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DEF: Connie “Funky Little Beat”

In 1986, Connie released her self-titled debut album. Exactly 35 years ago, her first single, “Funky Little Beat,” climbed to a peak position of number 41 on Billboard‘s R&B singles...

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DEF: Mel Tillis “Southern Rains”

Mel Tillis hit number one on Billboard‘s Hot Country Singles chart six times. Exactly 40 years ago, the last of those six hits, “Southern Rains,” rose to the top of the...

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DEF: Neil Diamond “I’m Alive”

Three songs from Neil Diamond‘s 1982 album Heartlight made appearances on Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart. On this date in 1983, the second of that trio of songs, “I’m Alive,” rose to a...

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DEF: When in Rome “Heaven Knows”

When in Rome is known for their Top 40 hit, “The Promise,” but they did hit Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart one more time, with their follow-up single, “Heaven Knows.” On this...