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Johnny Randolph’s Top 5 @ 5 - Friday April 29, 2016

Top 5 @ 5 - Balloon Songs

5) Come Sail Away - Styx
 
4) Sailing - Christopher Cross 

3) Gonna Fly Now (Theme From Rocky) - Bill Conti

2) Fly Like An Eagle  - The Steve Miller Band  

1) Up, Up and Away - The Fifth Dimension

 
 
For: Friday, April 29, 2016 

>>Today In Rock History 

On This Day: 

In 1970 
George Harrison announced plans for his debut solo album. 

In 1972 
New York Governor John Lindsay asked the federal government to stop the deportation proceedings against John Lennon so the former Beatle and wife Yoko could continue living in the U.S. 

In 1980 
Black Sabbath began their first tour with vocalist Ronnie James Dio, who replaced Ozzy Osbourne. 

In 1993 
Guitarist Mick Ronson died of liver cancer.  He had worked with David Bowie and Mott the Hoople.  Ronson was 46. 

In 1999 
Tommy Lee announced he was leaving Motley Crue to form a new group, Methods of Mayhem. 

In 2001 
Van Halen guitarist Eddie Van Halen admitted that he had been fighting cancer.