Tag: Bonnie Tyler

Brook Benton - Dinah Washington

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dinah Washington & Brook Benton, “Baby (You’ve Got What It Takes)”

Dinah Washington and Brook Benton teamed up for two smash hits in 1960...

Music, The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: Goodbye, Tina

Rob Smith bids farewell to an old friend in his "VInyl Diaries."...


Over the Covers: Ten Artists Who Covered Their Own Songs

The first article in the new series "Over the Covers" focuses on artists who re-recorded their own songs, thereby covering themselves. ...

Aretha Franklin

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Aretha Franklin, “A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)”

Happy New Year! In 1967, Aretha Franklin released “A Natural Woman (You Make Me Feel Like)” on Atlantic Records. The song was...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 12

A super-sized fun-pak to round out Disc 3! #16 Bertie Higgins, “Key Largo” (1982) Billboard Top Ten; #1 adult contemporary. youtube...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: July 20, 2012

All aboard the Friday Five! Next stop: the weekend!...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 8, 2012

Counting down the minutes until 5:00? Pass some time and join in this week's Friday Five!...


Mellowmas, Music

The Twenty-Second Day of Mellowmas: Total Eclipse of the Nog

Turn around, bright eyes -- Bonnie Tyler is here with a Mellowmas tune that has Jason scratching his head and Jeff holding out for a burst...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 93

We’re finishing up the letter T this week as we take a look at some more great — and shitty — songs from the ’80s...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Kimberly Caldwell, “Without Regret”

I’ve been forced over the past few years to create a new gauge for music discrimination: good, bad and American Idol. I’ll...


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Bonnie Tyler, “Lovers Again”

Back in her late-70s, “It’s a Heartache” period, gravelly voiced Bonnie Tyler was viewed chiefly as Rod Stewart with a...