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"Some songs are just like tattoos for your brain. You hear them and they're affixed to you". - Carlos Santana


This Week's Featured Artist

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band,
whose biggest Pop hit, "Mr. Bojangles" topped out at #9
this week in 1971.

Be sure to read Gary James'
interview with Jimmie Fadden
of The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band.

Did You Know?

Jerry Jeff Walker wrote "Mr. Bojangles" from a real life experience
after he landed in jail and met an older Black man who made a living as a street dancer.



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Who sang that song that you have stuck in your head?
How high did it climb on the charts and in what year?
You can find out in our Who Sang That Hit? Section
Explore the facts behind the deaths
of some of the music world's biggest stars
Read all about Rock and Roll's Unsolved Mysteries


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