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  1. The Weekender: Yekwon Sunwoo, SFX Rocks, Haper's Chord and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... this weekend at Pioneer Place. Justin Ploof and the Throwbacks will be performing the songs of James Taylor and Jim Croce. Combined the two singers would chart 25 Top 10 hits and sell over 100 million albums worldwide. Tickets for the show are $28 ...

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  2. Goodyear Packs Its Legacy-Rich Ad With Unseen Footage From Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s FamilyRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 21 | AdWeek

    ... in a truck on the open road, and ends thus too, though the man himself has aged. It's punctuated by a rendition of Jim Croce's iconic "I Got a Name," which was featured in a 1973 biopic of another Nascar driver, Junior Johnson. Jim's son, A.J. Croce ...

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  3. Give Your Kids a Playlist of Your Favorite SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 21 | Lifehacker

    ... its hustlers, the Bowery got its bums. Forty-second Street got big Jim Walker, he a pool-shootin' son of a gun." Jim Croce sang those words in 1972, six years before I was born. They've been burned into my memory for so long that I can't remember ...

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  4. Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he made a choice to 'love' Daytona 500 after father's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | CBS Sports

    ... called "Make a Name" and honors the Earnhardt's long-standing relationship with Goodyear. It's to the tune of the Jim Croce song "I Got A Name'" and is sung by the late singer's son, A.J., and features a young Dale Jr. growing throughout the stages ...

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  5. Dale Earnhardt Jr. says he's 'made peace' with Daytona 500 since his father's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 18 | CBS Sports

    ... called "Make a Name" and honors the Earnhardt's long-standing relationship with Goodyear. It's to the tune of the Jim Croce song "I Got A Name'" and is sung by the late singer's son, A.J., and features a young Dale Jr. growing throughout the stages ...

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  6. Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s new commercial will give you all the Daytona 500 feelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Golf World

    ... his even more iconic father, charting his gradual evolution from son to successor to peer against the backdrop of Jim Croce's "I Got a Name". Is it emotionally manipulative? Yes. Is it designed, first and foremost, to move rubber? Yep. Will it ...

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  7. Goodyear ad with Earnhardt Jr. to debut during Daytona 500Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Tire Business

    ... family, "underscores the power of a name." That is particularly appropriate since the commercial features Jim Croce's "I Got a Name" song, which was released in 1973 on the album of the same name. The song also was the title track of the film "The ...

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  8. Goodyear to honor Earnhardt family in new Daytona 500 commercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Cleveland.com

    Goodyear will unveil its new television ad, featuring Dale Earnhardt Jr., during the Daytona 500 at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18. The minute-long ad highlights the relationship between Goodyear and Earnhardt Jr., introducing the viewer to the tire company's history with the Earnhardt family. It is set to a cover of Jim Croce's "I Got a Name," performed by Croce's son A.J. The original version of the song was used in the 1973 sports biopic "The Last American Hero" about NASCAR driver Junior Johnson.

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  9. What Dale Earnhardt Jr. would tell younger selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | USA Today

    ... I think I worried way too much." The ad nostalgically tells part of the Earnhardt family story, set to the tune of Jim Croce's I Got a Name and covered by his son, A.J. Croce. Earnhardt loves the song and called it "a very odd coincidence" that ...

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  10. First look: Dale Earnhardt Jr., Goodyear commercial celebrates the family legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | AutoWeek

    ... between Goodyear and Earnhardt Jr., and underscores the power of a name. With the commercial set to the late Jim Croce's 1973 hit song "I Got a Name" -- covered by his son, A.J. Croce -- the ad features Goodyear's history with the Earnhardt family. ...

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  11. Just Squeeze MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | All About Jazz

    ... the record is a journey through the heart as it experiences that crazylovely thing called love. Time in a Bottle / Jim Croce; Fried Bananas / Dexter Gordon; My world / Tamuz Nissim; Just Squeeze Me / Duke Ellington, Lee Gains; In the Melody's Shade ...

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  12. Hear Lykke Li Cover Jim Croce's "Time in a Bottle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Spin

    Four years since 2014's I Never Learn , Lykke Li has released a new cover of Jim Croce 's classic You Don't Mess Around with Jim song "Time in a Bottle." Li has been at work recently with the group LIV , which features members Jeff Bhasker, Miike Snow members Andrew Wyatt and Pontus Winnberg, and Bjorn Yttling of Peter Bjorn and John.

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  13. Lykke Li - "Time In A Bottle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Stereogum

    Lately, Lykke Li has been focusing her energy on her Swede-pop supergroup LIV , but she's going solo again to drop off a faintly psychedelic cover of singer-songwriter Jim Croce's 1973 hit "Time In A Bottle."

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  14. A.J. Croce, son of golden-voiced everyman, to bring tour to Franklin TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Williamson Herald

    ... never released. The A.J. Croce Trio will perform at the Franklin Theatre Saturday on Feb. 3 at 8 p.m. His father, Jim Croce, was the golden-voiced everyman, a singer-songwriter-guitarist who died too soon, leaving some of pop music's most beautiful ...

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  15. A.J. Croce to bring 2018 tour to Franklin TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | Williamson Herald

    ... never released. The A.J. Croce Trio will perform at the Franklin Theatre Saturday on Feb. 3 at 8 p.m. His father, Jim Croce, was the golden-voiced everyman, a singer-songwriter-guitarist who died too soon, leaving some of pop music's most beautiful ...

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  16. LANCO, Devin Dawson, Jordan Davis Among 2018's Country Album DebutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | Billboard

    ... Orleans" point to his storytelling abilities, and his conversational phrasing owes a debt to 1970s folk/pop figure Jim Croce . With former Boys Like Girls guitarist Paul DiGiovanni handling production, Davis is able to keep one foot in popular ...

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  17. Saturday Early Show at the Happy 2018 Birthday of Musical Storytelling Genius Jim CroceRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2018 | Aquarius Papers

    January 10 would have been the 75th birthday of one of the greatest singer-songwriters ever to entertain us with fantastic storytelling set to some very catchy tunes! Jim Croce died way too young at the peak of his career. Between 1966 and 1973, Croce released five studio albums and 11 singles, with 5 top ten hits, two of which went all the way to #1.

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  18. A.J. Croce Talks Music Aspirations and What He Has in Common With His FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | Dallas Observer

    The 46-year-old son of late, legendary folk artist Jim Croce will perform live in Arlington for the first time Jan. 19 at Arlington Music Hall. He released his newest album, Just Like Medicine , in August.

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  19. Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Capricorn. They include poet Robinson Jeffers in 1887; musician Ronnie Hawkins in 1935 ; historian Stephen Ambrose in 1936; Olympic decathlon champion Bill Toomey in 1939 ; singer Jim Croce in 1943; singer Frank Sinatra Jr. in 1944; singer-songwriter Rod Stewart in 1945 ; musician Donald Fagen in 1948 ; actor William Sanderson in 1944 ; X-rated film actor Linda Lovelace in 1949; boxer George Foreman in 1949 ; singer Pat Benatar in 1953 ; singer Shawn Colvin in 1956 ; New Zealand screenwriter Fran Walsh in 1959 ; Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, in 1973 ; actor Jemaine Clement in 1974 ; rapper Chris Smith in 1979 ; model Keyshia Ka'oir in 1985 .

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  20. Today In Music History: 12/29/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2017 | WOCL-FM Orlando

    ... by having 10 songs on the Billboard Top 100 at the same time. "Heartbreak Hotel" was the No.1 song of the year. Jim Croce's "Time In A Bottle" hit #1 on this day in 1973. The singer was killed in a plane crash three months earlier. Billy Joel and ...

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