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Get Ready For the ’80s This Weekend

Every Friday and Saturday night on Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR we highlight the '80s!

On Friday and Saturday nights, the '80s take over 98.7 on the air and online at wfgr.com AND on the Radiopup app!

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Paul McCartney Gets His First Top Five Hit in Over 31 Years [Video]

Hooking up with Rihanna and Kanye West has proven to be a good thing for Paul McCartney. The trio’s collaboration “FourFiveSeconds” landed at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 this week, which is the first time the former Beatle has been in the Top Five in over 31 years. According to Billboard.com, it’s actually been 31 years, one month and one week to be exact.

Can you remember his last top five effort? Hint: He wasn't alone then, either.

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Paul McCartney Has a Top 5 Single for the First Time in More Than 30 Years

It's hard to argue with success, so the next time someone gives Paul McCartney guff for collaborating with Kanye West and Rihanna on their recent "FourFiveSeconds" single, he can just point to the pop chart.

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The Muse For Eric Clapton And George Harrison Unveils Candid Photographs From The Golden Age Of Rock And Roll [Video]

It's not often you get two classic rock songs written about you, but Pattie Boyd, ex-wife of both George Harrison and Eric Clapton, has that honor.

Harrison penned the 1969 Beatles ballad "Something" about his then wife, Boyd, and Clapton countered with "Layla" in 1970, a song about his secret crush on her.

Boyd is exhibiting a series of candid photos featuring Clapton, Harrison and their musical friends this week in San Francisco.

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Kid Rock Playing Six Shows at DTE Energy Music Theatre with Foreigner

After going over so well last year, Kid Rock is bringing back $20 concert tickets on the "$20 Best Night Ever" Tour this summer.

So far, he's announced 36 shows, with six stops at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, near his hometown of Detroit.

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Lesley Gore, Early ’60s Teen Sensation, Dies [Video]

We can all cry if we want to.

The 1960s singing sensation Lesley Gore has died; she was 68 years old.

Despite being a non-smoker, her death was caused by lung cancer.

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Frederik Meijer Gardens Announces First Acts For Summer Concert Series

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park has announced the first three acts that will be performing at this year’s outdoor summer concert series.

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George Thorogood Announces Co-Headlining Tour with Brian Setzer

George Thorogood may drink alone, but this summer he's touring with Brian Setzer.

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Will Madonna Ever Tire of Showing Us Her Butt? [Video]

If you're my age -- which, coincidentally, is the same age as Madonna, chances are pretty good you've seen Madonna's bare butt at some time in your life.

Michigan's favorite daughter is not content with letting a younger generation go by without seeing it as well, as she flashed it again Sunday night on the Grammy Awards' red carpet in Los Angeles.

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Retro Jojo: Watch Pre-’Roseanne’ John Goodman Rock Out with the Talking Heads [Video]

Prior to his turn at TV stardom in the hit sit-com "Roseanne" and even before his iconic role as Walter in the movie "The Big Lebowski," John Goodman took to the stage and danced up a storm in Talking Heads' 1986 video smash, "Wild Wild Life".

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Were ’90s the Greatest Decade Ever? [Video]

As Jimmy Fallon proved with the overwhelmingly popular "Saved By The Bell" reunion on NBC's "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" last week, '90s nostalgia is picking up steam.

In Sunday's New York Times, novelist Kurt Anderson argues that the '90s may have been the greatest decade ever, both from an economic and from a pop culture standpoint.

His argument is solid, but I lean toward the '80s for one reason and one reason only, a little political instability and economic uncertainty leads to better music.

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Hozier, Annie Lennox Took Us to ‘Church’ at 2015 Grammys [Video]

While there some tough contenders, we have to say that Hozier and Annie Lennox delivered hands-down the best performance at the 2015 Grammy Awards last night.

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