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Thursday 12am ET: Feature LP: Kenny Rogers – 42 Ultimate Hits (2004)

42 Ultimate Hits is a compilation album by American country music artist Kenny Rogers. It was released in 2004 via Capitol Nashville. The album peaked at number 6 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart. It includes 40 previously released songs by Rogers, five of which he recorded as Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, plus two new tracks: “My World Is Over” and “We Are the Same”.

The compilation was produced by Tom Becci and Jim Mazza, with various original producers on the previously released material. “My World Is Over” was produced by Keith Stegall, and “We Are the Same” by Brent Maher.

1. “Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Was In)” 3:22
2. “Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love to Town” 2:58
3. “Reuben James” 2:49
4. “Something’s Burning” 3:59
5. “Tell It All Brother” 3:23
6. “Love Lifted Me” 3:45
7. “Lucille” 3:37
8. “Daytime Friends” 3:11
9. “Sweet Music Man” 4:20
10. “Every Time Two Fools Collide” (with Dottie West) 3:02
11. “Love or Something Like It” 2:54
12. “Anyone Who Isn’t Me Tonight” (with Dottie West) 2:23
13. “The Gambler” 3:35
14. “All I Ever Need Is You” (with Dottie West) 3:09
15. “She Believes in Me” 4:15
16. “‘Til I Can Make It on My Own” (with Dottie West) 3:20
17. “You Decorated My Life” 3:41
18. “Coward of the County” 4:22
19. “Don’t Fall in Love with a Dreamer” (with Kim Carnes) 3:42
20. “Love the World Away” 3:13
21. “Lady” 3:54

1. “What Are We Doin’ in Love” (with Dottie West) 3:04
2. “I Don’t Need You” 3:30
3. “Share Your Love with Me” 3:20
4. “Blaze of Glory” 2:40
5. “Through the Years” 4:24
6. “Love Will Turn You Around” 3:40
7. “A Love Song” 3:18
8. “We’ve Got Tonight” (with Sheena Easton) 3:52
9. “Scarlet Fever” 3:56
10. “Islands in the Stream” (with Dolly Parton) 4:13
11. “Buried Treasure” 4:13
12. “Crazy” 3:45
13. “Morning Desire” 4:11
14. “Make No Mistake, She’s Mine” (with Ronnie Milsap) 4:00
15. “Twenty Years Ago” 3:47
16. “The Vows Go Unbroken (Always True to You)” 3:33
17. “The Greatest” 3:14
18. “Buy Me a Rose” (with Alison Krauss and Billy Dean) 3:50
19. “It’s a Beautiful Life” 3:15
20. “My World Is Over” (with Whitney Duncan) 3:47
21. “We Are the Same” 4:30

Tuesday 2pm: Sounds of The 80’s

This week on Sounds of The 80’s:  Bruce Springsteen, Eddie Murphy, Kenny Rogers, Dire Straits, Robert John, Prince, Ramones, Air Supply, Steely Dan, America, Boston, Elton John, Poison, Stevie Nicks, Queen, Men At Work and many many more .. . 

Wednesday 7pm: Great Soul Performances 2: The 80’s with Bobby Jay

gsp2“Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s” comes your way later on with these artists on the playlist: Rufus & Chaka Khan, Tierra, Marvin Gaye, the Four Tops with Smokey Robinson, Aretha Franklin, Kenny Rogers, Kool & the Gang, Kenny Loggins, U.S.A. For Africa, New Edition, Sister Sledge and many others. Join me at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT, and 4PM PT. We’ll have a good time with a lot of fantastic artists and music later this evening on “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s” at the home of the hits, RadioMaxMusic.Com.

Great Soul Performances II The 80s with Bobby Jay 7pm ET

gsp2Coming up on “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s” this evening on RadioMaxMusic.Com, you’ll hear from: Grandmaster Flash, Barry & Glodean White, Marvin Gaye, Shalamar, Gladys Knight, Kenny Loggins, Patti LaBelle, Rufus with Chaka Khan, George Benson, the Gap Band, Kenny Rogers and a host of others. It starts at 7PM ET, 6PM CT, 5PM MT & 4PM PT. Don’t forget you can catch it again until next Wednesday by going to: http://radiomaxmusic.com/gsp2listen.html. It’s all good when you tune in to “Great Soul Performances 2: The 80s” here on “Hump Day.” See Ya Later ‘Gator!

Feature Artist: Kenny Rogers (Singles) 6pm ET @_KennyRogers

Kenny RogersKenneth Ray “Kenny” Rogers (born August 21, 1938) is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Though he has been most successful with country audiences, he has charted more than 120 hit singles across various music genres, topped the country and pop album charts for more than 200 individual weeks in the United States alone and has sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time.

