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Cool Cuts
Thursday June 14th, 2012 with Chris Sharp
Father's Day Special(Father's Day is June 17)

1st set of Cool Cuts Father's Day Special informs us of the positive things dad's can achieve in a family.
Father's Name Was Dad
Fire - Nuggets Vol.2:British Empire and Beyond
Chocolate Cake For Breakfast
Bill Cosby - Bill Cosby Himself(1983)
Color Him Father
The Winstons - Soul Hits Of The Seventies Vol. 1
2nd set articulates how important dads can be to their children's well-being.
My Father
Judy Collins - Who Knows Where The Time Goes(1968)
Only Daddy That'll Walk The Line
Waylon Jennings - Dealin' My Best(1985)
My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Peggy Lee - Black Coffee With Peggy Lee(1956)
Her Daddy's A Millionaire
The Iveys - Maybe Tomorrow(1969)
Set 3 involves father and son relations and comedy relating what some fathers seem to be best at(just don't pull my finger).
Father To Son
Queen - Queen 2(1973)
Son Of The Father
Stray - Time Machine(comp.)
National Lampoon - White Album(1980)
Son Of My Father
Giorgio - Super Hits Of The Seventies Vol. 7
This set involves fathers relating to the younger generation.
Daddy Sang Bass
Johnny Cash - The Best Of Johnny Cash(1976)
Short Haired Fathers
Circus Maximus - Circus Maximus(1967)
Pop Hates The Beatles
Allan Sherman - For Swingin' Livers Only!(1964)
Daddy Frank(The Guitar Man)
Merle Haggard - The Best Of The Best Of Merle Haggard(1972)
Now for some soul takes on fatherhood.
Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
James Brown - The CD of JB(1985)
Papa Was Too
Joe Tex - The Very Best Of Joe Tex(1988)
My Father
Richard Pryor - Richard Pryor's Greatest Hits(1977)
Papa Was A Rollin' Stone
Temptations - Anthology(1980)
Daddy Could Swear I Declare
Gladys Knight and The Pips - Anthology(1980)
In the next set Dad leaves home but the set has a happy ending.
Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast
Wayne Newton - Super Hits Of The 70's Vol. 16
Where's My Daddy?
West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band - Where's My Daddy?(1969)
Daddy's Home
Shep And The Limelites - The Best of Shep And The Limelites(1993)
A Thousand Miles Away
The Heartbeats - "Diner" Soundtrack(1982)
Next set involves difficult relationships between Fathers anf their offspring.
Dad Died On Sunday
The Outsiders - C.Q.(1968)
So Long Dad
Randy Newman - Randy Newman(1969)
Cats In The Cradle
Harry Chapin - Verities & Balderdash(1974)
Ian Hunter - You're Never Alone With A Schizophrenic(1979)
A Boy Named Sue
Johnny Cash - The Best Of Johnny Cash(1976)
One last track is a cover of the Judy Collin's penned song by the brilliant Nina Simone.
My Father
Nina Simone - Baltimore(1978)