Posts Tagged ‘ top 40 ’

Sergio Mendes – Confetti: A Retro Review

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January 8, 2012
Sergio Mendes - Confetti

Sergio Mendes’ classic release ‘Confetti’ has been much under appreciated due to the heavy Adult Contemporary focus. To some it is not Latin enough. Most of the airplay he gets in the U.S. is from Easy Listening or Adult Contemporary stations, so this thinking makes little sense. The minor Top 40 hit, featuring Joe...
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Frederick Knight – ‘I’ve Been Lonely For So Long’: A Retro Review

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July 24, 2011
Frederick Knight - I've Been Lonely For So Long

Listening to the Top 40 from 1972 on Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) Satellite Radio, I heard the song “I’ve Been Lonely For So Long” which peaked at #27 in 1972. The album release has the same title. Ranging from falsetto soul to right down the middle, this long lost gem shines all across the board....
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