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01 Jan 1970 |

Alex Gutierrez

Happy Birthday  Kenneth ” Wally” Kelly  of The Manhattans

Happy Birthday Kenneth ” Wally” Kelly of The Manhattans

Kenneth Bernard Kelly (tenor) was born on January 9 in 1941 in Jersey City. He is a member of the R&B group The Manhattans best known for their million-selling songs 1976’s “Kiss and Say Goodbye” and 1980’s “Shining Star” The ...

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January 9th, 2015

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The Stylistics Can’t Help Falling In Love ( Happy Birthday Elvis Presley)

The Stylistics Can’t Help Falling In Love ( Happy Birthday Elvis Presley)

I tried looking for a Disco song or even a ” Disco Version” by Elvis Presley to commemorate his Birthday (A 2002 remix by Junkie XL doesn’t really qualify as Disco) . The closest I found was a 1976 Remake of ” Can’t Help Falling in Love” ...

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January 8th, 2015

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” Love” Disco Style

” Love” Disco Style

One of the most common Themes in music is ” Love” . Everyone ” Loves” to sing about well, ” Love” so I decided to make a list of as many ” Disco Era” songs with the word ” Love” in the title. Here are just a few. ...

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January 7th, 2015

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Brooklyn Dreams “Music, Harmony And Rhythm” An Overlooked Classic

Brooklyn Dreams “Music, Harmony And Rhythm” An Overlooked Classic

In 1977, Bruce Sudano, Joe Esposito and Eddie Hokenson moved to Los Angeles from New York and formed the band Brooklyn Dreams where they signed a recording deal with Millennium Records They later collaborated with Donna Summer with which they had their biggest hit ...

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January 6th, 2015

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Jesse Green ” Nice and Slow “

Jesse Green ” Nice and Slow “

Jesse Green real name Locksley Rooklyn Alphanso Green was best known as a Reggae musician and drummer for Jimmy Cliff before he went out on his own. In 1976 he had a #1 Us Disco hit with ” Nice and Slow” Caribbean influences are present in most of Jesse’s ...

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January 6th, 2015

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Young Man, There’s a Place you can Go!

Young Man, There’s a Place you can Go!

In January 1979, The Village People scored their only UK No.1 single with ‘Y.M.C.A.’ ( Written-By – Henri Belolo, Victor Willis ) The single was selling over 150,000 copies a day. In the gay culture the song was understood as a celebration of the YMCA’s ...

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January 5th, 2015

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Salazar  ” 1,2,3 “

Salazar ” 1,2,3 “

Every once in a while you come across a 12 inch you hadn’t seen or heard in a while, and after a couple of spins you wonder why you don’t include this track in your sets more often. Released in 1980 at the end of Disco’s commercial popularity ...

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January 4th, 2015

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Donna Summer’s   “On the Radio” Hits #1

Donna Summer’s “On the Radio” Hits #1

Released in October of 1979 just 3 months later in January 1980, Donna Summer scored her third US No.1 album with ‘On The Radio- Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 & II. Track List On The Radio 4:00 Love To Love You Baby 4:07 Try Me, I Know We Can Make It 3:24 I Feel Love 3:20

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January 4th, 2015

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Happy Birthday  Coati Mundi

Happy Birthday Coati Mundi

Percussionist Andy Hernandez was better known by his stage name Coati Mundi. Born January 3, 1950 he played the vibraphone for August Darnell’s Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savanah Band and then Kid Creole and the Coconuts. He had a Club hit with his “Que ...

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January 3rd, 2015

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Your Disco Theme Song

Your Disco Theme Song

Instructions: Turn on this video then read below!! ( Turn off background music Below first ) You step out of your 1978 Black Trans Am T-Top with a full Golden Firebird on your hood. Your looking good as you walk in the party ,the sweet aroma of Jovan Musk oil fills the air. ...

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January 2nd, 2015

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