitt, Public Relations Director

May 15, 2017


Filed under Artist of the Week, Music

The Cars are an American rock band that came to light in the 1970's. The members were singer and songwriter Ric Ocasek, singer and bassist Benjamin Orr, lead guitarist Elliot Easton, keyboardist Greg Hawkes, and drummer David Robinson. Before The Cars came together, members of the band performed together...

Music Video of the Week: Superstition (Live from White House)

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

April 10, 2017


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"Superstition" is a popular song composed, produced, arranged, and performed by Stevie Wonder for Motown Records in 1972. This song is 74 on top 500 songs of all time. The song mentions the negative effects that superstition brings. Charted number 1 in US billboard charts.

Artist of the Week: Stevie Wonder

Artist of the Week: Stevie Wonder

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

April 10, 2017


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Stevie Wonder is an American musician,  singer, songwriter, record producer, and multi-instrumentalist. Wonder signed Motown's label at age 11. He has been blind since shortly after birth. He has recorded 30 top ten hits and received 25 grammys. He has sold almost 100 million records worldwide. Wonder...

Music Video of the Week: Heart – Stairway to Heaven – (Cover)

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

April 3, 2017


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Ann and Nancy Wilson played at Led Zeppelins rock n roll hall of fame induction. This took place at the Kennedy Center in 2012. The Kennedy Center Honors are given annually to select performing artists for their lifetime of contributions to American culture. This has tendency to bring people to tears.

Artist of the Week : Heart

Artist of the Week : Heart

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

April 3, 2017


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Heart was formed out of Canada, but later came to the United States to hit the ground running. Since 1973 the band was composed of Ann Wilson and Nancy Wilson, both sisters. Heart rose to fame in the 1970's. They had a bit of a decline in popularity but eventually came back in 1985.  Heart has sol 35...

Music Video of the Week: My Ding-A-Ling (Live – 1972)

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

March 30, 2017


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"My Ding-a-Ling" is a novelty song written and recorded by Dave Bartholomew. It was covered by Chuck Berry in 1972 and became his only number-one single in the United States. Later that year, in a longer unedited form, it was included on the album The London Chuck Berry Sessions.

Artist of the Week: Chuck Berry

Artist of the Week: Chuck Berry

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

March 28, 2017


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Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. Facing discrimination in this time period he prevailed to be a very successful man. With songs such as "Maybellene" (1955), "Roll Over Beethoven" (1956), "Rock and Roll...

Music Video of the Week: Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

March 6, 2017


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"Billie Jean" is a song by American singer Michael Jackson. It is the second single from the singer's sixth solo album, Thriller (1982). It was written and composed by Jackson and produced by Jackson and Quincy Jones. There are contradictory claims on the meaning of the song's lyrics. One suggests that...

Artist of the Week: Michael Jackson

Artist of the Week: Michael Jackson

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

March 6, 2017


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Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) also known as the "King of Pop" was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer and more. He took the world by storm with his album Thriller. Thriller is the best-selling album of all time, with estimated sales of 65 million copies...

Music Video of the Week: Hard to Say Goodbye – Chicago

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

March 1, 2017


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"Hard to Say I'm Sorry" is a song by American rock group Chicago. It was written by lead singer Peter Cetera and producer David Foster, and released on May 17, 1982 as the lead single from the album Chicago 16. The song hit number one for two weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart on September 11 of that...

Artist of the Week: Chicago

Artist of the Week: Chicago

Nathan Higgins, Music Director

February 27, 2017


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Chicago is an American rock band formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. The group had a steady stream of hits throughout the 1970's and 1980's. Since at least 2008, Billboard has shown Chicago to be the "greatest of all time" American band in singles chart success,and since 2015, the "greatest of all time"...

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