The Danny Daniel Show - Season 2 - Episode 4

The Danny Daniel Show - Season 2 - Episode 4

Falling In Love With Her - Paula Greer
Contract On Love - Stevie Wonder
The Ones Who Really Love You - Mary Wells


Good News:

  • Difference Makers
  • Long-Term Care 101
  • Motown Revisited

Interviews:

  • Betsy Bean - Boom Athens Magazine

More Good Music: The Marvelettes Medley

  • All The Love I Got
  • He Won't Be True
  • Locking Up My Heart

The Family Connection

The family connection is everything. On today's episode, we get into a story about embroidery, and how its use, passed down through generations, can make family's come together 

FEATURED SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. Rain Is a Lonesome Thing - The Hillsiders 
  2. Purple Rain Drops - Stevie Wonder 
  3. I Wish It Would Rain - The Temptations 
  4. I'm the Exception to the Rule - The Velvelettes 
  5. Should I Tell Him - The Velvelettes 
  6. He was Really Saying Something - The Velvelettes

Good Health and The Secret To Recovery

Tune in for today's featured artist, Stevie Wonder. After some old classics, we get into a story about a man's struggles and triumphs in working with high risk youth.

FEATURED SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. Happy Street - Stevie Wonder 
  2. Hi-Heel Sneakers  - Stevie Wonder 
  3. I Call It Pretty Music but the Old People Call It the Blues (Part 1) - Stevie Wonder 
  4. Laughing Boy - Mary Wells
  5. Funny - The Contours
  6. Go Ahead and Laugh - Kim Weston

Mark of the 60s

The 1960s contained hope and failure, innocence and cynicism. It was a decade of extremes, of transformational change and bizarre contrasts: flower children and assassins, idealism and alienation, rebellion and backlash. We get into this revolutionary decade on today's episode of The Danny Daniel Show

FEATURED SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. How Can I - The Spinners
  2. You’ve Got To Change - Sammy Ward
  3. War - The The Temptations
  4. The Stretch - The Contours
  5. That Day When She Needed Me - The Contours
  6. Shake Sherry - The Contours

Love Stories, Good Humor and Good News

Where is the best place to pop the question? In front of a tornado? Well that's what today's love story is all about. Listen to this hidden tale about a 25 year old who swept his wife off her feet before a tornado did. Next, we get into a few humorous stories, and talk about a hidden treasure in Athens, Georgia.

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. Falling in Love with Love - Paula Greer
  2. Contract on Love - Little Stevie Wonder
  3. The Ones Who Really Loves You - Mary Wells
  4. All the Love I Got - The Marvelettes
  5. He Won't Be True (Little Girl Blue) - The Marvelettes
  6. Locking Up My Heart - The Marvelettes

Yes, losing the Superbowl hurts, but lets not forget how far we've come. The Falcons franchise started in 196, and it began when the NFL was thinking of moving the Broncos to Atlanta. Luckily, we ditched the idea and got our own team altogether. After some solid Motown classics, we talk about family dinners, and how important they are. Finally, we finish off with a heartwarming story about fathers.

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. I Remember You - Hank & Carol Diamond
  2. Your Old Standby - Mary Wells
  3. Precious Memories - The Golden Harmoneers
  4. A Thrill Moment - Kim Weston
  5. Love Me All the Way - Kim Weston
  6. Take Me In Yours Arms (Rock Me a Little While) - Kim Weston

Skydiving, Temptations and Living Healthy

We've got a triple set of the Temptations to start off the show, with some interesting trivia about the songs you'll hear. Also, we get into a record-breaking story about skydiving. What's the record? The skydiver was 101 years old! Don't feel bad if you're scared of heights. Just tune in and turn up to another episode of The Danny Daniel Show!

