The Best-Selling Christmas Albums of the ‘50s

Best-Selling Christmas Albums of the ‘50s – by Jason Klose 1950 – Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby Originally released in 1945 on Decca Records, the compilation album Merry Christmas by Bing Crosby was the best-selling Christmas album for six consecutive years (1945-50). The album includes Crosby’s signature song “White Christmas,” […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Eagles’ “Hotel California” Album

December 8, 2020 – We are doing a live broadcast to chat about John Lennon later today but let’s not forget the 44th birthday of this classic album. Jason Klose​, who is the head writer of our sister channel “Rock History Book” wrote this excellent look back at the album. […]

5 Big Lead Singers Who Died Without Much Fanfare – Rock History Book

December 2, 2020 – Lead singers who died Laura Branigan Laura Branigan, the Grammy-nominated pop singer, songwriter and actress best known for her 1982 platinum hit “Gloria,” died on August 26, 2004 at the age of 52 of a previously undiagnosed brain aneurysm in her sleep at her home in […]