Welcome back to another wild week in music history as we look back on Elvis Presley’s 10 week run at number 1 on the U.S. album chart; Keith Richards reading about his French arrest warrant; Chic’s ‘Le Freak’ is born; Elton and George Michael team to fight AIDS; and an historic microphone sells for $37,500!
This holiday season, WCBS-FM and “Brooklyn’s Own” Joe Causi will jingle your bells and fa-la-la every one of your favorite classic la’s from 7PM to 12 midnight on ‘Holiday Nights!’
As we close out the month of November with This Week in Music History, we take a look back at one of the ’60s biggest girl groups EVER; The final on stage appearance by John Lennon; One of the ’80s biggest movie blockbusters; A one hit wonder that would make millions for a ukulele player; And finally the loss of a Beatle.
This Thanksgiving weekend we’re “stuffing” your radio with the greatest hits from two decades…The Top 500 of the 70’s & 80’s Countdown starts Friday morning at 10am on CBS-FM.
Joe Causi with you once again as we take a trip back in the day with another week in music history! This week, the Rolling Stones get the cheapest payday ever; Jerry Lee Lewis goes after The King; Michael Jackson gives us “Thriller”; Whitney will always love you — and a whole bunch more!
This Week In History: Beatles Cuts; Paul Simon & Friends; Girl Power Takes the Charts; Michael Jackson Makes the News… Again
Joe Causi back at you again with another week in music history and this week — hold on to your seats — We’ve got some of the wildest events ever in music history from Beatle haircuts bringing out the worst, to Michael Jackson doing the worst! It’s all ahead…
This week we take a look back at the starting point for ‘The Boss’; the Queen of Disco goes to ‘Macarthur Park’; We meet the youngest artist to have a number one in the ’80s,; PLUS, the Spice Girls create a worldwide epidemic AND we learn about the most expensive piece of lasagne you’ll ever eat!
This Week In History: Bowie Boo’d, Marvin Gaye Sr Sentenced, Billy Idol’s Dead Fish, Britney Knocks a Few Back, & Elvis ‘Leaves the Building’
This week, let’s all settle around the fire as we look back on David Bowie getting BOO’D on Halloween; the greatest phrase in all of Rock & Roll is born; Marvin Gaye’s father is sentenced; Billy Idol gets a little fishy; and Britney Spears knocks a few back!
Brigitte Quinn sits down with actor Chazz Palminteri to talk about the new musical based on his life, “A Bronx Tale: The New Musical” which begins previews at the Longacre Theatre Nov. 3 and opens Dec. 1.
This week we take a trip back to Ed Sullivan Studios here in the city, a bizarre funeral for Janis Joplin, Axl Rose takes matters into his own hands and more…