Into the vaults for Bruce Pollock's 1984 conversation with the esteemed bluesman. Hooker talks about transforming a Tony Bennett classic and why you don't have to be sad and lonely to write the blues.
Charlotte was established in the LA punk scene when a freaky girl named Belinda approached her wearing a garbage bag.
Medley looks back on "Unchained Melody" and "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" - his huge hits from the '60s that were later revived in movies.
Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.
His song "Into The Night" is one of the most-played of all time. For Benny, it took him to hell and back.
"Mony Mony." "Crimson and Clover." "Draggin' The Line." The hits kept coming for Tommy James, and in a plot line fit for a movie, his record company was controlled by the mafia.