Tag: Neil Sedaka

Wednesday 4pm ET: Feature Artist – Neil Sedaka

Neil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939) is an American pop singer, pianist, composer and record producer. Since his music career began in 1957 as a short-lived founding member of the Tokens, he has sold millions of records as an artist and has written or co-written over 500 songs for himself and others, collaborating mostly with lyricists Howard Greenfield and Phil Cody.

Sedaka attended Abraham Lincoln High School in Brooklyn, from which he graduated in 1956.

He and his wife Leba (née Strassberg) have been married since 1962. They have two children: a daughter, Dara, a recording artist and vocalist for television and radio commercials, and who sang the female part on the Sedaka Billboard Top 20 hit duet “Should’ve Never Let You Go” from 1980, and “Angel Queen” on the Queen Millennia soundtrack; and a son, Marc, a screenwriter who lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Samantha, and their three children.

Sedaka’s nephew, by marriage, is CNN Politics political writer Harry Enten.

Friday 10pm ET: History of Rock & Roll with Bill Drake

Wednesday 2pm: Sounds of The 70s

This week on the Sounds of The 70’s:  Paul McCartney & Wings, Neil Sedaka, Elton John, Pilot, Dire Straits, Bee Gees, Dawn, Linda Ronstadt, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Joe Cocker, Doobie Brothers and more . . .

Artist Countdown: Neil Sedaka Top 30 Hits 1pm ET @RadioMax

sedakaNeil Sedaka (born March 13, 1939) is an American pop/rock singer, pianist, and composer. His career has spanned nearly 55 years, during which time he has sold millions of records as an artist and has written or co-written over 500 songs for himself and other artists, collaborating mostly with lyricists Howard Greenfield and Phil Cody. – Wikipedia

1 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do  (1962)
2 Laughter in the Rain
3 Bad Blood (w/ Elton John)
4 Calendar Girl
5 Oh! Carol
6 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1976)
7 Love in the Shadows
8 Should’ve Never Let You Go (w/ Dara Sedaka)
9 The Immigrant
10 You Mean Everything to Me
11 That’s When the Music Takes Me 
12 I Go Ape
13 Amarillo
14 You Gotta Make Your Own Sunshine
15 Steppin’ Out (w/ Elton John)
16 Stairway to Heaven
17 Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen
18 Next Door to an Angel
19 Little Devil
20 The Diary
21 Alice in Wonderland
22 Let’s Go Steady Again
23 Bad Girl
24 Crying My Heart Out for You
25 King of Clowns
26 Sweet Little You
27 The Dreamer
28 The Girl for Me
29 Alone at Last
30 The Queen of 1964