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All For Paul: Happy 80th Birthday Paul Anka!

This week Retro Dee's Guide to the Best Era Ever is pleased to wish legendary singer-songwriter Paul Anka a Happy 80th Birthday! Paul Albert Anka was born in Ottawa, Canada on July 30, 1941. It would be impossible for me to encapsulate his epic career in the music industry in a short bio. So let… Continue reading All For Paul: Happy 80th Birthday Paul Anka!

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Fifties Study Hall: Top Music Duos of the 1950’s

Welcome to 50’s study hall.  In this section, I will be publishing a series of lists that will allow readers to use them as a reference for the given topic. Please feel free to message me if any of the info needs correcting, or if you have anything to add.  I hope this section will… Continue reading Fifties Study Hall: Top Music Duos of the 1950’s

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Music in the 1950’s: Three for Eddie C.

Hello everyone and Welcome to this installment of Music in the 1950's. I'm Retro Dee and today we'll be celebrating Eddie Cochran in honor of his October 3 birthday. Eddie Cochran (born October 3, 1938 in Albert Lea, MN) was a phenomenal talent, gone far too soon. Best known for his 1958 mega-hit "Summertime Blues",… Continue reading Music in the 1950’s: Three for Eddie C.