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. Check Yourself - The Temptations
  2. Slow Down Heart - The Temptations
  3. It’s Growing - The Temptations
  4. Bringing In the Gold - Howard Crockett
  5. Uptight - Herman Griffin
  6. Operator - Mary Wells

Patience, Good Intentions, and More Inspired Variety

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The best and most amazing thing about life is that no matter what happens or how hard it may get, or how useless you feel, stay patient. All you need to focus on is doing good even if it maybe the smallest thing like greeting someone with a smile it goes a long way, it can brighten up anyone's day. Patience is always learned the hard way, but Monday's episode mixed with your favorite Motown songs will make it easy!

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. Money (That's What I Want) - Barrett Strong
  2. Yes, No, Maybe So - Barrett Strong
  3. Whirlwind - Mary Wells
  4. You’re My Inspiration - The Creations
  5. Ask the Lonely - Four Tops
  6. I’ll Be Available - Mary Wells

Jimmy Carter, Hank Aaron and Buying too may Groceries

Monday's episode is all about Georgia. We take a look at this week's difference maker, former president "Jimmy Carter". In fact, he was recently photographed on a Delta Airlines flight, where surprised passengers got to meet and take pictures with the 39th President. Later on, we look back on Hank Aaron and the year he brone the home run record.

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show.

  1. A Breathtaking Guy - The Supremes
  2. (You Can) Depend on Me - The Miracles
  3. He’s a Good Guy, (Yes He Is) - The Marvelettes
  4. Jamie - Eddie Holland
  5. Baby Shake - Eddie Holland
  6. I Couldn’t Cry If I Wanted To - Eddie Holland

A Baby Boomer’s Complicated First Kiss

You remember "Spin-the-Bottle", right? Well, Baby Boomer's are the best at that game, and we've got a great story about how these old games always ended with a first kiss.

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. “Give Me A Kiss” - The Hornets
  2. “Throw a Farewell Kiss" - The Velvelettes
  3. “Kiss Me Baby” - Stevie Wonder
  4. “Whisper You Love Me Boy” - Mary Wells
  5. “You Beat Me to the Punch” - Mary Wells
  6. “What's Easy for Two Is Hard for One” - Mary Wells

Ed Sullivan, The Beatles, and Secretarial School

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53 years about, The Beatles swept America, and it was all thanks to one singular night on The Ed Sullivan Show. We take a look back at the fateful day when 73 million Americans gathered around their television sets to see the British invasion unfold! After some classic Motown, we read a story of one woman's experience as a pioneer in secretarial school It's hard to believe that you had to graduate from secretarial school to become a certified secretary, but it paved the way for women today in the professional workplace. 

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. “Baby I Need Your Lovin" - Four Tops
  2. “Ask The Lonely” - Four Tops
  3. "I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie Honey Bunch)” - Four Tops
  4. "Going in Circles” - Friends of Distinction
  5. "Since I Lost My Baby” - The Temptations
  6. “La La La Means I Love You” - Delfonics

Health Tips, Family Heirlooms and the Singe Best Way to Deal with an Embarrassing moment

We all have our share of embarrassing moments from the past. Maybe you went in for a hug only to be met with a handshake, or said something at a dinner party that you wish you didn't say. Well, we've got just the solution for dealing with anymore situations that you're sure to get into in the future. After some more Motown Classics we get into an inspiring story about handmade quilts passed down from generations, and how much family heirlooms can mean to the ones you love.  

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. “Every Little Bit Hurts" - Brenda Hollaway
  2. “Try it Baby” - The Supremes & The Temptations
  3. "You Can Do It” - The Contours
  4. "Walk on the Wild Side” - Marvin Gaye
  5. "Nowhere to Run” - Martha and the Vandellas
  6. “You Gotta Have Love in Your Heart” - The Four Tops

Calling all Listeners! Restaurants, Food Trucks and the Five and Dime

Calling all listeners! This episode of The Danny Daniel Show gets into the telephone, before your took take it everywhere and take pictures with it. Also, today's difference maker is about our very own Athens, Georgia. The town is home to some of the best local food. We get into the many different restaurants and the food truck trend that is taking the town by storm. 

