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The Day The Music Died: The Story Of Don McLean's Iconic Song "American Pie"

Don McLean American Pie

The early 1970s song "American Pie" resides in the Library of Congress National Recording Registry and was named a top-5 song of the 20th Century by the Recording Industry of America. Writer and Performer of the song, Don McClean, joined WNCW to talk about Paramount Plus upcoming documentary on the song, which celebrated its 50th anniversary last year. This Friday Feature first aired on July 15, 2022.

Paul brings you regional news during NPR's Morning Edition from 7 to 9 weekdays, the "Friday Feature" on Fridays and "More to the Story" on Wednesdays. Curating WNCW's Art Break and public service news rounds out his commitment to the communities we serve.