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RIP singer Paul Davis

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by kicksave, Apr 25, 2008.

  1. kicksave

    kicksave Member

    If you were in middle school or high school in the late '70s, you probably slow-danced to "I Go Crazy," which was on Billboard's Top 100 for a then-record 40 weeks.
    Davis also had a couple of other hits: "Sweet Life," "Cool Night" and "'65 Love Affair."
    Soft-rock schlock? Maybe. But it brings back a lot of nice memories.
    Davis died after a heart attack at age 60 in Meridian, Miss.
  2. 93Devil

    93Devil Well-Known Member

    I am firing up Napster right now.

    65 is a classic tune.

    There are so many Paul Davis, Andrew Gold or Rupert Holmes types of artists from the 70s that really do not get remembered enough unless you are listening to the Boogie Nights or Anchorman soundtrack.

  3. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    The headline on that link, "Recording star Paul Davis dies Tuesday at age 60" sounds like he's going to be executed ...
  4. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    There's a good reason for that. (Too soon?)
  5. Norman Stansfield

    Norman Stansfield Active Member

    A frequent contributor on XM's The Heart.

  6. OTD

    OTD Active Member

    All those guys are on XM's 70s on 7. You just have to change stations when Barry Manilow comes on.
  7. Mystery_Meat

    Mystery_Meat Guest

    Oh shi I didn't realize he did Cool Night. I dug that song. Forgot 65 Love Affair existed until today. Truly a beacon in the later stages of the AM Gold movement.
  8. StormSurge

    StormSurge Active Member

    I too am a fan of "'65 Love Affair". RIP...
  9. Hustle

    Hustle Guest

    Rip. 65, cool night were great songs of my very early days. Those and 'i love a rainy night' by eddie rabbitt.
  10. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Ambrosia has gotta be playing the funeral service.
  11. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Good career move.
  12. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Didn't Davis also do Meet Me in Montana with Marie Osmond? Or was that "England Dan" Seals?
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