Extra Plays To July Born Singers And Musicians PLUS Patriotic Tunes and Summer Songs, too, Oh My!
THIS MONTH, we’re spotlighting singers and musicians born in the month of July by giving their songs Extra Plays. PLUS, GreatGold.fm Internet Radio is observing the 4th of July USA Independence Celebration by playing Patriotic Songs once every hour until the end of the month. We’ll mix them in with your favorite Rock, Pop, Soul, Motown, Blues and Oldies Classic Hits from the 1950s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 1990s, into the 2000s. IN ADDITION, our Summer Tradition of playing Summer Songs continues at GreatGold.fm during our Summertime Sunshine Time, 24/7.
JULY BORN STARS: ROGER McGUINN of The Byrds; ARLO GUTHRIE; DON HENLEY; RINGO STARR; HUEY LEWIS of Huey Lewis and The News; JESSICA SIMPSON; DEBBIE HARRY of Blondie; BOBBY DAY; PAUL WILLIAMS and DAMON HARRIS of The Temptations; LAURA BRANIGAN; JOHNIE WILDER of Heatwave; FONTELLA BASS; DAVID LYNCH of The Platters; BILL WITHERS; GENE CHANDLER; ROBBIE ROBERTSON of The Band; MICHAEL MONARCH of Steppenwolf; MARC COHN; BILLY ECKSTINE; BOB CASALE and GERALD CASALE of Devo; ALAN COLLINS of Lynyrd Skynyrd;
ALSO: BILL HALEY of Bill Haley and The Comets; STEVE LAWRENCE; DEBBIE SLEDGE of Sister Sledge; LEE HAZELWOOD; RICHIE SAMBORA of Bon Jovi; BONNIE POINTER of The Pointer Sisters/solo; TAB HUNTER; LINDA RONSTADT; NICOLETTE LARSON; GALE GARNETT; MARTHA REEVES of Martha Reeves and The Vandellas;
AND: DION DIMUCCI of Dion and The Belmonts/Dion; VIKKI CARR; SUE THOMPSON; VERDINE WHITE of Earth, Wind and Fire; CARLOS SANTANA and JOSE ‘CHEPITO’ AREAS of Santana; BERNIE LEADON of Eagles; JOHN LODGE of Moody Blues;
PLUS: KIM CARNES; BUDDY KNOX; CAT STEVENS; GEORGE CLINTON of Parliament/Funkadelic; DINO DANELLI of Young Rascals/Rascals; MICK JAGGER of Rolling Stones; DOBIE GRAY; BOBBY HEBB; DARLENE LOVE of The Crystals/Bob B. Soxx and The Blue Jeans/solo; BOBBIE GENTRY; NICK REYNOLDS of The Kingston Trio; GEORGE CUMMINGS of Dr. Hook; BUDDY GUY; GARY LEWIS and JOHN WEST of Gary Lewis and The Playboys; RIK ELSWIT of Dr Hook and the Medicine Show; JAIMOE JOHANSON of The Allman Brothers Band;
ALSO BORN IN JULY: STEWART COPELAND of Police; SOLLIE McELROY of Flamingos; TOM BOGGS of Box Tops; BARRY WHITWAM and KARL GREENE of Herman’s Hermits; TOM DAWES of The Cyrkle; BRUCE WOODLEY of The Seekers; JIM McCARTY of The Yardbirds; PAUL ANKA; CHET McCRACKEN of Doobie Brothers; FRED SCHNEIDER of the B-52’s; LAVERNE ANDREWS of The Andrews Sisters; CHUCK NEGRON of Three Dog Night;
ALSO: CHRISTINE McVIE and BOB WELCH of Fleetwood Mac; PHIL KRAMER of Iron Butterfly; STEPHEN JO BLADD of J Geils Band; CHRISTINE McGUIRE of McGuire Sisters; NEAL DOUGHTY of Reo Speedwagon; JOE MICELLI of John Fred and His Playboy Band; THURSTON HARRIS; LOUISE MANDRELL; MIKE VALE of Tommy James and The Shondells; and ROLAND KENT LAVOIE of Lobo fame.
GREATGOLD is GreatGold.fm, ClassicHitOldies.com, GreatGoldHits.com and GreatGoldMusic.com. No matter which you choose, you'll always get GreatGold. We play Classic Hits from the 1950s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and the best of the 2000s. Sometimes you'll hear a song in the Rock category, or Pop, Blues, Motown, Disco, Soul, Country Crossover, Soft Rock, male and female singers, boy bands, girl bands, and once in awhile you may hear an outstanding independent artist.
The GreatGold Classic Hits Mix consists of, generally, Top 40 hits from the past, and, occasionally, songs that should have been. We play the Best of More Than 60+ years of The Greatest Music from Life's Soundtrack. The finest of the last half of the 20th Century, mixed in with gems from the 21st Century. No matter which Genre the Songs first fell into, or, which type of radio station first played them, it's a tune we call GREATGOLD, and, part of the History of Rock and Roll.
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