GREATGOLD.FM (12/01/2016) – THIS MONTH we’re giving Extra Plays of Hit Favorites from the 1950s thru the 1990s and early 2000s by Bands with December Born Members and Solo Singers with December Birthdates. Our mix this month also includes Christmas Songs mixed in with our usual Classic Hit Oldies library, PLUS our Spotlight on 2016 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees continues into December.
ROCK AND ROLL FANS have an opportunity to vote for the music artists they would like to see inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio at a ceremony in 2017. All nominees for induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2017 are: Bad Brains, Chaka Khan, Chic, Depeche Mode, Electric Light Orchestra, J. Geils Band, Jane’s Addiction, Janet Jackson, Joan Baez, Joe Tex, Journey, Kraftwerk, MC5, Pearl Jam, Steppenwolf, The Cars, The Zombies, Tupac Shakur, and Yes. There are nineteen nominees. Lovers of Rock and Roll can make their choices known by voting at ROCKHALL. Fan Votes have been extended to December 15, 2016. Vote for Your 5 Favs. See McStreamy.com story for more info about inductee nominations.
BIRTHDAY SINGERS, MUSICIANS and BANDS getting Extra Plays this month, include: Britney Spears; Christina Aguilera; Bette Midler; Lou Rawls; Donna Summer; Andy Williams; Little Richard; Tom Waits; Harry Chapin; Jim Morrison of The Doors; Donny Osmond; Jermaine Jackson; Brenda Lee; Connie Francis; Frank Sinatra; Animals bassist Chas Chandler; Eddie Kendricks of The Temptations; Sheila E.; Grover Washington Jr; Dionne Warwick; Chris Hillman of The Byrds; MORE.
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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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