Chuck’s Classics present Bob B. Soxx

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Bob B. Soxx & he Blue Jeans
1963
Group made up of Bobby Sheen lead, and two girls Darlene Love & Fanita James. Not any notable success after this hit.

 

 

Chuck Benson

Chuck Benson – Started his broadcast career in 1960 as a writer at CKYL, Peace River, AB, where in 1965 he won the Gold Leaf Award (now called the Juno) for Top Disc Jockey for Canada. From there, a brief stint at CFRN, Edmonton, AB as Promotions Manager for AM/FM Radio. Then in ’62 helped open CKNL Fort St. John, BC. In ’68 Chuck and two others (Ernie Mushtuk and Ernie Mykyte) started up Yellowhead Broadcasting Ltd out of Edson, AB, eventually ending up with satellites in Grande Cache, Jasper, Whitecourt and Hinton, AB. He sold his interests and moved to Vancouver, ending up with CFVR, Abbotsford as General Sales Manager, then Manager of CHPQ, Parksville, and eventually as a Sales Consultant with CIGV-FM in Penticton. Chuck is retired from broadcasting and living with his wife in Parksville.

Published on November 15, 2018 at 9:05 pm by Chuck Benson

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November 16, 2018 - 11:39 pm

Crankypants

Darlene Love had a few solo charted hits according to Billboard. Not too shabby.


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