Two of his albums, The Gambler and Kenny, are featured in the About.com poll of “The 200 Most Influential Country Albums Ever”. He was voted the “Favorite Singer of All-Time” in a 1986 joint poll by readers of both USA Today and People. He has received numerous such awards as the AMAs, Grammys, ACMs and CMAs, as well as a lifetime achievement award for a career spanning six decades in 2003.

Later success includes the 2006 album release, Water & Bridges, an across the board hit, that hit the Top 5 in the Billboard Country Albums sales charts, also charting in the Top 15 of the Billboard 200. The first single from the album, “I Can’t Unlove You,” was also a sizable chart hit. Remaining a popular entertainer around the world, the following year he completed a tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland, telling BBC Radio 2 DJ Steve Wright his favourite hit was “The Gambler”. He has also acted in a variety of movies and television shows, most notably the title roles in Kenny Rogers as The Gambler and the MacShayne series as well as his appearance on The Muppet Show. – Wikipedia

Artist Countdown: Kim Carnes Top 30 Hits – 1pm ET @kim_carnes

Kim CarnesKim Carnes (born July 20, 1945) is an American singer-songwriter. Born in Los Angeles, California, Carnes now resides in Nashville, Tennessee, where she continues to write music. She began her career as a songwriter 1960s writing for other artists whilst performing in local pubs and working as a session musician. She signed with Amos Records and released her debut album Rest on Me in 1972. Her 1980 duet with Kenny Rogers, “Don’t Fall in Love with a Dreamer”, has been described as her “big break.” Success followed with her first top-ten hit, a cover version of “More Love”, in 1980. Following this, her single “Bette Davis Eyes” became the biggest U.S. hit of the year in 1981, and won her a Grammy Award for Record of the Year.

As a songwriter, Carnes also co-wrote the number one hit “The Heart Won’t Lie” with Donna Weiss, recorded by Reba McEntire and Vince Gill. She also composed “I’ll Be Here Where the Heart Is” for the 1983 film Flashdance, which won Carnes her second Grammy Award. Following the release of 1988’s View from the House, Carnes began to concentrate more on her songwriting career. Her distinctive raspy vocal style has drawn comparisons to Rod Stewart. – Wikipedia

1 Bette Davis Eyes
2 Don’t Fall in Love with a Dreamer (with Kenny Rogers)
3 What About Me (Kenny Rogers (w/ James Ingram & Kim Carnes))
4 More Love
5 Voyeur
6 Crazy in the Night (Barking at Airplanes)
7 Draw of the Cards
8 You’re a Part of Me (with Gene Cotton)
9 Make No Mistake, He’s Mine (with Barbra Streisand)
10 Crazy in Love
11 I Pretend
12 Invitation to Dance
13 Does It Make You Remember
14 Invisible Hands
15 The Universal Song
16 Cry Like a Baby
17 You Make My Heart Beat Faster (And That’s All That Matters)
18 It Hurts So Bad
19 Mistaken Identity
20 Abadabadango
21 Speed of the Sound of Loneliness
22 Divided Hearts
23 I’d Lie to You for Your Love
24 Gypsy Honeymoon
25 Don’t Cry Now
26 Heartbreak Hotel (with Neil Diamond)
27 Oliver (Voice On The Radio)
28 Don’t Pick Up The Phone
29 Break The Rules Tonight (Out Of School)
30 Don’t Call It Love

Artist Countdown: Kenny Rogers Top 25 Hits 6pm ET @_KennyRogers

Kenneth Donald “Kenny” Rogers (born 21 August 1938) is an American singer-songwriter, photographer, record producer, actor, and entrepreneur. Though he has been most successful with country audiences, he has charted more than 120 hit singles across various music genres and topping the country and pop album charts for more than 200 individual weeks in the United States alone.

1 Lucille
2 Coward of the County
3 Islands in the Stream w/ Dolly Parton
4 Lady
5 We’ve Got Tonight w/ Sheena Easton
6 The Gambler
7 She Believes in Me
8 I Don’t Need You
9 Don’t Fall in Love with a Dreamer w/ Kim Carnes
10 You Decorated My Life
11 Love Will Turn You Around
12 Daytime Friends
13 The Greatest
14 Love or Something Like It
15 Sweet Music Man
16 The Last Ten Years (Superman)
17 I Can’t Unlove You
18 Through the Years
19 Twenty Years Ago
20 Morning Desire
21 Crazy
22 All My Life
23 Real Love w/ Dolly Parton
24 Scarlet Fever
25 Buried Treasure