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Couple Surprised By WHAM Sax Serenade At Quincy Riverfront

If you were listening to Y101 at any point during this week’s Throwback Thursday, chances are high that you heard Michael Rose paying tribute to the late, great George Michael who passed away on Christmas Day at the age of 53. I lost count exactly, but I think there was a Wham or post-Wham song every hour until Lisa Paige took over around 7:00.

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Missouri State Fair
Kurt Parsons

Infamous Ozark Music Festival Was Missouri’s Woodstock [Video]

Some have fond memories of something very unique that took place in Sedalia, Missouri in the 1970s. Others would prefer to forget it ever happened. The Ozark Music Festival was held in July 1974 at the Missouri State Fairgrounds, and it was basically the Show-Me State's version of Woodstock. Depending on who you ask, it was either an incredible event or a total disaster. Check out this video that was uploaded to YouTube to see footage from the festival.

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Taylor Swift
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Taylor Swift Gifts 96-Year-Old World War II Veteran With Surprise Visit

A 96-year-old World War II veteran received the gift of Taylor Swift this holiday season.

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George Michael
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George Michael Dead at 53

The legendary UK singer, who started his career in the band Wham, died today (Dec. 25).

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Christmas Carolers
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Where Have All the Christmas Carolers Gone?


There was a time in this country when people would actually go around different neighborhoods as a group and sing Christmas carols. That day is long gone...or is it?

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Tony Bennett Beyonce
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Tony Bennett Says Mysterious Beyonce Collaboration May Be In The Works

The 90-year-old singer also wants to record another album with Lady Gaga.

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Michael Smith, Getty Images

Christmas Songs Can be Good and Bad – What is Your Favorite Christmas Song?

If you ask people if they like Christmas Music, most would say yes but there are a few who could do without it. At the top of this website page there is a place to click to listen to continuous Christmas Music. It is on my computer in my office all day long. In listening, I have my favorites and then there are others I really don't like at all.

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Madonna and James Corden Carpool Karaoke
'The Late Late Show' via YouTube

Madonna Twerks, Teases Michael Jackson Kiss and Tell in ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Madonna twerks, vogues and teases a story about the late Michael Jackson in the teaser clip for her Carpool Karaoke session with James Corden.

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Adele Beyonce 2017 Grammys Nominees
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2017 Grammy Awards Nominations: See The Full List

Meghan Trainor announced the nominations for the forthcoming 2017 Grammy Awards -- see the full list.

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Does Fall Out Boy Include Quincy in Their ‘Uma Thurman’ Lyrics?

Fall Out Boy's "UMA THURMAN" song was pretty popular a few years ago, but did you know that the song may include a mention of Quincy in it?  Part of the song's lyrics mentions the Gem City.

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