Raised On RadioRaised on radio


1985
?Gregg Rolie releases his debut, self-titled solo album
?The movie Vision Quest is released to theaters, which includes the new song Only The Young
JanuaryThe single Only The Young is released
January 28Steve Perry takes part in the USA For Africa project, to record vocals for the song "We Are The World."
?The album We Are The World is released. It includes the title song plus an additional song by Steve Perry titled "If Only For The Moment, Girl."
February 2Only The Young hits the Billboard Top 40 and peaks at #9
February 25The Vision Quest soundtrack is released and eventually peaks at #11 on the Billboard Top 40.
?Ross Valory is fired from the band and replaced by Randy Jackson and Street Talk bassist Bob Glaub
?As a result of creative differences Steve Smith is fired from the band and replaced with Street Talk drummer Larrie Londin
July 16The Vision Quest soundtrack reaches platinum status.

1986
April 19The single Be Good To Yourself is released and peaks at #9 on the Billboard Top 40
MayJourney releases the album Raised on Radio
May 10The album, Raised On Radio, enters the Billboard Chart and peaks at #4.
?Raised On Radio tour is delayed and rescheduled in search for a new drummer
JuneThe single Susanne is released
June 23Raised On Radio reaches platinum status.
July 12Susanne hits the Billboard Top 40 and peaks at #17
AugustJourney selects drummer Michael Baird to perform with them on tour and give him three weeks to rehearse
AugustThe single Girl Can't Help It is released
August 23Journey's first performance in three years and the start of their Raised On Radio tour, Calveras County Fairgrounds, Mountain Aire, California
September 20Girl Can't Help It hits the Billboard Top 40 and peaks at #17
DecemberThe single I'll Be Alright Without You is released
?The movie Gung Ho is released to theaters, which includes the song Working Class Man (written by Jonathan Cain and performed by Jimmy Barnes)

1987
January 24I'll Be Alright Without You hits the Billboard Top 40 and peaks at #14
February 1Journey performs their last live concert in Anchorage, Alaska
MarchAt the Bammies Journey wins four awards including Outstanding Group, Outstanding Keyboardist, Outstanding Guitarist, and Outstanding Male Vocalist. Neal and Jonathan performed a few songs during the show. Steve Perry was in attendance, but did not perform. In his place was bassist Randy Jackson, drummer Michael Walden and the new vocalist Michael Bolton
AprilThe single Why Can't This Night Go On Forever is released and peaks at #60 on the Billboard Chart
?Jonathan Cain produces (plays keyboards, and co-wrote songs, co-engineered) Michael Bolton's debut album The Hunger
?Gregg Rolie releases his second solo album, Gringo
?The movie North Shore is released to theaters, which includes the song Happy To Give
?The movie White Water Summer is released to theaters, which includes the song Be Good To Yourself


Last updated: May 26, 1998
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