The Retro Mix

The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/20/16: Desert Island Discs

​​On this show, I played songs that I or the listeners would want with us if we were stranded on a desert island.

6 pm hour

This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You)- The Isley Bros.
Just Go Away- Blondie
Private Eyes- Hall & Oates
Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In- The 5th Dimension
The Makings of You- Gladys Knight & the Pips
Golden Years- David Bowie
Cream- Prince
Boogaloo Down Broadway- The Fantastic Johnny C
Stay- Shakespears Sister
Fantasy- Earth, Wind & Fire
All Along the Watchtower- The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Ups and Downs- Paul Revere & the Raiders
Suspicious Minds- Elvis Presley
Never Stop- Brand New Heavies
7 pm hou
I Saw Her Standing There- The Beatles
Pucker Up Buttercup- Jr. Walker & the All Stars
Lose My Breath- Destiny's Child
Paying the Price of Love- The Bee Gees
Take It to the Limit- The Eagles
Smackwater Jack- Carole King
Hey Ya!- OutKast
Slow Down- Larry Williams
Johnny B. Goode- Chuck Berry
Secret Agent Man- Johnny Rivers
Tumbling Dice- The Rolling Stones
Harry Hippie- Bobby Womack
You Met Your Match- Stevie Wonder
I Saw Her Again- The Mamas & the Papas
You Get What You Give- New Radicals
She's Got It- Little Richard
8 pm hou
Rock Around the Clock- Bill Haley & his Comets
Money's My Problem- Sam the Sham & the Pharaohs
Off the Wall- Michael Jackson
Philadelphia Freedom- Elton John
Love Don't Love Nobody- The Spinners
Baby What a Big Surprise- Chicago
Here Today- The Beach Boys
Dark Lady- Cher
If You Can Want- Smokey Robinson & the Miracles
Shake a Tail Feather- The Five Du-Tones
Bridge Over Troubled Water- Simon & Garfunkel
Cindy- The Temptations
Limelight- Rush
Girls and Boys- Blur
L.A. Woman- The Doors
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The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/14/16: Janet Jackson 50th Birthday Tribute

​Unless otherwise noted, all songs are by Janet Jackson

6 pm hour

What Have You Done for Me Lately

Young Love



Let's Wait Awhile


You'll Never Find (A Love Like Mine)


The Pleasure Principle

Don't Stand Another Chance

When I Think of You

Come Give Your Love to Me


7 pm hour

Miss You Much

State of the World



Come Back to Me

Whoops Now

What'll I Do

Black Cat


Love Will Never Do Without You

Best Things in Life Are Free- Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson with BBD and Ralph Tresvant

Dream Street


8 pm hou​r

Pledge/Rhythm Nation

Diamonds- Herb Alpert with Janet Jackson

You Want This


That's the Way Love Goes

Funky Big Band

Scream- Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson

All for You

Got 'Til It's Gone- Janet Jackson feat. Q-Tip and Joni Mitchell


Because of Love

Together Again

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The Retro Mix Playlist for 3/19/16: Old School R&B

On this show, I was joined in the studio by DJ CC (the host of Chelsea's Live Line) as we played old school R&B from the 60s and 70s.
Hour 1
Shotgun- Jr. Walker & the All-Stars
Loving You, Losing You- Phyllis Hyman
Could It Be I'm Falling in Love- The Spinners
Aunt Dora's Love Soul Shack- Arthur Conley
There'll Never Be- Switch
What Cha Gonna Do with My Lovin'- Stephanie Mills
Who's Making Love- Johnnie Taylor
Take the 5th Amendment- Joe Tex
From A to B segment's featured artist: The Floaters
Float On
Everything Happens for a Reason
Young Hearts, Run Free- Candi Staton
Harvest for the World- The Isley Brothers
Hold On, I'm Coming- Sam & Dave
Tramp- Otis & Carla
The Door You Closed to Me- The Box Tops
Hour 2
I'll Take You There- The Staple Singers
Shiftless, Shady, Jealous Kind of People- The O'Jays
I Can't Help Myself- The Four Tops
Proud Mary- Ike & Tina Turner
Leaving Me- The Independents
Fantasy- Earth, Wind & Fire
I'm Every Woman- Chaka Khan
(My Love Is) Growing Tall- Jackie Wilson
(You) Got What I Need- Freddie Scott
A Beautiful Morning- The Rascals
Lovely Day- Bill Withers
Cherished- Dusty Springfield
You'll Never a Find a Love Like Mine- Lou Rawls
You're the First, the Last, My Everything- Barry White
Stick Up- Honey Cone
Nothing Takes the Place of You- Toussaint McCall
Hour 3
Let's Stay Together- Al Green
Carry Me- Joe Simon
Dancing in the Street- Martha & the Vandellas
Can't Satisfy- The Impressions
Funky Broadway- Wilson Pickett
(Olivia) Lost and Turned Out- The Whispers
Tonight Is the Night- Betty Wright
I Was Made to Love Her- Stevie Wonder
I Say a Little Prayer- Dionne Warwick
You're My Everything- The Temptations
Person to Person- AWB
Got to Be Real- Cheryl Lynn
The Weight- Aretha Franklin
Agent Double-O-Soul- Edwin Starr
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag- James Brown
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