The hits the day "The Midnight Special" debuted on NBC. It ran until May 1, 1981. In an era where artists generally lip-synced on TV, The Midnight Special featured live performances.
Country pop and the birth of Outlaw
Classic '70s & '80s Indie, Punk, Garage, Psych, Post-Punk, and No Wave
Tony Award Best Musicals '70s-'80s
"Best Musical" winners from two decades
Feel Good '70s & '80s
Uptempo '70s and '80s pop hits
A decade's worth of tracks that FM radio has largely quit playing but we don't want you to forget...
This Is Music: 1971
Legendary rock, landmark soul, pop and even country, all of which made 1971 a magical musical yea...
Top 40: July 10, 1972
A total solar eclipse was visible in Alaska on July 10, 1972. Here are the song that ruled the ra...
This Is Music: 1979
Welcome to the year that gave birth to the Walkman!
Ten Great Albums: 1973
Here's what's stacked on your record changer: Bowie, Browne, The Eagles, Elton, Joel, Pink Floyd,...
Jazz Sampler: 1974
All the tracks from our favorite jazz releases of 1974
The Most Oldies: 1974
Includes some songs radio stations played in '74 that you probably haven't heard in years!
Country Yearbook 1970
With Glen Campbell, Bill Anderson, Johnny Cash, and Tammy Wynette
This Is Music: 1978
Here's a trip that takes you from Saturday Night Fever and Grease to Seger & The Stones. An adve...
Top 40: July 25, 1978
The hits that topped the charts on the day the world's first 'test tube' baby, Louise Brown, was ...
The Soul of '78
A deep groove of the year's best R&B and Dance is cut through this collection.
This Is Music: 1970
These are the songs that filled the radio during the launch year for the AMC Gremlin and Earth Da...
Country Yearbook 1976
America's bicentennial year saw the birth of Austin City Limits, Dolly Parton's variety show, and...
Country Yearbook 1979
Don Williams, Crystal Gayle, Eddie Rabbitt, and Tanya Tucker keeping Country alive in '79
The Soul of '71
A landmark year of classic music from Marvin Gaye, Aretha, the Jacksons, and Jean Knight's "Mr. B...
Classic Rock 1977
A year for classics like Fleetwood Mac's Rumours, Clapton's Slowhand, Skynyrd's Street Survivors,...
This Is Music: 1977
"Undercover Angels," "Dancing Queens" and the "Boogie Man" that made the music of 1977
Classic Rock 1975
'75 rockers like Queen, Foghat, Pink Floyd, Eagles, and Alice Cooper
Classic Rock 1972
Mega album drops from Neil Young, Bowie, Deep Purple, the Stones, Allmans & tons more
Country Yearbook 1972
The first Fan Fair in Nashville, Opryland USA opens, "Delta Dawn," and Will the Circle Be Unbroke...
This Is Music: 1972
Hits 50 years young from Paul Simon, Cat Stevens, Three Dog Night, Doobie Bros., Chicago and more...