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My Place: References To Smoking

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Courtesy, Joel Najman
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This week on My Place, host Joel Najman plays popular recordings that reference smoking in their lyrics.

Throughout the history of popular music, we can find references to cigarette smoking.

This week on My Place, we'll trace the history of references to smoking in contemporary popular music. I'll play memorable recordings by The Mills Brothers, Otis Redding and Elvis Presley.

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