Rare & Scratchy Rock ‘N Roll

This is part two of our two-part salute to a singer, actress, and television personality, who is one of the most successful female vocalists of all time. She charted hit singles spanning seven decades beginning in the 1960s. Her recordings have sold more than100 million copies world-wide. She’s Dionne Warwick.


We’ll chronicle all of the rest of her hit singles, along with the numerous original versions by the many other artists who inspired her.


In this episode, we’ll highlight Dionne Warwick’s special connections and collaborations with the Spinners, Barry Manilow, the Bee Gees, Johnny Mathis, Luther Vandross, Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Gladys Knight, Michael Jackson, Lionel Ritchie, Isaac Hayes, and Billy Ray Cyrus, among many others.


Our Resident “Rare & Scratchy Rock ‘N Roll” Rockologist, Ken Deutsch presents more of his 1974 interview with Dionne Warwick, along with his always incisive comments about the tunes. And Radio Dave have more of the greatest rock and roll stories on record.