Song of the Day Dedication – It Takes Two/Joy & Pain – Rob Base and D.J. E-Z Rock

Right about now You are about to be possessed By the sounds of M.C. Rob Base And D.J. E-Z Rock Hit it… Today we’ve got a sad dedication for Song of the Day on John’s World.  I am saddened to report that D.J. E-Z Rock, of this song’s fame, passed away suddenly yesterday.  He was … More Song of the Day Dedication – It Takes Two/Joy & Pain – Rob Base and D.J. E-Z Rock

Song of the Day Tribute to Jam Master Jay – It’s Like That/Sucker MC’s – Run DMC

On October 30th, 2002, Jason Mizell, Jam Master Jay of Run DMC fame, was shot and killed in Jamaica, Queens in a notoriously senseless attack in a recording studio.  It’s hard to believe it’s been ten years already since this groundbreaking Hall of Fame musician left us, and so today we make note of this … More Song of the Day Tribute to Jam Master Jay – It’s Like That/Sucker MC’s – Run DMC

Crowded House drummer passes away at 45: R.I.P. Peter Jones

And then there were three. There’s some old cliche about things happening in threes, and one of the things many talk about concerning threes are deaths. First, Donna Summer passed away on May 17th, then the Bee Gees Robin Gibb on the 20th, and now the drummer for 80’s Australian band Crowded House, Peter Jones, … More Crowded House drummer passes away at 45: R.I.P. Peter Jones

Disco loses a second star in less than a week: R.I.P. Robin Gibb

Oh man, it’s been a rough week for disco! First, Donna Summer passes away from cancer on Thursday and now Robin Gibbs finally succumbed to his own bout with the terrible disease earlier today. Donna was 63 years old. Robin was 62. Though I was never a huge fan of the Bee Gees, their contributions … More Disco loses a second star in less than a week: R.I.P. Robin Gibb