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. “I'll Call You” by Don McKenzie
  2. “Call on Me” by Four Tops
  3. "Someone to Call My Own” by The Equadors
  4. "Please Mr. Postman" by The Marvelettes
  5. "Twistin’ Postman" by The Marvelettes
  6. “He's a Good Guy (Yes He Is)" ” by The Marvelettes

Best Love Story Films, Baby Boomer Trivia, and Travel Tips

Remember "Casablanca" and "Roman Holiday"? These are just a couple of the greatest love story films we get into today. Also, more Baby Boomer Trivia. Know the name of the First Bond movie? Find out on today's episode!

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. Leavin’ Here by Eddie Holland
  2. I Can’t Get Next to You” by ­The Temptations
  3. "It Takes Two” by Marvin Gaye & Kim Weston
  4. "Cloud Nineby The Temptations
  5. "Higher Ground" by­ Stevie Wonder
  6. Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)” by Marvin Gaye
  7. "Neither One of Us (Wants to Be First to Say Goodbye)" by Gladys Knight & the Pips
  8. "Come and Get These Memoriesby Martha & the Vandellas
  9. "It’s the Same Old Song" by Four Tops

Random Acts of Kindness, Positive Attitudes, and Volunteering

You might think Bubblegum Music is another word for "Pop", but it actually has a unique history and a distinct sounds. We get into this special genre of music just before paying it forward with our weekly Random Acts of Kindness segment. Get some life-fulfilling tips to start your weekend!

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. I Heard It Through the Grapevine by Marvin Gaye
  2. I Second That Emotion” by ­ The Miracles
  3. "Too Busy Thinking About My Baby” by Marvin Gaye
  4. "If You Can Wantby The Miracles
  5. "The Hunter Gets Captured by the Game" by­ The Marvelettes 
  6. Reflections” by ­ The Supremes
  7. "Don’t Mess with Bill" by Marvelettes
  8. "Jimmy Mack" by Martha & the Vandellas

Inspiring People, Inspiring Stories, and All Things Motown

With all the politics and presidential talk going on, why not take a step back from today's controversy and dive into some Motown history. First, we take a look back at Lyndon Johnson, who presided during a good portion of the 60s, when Motown was already the hottest thing. Next, we heard a few golden classic from The Contours and Mary Wells, and finish off with a Good News story about a bus driver/army veteran who makes a special stop on his route, to help some children in need.

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. Hello Stranger” by Barbara Lewis
  2. “Respect” by Aretha Franklin
  3. "Peaceful” by Bert "Jack" Haney & Bruce "Nikiter" Armstrong
  4. "Shake Sherry" by The Contours
  5. "Randy, the Newspaper Boy" by Mary Wells
  6. “Do You Love Me” by Ray Oddis
  7. "Zing Went the Strings of my Heart" by Marvin Gaye
  8. "My Kind of Love " by The Satintones
  9. "You Never Miss a Good Thing" by Eugene Remus

Aretha Franklin, Neuroscience and Wacky World Records

We've got your ticket to some classic Aretha Franklin. The queen of soul is featured on today's show, along with all your other favorite Motown artists. Meanwhile, we get into some wacky world records, and get into a pretty specific subject: The Neuroscience of Music. Turn your brains on and get ready for some Inspired Variety!

FEATURES SONGS:

You'll hear all these great classics, as well as their history and some interesting stories behind the music, during The Danny Daniel Show. Go to our Motown Music page to hear all the great tunes featured on the Danny Daniel show

  1. Cowboys to Girls’ by The Intruders
  2. Going in Circles” by ­Friends of Distinction
  3. "A Change is Gonna Come” by Sam Cooke
  4. "Papa’s Got a Brand New Bagby James Brown
  5. "Under the Boardwalkby­ The Drifters
  6. Think ” by Aretha Franklin
  7. "It’s Your Thing" by The Isley Brothers
  8. "I’m So Proudby The Impressions
  9. "Baby I’m For Real" by The Originals