Tag Archives: Billy Squier

#89 Prince – 1999 (1982)

Prince….Minneapolis….1980’s. These 3 things are forever linked in music history. While the Purple One had a one off #11 hit in 1979 with “I Wanna Be Your Lover”  , when releasing his career launching 5th album 1999, he was still … Continue reading

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#93 Billy Squier – Here and Now (1989)

The 1980’s didn’t end the way they started for Billy Squier. The curse of the “Rock Me Tonite” video was too much to overcome. After stringing together 3 straight Platinum selling albums (Don’t Say No, Emotions In Motion & Signs … Continue reading

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#94 Piper – Piper (1976)

Who the hell is Piper? My guess is most people reading this have never heard of this band. But Piper was the band that Billy Squier played in before there was a….well….Billy Squier. After kicking around for several years in various … Continue reading

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#122 Shooting Star – Hang On For Your Life (1981)

Shooting Star is my 2nd favorite band that hails from Kansas City, behind the Rainmakers. OK, so K.C. isn’t really known for rock and roll. This was the only album of real significance for the band. Music is constantly going through … Continue reading

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