6/30/2008 Bop Street

 

Summertime Comes to the Land of the Round Haircut!!! Sounds of the Season ring out in Hour Three. Before that, we celebrate Birthdays-in-Blue for the StepFather of Rock 'n' Roll--Bill Haley,
a pair of African American Divas--Lena Horne and Della Reese, the 'Lost Supreme'--the ill fated Florence Ballard, and a pair of New Orleans RB Giants--The Originator of a number of Fats Domino's hits--Smiley Lewis and tenor sax giant Lee Allen.

Playlist Tracks: 
Bill Haley - Crazy, Man, Crazy
Album: Rock the Joint!!; Label: Essex
Lil Greenwood - I'm Going Crazy
Album: Walking and Singing the Blues; Label: King/ACE
The Lamplighters - Crazy Times
Album: Loving, Rocking, Thrilling; Label: Federal/ACE
The Hollywood Flames(featuring Bobby Day) - Buzz, Buzz,Buzz
Album: Golden Era of DooWop:Class Records; Label: Relic
Bobby Day - Rockin' Robin
Album: Golden Age of DooWop:Class Records; Label: Relic
Bobby Day - Little Bitty One
Album: Golden Age of DooWop:Class Records; Label: Relic
The Spaniels - Stormy Weather
Album: tormy Weather; Label: VeeJay/Charly
Lena Horne - Stormy Weather
Album: Sormy Weather; Label: RCA
Lena Horne - We'll Be Together Again
Album: We'll Be Together Again; Label: Blue Note
Lena Horne - Having Myself a Time
Album: We'll Be Together Again; Label: Blue Note
Della Reese - Don't You Know
Album: Early Girls Vol 3; Label: ACE
Dean Martin - Come Back to Sorrento
Album: Best of; Label: Capitol/EMI
The Supremes(featuring Florence Ballard) - It Makes No Difference Now
Album: Sing Country and Western and Pop; Label: Motown
Bill Haley and His Comets - Rock Around the Clock
Album: Best of; Label: Decca/MCA
Bill Haley and His Comets - See You Later, Alligator
Album: Best of; Label: Decca/MCA
Bill Haley and His Comets - Burn That Candle
Album: Best of; Label: Decca/MCA
Charlene Arthur - Burn That Candle
Album: Welcome to the Club; Label: Bear Family/RCA
Bill Haley and His Comets - Skinny Minnie
Album: Best of; Label: Decca/MCA
Bill Haley - A Rockin' Little Tune
Album: Very Best; Label: Decca/Spectrum
Fontella Bass - Rescue Me
Album: Chess Soul; Label: MCA/Chess
Bill Withers - Lean On Me
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
Lee Allen - Walkin' With Mr. Lee
Album: 45 RPM; Label: Ember
Little Richard - Long Tall Sally
Album: Here's Little Richard!; Label: Specialty
Shirley and Lee - Let the Good Times Roll
Album: Legendary Masters; Label: EMI/Aladdin
Smiley Lewis - Nothing But the Blues
Album: Shame, Shame, Shame; Label: Bear Family?Imperial
Bobby Mitchell - Try Rock and Roll
Album: I'm Gonna Be a Wheel Someday; Label: Night Train/Imperial
Amos Milburn - Chickenshack Boogie
Album: Let the Good Times Roll; Label: EMI/Aladdin
Smiley Lewis - I Hear You Knockin'
Album: Shame, Shame, Shame; Label: Bear Family/Imperial
Smiley Lewis - One Night
Album: Shame, Shame, Shame; Label: Bear Family/Imperial
Dave Bartholomew - Good News
Album: Spirit of New Orleans; Label: EMI/Imperial
Martha and the Vandellas - Dancing in the Streets
Album: Best of; Label: Motown
Billy Stewart - Summertime
Album: One More Time; Label: MCA/Chess
Nat King Cole - Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of Summer
Album: Best of; Label: Capitol/EMI
Les Paul and Mary Ford - In the Good Old Summertime
Album: The Legend and the Legacy; Label: Capitol/EMI
Percy Faith and his Orchestra - Theme From A Summer Place
Album: 25 All Time Greatest Summer Songs; Label: Varese/Sarabande
The Jamies - Summertime Summertime
Album: 25 All Time Great Summer Songs; Label: Varese/Sarabande
Freddie 'Boom Boom' Cannon - Palisades Park
Album: 25 All Time Great Summer Songs; Label: Varese/Sarabande
The Pixies Three - Summertime USA
Album: Growin' Up Too Fast; Label: Mercury
The Drifters - Under the Boardwalk
Album: Under the boardwalk; Label: Westside/Atlantic
Little Eva - Up On the Roof
Album: On Broadway:THe Brill Building Era; Label: Westside
Mungo Jerry - In the Summertime
Album: 25 All Time Great Summer Songs; Label: Varese/Sarabande
War - Summer
Album: 25 All Time Great Summer Songs; Label: Varese/Sarabande
Eddie Cochran - Summertime Blues
Album: Somethin' Else:Fine Lookin' Hits; Label: Razor and Tie
Carole King - It Might As Well Rain Until September
Album: Early Girls Vol 1; Label: ACE
Frank Sinatra - The Sunny Side of the Street
Album: The Capitol Years; Label: Capitol/EMI
June Christy - Gone For the Day
Album: Gone For the Day; Label: Capitol/EMI
Nat King Cole - Summer Is A-Coming In
Album: Lush Life; Label: Capitol/EMI
June Christy - It's A Most Unusual Day
Album: Gone For the Day; Label: Capitol/EMI
Frank Sinatra - Almost Like Being in Love
Album: The Capitol Years; Label: Capitol/EMI
Program: 
Air Date: 
June 30, 2008
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