In this Slate Plus episode for One Year, Hit Parade host Chris Molanphy and One Year producer Evan Chung discuss the music of 1977, from disco to punk to AM radio rock. Chung also discusses the music he’s been programming for this season of One Year, and what songs played a role in some of the history that’s been covered.
Mentioned in this episode:
Love Goes to Buildings on Fire by Will Hermes
Hit Parade’s Bee Gees episode
Hit Parade’s Donna Summers episode
One Year’s 1977 playlist
Production by Chau Tu.
Correction, Aug. 6, 2021: This page originally misspelled Donna Summer’s name.